Golf News for Wednesday, August 1, 2007
"We introduced the RCS system in our flagship technical running shoe last year and it has received several performance awards and great reviews from notable runners," said Dan Ladd, President Etonic Golf. [... more » ]
"This event provides the perfect platform upon which to promote MasterCard’s products and payment brands such as Pay Pass, Maestro, MasterCard debit and credit cards," said Alan Heuer, COO of MasterCard Worldwide. [... more » ]
"By offering a more comprehensive website to our customers, we are equipping them with a value-added marketing information tool that will enhance their business," said Scott Mahoney, President and CEO of Peter Millar. [... more » ]
"I feel that we have shaved 30 to 40 minutes per round. This is due to the fact that almost every player used the SkyCaddie," said James Bassett, Executive Director, Vermont Amateur Championship. [... more » ]
Relying upon Titleist's New Pro V1 golf ball, Tom Watson carded a final round 73 on the way to his third Senior British Open Championship in five years. It marked the fifth senior major for Watson. [... more » ]
"It’s an honor to represent Marriott Golf and receive this award," said Robinson. "I greatly appreciate BASF’s sponsorship of this award and the GCSAA’s continued commitment to golf course superintendents." [... more » ]
"When my swing feels as good as it did today, with the control and precision of my Z-URC, I-506 irons and forged wedges, I can attack just about any pin," said Furyk, who fired a final round 7-under par 64. [... more » ]
On Friday, October 19th the 8th Annual Bosshardt Golf Tournament will be held at Haile Plantation Country Club. Tournament proceeds benefit Shands Vista PALS program in four Alachua County schools. [... more » ]
The program will be about a bunch of everyday golfers going for a life-changing prize. The program will follow the contestants, their families and friends as they advance toward their dreams or as their dreams are dashed. [... more » ]
The resort will comprise an 18-hole PGA-level course designed by Harradine Golf, a clubhouse, a 4-star international chain hotel, a casino, one of the largest spa centers in the country as well as extensive sporting facilities. [... more » ]
"We’re banking on golfers not getting upset but thrilled that we’re doing this. So far, for every golfer who leaves dissatisfied, we have 10 who are attracted to the benefits of it," said Scott Nissley, for Landscapes Unlimited. [... more » ]
"Being such a frequently searched resort destination on AOL doesn’t come as a surprise to us because of all the hard work and dedication we’ve seen from our resorts," said Robert Uguccioni, of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. [... more » ]
Caddy-Talk is the first book to outline a critical role in golf: the psychological aspects of being a great caddy. Being a great caddy is much more than carrying a bag: Great caddies are on-course sport psychologists. [... more » ]
I always thought of Canadians as mountain men with good palates. Folks who could survive in the woods but still appreciate a great bottle of wine. That is, until I wrote about Canada being a good summer golf destination. [... more » ]
The tendency I see with a lot of my students is that the men are not flexible in their hips and shoulders, so they usually move off the ball in their backswing and come over the top on the downswing which is a huge power loss. [... more » ]
The Cadillac Invitational Golf Tournament benefiting Shands Transplant Center at the University of Florida is scheduled for Monday, September 24, 2007 at The Palencia Club in St. Augustine, Florida. [... more » ]