Golf News for Wednesday, October 1, 2014

"The revitalization of Reflection Bay is a significant step in the recovery of Lake Las Vegas as the luxury new home and resort destination in Henderson," said Patrick Parker, division president for Raintree Investment Corp., exclusive agent for Paulson & Co. "This fall, we are celebrating the restoration of Reflection Bay and the opening of the new road to Lake Las Vegas, Galleria Parkway." [... more » ]

Callaway Golf Company announced two new clubs, the Big Bertha Irons, which can make golfers up to two clubs longer with a new 360 Face Cup™ technology, previously used for big distance gains in the company's Fairway Woods and Hybrids, and the Big Bertha Hybrids, Callaway's first adjustable hybrids. [... more » ]

"The success our clubs are having at the highest levels of the game reaffirms our commitment to crafting the best 14 clubs for each and every golfer," said Marcy Kamoda, the COO of Fourteen Golf. "From the RM-12, which we consider to be the best wedge in golf, to our new Type 7 hybrid iron, Fourteen Golf is in play and delivering championship quality results for the best professionals in golf." [... more » ]

"The positive reception our golf balls have received from media affirms both the quality of the product and our continued dedication to philanthropic initiatives," said Howard P. Milstein, Co-Chairman of Nicklaus Companies. "A commitment to reducing consumer confusion during selection, creating high-quality options for all players and giving back to those in need are what set us apart from other manufacturers." [... more » ]

"We want players and pros to understand our technology expertise is not only applicable to a polo shirt, but expands into categories that transition seamlessly into everyday life," said CHASE54 Creative Director Lulu Faddis. "It's critical to have the same ultra-performance in an outerwear piece to give a natural stretch to help players' swing, even in tough climate conditions." [... more » ]

"Our culture of innovation ensures that we are constantly improving our technology," said Henri Johnson, CEO of FlightScope. "This patent exemplifies FlightScope's commitment to providing industry-leading technology to address the complex data needs that drives today's sports world." [... more » ]

Country Club Village Condos is a private, gated community in Polk County, with condominiums and villas, surrounded by Lake Wales Country Club, a premier, par-72 Donald Ross golf course. We offer seasonal rentals with golf packages which include many amenities such as heated pool, hot tub, and tennis, to mention only a few. [... more » ]

"I wish I had the opportunity and privilege to work with more owners like David Southworth and Joe Deitch, who care deeply about the communities in which they have a presence and work tirelessly to support charitable initiatives -- especially those focused on helping children -- in those places. I look forward to every opportunity I have to visit Creighton Farms," Jack Nicklaus said. [... more » ]

"Grand Traverse Resort and Spa is designed for convenience, a great experience and choices for entertainment and activity. With the casino so close, with Traverse City so close, with all we offer on the Resort property from championship golf to restaurants, we can make your visit work at whatever hours you choose," said Steve Timmer, the director of marketing for the Resort. [... more » ]

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