Golf News for Thursday, September 6, 2007
September 2007 kicks-off the first annual Take Our Moms, Wives and Daughters To Golf Month. This new national event is designed to rally interest among women across the country to learn and realize the benefits that golf brings to social and business success. [... more » ]
"If the PGA Show in Orlando is any indication, we expect a lot of interest," said Dan Steiner, Vice President of Laser Link Golf. "It will allow us to spend more time talking with those interested parties." [... more » ]
This week, Golf for Beginners cheered Mickelson to victory. We also discuss the interest the new 2008 HSBC Womens Champions event has in Michelle Wie, offering her an exemption in spite of the fact that all of the women golfers were offered a position based on their top-30 status. [... more » ]
"What makes the Round-A-Bout G-360 so different is it's engineered design," said Ron Pritchett, he company's founder and creator of the Round-a-Bout putter. "The putter was developed to eliminate backspin." [... more » ]
"We are very pleased to receive this award from Golf Test USA, our putters are quite unique that they offer so many features compared to other putters on the market," said Simon Moore, founder and CTO of Puku Golf. [... more » ]
"In fact, 27 out of the top 30 finishers in this event trusted our grips, which is another clear example that Golf Pride is the number one grip on tour," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
"Fujikura’s dominant leadership on the LPGA Tour is simply exceptional. It is a premier validation that our product is consistently respected for its superior performance," said Peter R. Sanchez, President/COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
The S & J 18th Tee apparel line is specifically geared for young golfers wearing size 10 to 16. The unique, affordable and fashionable line will make even the hard to please young golfer want to own all the different styles. [... more » ]
"It’s amazing what has happened to the price of golf balls," said Jim Light, president and founder of Pro Line Sports. "That in itself validates our claim that the I Gotcha Ball Retriever pays for itself over and over." [... more » ]
"The new EZ-Golf Combo includes several of most popular playing aids! Like all of our products, these playing aids will help eliminate the physical wear and tear on a golfer," said Jim Egli, owner of Upright Golf. [... more » ]
"With the addition of the new Palm Tower, guests are treated to additional, gorgeous suites – many with wonderful views of the Michigan countryside," said General Manager Thomas McChesney. [... more » ]
The top players think PGA Tour boss Tim Finchem has been too heavy-handed and should have listened to them more about his big idea. They definitely don't like the four-tournament slogathon, which is why they have each pointedly taken one weekend off. They don't admit it of course. [... more » ]
This book is not about the golf courses themselves. Overall there is really little description of the layouts proper. (Spyglass Hill gets a nine-line paragraph.) Rather, it is a travelogue and conversational catalogue of Berle's pursuit of the Top 100. [... more » ]
"This is the perfect opportunity for us to continue to show our support of The PGA of America while promoting the best golf GPS unit on the market," said Rick Oleksyk, president of ForeFront Group. [... more » ]
"I couldn't be more pleased to lead this Walker Cup squad to Ireland," said team captain George Marucci. "It is an honor to be involved with this competition and these fine young men who will represent the USA." [... more » ]
The 10th Annual Kiwanis Club of Jupiter-Tequesta golf tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 14 at the Turtle Creek Club. Play begins at 1 p.m. with a shotgun start. The tournament will benefit the Jupiter Medical Center's Birthing Suite and other local Kiwanis programs. [... more » ]
Callaway Golf has designed a limited-edition line of teal FT-i drivers, golf balls, towels and hats that will be available at sporting goods stores. Proceeds will benefit the Callaway Golf Foundation Women's Cancer initiative. [... more » ]
Help Joan Lunden and Michael Bolton celebrate their 15th year of helping families at risk. The annual fundraising Auction, Concert, Gala and Golf outing will be September 16th and 17th and you can be part of history. [... more » ]