Golf News for Wednesday, March 21, 2007
"With Cleveland Golf as our title sponsor, this Tour will continue its long tradition of helping talented players develop into proven champions," said Mike O’Leary, owner of the Golden State Tour and former mini-tour player. [... more » ]
"Aloe Up is a company that PGA Professionals, as well amateur golfers, have come to respect for its quality representation and care in serving the customer," said Brian Whitcomb, president of The PGA of America. [... more » ]
"The PGA of America is proud to continue its relationship with Lamkin Grips in our family of partners who support PGA Professionals through Golf Retirement Plus," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
"Jim Furyk is a phenomenal player and fierce competitor. We’re very proud that he plays UST’s V2 shafts and now has officially joined our staff," said Gene Simpson, vice president of marketing for UST brands. [... more » ]
"We believe in our Pay Purely for Performance pricing. The alliance concept and association with Kevin Hamlin allows us to market nationally while maintaining our P3 pricing model," said Jeff Butcher, Innovex Golf president. [... more » ]
The washable UPRIGHT VF Putting Combo includes (1) UPRIGHT Claw ball pick up tool, (2) patent pending MagnaFlex Marker Mags (i.e. one for each putter), and (2) 1" diameter VF metal ball markers. [... more » ]
"The design concept was that the clubhouse be built with the intention of pure golf," said Kiawah Island Director of Golf Brian Gerard. "It is truly beautiful, and we are very proud of how it has turned out." [... more » ]
Private Quarters Club has introduced a first-of-its-kind lifestyle experience with fractional ownership of beautifully appointed luxury second homes now at Amelia National, along the Amelia National golf course. [... more » ]
"The main reason we chose Cherokee Hills is that it is a very challenging course that will definitely test the competitors’ skills," said Mark Felder, Oklahoma Golf Association director, talking about the Senior Amateur Championship. [... more » ]
The scorecards show all the data that one would normally find on a physical scorecard including: tee names, tee rating and slope, yardages, hole handicaps and par. The data can be entered by the course to ensure accuracy. [... more » ]
"We are well aware of Mary Beth Lacy, Inc.’s superb reputation in the golf industry," said Doug Tibbetts, president of ZERO RESTRICTION Outerwear. "Because of that, there wasn’t any hesitation." [... more » ]
"Having a representative from the LPGA on our association board provides added insight and deepens the relationships between our two organizations," said Penny Hulbert, president of the EWGA Board of Directors. [... more » ]
David Pillsbury, president of PGA Tour Golf Course Properties, was elected chairman. Bob Wood, president of Nike Golf, was elected vice chairman/treasurer. Kohler, Kuhns and Martz were added to the board of trustees. [... more » ]
Whew! That was harder than I thought it would be. Between e-mails getting sucked into the vortex and other mishaps, I finally have the first round recap blog here for Golf Blogger Survivor II! [... more » ]
There is a salty article on Golf.Com that threatens for the first time in recent memory to reveal a political division among the Republicans of the PGA Tour. Is this the Viper Club or what? Did Tim Finchem hire bouncers and not tell anyone? [... more » ]
"CA is committed to giving back to the community as the title sponsor of the CA Championship. CA is also committed to partnering with community organizations," said Bill Hughes, senior vice president of CA Corporate Communications. [... more » ]