Golf News for Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Butch Harmon helps listeners with the short game. Also, in honor of our first twilight golf game together, we relate the importance of tempo and balance. We review the 4-in-One Golf Club System, an interesting choice for golfers who travel but can't find time to practice. [... more » ]
"With the addition of stylish apparel, beautifully logo'd accessories and now the best logo golf glove on the market, they have made it easy," said Jim Dorman, PGA head golf professional, Mallard Pointe Golf Course. [... more » ]
"The Clicgear Cart has redefined the 3-wheel push cart category. It has been a top seller in its price category from day one. Not sure why anyone would buy anything else," said Jeff Levy of Roger Dunn Golf Shops. [... more » ]
"As always, however, we measure success beyond just wins, and securing 50 percent of the Top 10 of the Zurich Classic made for a great weekend for the Softspikes brand," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"I am excited to be returning to Ireland for the first event since The Ryder Cup," said Woosnam. "I will never forget the experience of that wonderful week at The K Club and the fantastic reception we received." [... more » ]
"Francisco and I haven’t done anything yet compared to Costantino, but we are young and there is plenty time ahead of us," said Edoardo Molinari, the current Challenge Tour Number One with two victories this season. [... more » ]
"Our R&D for golf technology has quadrupled in the last three years, and it has spread out around the country and the world," said AboutGolf CEO Bill Bales. "We felt it was time to give AboutGolf Labs a true identity." [... more » ]
"We are delighted to renew our partnership with Toro, who provide the essential maintenance machinery and support services in this sector," said David Garland, Director of Tour Operations for The European Tour. [... more » ]
"In our mind, a proven solution is one that retailers will readily embrace, and in outdoor recreation and action sports CenterStone has rapidly become the industry standard," said Mark Satkiewicz, VP of Sales for SmartWool. [... more » ]
Accu-Length club models have rapidly moved to the forefront of the junior golf club market because of their one-of-a-kind spacer system, which enables the club to lengthen and grow as the child grows. [... more » ]
Howland played strong all week and on the 54th hole, she made a 15-footer for birdie to secure her first win on tour. YES! Golf has won three out of the last four events on the Duramed FUTURES Tour. [... more » ]
"PGA Free Lesson Month is one of the most tangible programs for attracting new players to the game and sparking interest among existing players," said Jerry Tarde, Chairman of Golf Digest Publications. [... more » ]
"State-of-the-art technology is the foundation for our approach to golf instruction," said Peggy Gustafson, Director of Instruction for GolfTEC Arrowhead. Certified personal coaches provide all instruction in private, indoor bays. [... more » ]
"Paul's sales and hospitality background along with his professional and personal ties to the local community and corporate sector will help to establish Butterfield Trail," said KemperSports' Marty Wells. [... more » ]
The only thing better than getting a good deal on great golf is paying nothing at all. The Gaylord Golf Mecca, a marketing partnership between many of the region's golf resorts and courses are offering their annual Free Golf Weekend April 27-29th, helping ring in the all-too-short golf season up north. [... more » ]
Probably you've never heard of Kyle Reifers. He's a 25-year-old rookie on the PGA Tour and has made four of his first seven cuts with two top 25 finishes, earning about $200,000 so far this season. That's not enough to raise the interest of even the most intense pro golf fan, but - and you read it here first - Reifers will be a name you'll get to know. [... more » ]
"The ADT Championship is proud of our history of giving back to the community," said ADT Tournament Director Duffy House. "We are pleased to know we are making a difference here in Palm Beach County." [... more » ]