Golf News for Friday, January 13, 2006
"Once exclusively organized for the golf community, the PGA Merchandise Show & Convention has evolved to join an industry-wide initiative to encourage participation and enjoyment of the game," said PGA of American President Roger Warren. [... more » ]
"This agreement provides us the opportunity to work together with The Golf Channel to fully inform our fans about our players, tournaments, sponsors and charity," PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem said. [... more » ]
Jazz’s ladies line, designed by former LPGA star and teaching expert Sandra Post, has reached even greater heights with this year’s "Harmony" and "Melody," Both are 11-piece sets that are being met with acclaim. [... more » ]
"With F&G's and EP Pro's singular focus on the green-grass market, we are both positioned to be an even more significant partner with our golf professionals and buyers," said F&G Executive Vice President Todd Martin. [... more » ]
"golfnow.com gives local golfers a chance to play courses that they may not have tried previously - with our service it is now affordable," said Brett Darrow, president and founder of Cypress Golf Solutions and golfnow.com. [... more » ]
"This project is unlike any other that I have been involved in and one that I feel truly fortunate and excited to be a part of. I eagerly anticipate joining Baha Mar’s elite management team," said Don Robinson. [... more » ]
"We are currently developing both products and strategies to widen our GPS influence and patents into exciting new areas, and the addition of Peter will ensure a focused strategy," said GPSI head Robert Silzer, Sr. [... more » ]
"In a state park system with a superlative set of golf courses, Arrowhead Pointe could become the highlight," wrote Ron Whitten of Golf Digest. [... more » ]
CNL Hotels & Resorts, Inc., has entered into an agreement to acquire the 500-acre Grande Lakes Orlando Resort, which includes an 18-hole Greg Norman-designed championship golf course. The addition will bring the CNL portfolio to 95 properties. [... more » ]
It's a good thing Michelle Wie's marketing machine had her sign that Nike contract when she did. Who knew how close they cut it? Sixteen and Michelle Wie's already becoming a bore of a sports story. [... more » ]
Although I haven’t hit the Redline RPM fairway woods yet, this line looks pretty solid, if the Redline 460 driver is any measure of their quality. This said, in my opinion, the fairway wood is the least useful, most over-rated club in the average golfer’s bag. [... more » ]