Golf News for Thursday, April 12, 2007
"The GF 460 meets all USGA clubhead regulations, yet allows golfers to exceed their own expectations in terms of distance and accuracy," said Jennifer King, president of KZG, about the new club. [... more » ]
FootJoy shoes were the #1 Shoe at the 2007 Masters with over 50% of the field wearing FootJoy, the nearest competitor with 17%. FootJoy gloves were also the #1 worn glove at this year’s Masters. [... more » ]
"This program is a great idea for tournaments because the golf bag provides flexibility when giving away several items," said Marie Siani, Pro Shop Manager/Buyer from Trump National Golf Club. [... more » ]
The new Legacy hangtag features an image of Nicklaus proudly clutching the Claret Jug after his victory in the 1978 British Open. The Performance hangtag shows him flashing a champion's smile after conquering another hole. [... more » ]
Fifteen courses earned best-in-state acclaim from Golf Digest for their 2007-08 rankings.. There are roughly 90 courses in Hawaii, which is widely regarded as home to many of the nation’s finest golf courses. [... more » ]
"Everyone indicated that the Caddie was very accurate and saved them a lot of time not having to hunt around for yardage markers," said Wayne Williams, GolfTest USA's Testing Director, of tests done with several golfers. [... more » ]
"It is extremely gratifying for Circling Raven Golf Club to rated so highly by Golf Digest," said David Lasarte, Chief Executive Officer of Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort and Circling Raven Golf Club. [... more » ]
"We hope this will motivate golfers to visit our great state and discover why Mississippi is rapidly becoming known as one of the best golf destinations," said D. Craig Ray, of the state's Tourism Division. [... more » ]
Southworth Development is pleased to announce the signing of three new long-term management contracts in Scotland, including Machrihanish Dunes, the Royal Hotel and finally The Ugadale Hotel. [... more » ]
"Everyone associated with their prior projects gave them a thumbs-up. They've set the standard with proven performance," said Louie Bartoletti, general manager of Wellington Golf &Country Club. [... more » ]
"Bridges Golf Course has a reputation as one of Wisconsin’s finest public layouts, and it is an honor to be chosen as the course’s GPS provider," said Lawrence D. Bain, President and CEO of ProLink Solutions. [... more » ]
"We feel the time is right to increase the number of rounds played by giving access to visitors during weekdays and weekends," said Niall Flanagan, General Manager of Loch Lomond Golf Club and Dundonald Links. [... more » ]
Metal fatigue is what happens to Tiger's irons when he whacks them against trees. Mental fatigue is what happens to everyone else after having their noses rubbed in the dirt by Augusta. And I reckon that's a key ingredient at Hilton Head Island this week as the Masters' walking wounded take a bit of golfing R&R. [... more » ]
It turns out that Rudy Giuliani does not know the price of some basic groceries. When a reporter in Alabama asked Giuliani what the price of a gallon of milk and a loaf of bread was, New York's former mayor shot back $1.50 for the milk and a $1.25 for the bread. In reality, the national average is $3.30 for the milk and between $2.20 and $4 for the bread. To me, this just proves he is a man. [... more » ]
"It is due in part to these generous contributions that we are able to conduct important breast cancer research," said John Link, M.D., Medical Director of Breast Oncology at the Memorial Care Breast Center at Orange Coast. [... more » ]
"A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and a win-win for sports fans--helping kids in need while reliving the dreams of their own youth," said Colin Hurren, also owner of Skin Deep Laser Medspa in Pasadena. [... more » ]