Golf News for Tuesday, October 7, 2008
The resort features Los Caballeros Golf Club, an 18-hole golf course that has been ranked one of the top 5 courses in Arizona by Golf Digest, and one of America's top 75 resort courses by Golf Magazine. [... more » ]
"You can see it in the smiles on the participants' faces how much it means to them to be recognized. Golf does great things to their self esteem," said Golfweek Deputy Editor Steve Harmon, a tournament volunteer. [... more » ]
"It's especially rewarding to see the consistent play and success that our products enjoy at all levels of competition. Fujikura is clearly the top driver shaft brand," said Dave Schnider, President of Fujikura. [... more » ]
"Ka'anapali has always placed an importance on giving access to those who want to learn the game of golf," said Ed Kageyama, PGA General Manager of Ka'anapali. "Kim will be an outstanding ambassador." [... more » ]
"The Samsung World Championship marks Paula's first win in her Allure sunglasses," said John Whitney, Sundog Eyewear Vice President of Product Development and Production. [... more » ]
"This product will revolutionize the way golfers practice their short game. Every golfer who has one in their bag will shave strokes off their game," said Dr. Winters, a world leader in sports vision and psychology. [... more » ]
"The experience of both instructors and students is enriched as a result of the extensive, precise data FlightScope provides," said Henri Johnson, CEO of EDH, maker of FlightScope. [... more » ]
"Fort Mill Golf Club is the product of two of the country's most storied and prolific golf course architects, Donald Ross and George Cobb," said Gene Roper, director of golf operations for the course owner. [... more » ]
"Golfers now have an option to 'play green' while maintaining product performance," said Pete Carlson. "We're pleased to offer the Dixon Earth ball to our customers and have this environmentally friendly product." [... more » ]
"The balance of the month which was unusually temperate and dry for much of the country which is reflected in the relatively flat performance overall for the month," said Jim Koppenhaver, Pellucid president. [... more » ]
"Being named the Director of Golf at Sun Valley is a dream come true and an honor," said Petersen. "Sun Valley is a world-class resort and I look forward to helping guide the enhanced golf amenities." [... more » ]
"He is a very dynamic personality and will be extremely helpful growing our business," said Bob Lohmann, founder and principal of Lohmann Golf Designs, Lohmann Sports Fields and course contractor Golf Creations. [... more » ]
Spring Island offers the finest amenities man and nature can offer: golf, fresh- and salt-water fishing, equestrian, tennis, quail hunting, nature center, fine and casual dining options, and educational pursuits. [... more » ]
"Our Emotion 3 piece ball performed very well against the biggest names in golf. We know that as more golfers learn about the Emotion playability sales growth will continue," said Jeff Butcher, Innovex president. [... more » ]
By being compelled to appear at the Tour Championship, where he tied for 24th in the 30-man field and pocketed $370,000, Kenny Perry’s celebration of the Ryder Cup victory was spoiled. Think about it: Perry had to play golf and earn as much as your typical firefighter or police officer does in six years, rather than going home to celebrate. The horror. The horror. [... more » ]
If you can’t go all winter without a golf trip, there is hope. I’ll fill you in on something I discovered last fall: the best deals in Myrtle Beach all year are between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. Now, most courses are cheaper in the summertime, but you’re often dealing with heat and the greens, especially the bent grass greens in town, aren’t at their fastest. [... more » ]