Golf News for Wednesday, March 9, 2005
The golf industry’s most complete source for golf club components and custom fitting, The GolfWorks has announced it has finalized an agreement with MRC Composite Products (MRCP) for the exclusive catalog distribution of the Diamana shaft line. [... more » ]
People vs. the Pros, the riveting drama of amateurs competing head-to-head for $300,000 against professionals from the PGA Tour and Champions Tour in a unique reality television golf event on ESPN, will be played from Sept. 8-12, 2005. [... more » ]
The National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) has announced that an eLarning seminar will be held Tuesday, March 15, 2005 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm EST. The seminar is sponsored by Titleist Footjoy Cobra. [... more » ]
Mike Tait, President of SMT Golf, recently announced that they have added two new companies to their list of Master Distributors. This latest addition now brings the total to twelve SMT Master Distributors worldwide. [... more » ]
In-Systcom, Inc. has announced that the it will be installing its ResortLynx Infotainment System at Festiva Resorts' Ellington at Wachesaw Plantation East Resort located in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. [... more » ]
Legendary Marketing, the world's leader in golf marketing, has retained Mitchell Heller as a Software Architect. Andrew Wood, president of Legendary Marketing, announced the appointment. [... more » ]
Kaanapali Golf Courses -- site of back-to-back U.S. Open Local Qualifiers -- has announced it has been selected by the United States Golf Association (USGA) to host a U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier on June 6, 2005. [... more » ]
Nationally distributed television program Golf Life visited Phoenix producing a feature on The Raven at South Mountain. [... more » ]
There’s been a lot of focus lately in the golf world on utility clubs. For Infiniti Golf, it’s just an extension of what was introduced 4 years ago – and lives up to its designation of utility. [... more » ]
The largest Hawaii-specific travel website in the world (Webtrends), ranks the "10 Best Things to Do in Hawaii," the most exciting activities and sights to see in the Hawaiian Islands. [... more » ]
The challenge to lure more traveling golfers to both destination and non-destination golf courses and resorts and to grow the travel golf economy was the focus of a ½ day pre-conference workshop. [... more » ]
Ben Sutton Golf School based just south of Tampa - has announced that Director of Instruction Dean Hedstrom has been named to GOLF Magazine's prestigious list of "Top Teachers By Region" for 2005-2006. [... more » ]
Kiawah is a beautiful island, but it seems like they’ve walled it off to the common folk. You can enjoy Kiawah only if you’re in the six-figure income bracket. [... more » ]
A freelancer of ours caused quite a stir a while back when he called Pinehurst No. 2 overrated. After playing it recently, blogger Tim McDonald agrees with him – with a qualification. [... more » ]
Steeped in mystique, the Palms in Las Vegas attracts throngs of customers because of the celebrities who frequent its casino and clubs. Everyone knows the celebs are there, since the Palms gives “tips” to gossip columnists every chance they get. [... more » ]