Golf News for Tuesday, January 27, 2015

David Feherty is ready to unleash the wit, wackiness and an unconventional interview style during Super Bowl week, with two Feherty Live stage shows originating from Phoenix, Ariz., on Wednesday, Jan. 28, and Thursday, Jan. 29 at 10 p.m. ET. Both shows also will air live on Golf Channel and stream live on the Golf Live Extra app. [... more » ]


PGA of America President Derek Sprague: "The PGA Show's continued growth and support from all of the major brands, coupled with the energy and enthusiasm we saw throughout the week, is a terrific start to 2015." [... more » ]


This year, luminaries from the worlds of business and golf-including Mr. Palmer and his family, Annika Sorenstam, and the Golf Channel's Kelly Tilghman, among others-celebrated Kingdom magazine and supported the hospital with two days of golf, cocktail parties, Aston martin test drives, a gala dinner and awards ceremony. [... more » ]

"Our goal is to continue to support the O'Briant Scholarship Foundation and raise the level of the tournament," said McConnell's Director of Golf Brian Kittler. "Both McConnell Golf and The Cardinal Am have strong brands. We are happy to combine them, which we believe should help better market the event in the Southeast." [... more » ]


Known for the deepest roots in American golf, the North Carolina Sandhills is home to 35 championship golf courses and a host of wonderful accommodations. The One Night Special at Longleaf package includes one night lodging at the Comfort Inn, 18 holes of golf at Longleaf Golf & Country Club with cart and breakfast. From $75. [... more » ]

A visit to the Olde English District can begin in a number of locations, but the unquestionable "capital" of the district is Rock Hill/York County. There you'll discover fine layouts like Springfield Golf Club in Fort Mill. Further south toward Columbia is Cobblestone Park Golf Club in Blythewood — a Top 30 Palmetto State stalwart. [... more » ]


"The GOLO line has been around for three years now, and it's won a lot of golf tournaments," said Cameron, whose putters have been the choice of more players on the PGA Tour since 1997 and counting. "But there are always ways to learn and do things better." [... more » ]

"To have our marquee product, our forged wedge, listed and recognized among the best products available in golf helps to fulfill our mission to help our customers play better golf," said Ari Techner, president and founder of Scratch Golf. [... more » ]


Ryan Dotters, CEO at Full Swing Golf: "We're extremely proud to add Jordan to our strong team of athletes as we continue to grow our brand globally and expand further into the sport of golf." [... more » ]


For short-term and long-term accommodations, Palmetto Dunes offers a great variety of vacation rental properties from oceanfront homes to spacious villas overlooking the harbour, lagoon, fairways or beach. [... more » ]


"Dan has the perfect combination of energy for our future at Champions Retreat and leadership for the Golf Professional Staff that he will create to take us there. He is the perfect complement to our Executive Team and a natural fit to our culture," said Cameron S. Wiebe, General Manager of Champions Retreat G.C. [... more » ]

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Turtle Bay Resort's Palmer Course: A great way to tour Oahu's scenic North Shore
Layouts like the Palmer Course at Turtle Bay Resort help put golf just behind surfing among the top sports on Oahu's North Shore. Golfers can ride the wavy green fairways and mounds of the Palmer Course by golf cart or on a Golf Skate Caddy, a cool single-person golf transport device that mimics the movements of a surfboard or skateboard. For more...