Aoki named JGTO chairman

/ Mar 4, 2016

Aoki named JGTO chairman

Isao Aoki, who led Japan's domestic tour in earnings five times, was selected its new chairman on Friday by the JGTO's board of directors. The 73-year-old Aoki replaces 81-year-old Katsuji Ebisawa, who served two, two-year terms. Aoki, who had been a special consultant to the ...

Japan Tour keen to spread wings within current structure

/ Feb 3, 2016

Japan Tour keen to spread wings within current structure

The Japan Golf Tour Organization (JGTO) is keen to increase its involvement in co-sanctioned events abroad but remains opposed to any radical changes to Asia's organizational structure, according to a senior director. The JGTO, along with the well-established China Golf Association, Korean Tour and Australian ...

/ Feb 13, 2014

JGTO sanctions new tournament in Fukushima

Japan's JGTO tour announced Thursday that it will sanction a new event this season, the Dunlop Srixon Fukushima Open. The new event, to be held at the Grandee Nasushirakawa Golf Club in Fukushima Prefecture from July 31 to Aug. 3, means there will 25 tour ...