Golf News for Friday, February 10, 2006
"Travel Guard's Tee, Tour & Travel program offers customized coverages - like coverage for lost, stolen or damaged equipment - specifically designed to fit the golf traveler’s lifestyle to a tee," said Dan McGinnity, VP for Travel Guard International. [... more » ]
"We have owned Royal Precision for 10 years and now we believe it may be time for others to participate in implementing, and sharing in the results of, the new growth strategy," said Dick Johnston, Royal Associates board chairman. [... more » ]
Eric Bergstol, owner of Empire Golf Management, has promoted Mark R. Unger to the position of president and chief financial officer. Unger has been with the company since 1999. Empire's portfolio includes nine clubs. [... more » ]
Flateau's "welcoming personality and high energy will provide exceptional customer service to our members and guests. We are thrilled to have him join the Peninsula team," said developer Larry A. Goldstein. [... more » ]
"'All Access' takes viewers behind the scenes so they can experience the Big Break just like they were there," said show producer James Ponti. "The shoot is exciting, exhausting and exhilarating, and we hope to show you the entire spectrum of emotion." [... more » ]
"We have a much more well-rounded and interesting product now. We’ll let other publications do golf instruction while we’ll take readers to the most fun and memorable places to play," said Vic Williams, publisher and executive editor. [... more » ]
Scheduled for March 3-4 at The Palms Golf Club in Mesquite, Nevada, the Diamond in the Desert Classic officially launches the 2006 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, the premier event in power golf. [... more » ]
Hospitality Operations Manager Mike McGillicuddy: "Our goal at Sterling is to create a club where people who love the game can easily and affordably access a quality championship golf course, while finding kinship in a community of members." [... more » ]
"While we could charge higher rates, given our multiple awards and increasing demand from discriminating golf travelers, we believe in exceeding expectations, which our guests tell us we do," said Dave Christenson, director of golf. [... more » ]
Dr. Michael Jaffe's new book, Play Golf Forever: Treating Low Back Pain and Improving Your Golf Game through Fitness, is a handbook for conquering low back pain through integration and application of functional training. [... more » ]
You usually have to worry about the Vegas winds playing havoc with your game in the wintertime. This year your biggest fret is having enough suntan lotion. So shut up and golf, man. [... more » ]
Some of us will be tuning in to the events in Torino simply to watch Bode Miller, U.S. downhill skiing maverick. Okay, maybe he makes Terrell Owens look like a team player, but he's also the hottest athlete alive (sorry, Retief). And, oh yeah, he's a golfer. [... more » ]