Golf News for Wednesday, November 19, 2008
GOLF CHANNEL will deliver live coverage of the first three rounds of the ADT Championship, featuring the largest single payout in women's golf - $1 million. The LPGA Tour's season-ending event also will be Annika Sorenstam's final LPGA tournament before retirement from competitive golf. [... more » ]
"The Golf Industry Show partners vowed to return to New Orleans after having to relocate in 2006 due to the damages caused by Hurricane Katrina the prior year," said GCSAA CEO Mark Woodward, CGCS. [... more » ]
"This was the icing on the cake for me and the players," said Paul Azinger, making his fourth White House trip, but first as a Captain. "I was really proud of what the players were able to accomplish." [... more » ]
The new Devolver golf bag is a full-featured bag that adapts to the course and the game, providing golfers with three functional-use solutions, for the price of just one standard cart bag. [... more » ]
"ProLink is the unquestioned world leader in golf GPS solutions for players and management, and we are proud to represent the company in this region," said Chandra Lahiri, Managing Director. [... more » ]
"During my golf career, I've seen many new technologies enter and exit the market, and Axion is a sure bet to transform the way bridges, walkways and landscaping are constructed," said PGA Tour star Faxon. [... more » ]
As part of the property's environmental efforts to become certified, Willow Crest Golf Club converted 14 acres of manicured turf to natural, un-mowed environmentally sensitive areas. [... more » ]
"The floating green is an architectural marvel," said Lee Schmidt, who founded Schmidt-Curley with partner Brian Curley in 1997. "We worked closely with local engineers to construct it." [... more » ]
"The uPro was designed from the beginning to allow these new features and improvements to be made in software without the need to purchase new hardware," said Joey Balardeta, president of uPlay. [... more » ]
"The Glenlivet is a proud supporter of the International Players Tour," said Chris Patino, Field Marketing Manager for the SW Division of Pernod Ricard USA. The Glenlivet will be a Presenting Sponsor of the IPT Tour Championship. [... more » ]
"The premium Balmerino Village lots showcase the very best attributes and amenities of The Tribute and exemplify the resort lifestyle the community offers," said Michael C. Jackson, Principal, Wynne/Jackson. [... more » ]
Phil Mickelson has dropped out of the 2009 Race to Dubai because he said he doesn’t have enough time to dedicate to both the European and PGA Tours. With second-rate performances at the two opening Euro Tour events in China, he may have felt his chances of making an upward move were slipping deciding instead to get out early and "save face." [... more » ]
George Fuller has been in the publishing business specializing in travel and golf for more than 15 years and has been a professional writer for more than 20 years, using his humor to add a perspective. [... more » ]
"We're honored to be recognized by Links as one of the 'Best in Value' golf communities in America and feel it reflects our dedication," said Silvia Lalinde, director of membership and marketing of Dataw Island Club. [... more » ]
"I am extremely flattered to be named to a list with so many prominent industry heavyweights and respected colleagues," said Roy. "It's a testament to the devotion of all ARPG employees." [... more » ]
The guys at the BogeyPro Golf are the self-appointed court jesters of golf. Their innovative and inventive products include apparel, bags, balls, and golf novelties, all of which celebrate the vain pursuit of perfection in golf. This is the sort of stuff that makes golf fun, even on a bad day. And the sort of stuff even an equipment geek can love. [... more » ]
Sorry, but there is no offseason in golf, which I’m painfully aware of as the tourists flock to Florida and play on our perfect Fall greens amid the year’s best weather, while I nurse an injury. [... more » ]