Golf News for Wednesday, January 25, 2006
"This acquisition not only gives Time Inc. the best URL in golf, but also an unprecedented offering of the most powerful and trusted brands in the sport," said John Squires, co-chief operating officer of Time Inc. [... more » ]
With talented and experienced golf writers dedicated to visiting and playing in golf-rich areas such as Myrtle Beach, Las Vegas, Phoenix-Scottsdale, Florida and other areas, the team has deep insights into the courses that are unanimously considered "must plays." [... more » ]
Putting Zone will be the only magazine in the world devoted exclusively to this “game within a game.” It will cover of golf instruction for putting from pros and top teachers, reviews and tests of putters and training aids, and more. [... more » ]
The G.R.O.W.T.H program allows golfers to redeem a free towel, embroidered with the club’s name, with every paid round of golf. “It is designed to grow incremental revenue in the pro shop for PGA Professionals,” said Rick Sheppard, president of Devant Sport Towels. [... more » ]
"The Spirit of Golf Foundation is thrilled to honor Mr. Eddie Merrins for his unparalleled contributions to coaching golf and to the game," said Bill Madonna, director of instruction at the Spirit of Golf Foundation. [... more » ]
Mitchell Golf will introduce its new Putting Studio, a dual-camera computerized fitting and teaching tool, and its Balance Monitor, a computerized weight-transfer monitor, across multiple exhibit locations at the 2006 PGA Merchandise Show. [... more » ]
"Raven Golf Club at Sandestin will be a great test for our players and a terrific course for spectators. We welcome both Boeing and Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort into the Champions Tour family," said Rick George, Champions Tour president. [... more » ]
The Assure series of irons from Infiniti Golf features the ease of a hybrid with the accuracy of an iron. Their patent-pending Broad-flange Sole aids in better ball striking and straighter shots. [... more » ]
How could anyone who attended the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic in Palm Springs not love the guy? For there Timberlake was, playing to the crowds, especially the kids, signing autographs after every round, smiling free, just straight bombing it off the tees. [... more » ]
It normally irritates me when Europeans lecture us Americans about anything. But, a Scot named W. Eric Laing has some good things to say about the ridiculously slow pace of play in the U.S. [... more » ]
New Arizona Family Inc. (NAFI) will host its 12th annual charity golf tournament on March 20 at Ancala Country Club in Scottsdale, Ariz. The event will raise funds for NAFI’s program for pregnant and parenting women in recovery from chronic substance abuse. [... more » ]