Golf News for Tuesday, November 25, 2008
Here is your chance to play all three Las Vegas golf courses in the Top 50 Courses in America as Voted by GolfWorld Readers' 2009 for One Unbelievably Low Price of just $375! [... more » ]
Besides reducing irrigated acreage The Rookery has also designated 11 acres of land as a natural area and a "no spray zone," using integrated pest management strategies whenever possible. [... more » ]
"We're just thrilled to have bald eagles on our property and we hope to monitor, support and encourage their presence here," said Greg Bolton, FarmLinks' director of farm operations. [... more » ]
"The ADT Championship is yet another event where the leaderboard was dominated by our stable of products, and with the Softspikes brand leading the way," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"This will be a fantastic way to open our education conference," said David S. Downing II, CGCS, GCSAA President. "I am sure our members will be interested and excited to hear his insights on the game." [... more » ]
"Golf truly is an international sport, with 60 million people playing the game in nearly 120 countries," said Peter Dawson, chief executive of The R&A and joint secretary of the IGF. "And it continues to grow." [... more » ]
Terry Gannon, Andy North and Judy Rankin were on the broadcast team for last year's LG Skins Game, which Ames won for the second consecutive year following a 7-foot, $650,000 birdie putt on the 18th hole. [... more » ]
"This initiative was all about spotting raw golf talent at an early age and giving it the opportunity and resources to blossom," said head judge Peter McEvoy, OBE, who has enormous experience of the junior game. [... more » ]
"Consistent and open communication with our Members, the public, the media, our investors, the business community and our employees is key," said Tim Green, Executive Director, Sales and Marketing. [... more » ]
"On behalf of all Dataw members, I would like to warmly congratulate him on being elected as secretary of the PGA," said Silvia Lalinde, director of membership and marketing of Dataw Island Club. [... more » ]
"We are very excited, we are very strong as a team," said Jeev Mikha Singh, the Asian Tour's number one in '06 and virtually assured of this season's Order of Merit title after securing victory at Barclays Singapore Open. [... more » ]
"It's time for us to launch the next generation of innovations," said Randy Henry, HG's founder. "A good fit has by far the greatest positive effect on performance for any golfer, relative to the entire scope of equipment." [... more » ]
The Irongolf World Championship belt is designed by the same artist that does the UFC belts (Dave Millican). The total value of the belt is over $4000. Pictures of the belt can be seen on the ebay auction site. [... more » ]
"UPS's association with The European Tour fits uniquely with our global strategy," said Ron Rogowski, Director of Global Sponsorships, UPS. "The Tour offers UPS an exciting new way to connect." [... more » ]
The Buick-Tiger deal had to be one of the most mismatched associations of all time. Does Tiger really seem like a Buick guy? Let’s see, athletic, young, most recognized athlete on the planet - seems more like Ferrari, Porsche or even Corvette to me. Yeah, I know that’s exactly why GM wanted the guy, but a Buick, although a fine automobile, is still a Buick. [... more » ]
Am I saying that in these times of struggle, we need to keep a watchful eye on Scientologists hell-bent on destroying our golf courses? Yes, that’s exactly what I’m saying. Because you watch Tom Cruise bounce around and talk gibberish and you think Scientology is a joke. But the laughing stops when they start coming for your golf courses. [... more » ]