Golf News for Monday, July 9, 2007
"The PGA Golf Club is honored to have the Dye Course named to Golf For Women's list of the Top 50 Courses for Women," said Bob Baldassari, PGA General Manager, of The PGA Golf Club in Florida. [... more » ]
"A lot of emphasis is put on maintaining golf greens not only for aesthetic appearance but also for functional quality, such as surface firmness and smoothness," said Cale Bigelow, a Purdue University agronomist and turf expert. [... more » ]
"Canadian retailers understand the value of offering customers Garmin technology in a handheld golf GPS device," said David Triptow, ForeFront vice president of international business development. [... more » ]
"Jimmy, Hank, Kenny and Mike are all experienced veterans in the industry and understand the retail market and will be a great asset to our customers," said Jeff Waller, national sales director for AHEAD. [... more » ]
"We’re thrilled to be working with the New England PGA," said Derek Carroll, president of ALINE. "Both of our organizations are dedicated to creating a solid foundation for the game of golf. I can’t imagine a more natural partnership." [... more » ]
"The competition at the American Century Championship and on the Celebrity Players Tour definitely helped me in terms of tournament readiness," said Rick Rhoden, who had three top 10 finishes on the Champions Tour. [... more » ]
"It was hard work but we got there in the end. I thought we’d left it too late and needed to hole my eagle putt at the last to get into the play-off but the birdie was good enough in the end," said five-handicapper Deaves. [... more » ]
"This is a real special win for me; it proves that I can win in America and I’ve had so much fun here," said Chun, a native of South Korea. "I just attacked the course and focused on playing the game." [... more » ]
"The hole locations today were really hard, and we all had no choice but to play it safe and to the middle of the greens," said Kim, who live in California. "I never thought I could shoot this low. I thought 69 at best." [... more » ]
Brandon Leske net 4 under 32 on the back nine at Tampa’s USA Golf Tour amateur tournament at Lake Jovita Golf Club in Dade City FL to win his first event on the tour. Brandon’s -6 net 66 bested Anthony Burris by 4 strokes. [... more » ]
TV viewers who caught the six week series on CH TV stations across Canada this spring were hooked by the twists and turns and shocked when some of the best golfers became the first eliminated. [... more » ]
"We are proud to be embraced as we have been by customers and the retailers that carry our line. Working as a team, we have developed a line of golf accessories and gear that we are proud of," said Jaci Rae the owner of Luco Sport, Inc. [... more » ]
"Tour professionals have options, and for PrideSports to go ten for ten in back to back weeks reveals that PrideSports products, are the products of choice by the top touring professionals," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
If Vietnam was hoping to cash in on golf tourism, particularly from the U.S., then the naming of the new, Ho Chi Minh Golf Trail is a blunder. [... more » ]
I've never been to a pro golf tournament I wasn't assigned to cover. The reason is simple: if my Saturday activity is going to certainly result in a nasty farmer's tan, I'm golfing myself. [... more » ]