Golf News for Thursday, January 19, 2006
"We can’t think of a better way to encourage golfers to change their cleats than to include a one-year subscription to one of the best golf magazines in the world," said Rick Oleksyk, president of Softspikes. [... more » ]
With the Mitchell Putting Studio, club fitters have a system for matching golfers with the correct putter length, loft, lie and head style, while golf pros have a teaching tool that provides putting data that the student can see and understand. [... more » ]
Ken Mair, Straight Forward Marketing Inc., vice president sales and marketing has noted that "with over 2000 golfers at every skill level, virtually everyone that has tried StraightShooter has seen immediate improvement in their game." [... more » ]
"Our business is skyrocketing and this greatly speeds up distribution. It means that we're two days away from the majority of the country, including all major golf markets," said Mike Herron, Excel Golf Tee's business development manager. [... more » ]
"Ping Collection is one of those clients that has worldwide brand recognition, enabling us to attract the most elite sales professionals in the golf marketplace on their behalf," said Dawn Schlesinger, president of [... more » ]
"We had an outstanding year in 2005," said Gary Hansberger, president of Vulcan Golf. "We opened more new accounts last year than we have in the last ten years. We need to add some quality people in some key areas of the country." [... more » ]
Marriott Golf promoted Greg Downer as director of golf and Sean Gradomski as head golf professional for the Royal St. Kitts Golf Club at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino in Basseterre, St Kitts. [... more » ]
"These avant-garde cart bags are for golfers who have a strong sense of style and are accustomed to making a statement on the golf course," said Jackie Perrin, VP of the Belding Golf Bag Company. [... more » ]
TaylorMade-adidas Golf's new range of outerwear offers five levels of protection for different climate conditions and are all designed to be comfortable, lightweight, and extremely quiet. [... more » ]
Pat Perez's 12-under 60 was just the latest mind-bending number posted on the Arnold Palmer Private Course at PGA West (same course where David Duval shot a 59). And Indian Wells was declared to be the pushover problem child? [... more » ]
Phil Mickelson's trainer, Sean Cochran, will give tips on instruction and fitness, as well as a look at the world of pro golf. Seattle-based writed David Meyers is a teacher and golf coach. And Spencer Hux carries bags at one of the top courses in South Carolina ("I see just about every type of golf swing and golf philosophy known to man..."). [... more » ]