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Follow-up Q&A with Will Robins

December, 7th 2022
If you missed the seminar with Will Robin's presentation "From Burnout to Balance in 12-weeks" How to Double Your Hourly Income and Guarantee 25% Off Your Players' Handicap While Working 40% Less. Please click on the webinar recording button. During this training with Will Robins, PGA, he proved methods to leverage business success while transitioning players into results-based group coaching.

If you have any questions about the follow-up Q&A with Will Robin please email Ashley Easterday at aeasterday@pgahq.com

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On behalf of the Western New York Section we hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving. Enjoy your time with family and friends! 🍁🦃 ... See MoreSee Less

On behalf of the Western New York Section we hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving. Enjoy your time with family and friends! 🍁🦃

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Happy Thanksgiving to all!

Thanks and right back at you all😎👍👏

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On behalf of the Western New York PGA, we wish the best of luck to Anthony Schiro and Austin Smith at the 46th NCR Assistants Championship! Schiro's tee time is at 11:40am on hole #10 and Smith's tee time is at 12:50pm on hole #1.

Click the link to see the leaderboard: 22asst.golfgenius.com/pages/8754913578370218081
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On behalf of the Western New York PGA, we wish the best of luck to Anthony Schiro and Austin Smith at the 46th NCR Assistants Championship! Schiros tee time is at 11:40am on hole #10 and Smiths tee time is at 12:50pm on hole #1.

Click the link to see the leaderboard: https://22asst.golfgenius.com/pages/8754913578370218081

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Good luck 👍

Keep your heads down he he😎🏌️🏌️🏌️🏌️🏌️🏌️🏌️

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Congratulations to David Patronik, of Woods to Wedges, for claiming the title of 2022 Club Car Hole-In-One Shootout Champion!
Thank you to all who participated in the Club Car Hole-In-One Club this year, we look forward to continuing to offer this awesome opportunity in 2023.
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Congratulations to David Patronik, of Woods to Wedges, for claiming the title of 2022 Club Car Hole-In-One Shootout Champion!
Thank you to all who participated in the Club Car Hole-In-One Club this year, we look forward to continuing to offer this awesome opportunity in 2023.

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Thank you very much to Club Car for their sponsorship of the season long event and to the entire WNYPGA staff for their hard work and dedication! Thank you all! 👍

Congratulations David

Congrats pro !

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Congratulations to the Senior team for winning the Senior-Junior Cup Matches! The Juniors put up a good fight while the Seniors pulled ahead winning 13-11! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to the Senior team for winning the Senior-Junior Cup Matches! The Juniors put up a good fight while the Seniors pulled ahead winning 13-11!Image attachment
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Western New York PGA

Special Announcement! Our 2022 WNYPGA Player Year are the following 2022 WNYPGA Women’s Player of the Year Award: Lauren Tallman, PGA Ravenwood Golf Club
2022 WNYPGA Player of the Year Award: Rob Krajewski, PGA Glen Oak Golf Club
2022 WNYPGA Senior of the Year Award: Kirk Stauffer, PGA Chautauqua Golf Club
2022 WNYPGA Assistant Player of the Year: Nick Palladino Craig Burn Golf Club . Congratulations!
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Special Announcement! Our 2022 WNYPGA Player Year are the following 2022 WNYPGA Women’s Player of the Year Award: Lauren Tallman, PGA Ravenwood Golf Club
2022 WNYPGA Player of the Year Award: Rob Krajewski, PGA Glen Oak Golf Club
2022 WNYPGA Senior of the Year Award: Kirk Stauffer, PGA  Chautauqua Golf Club
2022 WNYPGA Assistant Player of the Year: Nick Palladino Craig Burn Golf Club . Congratulations!Image attachmentImage attachment+2Image attachment

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Congratulations Lauren Tallman! Well deserved!!! 👏

Congratulations!!

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2 months ago
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Our Senior-Junior Cup Matches are now under way! After the first round of Foursome matches, the senior and junior teams are tied up at 3 a piece! ... See MoreSee Less

Our Senior-Junior Cup Matches are now under way! After the first round of Foursome matches, the senior and junior teams are tied up at 3 a piece!Image attachmentImage attachment+3Image attachment
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Western New York PGA

Today is Awards Night ! We will celebrating all the recipients that were highlighted these past few days. Our last recipients are Mike Kiel, PGA Midvale Country Club receiving Golf Professional of the Year and Rob Horak, PGA Midvale Country Club 2022 Hall of Fame Inductee WNYPGA. Congratulations! ... See MoreSee Less

Today is Awards Night ! We will celebrating all the recipients that were highlighted these past few days. Our last recipients are Mike Kiel, PGA Midvale Country Club receiving Golf Professional of the Year and Rob Horak, PGA Midvale Country  Club 2022 Hall of Fame Inductee WNYPGA. Congratulations!Image attachmentImage attachment

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Congratulations to all award winners. We'll deserved!

Congratulations Mike and Rob.

Congratulations to you both

Congrats Gents!

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1 day left till the WNYPGA Awards, Our Champions of the season ! WNYPGA  Section Champion Jon Hoecker,PGA Brook Lea Country Club , WNYPGA Assistant Champion David Patronik Woods To Wedges,WNYPGA Senior Champion Kirk Stauffer, PGA Chautauqua Golf Club, WNYPGA Super Senior Champion James Edmister, PGA The Golf Club at Blue Heron Hills, WNYPGA Classic Senior Champion Charlies Cross, PGA Canandaigua Country Club, and Match Play Champion Rob Krajewski, PGA Glen Oak Golf Club. Congratulations ! ... See MoreSee Less

1 day left till the WNYPGA Awards, Our Champions of the season ! WNYPGA  Section Champion Jon Hoecker,PGA Brook Lea Country Club , WNYPGA Assistant Champion David Patronik Woods To Wedges,WNYPGA Senior Champion Kirk Stauffer, PGA Chautauqua Golf Club, WNYPGA Super Senior Champion James Edmister, PGA The Golf Club at Blue Heron Hills, WNYPGA Classic Senior Champion Charlies Cross, PGA Canandaigua Country Club, and Match Play Champion Rob Krajewski, PGA Glen Oak Golf Club. Congratulations !Image attachmentImage attachment+4Image attachment

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Congratulations to all!

Congratulations to all the award winners!

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2 months ago
Western New York PGA

Mark your calendars for The National Day of PGA Hope from October 11th through November 11th! Money raised will be sent straight to PGA Hope, this will also be launching next Thursday, the 11th so stay tuned!!!

If any questions arise, please email Taylor Hunter at thunter@pgahq.com
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Mark your calendars for The National Day of PGA Hope from October 11th through November 11th! Money raised will be sent straight to PGA Hope, this will also be launching next Thursday, the 11th so stay tuned!!!

If any questions arise, please email Taylor Hunter at thunter@pgahq.com
2 months ago
Western New York PGA

4 more days left till the 2022 WNYPGA Awards! Congratulations to our 2022 Assistant Professional of the Year and Youth Player Development Award recipient Anthony Schiro from Glen Oak Golf Club! ... See MoreSee Less

4 more days left till the 2022 WNYPGA Awards! Congratulations to our 2022 Assistant Professional of the Year and Youth Player Development Award recipient Anthony Schiro from Glen Oak Golf Club!Image attachmentImage attachment

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Congratulations!

Great stuff Anthony 👍

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On behalf of the Western New York Section we hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving. Enjoy your time with family and friends! 🍁🦃 ...

On behalf of the Western New York PGA, we wish the best of luck to Anthony Schiro and Austin Smith at the 46th NCR Assistants Championship! Schiro's tee time is at 11:40am on hole #10 and Smith's tee time is at 12:50pm on hole #1.
Click the link to see the leaderboard: https://22asst.golfgenius.com/pages/8754913578370218081
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Congratulations to David Patronik, of Woods to Wedges, for claiming the title of 2022 Club Car Hole-In-One Shootout Champion!
Thank you to all who participated in the Club Car Hole-In-One Club this year, we look forward to continuing to offer this awesome opportunity in 2023.
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We are starting a Halloween Costume Competition!! Send in your costumes starting today all the way up until midnight of Halloween night for a chance to win a Wegmans gift card!!

To enter into our competition you MUST like this post, follow our page, and DM us your costume!

The drawing for the winner will be on November 1st!
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Congratulations to Rob Krajewski and Anthony Schiro for being the Winning team at the Pro-Assistant Championship!!! It was a little cold but they still dominated!! Huge thanks to Transit Valley Country Club’s staff and PGA Professional, Johnathan Decker, for helping this event run smoothly!! ...

Congratulations to Kirk Stauffer for winning the WNYPGA Senior Championship for the 4th time in a row!! Thanks to all who came out and played the past two days. Also a special thanks to Niagara Frontier Golf Clubs PGA Professional, Dan Antonucci for a great golf experience the past two days! ...

Another congratulations to Paul Sanders for making a hole in one on the second round of the Section Championship on hole 15. Paul used an 8 iron from 145 yards. Great job Paul! ...

Congratulations to Jon Hoecker for being our WNYPGA Section Champion! Jon had a combined +3 to take first place over two rounds at Oak Hill Country Club with a Section Championship Win in each decade since he has started participating. Another congratulations to Jon, Stephen Kerr, and Neil Reidy for qualifying for the PGA Professional Championship in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico. Special thanks to Oak Hill Country Club staff and members for hosting our event. ...

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