Golf News for Thursday, October 30, 2014

"I'm really excited to be involved with SiriusXM and to have the opportunity to bring the game closer to fans and players," Bob Ford said. [... more » ]

"There are few in the media who have ever written more compellingly about golf than Dan Jenkins," said Keith Ihms, CGCS, GCSAA president. "Through his words, we have all felt closer to the greats of the game." [... more » ]

Stay at the Virgin River hotel in Mesquite and enjoy one round on the Palms Golf Club or CasaBlanca Golf Club. The Virgin River provides a welcoming and friendly staff, discount hotel rooms, and affordable dining options. amenities include free Wi-Fi, two pools and hot tubs, a bowling center, Starbucks, and a lounge with live country music. [... more » ]

"Together with the Sheraton Hacienda del Mar, we are excited to let guests know that the hotel, the golf courses and the town are ready to welcome them back to Los Cabos," said Cabo del Sol Director of Golf, Gregory Tallman. [... more » ]

"There are a lot of new patterns in this collection that live up to the Loudmouth name," said Loudmouth founder and designer, Woody! "I wanted to go beyond the typical plaids and embroidered prints and give customers clothing they can't find anywhere else." [... more » ]

Golf Academy of America, the largest and longest-running two-year golf college in the world offers a comprehensive, 16-month program that prepares graduates for a rewarding career in the golf industry. [... more » ]

"Will has proven that he can elevate his performance while competing against the game's best players," said Jesper Thuen, Global Sponsorship, PR & Event Manager, ECCO Golf. [... more » ]

Golfweek CBM Director Bobby Minor: "The team behind this program has helped thousands of players and parents over the years successfully navigate the path from junior golf to college golf." [... more » ]

"La Manga Club is somewhere we have great pleasure in returning to due to the key role it has played throughout the Association's history," said PGAs of Europe chief executive, Ian Randell. "We are very pleased that the first event in 2014 was a great success and we're sure that the pro-am will continue to grow into the future." [... more » ]

"We are looking forward to another successful year in Shanghai to build upon the existing success of our 'Union of Golf and Giving' in order to continue bringing a brighter future to children in need across China," said Marc Tudhope, Black Knight International Managing Director. [... more » ]

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Lexington Course at Revere Golf Club in Henderson, Nev.: Hang on for a great roller-coaster ride
The Lexington Course at Revere Golf Club, located close to the Las Vegas Strip, is a thrill ride in more ways than one. Dramatic elevation changes will tantalize your senses on this Billy Casper/Greg Nash design, as will the stylish bunkering and beautiful water features. For more...

Punch Shot: Should Tour play more global events?
The PGA Tour is playing in Malaysia, China and Mexico over the next three weeks. Should it stray more often from the U.S.? writers weigh in on whether or not the Tour should play more international events. For more...

Join Arnie's Army: Play the public golf courses where Arnold Palmer won on the PGA Tour
Most of us never got to experience Arnie's Army, so why not march in Arnold Palmer's footsteps and play where he won on the PGA Tour? For more...