Golf News for Thursday, August 24, 2006
"Both the GR6 and new Island Series of putters have really taken off," said Matt Molloy, chief financial office of Rife Putters. "We've had over $1 million dollars in combined earnings over the past five weeks." [... more » ]
AccuFLEX captured an eighth-place finish with the Ultraboom and a fifth-place finish with the Evolution shaft at the Northeast Pennsylvania Classic, while the Icon HL had both a fifth- and an eighth-place finish. [... more » ]
"Golf resonates with our customers, and our relationship with Palmer, Jacobsen and McCarron puts us in a class all by ourselves," said Bill Eldien, president and chief executive officer of Nolet Spirits U.S.A. [... more » ]
JDR Tours and its subsidiary arizonagolftours.com have signed an agreement with Incredible Technologies to be a major sponsor for four Golden Tee LIVE regional tournaments scheduled through October. [... more » ]
Founded by U.S. Amateur champion Mitch Voges, Max Out Golf is the game’s most advanced performance laboratory combining high-tech custom golf club fitting, PGA teaching services and retail equipment sales. [... more » ]
"We are excited about the opportunity Ms. Loof-Koehler and Marine Drive Properties have given us to create something truly special on a unique and spectacular piece of property," Jack Nicklaus said. [... more » ]
"Birdwood Golf Course has shown a strong commitment to its environmental program. They are to be commended for their efforts to provide a sanctuary for wildlife on the golf course property," said Shawn Williams of Audubon. [... more » ]
"PGA Professionals can look forward to an extensive menu of business programs within a compact timeframe at this year's PGA Fall Expo," said Roger Warren, president of the PGA of America. [... more » ]
I have found the perfect way to take out all your post-round frustrations. Krakow Valley in Poland has a gun range just steps from the 18th green. Shank your pitch on the 12th?That's nothing a few handguns can't solve. Rent the guns, buy the bullets and shoot away. [... more » ]
Plenty of goings on around these parts, as some fresh faces and new developments have the blogs agog. Check out PGA Instructor Marc Solomon of Golf Made Simple fame, the PGA Punter (Anthony Urquhart) and Dot Wong's baby - The "Your Name Here" Golf Blog contest. [... more » ]
"We are grateful to Barton Creek for assisting us with our Scholarship Fund, which will enable us to reach children in Austin who would not otherwise be able to participate in the First Tee program," said First Tee executive director Jennifer MacCurrach. [... more » ]