Golf News for Friday, March 28, 2008
We "are very excited to work with The Archer Group and our good friend, Rick Robbins, on The Coves at Round Mountain," Hale Irwin said. "Building a golf course in the North Carolina mountains challenges us to design a course that takes advantage of the natural elevation and topography, is visually attractive and fun to play for all skill levels. We look forward to getting The Coves project underway." [... more » ]
"By offering Back 9 USA headwear, we continue our own commitment to provide quality products that our guests have come to expect from us," said Bobby Ginn, Chairman and CEO of Ginn Resorts. [... more » ]
"If you love great golf courses, then it’s a chance to belong to and test your skills on what will quickly become the No. 1 golf club in Vietnam and one of the very best in the world," said Jon Tomlinson, the club’s general manager. [... more » ]
"The new Pro CB and Pro MB irons round out our comprehensive offering of new irons for 2008," said Jeff Harmet, President, Cobra Golf and Titleist Clubs. "Both of these forged iron models were developed with our PGA Tour staff players." [... more » ]
"The r7 CGB MAX Rescue hybrids are like every other club in the r7 CGB MAX line," said Tom Olsavsky, TaylorMade's senior director of metalwood creation. "They incorporate every relevant performance technology we have." [... more » ]
Host Dave Berner talks to Tim McDonald about music and golf, including the University of Georgia Golf Course, in Athens, Ga., "the Austin of the Southeast." Chris Baldwin talks about his recent tour of the Blue Shark Golf Club and other Bahamian golf courses. And: Kiel Christianson on the new Golf Mat by Vijay Singh. [... more » ]
"Players who are serious about looking and feeling their best in all conditions have come to rely on us for our style, authenticity and unique materials," said Ralph Dunning, company founder and principal designer. [... more » ]
"Andersons Golf Products is pleased to be working with GCSAA on several marketing initiatives," said Mike Bandy, marketing manager for Andersons Golf Products. "We believe it to be a 'win-win' situation." [... more » ]
"It doesn't matter if you sketch your idea on a cocktail napkin, submit a CAD drawing, or post your entry as a YouTube video," said Jim Zielinski, a game designer who's created nearly 2,000 Golden Tee holes. [... more » ]
Whatever the outcome of the England vs France golf international, to be played on the 10th and 11th May, Frilford Heath Golf Club will be hoping to contribute to the event's history many more times before its 200th anniversary in 2108. [... more » ]
Recently ranked the #3 course in the State of Idaho by Golf Digest Magazine and #23 in the Best New Courses category by Golfweek Magazine, the Headwaters Club will provide an enjoyably and memorable experience. [... more » ]
"With our myriad amenities, there's never any down time here at Sun Valley," said Wallace Huffman, GM. "That said, 2008 promises to be a year unlike any other. We’re excited to provide even more four-season activity for our guests." [... more » ]
I've been to Las Vegas before but never to play golf. This area has really grown over the last 10 years or so into quite the golf destination. We'll be playing at Revere G.C., Badlands GC and TPC Las Vegas. [... more » ]
Gary Smits of the Florida Times Union has an interesting story on active, pro golfers who played competitively with both Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. [... more » ]
"It is an honor to be recognized by such a well-known publication," said David Stewart, CEO of Cherokee Nation Enterprises, which operates Cherokee Casinos. "Our golf staff works really hard to make Cherokee Hills a premier golf course." [... more » ]