Golf News for Monday, October 8, 2007
"While the Pocono Mountains resorts and golf courses are popular attractions year-round, the area takes on another life during the fall," said Robert Uguccioni, Executive Director of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. [... more » ]
"We now expect the first words out of users' mouths to be 'Wow!,'" said Russell Edens, CEO of Dancin' Dogg. "Trust us -- the realism is amazing. It's as much fun as simulators costing $20,000-$40,000." [... more » ]
"Players that compete at this level in unpredictable weather really need specialized gear," said Doug Tibbetts, Zero Restriction’s president. "It was a privilege to have been selected by the PGA Tour to outfit both teams." [... more » ]
"Combine this with natural moisture wicking properties, anti-microbial, anti-bacterial and odor resistance and you have one of the best shirts on the course," said Ray Ping, president of the Winona, Minn.-based company. [... more » ]
Tim McDonald gets back to Kiawah Island, S.C. and raves about the golf and the Sanctuary Hotel at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. Surfing golfers get the best of both in SoCal. Michael Ross, founder of Rarity Communities in eastern Tennessee. And Feel Golf's 73-degree wedge. [... more » ]
"We're extremely grateful to Inc. Magazine for sponsoring the Inc. 500," said Bill Bales, Chief Executive Officer at AboutGolf. "It gives private companies a way of being recognized nationally for their success." [... more » ]
"I am confidant that wearing the apparel will help promote LIJA to our membership," Susan Fasoldt, Lija's LPGA Teaching Professional at Stoneybrook Golf and Country Club in Sarasota, Florida. [... 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 event," said Tom Nolan, publisher of Golf World. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to have a person of Bruce’s caliber on the Balsam Mountain Preserve team," said Craig Lehman, President of Balsam Mountain Preserve. "He is an extraordinary talent with a proven record," [... more » ]
"I’m just going to go out there and play my best and try and not worry about being nervous," said Hurst, who finished her round with five birdies and two bogeys as she was the only girl to finish under par Sunday. [... more » ]
"I played really well for the first three days but today I just couldn’t hole any putts," said Baker. "I must have lipped out four or five times. I finally holed one from ten feet for the eagle on the 11th and just hung in there." [... more » ]
This book was written by two of the co-inventors of The Putting Arc, with technical help from the third inventor. It was edited by Tim O'Connor. The title is The Final Missing Piece of Ben Hogan's Secret Puzzle". [... more » ]
Annika Sorenstam is showing the class that Michelle Wie will apparently never have, turning down a special exemption to play in the Samsung World Championship. [... more » ]
Daniel Chopra posted some of the most impressive stats of the tournament: top 10 for everything except accuracy off the tee. That's handy form to be taking into the Open. [... more » ]
"We are delighted with the success of the event at Shingle Creek," said Shaq's "Mama", Lucille O'Neal. "Our goal was to 'knock out' our guests with comedy, music and laughter to raise money for scholarships." [... more » ]