Golf News for Friday, March 24, 2006
The 67th Senior PGA Championship, the oldest and most prestigious event in senior golf, features a field of 156, including defending champion Mike Reid and four-time champion Hale Irwin. Play begins May 22 in Oklahoma. [... more » ]
RainFlex is constructed from a knit fabric that is waterproof and breathable. As the name suggests, RainFlex is a flexible fabric that stretches with the golfer's movements and is virtually silent. [... more » ]
Beginning April 1, daily-fee golfers can once again enjoy the Ireland-inspired links at Inniscrone. Forewinds Hospitality is offering a special preseason rate at Inniscrone through the month of April. [... more » ]
The Waikoloa Beach & Golf Resort is hosting the 2006 U.S. Open local qualifier on May 22. Successful qualifiers and exempt golfers at the local level will move on to a sectional qualifier, and from there it's onwards to the U.S. Open. [... more » ]
Charles Sheppard has been promoted to head golf professional at Marriott’s Grande Pines Golf Club, in Orlando, Fla. He will oversee all golf shop operations, retail merchandising, outings and tournament coordination. [... more » ]
Empire Golf Management named Edward LaPadula as general manager and Sean Callanan as head golf professional at Minisceongo GC. It also named James Hahn as executive chef at Branto Woods GC. [... more » ]
Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) executive director Pam Swensen will be the keynote speaker at the Boston Chapter's kickoff event April 6 to mark the start of the 2006 golf season. [... more » ]
"Sea Trail is known for its beauty. As an all-inclusive resort that’s minutes from the ocean, we have an abundance of amenities. So, we expect these townhomes to sell quickly," said Brian Griffin, director or real estate at Sea Trail. [... more » ]
"The Exotics line overall has been wildly successful," said Jay Hubbard, Tour Edge marketing director. "The partnership we entered into with Nippon Shaft to develop a high-quality product that produces a responsive and forgiving iron is a big part of that." [... more » ]
If you want to bash Rush Limbaugh, there's surely plenty of ammunition out there. Just bring some of it. Deal in facts. [... more » ]
For unrepentant Duke haters like Chris Baldwin, Duke loss to LSU had to be like having their birthday fall on the same day that their new Playboy arrived -- so good they had to lie down. [... more » ]