Golf News for Wednesday, January 19, 2005
Course architect Rick Phelps of Phelps Golf Design will conduct a seminar on designing affordable golf courses during the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Education Conference at the Golf Industry Show scheduled for Feb. 7-12 in Orlando. [... more » ]
DivotMat signs on as a presenting sponsor of Sports Spotlight’s on-air golf programming featuring Laird Small. The segments will highlight how DivotMat is used by golf's top PGA instructors in their teaching programs. [... more » ]
The European Tour will break new ground in 2005 when it stages an event in Indonesia for the first time. The Standard Chartered Indonesia Open will take place at the Cengkareng Golf Club, Jakarta, from March 24-27. [... more » ]
Volvo PGA champion Scott Drummond heads the list of golfers to have registered so far for the Holden New Zealand Open, which begins on February 10, 2005. [... more » ]
The Madeira Island Open, which this year celebrates its 13th consecutive staging on the European Tour, is moving to a new date this spring. [... more » ]
Iron Bridge Golf Club in Glenwood Springs, Colo., joins three other courses designed by Arthur Hills/Steve Forrest and Associates on Golf Magazine's list of "Top 100 Courses You Can Play." [... more » ]
The Oneida Indian Nation’s Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, N.Y., continues to attract the attention. The latest honor comes from Golf Digest, which ranks Kaluhyat Golf Club as one of “America’s Best New Upscale Courses” in its January 2005 issue. [... more » ]
Top online golf instructor, Steve Gargin, has just released the “Golf Swing Directory” to the World Wide Web. His first golf protal venture can be found at [... more » ]
Following the success of its European launch at Golf Europe 2004 in Munich, Graham Gibbons’ innovative LinksPutt practice green will be on show at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, and will also be on public view at the London Golf Show in April. [... more » ]
Lake Las Vegas Resort, a 3,592-acre residential, golf and resort community 17 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, has announced plans to build Rainbow Canyon, a new 18-hole, par-71 golf course designed by Tom Fazio. [... more » ]
The Professional Golfers’ Association will play a key role in Ireland’s exciting new €200m Kinsale Harbour venture in County Cork. [... more » ]