Golf News for Tuesday, November 18, 2008
Veteran sports broadcaster Scott Walker will serve as an anchor and reporter for Golf Central, the network’s marquee, nightly news program, and will contribute to the network’s news reporting team at PGA TOUR and LPGA Tour events. [... more » ]
Using Aldila's NVS hybrid shaft, the winner of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational by Banamex and Corona Light at the Guadalajara Country Club posted her second win of the 2008 season and topped the $1 million mark. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled at the success PrideSports and Softspikes enjoyed this weekend on the PGA and LPGA Tours and a win at both events is a strong statement for our cleats," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
Titleist players have combined for 168 wins across the worldwide professional tours this year, more than five times the nearest competitor with 31. Titleist is proud to have captured four more wins this week. [... more » ]
"PING is well-known as an innovator and a trendsetter among club manufacturers, and we are extremely pleased that PING is offering the KBS Tour steel shafts," said Larry Bodle, director of marketing for FST shafts. [... more » ]
"The Epoch has managed to do what no other performance golf tee has, become necessary equipment for the best players in the world," said B.J. Maloy, Evolve Golf Founder and CEO. [... more » ]
"In addition to the "hot" face we elected to utilize "cup face" technology," said Technical Director Jeff Summitt. "This moves the weld significantly behind the face to create an enhanced trampoline effect." [... more » ]
Working closely with the world's number one golfer Woods, the Air Zoom TW 2009 is the first shoe that combines leather and the unique Ballistic Mesh technology resulting in a luxurious and lightweight shoe. [... more » ]
The Marriott International Family Golf Festival, which encourages parents and children to learn and play the game together, invites families to Shadow Ridge Golf Club for a day of free golf activities. [... more » ]
Under the guidance of Andrew Dawes, Hershey's director of instruction, the ongoing programs run for 18 weeks, with each student selecting an intensity level that fits his or her individual needs. [... more » ]
"While AboutGolf strives to be conservative in building its infrastructure during the economic slow-down, its continued growth necessitates that it judiciously add high-end human resources," said AboutGolf CEO Bill Bales. [... more » ]
"We look forward to collaborating with a talented team of professionals, including Jack Nicklaus and GHM Hotels, to create a highly anticipated, world-class golf resort," said Michael Zmetrovich, CEO, Trophy Golf & Resorts. [... more » ]
"We feel that this change allows The Governors Club to remain competitive in today's market and better position the club for long-term future growth," said Eddie Moon, General Manager of the Governors Club. [... more » ]
"We surround ourselves with golf related companies and help them gain free publicity in newspapers and magazines and on radio and TV," said Glenn Selig, founder of Tampa, Fla.-based The Publicity Agency. [... more » ]
"You only have to look at last year's winner, Martin Kaymer, to see how successful you can go on to be after winning the Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year Award. Martin is a great example to me," said Pablo Larrazabal. [... more » ]
With the Children’s Miracle Network Classic presented by Wal-Mart long gone from the land of Mickey, now is the time to pencil in the family vacation getwaway to Walt Disney World, and reap a foursome of golf courses in tip-top shape. I visited Disney’s four courses last January and was blown away by how smooth the greens were. [... more » ]