Golf News for Friday, July 31, 2015

A record 112,000 viewers per minute tuned into Golf Channel in July (Mon-Sun 6AM-6AM), representing a 20% year-over-year increase compared to July 2014 (93,000) according to data released by The Nielsen Company. [... more » ]

"The renovation has brought us up to date and will allow us to meet or exceed our guests' expectations while at the same time giving Northern Michigan a product that competes nationally for both corporate and association business," said Timothy Norman, the resort's general manager. [... more » ]

Par 4 Golf Management's Las Vegas Desert Golf Experience lets you play Primm Valley's Desert Course and Badlands Golf Club, two of the top courses in Vegas. Stay at Red Rock Resort, which includes use of the Backyard Pool: more than 3 acres of swimming perfection, with private cabanas, swim-up gaming, and waterfall island. [... more » ]

"Consistently winning Top 10s on the all the top U.S. Tours demonstrates the performance benefits of SteelFiber shafts," says Chris Hilleary, president of Aerotech Golf. [... more » ]

Malcolm DeMille is the proud creator of the historic Capitol Building Trophy that will be played for at the Quicken Loans National this weekend. [... more » ]

Daily headlines from network

Donald Trump is center of attention at Ricoh Women’s British Open
Amid a buzz of helicopter blades, whirring camera shutters and reporters shouting unvarnished questions, Donald Trump brought the chaotic, edgy energy surrounding his presidential bid to the Ricoh Women’s British Open Thursday morning. He stepped out of his aircraft and into a hornet’s nest. Never has a major championship turned so frenetic so early, and never quite like this. For more...

Summer golf in northern Michigan: Breaking down the 10 best golf resorts
It isn't until you've narrowed down your next summer golf trip to the destination of northern Michigan that the real decisions begin. Here are 10 of the best options for golf resorts and what sets each apart ... For more...

For Toronto golfers looking to drive to their next golf vacation, great options abound
Planning a drive-to golf vacation from Toronto is not easy. Fact is, thought, there are plenty of golf destinations to choose from, spring through fall, within a six-hour drive of Hogtown. Here's a look ... For more...