Golf News for Wednesday, January 9, 2008
PGA and LPGA stars endorsing top golf manufacturers at the PGA Merchandise Show include celebrities such as Jim Furyk, Greg Norman, Annika Sorenstam, Charles Howell III, Paula Creamer, Justin Rose, Fuzzy Zoeller and more. [... more » ]
"Merchandisers and show attendees can also feel the fabrics and combinations of fabrics as they view and work the line, which is a significant part of our product story," said Leslie Chow, President of Iconic Sport. [... more » ]
The Golf.com LeaderBoard Program secures top of page, "Leaderboard" advertising placement for participating golf courses for searches conducted on Golf.coms’ Course Finder search tool -- an industry leader. [... more » ]
"We expect that the new mSeries putters, with the offset "Whistle" shaft, will grow our brand," said Jim Grundberg, managing partner and co-owner of the SeeMore Putter Company about the new putter line. [... more » ]
"Our innovative, proprietary and patented design is as rigid as a car tire, as proven in a variety of tests including the recent Hummer durability test.," said Lisa Sanchez, President of AirZone Sports. [... more » ]
"The Lija Tour Style Leaders program is a new way for our growing brand to contribute to the success and style of golfers competing at the highest levels," said Lind Hipp, owner and principal designer for Lija. [... more » ]
"Without GCSAA members golf course management, as we know it today, would not be achievable, and these members are also our key customers," said Dr. Toni Bucci, business manager, BASF Turf & Ornamentals. [... more » ]
"This resort and region is destined to become one of the most desirable destinations in the world," said Griffith. "Being a vital part of bringing that to reality for homeowners across the globe is an opportunity." [... more » ]
"Throughout the years, I have combined a competitive golfing career with employment as a golf professional and teaching instructor," said Kuchar. "I am looking forward to extending my passion at Duran." [... more » ]
"12 straight years as #1 on Tour is a remarkable feat, eclipsed only by the continued popularity among golfers wearing our products throughout the world," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"Golf equipment manufacturers that communicate directly with golfers and customers gain a significant advantage on competitors," said John Meng, founder of ClubmakingWire and Golf Gear Newswire. [... more » ]
Republican presidential candidates are heading to Myrtle Beach, S.C. for their latest debate and casting an international spotlight on a beach and golf resort town that has been delivering fun for more than six decades. [... more » ]
The West Course is a classic par-72 layout designed by Maurice McCarthy in 1915; it winds its way through tree-lined fairways and challenging hazards. The signature hole of the West Course is the par-3 fifth hole. [... more » ]
Kelly Tilghman's fast-rising career at Golf Channel has run flat into a brick wall after she brilliantly used the verb "lynch" along with the proper noun "Tiger Woods" in a sentence. Will she survive? [... more » ]
The G.O.P. holds their Presidential debate Wednesday right in my back yard, and I couldn't be more confused. What is a major political event doing in Myrtle Beach? [... more » ]
"Our Pink on the Links program was so successful in 2007 that we wanted to capitalize on that momentum and turn things up a notch this year to raise more funds for breast cancer research," said Harris MacNeill, President, Champ Spikes. [... more » ]