Golf News for Wednesday, July 2, 2008
In this week's podcast, host Dave Berner talks to Gordon Schultz of golf vacation packager Golf Canada's West, to golf pro and author Mary Galvano, and to Brad Keyes, developer of Club Count Technology. [... more » ]
Using Aldila’s VS Proto in her hybrid clubs, the winner of the U.S. Women’s Open at Interlachen Country Club shot a 72-69-71-71 283 (-9) to win by four strokes. The South Korean became the season’s fifth Rolex First-Time Winner. [... more » ]
"The enthusiastic PGA player support we have received and the successes we’ve had on the professional tours this year have been remarkable," said FST Director of Product Development Kim Braly. [... more » ]
"The majority of top finishers relied on Golf Pride grips for maximum performance and control," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. "The grip is one of the most important components in golf." [... more » ]
"It’s a story I’ll never get sick of, another great weekend with double victories for Champ Spikes,” said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. "It is great to see our Scorpion Stinger cleat doing so well across all levels of play." [... more » ]
"While we have enjoyed tremendous success for Softspikes and PrideSports products throughout professional golf in 2008, this past weekend was especially exciting," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"This event is for operators and developers who want to learn from the best, and industry leaders who want to discuss and debate golf's tough issues," said Jack Crittenden, publisher and editor in chief of Golf Inc. [... more » ]
"Ryan is a great asset to our team here at Wolf Creek Utah, we are fortunate to have such a talented, responsible and dedicated Professional leading our golf and tournament operations," said GM of Wolf Creek Utah, Bill Cox. [... more » ]
The longest consecutive running AJGA event at the same venue, the ClubCorp Mission Hills Desert Junior boasts past champions such as Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Bob May, Kevin Na and Danielle Ammaccapane. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to have Lorena join our exclusive family of playing editors," said Jerry Tarde, Chairman and Editorial Director of Golf Digest Publications. "Our goal in every issue is to offer our readers insight from the best." [... more » ]
"Proper golf has been a long time coming here," said Jon Tomlinson, general manager of Montgomerie Links Vietnam, which is scheduled to open nine of the planned 18 holes for public play on Aug. 1. [... more » ]
"Word is beginning to spread about the popularity of ShotWatch for game improvement," said Dr. Ted Caldwell, chairman and co-inventor of ShotWatch. "Now instructors are adding ShotWatch to their lessons." [... more » ]
The Putting Arc congratulates In-Bee Park on her victory at the USGA Women's Open, Camilo Villegas on his better ball win with Bubba Watson at the CVS Charity Classic, and Kenny Perry on his PGA Tour win at the Buick Open. [... more » ]
The grand prize winner of the essay about the most influential person in their life will get to spend the day with Natalie, starting with a sweaty, steamy morning workout, followed by nine holes of bikini golf, and climaxing with a dinner. (OK, I may have embellished that a bit.) [... more » ]
"Couple music with extra curricular activities such as sports and a kid’s chance of success grows exponentially. That is exactly the type of charity that we want to be associated with," said LoudMouth Golf CEO Larry Jackson. [... more » ]