Golf News for Tuesday, April 21, 2015

"We are delighted to announce Richy as our first addition to the Barbasol Championship field," said John Cannon, president of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. "We look forward to watching him compete in this PGA TOUR event on the RTJ Golf Trail." [... more » ]

"We're pleased that the purse reflects the proud tradition of this major Championship and the outstanding field that it will attract," said PGA President Derek Sprague. [... more » ]

Purestrike Golf Academy at Seascape Resort in Destin, Florida is offering all-inclusive Stay & Play Golf and Beach packages to make planning your 2015 vacation stress free. Packages include condo, golf instruction, golf and free beach service. We can personalize a package that fits your needs and schedule. [... more » ]

Cog Hill Golf and Country Club, located just 30 miles southwest of downtown Chicago, has the perfect getaway for golfers this season. Choose between three standard golf packages which offer golf on your choice of four championship layouts, including the nationally-ranked Course No. 4 (Dubsdread). [... more » ]

"Helicopter tours are ideal for golfers who have specific courses they'd like to play that would be logistically impossible to play during a typical week long trip where driving is the only option," said David McMahon, Managing Director, Premier Irish Golf Tours. [... more » ]

"The Haggin Oaks Expo ... attracts thousands of enthusiastic golfers who flock to the Haggin Oaks Golf Center to find the latest in golf equipment, golf apparel and golf accessories," said Steve Gray, HIRZL Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "Many attend to enjoy the educational golf seminars or just to meet high profile golfers -- like our LDA Professionals," [... more » ]

"The PULSE makes the game more fun," said Jody Murdough, ScoreBand president. "Instantly knowing precise distance to the target improves player confidence and ultimately helps improve pace of play." [... more » ]

"The growing popularity of SteelFiber shafts on the pro tours is just one reason that SteelFiber is recognized as the No. 1 graphite iron shaft in golf," says Chris Hilleary, president of Aerotech Golf. "Another is performance." [... more » ]

"Today's players are looking for equipment that looks good and performs even better," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "The new C1 designs hit that mark with bold style, great feel and game-boosting technology." [... more » ]

"Styles like the Aron and Akron jackets ... embody our focus on stripping everything down the bare essentials while still ensuring the pure performance for which Galvin Green is renowned," said Andrew Creed, President of Galvin Green USA. [... more » ]

"These new graduates have completed courses in tournament operations, golf course design and maintenance, golf club fitting and repair, retail management, golf history and much more," said John McMurry, Campus Vice-President of Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management. "I know they all have fun and successful careers ahead of them in the golf industry." [... more » ]

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California's Yocha Dehe leads Power Rankings for the week of April 13
Yocha Dehe Golf Club, located near Sacramento in northern California, is continuing its strong 2015 on Golf Advisor. Having led Power Rankings for the week of March 16 as well as finishing third overall in the first quarter, it's once again on top with near-perfect ratings over the last two weeks. For more...

Take a hole-by-hole tour of Tiger Woods' El Cardonal at Diamante in Cabo San Lucas
Tiger Woods finally has his "Hello World" moment as a golf course architect with the debut of the El Cardonal course at Diamante Cabo San Lucas. Take a closer look with this photo gallery. For more...