Golf News for Wednesday, July 1, 2015

"We realized it was time to inject new innovation into the game of golf, and PIQ device makes the game more enjoyable and offers new ways of improvement," said Cedric Mangaud, PIQ co-founder and CEO. [... more » ]

"Orli Las will enrich what we offer at Modry Las," said the resort's director of development, Pamela Gromadzki. "Visitors from around Europe can already play the award-winning, Gary Player-designed championship course ... and now they can enjoy the beauty and challenge of Orli Las." [... more » ]

"I can't believe this," said Murray Calhoun, 71. "It's like a dream come true. I don't go all over the country to play. I just stay here, but in the next two months I will have the chance to play at Bandon Dunes (Ore.) Resort with a great friend and attend the PGA Championship with my wife." [... more » ]

Sauza 901 Tequila has been named the official tequila of the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe, the event announced today. Featuring more than 80 stars from the world of sports and entertainment, the American Century Championship airs Friday, July 17 - Sunday, July 19, on NBC Sports Group's family of networks, NBC, NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) and Golf Channel. [... more » ]

"We're thrilled Jeff won the Senior U.S. Open for his second major tournament victory of the year," says Cary Corbitt, Vice President of Sports and Operations. "In addition to being an exceptional player, Jeff is also a great family man and an ideal representative for all we offer here at The Sea Pines Resort." [... more » ]

"We are honoured that so many of our courses continue to be selected as venues for top-level professional tournaments," said Brian Curley, principal at Schmidt-Curley Design, following the Thailand Open at the Siam Country Club's Plantation Course. [... more » ]

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Can't get on Augusta National? Try these replica golf holes
Face it, none of us will get to play Augusta National. The exclusivity that keeps the course a pipe dream for us all has inspired a legion of replica and tribute holes across North America. Here's where you can play Amen Corner and more. For more...

Not much to dread at historic Dubsdread Golf Course in Orlando, Florida
Narrow fairways and small greens bring the challenge at fun Dubsdread Golf Course, an Orlando-area muni that dates back to the 1920s and has hosted legendary players such as Ben Hogan, Sam Snead and Babe Zaharias. For more...

Florida's Waterlefe Golf & River Club tops Power Rankings for the week of June 22
Waterlefe Golf & River Club was the top-rated course of the week on Golf Advisor. View the rest of the week's top courses in overall and conditions categories. For more...