Golf News for Wednesday, October 4, 2006
On this edition of the popular podcast, hosts Barry and Stacy Solomon look at a quote Tiger Woods made about when he'd finally hang up his golf clubs, how to handle unplayable lies, and the "dean of mental coaching", Dr. Bob Rotella, offers ideas on how to handle the mental side of the game. [... more » ]
"By streamlining the way golfers access and carry their gear, OGIO is creating a tool that is less of an ‘accessory’ and more of a performance advantage," said David Wunderli, the president of OGIO. [... more » ]
"We are experiencing an increasing demand for our gloves in golf and retail shops around the country, and we are pleased to announce the addition of these new sales reps," said Marje Helfet, CEO of Fairway Skins Company. [... more » ]
"The PGA Exchange provides the perfect venue to make MacGregor easy to do business with and it will help us develop stronger working relationships with our customers," said Reid Gorman, President, MacGregor Golf. [... more » ]
"Attendees and exhibitors have been overwhelmingly positive about the Golf Industry Show," said GCSAA CEO Steve Mona, CAE, NGCOA CEO Mike Hughes and CMAA CEO Jim Singerling, in a joint statement. [... more » ]
"With wins in America and Europe, CHAMP Spikes secures its distinction as the top brand on tour as we provide golfers with different spikes for different terrains," said Harris MacNeill, president of Champ. [... more » ]
"We’re excited about this opportunity to work together with the EWGA to help more women improve and enjoy the game," said Joe Assell, GolfTEC’s President and Founder. GolfTEC is a national chain. [... more » ]
"PrideSports is an outstanding, environmentally-friendly company, fully dedicated to our great game, and we're delighted we've forged this partnership with these nationally recognized brands," said Phil Bough, commissioner of the U.S. Pro Golf Tour. [... more » ]
"The upcoming selection day is going to be extremely successful," said Len Barrie of Bear Mountain Resort. "These condominium buildings are so unique to Vancouver Island, we expect the demand to outweigh our supply." [... more » ]
The temperature in Scottsdale today reached 98 degrees. In other words, it was one of the cool ones. And it's getting downright frigid from here. Not a day over 97 with things dipping into the high 80s by the weekend (as much as you can believe forecasts). Golf paradise is back. [... more » ]
Tiger Woods is only guilty of one thing: changing the face of golf and bringing the sport to the masses who would have never known a birdie from a bogey. As for The Tribune printing S. Scott Rosenberg's jibberish: I wouldn't use that newspaper to line a birdcage. [... more » ]
"This is a class that features world-class instructors and outstanding contributors to golf, individuals who represent the best in the game," PGA of America Vice President Brian Whitcomb said. [... more » ]
Woods needs a minimum of 60 rounds to qualify for the Award, which is presented by The PGA of America. He has completed 55 rounds. Woods has an adjusted scoring average of 68.11; while Furyk is next at 68.88. [... more » ]