Golf News for Monday, April 14, 2008
"This Masters win is rewarding because these brilliant players recognize the importance of precisely fitting shafts to their performance on this very demanding golf course," said John Hovis, Fujikura PGA Tour representative. [... more » ]
As the world's top golfers gathered at Augusta National for the year's first major, 55 players relied upon Titleist golf balls in their quest for the coveted green jacket, nearly five times the nearest competitor with 12. [... more » ]
"We are excited to embark on this new partnership," said Jerry Tarde, Chairman and Editorial Director of Golf Digest Publications. "This is a great opportunity to combine the resources of our two properties," [... more » ]
Myrtle Beach is one destination that is both world-class and extremely affordable. In fact, no other spot on the East Coast offers so many high quality golf courses matched up with such excellent accommodations. [... more » ]
"For the first Brittany piece, we decided to take an existing model, the Slip, and add a punch of color that would coordinate with Brittany’s clothing but appeal to golfers around the country," said Tifosi Optics Founder, Joe Earley. [... more » ]
"Our selection of High Definition Golf for club testing and fitting was based on several things. Foremost is the accuracy of the club and ball tracking system," said Anthony Herb, Vice President of Operations for Tour Edge. [... more » ]
"We have designed the T-1000 to keep all belongings, including clubs, packed safely and conveniently inside the travel cover," said Craig Ramsbottom, president of The Bag Boy Company. [... more » ]
"We believe the Smart-Fit cup and ferrule system is the best way to ensure that your flagsticks don't lean or stick in the cup, and so do superintendents around the world," said Matt Hurley, Vice-President for Standard Golf. [... more » ]
"The new web site offers a fresh, new look and we’re excited to unveil our new line of FST shafts in a format that visually conveys our focus on premium steel shafts," said Larry Bodle, director of marketing for FST Shafts. [... more » ]
The Medicus Preseason Junior Series is a series designed specifically for first-time AJGA members or those members who have not yet participated in an AJGA Open event, AJGA Invitational or Junior All-Star Series event. [... more » ]
"We at Turfco place a very high value on the partnerships we’ve developed with golf course superintendents, as well as with the GCSAA," said Turfco Executive Vice President, Scott Kinkead. [... more » ]
"We were extremely pleased with the quantity and quality of candidates that were interested in the position. Without a doubt, Mark presented the best fit for the association,"said GCSAA President David S. Downing II, CGCS. [... more » ]
Schepens finished with a 73 after making a birdie on the 18th hole to tie for the lead. Along with fellow competitor Michael Amato of Clermont, Fla., Schepens played another eight holes before Amato bogeyed and he parred. [... more » ]
The Eastern PA/Southern NJ District joins ten current USA Districts as part of a planned aggressive expansion in both North America and the international golf community. Each District conducts divisional events. [... more » ]
It wasn't long ago that I'd have bet that Tiger Woods would go undefeated in 2008. Then March came and it all went to heck. Simply put, the last month has been a disappointment for Woods. [... more » ]
One of the hidden traits of Tiger Woods was that he was a graceful loser. After his tepid Sunday at the Masters, however, Woods seemed to blame the media for setting the bar too high. [... more » ]