Golf News for Thursday, December 14, 2006
"I've seen many new drivers come and go over the years, and I absolutely believe that the FT-i is the best driver I have ever had the pleasure to use," said Callaway Golf Staff Professional and World Golf Hall of Famer Gary Player. [... more » ]
"The McLean Junior Elite Golf School has been a tremendous success, with an average handicap improvement of 3-6 shots per student," said Christopher Toulson, Director of Instruction, Jim McLean Golf School. [... more » ]
"P3ProSwing has allowed me to stay here to teach all winter long, instead of going south,” said Bennett. "I have a full lesson schedule now; there’s a waiting list. So P3ProSwing is increasing revenue for me and for the country club, too." [... more » ]
"This has to be the "Lexus" of the avid walker golf bag. The best features of this bag have to be comfort and durability and the ergonomic benefits will add years of walking for me," said PGA Tour Partners Club member, Jay T. Borman. [... more » ]
"Chris Wilczynski and Arthur Hills were able to create that balance, maintain the site's natural beauty and design a golf course that feels like it has been here forever," said Eric Claxton, director of golf at the Wolfdancer in Texas. [... more » ]
After The Skins Game, is it the longest-running event in golf’s end-of-the-year “Challenge Season” and it is the only golf competition available on network television that last weekend of the year. [... more » ]
"I’m delighted to announce that the tenth anniversary of the Qatar Masters will offer record prize-money of US$2.2 million as well as the strongest line-up in the history of the tournament," said Commercialbank of Qatar CEO Andrew Stevens. [... more » ]
"We welcome Lucien Piccard as an EWGA corporate sponsor and the additional opportunity to support Girls Golf programs through this relationship," said Pam Swensen, the chief executive officer of the EWGA. [... more » ]
"The future of Texas golfers has never been brighter, and the Golf Foundation of Texas plans to ensure that future with new financial scholarships for young Texas golfers," said Amy Blakely, marketing director for the Golf Foundation of Texas. [... more » ]
How could someone select a tournament as best of the year when the top 4 finishers played the 72nd hole in a collective 5 over par? It's not like 18 at Winged Foot features a dramatic shot involving water. No, it was just plain poor play with a large dose of choking, to be sure. [... more » ]
The Blue Monster at Doral looks great, though if you haven't played it for a few years, it will look quite different. First of all, it's lost about 1,000 trees because of the storms of the last few years. But, make no mistake, it is still a monster. [... more » ]