23110 PGA/USGA Rules Workshop – Honolulu, HI

Event Details

January 24, 2023-January 27, 2023

Location

Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach
2490 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815

Registration Deadline

January 10, 2023

Start Time

8:00 AM

End Time

5:00 PM

72 Seats Available

Instructors

Ryan Farb

USGA Instructor

Ted Antonopoulos

PGA Instructor

Kelsey Solan

USGA Coordinator

 

Sessions

Day 1:

Registration begins at 7:15 a.m.

Session: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Reception: 5-6:30 p.m.

Day 2:

Session: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Day 3:

Session: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Day 4:

Optional Exam: 7:45 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

PGA/USGA Workshop Description

  • Three-day workshop
  • Access to either the 100-Question or 80-Question Exam on the morning of the fourth day (or online on a date you select from the exam schedule, available here.)
  • Access to the Virtual Rules School video recordings

Attendance

  • Be sure to sign in on the official class roster at the start of all morning and afternoon sessions each of the first three days.
  • PGA of America members must enter their PGA eight-digit member number next to their name on the attendance roster and attend the workshop in its entirety to be credited with 24 Member Service Requirement hours. No partial credit is given by the PGA of America.

Dress Code

Business  casual recommended. Please no blue jeans, sweatpants or t-shirts.

Room Rate

  • $265/night – a limited block of rooms is being held for workshop attendees at this rate. If you intend to stay at this hotel during the workshop, it is strongly recommended you make your reservation a soon as possible. If all rooms in the block become reserved, additional rooms may not be available at this or a higher rate. On December 23, 2022, any unreserved rooms will be released back into hotel inventory.
  • After you’ve registered for this event, come back here to book online:

Nearby Airports

  • Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) – 9 miles away
  • Please call your hotel for local shuttle services to and from airports. Transportation from local airports to the hotel is not provided.

Breakfast and Refreshments

A complimentary continental breakfast, including at least one hot item, will be provided each morning starting by 7:10 a.m. During scheduled breaks, complimentary coffee, tea, water and soft drinks will be provided.

Expenses

You are responsible for the cost of your transportation, lodging, and incidental expenses. Additionally, you are responsible for all your food and beverage expenses, except as otherwise detailed above.

About Your Instructors

Ryan Farb, USGA

Ryan joined the USGA in April of 2021 and is currently the Manager, Rules – Technology, Content & Education where his focus is on Rules education, including Rules Workshops. Prior to joining the USGA, Ryan worked in various roles for the Northern California Golf Association for nearly 14 years, most recently as the Director of Rules & Competitions, served as a consulting member on the USGA Amateur Status Committee and as a Rules Committee member for the Pac-12 Championship, NCAA Championship and numerous USGA Championships including the U.S. Open, U.S. Senior Open and U.S. Amateur. Ryan has competed in one USGA championship and graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Latin and Classical Culture.

Ted Antonopoulos, PGA

Ted Antonopoulos is currently a Vice Chairman of the PGA of America Rules Committee. He also serves as a USGA Volunteer Committee Member. A 40-year PGA Member Professional, Ted is now the Honorary Golf Professional at Mayacama Golf Club in Sonoma County, California. He is an active Rules Official, working an average of 12 to 15 tournaments and championships each year, including those conducted by the USGA, NCGA, NCAA, The Masters Tournament, The PGA Championship, KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, The Ryder Cup and The Solheim Cup Matches. This will be his 6th season as a PGA/USGA Rules of Golf Workshop Instructor.

Kelsey Solan, USGA

Kelsey joined the USGA in August 2016 as a Rules of Golf Associate. She currently serves as Manager, Rules – Technology, Content & Education, where she assists with digital engagement on the Rules. Prior to joining the USGA, Kelsey graduated from James Madison University with a degree in integrated science and technology, in addition to being a four-year letter winner on the Women’s Golf team.

Workshop Cost

$500.00

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