Golf News for Monday, June 23, 2008
"The LPGA is the biggest stage in the world for female golfers, but the ADT Championship an even bigger stage," said Eun-Hee Ji, winner of the tournament. "I am very, very excited to play in ADT Championship." [... more » ]
"I have always wanted to run a father and son tournament in Europe and PortAventura is the perfect location for our first event," said Toby Marsden, director of the European Father and Son Golf Championship. [... more » ]
"These achievements clearly demonstrate that we are the most respected brand for players of all levels," said Dave Schnider, President/COO of Fujikura. "Our Fujikura team also is proud to be the premier shaft." [... more » ]
"The Stella McCartney line is focused on leading-edge performance and style while remaining connected to the game’s heritage," said Alex Yandryk, Golf Town's Vice President, Divisional Merchandise Manager - Softlines. [... more » ]
"We are excited to be partnering with Golf Digest to offer this excellent product," said Jay Russo, managing director and partner at P3ProSwing. "It’s a natural fit for both companies, and we are pleased to have been asked." [... more » ]
"We’re pleased to support the new policy which will help eliminate potential injuries related to carrying a golf bag during a round of golf," said Craig Ramsbottom, president of The Bag Boy Company. [... more » ]
"Groove Sharpener was released recently and sold over 7,000 units in it's first week of release. Clearly groove sharpener has become the leading product and will remain to do so," said CEO Martin Jess of RAM Golf. [... more » ]
"Don’t wear these pants if you don’t want to be noticed and instantly become the life of any gathering," said LoudMouth CEO Larry Jackson. "We showed up at the U.S. Open and we were treated like rock stars." [... more » ]
"Wilson Golf is proud to support these vital developmental golf initiatives," said Tom Gruger, global marketing director of Wilson Golf. "We look forward to continuing to positively impact the lives of Chicago-area children." [... more » ]
"We are very excited about our sponsorship with the Duramed Futures Tour," said Ed Kowachek, President of Sun Mountain. "The majority of the Futures Tour players use carry bags since they don’t have professional caddies." [... more » ]
"With the Acura test drives, the skills challenge, the hole-in-one opportunities at the tournaments and club qualifiers, our members find great value in our partnership with Acura," said Frank Gore, ClubCorp’s executive v.p. of membership. [... more » ]
"We're excited to add ProLink's ProStar GPS to the amenities at Green Valley Ranch. Our guests will enjoy and appreciate the excellent graphics and strategic help," said Matt Bryant, Director of Golf at Green Valley Ranch. [... more » ]
"Clarus has chosen an exemplary leader to take the necessary steps to make both SRT-3 technology and Q-Link household names," said Clarus Founder and Chairman Robert O. Williams. "The choice was obvious." [... more » ]
"These three golf packages give something for everyone," said Jason Himmelsbach, director of marketing for The Glens Golf Group. "Whether folks are here for a whole week or just a long weekend, we’ve got an option." [... more » ]
My editors and bosses here wanted me to write an introductory posting explaining what I'll be doing here and who I am as a golfer. Since I'm an 18-year resident of Las Vegas, I have played every golf course in town. Yes, even Shadow Creek and The Wynn. [... more » ]
Tiger's hiatus will more likely allow a young gun to step up to the next level because those guys have no fear of anyone not named Tiger. The players I have in mind are pups like Sean O’Hair, Hunter Mahan, Martin Kaymer, Oliver Wilson and the like. [... more » ]