Golf News for Friday, July 28, 2006
"Not only did our top-money finisher this week use our new Impulse Hybrid Fairway shaft ... to win close to $200,000, but the Impulse was one of the most popular hybrid shafts at the tournament," said Harrison Sports president Mike Cheng. [... more » ]
In addition to having the No. 1 hybrid shaft model in play at the Nationwide Tour's Price Cutter Charity Championship in Springfield, Mo., AccuFLEX also had three shafts in use by players in the top 10. [... more » ]
The deadline for submitting ticket applications is Aug. 15. At the end of August, a random drawing will be conducted from among the applications and written notification will be mailed in September. [... more » ]
"The PGA of America is proud to welcome Bonterra Vineyards into our family of premier partners as The Official Wine of The PGA of America," said Roger Warren, president of the PGA of America. [... more » ]
"To see our collective efforts top half a million dollars in philanthropic contributions is very inspiring," said says Pam Swensen, chief executive officer of the Executive Women's Golf Association. [... more » ]
“This is an outstanding piece of land and we believe that [Thomson Perrett & Lobb] will make Carya Golf Club the best golf course in Turkey," said Mithat Yenigun, chairman of Carya Turizm Yatirimlari. [... more » ]
"Florida is our original and a very key market for the company and the opening of the 25th store in Boca Raton emphasizes our commitment to all golfers in the region," said Sven Kessler, VP, Edwin Watts Golf. [... more » ]
The newest feature on, neighborhoods, is a joint content venture for brands looking to reach the golfing community. Golf equipment manufacturer TaylorMade became the charter neighborhood. [... more » ]
"Golf Course Design: An Annotated Bibliography" is a comprehensive, illustrated guide to approximately 750 books on golf architecture and agronomy from the late 1800s to the present. [... more » ]
At this point you'd just have to throw out all known rules of humanity to think there isn't someone on one of the pro tours gacked up on roids. [... more » ]
A little more than six months of 2006 have passed and with it half the golf year. So how has it gone for the PGA and LPGA Tours? Answer: It’s the year of the commissioner. [... more » ]