Golf News for Thursday, August 16, 2007
PGA Champion Tiger Woods, who captured his 13th career major championship Sunday at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Okla., has earned his ninth trip to the 25th PGA Grand Slam of Golf. [... more » ]
Hall was elected to the Aloha Section Board of Directors in 2002, becoming President in 2006. He also serves as PGA director of golf at the Turtle Bay Resort in Oahu, Hawaii. He has lived in Hawaii since 1997. [... more » ]
"With your Volvik Crystal golf balls I get more distance, they fly straighter, and are easy to see. They are the only ones for me," said Paulowski. Chuck Womer, President/CEO sends his congratulations. [... more » ]
"That is the most I've ever sweated in my life," said the 41-year-old head golf coach of the University of Illinois after a closing 5-over-par 75. "I was hanging on. I almost missed the 6-iron on the last hole." [... more » ]
"We have enjoyed tremendous success working with leading club companies to fit and earn the trust of their PGA Tour staff professionals, the most discerning golfers in the world," said Pat McCoy, Fujikura’s PGA Tour manager. [... more » ]
"Legendary has been a good partner as we've grown to 5 golf courses. They've helped us maintain consistency and enabled huge growth of our current database," said Quinn Smith, President, QNorth Golf. [... more » ]
"We are very excited to introduce the beautiful Mayakoba Resort and the Greg Norman-designed El Camaleón course to golf’s next generation," said Larson Segerdahl, tournament director for the Mayakoba Golf Classic. [... more » ]
"We are excited to have Option One Travel partner with Golf Inc.'s mission to connect developers and operators around the globe," said Katina Cavagnaro, publisher of Golf Inc., with reference to the Golf Inc. Conference. [... more » ]
"The GolfTEC method relies on facts recorded by patented, sophisticated equipment that is analyzed by certified personal coaches," said Jeff Battin, Store Manager and Director of Instruction for GolfTEC Cascade Station. [... more » ]
"The PGA Professional Golf Management Program has produced outstanding graduates who have demonstrated their expertise in conducting the business of golf," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
GustBuster, the #1 umbrella in Golf, isn't just for golfers though. GustBuster has taken its patented wind release vent technology and made a full line of non-golf umbrellas for consumers as well. [... more » ]
"Professional golf revolves around the major championships, and it’s a real feather in our cap that our golf simulators and special software are playing such a big part," said Bill Bales, AboutGolf’s CEO. [... more » ]
The Wyndham Championship drew one of the shortest straws in the PGA Tour's big reorganisation this season. Turfed out of its comfortable September-October slot into the darkness between the PGA Championship and the start of the FedEx Cup playoffs, it's small wonder there's precious few bankable names about. Then, adding injury to insult, out goes defending champion Davis Love III to have some kidney stones removed. [... more » ]
Those in the golf world received the sad news yesterday from the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) that the enormously respected Ed Seay had died, at the age of 69. [... more » ]
"I'm surprised; I didn't expect to be Player of the Year," said Cassandra Blaney. "The Junior Series is such a comfortable atmosphere and that's probably why I play it. My game has definitely improved each year." [... more » ]
"We are extremely honored that Barona Creek Golf Club has received such a prominent ranking on this prestigious Golf Digest list," said Rhonda Welch-Scalco, chairwoman of the Barona Band of the Mission Indians. [... more » ]