Golf News for Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Spring Training is a great time to watch baseball's stars in a relaxed environment, plus hit the Florida and Arizona links. And Ed Cribari tells podcast host Dave Berner about Arnold Palmer's efforts to raise awareness and funds for the Prostate Cancer Foundation. [... more » ]
Kiawah Island Golf Resort will offer two-day Junior Golf Camps this year starting in June and running through Labor Day. Camps run twice a week - Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday. [... more » ]
With prices from £1,703, Golf Vacations UK customers get seven night's accommodation inclusive of full Scottish breakfast in St. Andrews, self-drive rental vehicle and green fees for five golf course (including the Old Course). For details, call (888) 209-4094 or +44 1228 527136. [... more » ]
"We recognize all of the great strides that adidas Golf has made in the last year in all areas of golf fashion, that has led adidas Golf to become the trend setter in the industry," said Alfred Snow, marketing director. [... more » ]
"The key role that Pinehurst Resort played in the initiation of the Safe Harbor program is something that the entire golf industry can be proud of," said outgoing GCSAA President, Sean A. Hoolehan. [... more » ]
Stone Mountain Golf Club in Stone Mountain, Ga., and its superintendent, Anthony L. Williams, CGCS, were the overall winners of the 2006 GCSAA/Golf Digest Environmental Leaders in Golf Awards. [... more » ]
"Historically we have been perceived as the alternative to traditional golf footwear. But we have created our niche and dominated it and that's something we're proud of," said Dale Bathum, founder and president of Bite. [... more » ]
Matt Quinn, the director of the local Total Golf Adventures of the Valley territory has just purchased the territory from his former boss, Gregg Downey. The two worked closely in building the territory. [... more » ]
Blalock is president of the Jane Blalock Company, a Boston-based sports management and marketing company which she founded following her success on the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour. [... more » ]
Their prime playing careers were a generation apart, yet the “odd couple,” as Miller calls them, often played practice rounds together." I learned to hit that high-right-shoulder draw playing with Charlie,”said Miller. [... more » ]
Bobby Wadkins shot a 15-under 201 to earn the fourth Champions Tour title of his career. Cleveland Golf won the “Sand, Lob & Approach Wedge Count” with 44 wedges and the “All Wedge Count” with 50 wedges. [... more » ]
"I have been wearing FootJoy golf shoes for my entire professional career. Their latest ReelFit golf shoe provides me with an incredible level of comfort and stability," said Adam Scott, PGA Tour Professional. [... more » ]
"The results of this research will help superintendents, owners and boards understand what the impact to turf will be when drought emergency conditions are in effect," said GCSAA Director of Research Clark Throssell, Ph.D. [... more » ]
"GCSAA's Golf Course Environmental Profile is a project that falls directly in line with that focus. We are pleased to partner with the Institute in this valuable effort," said Michael J. Hoffman, chairman and CEO of The Toro Company. [... more » ]
"Those who receive the 2007 catalog will be pleasantly surprised to see the new look at Peerless. We have added a number of new heads, shafts and grips under the Peerless label," said Jeff Jackson, Managing Director of Peerless Golf. [... more » ]
he only thing more egregious than Peter O'Toole being denied Oscar for the eighth time is Martin Scorsese finally getting his for The Departed. [... more » ]
Kiawah Island Golf Resort has two-day junior golf camps this summer, starting in June and running through Labor Day. [... more » ]
An uncharacteristic putt for Tiger Woods has given Nick O'Hern the title of "The Man who broke Tiger Woods' win streak." Find out about this and more on the latest episode of the podcast. [... more » ]