Golf News for Monday, November 20, 2006
Southern California's High Desert is a low-cost alternative to Palm Springs or Las Vegas, Bill Wolfrum reports. With the NBA All Star game coming to Las Vegas Feb. 18, rooms and tee times will be scarce - so book now. And, a look at Callaway Golf's new e-commerce platform. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to be the technology engine for one of Europe’s leading golf academies," said Marc Matoza, CEO of eCoaching Technology. "Working with St. Andrews Links Golf Academy ... is a real testimony to our product." [... more » ]
"K-VEST is the future of golf instruction, and it’s extremely rewarding to see some of the PGA Professional community rapidly transition from video to this wireless instructional system," said Michael Bentley of Bentley Kinetics, Inc. [... more » ]
Sk Fiber is introducing three high performance wood shafts, one technically advanced hybrid shaft and a “Neutralized” stepless steel shaft. Sk Fiber promises consistent and virtually flawless graphite golf club shafts. [... more » ]
Spend the weekend in the Hill Country and let Barton Creek Resort & Spa of Austin, Texas offer you the most sumptuous Thanksgiving holiday dining experience in the most luxurious surroundings. [... more » ]
"I’m just delighted to be a part of this year’s Show and to be able to share my thoughts and advice to West Michigan golfers about the often confusing world of golf technology," said Thomas. [... more » ]
Lodewijk Klootwijk, of the EGCOA said; "The prime objective of the association is to look after the interests of the club owners by representing them on a EU level in contact with the European Commission." [... more » ]
Unique features are maintained as natural micro environments, but the installation of drainage or irrigation pipes through solid granite is a challenge that has earned the course's staff the nickname "Stone Soldiers." [... more » ]
The Dec. 16 opening of We-Ko-Pa's new sister course Saguaro is the big new course event in Phoenix-Scottsdale. Saguaro has a lot to live up to - the pressure on Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, the design team behind the nearly already mythic Bandon Trails, is immense. [... more » ]
Number crunchers should head for the PGA Tour's three different levels of competition. They'll find much more in the way of stats than they could ever use. Each of the other tours, while not up to the same standard, certainly provide enough live information to keep us abreast of details. [... more » ]
In honor of breast cancer awareness month this past October, Verdina Golf Apparel showcased a pink golf bag at a recent women’s sports event which was signed by 63 of the world’s top female athletes. [... more » ]