Golf News for Thursday, November 29, 2007
Located in the heart of Tuscany's Maremma region, Terme di Saturnia Spa & Golf Resort has long served as a luxury spa destination; however, the resort is now proud to provide its guests with the game of golf as it announces the opening of the first nine holes of its championship golf course. [... more » ]
"Executing wedge shots often makes the difference between having an average or great round of golf," said Larry Edlin, who is the worldwide president of PowerBilt. "Wedge shots can make or break you." [... more » ]
"We are excited to add Belvedere to our portfolio of managed facilities," said Steve Taylor, President of Signature Golf Group, about taking on responsibilities at the facility outside of Topsail Beach, N.C. [... more » ]
Golf and sportswear designer Linda Hipp reports that her company, Lija, has hired Katherine Sivanish, Shawn Woods, the Burton Agency, and Sava Inc. as Sales Representatives to help service expanding demand. [... more » ]
"By bringing vendors, planners and host properties together, it creates a networking experience that allows all participants the ability to interact and evaluate a potential fit," said Brad Seybert, president/publisher. [... more » ]
"After a decade, the show continues to grow from strength to strength," said Mark Walsh, Reed Travel Exhibitions, Group Exhibition Director. "The global reach of the event is highlighted more than ever this year." [... more » ]
"We pride ourselves on offering the best golfer experience in the region, and having the ProLink GPS system on our carts helps us achieve that goal," said Eric Lohman, General Manager at Black Gold Golf Club. [... more » ]
Darnell comes to Seven Falls from the West Lake Country Club in Augusta, Ga., where he served as the club professional. He has been hired to serve as the Director of Golf for the new Arnold Palmer Premier golf course. [... more » ]
At the end of the day, it was Southern Illinois University Edwardsville who won the Student Division and the tournament overall, shooting seven under par with a score of 65 at the Las Vegas tournament. [... more » ]
"Golfers all over the world are discovering the exceptional characteristics of SureShot GPS, and we appreciate being recognized with this nomination," said Simon Webb, co-founder of Tee2Green Technologies. [... more » ]
"The complicated formulas are included for those folks who want to see the proof, but you can skip those chapters and still learn all you need to put the missing piece to work in your own golf game," said author V.J. Trolio. [... more » ]
When the shuttle bus driver picking me up at the Four Seasons Lodge at Koele simply laughed and pointed at the big dark clouds when I told him I was taking the ferry to Maui, I probably should have taken the hint. By the time the construction workers who take this ferry twice a day every day were clinging to the sides of their seats like timid teenage girls at a horror movie, it was a little late. [... more » ]
The golf swing in its most simple form is really only a circle. The radius of that circle, back and through the swing is the left arm (in a right-handed swing.) Good players create a wide arc on the backswing and maintain the radius that they created at address throughout the swing. High-handicappers, on the other hand, in their attempt to create a wide arc usually over do it by over swinging and bending their left arm at the top of the swing, which is the opposite of what they should do. [... more » ]
"Dalat and Ocean Dunes are the top courses in Vietnam,” said Jeff Puchalski, director of golf for both properties. "To see this status affirmed by Asian Golf Monthly makes it all the more legitimate and satisfying." [... more » ]
"Golfweek is one of the most recognized and widely read golf publications, and we are honored to be included on this prestigious list," said John Johnson, the General Manager at Shark’s Tooth Golf Club. [... more » ]