Golf News for Monday, January 7, 2008
"GolfArizona.com is the leading source of info and planning tips for anyone planning to play golf in Arizona," said Will McIntosh, CEO of the WorldGolf.com network. "We now offer a fully-functional, integrated site that enables golfers to research, reserve and purchase their golf experience from a single online source via our network of trusted partners." [... more » ]
"Since 1954, the PGA Merchandise Show has held the promise of a prosperous New Year for the golf industry," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. The Show will be Jan. 17-19, 2008, in Orlando, Fla. [... more » ]
This Easter, Myrtle Beach National will again be home to the most exciting junior event on the coast. The 4th Annual Junior Golf Shootout will be a 2-day, 36-hole event, held March 21-22. For more information please call 1 (800) 882 2614. [... more » ]
"We hope that the three night stay in a Vail home with foursomes at three of the finest mountain golf courses in Colorado will raise a significant amount for these worthy programs," said John Houtsma a Partner with GroundLinkx. [... more » ]
"The Heavy Putter Deep Face Series takes technology to an even more advanced state," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. "Golfers are experiencing tremendous results with the DF putters." [... more » ]
To get an early jump on their season, many golfers in colder climates are headed south to Myrtle Beach, S.C. where they can affordably tune up their games and get the kind of specialized attention that the pros take for granted. [... more » ]
"The improvements we’ve made to the Scorpion Stinger and Ladies’ Scorpion Stinger are designed to significantly strengthen a golfer’s foundation, while allowing them to look and feel great," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. [... more » ]
"There’s so much to see during a round at Brasada, it’s such a feast for the eyes," said Peter Jacobsen, a partner with Jim Hardy in Houston-based Jacobsen Hardy Golf Course Design, who were responsible for the design. [... more » ]
"J.J. was on our radar from the creation of this concept. His reputation as a straight hitter with some punch will fit perfectly," said Jeff Hammond, Nascar on Fox broadcaster and HTST representative. [... more » ]
"Being a part of ING has been a huge benefit for me, personally, and for my company," said Mears. "I’m proud to be elected, and I am looking forward to working with the rest of the board to grow the great game of golf." [... more » ]
"Wales is becoming recognised as a world class golfing destination and hosting The Ryder Cup is attracting interest throughout the golfing world," said John Jermine, Chairman of Ryder Cup Wales. [... more » ]
"Having continually enhanced our interactive site over the past 5 years, the IMS system is designed to provide any size club with the key things they're looking for" says Kevin Dogen, Golf Fusion Co-Founder. [... more » ]
Kapalua's generous fairways also suited Chopra's game, but he did fashion a host of superb, and oft-times brave shots, while his putting was top drawer. [... more » ]
Sabbatini went and took another dip into punkhood at the PGA Tour's season-opening Mercedes-Benz Championship by conducting a media boycott. [... more » ]
"The fairways are wide enough to accommodate shots in the roaring west Texas winds, but there are sufficient strategic options to keep you interested," Golf Magazine's editors wrote in the January 2008 issue. [... more » ]
"Greg Norman has designed courses all over the world, but Vellano is his first design venture in the sprawling greater Los Angeles metropolitan area," wrote Golf Inc. in naming the club a winner of its annual contest. [... more » ]