PGA of America

Timeline of Events

  • March 27, 2020

  • March 26, 2020

    • U.S. Open becomes the third major championship to be postponed.
  • March 24, 2020

    • 2020 Tokyo Olympics officially postponed due to Coronavirus outbreak.
  • March 23, 2020

    • PGA of America announces there have been no changes made to the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship schedule, set for June 23-28.
    • White House postpones ceremony for Annika Sorenstam, Gary Player.
    • Golf Canada CEO urges golfers to stay at home during pandemic.
    • Executive Order closes Winged Foot, halts U.S. Open preparations indefinitely.
    • Palm Beach County golf courses expected to close by the end of the week.
  • March 20, 2020

    • LPGA announces new dates for the 2020 ANA Inspiration.
    • LPGA postpones three additional events.
  • March 18, 2020

    • PGA Tour Latinoamerica golfer becomes first known player to test positive for Coronavirus. 
  • March 17, 2020

    • PGA of America postpones the 2020 PGA Championship.
    • PGA of America releases statement on the 2020 KitchenAid Senior PGA.
    • PGA of America and Ryder Cup USA confirm reports that changing 2020 Ryder Cup dates are inaccurate.
    • PGA Jr. League gives an update on COVID-19.
    • The PGA Tour cancels four additional events.
    • The USGA cancels it’s first two championships.
    • Topgolf closes all locations across the United States.
  • March 16, 2020

    • Augusta National closing to Coronavirus, sources confirm to Golf Digest.
    • PGA of America follows NCAA mandates and cancels the PGA WORKS Collegiate Championship.
    • PGA of America postpones 2020 PGA Professional Championship.
  • March 15, 2020

  • March 13, 2020

    • Augusta National postpones 2020 Masters, Augusta National Women’s Amateur and Drive, Chip and Putt.
    • The USGA announces it has not made any decisions to alter its championship schedule.
  • March 12, 2020

    • NCAA cancels all remaining winter and spring championships, which includes men’s and women’s golf.
    • PGA TOUR cancels THE PLAYERS and upcoming PGA Tour events.
    • LPGA postpones the Volvik Founders Cup and the first Major of the season, the ANA Inspiration.
  • March 11, 2020

    • European Tour cancels the Hero Indian Open, which becomes the fourth tournament to be cancelled or postponed by the tour.
  • March 6, 2020

  • February 10, 2020

    • LPGA cancels two tournaments in Asia due to coronavirus concerns.