WGT Golf News

  • ⚡ Flash Sale! Special Edition Livestream Picks

    18 Sep 2021

    This weekend, we’re giving you 20% off select clubs used by WGT’s top players in the Match Play Challenge at Oakmont Championship! Plus, we’ve included a few of our own favorite selections for good measure.

    This Flash Sale includes:

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    Plus, be sure to watch the live-streamed Match Play Challenge at Oakmont Championship on Twitch today at 9 AM PST.

    *This Flash Sale runs 9/18/21-9/19/21 and is open to all WGT players on eligible platforms. Flash Sale is for clubs up to level 80.

  • LIVE Tomorrow! Match Play Challenge at Oakmont

    17 Sep 2021

    Start your weekend with WGT by watching the USGA Match Play Challenge at Oakmont livestream, happening tomorrow!

    This is the third championship event of the USGA eSports Grand Slam Series Presented by Lexus and features 4 of WGT’s top players battling it out.

    Tune in to see which of these players will be named the Match Play Challenge at Oakmont winner.

    The lineup:

    BlaisAlex - CAN

    JSmithers - US

    ECC370 - CAN

    fmagnets - UK

    The winner of this live event will receive a $1,000 pre-paid gift card, a $500 USGAShop.com card and other prizes.

    It’s all happening on Twitch at 9 AM PT/12 PM ET.

    Plus, be sure to stay tuned for the fourth qualifier of the USGA eSports Grand Slam, starting soon! 

  • Listen Up! CC Event #159 is Live

    16 Sep 2021

    Don’t blow your chance to win these Whistle Tee Markers and Flags in CC Event #159.

    Now through 9/17, 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.

    Join the Fun

    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.

  • Brand New Winner’s Circle Starts Now

    11 Sep 2021

    Feeling confident? Put your accuracy to the test in Winner’s Circle, going on now.

    To play, land your ball in the hole or in one of the colored rings surrounding the cup using special Winner's Circle clubs.

    If you land your ball in one of the rings you’ll win prize chests, which include items like apparel packs, sleeves of golf balls and more. Each prize chest is coordinated to match a ring of the same color on the green. 

    If you’re new to Winner’s Circle, here’s what you should know:

    • All players will use the same exclusive Winner’s Circle-branded club set

    • The hole, pin placement, green speed and wind rating will not change from one shot to the next, however you may see slight wind direction and wind speed changes

    • If the timer expires before you take your shot, that shot will be lost

    • Winner's Circle is a limited-time event, so any remaining shots will stay in your inventory and can be used in future events (*excludes free shots that are only available during that event)

    Good Luck!

    *Winner’s Circle runs 9/11/21-9/17/21 and is open to all WGT players on eligible platforms.

  • BONUS! Special Winner's Circle Raffle

    11 Sep 2021

    We're taking the Weekend Raffle to the next level. Play in this week's Winner's Circle event and you'll be automatically entered to win - it's really that simple! 

    Here’s how it works:

    • Take your free shot in the Winner's Circle event to earn an entry into our special Winner's Circle raffle

    • Once time expires, 10 winners will be randomly selected.

    • Prizes include 1,000 WGT credits and 2 Platinum apparel packs.

    Winners will receive prizes in their WGT inbox on 9/16/21. 

    There’s no limit to how many entries you can earn, so keep playing for the best chance to win!

    *This Winner's Circle Raffle event runs 9/11/21-9/16/21 and is open to all WGT players on eligible platforms. 

  • Bottoms Up! Free Beer Ball Effect, XP Boost Today

    09 Sep 2021

    Raise the bar with a Beer Ball Effect and XP Ultra Boost - free when you purchase WGT Credits today!

    Simply purchase 1,000 or more WGT Credits and you'll get a free XP Ultra Boost (giving you +40% XP) that lasts for 3 days and a free Beer Ball Effect (500 hits).

    Your XP Boost will take effect immediately once added to your account so you can start earning extra XP right away! And, you can use your new credits to upgrade your virtual equipment and apparel and compete in paid games for prizes.

    Buy Credits Now

    To turn ball effects on or off, click the ball icon below your swing meter.

    *Promo available 9/9/21-9/10/21, get one free XP Ultra Boost (3 days) and Beer Ball Effect (500 hits) when you buy 1,000 or more WGT Credits. 

  • Play to Win $10K in the European eTour

    07 Sep 2021

    The next qualifier of the European eTour is going on now, which means you have a brand new chance to win your part of the $10K prize pool. 

    This is the fifth qualifier of the 2021 European eTour series, where the top 8 qualifiers will go on to compete LIVE next month. 

    Play Today

    To maximize competition, players will use the same set of clubs for both the qualifier and live-streamed championship. The winner of this event will also play in the Global Finals, where the 5 qualifier event winners will compete for a $50k total purse prize.

    *The European eTour: Nedbank Golf Challenge runs 9/6/21-10/3/21. See rules for eligibility and full details.

  • Showdown Rush is LIVE for Labor Day Weekend

    04 Sep 2021

    Cure your blues with a brand new Showdown Rush - running now through Labor Day. 

    Here are the rules for this Showdown Rush event: 

    Qualifying Round

    • The qualifying round lasts one day (rather than three days as in classic Showdown events) 

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

    Elimination Round

    • The elimination round lasts one day, 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 last one day

    • 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, WGT for PC or WGT for Mac!

    Play Now

    *Showdown Rush runs 9/4/21-9/6/21. Showdown Rush is available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and the new WGT for PC/Mac, see full rules for details.

  • Labor Day Weekend: Earn 2x WGT Credits

    03 Sep 2021

    How would you spend your free credits?

    This long weekend, earn 2X WGT Credits when you complete offers found under the “Free Credits” tab in the main menu. You can use those extra credits to purchase new equipment and apparel or compete in paid games for prizes! 

    Offer Ends 9/6/21

    *Free WGT Credit promo runs 9/3/21-9/6/21 on WGT golf mobile.

  • Good Fortune Awaits in CC Event #158

    02 Sep 2021

    Need golf (or life) advice? CC Event #158 might have your answers. And from the looks of it, your future is looking bright! 

    Now through 9/3, play to win these Magic 8 Ball Tee Markers and Flags for your country club. 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.

    Join the Fun

    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.

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