Golf News for Tuesday, December 12, 2006
"Our Hilton Garden Inn at PGA Village/Port St. Lucie location will be a preferred hotel choice for both business and leisure travelers visiting the area," said Adrian Kurre, senior vice president – brand management, Hilton Garden Inn. [... more » ]
Barry and Stacy Solomon take a tip from the latest Golf Digest and expound upon David Leadbetter's putting theory of "standing tall to the ball" in relation to Jack Nicklaus' crouched position. Also, can an umbrella help your golf game? And Annika has the quote of the week. [... more » ]
"It's the ultimate stand bag for a lady. It can be carried or put on a cart without sacrificing function or fashion." said David Triptow, vice president of product development, about Datrek's new Passion Stand Bag. [... more » ]
Andrea and Frank Drollinger from Pforzheim, southern Germany, have developed and patented a revolutionary new golf shoe: the "Free-Release.com" golf shoe with rotatable sole to help prevent injuries. [... more » ]
"When you combine hi-tech performance with today's styles and then add advanced ornamentation, you have one of the hottest headwear lines in the business," said Jeff Waller, national sales manager for AHEAD. [... more » ]
"We want to be known as a tournament-quality course," said Bayside director of golf Bill Hamilton, in reference to the Rick Jacobsen-designed course at the resort in Fenwick Island, Delaware. [... more » ]
"We are excited about adding Nicklaus Golf Equipment to our team across the country," said Joshua Jacobs, CEO of Total Golf Adventures. "Adding Nicklaus Golf Equipment is further acknowledgement that we are breaking down barriers and introducing the youth of America to the great game of golf." [... more » ]
"This weekend’s event will connect fans and players like never before and provide a new training ground for intense match play competition," said PTGL Spokesperson and 2006 Ryder Cup Captain Tom Lehman. [... more » ]
"We are excited to add talent of this caliber to our team," said RadarGolf Founder and CEO Chris Savarese. "Our new advisors will help us with technical expertise and industry-specific experience and as we grow." [... more » ]
Marriott Golf, the world’s largest resort golf management company, announced that Doug Devries has been named Superintendent at the Faldo Golf Institute located at Marriott’s Grande Vista Resort in Orlando, Florida. [... more » ]
When a bag of 50 of these tees found their way to my desk, I immediately placed them in the "gimmick" box. A week later, I grabbed three of the tees and headed out to the practice range, where I soon discovered the best thing about the Zero Friction Tee: They almost never break! [... more » ]
Spend any time in Myrtle Beach and you'll run across tons of golfers who've driven in from up and down the East Coast. From Washington DC. From New York City. Heck, I ran into one group of golfers who drove in from Boston in a beaten up Camry. [... more » ]