Golf News for Tuesday, October 16, 2007
"The Masters represents a most hallowed rite of spring with its rich tradition and indelible imagery," said ESPN President George Bodenheimer. "We are honored by the opportunity to work with the Tournament." [... more » ]
Rife Putters finished 1st on the Darrell Survey on the Champions Tour at the final Major Event of the season, The Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship, held at The Baltimore Country Club. [... more » ]
"I've had a few close ones," said the Cucamonga champion, who moved to fourth on the Nationwide Tour money list. "This is great. It isn't necessarily a monkey off of my back because I've won before." [... more » ]
"When Tiger Shark first introduced the oversize putter grip in the 1980s, it was an immediate hit," said Dean Dingman, Tiger Shark Golf President. "It helps the golfer keep his wrists from breaking." [... more » ]
"I credit my accuracy by using the Feel Golf's Reverse Taper Full Release Performance Grips. Majority of my playing companions are using the new grips and really seeing improved performance," said Forsberg. [... more » ]
"I have a genuine love for the game and the industry," said Moret. "I am thrilled about this new partnership with Honours Golf and am confident that Moret & Partners will breathe new life into Honours' image." [... more » ]
"Our rapidly growing network of courses and superior Inforemer product provides advertisers a direct route to more than nine million high-end customers annually," said Robert Silzer, President and CEO of GPSI. [... more » ]
"We are indebted to the Smurfit Kappa Group – with whom we have reached an amicable agreement for the future – for their sponsorship," said George O’Grady, Chief Executive of The European Tour. [... more » ]
The enduring strength and durability of The European Tour is emphasised by the fact there are a minimum of 48 tournaments on the 2008 schedule which were played in 2007, as well as the same sponsorship. [... more » ]
"The location of the Pocono Mountains has made our properties increasingly popular among big-city businesses and organizations," said Robert Uguccioni, Executive Director of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. [... more » ]
"It is our ambition to return the Irish Open to its position as one of the top golf events in Europe with the level of funding that will secure a better date in the schedule," said Gillian Bowler, Chairman of Fáilte Ireland. [... more » ]
"We work with students of all ages who want to take advantage of the growing opportunities in golf," said Eric Wilson, a PGA master professional and campus director of the Myrtle Beach Campus. [... more » ]
Coming off her best season as a pro which saw her take home her first career LPGA Tour victory, Natalie Gulbis promises to blow the minds of all golf fans with her upcoming 2008 calendar. Here's a look at one of the shots from the calendar, via and NAG Sports. [... more » ]
Michelle Wie only wishes she could be John Daly in Las Vegas for a non-headline tournament like the Open. Not the Daly in his prime with major hardware on his shelf. Don't be ridiculous. No, right now Wie would settle for being women's golf's version of the washed up Daly. [... more » ]
"This program provides a very simple way for golf courses to make a huge impact on the lives of Americans who have sacrificed for all of us," said TeeTimeWatch CEO, Matt Kraus. "We are very proud and excited." [... more » ]