Golf News for Friday, May 23, 2008
He excelled as a clubmaker, greenkeeper, golf course architect and player. He built up a successful clubmaking business; revolutionized the conditioning of the links at St. Andrews; designed several courses and won The Open Championship. [... more » ]
We are gathered here today to remember Old Tom Morris, who on this day in 1908, passed from this world through a darkened doorway he thought was the door to the loo. He was 86. [... more » ]
Adams Golf strengthened its position as the leading hybrid company on tour after winning the hybrid counts on the PGA, Nationwide and Champions Tours. Adams Golf has won the hybrid count at 17 of the first 22 PGA Tour events. [... more » ]
"Audubon certification confirms our commitment to high standards of environmental management," said Ned Graff, director of golf for the Hershey Golf Collection. "This is a particularly good match for Hershey." [... more » ]
"Olde Sycamore is well-known among better players for its excellent course conditions," said Dennis McCormac, the tournament's director. "The club also provides us with more amenities and a convenient location." [... more » ]
Throughout the day, guests at Seaview will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of exciting golf activities, highlighted by free 10 minute lessons from Philadelphia Section PGA Professionals. [... more » ]
"American Express Women’s Golf Month is the perfect opportunity for women across the country to visit their local course and enjoy an event," said Anne Lyndrup, spokesperson for Women’s Golf Month organizers. [... more » ]
"Much more than simply a golf school, this program is designed as an opportunity for enrichment and enjoyment in a bucolic setting that is quintessential California," said Gene Holland, co-founder and principal at Cork & Tee. [... more » ]
"Since 1993 I'm ten foot tall and bullet proof, as no one has pulled the trigger on the money back guarantee. Why, because my method works," said Coombe, Rife Putters Carolinas Sales Representative / Golf Professional. [... more » ]
One lucky 2-person team will win a four day trip including airfare, luxury accommodations, hospitality and a chance to play against teams from around the world in the Jack Nicklaus International Invitational. [... more » ]
"Not only is walking the course part of the game’s tradition, but three-wheel push carts were designed to be pushed in front of the golfer to alleviate stress and strain." said Craig Ramsbottom, president of The Bag Boy Company. [... more » ] had on hand premium cigars which were available before and after the event, as well as on the course during the round. The event coordinator was Chris Churilla and the event was open to the public. [... more » ]
"This is an important step forward from shafts, club heads and launch angles for 'What’s in the Bag.' But we feel strongly that it's crucial to get golfers thinking and talking," said Adam Barr, a Golf Channel reporter. [... more » ]
The Callisto tours are part of the expanded Golf Cruising by PerryGolf schedule recently announced that includes 17 cruises in 2008 - 2009 to golf destinations as diverse as Scotland, South Africa, France and the Mediterranean. [... more » ]
“Support for this event is extremely important as we are undertaking the ambitious fundraising goal of building a new inpatient pavilion at Schneider Children’s Hospital,” said Corey Ribotsky, for the Children’s Medical Fund. [... more » ]