Golf News for Wednesday, February 6, 2008
"UST engineers created the AXIV Technology so that it weaves four different high-modulus carbon fibers in four different directions all in one ply of material," said Jim McIntosh, tour representative for UST. [... more » ]
"We have been testing these models with tour players and consumers and have received very positive feedback," YES! Golf's CEO Francis Ricci said. "Our line of C-Groove putters is very deep now and can accommodate most golfers based on personal preference." [... more » ]
"It's said that golf is a game of inches, but we believe it's a game of millimeters. That's often the difference between a solid shot and a mis-hit," said Dave Ortley, global director of footwear for adidas Golf. [... more » ]
"Our quick & easy twist-n-lock design allows golfers to safely stretch and relax the body in a minute avoiding that dreaded double-bogey on the first hole," said Jim Light, President and founder of Pro Line Sports. [... more » ]
Woods used Nike’s new One Platinum ball at the Dubai Desert Classic, and so far, he has a perfect 3-0 record with the new ball. Nike Golf’s Tour staff member K.J. Choi also used the ONE Platinum ball for his victory. [... more » ]
"We both played great today and the conditions were tough with the wind and cold weather," said Bensel, an assistant professional at Century Country Club. Bensel made four of his five birdies on the front nine. [... more » ]
"Whilst we know the dramatic impact that Explanar is having on a student’s performance, many teachers are now reaping the financial rewards that quickly follow," said Tony Clark, Explanar managing director. [... more » ]
"I have worked closely with PGA pros for 20 years, and it’s impressive to hear players tell how SST Pure alignment improves their ball striking ability," said Arnie Cunningham, a PGA Tour representative for SST. [... more » ]
"The award means reaching the pinnacle of the custom clubmaking and club fitting industry," says Jim McCleery, who began his clubmaking career in 1999. "I cannot think of a better award that typifies the best of the best." [... more » ]
"Clubmaxx truly thinks outside the box when it comes to customer programs and golf bag design. It’s not often that I see something so unique that it has to be part of the product mix I take to my customers," said Rodin. [... more » ]
"While Mission Hills is world-renowned as a golf destination, we are proud of our involvement with the 2008 Beijing Olympics," said Dr. David Chu, Mission Hills' fuonder. “We realize that the Games mark a momentous event." [... more » ]
"The PGA of America is proud to kick off this New Year with our partner Jack Nicklaus to extend Nicklaus/PGA Teaching Grants coast to coast," said Brian Whitcomb, the PGA of America President. [... more » ]
High-handicappers usually have a misconception of how to get backspin with a wedge. They think that they need to get underneath the ball and scoop the shot. This is exactly the opposite of what you want to do. [... more » ]
Hillary cried! McCain shouted! Emotions are running high! I for one am sick of it already. So I hereby propose a break from politics. I say we cut out early and go golfing. [... more » ]
"The PGA Learning Center is extremely proud to have earned this tremendous honor from Golf Range Magazine for nine years running," said Bob Baldassari, PGA general manager at the PGA Village. [... more » ]