Golf News for Thursday, August 17, 2006
The US China Association for Promotion of Economy and Trade, together with the China Beijing Lions Club, Tanglong International Media Group and InConTra, Inc. will host the first Chinese Foreign Entrepreneurs Golf Invitational Tournament in Beijing, China Oct. 8-12, 2006. [... more » ]
Gilkison, a 14-year golf-industry veteran, has joined PAHR as vice president /partner of the apparel upstart. He will oversee distribution and sales worldwide as well as the day-to-day operations. [... more » ]
"This is a gorgeous parcel of land for a golf course," said Nicklaus of the course he and his son co-designed in Victoria, B.C. "People will enjoy playing here as it has so much to offer and they won’t get tired of playing it." [... more » ]
"The KLM Open is an event where a player would need the best traction possible, and again, Champ provided all of the players with a variety of choices to match their traction needs," said Harris MacNeill, head of MacNeill Engineering. [... more » ]
World-class trick-shot artist and ECCO golf ambassador Peter Longo has received the 2006 Joe Jemsek "Par Excellence" Award for dedication to making the game of golf accessible to individuals with disabilities. [... more » ]
The new multidisciplinary program, the first of its kind in the U.S. to have been developed in cooperation with the GCSAA, enables golf course superintendents anywhere in the world to achieve graduate-level training. [... more » ]
New events plus enhancements to several established Expo programs will provide industry insiders with the opportunity to both assess the current business climate and influence business for the season ahead. [... more » ]
The winner of the giveaway will receive a new set of G-Field CCB irons and a premium Zone #1 Anser putter. The contest is available exclusively for members, which is free for anyone to join. [... more » ]
NBC Sports Real Golf brings the thrill and excitement of golf to mobile phone users. The mobile golf game will make its debut in North America on the Cingular Wireless network and other J2ME carriers. [... more » ]
Total Golf Adventures is the only at-school, after-school golf program for youngsters in grades K through 8 in the country -- and a program that meets the goal of Justin Rankin, a PGA Class A Teaching Pro. [... more » ]
If I know one thing, it's that Virginia Sen. George Allen is in the news for all the wrong reasons. If I know another thing, it's that Steve Flesch is statistically certain to win the PGA Championship. [... more » ]
Quick golf tips to help improve your game. No ipod? Consider downloading them to your cell phone! Take this week's greenside and fairway bunker tips with you to the practice range. [... more » ]