Golf News for Thursday, July 24, 2008
In winning another British Open, Padraig Harrington concentrated his efforts on course management and the short game to overtake Greg Norman. This week we also discuss the mental clarity and forethought it takes to make it to the final round and persevere under treacherous conditions. [... more » ]
Using Aldila’s NV shafts in all of his woods and hybrid clubs in his PGA Tour debut, the winner of the U.S. Bank Championship in Milwaukee notched his first victory while carding a hole-in-one on the first day. [... more » ]
R. W. Eaks smoked the field by 6 shots shooting a blazing 23 under par to earn his first victory this year and the third win in the past year. Eaks used the New Image Gold Shaft in his woods in each of his three Champions Tour wins. [... more » ]
"We went through our current stock to find a Talon 3 Putter that was as exact as possible to his original model that was lost by the airlines. We are all so happy that it paid off for him," said Dr. Dale Fisher. [... more » ]
Padraig Harrington’s second consecutive victory at The Open Championship was just the beginning of a five-win worldwide sweep by Titleist golf ball loyalists across the worldwide professional tours. [... more » ]
"With the addition of the SP OSX, we are now able to offer 10 different driver models to suit the needs of every conceivable player, from beginner to touring pro," said Jennifer King, the President of KZG. [... more » ]
"When the Quantum Putter head is rotated into its practice mode, the practice aids embodied in that practice mode assist in perfecting X-Y-Z Head Alignment," said Duane Engdahl, also known as the PutterGeek. [... more » ]
"I'm a strong supporter of using custom fitted clubs to improve your game, the online custom fit service from Forgan is remarkable ... it's definitely a step in the right direction for the industry," said Woosnam. [... more » ]
"We have a longstanding partnership with Thomas," said Jesper Thuen, Sponsor and Event Manager, ECCO Golf. "It is important to us that we maintain our strong relationships with the world’s best." [... more » ]
"With its colorful, accurate graphics and yardages, ProLink's ProStar GPS system is a perfect fit for the Glen Club," said Don Crowe, General Manager at the Glen Club. "It's a great assistance to our golfers." [... more » ]
"We encourage golf fans throughout Ohio and the country to bring their families and be a part of the next page of history at Canterbury Golf Club," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
"I think the fans who watch it on TV this fall will take pleasure in seeing their favorite drivers competing in a different setting," said Elliott Sadler, of NASCAR, a regular on the popular Speed pre-race show Trackside. [... more » ]
"We’re excited to offer this new engine on our turf maintenance and personnel carriers, which deliver the power, fuel economy and dependability demanded by their users," said Kevin P. Holleran, president of E-Z-Go. [... more » ]
"It took our editors months to sort through all the great recipes, select the best for the book and begin the testing process," said Caleb Clarke, sales manager of Yeoman House, publishing house for the new book. [... more » ]
Forget Greg Norman holding the 54-hole lead at the British Open having practiced almost as little as John Daly. The biggest upset of this golf season without Tiger Woods is Charles Barkley spending a week in Lake Tahoe for the American Century Championship without gambling once. [... more » ]