Golf News for Monday, February 4, 2008
"Many in attendance stated that the Type S GDT Driver was the most unique and innovative new item on the show floor," said Jeff Butcher, president, after the club was launched at the recent PGA Merchandise Show. [... more » ]
"The m5 is another SeeMore tour-inspired design that addresses the growing demand and requests," said managing partner Jim Grundberg. "Now there is an mSeries putter featuring RST in a variety of designs." [... more » ]
"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/COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
"Given the demanding and varying weather conditions at Torrey Pines in January, we’re excited to see that so many professionals in this event relied on Golf Pride grips," said Jeff Fiorini, GM for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
Highlighting the 2008 Datrek Women’s Golf Bag line are the Silhouette and Verge models, which provide golfers with the ultimate in convenience and functionality on the golf course, while presenting stylish designs. [... more » ]
"The U.S. is experiencing tough drought conditions and finding the right technology for water management is a critical issue for these experienced superintendents," said Nigel Hennessy, GolfLinx International CEO. [... more » ]
"ShotWatch is based on time-tested principles of biofeedback and muscle memory," said Ted Caldwell, Chairman, CEO and co-inventor of ShotWatch. "It’s user friendly, lightweight and affordable." [... more » ]
"We look forward to combining our history in real estate development and resort construction with KemperSports’ expertise in golf course management," said Richard Barnes, principal managing partner of Eagle Resort Development. [... more » ]
Hacker Helper, located in Calgary, Alberta, is a new entry into the industry, but they have partnered with some familiar U.S.A manufacturers looking for market share in the Canadian Marketplace. [... more » ]
Golf Town stores customers received a free dozen Nike One golf balls with the purchase of any SQ SUMO² 5900 driver, SQ SUMO 5000 driver, Sumo² fairway wood or eight-piece set of Sumo or Sumo² irons. [... more » ]
"I am so excited about my new position with Energy Grip," said Todd Cassidy. "This is truly breakthrough technology in the world of golf grips. We have a great team and I am honored to be a part of it." [... more » ]
"Empire wanted to build on the impressive track record Rudy has established at Pine Barrens Golf Club," said Mark Unger, President of Empire Golf Management. "Virga will further strengthen Empire’s leadership position." [... more » ]
"We are delighted that the ECCO Tour Championship has extended its commitment to the European Challenge Tour and in particular the development of golf in Denmark," said Alain de Soultrait, Director of the European Challenge Tour. [... more » ]
"Golfers are extremely passionate about the sport and rarely miss an opportunity to get out and take a few swings," said Carl Wilgus, the Executive Director of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. [... more » ]
After writing a tongue-in-cheek column about how the Patriots were a more annoying dynasty than Tiger Woods, Pats' fans freaked out - and got themselves whammied in the process. [... more » ]
Golfers can really exaggerate the negative aspects of their game. Though on-the-other-hand you rarely hear a golfer exaggerate positive information. [... more » ]