Golf News for Wednesday, September 6, 2006
Stacy Solomon helps husband Barry's enjoyment of a friendly side bet on the golf course with an interesting and helpful tip from Butch Harmon. Also, in the "Rules of Golf Made Easy" the duo discuss when you need to take the flagstick out of the hole and when you can leave it in. [... more » ]
"I think Rifle’s dominance on the European Tour this weekend illustrates why Rifle shafts are currently played by four of the top five players of the European Order of Merit," said company VP Ray Lucas. [... more » ]
"Pro and amateur players alike need the confidence of knowing their equipment will perform at peak efficiency shot after shot, and Lamkin grips have proved themselves time and time again," said Bob Lamkin. [... more » ]
"This past weekend, the Deutsche Bank champion used our traditional Cermec spike and about half the field at the BMW Open utilized our top-selling Stinger spike," said Harris MacNeill, president of Champ. [... more » ]
"Our members are committed to improving their games, and the expanded practice facility provides the forum for honing both their short and long games," said Saddle Creek GM Bill Troyanoski. [... more » ]
Zach Johnson, Bob Estes and Brian Gay, staff players for apparel company Dunning Golf, will compete in the 2006 Canadian Open, scheduled for Sept. 7-10 at the Hamilton Golf and Country Club in Hamilton, Ontario. [... more » ]
The Links at Las Palomas is a seaside 18-hole championship links golf course in Puerto Peñasco (known by many as Rocky Point), Mexico, designed by Phoenix-based Forrest Richardson and Associates. [... more » ]
The worst-performing regions in July were the Southwest, Lower Midwest and Mid Atlantic. But not all the news was bad: Four regions posted gains, including the Southeast and Central/South Florida. [... more » ]
"What makes us most satisfied and confident about future performance is that our financial performance is a direct result of our operating, marketing and customer service systems," said golf director David Christenson. [... more » ]
Kevin Rooney acquired the rights to operate a Total Golf Adventures territory in Bergen County, N.J. TGA is a national at-school, after-school golf enrichment program for youngsters in grades K through 8. [... more » ]
We know a story when we see one. Tiger and Annika winning events? Been there, done that. Nike and B.J., squeezing every last cent out of Michelle Wie? So what. No, the story here is Kang, and how he can walk proudly amongst his peers, knowing full well that he is Ji-Man. [... more » ]
On the Registration Evaluations we receive from every Golfer that comes to see us at Golf Made Simple - 8 out of 10 Golfers say that the strongest aspect of their game is their putting. Yet, it in reality, it's the complete opposite - only 2 out of 10 should be making this claim. [... more » ]