Golf News for Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Trusting his Titleist equipment from tee-to-green, Wagner opened with a course-record 9-under par 63 and never looked back. The win came at the perfect time, earning him his first invitation to this week’s Masters. [... more » ]
"This week’s winner is among the long list of elite players on the PGA, LPGA and Champions Tours who rely on the benefits our tees provide," said Evolve Golf Founder and Chief Executive Officer, B.J. Maloy. [... more » ]
"Professional golfers want to be playing well leading into the Masters, and we are pleased to report that 86 percent of the top 30 finishers this weekend trusted Golf Pride grips," said Jeff Fiorini, GM for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
It is no surprise that companies like Adams Golf, Nike Golf, TaylorMade-adidas Golf, Jack Nicklaus Golf Equipment, Jack Nicklaus Apparel, Golfpac Travel, Gustbuster/Sunbuster and many more have committed. [... more » ]
"The summit is an ideal forum for stakeholders in the golfing industry to interact and consult with government," said Western Cape Minister of Environment, Planning and Economic Development Tasneem Essop. [... more » ]
Colonial Williamsburg’s Resort Collection, which includes the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club, provides guests a choice of more than 1,000 guest rooms among five distinctive hotel properties surrounding Colonial Williamsburg. [... more » ]
FootJoy, the #1 Shoe and Glove in Golf, continues its supremacy on all worldwide tours. FootJoy shoes, the overwhelming choice by the game’s top players, earned its place in the winner’s circle in all five professional events this past week. [... more » ]
"These systems show us the body mechanics of each golfer," said Jeremiah Hales of Body Balance for Performance-Minnesota. "We take a look at the areas of the body that require improvement." [... more » ]
"The overall renovation is a significant upgrade from a playability and conditioning standpoint," said Sean Taylor, Wintergreen’s director of golf. "It was important that we not comprised any of the integrity of the Rees Jones design." [... more » ]
The Stanford International Pro-Am, a new 72-hole LPGA-sanctioned event title sponsored by Stanford Financial Group, will be played on the Soffer and Miller Courses at The Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club. [... more » ]
"When you have so many good players and 50 percent of handicaps are used, you have a real challenge. This is a proud club and they want to do well," said Jon Gates, Detroit Golf Club PGA head professional. [... more » ]
The GCBAA's 2008 Membership Directory contains a comprehensive list of the over 400 members of the organization. The directory is neatly segregated into various categories to make it "user friendly." [... more » ]
Haugh is a former USPTA tennis teaching professional, who coached at all levels in the game, including a five-year stint at the world renowned Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Florida. [... more » ]
Though he's been dominating the golf world since mid-summer of last year, here's one fact that isn't being bandied about too readily. Tiger is just one-for-five in the last five Masters - a 20 percent success ratio. [... more » ]
We might see not just one Grand Slam this year, but two. This weekend we’re treated to the Masters, and you'd be hard-pressed to find anyone who's betting against Tiger. But Lorena Ochoa is already a quarter of the way there with her win at the Kraft Nabisco. [... more » ]
The public is invited to nominate potential inductees for the 2008 class of the Southern Nevada Golf Hall of Fame. For the application form and nomination guidelines, please visit the home pages of either www.wsnga.org or www.snga.org. [... more » ]
 
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