Golf News for Friday, October 12, 2007
"We decided to make the Blue Monster caddie inclusive because we want golfers to experience the history and tradition of the course," said Darrin Helfrick, GM of Golf, Doral Golf Resort & Spa, A Marriott Resort. [... more » ]
The breathtaking highlands links course will kick-off its grand opening with a. ribbon cutting ceremony Monday, October 15, 2007. Sevillano Links is the first John Daly Signature Course with a West Coast address. [... more » ]
"We were so pleased with the amount of participation in the free golf clinics that we decided to continue them through the rest of the year," said Bobby Pearson, general manager of the Myrtle Beach Martin’s location. [... more » ]
TaylorMade Golf, makers of the number one driver on the PGA Tour, introduced four exciting new bags, including the Burner stand bag, the latest edition to the company’s "Burner family franchise". [... more » ]
"There’s a whole new feel to the company – a contemporary sportswear feel," said Company President Judy Petraitis. "We really have re-invented ourselves. The response we are receiving has been unbelievable." [... more » ]
The two Major Champions became recipients of Honorary Life Membership of The European Tour. They received their solid silver Membership cards from George O’Grady, chief executive of the Tour. [... more » ]
"I keep improving every year," said Ryan Helminen, who finished in a tie for fifth last year. "The first year I played here [2004] I hit the panic button too quickly. But I have learned from my mistakes." [... more » ]
The course at Sprowston Manor went through a redesign in 2003 by Ross McMurray of European Golf Design. The course boasts several dynamic water features, notably ponds, weirs and fountains. [... more » ]
"The Birthplace of Golf is our most popular youth program," said USJT Executive Director M. Scott Ott. The new 2008 schedule includes two “Birthplace of Golf” tours to St. Andrews, Scotland. [... more » ]
Research concerning the golfer (which includes golf psychology, golf injuries, golf pedagogy and/or learning golf.), golf equipment and technology, and the golf course/turfgrass management is being solicited. [... more » ]
"I am keenly interested in supporting the careers of our next generation of golfers and readers and I’m very proud to partner with the AJGA in these events," said Tom Nolan, publisher of Golf World. [... more » ]
In the land where everyone wants to live the high roller life for at least a weekend, there remains one deal that's so absurd it could only happen in Las Vegas. That's the $5 PGA Tour tournament ticket. [... more » ]
Beloved by the masses in the player's own country, a gifted ball striker with the ability to go very low, an unsettling penchant for blowing up in the end - Arnold Palmer, Lorena Ochoa or both? [... more » ]
The Edwin Budding Award will recognize those who have made significant contributions to the golf course equipment industry. Edwin Budding was a pioneer who invented the reel mower in 1830. [... more » ]
The PGA Certified Professional Program is an online, career-enhancing educational curriculum that supports PGA Professionals committed to continuously enhancing their golf-management skills. [... more » ]