Golf News for Monday, January 26, 2015

"The tremendous growth of PGA TOUR Superstore is a sign of momentum within the golf industry and we look to support their continued success through our media platforms," said Tom Knapp, Golf Channel's Senior Vice President of Programming. [... more » ]

Bill Morgan, Senior Vice President, Titleist Golf Ball R&D. "The original Pro V1 was revolutionary, no question, but we've learned a lot in the last 15 years and these new Pro V1 models are the best we've ever made." [... more » ]

"The vehicle's automotive design fosters conversation, camaraderie and comfort. It delivers the most front and rear legroom of any four-passenger vehicle in its class," Product Manager David Woodward said. [... more » ]

"Golfers relish Kauai Lagoons for its strong course design, tranquility and panoramic ocean views," said Peter Hill, Chairman and CEO of BCG, which has managed several courses in Hawaii for more than 15 years. "Billy Casper Golf will inject new programming and special events to add excitement to guest experiences." [... more » ]

Nestled among acres of majestic forests, woodland trails, and saltwater beaches, The Resort at Port Ludlow is Washington's premier waterfront resort community. It offers first-class, personalized service, luxury accommodations, award-winning dining, championship golf, full-service marina, outdoor adventures, and a myriad of other amenities. [... more » ]

"These valued packages make spring the perfect time to head down to the Lowcountry's elite golf destination," said Cary Corbitt, president of the Lowcountry Golf Course Owners Association and Vice President of Sports and Operations at Sea Pines Resort. [... more » ]

Wills and Kate enjoyed many a romantic evening in the hotel bar at Fairmont St Andrews during their university courtship -- and with the five-star resort's Valentine's Day offers, couples can add a touch of royal romance to their own relationship. [... more » ]

"I don't know if next year is going to be here for me. For me, the future is today. I am going to do the best I can for my wife and my kids. And I am a GCSAA superintendent. The association that I love has given me the ability to be able to make a difference," said Goerlich, superintendent at Maple Hill Golf Club in New York. [... more » ]

"To return to Philadelphia Cricket Club, with its three outstanding golf courses, for the first time since the 1910 U.S. Open is truly historic," said Daniel B. Burton, USGA vice president and Championship Committee chairman. "Our Four-Ball teams will see their skills tested at the highest level." [... more » ]

"The Hero Indian Open being co-sanctioned by the European Tour from this year is an acknowledgement of the rising stature of Indian golf in the world arena. I am sure this will go a long way in further popularising the game in India," said Mr. Pawan Munjal, Vice Chairman, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Hero MotoCorp Ltd. [... more » ]

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Top 25 U.S. Golf Course Conditions in 2014 on GolfAdvisor
GolfAdvisor compiled the top 25 conditioned golf courses in the U.S. in 2014, and the list has a Northern flavor. Long known as a great state for value, Michigan makes a strong case as the best-conditioned state. For more...

Robert Allenby saga takes more twists
A week ago Robert Allenby told Golf Channel a harrowing tale of violent crime, a story he said he pieced together through second-hand accounts and his own investigation of what was originally described as a kidnapping, robbery and assault. After interviewing multiple witnesses and retracing the steps the Australian took late on Jan. 16, has unveiled a much more bizarre tale. For more...

CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, California: Another high-end option near Pebble Beach
For golfers not exactly on a budget, Pebble and CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, Calif. -- which will host the 2016 U.S. Women's Open -- would make a great 1-2 punch. For more...