Golf News for Tuesday, May 20, 2008
"American Express Women's Golf Month is the perfect opportunity for women across the country to visit their local course and enjoy an event created just for them," said Anne Lyndrup, the NGCOA's Director of Player Development, and spokesperson for Women's Golf Month organizers. [... more » ]
"The victory at the AT&T underscores the enduring popularity of Graphite Design’s YS-6 shaft, which continues to drive professionals to success," said Tim Gillis, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"These accomplished and discriminating women recognize the innovative material design and technology, and superior performance of Fujikura shafts in tandem with our OEM clubmakers," said John Hovis, Fujikura PGA Tour representative. [... more » ]
Chinese Taipei's Hsu Mong-nam, who has spent most of the last decade plying his trade on the Asian Tour, was playing with a Gel Jade putter when he clinched victory in what was his fourth appearance on this year’s Omega China Tour. [... more » ]
"It’s hard to beat a huge number like 94 players wearing the same spike, that’s very impressive," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. "I can’t imagine a weekend getting any better than this one. [... more » ]
"By creating an easily-repeatable pendulum stroke, golfers can more confidently sink the pressure putts separating good rounds from bad ones," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf, maker of the Heavy Putter. [... more » ]
"Since the beginning of the year, 17 of the last 20 PGA Tour tournaments have been won by players using Golf Pride grips on the majority of their clubs," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
"It is incredibly rewarding to introduce an all-new design and record so many wins and top money positions so quickly," said Kim Braly, whose steel designs are currently being played by some of the Top 10 players in the world. [... more » ]
"We have an outstanding relationship with the players on the Duramed Futures Tour which has directly related to the success we are having on the LPGA Tour," said Francis Ricci, President & CEO, Yes! Golf. [... more » ]
It took a belief in himself and complete trust in his bag of Titleist equipment to top fellow Pro V1x player Kenny Perry and a leaderboard that included 8 Titleist golf ball players among the top 10 finishers at the AT&T Classic. [... more » ]
The Democratic contender may be a pretty good point guard who stays away from fatty foods (whenever possible) but these qualities just can't compare to Woods' rigorous training regimen and remarkable ability to successfully recover from two knee surgeries. [... more » ]
Etonic staff professional James Driscoll fired rounds of 71-72-66-67 at the AT&T Classic at TPC Sugarloaf to record his best finish of the year. Driscoll wears the Etonic Difference 3Z golf shoe and the popular G>SOK golf glove. [... more » ]
"The new Q-Link bracelets help re-balance a player’s natural energetic system or biofield, and the results are clear. Q-Link products have become a fixture in the sport," said Richard Gray, Chief Operating Officer of Clarus. [... more » ]
"Grant’s portfolio to date is quite impressive, yet his best work lies ahead of him," said Brian Curley, of Schmidt-Curley Design where Haserot is a lead designer. "The achievement is a testament to his talents." [... more » ]
"This is really a surprise," Pete Dye said. "With all the great people that are in the hall of fame, it's an honor to be part of them because they've all given back to the game of golf, and I'm certainly proud to be here as one of them." [... more » ]
The Cheap Bastard despises anti-American blogger Bill Wolfrum. But Bob Hope? He was the greatest, and now you can own some of his golf memorabilia. [... more » ]
For you amateurs who are confused about your wedges....here is some help to understand how and why we have several more options today. Let's look at a few "Wedge Words." [... more » ]
"We provide impeccable service to our guests and make their experience at the Inn one they will long remember," said Randy Kolls, general manager at the Inn. "This award is an affirmation for our property and for our staff." [... more » ]