Golf News for Tuesday, May 6, 2008
"This was another great week," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. "To have two younger players win on different tours wearing our spikes shows that we are having an impact at the grass roots level." [... more » ]
"Players around the world continue to realize the Heavy Putter is the only putter that automatically gives them a more consistent stroke," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf, maker of the Heavy Putter. [... more » ]
"FST congratulates this year’s winner at the Open de España, as well as his superlative success with KBS Tour shafts," said Kim Braly, industry-acclaimed steel shaft designer with FemCo Steel Technology. [... more » ]
Titleist was the most played golf ball at the Wachovia Championship with 102 players, more than five times the nearest competitor with 20. In addition, Titleist was first in iron sets (T-36), wedges (140) and putters (55). [... more » ]
"It would have been easy to blow up every hole and start from scratch, but we worked hard to evoke the Langford spirit within our redesigned holes while addressing requirements of the A1 greens," said LGD senior designer Todd Quitno. [... more » ]
"We’ve done a great deal of course design work across the Southeast, but we’ve never seen a piece of property quite like this one," said Arthur Hills, partner and principal with Arthur Hills/Steve Forrest and Associations. [... more » ]
"The RTJ II team relishes the opportunity to be part of Dan Rooney’s vision for the Patriot Club and play a vital role in the future of the Folds of Honor Foundation," said Bruce Charlton, president and chief design officer for RTJ II. [... more » ]
"The IAC is an integral part of our strategic planning. The input we get from it helps us deliver an event that is relevant and continually evolving," said Mark Bisbing, GCSAA director of corp. sales and marketing. [... more » ]
The award is named in honor of Richard W. Malpass, Oregon’s first sitting president of the GCSAA in 1976 and who served as the OGCSA executive director from 1985 to 1995 before passing away in 1996. [... more » ]
Bruce Charlton has worked at the Palo Alto-based golf course architecture firm Robert Trent Jones II LLC since his graduation in 1981 from the University of Arizona with a bachelor's degree in landscape architecture. [... more » ]
"To host a European Tour event is the best reward we could have received. Since the foundation of our club, we have believed in high quality golf," said Carlos Fabra, President of Club de Campo de Mediterráneo. [... more » ]
PGA Tour Commissioner Finchem will discuss his goals and accomplishments with the PGA Tour and Dye will discuss his creative process. The Fairways of Life Show airs every Saturday and Sunday at 11:00 AM EST. [... more » ]
The spectacular scenery, mountain peaks, meandering rivers, wildflower meadows and abundant wildlife make Colorado a picturesque golf getaway. Take advantage of preferred tee times available exclusively to Park Hyatt guests. [... more » ]
The new model is built on a modified Club Car Carryall 295 SE aluminum I-beam frame and chassis and is equipped with a 23-horsepower Kawasaki engine. The SE model complements the Café Express and Café Express Deluxe vehicles. [... more » ]
If you're anything like me, that means 90 percent of your liquid intake consists of coffee and beer. That said, after two weeks in Oregon, driving everywhere from Bend to Eugene to Bandon and now in Portland, I can’t say I've had the same beer or cup of joe twice. [... more » ]
This Mother’s Day, CHAMP Spikes will be running its second “Pink on the Links” program to support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF). And this year, golf fans can be more involved than before. [... more » ]