Golf News for Wednesday, February 8, 2006
The three models of Infiniti's XS series are the Propulsion XS fairway wood, the Hot Shot XS utility wood and the Assure XS Hybrid. All three models feature a replaceable headweight screw located directly behind the impact zone. [... more » ]
"In a relatively short amount of time, Harby has greatly helped raise the awareness of the Pride Professional Tee System, the Softspikes brand and our new Golf Digest Promotion," said Rick Oleksyk, president of PrideSports. [... more » ]
"We’re very excited about being the title sponsor," said Gene Simpson, VP of marketing for United Sports Technologies. "It's rewarding to have an opportunity for PGA professionals in the Southern Texas Section to get to know our company and products better." [... more » ]
Club Prophet Systems will be conducting demonstrations of its innovative new club-management tracking system at the Golf Industry Show in Atlanta, Feb. 9-12. It allows facilities to determine past histories and also forecast trends. [... more » ]
"Levering seems logical, but it's not the way the tool was meant to be used. We found that the digging and lifting actually has a more long-lasting effect than leaving the mark unrepaired," said Jack Fry, K-State Research and Extension horticulturist. [... more » ]
The 5th annual Florida Cup Matches will be played on February 9-10, 2006 at Timuquana Country Club in Jacksonville. The Matches were originally set for November 3-4, 2005 but were postponed due to Hurricane Wilma. [... more » ]
A new class of Club Performance Fitting Specialists graduated from Mitchell Golf Equipment Institute on Feb. 3. This popular two-day class offers training related to club performance and putter fitting. [... more » ]
Bobby Jones Sportswear's silk ribbon belts in a variety of colors and stretch cotton belts with detachable ball markers serve as casual yet stylish accessories and add a touch of color to any look. [... more » ]
Thailand really is a golfer's dream. Weekdays, many excellent courses here charge $10 per round plus $5 for the mandatory caddie. Even the driving ranges are super. Pay about 35 baht (less than 90 cents) for a tray of 35 balls which are automatically teed up for you. [... more » ]
J.B. Holmes hits it a million miles - straight – and he doesn’t back off when pressured. On top of all that he's a real good guy. Did you happen to see him stop and give his Dad a hug on the walk to the 18th tee Sunday? It was a MasterCard moment ... priceless. [... more » ]
Highlighting this year's awards ceremony was the announcement that the prestigious Shadow Ridge Golf Club in Palm Desert, Calif., was recognized as the 2005 Marriott Golf Property of the Year. [... more » ]