Golf News for Tuesday, June 20, 2006
"Lamkin grips have always enjoyed success on the professional tours. But our performance during the two majors so far this season has been extremely rewarding," said Bob Lamkin, head of Lamkin. [... more » ]
Mary Hafeman, head professional at Ocean Hammock Golf Club and one of Golf For Women’s "Top 50 Teachers," will be offering a series of instructional programs at the Palm Coast, Fla. resort throughout the fall, all with appealing three-to-one, student-to-instructor ratios. [... more » ]
"We’ve come a long way in two years and have faced more than our share of challenges," said golf community developer Rick Braught. "I’m really looking forward to the future as we continue to grow." [... more » ]
For one client, the CFA application identified and helped to contact more than 4,000 golfers from previous years who had not returned to play the course, with follow-up data showing $40,000 in revenues from those players within 60 days of contact. [... more » ]
"It was important to Aaron to have a really quality product that was a true representative of a koala and Australia," said Jane Spicer, president of Daphne's Headcovers, about the design of the headcover he is using. [... more » ]
Shamin Hotels, the largest hotel management company in Virginia and one of the fastest growing in the nation, is partnering with River's Bend, a premier golf club, to provide stay-and-play package. [... more » ]
"We are so excited to welcome our first guests to this magnificent resort," said Harris Rosen, president and COO of Rosen Hotels & Resorts. "It’s an incredibly heartwarming birthday gift for me." [... more » ]
"We look forward to continuing to provide a premier golf experience for players and guests," said Jeff Silverstein, chairman of I.R.I. Golf Group, which will lease the Phoenix golf club from CNL Income Properties. [... more » ]
The Caddyplus offers 11 functions, including keeping track of strokes, repairing divots, cleaning the grooves of golf clubs, marking your golf balls, and keeping unused clubs clean and dry by propping them up. [... more » ]
The Master’s Grip has 67 one-page devotions showing parallels between life, golf, and faith in the same format and style as the best-seller In His Grip. Devotions feature quotes from golfers such as Nicklaus, Palmer and Els. [... more » ]
You can't cheer Mickelson when he works the ball out of the trees to set up unthinkable birdies, marvel at how he hits a bunker shot backwards over his head, and then thrash his decision making when the same style of play causes him to finish second in the U.S. Open. [... more » ]
Lefty’s natural shot is a draw, so the fade bias was supposed to allow him more easily to find the fairways of the numerous right-to-left doglegs at Winged Foot. Problem was, for some reason on Sunday, Phil’s natural shot failed him, and he began hitting power fades. [... more » ]