Golf News for Friday, February 1, 2008
"We are so impressed with these recent successes because they build on our Tour leadership and they demonstrate how Fujikura shafts perform exceptionally," said Peter R. Sanchez, President and COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
"Clearly, the changes we have made to our Stinger have been seen as an improvement by the tour players as more players are choosing our spikes," said Harris MacNeill, President of MacNeill Engineering/ Champ Spikes. [... more » ]
"We’re very excited to introduce the new Sting Free model which offers the industry’s best in shock-absorption technology as well," said Bob Lamkin, president and CEO of the Lamkin Corporation. [... more » ]
Woods’ Buick Invitational title makes him two for two in wins with the new Nike ONE Platinum ball, after having won the Target World Challenge at the end of last year, when he first put the ball in play. [... more » ]
"Serious players of all ages are embracing the performance advantages that a proper apparel system provides," said Ralph Dunning, founder and principal designer of Ontario, Canada's Dunning Golf [... more » ]
"I am really looking forward to playing in the Second Annual CompTIA Creating Futures Golf Classic," said McCord. Gary McCord is the well known color analyst on CBS Sports' golf telecasts. [... more » ]
The Stogies & Sticks package includes accommodations for three nights, the Bourbon & Cigar Dinner, two rounds of golf, and breakfast daily. The cost is $450 per person, double occupancy, per night. [... more » ]
La Quinta, California, is a resort city frequently credited as the nation's leading golf destination and is home to prestigious events including the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic, the Skins Game, and PGA West. [... more » ]
The refurbishment program, supervised by architect Gary Stephenson, includes the rebuilding of every tee to improve drainage and turf conditions, and relocation of some tees to enhance hole playability. [... more » ]
"We are very excited to have the opportunity to return to Indian Lakes Resort and complete the transformation of its golf facilities," said Rick Jacobson, golf course architect overseeing the renovation. [... more » ]
"The 3D motion and weight-transfer measuring technology that Body Balance for Performance uses gives never-before-seen data," said John Darling, director of instruction at the Maderas Golf Course in San Diego. [... more » ]
One of the great myths of this Phoenix-Scottsdale Super Bowl is the buzz about locals being able to rent out their homes or golf condos for major cash during the week. [... more » ]
Don't you love how Ian Poulter is now complaining about how he was misquoted, even though he admitted he didn't even read the magazine article where his quotes appeared? [... more » ]
Aaron Johnsen, Brian Schwartz and Bradley Sladek each have been awarded $5,000 postgraduate grants by the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) as winners in the 2007 Watson Fellowship Program. [... more » ]
"The Creek Club has been received with overwhelming success and is a complement to our members’ lifestyle here on Lake Oconee," said Bob Mauragas, vice president of golf operations at Reynolds Plantation. [... more » ]