Golf News for Monday, November 5, 2007
As part of its management of Kaua’i Lagoons, Marriott Golf will oversee an immediate refinement of the Kiele Golf Course. An estimated 350 acres of the property will be preserved as undeveloped "green space." [... more » ]
"We look forward to our partnership with KemperSports," said Jerry Johnson, senior president and CEO of The Johnson Group. The 18-hole, championship-caliber golf course is scheduled to open in early 2008. [... more » ]
The winner will receive $1 million. Seventeen players have qualified to date including Lorena Ochoa, Morgan Pressel, Cristie Kerr, Karrie Webb, Paula Creamer, Suzann Petersen and Natalie Gulbis. [... more » ]
"To be ranked among the state’s top 25 courses by the South Carolina Panel is a true honor," said Jann Walker, director of marketing at Pawleys Plantation. It is a Jack Nicklaus signature golf course. [... more » ]
"The Journey sets out at the base of a large mountain, crosses the Pechanga River, a dry wash where I have not yet seen any water, then basically sets off into the sky," said Steve Forrest, the designing architect. [... more » ]
"It’s a secret weapon adding distance and accuracy that every golfer should have in their bag," said Bruce Fleisher, the 2001 U.S. Senior Open Champion and winner of 18 Champions Tour events. [... more » ]
"A tremendous amount of time and effort was expended by our engineers to develop the incredible detail of three of the courses at St. Andrews, including the Old Course," said Bill Bales, AboutGolf's CEO [... more » ]
"Providing our customers with a cool, unique gift to go along with the purchase of a dozen balls during the holiday season is something that Srixon has been known for," said Mike Pai, marketing and advertising. [... more » ]
"We are proud to welcome Ariens to the GCSAA Partner Recognition Program," said GCSAA CEO Steve Mona, CAE. "We are appreciative of Ariens' support and I know our members are as well." [... more » ]
"We look forward to participating in the upcoming EWGA Conference and also welcoming members to The Greenbrier Women's Wonderful Weekend next spring," Lynn Swann, for The Greenbrier. [... more » ]
"It was only natural that we are now taking adjustable weight technology to the next level with the introduction of the MP-600 driver," said Dick Lyons, VP and GM, Golf Division for Mizuno USA, Inc. [... more » ]
"An 100% Approval Rating! I can't tell you how pleased we are," said Bruce Devlin, winner of over 40 tournaments worldwide and f2 spokesman. "Our Face Forward Technology is really that much better." [... more » ]
Perhaps golf is clean of performance-enhancing drugs after all. How else could you explain its failure to be made an official sport at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, it was recently voted down. Phil Mickelson is supporting Olympic golf as he tees it up in Singapore. [... more » ]
What’s the percentage of time that you take out your 3 wood for your second shot on a Par 5 hole? If you’re like most Golfers, the answer could be 80% or higher. Though, the Players on the PGA Tour aren’t even close to that high of a percentage. [... more » ]