Golf News for Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Hero World Challenge will feature the scheduled return to tournament competition of former World No. 1 Tiger Woods after a layoff while recovering from back surgery earlier this year. [... more » ]

Sir Nick Faldo: "We are going to have fun connecting with those connected to SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio. I look forward to some real entertainment." [... more » ]

"Digital Caddies offers an opportunity for us to share our GolfNow and Golf Advisor brands with avid golfers during their round," said Jeff Foster, senior vice president of Golf Channel and GolfNow's New Media Group. "The interactive display will help us ... with the goal of helping more golfers play more golf." [... more » ]

"The entire Mosaic team is thrilled to support the vitality of such an iconic New England treasure as The International," said Mosaic founding partner and chairman, Whitney Crouse. "Its national reputation for excellence is the standard we will hold high and strive to exceed." [... more » ]

"Our strategic partnerships and buying volume enable us to secure best-in-class products at affordable prices while providing the option to brand the actual gift box and/or items chosen for the event" said Pat DePirro, CEO of BirdieBox. [... more » ]

The unique Ojam golf bag line features an accessory pocket that includes a wireless speaker and room for your cell phone or other music device. This allows access to the music that drives you while playing the game you love. [... more » ]

"It's time to grow the game," said Jennifer King, President of KZG. "And the best way to do that is to give players a club that is ideal for their game. Our new OS-II driver is just one of our ten driver models and is definitely our 'easiest-to-play' model due to its forgiveness, offset and variety of loft options." [... more » ]

"Congrats to the Turkish Airlines Open champ," said Chad Hall, director of product marketing and global tour operations at True Temper Sports. "We are proud that Dynamic Gold could play a part in his first European Tour win." [... more » ]

"The biggest challenges are simply learning to swing and play, then gain access to golf courses. They don't need to be sold on the game. They just need instruction and facilities," said Andy Mears, Director of FGA Golf Operations. [... more » ]

The competitions will take place at five high-end courses in the San Antonio area, including two courses that host professional events for the PGA Tour: the Oaks and Canyons Course at TPC San Antonio. [... more » ]

"Birdies for the Brave events are becoming even more important financially to the charities that support the military, as certain services are no longer provided through the government," said Bob Holzman, TPC Prestancia's General Manager who also served in Vietnam. [... more » ]

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Prince Course at Princeville Resort in Hawaii to close down for renovation, will turn private
If you're looking to play the Prince Course at Kauai's Princeville Resort in Hanalei, you're running out of time. According to local reports and employees, the Prince Course, ranked no. 22 on Golf Digest's list of best 100 courses you can play, will close down at the end of 2014 as it undergoes a renovation as part a transition to a private course. For more...

At Aliante Golf Club in North Las Vegas, variety is the name of the game
When you talk about golf in Las Vegas, the choices are endless. But when it comes to what golfers really want (especially in Vegas), it's simple -- a good round at a course with plenty of variety at an affordable price. Located just 25 minutes north of the Strip, Aliante Golf Club fits the bill perfectly. For more...

Ask Matty G: Answering golf travel questions on Pinehurst, Las Vegas, Gamble Sands
Golf Channel's Matt Ginella answers questions on where to play around Pinehurst beyond No. 2, great deals in Las Vegas and the latest on the new Gamble Sands. For more...