Golf News for Monday, March 5, 2007
"Dr. Wiren is a giant in the field of golf instruction," Editor and Chief Operating Officer Mark Nessmith said. "He's also a genuinely nice person with enormous respect for the game and its history. It’s a tremendous honor for me to welcome him into the family." [... more » ]
"Success on the PGA TOUR validates Graphite Design’s position among the world’s elite shaftmakers, and signals to amateurs the game-enhancing benefits our shafts produce," said Akio Karashima, CEO of Graphite Design. [... more » ]
Unveiled on tour just five weeks ago, TaylorMade's newest drivers, the Burner and the r7 SuperQuad, have proved an overnight sensation. Burner and SuperQuad usage at the last six PGA Tour events totals 95. [... more » ]
"In the Hole Golf will be carrying the full Magique Golf line of clubs, giving our customers another easy and quick resource to purchase Magique clubs," said Sean Sheppard, president of Magique Golf. [... more » ]
"We’re thrilled to have Brittany represent our company and play our clubs this season on the LPGA Tour," said Mr. Chip Brewer, Adams Golf president and CEO. "She is an exciting player to watch." [... more » ]
"We are extremely excited to have Bentley Kinetics return to our teaching summit for a second consecutive year," said Michael Haywood, PGA Professional, and Chairman of the Southwest Section Education Committee. [... more » ]
"This purse increase reflects our new three-year slogan, 'Bigger, Better, Brighter,' designed to raise the level of The Gettysburg Championship," said Duff Forsythe, tournament organizer of the event. [... more » ]
"It's always nice to win, especially a big PGA of America event like this, being able to bring it home," said Herzan, who finished third in 2004, and tied for second in 2005, but missed the cut last year. [... more » ]
"We really played well as a team. It seemed all week that when one of us might be out of the hole, the other one was making a birdie and/or a big par putt," said Jeffrey Cranford, referring to his partner Rick Vershure. [... more » ]
The Sony Ericsson Open and the World Golf Championships – CA Championship announced a combined ticket promotion that will offer enthusiasts the opportunity to purchase tickets for two sporting events for one price. [... more » ]
Trion:Z was selected by the editors of Golfing Magazine as the 'Best of Show'. These honors were awarded to the top products of the event as standouts above the 1,250 vendors exhibiting at the 2007 PGA Merchandise Show. [... more » ]
"Haggin Oaks is the largest privately held golf shop and practice facility in Northern California and is a leader in designing and maintaining premier learning centers," said Ray Sever, Director of Sales for Players Turf. [... more » ]
"Rock Fore! Dough is an exciting event that has been both fun and successful for the past two years and we expect it to be great again in 2007," said Jill Brown, Executive Director of The First Tee. [... more » ]
SPARKS raises vital money for medical research into conditions and diseases that particularly affect children and newborn babies. Play 4 full rounds of golf at 3 of Scotland’s top courses in just 24 hours. [... more » ]
When Tiger needed to make necessary swing improvements, his ranking on the PGA Tour probably moved down to #8. After a year of working on the improvements, he was back to #1. Why is it that amateurs think that they can take one lesson and have the magic cure!? [... more » ]
A bit of self-belief could go a long way at the Honda Classic today. A more tentative playoff foursome I could hardly imagine. But then I couldn't have imagined a playoff group where the highest rated had opened the betting Thursday at just under 100. [... more » ]