23119 PGA/USGA Rules Workshop – Minneapolis, MN

Event Details

March 24, 2023-March 27, 2023

Location

Sheraton Minneapolis West
12201 Ridgedale Drive
Minnetonka, MN 55305

Registration Deadline

March 12, 2023

Start Time

8:00 AM

End Time

5:00 PM

88 Seats Available

Instructors

Kelsey Solan

USGA Instructor

Jeff Kiddie

PGA Instructor

Jake Miller

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

  • $119/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 February 23, 2023 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

  • Minneapolis−Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) – 20 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

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.

Jeff Kiddie, PGA

Jeff has been a member of the PGA of America Rules Committee for nine Years. He has worked the 2016, 2017, 2019 and 2022 PGA Championships, the 2018 & 2020 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship as well as the 2020 Ryder Cup Matches.  Jeff has been an instructor for PGA/USGA Rules of Golf Workshops for the past four years and has also coordinated four times.  Jeff has been the Head Golf Professional at Aronimink Golf Club for 15 years. 

Jake Miller, USGA

Jake Miller is currently the Midwest Regional Affairs Director for the USGA.  Jake began with the USGA in May 2022.  He served as the Executive Director and Director of Rules & Competitions for the Utah Golf Association over the past nine years.  He has refereed at numerous USGA, collegiate, state and regional championships and served on the Men’s PAC12 Rules Committee since 2016.  This will be his 1st season as a PGA/USGA Rules of Golf Workshop Instructor.

Workshop Cost

$500.00

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