Golf News for Tuesday, December 18, 2007
Woods took advantage of the innovative power transfer technology that Nike has infused in both the Nike ONE Platinum and the Nike ONE Black, evidenced by his booming drives and precise long-iron play. [... more » ]
The Signature Hybrid Irons complements the Signature Series Driver and appeals to the woman golfer who wants all of the benefits of a hybrid while delivering the maximum club head stability of a fairway wood. [... more » ]
"With the new power transfer layer, you do hit the ball a little further. It compresses better," said Tiger Woods. "The thing that I like about it is that you do hit the ball further but you don’t give up the workability of the golf ball." [... more » ]
"For those of us in the golf business, it is most gratifying to have our efforts recognized with such a prestigious award from one of the industry's most respected publications," said R. Thomas "Butch" Fogler, Vice President of Operations for Walters Golf and GM at Bali Hai. [... more » ]
"Mississippi is delighted to have our courses recognized for excellence by Golf Digest," said Mississippi Development Authority Tourism Division Director D. Craig Ray. "We hope this moves golfers to visit." [... more » ]
"It’s overwhelming to think of this honor," said McClure. "Volunteering is important because it promotes the values of the game. The USGA staff and the Georgia State Golf Association (GSGA) are like a family to me." [... more » ]
"We at Scratch Golf are extremely proud to present this truly revolutionary technology and unique service to our customers and potential customers," said Chad Techner, Chief Operating Officer of Scratch Golf. [... more » ]
New balls tested and available for review at the site include: Maxfli Fire, Srixon Z-URC, Top Flite D2 Straight, Volvik PROs Pect, and the Wilson 50. A total of 34 balls available at most retail outlets have been tested. [... more » ]
"With the ... support of IMG, Paula, Brittany, Luke and all of my great corporate partners at Ralph Lauren, Callaway Golf, Audemars Piguet, Kapalua Resort, and Gemesis, we have truly put together a special couple of days," Morgan Pressel said. [... more » ]
"I¹m looking forward to playing again on the PGA TOUR in 2008 and I'm excited about my continued partnership with Adams Golf, one of the best equipment companies in the game," said Elder, a PGA Tour player. [... more » ]
"Some of these entries are very serious, some humorous, some cynical, some directly critical, always G rated, always with a point to make, and always from the heart," said Bill Bales, CEO of AboutGolf. [... more » ]
"I am truly honored to be receiving the Marriott Golf Minority Scholarship," Laurie said. "It is very rewarding to be recognized for all of my efforts, and I look forward to continuing my education and experience." [... more » ]
"Rick has already proven himself by placing new product orders with his Edwin Watts Golf contacts. I look to Rick to lead sales numbers as he does with his other lines," said Glen Coombe, Clubmaxx spokesman. [... more » ]
"It's a great feeling knowing the kids of Detroit who have participated with The First Tee will have a chance to have this kind of golf experience during the cold weather months," said Russell Edens, Dancin' Dogg president. [... more » ]
"We're recommending to consumers that the fitting be put back into the hands of the guys who do it best-clubfitters," said Rick Rutter, President, COO and Founder of OnTrack Sports, LLC, makers of Accu-Length. [... more » ]
There are certain golf destinations I can't help but root for as they try and gain attention among heavyweights like Arizona, Scotland and Myrtle Beach. Like Poland, for example. [... more » ]
In a stunning move corroborated by the American judiciary, Dave Pelz has trademarked a noun. Webster, scribe of the Merriam-Webster's Dictionary, referred all inquiries to his legal team. [... more » ]
Tiger Woods looked a bit like Phil Mickelson (and family) after his win at the Target World Challenge with grandma holding up baby Sam to receive a wet one while Elin proudly looked on. [... more » ]
On this week's podcast, host Dave Berner talks to Tim McDonald about how golf in Myrtle Beach can be more affordable than you think, plus the latest from Bill Wolfrum's Golfer Supremacy Rankings. [... more » ]