Golf News for Friday, November 14, 2008
GOLF CHANNEL will air special programming next week featuring Annika Sorenstam, including live coverage of the ADT Championship, her final LPGA Tour event before retirement from competitive golf. [... more » ]
"I am very excited about joining the NCGA as their new CEO. As a past board member I have already had the privilege to work with many of the staff members and they are a very talented group dedicated to this great game," Lyn Nelson said. [... more » ]
"PrideSports and Softspikes thoroughly dominated the weekend cleat fields, with impressive leaderboard finishes at all three professional tour events," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"We designed the Aura shafts to provide golfers with advanced technology at an affordable price," said Tim Gillis, vice president, sales & marketing, Graphite Design. Aura shafts are color coded. [... more » ]
"We are extremely excited to see Davis capture his 20th win," said Mike Foley, Director of Footwear Marketing for FootJoy. "Davis has been an FJ ambassador throughout his remarkable career." [... more » ]
"This is the first training aid that allows golfers to actually 'feel' the perfect swing instead of worrying about positions and mechanics," said Greg Shoman, vice president of marketing, SKLZ. [... more » ]
"We are very proud of our association with the Inaugural Kiwi Challenge, and we are excited to showcase our new commercials during the NBC telecast," said Richard Edmonson, CEO, SkyGolf. [... more » ]
"When I was growing up watching golf, the two tournaments that really stood out to me, and the ones that were shown in Korea, were the Masters and the Skins Game," said the charismatic Choi. [... more » ]
"Our entire golf team has been working diligently to finalize the Audubon Certification and we are all thrilled to be recognized for this accomplishment," said Mark Beaumont, Director of Grounds, Seaview Golf Resort. [... more » ]
Designed by Cabell Robinson, the Finca Cortesin Golf Club is set in the foothills of the Casares Mountain range of Spain's Andalusia region and measures almost 7,000 yards from the back tees. [... more » ]
An 18-hole George Fazio design, the course at Crane's Landing Golf Club blends gracefully into the surrounding woods, and features bent grass tees, greens and fairways, as well as tightly bunkered greens. [... more » ]
Graphite Design was founded in 1989 in Chichibu Japan where it quickly became known for designing quality and performance shafts. Graphite Design International was founded In San Diego, CA in 1997. [... more » ]
CleanStrike Sports Products is an Ireland-based company that manufactures specially designed cleaning wipes for golf clubs, grips, shoes and bags. Yes! Golf will distribute their product line in the U.S. [... more » ]
"Golf retail stores increasingly are discovering what a valuable asset FlightScope is for their staff and customers," said Henri Johnson, CEO of EDH, maker of FlightScope, based in Orlando, Fla. [... more » ]
"I would say the last three and a half years, since I played well at the end of 2005, I've obviously taken it up to a new level and now I have won the Order of Merit and it's fantastic," said Karlsson. [... more » ]
The Castle Course, newest addition to the hallowed links at St. Andrews, has racked up a few prestigious awards. By and large, however, this rather modern sister to the Old Course has become an almost instant must-play for golfers traveling to or living in Scotland. [... more » ]
Tim Rosaforte will announce The Rosies, his annual year-end award winners from the 2008 golf season tomorrow and Sunday on The Golf Channel's "Sprint Post Game" and "Golf Central" programs. So who are YOUR picks, guys? [... more » ]