IMG Academy is a cornerstone of Japan's growing success in sports
Posted: April 5, 2013
IMG Academy is the training home of many Japanese athletes
Football found its roots in Japan in 1934 when Paul Rusch, a teacher and missionary from Kentucky, brought Tokyo college students and resident Englishmen together to play the first game in the country's history. Since then, the game’s popularity has grown,...
Three golf program alums and trainees finish in top 10 of Ricoh Women's British Open
Posted: September 17, 2012
Paula Creamer lines up a putt on the 13th green.The Ricoh Women's British Open wrapped up on Sunday, September 16 at Royal Liverpool at Hoylake. ThreeIMG Academy trainees and alumni finished in the Top 10 of the prestigious annual event. In order, IMG Academy alums...
IMG Academy's Mika Miyazato wins first LPGA tour event
Posted: August 20, 2012
Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images IMG Academy's Mika Miyazato won the Safeway Classic for her first win on the LGPA Tour,finishing with a 2-under 70 and beating heropponentsbytwo strokes.Joining her on the green was top-ranked Yani Tseng (73), Inbee Park (70), Brittany...
Ten IMG Academy golf alumni/trainees compete in U.S. Women's Open
Posted: July 6, 2012
The U.S. Women's Open began yesterday at Blackwolf Run in Kohler, Wisconsin. IMG Academy is well represented with the following 10 alumni/trainees competing for the major:[gallery columns="2">The course is set up at 6,954 yards and will play to a par of 36-36â...