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  • Get Free XP and a 🔥 Ball Effect Today

    13 Aug 2020

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    Level up with free XP Ultra Boost and add a FIRE ball effect to your game today! 

    Now through 8/14, you’ll get a free XP Ultra Boost (giving you +40% XP) that lasts for 3 days and a free Fireball Effect (500 hits) when you buy 1,000 or more WGT Credits.

    XP (experience points) help you level up faster, unlocking new equipment and features.

    Get Free XP Boost

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

    To turn ball effects on/off, just click the magic wand icon (on web) or tap the ball (below your swing meter on mobile, PC or Mac).

    *Promo available through 8/14/20, get one free XP Ultra Boost (3 days) and Fireball Effects (500 hits) when you buy 1,000 WGT Credits or more.

  • Justin Rose, Graeme McDowell Return to WGT

    10 Aug 2020

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    Justin Rose and Graeme McDowell are facing off on WGT in the first-ever e-Open Exhibition Match, presented by Mastercard.

    Live this Wednesday (8/12) at 4:00 PM ET, pro golfers Justin Rose and Graeme McDowell will go head-to-head in a rematch, this time at Royal St. George's on WGT. This event will be hosted by Andrew Cotter, and streaming live on these channels:

     

     

    Get in on the action! You can join in by playing The e-Open Qualifying tournament going on now, featuring a grand prize trip to The 149th Open in 2021 and other #Priceless rewards.*

    Play Free Now

    *The e-Open Qualifying tournament runs through 8/23/20, is free to enter and open to all WGT players on eligible platforms. See rules for details and prize eligibility.

  • Aloha! 😎🌴New Showdown Starts Today

    10 Aug 2020

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    Squeeze in one last summer vacation in the Aloha Showdown - starting today.

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

    Here are the rules for the Aloha Showdown:

    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!

    Play Now

    Aloha Showdown starts 8/10/20. Showdowns are available to all WGT players on WGT Golf Mobile and the new WGT for PC/Mac, see full rules for details.

  • Free Rentals All Weekend

    08 Aug 2020

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    Try out any virtual club for free during this weekend's free rental promo!

    If you’re looking to improve your overall game or just change it up, testing out free clubs is the best way to get a feel for what suits your style the most.

    Head over to the Pro Shop now to take advantage of this two-day promo.

    Rent Free Clubs

    As an added bonus, if you find a club (or a few) that you enjoy, you can purchase those clubs at a discount when the rental expires.

    To take advantage of free rentals, just find the club you want in the Pro Shop, click the RENT or TRY ME button and it's yours free for 24 hours.

    •You can rent as many clubs as you want for free during the promo (8/8-8/9/20)

  • Play Around in CC Event #131 🤡

    06 Aug 2020

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    Take your club to the carnival in CC Event #131, featuring these bumper car tee markers and flags! 

    Play now through Fri, 8/7 to win these new tee markers and flags, plus the top 500 clubs will also receive Course Builder currency for custom courses.

    Don’t know what Course Builders and custom courses are all about? Learn more here.

    Play Now

    PS, 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? Upgrade now and the benefits last for an entire year!

    CC Event #131 runs 8/6-8/7 with multiple 4-hour Clashes, so be sure to play as many games as you can for your club and keep your eyes on the leaderboard.

    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!

    Here’s how it works: Each event is made up of Club Clashes which last for a limited amount of time (usually a few hours). When your club enters the event, you’ll be matched with a similar skill level club. Start playing! 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.

    Learn more about CC Events and Club Clashes. 

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

  • Play the American Airlines® & Mastercard® Pebble Beach® Challenge

    01 Aug 2020

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    Calling all American Airlines AAdvantage® Mastercard® credit card holders!

    Starting 8/1Mastercard, American Airlines and WGT are bringing the spectacular seaside views, rolling fairways, gorgeous dunescapes, and majestic Monterey Pines of Pebble Beach Golf Links® to your fingertips.

    Enter the American Airlines® & Mastercard® Pebble Beach® Challenge for a chance to win 200,000 AAdvantage® miles. Play as many times as you want before 8/31, plus all cardholders that enter will also receive a free Mastercard branded virtual golf ball.

    Play Free

    To play, use the first six digits of your American Airlines AAdvantage® Mastercard® credit card on the tournament page. 

    *No Purchase Necessary. Open to existing American Airlines AAdvantage® Mastercard cardholders 18+. Ends 8/31/20. Void where prohibited. For official rules and complete details, go to wgt.com/aamc.

     

  • 2020 WGT Live Series - Season Finale

    31 Jul 2020

     

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    Play in the August Open now, the final event of the 2020 WGT Live Series season!

    Just as in past events, the top 10 players on the leaderboard will earn a spot to compete in the live broadcast on 8/29. Plus, the top 70 leaderboard scores will also split a total purse of 20,000 WGT Credits.

    Enter Now 

    The live-streamed finale will be broadcast on the WGT YouTube and Twitch channels. You can also see past Live Series events, featuring several of WGT’s top players!

    *WGT Live Series is open to residents of all countries. See tournament details for official rules. 

  • Free Titleist Balls Today

    30 Jul 2020

    Get 3 free Titleist Balls when you buy 2,000 or more WGT Credits - now through 7/31! 

    These popular Titleist Pro V1x Vapor Balls (L0+) feature an added vapor trail makes all your shots easier to track. You can use your WGT Credits to upgrade your virtual equipment and apparel, and compete in paid games for prizes.

    Get Free Titleist Balls

    Note that these free Titleist balls will be automatically added to your inventory but not automatically equipped. To use them, just open your Equipment and equip them from your inventory.

    *Special offer for players that buy 2,000 or more WGT Credits now through 7/31/20, get 3 free Titleist Pro V1x Vapor Balls (L0+). Valid on ONE 2,000 or more WGT Credit purchase only.

  • August 2020 Game Updates

    29 Jul 2020

     

    Improve your precision and control on the green with the latest Odyssey putters! Plus, new apparel coming soon to WGT mobile and desktop, and see the tournaments that are going on this month.

    Odyssey Putters

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    Designed for optimal performance, these Odyssey putters are great upgrades for leveling-up and seasoned WGT players.

    Take advantage of the slower swing meter to help improve your precision and accuracy on the green.

    See all three new putters available now:

    • Odyssey Stroke Lab Black Ten Putter - unlocking at levels 10, 40 and 74

    • Odyssey Triple Track 2-Ball Putter - unlocking at levels 19 and 59

    • Odyssey Toulon Las Vegas Putter - unlocking at level 62

    See in Pro Shop

    The e-Open

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    Compete in The e-Open, presented by Mastercard, for your chance to win an all-expenses paid trip to The 149th Open in 2021!

    The e-Open Qualifying tournament is running in collaboration with The R&A and Mastercard, and everyone who enters will receive a free Mastercard branded ball just for playing.

    Post your best score before 8/23 to qualify for the bracket round.

    Play Now

    European eTour: BMW PGA Championship 

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    What would you do with an extra $10K? 

    Test your skills in the latest European eTour Qualifier for your chance to win $10,000 USD and a trip to the global finals!

    In case you missed any previous events, you can watch all the live streamed European eTour events here.

    Play Now

    WGT Live Series: 2020 Season Finale

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    The first season of the WGT Live Series concludes with the August Open.

    The qualifier tournament starts 7/31, so be sure to post your best score to earn a spot in the live streamed championship on 8/29 featuring the top 10 on the leaderboard!

    More Information

  • Hit it Out of the Water in CC Event #130 ⚓︎

    23 Jul 2020

    Stay put because CC Event #130 starts now, featuring these anchor tee markers and flags.

    Play now through Fri, 7/24 to win these new tee markers and flags, plus the top 500 clubs will also receive Course Builder currency for custom courses.

    Don’t know what Course Builders and custom courses are all about? Learn more here.

    Play Now

    PS, 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? Upgrade now and the benefits last for an entire year!

    CC Event #130 runs 7/23-7/24 with multiple 4-hour Clashes, so be sure to play as many games as you can for your club and keep your eyes on the leaderboard.

    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!

    Here’s how it works: Each event is made up of Club Clashes which last for a limited amount of time (usually a few hours). When your club enters the event, you’ll be matched with a similar skill level club. Start playing! 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.

    Learn more about CC Events and Club Clashes 

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

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