Golf News for Tuesday, June 13, 2006
Barry and Stacy Solomon get serious about improving their game and the games of their listeners. Improve your game by taking the advice of the best golf professionals in the world. Also, Barry defends himself when one reader takes him to task for his harsh words to a playing partner. [... more » ]
"If demand keeps growing at the present rate we may be forced into a temproary allotment program until we're able to catch up at the factory. We didn't anticipate such a successful launch of this new product," said John Gilliam of FLGolf. [... more » ]
"Kathy never forgot where she came from," said Mary Bryan of Apopka, Fla., one of Whitworth's close friends and past tour colleague. "She gave back to golf because it has given so much to her." [... more » ]
"Doug brings to Nike Golf a wealth of apparel knowledge and leadership experience. He has an enthusiasm that is contagious, a passion for the game of golf and a love for the apparel industry," said company president Bob Wood. [... more » ]
"Today, thousands of Californians will come together to play the wonderful game of golf," said Gov. Schwarzenegger. "By promoting physical activity, wholesome competition and sportsmanship, golf exemplifies the many benefits we derive from athletics." [... more » ]
"This move is a milestone for us, as it marks the latest evolution of our vision to provide golfers and non-golfers alike with luxuriously unique apparel for all aspects of their lives," said company owner Linda Hipp. [... more » ]
"The ability to come to Atlantic City and spend two days with so many friends that have supported the event over the years is a win-win situation," said Long. "Now it’s not just a golf tournament, it’s a two day party." [... more » ]
"Now the cool comfort and golf shoe-like functionality that has made the Bite sandals so successful will now be available for the young golfer in your life," said Tom Cox, Bite's national sales manager. [... more » ]
"Over 100 tour professionals on all tours use the Tempotimer while hitting practice balls with their own clubs. Players really enjoy the fact that they can use their own clubs while practicing," said Brad Adams, Rockroller co-founder. [... more » ]
Featuring a Robert Trent Jones, Jr., links-style championship course, the resort is offering two attractive, value-laden golf packages, each of which includes unlimited daily play throughout the season. [... more » ]
Fox Sports on the MSN Homepage on Monday morning June 12, 2006 decided to place results from the NBA and NASCAR (perhaps legitimate), the World Cup (between Mexico and Iran), and the French Open (between two non-Americans), ahead of the LPGA Championship. [... more » ]
Here's a little bit of sacrilege for all the fawning golf historians out there: Winged Foot's nice enough, but it's no once in a lifetime play. It isn't Augusta National. It isn't the Old Course. It's certainly not Bethpage Black. Heck, it isn't even Baltusrol. [... more » ]