Golf News for Tuesday, July 10, 2007
"The PGA TOUR Superstore World Amateur Handicap Championship is considered the 'Every Day Golfers' U.S. Open,'" said the tournament's director, Steve Mays. "Any amateur golfer with a United States Golf Association handicap index, or foreign equivalent, can register for the World Am and has a legitimate chance." [... more » ]
Since 1976, the Championship has been a stepping stone for competitors to either collegiate or Tour professional careers. The list of past Champions includes some of the most prominent current Tour professionals. [... more » ]
Choi’s win has placed Nike Golf in a tie for the lead with most driver, fairway woods, and iron wins on the PGA Tour so far this season. Since switching to the Nike Sumo² driver in 2006, Choi has earned $4.3 million. [... more » ]
"Circling Raven is committed to providing a memorable experience," said Director of Golf David Christenson. “We are gratified to see that the programs and systems we have in place to ensure their satisfaction is generating these results." [... more » ]
The blog will follow aspiring writer (and 6 handicap), Michael O'Toole on his journey around coastal Ireland for 56 rounds of golf in 70 days. He will be outfitted in DryJoys waterproof gear on the trip. [... more » ]
"We always strive to improve," said Angus Glen President Kevin Thistle. "Implementing the Inforemer GPS system was another step in our continual evolution. It is simply the best system available." [... more » ]
"In The World Cup there are only two of you out there playing for your country and the format is different. It’s a fun event, too, because you play fourball and foursomes which is great," said Ernie Els. [... more » ]
"The GreenToTee staff looks forward to working closely with Rudy during the workshops and will provide hands-on assistance to each participating twosome," said Joe Bosco, GreenToTee co-founder. [... more » ]
"The Hybrid Force was introduced for the 2007 season to accommodate the demands of our clubmakers,” said Charles Blume, President of SK Fiber. “We now offer 4 flex’s (X,S,R,A) in two tip dimensions." [... more » ]
"Design features allow us to vir­tually eliminate any unwanted clubhead oscillation and shaft deformation during the swing, making ALT470 the most playable soft shaft available," said Chris Hilleary, president of Aerotech Golf. [... more » ]
After three rounds at the AT&T, he ranked first in the field in putts per green in regulation. He said in a radio interview after the second round that the grip helps provide a comfortable set-up and an energetic, one-piece putting stroke. [... more » ]
"We are honored to have this recognition for the Spotswood Golf Course," said Glen Byrnes, director of golf at the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club. "It seems as though Mr. Jones was ahead of his time." [... more » ]
"We hope to capture what is special about this place… with holes that are adjacent to, or run though canyons, valleys, lakes and meadows," said Palmer. The property is being developed by David Chapman. [... more » ]
"We're proud to participate in Family Golf Month and encourage golfing families, both novice and avid, to enjoy the game together," Camp Creek General Manager Will Hopkins said. "Our staff truly enjoys working with junior and adult golfers in a relaxed group environment." [... more » ]
"We had been looking to add a single-rider golf car to our fleet and researched a number of options," said Matt Cook, head professional of the 18-hole public course. "We were amazed with the features SoloRider had to offer." [... more » ]
When Paris Hilton walked out of county jail, she promised she'd be a new woman. Then she hit the party circuit and never looked back. Pennsylvania Rep. Mike Sturla (D) saw this all take place and thought: "Wow, I can make this all work for me!" [... more » ]
Every now and then, one of the "little" companies, new entries with a great idea and product capture the attention of the golfing world and so it was last week at the inaugural AT&T National hosted by Tiger Woods. [... more » ]