Golf News for Tuesday, January 8, 2008
"Our new Proforce V2 Constant Weight irons shafts are designed to help golfers of all abilities improve their iron play," said Gene Simpson, senior vice president for UST. "We're excited about the performance." [... more » ]
"The strong style statement and innovative technology behind the Daiwa ONOFF and GIII brands are guaranteed to produce some real excitement," said Mike Matheny, GM of sales for Daiwa Golf Company (USA). [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to see this champion win again and in such an exciting playoff at the Mercedes," says Pat McCoy, Fujikura’s Tour manager. "He and his Rombax shaft continue to perform at the highest level." [... more » ]
"The Golf Industry Show Silent Auction benefits everyone associated with the golf facility, including golfers," said Teri Harris, managing director, development of The Environmental Institute for Golf. [... more » ]
"This schedule was built with the convenience of the NASCAR players in mind. These facilities on the schedule are located within just a few miles of each race track," said John Mamoudis, HSM's President. [... more » ]
Pat O’Brien, putting coach of Masters Champion Zach Johnson is scheduled to be at the SeeMore booth at the PGA Merchandise Show on January 17th and 18th to talk and share stories with attendees. [... more » ]
"The PGA Merchandise Show always provides an excellent opportunity to show the SST PURE process to PGA professionals, industry leaders and potential new SST PURE licensees," said Dick Weiss, founder of SST. [... more » ]
Beginning with the PGA show, golf retailers will be able to buy all of their golf tees at wholesale prices from GolfTees.com with very low minimums. The minimum wholesale order is a mere $100 at GolfTees.com. [... more » ]
At the PGA Tour's 2008 season-opener, Titleist Pro V1x golf ball loyalist Daniel Chopra two-putted for birdie on the par 5 ninth to edge Titleist ambassador Steve Stricker at the Mercedes-Benz Championship. [... more » ]
This week, Barry and I discuss our own struggles on the driving range. With cold weather hanging over the Northeast, we can only dream of Kapalua and instead must rely on overhead space heaters to keep our swings intact. [... more » ]
"We're very proud to be affiliated with the PGA TOUR and look forward to further success with this relationship," said Mitchell B. Fox, president of Golf Digest Publications and an officer in its parent company. [... more » ]
"The Ambassadors will be our field force of golf-knowledgeable representatives who will build relations with the courses as well as the golfers," said Andy Mears, President of Player's pass and a Growth of the Game committee member. [... more » ]
"It has been a great run in 2007 and we greatly appreciate the recognition from esteemed publications that have bestowed these prestigious awards upon the course and staff," said Beth Murphy, general manager. [... more » ]
"We are so proud of the students who took initiative and gained this certification," said Tim Eberlein, director of the SDGA campus in Phoenix. "This specialized training will give these individuals a unique advantage." [... more » ]
The price for locals is going up at St. Andrews. But those of you around the Old Course, remember, it can seem unfair at first, but you're still a very privileged individual. [... more » ]