IGA / PGA Rules Workshop 2017-04-17T11:56:29+00:00

Registration Deadline Is Thursday, September 27th at 4:00 P.M.

General Public Welcome To Attend!


The Iowa Golf Association and Iowa PGA Section are teaming up to bring you a one-day Rules of Golf Workshop at Riverside Casino and Golf Resort on Tuesday, October 2nd.  Registration fee is only $35 and includes lunch and refreshments throughout the day.  The workshop will run from 9:00 A.M. until 3:30 P.M. and will be held in the event center portion of Riverside Casino and Golf Resort.

PGA Members will receive six MSR Education credits for attending this event.

Brad Gregory, PGA Master Professional, and member of the PGA of America Rules Committee will present along with Chad Pitts, Assistant Executive Director of the Iowa Golf Association.

Brad Gregory Bio

Brad Gregory is a PGA Master Professional and was the Head Golf Professional at the Red Carpet Golf Club in Waterloo, Iowa from 1981-2000. He currently resides in Show Low, AZ.

In 1998 Gregory was appointed to the PGA of America Rules Committee and is currently the junior co-chairman of this Committee. Gregory has served as a Rules Official in over 30 major Championships including the PGA Championship, British Open, Masters Tournament, PGA Sr. Championship, US Sr. Open. He has served as a referee in three previous Ryder Cup Matches with Medinah being his fourth.

Gregory is the Director of Rules for the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship and he also serves on the USGA’s Amateur Public Links Committee.

He has instructed over 20 PGA/USGA Rules of Golf workshops along with many PGA Section and NCAA Rules seminars.

Chad Pitts Bio

Chad Pitts is the Assistant Executive Director of the Iowa Golf Association. He started with the IGA as a P.J. Boatwright intern in 2002.

Chad has been a rules official at many IGA Championships, USGA Qualifiers and collegiate events. He has served as an official at the Men’s Big 12 Championship, NAIA Men’s National Championship, NCAA Division III Women’s National Championship and NCAA Men’s Division II Super Regional. He has worked the past three USGA Men’s State Team Championships and will serve as the Official-In-Charge of the 2013 Big 12 Women’s Conference Championship.

Chad has attended five USGA/PGA four-day rules seminars during his time with the IGA. He instructs multiple rules seminars each year for high school, collegiate and interested golfers.

Brad and Chad will highlight the following rules during this workshop and will also provide entertaining stories and examples of rules infractions.

Rule 6 – The Player
Rule 33 – The Committee
Rule 13 – Ball Played As It Lies
Rule 18 – Ball At Rest Moved
Rule 20 – Lifting, Dropping And Placing; Playing From Wrong Place

Brad will be officiating at the 2013 Ryder Cup in Chicago the week prior to this workshop and will have some entertaining comments about this year’s rivalry.

Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to hear from two great rules officials, Brad Gregory and Chad Pitts on October 2nd.  Register now with the button below!


Registration Deadline Is Thursday, September 27th at 4:00 P.M.

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