Golf News for Tuesday, March 6, 2007
Host Dave Berner and gear geek Kiel Christianson rap about the reasons behind the square driver phenomena. The pros just left PGA National in Florida - now it's your turn to play there. And Beverly Fergusson of the Women First Golf School. And Chris Baldwin on the joy of caddies. [... more » ]
"With its recent enhancements and versatile applications, P3ProSwing rapidly is gaining the attention of devoted golfers, instructors and club fitters everywhere," said Jay Russo, managing director of P3ProSwing. [... more » ]
"Stella Maris is not just one of the stars of the county, it is one of the stars of the entire country," wrote John McKenna, co-author of the Bridgestone Guides, one of Ireland’s leading independent hospitality books. "Stella is a true star...Star of the sea? Stella Maris is star of the country!" [... more » ]
Henrik Stenson won the 36-hole final match over the defending champion and 2006 U.S. Open winner 2-and-1 using Srixon's I-506 irons and Z-UR prototype golf ball in his first tournament as a PGA TOUR member. [... more » ]
"We have added a number of new heads, shafts and grips under the Peerless label. All of our heads are original designs preferred by serious clubmakers throughout the world," said Jeff Jackson of Peerless Golf. [... more » ]
"We originally fit the 2007 Fields Open Champion at the 2005 PGA Merchandise Show and she has played the clubs ever since," Liz Uthoff LPGA Tour Representative for Sonartec Golf, noting the champion's loyalty. [... more » ]
"Our expanding custom fitting program has become a major part of our club business, and we are very fortunate to have customers like this year's winners," said Dick Lyons, V.P. and G.M., Mizuno USA Golf Division. [... more » ]
Tayman Park Golf Course of Healdsburg, Calif. selects the CourseTrends Golf Marketing Solution to boost their Internet Marketing Revenue with CourseTrends' proven Internet marketing strategies. [... more » ]
The T-Mates are part caddie, part model, part host, and all fun and professional. The T-Mates, both male and female, are selected by a professional modeling agency for both physical appearance and personality. [... more » ]
"Chip Shots and Slap Shots" is a full day event hosted by the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday, March 15. The event includes a full round of golf at Robinson Ranch Golf Club in Santa Clarita, CA ($87 value) followed with a premium 100-Level ticket to the Kings vs. Chicago Blackhawks game. [... more » ]
"Taking even greater control of logistics is a cost- and time-efficient solution to meet the ever-increasing demand for the Heavy Putter internationally," said Stephen Boccieri, CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"Our focus is on enhancing every aspect of the customer experience at Whittle Springs," said Peter Hill, Chairman and CEO of BCG. "Course conditioning is a key ingredient for more enjoyable rounds for players." [... more » ]
"Eileen's contributions to golf and leadership in life earned her the respect of her community, her peers, the Georgia Golf Hall of Fame members, Board of Directors and staff", stated Chairman of the Hall of Fame Board, Bryan Persons. [... more » ]
Before the first group teed off at the Honda Classic, I wrote that the PGA Tour needs more courses like the renovated PGA National Champion Course. It turns out that the actual Tour players agree, and then some. "It's the best course, the best test, we play on the tour," fifth-place finisher Robert Allenby told TC Palm newspapers. [... more » ]
Yes, the Red threat in China is now too much to ignore. First, those commie bastards go buy up a bunch of the U.S. debt, then prove that they can't handle their own economy. But aside from managing the American economy poorly, the Chinese are now starting to make noises a democratic nation just can't bear - they want to ban golf courses. [... more » ]
Headed by Vancouver entrepreneur and golf fanatic Geoffrey Gachallan, the Golf Tournament Association of Canada is an organization serving the needs of tournament planners and promoters across the country. [... more » ]