Golf News for Tuesday, November 22, 2005
“The PGA Grand Slam of Golf annually features golf’s most enviable foursome, a true reward for the game’s premier performers,” said PGA of America President Roger Warren. [... more » ]
“Diane brings a strong background in human resources to Pawleys Plantation. Her experience in a variety of industries, gives her a unique perspective on employee relations issues,” said Laura Rippy, GM. [... more » ]
"I know from my Ryder Cup experiences what a thrill it is to represent Europe at team golf. The Royal Trophy is a new and very exciting challenge and I'm delighted to be involved," said Paul McGinley. [... more » ]
"Fans who book by 12/31/05 can enjoy 7 nights in a plush 2-bedroom resort condo for the 2005 rate of just $695 per week ($795 after 12/31/05)," said an event promotion. [... more » ]
"We are very excited to announce an increase to our purse that is sure to showcase the CN Canadian Women's Open as one of the premier events on the LPGA Tour," said Richard W. Desrochers, RCGA COO and managing director. [... more » ]
"We're excited about working with Golf Marketing International on this ambitious and exciting Internet TV channel," said Dave Gardy, CEO of TVWorldwide.com. [... more » ]
"The hardened driver face combined with today's ball technology results in much lower backspin and a better launch angle, thereby increasing ball speed," said company officials. [... more » ]
“UST produces some of the world’s most technologically advanced graphite shafts, and its rising popularity is a testimonial as to how well the V2 performs,” said Shawn Mullin, PGA Tour representative. [... more » ]
"Enjoy a sun-drenched Christmas at the Grand Hyatt Dubai from £1666 per person. Perfect for families, facilities include a new kids club, four swimming pools and a choice of 14 restaurants," said a release. [... more » ]
“The main benefit of attending the Aviara Golf Academy is the quality and consistency of instruction. Our six instructors have been with Kip from seven to 15 years,” said Ted Norby, Aviara Golf Academy instructor. [... more » ]
"To celebrate this most recent success, the Sheraton Grande Laguna Phuket has launched the “On Par with Paradise” golf package with rates starting from US$309 per night," said a resort release. [... more » ]
Back in June, I wrote a column that made an off-the-cuff reference wondering if there's an Asian senior circuit. Now, the mystery is solved. Yes, Virginia, there is an Asian Senior Tour. [... more » ]
They say Japan is golf-crazy — well Japan’s got nothing on Korea. On landing in Seoul, we spotted no fewer than three courses from the plane. Our hotel in Kwangju had its own driving range. [... more » ]
"The 16-page Adobe Acrobat document offers advice on how to get started, benefits of the game for people with disabilities, and adaptations of golf equipment and mobility devices," said a release. [... more » ]