Golf News for Tuesday, October 17, 2006
Pia Nilsson (Annika Sorenstam's mental coach) and Lynn Marriott's (Golf Digest Top-50 instructor) golf tips will keep you "in the moment"! We discuss the punch-out with help from Golf Digest teaching professional Rick Smith. Finally: Bill Clinton's view on golf in our podcast. [... more » ]
"Many advancements in electric scooters were recently made, allowing for the first time, an affordable, light, personal golf cart system," said Mr. Anelli, the inventor of the collapsible, battery-powered ParScooter. [... more » ]
"Whether its on TOUR, at green grass or in off-course channels, Softspikes-brand cleats continue to lead the marketplace and serve as the benchmark for all other products in the category,” said Rick Oleksyk, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"The World Championship has become the definitive championship to decide the world’s best woman golfer, and we’re very pleased to see our IROD Hybrid deliver,” says Gene Simpson, vice president of sales and marketing for UST. [... more » ]
"The technology and design of the F2 Series Wedge gives you the confidence and accuracy you need to attack the pin," said Jeff Peterman, designer of the F2. "It's the most important advancement in short game technology since the invention of the sand wedge." [... more » ]
Tom Jenkins moved up three places from 27th to 24th in the Power Performance Rankings with his victory at the SAS Championship. Curtis Strange and Gary McCord were dropped because of insufficient points. [... more » ]
"This unique format has proven to be intriguing for the viewer and the participant," said GCSAA CEO Steve Mona. For the third year, BASF is the title sponsor of the event which will be aired on ESPN2. [... more » ]
"The contributions and successes each has brought to the sport have added a great deal to its history. We look forward to their stories being recognized," said Jack Peter, Sr. Vice President and COO of the Hall of Fame. [... more » ]
"The relatively weak performance of the industry in the key summer months suggests that we're still struggling as an industry with the issue of how to consistently generate rounds demand," said Jim Koppenhaver of Pellucid. [... more » ]
Callaway Golf Eyewear, through an unwavering commitment to innovation, creates products and services designed to make every golfer a better golfer, while protecting one's eyes - one pair at a time. [... more » ]
Tim McDonald wrote an interesting column this week about Nick Faldo suddenly starting to treat people well because of a new TV job. It's a great theory. Only problem is: Nick Faldo was never a jerk. And I have a completely true Baldwin family story to prove it. [... more » ]
Near Reno, one comes across the bucolic mountain town of Bishop. It's a beautiful town where great fishing and other outdoor activities await those inclined. Of course, Bishop is a town one must stop in for another reason - Erick Schat's Bakkery, the Tiger Woods of bakeries. [... more » ]