Golf News for Tuesday, January 17, 2006
"Remote caddies have been sold in the U.S. market for the past several years, but the new X1R is positioned to become the best-in-class product and clear brand leader," said Chip Anderson, president of Stewart Golf USA. [... more » ]
The new Accupath putters are computer designed to precisely position the center of gravity of the head to maximize moment of inertia and also feature a bold alignment system for high accuracy. [... more » ]
"We sell through custom fitters, golf shops and teaching professionals, and by being [at the PGA Show] we give them a chance to see our new LBS Wedges and M-Series bags as well as M-Series clubs," said Sean Sheppard, president of Magique. [... more » ]
Platinum Golf Properties has recruited Derek Nannen, one of Arizona’s top instructors and a past teaching professional at the Golf Club at Eagle Mountain, to be director of instruction for the new Platinum Golf Academy. [... more » ]
"Slow play has become a universal curse in American golf," said W. Eric Laing, author of America! What Have You Done To The Auld Game? "America is the only country in which the average amateur game cannot be played in four hours or less." [... more » ]
"This new web-site initiative will allow golfers to conduct an online physical screen which will, in turn, develop their personalized workout program," said Dr. Greg Rose, Titleist Performance Institute co-founder. [... more » ]
The first phase of the historic hotel’s multi-million-dollar restoration encompasses all of the hotel’s public spaces, including a new lobby, restaurant, meeting rooms, verandahs, renovated façade and guest rooms on the ground and first floors. [... more » ]
"These individuals and facilities have been vital in preserving the natural character of the golf course while protecting the delicate ecosystem and native wildlife and habitat," said GCSAA President Tim O’Neill. [... more » ]
"When a golfer steps onto the tee on a great hole his mind’s eye sees everything, not just a small landing area or flagstick," said Bill Thompson. "That’s the picture I try to provide." [... more » ]
The pro pulled out his club and demonstrated his swing. And here’s the best part: as he sent the ball flying 200 yards with his 7-iron, my little one exclaimed, “Wow, you hit the ball just like my mother!” [... more » ]
Look at some of the best in the game right now. Tiger, Phil, Vijay. They all have credited improved golf fitness and golf exercises for their recent successes. It’s not the only factor, but a huge one! It should be a big factor in your game. [... more » ]