Golf News for Friday, May 9, 2008
TaylorMade Golf is enjoying its ranking as the No. 1 brand of driver, fairway wood and iron. Through 20 events, TaylorMade drivers and fairway woods have ranked No. 1 at every single one this year. [... more » ]
"These RC designs move the center of gravity away from the face for a high launch angle," said John Hoeflich, chief designer for Nickent. "We are, at our core, a technology company dedicated to lowering golf scores." [... more » ]
Watson rolled his Rife 2 Bar Mallet to a birdie on the final hole to capture a one stroke victory. It was the 2nd win of the 2008 season for Watson and the 4th win of the year for Rife Putters on the Champions Tour. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled at the increased visibility of C-Thru Grips out on the Professional Tours," said Michael Keaveny, Vice President of Sales for C-Thru Grips. "The word is out that C-Thru Grips are a true performance grip." [... more » ]
"The growth and continued excellence of the EWGA Championship demonstrates our ongoing commitment to providing women with more opportunities through the game of golf," said Pam Swensen, CEO of the EWGA. [... more » ]
"To take a classic golf course, modernize it, but keep the same historic feel is a dream job for any architect. I think Llanerch can stand up there with any course in the Philadelphia area," said golf course architect Stephen Kay. [... more » ]
"Southwest Greens is the leading designer and installer of synthetic putting greens in the world," said James Deen, CEO of Custom Golf Flagstick. "We’re pleased that they chose our custom putting green flagstick." [... more » ]
"More and more investors are hoping to make a return on their golf investment and that is creating a whole new ballgame here," said Lodewijk Klootwijk, CEO of the European Golf Course Owners Association. [... more » ]
TimberCreek offers players of all abilities a fabulous golf experience. This 27-hole championship course designed by Earl Stone offers scenic views of spacious, rolling fairways carved from a forest of Dogwoods, Magnolias and Pines. [... more » ]
"We consider ProLink not only a great amenity, but a necessity when it comes to keeping up pace of play, managing our carts, and handling large tournaments," said eff Schroeder, Brickyard Crossing head professional. [... more » ]
"Mystic Dunes is proud to once again partner with the PGA to promote the game of golf," said Rick Smith, Director of Golf Operations at Mystic Dunes. "We welcome golfers of any skill level—new, casual or avid—to join us." [... more » ]
"The EasyMark System allows flagsticks to be placed around the course more freely," said Matt Hurley, vice president of Standard Golf. "Flagsticks can be set for different chip shot scenarios on practice greens, or at a driving range." [... more » ]
Johnny Miller showed why he is the best, most brutally candid golf analyst with his comments on Tiger Woods. Woods, as most people might know, talked early in the season about his pursuit of the Grand Slam. Miller must have been thinking what I and a million other golf fans were thinking. [... more » ]
"First of all, thanks to all of our loyal local golfers for choosing Angel Park," said David Bogue, general manager of Angel Park Golf Club. "We work hard to provide a world-class golf product for all to enjoy." [... more » ]
"We applaud the initiative The European Tour has taken. The facts are that there will be over 100,000 new cases of skin cancer in the UK and Ireland this year," said Timothy Dodd, Managing Director of Screen4Life. [... more » ]