Golf News for Friday, October 3, 2008
"Lori's 25 years of service to Dataw Island and its residents is greatly appreciated," said Kevin Rhatigan, general manager and chief operating officer of Dataw Island. "She is an outstanding member of our staff." [... more » ]
"We're extremely excited to have Travel + Leisure Golf readers recognize Pawleys Plantation as one of the most underrated golf resorts," said Jann Walker, director of marketing at Pawleys Plantation. [... more » ]
Similar to the Olympics, 204 golfers representing 24 U.S. states will march in by state delegation; a presentation of colors will be staged; a Florida Special Olympics athlete will sing the national anthem. [... more » ]
"It was tough out there today," said Mitchell. "I started pretty scrappily and then, when Sam got in front, I really had to battle to get back at him." The win was Mitchell's second in his first eight starts as a Senior. [... more » ]
The Air Summer Lite II features breathable mesh which supports cooling and comfort throughout their round. The Air Brassie II is waterproof, sleek and durable, promoting extended comfort and performance. [... more » ]
"Ten Marketing & Public Relations has established a reputation for effectively and creatively promoting products within the golf industry," said Tim Gillis, vice president, sales & marketing, Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"All of our Golf Etc. stores offer professional performance-fitting and club repair, but the Golf Etc. Tech Studios will take this part of Golf Etc. further," said Shane Hunt, Chief Executive Officer of Golf Etc. [... more » ]
Five-star luxury boutique property offers guests a unique golf package featuring an ideal mix of sporting, relaxation and indulgence with private lessons, spa treatments and high-quality Dominican cigars and Brugal rum. [... more » ]
"Bringing our guests superior value is what we are charged with and I believe this program delivers that value enormously," said Robert Babcock, the General Manager of the Portofino Resort & Spa. [... more » ]
The Daniel Island Club, with nationally-ranked golf courses by Tom Fazio and Rees Jones and a wide array of swim, tennis and fitness offerings, is the recreational centerpiece of this exclusive neighborhood. [... more » ]
"We actually see even more of an increase in subscription sales and newsstand demand from the majority of our seasonal states," said Steve Gomen, Publisher of Golf Fitness Magazine. [... more » ]
The Valderrama Award is a two-year grant that allows citizens of Spain to study turfgrass management in the United States. The award is based on leadership potential and academics. [... more » ]
The GCSAA Scholars Program, funded by the Robert Trent Jones Endowment, was developed to recognize outstanding college students who are planning to pursue careers in golf course management. [... more » ]
"I am extremely happy and proud to be supporting Kenyan Aids Orphans and also very excited to play golf with such an important world figure," said Mark Thornewell, TGA franchise owner in Rockland County, NY. [... more » ]
Joe Passov,’s architecture and course rankings editor, just wrote a story that says what many Las Vegas golfers have known all along: Walters Golf’s three courses offer some of the top golf experiences in Sin City. [... more » ]
I’ve been crunching some numbers for 2008, and it’s shaping out to be the best - if not the most painful - year of Sergio's career. While he sips his sangria somewhere in the south of Spain, I can’t imagine him overly disappointed with his tumultuous 2008 campaign. He’s probably quite pleased with it. [... more » ]