Golf News for Thursday, December 18, 2008
Works as a competition-level cart bag, a lightweight caddy bag, and a superlight carry bag, all in one. The new Devolver golf bag is a full-featured bag that adapts to the course and the game. [... more » ]
"This new venue is a Seve masterpiece, which will be the perfect start to The European Tour's return to Europe," said Ricardo Abreu, Member of the Madeira Islands Open Organising Committee. [... more » ]
The tournament requires the Captain to compete with three team members in a stableford competition where the Captain's score counts on every hole with the best score from the three team members added. [... more » ]
"Our goal is to inspire our guests," said Sorenstam. "EWGA members share my passion for golf and now can experience the personalized instruction that can take their game to new levels." [... more » ]
"Craig is very professional and comes from a strong background in PGA education, junior golf, and business management-these are the ingredients we are looking for," said James Pugliese, BGA President. [... more » ]
"In all honesty I don't think Grayson could have made the type of progress he's made in such a short period of time without the McConnell Golf Scholarship," said Murray's father, Eric. [... more » ]
"This month will bring to a close our best year ever," said Chad Techner, chairman of Scratch. "Instead of giving CEO bonuses with our surplus, we are going to help bailout our customers' short game." [... more » ]
"Now that the road is gone it's clear how much more tranquil the 18th hole is and in line with the rest of the course and resort," said Circling Raven Director of Golf Tom Davidson. "This is particularly gratifying." [... more » ]
"I hope we are able to create a golf experience that will only enhance what Viveros is trying to accomplish, and serve as a welcome addition to Panama's fast-growing reputation," said Nicklaus. [... more » ]
"We develop a design philosophy that is unique for each project. It is our goal at Teton Rim, as with all projects, to provide players a memorable golf experience," said Greg Norman, who's developing the course. [... more » ]
"I actually have goosebumps just thinking about this," said Trevor Immelman. 2008 Masters Champion. "It's a cliché, but it's a dream come true to become an Honorary Life Member of The European Tour." [... more » ]
"Mike is a highly-disciplined sales and marketing executive with a proven record of building global brands," said Ralph Dunning, founder of Dunning Sportswear. "He is a leader and team builder." [... more » ]
"The Chick-fil-A Bowl Alma Mater is a fantastic event," said Alabama head coach Nick Saban. "They did an outstanding job of making it a first-class event and we really enjoyed being a part of the tournament." [... more » ]
On the surface, when we learn that TaylorMade-adidas Golf is cutting 170 jobs right after it acquired troubled Ashworth, it’s easy to chalk it up to Wall Street. The truth is that golf equipment and apparel companies really never could live up to the false expectations set during the "Tiger Effect" of 1996-'98. [... more » ]
Most Golfers expect to go out to the range and learn to hit the ball straight in that one session. The better Players know that isn’t going to happen. They go to work on one thing at a time. They go to the range with the thought of working on one small aspect of their swing only - and it isn’t just trying to hit the ball straight. [... more » ]