Golf News for Monday, October 27, 2008
"This award is strong evidence our efforts to grow golf in China are on the right track," said Chu, Chairman, Mission Hills Group. "We're spreading the game through a multi-faceted approach." [... more » ]
Legendary golfer Greg Norman designed the 7,001-yard oceanside marvel. "I fell in love with this location, the entire site has such great natural beauty and the island atmopshere puts you at ease," said Norman. [... more » ]
It is extremely fitting that we begin our golden anniversary celebration at the PGA Merchandise Show with PGA Professionals, who played such a key role in our early success and the continued growth. [... more » ]
"It was our pleasure to serve as a sponsor of this worthy event," said Marje Helfet, CEO of Fairway Skins. "Great progress is being made in breast cancer research, and we are glad to do our part."     [... more » ]
"I'm absolutely delighted to have finalized an agreement with Wilson for a third time in my career and have great confidence that my Wilson Staff clubs can help me achieve more success," said Harrington. [... more » ]
"The way she won at the Tanah Merah Country Club last year, beating a top 10 full of in-form players who had already won or finished runner-up in 2008 - was stunning," said Robbie Henchman, Director of Golf at IMG. [... more » ]
"Sligo gives me that fit look, along with a progressive sense of fashion that I was looking for. The biggest thing that Sligo gives me is a look that fits perfectly with the identity I am trying to portray," said Ritter. [... more » ]
"In the new 2009 Transition-S line, the Cobra engineering team further improved performance via specific design features that increase forgiveness and promote draw bias," said Brian Zender, GM, Cobra Golf. [... more » ]
The Sweater Weather Golf Package includes 18 holes per day-of-stay at one of the two award-winning courses at the club, as well as lodging in one of the hotels in Colonial Williamsburg's Resort Collection [... more » ]
"The economic situation, particularly the continued decline in the housing market, has and will continue to suppress golf course development," said Joe Beditz, NGF president and chief executive officer. [... more » ]
"LakeRidge has many hazards and doglegs, so having accurate distance measurements is crucial to negotiating the course," said Randy Beeghly, Head Professional at LakeRidge. [... more » ]
"Our goal is to reach junior programs everywhere, from municipal courses to high-end private courses, we have a product for every budget at prices never seen before," said Joe Silva, Garb Inc. founder and President. [... more » ]
"Programs such as our Women On Par™ scholarship and Drive for Dreams initiatives demonstrate our on-going commitment," said Sandy Cross, president of the EWGA Foundation Board of Directors. [... more » ]
Sure, it’s much easier to be classy in victory than defeat. But that’s still a first rate move by Sergio, someone who’s always been thought of well by tournament volunteers, someone who just needs to get over trying to dismiss his major failings as a fluke. [... more » ]
As my legions of readers know, I’m always on the lookout for good, cheap golf courses for the masses, and those are often municipal courses. Mangrove Bay Golf Course is one of those munis nobody seems to ever bad-mouth. [... more » ]