Golf News for Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Troon has announced that Bruce Glasco, president of the Troon International Division, will also serve as managing director of their new Palm Beach Gardens, Florida office. [... more » ]

"Marriott Golf is deeply committed to supporting golf programs for Veterans as well as active and reserve military personnel," said Bill Nault, Vice President, Marriott Golf. "Fairway Furloughs provides an opportunity for dedicated military personnel to play our great collection of championship courses ... at extremely reasonable rates." [... more » ]

Golf Channel and NBC will air more than 20 hours of live tournament coverage Thursday-Sunday, the most number of live hours in the tournament's history and marking the tournament's return to broadcast television. [... more » ]

Troon is proud to recognize its affiliated resort destinations named to GOLF Magazine and's "Premier Resorts" rankings for 2016-17 -- the biennial guide listing the greatest resort destinations in North America. [... more » ]

"I believe everything I've done in my career up until now has prepared me for this opportunity," Shelia Finney said. "I was successful as a superintendent because of GCSAA, and I am excited to now play an integral part of this association that means so much to me." [... more » ]

The Little Mountain Golf Package includes both types of golf, with two courses -- Little Mountain C.C. in Painesville and StoneWater Golf Club in Highland Heights -- that you must play during one of your visits to Ohio. These Hurdzan/Fry-designed courses offers a great challenge and a beautiful environment to enjoy before, during and after your round. [... more » ]

"I'm very excited to be among these dynamic coaches associated with Golf Channel Academy," said Josh Cook, who is the owner of Josh Cook Golf, at Terradyne C.C. in Wichita, Kan. "This is a chance for golf coaches to work together, learning from one another and adopting best practices in both coaching, to better serve the golfing public." [... more » ]

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