"The KBS team is thrilled for this player's award. Two major victories in one season is a terrific feat. He is striking his irons very well right now and playing with a lot of confidence," said Kim Braly, director of tour operations and research and development at KBS. [... more » ]
"Thomas closed out 2013 in strong fashion and is off to a hot start this season," said Jesper Thuen, Global Sponsorship, PR & Event Manager - ECCO Golf. "He's on top of his game at the moment and we hope this is a glimpse of things to come for him in 2014." [... more » ]
"Around the world, professionals and amateurs alike have discovered the performance-enhancing qualities provided by our spikes," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "This fact is validated each week by the legions of Tour players that trust the superior traction, stability and comfort inherent to CHAMP products." [... more » ]
"The numbers speak for themselves. Week after week professionals as well as amateurs continue to benefit from IOMIC's revolutionary grip technology which provides great feel and control in all types of conditions," said Katz Murai, General Manager, IOMIC USA. [... more » ]
Stay in style at the Hyatt Place Coconut Point in Estero, Florida, experience nature's beauty on Raymond Floyd's Raptor Bay Golf
With the Golf Getaway for Two Package, you can stay in style at the Hyatt Place Coconut Point in Estero, Florida, and experience nature's beauty on the spectacular Raymond Floyd-designed Raptor Bay Golf Club. Package includes two rounds of golf at Raptor Bay inclusive of cart fees and tax, six beers or one bottle of house wine, and a $10 appetizer voucher per stay. [... more » ]
"I'm honored to be named among the top golf instructors here in Texas and especially proud that this recognition is a show of support from my fellow golf instructors," said Kevin Kirk, director of instruction at Sequoia Golf's Woodlands Country Club. [... more » ]
"The Georgia Golf Trail has truly marquee brand golf resorts in the portfolio. Fairways Golf's background includes 23 years in business and experience managing or working with trails from Alabama to Louisiana. Our team believes Georgia's Trail is being launched at the perfect time," said Alan Hale, President of Fairways Golf. [... more » ]
"We are very excited about having Isaac Sanchez with us as we host this BIG BREAK Finale Party," said Kate Grissom Director of Marketing for Rolling Hills Casino. "The fact the NFL is involved with this particular Big Break series and that Team Rice players are Nor Cal-based makes it all the more exciting for us and our guests." [... more » ]
"We are always looking for new opportunities and new ways to benefit the most players possible at our developmental tour level," said NGA Tour President Robin L. Waters, "and we feel this opportunity, presented by Brown Golf Management and the Hurricane Pro Golf Tour, will only help to enhance the experiences and financial gains that can be achieved by our professionals." [... more » ]
"As a sponsor of WYC, non-profits can reach those with disposable income and who are customarily donors, as well they can benefit from the fact that 72% of iPhone app revenue is from in-app purchases-people who buy products or services through their phones-we put our sponsors directly in front of that demographic," said Laura Guthrie, Executive Director, Red Mat Media. [... more » ]
Greg Norman: I 'probably would have' beaten Tiger
In a recent interview, Greg Norman favorably assessed his standing against some of the game's best, including the man currently atop the world rankings. "I never feared anything or anyone on the course, and I wasn't afraid to fail. So I think I'd do pretty well against Snead, Hogan, Tiger (Woods) and Phil (Mickelson) - whoever," Norman told Golf Magazine. "Tiger's a tough guy, but I was a tough guy on the course, too. I probably would have beat him." For more...
Public golf -- in all its forms -- the real star of diverse Virginia Beach, Virginia
In the heavily populated Hampton Roads, Virginia area, it's often difficult to figure out who's who and what's what. The diverse population adds up to a large demand for public golf in an array of forms. From spectacular and pricey Bay Creek Resort on the pristine Eastern Shore; to affordable muni Lake Wright Golf Course, nestled in an urban setting in Norfolk; to meticulously landscaped housing development gem the Signature at West Neck; to private, neighborhood course-turned-upscale-muni Cypress Point -- among others -- Hampton Roads has, as the saying goes, many different courses for different horses. For more...
A positive from a negative: Mike Bender's Benderstik golf training aid
Anybody who watches TV golf regularly is inundated with commercials and infomercials about training aids and videos that promise to turn high-handicappers in low-handicap golfers. Truth is most of them are ineffective. But the Benderstik might be different. Mike Bailey has more on this new training device that could help improve your golf swing. For more...