Golf News for Thursday, December 4, 2008
The XCG-V combines captivating design and high-tech materials. It features a "v-shaped" titanium cup face, ultra light magnesium crown, and a heavier high-density steel sole plate. [... more » ]
"This is without a doubt the longest and straightest hybrid we have ever made," said Nickent master designer John Hoeflich. "Our first four different ironwood designs all followed the same basic classic profile." [... more » ]
The Third Annual Jamaica Invitational presented by NIKE Golf gets underway this week. The 54-hole championship features Pro-Am teams from the United States and Europe. Players will compete on two of Jamaica's best golf courses, Cinnamon Hill and The White Witch. [... more » ]
Graphite Design's full line of products will displayed at the show and demo day. Attendees will have the opportunity to check out the latest products including the new AURA, YSQst, and Tour AD EV shafts. [... more » ]
Here are GOLF CHANNEL broadcast highlights for the week of Dec. 8-14, including PGA TOUR Q-School Final Round; Golf Central Presents 2008 Year in Review; Two Teams Battle for Berth in Big Break Finale; and highlights from the Merrill Lynch Shootout. [... more » ]
"The Revolver Pro is an enhancement to the original Revolver design first introduced in 2006, making it one of the most full-featured and golfer-friendly bags on the market," said Craig Ramsbottom, President. [... more » ]
"With fashion-forward styling and unsurpassed technology, more than ever before, with the 2009 Sundog Eyewear Collection - it's your choice," said John Whitney, Sundog Eyewear VP of Product Development. [... more » ]
"While many brands are choosing to remain the same in terms of their show presence, we have decided to invest in ours," said James Thompson, Pukka Headwear's director of marketing. [... more » ]
"We have greatly appreciated our relationship with Hardys over the past eight years and many of our events have benefitted," said Andy Stubbs, Managing Director of the European Senior Tour. [... more » ]
"It provides golf course facilities with tools to offer a better golf experience," said GPS Industries VP, Kevin Carpenter. "The call center adds yet another benefit to our installation client courses." [... more » ]
"The Golfpreserves project is unique in the way that it can unite a sports industry and create the funding for its sustainable future," said Noble Hendrix, one of the two founders of Golfpreserves. [... more » ]
"The professional turf market represents an enormous opportunity for Converted Organics, and the network of golf courses serviced by Simplot Partners is extensive," said Edward J. Gildea, President, Converted Organics. [... more » ]
"With the resort's long history of outstanding golf along with a high percentage of golfers living in the area, we think that this relationship will take off to the benefit of all," said Tom Graunke, chairman of Hot Stix Golf. [... more » ]
"Our course has a few tricks up its sleeve, so ProLink's precise yardages and hole depictions serve as a trusted guide for golfers," said Steve Hamrick, General Manager at Indian Wells. [... more » ]
In a perfect world, prizes in a golf charity auction should not be the reason you donate. But let’s face it: the better the goodies, the greater the goodwill. And the folks at the Lymphoma Association have a roster of items that appear guaranteed to open some pocketbooks for helping anyone affected by lymphatic cancer. [... more » ]
For some of us, new-fangled clubs are sort of old news. We almost take all the whiz-bang technology for granted. One major technological advance I don’t take for granted, though, is the modern-day golf shoe. [... more » ]