Golf News for Wednesday, March 4, 2015

"FootGolf is a great sport for all ages and abilities. It offers an opportunity for individuals to become comfortable with golf in a fun, different way," said Abby Messick, LGPA T&CP Head Golf Professional at River Marsh Golf Club. "We are excited to be one of the first destinations in the region to introduce this sport." [... more » ]

"The Sea Pines Resort is proud to be honored for providing outstanding service while maintaining a relaxed and family-friendly environment for all to enjoy," said John Munro, Vice President of Hospitality, Sales and Marketing. [... more » ]

"With PGA and LPGA Tour winners, All-Americans, USGA champions and AJGA standouts realizing immense benefits from the ELITE Training Program, we're confident our strong growth will continue in 2015 and beyond," said Charlotta Sorenstam, Head Teaching Professional at the ANNIKA Academy. [... more » ]

The Three-Day Atlantic City Golf Super Saver package deal includes rounds of golf (with cart) at McCullough's Emerald Links, Twisted Dune or Blue Heron Pines, and the Links at Brigantine Beach; two nights lodging; breakfast daily; lunch at McCullough's Emerald Links; dinner and drinks. From $249. [... more » ]

"It is no surprise that players instantly find success when turning to our latest technological advancements such as the groundbreaking SLIM-Lok system and Zarma Tour spike," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. [... more » ]

"We look forward to building upon the foundation established in 1946 and adding to the legacy going forward by bringing new products, new technologies and an enhanced order platform to meet the evolving needs of our customers," said Gene Pruban, Co-Founder, P&W Golf Supply. [... more » ]

"We are excited that Brian is taking over the golf operations at Seaview," said Darrell Morgan, Vice President, Troon. "There is no better candidate to fill this position, as he has spent several years gaining valuable experience in managing this resort golf facility." [... more » ]

"I am extremely excited to join the team at Centennial Golf Club and to lead this exceptional and highly popular New York facility," said DeDonato. "We have already started to create a new slate of offerings and enhancements that will continue to position Centennial as the premier golf, event and dining venue." [... more » ]

"KENTWOOL has been part of my career's biggest moments and I'm grateful to be partnered with a company that is so dedicated to giving back," said Watson. "The socks are amazing, like a hug for your feet, so I have no doubt we'll reach our goal of selling out!" [... more » ]

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Shadow Creek: The ultimate jackpot for golfers in North Las Vegas
So is playing Shadow Creek worth the dent in your wallet? It's inevitable that the question comes up when talking about this exclusive club just minutes from the Las Vegas Strip. It's certainly a matter of perspective. For more...

Cobblestone Park Golf Club in Blythewood, South Carolina: A public course with private elegance
The old crutch when lauding a top public course is to say it has the feel of a private. But that comparison is inescapable at Cobblestone Park Golf Club in in Blythewood, S.C., which replicates the private experience for good reason. For more...

10 reasons for a Puerto Rico golf trip
Puerto Rico has so much to offer golfers. It's got more courses than any Caribbean island -- around 20 worth considering -- and plenty of pursuits away from the game. Gorgeous weather is virtually guaranteed during winter months, not hit and miss like Florida or Arizona. The Puerto Rico Open is held every March at the Trump International Golf Club opposite the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral Miami. Jason Deegan offers 10 reasons to visit Puerto Rico for golf. For more...