Golf News for Friday, March 7, 2008
Podcast host Dave Berner talks to Darrin Helfrick of the Doral Golf Resort & Spa, about a new package that will get you close to the PGA Tour action when the resort hosts the World Golf Championships – CA Championship 2008 later this month. [... more » ]
"Each week, Zero Friction gains the attention and approval of more and more professional golfers and we’re proud to have such a strong presence on Tour," said Bob White, Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Excel Golf. [... more » ]
"The new Speed LD Drivers deliver a higher level of power and accuracy through an all-new clubhead design that features a lower Center of Gravity and higher Moment of Inertia," said Jeff Harmet, President, Cobra Golf and Titleist Clubs. [... more » ]
"It sits on the land right, it’s scenic, it has good landscaping. You feel good after playing No. 1, and now golfers will feel even better," said Brad Kocher, senior vice president of grounds and golf course management at Pinehurst. [... more » ]
"We have enhanced Trappers Turn with the same quality and attention to detail that has made our African-themed Kalahari Resort one of the most exciting and sought-after destinations," said Todd Nelson, owner of Kalahari Resorts. [... more » ]
"We’re always looking for new and exciting ways to meet the needs of our guests here at Rocky Gap," said General Manager Tim Grambley. "Helping build the next generation of golfers is an enormous pleasure." [... more » ]
Complementing the cart bag is the Wilson Super Bowl XLII NY Giants Stand Bag, which weighs just 3.9 lbs. and is perfect for the football enthusiast who loves to golf and enjoys walking the course. [... more » ]
"Turf Evolutions is proud to furnish and install our TruLine Ultra Tee at TPC Sawgrass. Obviously, this is a wonderful course and facility, and home of the PGA Tour," said John Knox, Vice President of Turf Evolutions. [... more » ]
"We needed to increase our workspace across our locations to meet an aggressive hiring plan,” said Stephen Ready, CEO of VCT. "Our growth will allow us to accelerate our plans to offer a wider variety of marketing and sales service." [... more » ]
"We saw the new ProPlay Fitting System at the PGA Show in Orlando and instantly recognized how simple but effective the product is," said Vanessa Price, the Executive Director at Read the Greens. [... more » ]
The annual summit brings together key industry stakeholders including government, developers, operators and investors involved in the development of golf resorts, courses and estates with a vast networking platform. [... more » ]
Dubbed the "King of Waterscapes," Robinson endorsed the use of water as a defining hazard for course designs. He believed waterscapes gave putting greens maximum character and provided players with an appealing challenge. [... more » ]
"Rob comes to us with quite a strong resume, and we are very proud to have him with SMT Golf," said Mike Tait, President, SMT Golf. "Rob brings a ton of experience with him to SMT Golf and we are thrilled." [... more » ]
"This is a critical milestone. My role in the future will be limited to supporting Steve, who becomes only the second CEO in the company’s 30-year history," said Stever Lesnik, a co-founder of KemperSports. [... more » ]
John Daly is up to his same routine in the PODS Championship. Which means treating the PGA Tour like it's a bigger joke than Jimmy Kimmel and Matt Damon’s YouTube video war. Only, Daly’s not a paid comedian, just a paid clown brought in by sponsors. [... more » ]
Blog: Purposely killing a bird because it’s interrupting a video shoot, as Tripp Isenhour did, is not part of the human condition. It’s much closer to the act of a psychopath really. [... more » ]