WGT Golf News

  • Watch the February Open Championship Tomorrow

    25 Feb 2022

    Live tomorrow! Tune into the WGT Live Series: February Open Championship, featuring ten of WGT's top players from around the globe.

    Players will be competing in head-to-head matchups for a chance to win WGT credits, a spot on the global leaderboard and of course, bragging rights.

    Will MasterHacker74 earn back-to-back championship titles or will a new Live Series champion be named?

    The lineup:

    It’s all happening LIVE tomorrow (2/26) at 9 AM PT/ 12 PM ET on the WGT YouTube channel and WGT Twitch channel. 

  • Support Puppies & Golf with Limited-Edition Balls

    24 Feb 2022

    These popular Callaway Chrome Soft Truvis Dog Paw Golf Balls are sold out in real life, but you can now pick up your very own virtual version in WGT!

    To raise awareness for Puppies & Golf, a registered 501c3 nonprofit founded by Amanda Balionis that advocates for dogs in need of companionship and promotes the many health benefits that dogs provide for people, we're excited to offer these special Chrome Soft Truvis golf balls for a limited time. For every sleeve sold, WGT will donate $1 to the Puppies & Golf charity. 

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    We're PAWsitively certain, you'll fall in love (with the golf balls AND the puppies, that is). 

  • Buy Credits, Get Free TaylorMade Golf Balls Now

    24 Feb 2022

    TaylorMade TP5x Balls could be the difference maker in your next round, purchase WGT Credits now through 2/25 and we’ll add a free sleeve.

    Simply purchase 2,000 or more WGT Credits and you’ll receive a free sleeve of these player-favorite virtual golf balls, featuring 5 layers of TaylorMade technology to add more distance, as well as spin and control, and a slower swing meter.

    Plus, you can use your new credits to upgrade the rest of your virtual equipment or apparel and compete in paid games for even more prizes.

    Note that these free TaylorMade balls will be automatically added to your inventory but not automatically equipped.

    *Special offer when you buy 2,000 or more WGT Credits (2/24/22-2/25/22) and get 3 free TaylorMade TP5x Balls L48+. Valid on one purchase only.

  • March 2022 Game Updates

    23 Feb 2022

    Check out what’s new on WGT today, including sizzling hot apparel from Loudmouth, special edition Callaway golf balls benefitting a good cause and a Showdown for all you lucky ducks!

    Loudmouth Electric Pineapple Pants

    Take a ride on the wild side with tropical Electric Pineapple Pants from Loudmouth. Match these charged-up bottoms with your favorite Loudmouth polo for an extra hot look - any color will do!

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    Lucky Duck Showdown

    Feelin' lucky? Your chance to play (and win!) starts in just a few short weeks. Shake off the dust and get your practice rounds in now, because the Lucky Duck Showdown begins later this month. 

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    Lucky Duck Bucket Hat

    It’s raining good times all month! Pick up the Lucky Duck Bucket Hat in the Pro Shop today to match with the upcoming Showdown.

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    Callaway Truvis Dog Paw Golf Balls


    Play golf and support puppies? Sign me up! 

    These sold-out limited edition Truvis Dog Paw Golf Balls from Callaway were an instant hit in real life and now you can pick up the virtual version to show your support for puppies in need. With each sleeve purchased, WGT will donate $1 to Puppies & Golf, a registered 501c3 nonprofit founded by Amanda Balionis that advocates for dogs in need of companionship and promotes the many health benefits that dogs provide for people. 

    Support Puppies & Golf Today

    WGT Live Series: March Open

    A new Live Series qualifier is going on now! Play in this month’s tournament for a chance to win credits and be featured among WGT’s top players in the live-streamed championship. *The WGT Live Series: March Open runs 2/21-3/12.

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  • 2022 DP World eTour Updates

    22 Feb 2022

    Here's a short update about the current state of the DP World eTour (formerly European eTour).

    Although we were looking forward to kicking off the new season of DP World eTour events in March, the season has unfortunately been delayed. We are working with our partners to put together a new schedule and start date. We will share new details as they become available.

    So, while we are unable to officially announce the new eTour events, we can let you know that we are in the planning process for the upcoming season. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to sharing more news soon. Stay tuned.

  • Jump in! CC Event #170 Starts Now

    17 Feb 2022

    Show off your best drives in CC Event #170, featuring these Taxi Cab Tee Markers and Flags.

    Now through 2/18, play to win these for your country club, and if you’re one of the top 500 clubs you’ll also receive Course Builder currency for Custom Courses. Learn more about Course Builders and Custom Courses here.

    If you’re new to CC Events, there are a few things you should know:

    • CC Events allow WGT Country Clubs to compete against each other for bragging rights and special in-game rewards.

    • The club that earns the most total points from their Clashes wins.

    • When your club enters the event, you’ll be matched with a club of a similar skill level and a timer will keep track of how much play is left in that Clash.

    • Club members from both sides can play as many rounds as they’d like during that time using Club Passes and Superpasses to earn points.

    Each event is made up of Club Clashes that last for 4 hours so be sure to keep playing and keep your eyes on the leaderboard.

    Not in a WGT Country Club yet? Learn more here and join or start your own!

    Did you know… You can earn up to 2X Country Club XP, carry even more CC Passes and generate Passes faster with a WGT Plus or Premier Membership? Purchase a WGT Plus or Premier Membership in the Pro Shop now.

    *CC Event #170 runs 2/17/22-2/18/22 and is open to WGT players on all platforms.

  • Play Your Heart Out in the Lovebird Showdown

    14 Feb 2022

    We hope your aim rivals Cupid’s arrow in the Lovebird Showdown! Play to win exclusive prizes, including an exclusive Lovebird Showdown badge. 

    To begin playing, just log on to WGT Golf (on mobile or desktop) and follow the signs to enter. 

    New to Showdowns? Here’s what you need to know:

    Qualifying Round

    • The qualifying round lasts three days, each day is a new chance to qualify for the elimination round

    • During the qualifying round, the top 50% of the leaderboard advance to the elimination round

    • Players that qualify on day 1 (top 50%) do not need to compete in days 2 or 3 of the qualifying round

    • Players that do not qualify on day 1 can still compete on days 2 or 3 to advance

    Elimination Round

    • The elimination round lasts two days, with players having only one chance to advance to the final round

    • The top 50% of the leaderboard qualifies for the final round

    Final Round

    • The final round lasts two days

    • All players that make it to the final round will win prizes, and higher ranks win bigger prizes!

    Other Things to Know

    • Scoring is based on total strokes, meaning the fewer shots you take to complete your matches, the higher you will rank on the leaderboard

    • Any incomplete or forfeited holes will be scored as bogeys

    Don’t miss your chance to play, going on now on WGT Golf Mobile – or the new WGT for PC or WGT for Mac!

    *The Lovebird Showdown starts 2/14/22. Showdowns are available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and the new WGT for PC/Mac, see full rules for details.

  • Spread Love with a Free Heart Ball Effect

    14 Feb 2022

    February is the month to spend doing the things you love, so why not show your love for golf with a heart ball effect, free when you log in today!

    Log in today (2/14) and receive a free Heart Ball Effect (50 hits), which adds a lovely heart ball trail to your shots.

    Simply log in and play as you normally would and your free Heart Ball Effect will be automatically added to your account. 

    *Free Heart Ball Effect is available today (2/14/22) only. 

  • Play the Big Game Drive for Bonus Rewards!

    13 Feb 2022

    Gear up for the Big Game with a special one-day tournament featuring even BIGGER prizes, going on now! 

    To make this week's tournament even more interesting, we've extended the format to a full 18 holes on Wolf Creek. 

    Play before the game, during the half-time show or after it's all over to receive a free MAX Platinum Vapor Ball. Plus, the top leaderboard scores will also split an 8,000 WGT Credit prize pool - double the normal purse. 

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    *Open to all WGT players on eligible platforms and free to enter. The Gameday Drive: Big Game Edition tournament runs today (2/13/22) only. 

  • Earn Bonus Credits This Weekend

    10 Feb 2022

    Give your golf bag some much-needed love this month by upgrading your equipment twice as fast!

    Start earning 2X WGT Credits when you complete offers found under the “Free Credits” tab on the main menu starting 2/11 through 2/14. With more credits, you’ll be able to upgrade your clubs and equipment even faster. Plus, you can compete in paid games for prizes to earn even more.

    If there are new items you’ve been eyeing or tournaments you’re eager to play in, now’s your chance to earn those bonus credits.

    *Free WGT Credit promo runs 2/11/22-2/14/22 on WGT golf mobile.

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