Golf News for Wednesday, August 30, 2006
In a bold move the OGA chose Volvik and provided each participant with sample balls in unmarked boxes. Throughout the competition the 72-person field was kept in suspense. Only at the end was the closely guarded secret revealed. [... more » ]
Srixon staff pros Jim Furyk, Robert Allenby and Miguel Angel Jimenez are three of only 10 players to have made the cut in all four men's major championships. Furyk also earned a spot in the PGA Grand Slam of Golf. [... more » ]
"The reason a majority of the players on all three men's tours play this hybrid week after week is because it absolutely performs like they need it to," said Chip Brewer, chief executive officer of Adams Golf. [... more » ]
"It's been a long time since a shaft has been introduced and experienced a run of victories like this," said Craig Nichols, Grafalloy tour rep. "The demand for ProLaunch Red continues to build weekly." [... more » ]
With wins at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, the Wendy's Championship and the Gettysburg Championship, Champ now owns 22 of 34 PGA Tour titles, 13 of 20 on the European Tour and 11 of 20 on the LPGA. [... more » ]
The new Vardon & Ray men's line and the Vardon easy-care women's line exude quality while reflecting fashion trends and complimenting active life styles with technical and easy care products. [... more » ]
After years of litigation, Karakal agreed to redesign its X-Tack, X-Tack II, X-JP and X-JP II golf grips and not challenge the validity of Winn's patents, and Winn agreed not to challenge the redesigned grips. [... more » ]
Retailers will receive free freight shipments on all case-quantity orders placed at the show, which applies to all of Bonfit's offerings, including Brush-t, QOLF, Play Nine and On And Off Course Golf Tips. [... more » ]
The SAM analysis system "gives immediate and accurate feedback about what is happening with the alignment of the putterface, the stroke path and clubface control," said Mark Officer, Perfectstroke managing director. [... more » ]
Director M. Night Shyamalan says Michelle Wie is no Tiger Woods when it comes to character. When Wie took an illegal drop in her pro debut, Shyamalan saw a character flaw, not dead people. [... more » ]
Woods' strong mental game allowed him to stay focused with his "eye on the prize." We are simply amazed by his ability and discuss his golf tips on "how to master the mind" from his book. [... more » ]