Golf News for Friday, November 7, 2008
In this week's podcast, host Dave Berner talks to author George Fuller about his book "I Golf, Therefore I Am - Nuts." Tim McDonald on Jamaica's resorts - and golf. And, there are still affordable golf spots, Chris Baldwin says. [... more » ]
"The level of play that these collegiate golfers exhibited on the CordeValle course was exemplary, and we look forward to next year," said CordeValle's Director of Golf Operations Travis Skeesick. [... more » ]
"Hunter's performance in New Zealand is just typical of the drama and flair that he brings to the game of golf," said John Whitney, Sundog Eyewear Vice President of Product Development and Production. [... more » ]
"An active enthusiast's wardrobe requires variety for all elements. Because Tehama offers an entire collection of outerwear for men and women, we provide a year-round solution," said Nancy Haley, CEO and co-founder. [... more » ]
For 2009, ClubGlider continues to evolve, and multiply into a series of three different models - Pro, Meridian, and Cascade - offering protection for golfers ranging from weekend warriors to touring professionals. [... more » ]
"Seeing Slotline so well accepted after only three weeks on tour reinforces that professional golfers trust Slotline's MOI technology to help lower their scores," said Craig Ramsbottom, president of Slotline. [... more » ]
"I am humbled by this recognition among giants of the game, but the ranking does not represent the work of just one individual," said Hill, the chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Billy Casper Golf. [... more » ]
Cutting edge apparel designer Basic Golf, LLC announced that it will be providing their SportCool line of CoolDry moisture wicking shirts to all players attending the International Players Tour's 2008 Tour Championship. [... more » ]
"The simple presence of the TV cameras and crew will add a new dimension to the experience for the players and their fans," said Ron Beaman, International Players Tour Founder and Chief Executive Officer. [... more » ]
"At only $25, guests may want to play additional rounds, which, with the many subtleties and nuances of this design, is an excellent idea," said Tim Grambley, Rocky Gap General Manager. [... more » ]
Golfers will take delight in Fairmont's distinctive collection of renowned and award-winning courses, while their families take pleasure in the exciting and authentic experiences offered throughout the resort. [... more » ]
GolfWorld's discerning readers voted the Arthur Hills design No. 4 overall nationally - ahead of highly regarded Chambers Bay and Bethpage State Park Golf Courses (home to multiple U.S. Open Championships). [... more » ]
"This recent honor validates what the City of Indian Wells has been striving for regarding the Players Course," said resort manager Jeff Lessig. The Inova GPSI system is installed on golf carts at the resort. [... more » ]
It wasn’t Sarah Palin's fault John McCain lost. It wasn’t even McCain’s fault. No, if you want to know the real reason why Barack Obama is the President-Elect, one name makes it all clear - Curt Hocker. Yes, it was Hocker - heretofore to be known as "Curt the Golfer" - who made things perfectly clear that Obama's victory was pre-ordained. [... more » ]
In Morocco’s capital, Rabat, there is one 45-hole golf club which is hosting the 36th King Hassan II Trophy this week. The Red Course is by far the best course here. It’s a beautiful Robert Trent Jones Sr. design from the 1960s. And there’s no real estate in sight, aside from some old column ruins that remain on the back nine. [... more » ]