Golf News for Thursday, January 18, 2007
The first ever Vegas Cup will be played in April, which promises perfect golf weather on perfect golf courses. This exclusive event will feature a Pro-Am format, with one professional joining four amateur partners to vie for the cup. [... more » ]
"We've developed these new drivers and fairway woods that are very unique in their design and construction," said Chip Brewer, CEO and president of Adams Golf, about the new Insight BUL, BTY and Belle clubs. [... more » ]
"We are very proud of our new relationship with one of the best professional golfers around, Brett Quiqley," said Adam Katz, founder and president (and pilot) of Talon Air. "We could not have aligned ourselves with a more down to earth person." [... more » ]
"Notah Begay III is an outstanding golfer and a fine representative of our culture and heritage, which he has proven through countless hours of giving back to the Native American people," said Turning Stone CEO Ray Halbritter. [... more » ]
"He shares the same vision as The Institute and we're fortunate to have his services as an advisor for another term." said Greg Norman, chairman of the Environmental Institute for Golf's advisory council. [... more » ]
"We want the retailers to be happy and successful since that both reflects on us as a supplier but also means more business for us in the long run," said Keith Foley, president of Fine Tune Golf. [... more » ]
US Airways adds new daily nonstop service between New York’s LaGuardia Airport and Myrtle Beach International Airport beginning March 4. Other airlines are also expanding service to the popular golf destination. [... more » ]
Race fans can test their golf mettle on a course that was recently selected by the USGA to host a U.S. Open Qualifier in 2007, and has hosted a U.S. Senior Open qualifier and NCAA collegiate events over the past two years. [... more » ]
"Female golfers appreciate the chance to be unencumbered on the golf course while maintaining a sense of style," said Marje Helfet, CEO of Fairway Skins. "Our new zip leather pouches will fill that need." [... more » ]
They say the best things in life are free, but the Cheap Bastard sure isn't seeing much of that action lately. What yours truly is seeing, however is a deal for a free wedge from Innovex Golf. As this winter they have a mix and match deal where if you buy two clubs, you get a wedge free. [... more » ]
Give Phil Mickelson and his marketing team credit though. After the fanfare Tiger Woods' received on his design move, they probably figured they could get even more publicity this time. And it worked. They fooled a lot of people, including unfortunately some who work here. [... more » ]