Golf News for Tuesday, March 25, 2008
Ogilvy finished one shot clear of three players, including Pro V1x player Vijay Singh. Ogilvy becomes just the third player to win multiple WGC events, having captured the Accenture Match Play Championship in 2006. [... more » ]
With the event suspended on Sunday due to intermittent weather delays and darkness, Ogilvy returned on Monday to par in over the final nine holes to close with a 1-under 71 and a 17-under 271 total, one shot clear of three players. [... more » ]
"We love seeing this momentum heading towards the Masters as players’ putting performance clearly leads to wins and the highest finishes," said Jim Grundberg, Managing Director of the SeeMore Putter Company. [... more » ]
"In today's world, success is often viewed as sexy even if it involves something as straight forward as a great putt," said Duane Engdahl, Managing Director of Quantum Putters, located in Scottsdale, Arizona. [... more » ]
"We expect to collaborate to maximize the results of the remaining LinksCorp portfolio and to incorporate the LinksCorp team’s combined decades of operating experience to benefit our portfolio," said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. [... more » ]
"We’re delighted with this superb partnership with the IPT. Clearly, their concept of developing international competition for significant cash epitomizes our endorsement of their members as 'golf nuts'," said Michael Donovan, Head Nut of GNS. [... more » ]
"The Institute, GCSAA and its members are fortunate for the support of NGCOA and its members. We all recognize the importance of stewardship," said Teri Harris, GCSAA managing director of development. [... more » ]
"We’re thrilled to add Vickie’s enthusiasm and professionalism to our team here at The Territory," said Rick Braught. "This is an exciting time as the residential aspect of The Territory continues to expand." [... more » ]
"The response to our first Coaches Camp in 2007 was outstanding," said Sean Taylor, Director of Golf at Wintergreen Resort and the head of the Wintergreen Golf Academy, which uses both of the resort’s two award-winning golf courses. [... more » ]
"This arrangement embodies the ProPlay business model which is to have our playing aid used by teaching professionals so a golfer can immediately see the results," said ProPlay Executive Donna DelMuro. [... more » ]
"We simply feel there is a massive unfulfilled niche for individuals who want to play and experience this game in a very different way without compromising on performance," said the founder of Sweet Wood Golf Company. [... more » ]
The Tavistock Cup was delayed nearly three hours, due to rain delay that affected play at the CA Championship in Doral. Ben Bernanke said the Federal Reserve - a co-sponsor of the event this year - will bail out all the executives at the event with non-recourse loans of four extra hours to make up for their lost time. [... more » ]
"I like to see what people think about the golf swing," said Haase. "To me, I’ve always been fascinated by the misconceptions so many golfers seem to have about the mechanics of the swing." [... more » ]
Proceeds from the annual event will help make children's dreams come true, by providing computers to establish much-needed technology learning centers for primary schools in Jamaica where the event takes place. [... more » ]
The winners of each monthly qualifier, along with the best players of each tournament will be invited to meet and compete in the championship tournament at the end of the season., during Sept and October. [... more » ]