Golf News for Wednesday, March 19, 2008
Spring training is a great time to catch your favorite ball players, but it’s also a golf opportunity, Chris Baldwin tells host Dave Berner. Tim McDonald talks about golf on Amelia Island, Fla. And Chuck Evans on the intricacies of how your body works in relation to your swing. [... more » ]
In just her fourth career start, Sweden's Louise Friberg relied upon the Titleist Pro V1 golf ball to win her first LPGA Tour title at the MasterCard Classic. Friberg closed with a final round 7-under 65 for a 6-under 210 total. [... more » ]
"Traction, stability and comfort are what the players are looking for and they find it with our spikes. We meet their traction needs and continue to strengthen our Tour dominance," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ [... more » ]
"In addition to finishing strong on Tour, Golf Pride’s comprehensive line of grips offers golfers at every level the opportunity to play their best golf," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
Frequently ranked among the top golf resorts in the United States, the Hershey Golf Collection now features four distinct courses that provide different styles and challenges of golf for all to play. [... more » ]
"We’re extremely excited to offer this Women’s Wellness Weekend here at Rocky Gap," said GM Tim Grambley. "This program offers women the tools to enhance their lives through activity, relaxation techniques and healthy eating." [... more » ]
"Golfers with every handicap purchased our product. It was very exciting," said Donna Del Muro, an executive with ProPlay. "It also provided us with a terrific grassroots approach in creating consumer awareness." [... more » ]
"We are extremely proud of our Oceanside Test Facility and Titleist Performance Institute associates for their continuing commitment to safety and health programs," said Wally Uihlein, Chairman and CEO, Acushnet Company. [... more » ]
"By combining a golf magazine with a leading consumer magazine, this promotion is a strong complement to our Burton bag line, and we believe it will be well received by golfers everywhere," said Terry Andre, Senior VP of Marketing, ForeFront. [... more » ]
"Arysta LifeScience understands and appreciates the critical role that professional partnerships play in the achievement of shared business goals," said Michael Maravich, marketing and product manager, turf & ornamental products. [... more » ]
"We are delighted to have John join the ForeFront team," said Rick Oleksyk, President and Chief Operating Officer, ForeFront. "His proven track record of building success at the local, regional and national levels is a welcomed addition to our team." [... more » ]
"We are still polishing and improving our product and promise an even better show throughout this third year," said Tony Leodora, host of GolfTalk Live as well as an editor of GolfStyles Philadelphia magazine. [... more » ]
"The Best Resorts Awards feature is a key initiative because it allows us to provide our readers with the answer to that age-old question: 'Where should I go on my next golf trip?'" said David Clarke, Editor, Golf Magazine. [... more » ]
"We have retained the classic style of the River Course, while adding a modern touch," said Tom Breiner, GCSAA, Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club golf course superintendent who directed the renovation project. [... more » ]
This blog is neither an endorsement nor a rejection of Gatorade Tiger, but I hope it helps convey how ridiculous I find the whole enterprise. Honestly, I think if you drank a glass of tap water and ate a Life Saver or two, you’d get all the "advanced hydration" your body needs. [... more » ]
Sick of playing golf on fairways snuggled tight by homes and condos? (Who isn’t?) The Mississippi Gulf Coast could be your relief. You can play high-end course after high-end course here that take you farther and farther out into nature. You remember nature, right? [... more » ]