Golf News for Thursday, July 19, 2007
"The Heavy Putter has been with me every step of the way," said Matteson, who eclipsed the $1 million mark in 2007 earnings. "The biggest thing anyone who tries the Heavy Putter will find is that it improves your speed." [... more » ]
"Fire At The Flag expands our penetration into the golf market generally and it also presents opportunity to transition these customers," said Robert Silzer Jr., Director of Fire At The Flag for GPS Industries. [... more » ]
"This acquisition demonstrates our desire to fortify the LPGA as the home to the best golfers in the world, providing us with a powerful development system for women," said Carolyn F. Bivens, LPGA Commissioner. [... more » ]
"The USGA has long held to the principle that if it is good for average golfers, and good for the game, then you support the evolution of equipment," wrote Eidolon Golf President/Founder Terry Koehler. [... more » ]
"For the golf buyer, the PGA Fall Expo is a must-attend," said Ken Morton, Jr., VP Retail & Marketing for Haggin Oaks Golf Super Shop-Morton Golf LLC and President of the Association of Golf Merchandisers. [... more » ]
"These sites will not only allow readers to customize content, but to create their own and share it with editors and other readers as well," said Jerry Tarde, Chairman and Editorial Director of Golf Digest Publications. [... more » ]
"The PGA Golf Club is truly excited to showcase our award-winning facilities and PGA Professional instruction on CSS' 'Southern Golf Weekly' show," said Bob Baldassari, PGA Golf Club general manager. [... more » ]
"TaylorMade Golf and adidas Golf are two of the most trusted brands in golf, as well as long-time supporters of opportunities in business and competition," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
"We congratulate R.W. on his outstanding performance last weekend," said Chip Brewer, Adams Golf CEO and president. "He’s put together a stellar season so far and we don’t expect him to slow down any time soon." [... more » ]
"We are honored and delighted to have Bill Kupper, with his years of publishing experience and love of golf, join our board of directors," said Rance Crain, the current Chairman of Turnstile Publishing Co. [... more » ]
"With the international marketplace in constant flux, we are thrilled to have an executive of Geoff's stature to navigate these critical areas," said John Iacono, President and CEO of Excel Golf Products, Inc. [... more » ]
The I GOTCHA Ready Warm-Up System made it back-to-back wins on the Champions Tour as the winner of the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open at Endicott, N.Y. got his first Champions Tour victory. [... more » ]
The PR flacks - em, writers - over at give Nick Faldo a big, wet happy-brithday kiss, as the best golfer Europe has ever produced turns 50. [... more » ]
Carnoustie certainly sets up nicely for Tiger Woods to make it three Opens in a row. I have my reservations as ever: he's a busy daddy these days and on the rare occasions he has lifted a club in anger his putter has become a phutter. But this is his favourite master and he always seems to put in a special effort. Plus he is at one with links courses and doesn't have the distractions he had at Washington earlier this month. [... more » ]
"With the addition of EWGA-France, our association is becoming a global network for golf, social and business connections," said Pam Swensen, the CEO of the Executive Women’s Golf Association. [... more » ]