Golf News for Thursday, June 19, 2008
"This recognition is not just a reflection of our commitment to excellence, but a statement of our willingness to create the best experience for our golfers," said John Springs, general manager of Caledonia and True Blue. [... more » ]
This week's episode wonders how Tiger Woods can remain so steadfast in his determination to win a golf tournament while Phil Mickelson, who mentally and physically prepared for this event, fell apart. Other players such as Rocco Mediate and Lee Westwood didn't feel the pressure as much, believing that they were long shots in the event. [... more » ]
"The U.S. Open is among the most demanding tests in golf," said B.J. Maloy, Evolve Golf Founder and CEO. "On a course like Torrey Pines where both distance and accuracy are essential, the Epoch tee provides the ideal platform." [... more » ]
"Many golfers put their sunglasses on their hat when they putt – but I work directly with Sundog to ensure my HDrives feature lenses that help me with every shot," said Mahan, who turned 27 years old last month. [... more » ]
The new H2NO bag will be available in both a carry bag and cart bag version with expanded pocket space and more color options. H2NO is constructed from waterproof materials plus the pockets are seam-sealed. [... more » ]
"Chris played outstanding on the second day under some tough playing conditions, and he should be proud of a great victory over a very challenging field," said Ron Beaman, Founder and President of the IPT. [... more » ]
"We’re keeping a watchful eye on economic conditions, while at the same time positioning the TGAA as the premier Pro-Net Tour in the country," said Dennis Baca, President and CEO of the TGAA Tour. [... more » ]
" had already achieved record visits this week during a thrilling Championship, but the number of fans that watched today’s playoff on our new video console was staggering," said Alex Withers, USGA director of new media. [... more » ]
"It’s always a pleasure to be on "Making the Turn," said Koehler. "Peter is one of the most knowledgeable hosts in the business and his audience really knows it golf. I’m looking forward to sharing some basics of the short game." [... more » ]
Dynamic Pre-Shot Alignment greatly reduces the amount of variation in clubface alignment from the address to the impact position so the golfer can produce more predictable shot shapes for better course management. [... more » ]
"It’s so exciting to be celebrating the 18th year of the golf tournament, a success in itself which we owe to all the support we’ve received from our community partners," said Mary Ann Boccolini, President of Samaritan Hospice. [... more » ]
"In terms of course management, ProLink improves our pace of play, our ability to monitor the cart fleet, and lets us warn players in advance of inclement weather," said Ed Money, General Manager at Rush Creek. [... more » ]
"We appreciate the work and dedication Bobby gave to the company since it acquired Bobby Grace Putters in 2003 and wish him well in his future endeavors," said Michael Setola, CEO and President, MacGregor Golf Company. [... more » ]
"Greg’s involvement is a tribute to the unique nature of Teton Valley," said Michael Potter, one of the principals of River Rim Ranch and PC Development. "Southern Cross was quite diligent in their selection process." [... more » ]
Phil Mickelson and I were scheduled to play the same golf course Wednesday - albiet at different times. We were both set up on the renovated Tom Fazio at the new Grand Del Mar Resort in San Diego. I showed and Phil canceled after the news broke that Tiger is out for the season. [... more » ]
Even if Tiger wasn’t crazy about the par-5 18th at Torrey Pines as a U.S. Open finishing hole before the tournament, there is no denying it's the hole that won him his 14th major. The 18th on the Twenty Ten Course at Celtic Manor in Wales, host of Europe's next Ryder Cup Matches, is of similar breed. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to be selected to benefit from this exciting new event," said Sally Graham, Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services Executive Director. "This will support our work to provide health care and family services." [... more » ]