Golf News for Wednesday, August 20, 2008
"Harrah's and the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge have the same commitment to providing the ultimate golf experience," said Denny Lynch, Wendy's Senior VP, Communications. "We look forward to working in partnership with their team to provide a world-class setting for our Event and continue to generate funding and awareness for the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption." [... more » ]
"What a great way to finish off the regular season," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. "With this being our 25th win of the season it further proves our title as the #1 Brand on Tour." [... more » ]
“The superior design and construction behind these shafts has been the key to their unprecedented success, even as club technology has advanced," said Tim Gillis, VP of Sales and Marketing for Graphite Design. [... more » ]
“We are pleased to see that Golf Pride is the number one grip for golfers on the Nationwide Tour, as well as on the PGA TOUR and other professional tours globally,” said Jeff Fiorini, GM for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
"The real 'magic' of the VooDoo is the high modulus carbon stabilization rib running the length of the shaft that increases hoop strength/stiffness," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila’s Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
"Phil (Mickelson) is defending his first big title outside the States and Trevor (Immelman) is going to be there as the reigning US Masters champion," said Padraig Harrington. "It will be a tough tournament." [... more » ]
“We’re excited about the events leading up to competitive play,” said Eric Baldwin, Deutsche Bank Championship Director. “We’ve got some fun and exciting activities throughout the week that should keep fans entertained." [... more » ]
"Throughout the past twelve years, we have seen many tours come and go throughout the Mid-Atlantic. Many of them have attempted to replicate our (TGAA) business model." said Steve Moses, COO for TGAA. [... more » ]
"The opportunity to merge with Linksman came at the perfect time. We were getting plans rolling for next season, and Linksman has the resources to help G.R.I.P. on its path," said Robert Blumberg, president of G.R.I.P. [... more » ]
“We are pleased to team up with the Ritson-Sole golf school to offer the ‘Best Ever Golf School Package,’” said Jann Walker, director of marketing at Pawleys Plantation. "This special package delivers an even greater value." [... more » ]
“The many resorts and golf courses take on another life during this time of year," said Carl Wilgus, President and CEO of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. "On the courses, the tree-lined fairways are stunning." [... more » ]
"This has been a season unlike any other in the long and storied history of Sun Valley Resort and we're thrilled to share all the exciting additions with our guests," said Wallace Huffman, GM of Sun Valley Resort. [... more » ]
“Stewart is well prepared for this assignment,” said Steve Skinner, KemperSports CEO. “His experience at Falcon Ridge and other properties and involvement in junior golf will prove valuable to our staff and customers.” [... more » ]
"I'm playing the best golf I have ever played since learning Natural Golf. I play a rigorous tourney circuit with other NFL alumni and Hall of Famers," said Joe DeLamielleure (Buffalo Bills), NFL Pro Football Hall of Famer. [... more » ]
Two of the top golf courses in Las Vegas - Royal Links Golf Club and TPC Las Vegas - will be honoring members of the military by giving them discount green fees Sept. 1. [... more » ]
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Sir Charles could soon be showcasing his horrific swing and massive personality in a new Golf Channel reality show with Hank Haney. [... more » ]
As a Shriners Hospitals for Children ambassador, 19-year-old Katie Walker is truly an inspiration with her "can-do" approach to life. A passionate golfer, she helps put a face to the Shriners organization and their mission during the week-long Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. [... more » ]