Golf News for Friday, August 22, 2008
The Callaway Fusion FT-5, Nike SasQuatch SUMO 5000, Ping G10 ,Taylormade Tour Burner and Tour Edge Exotics XCG had the best Overall Performance rating. Ratings were also given in several other categories. [... more » ]
"We have been developing this sport-couture line for the past year. A lot of thought and passion has gone into this brand and it shows in each piece we have created", said Amy Wisehart, co-founder of Pink Tee, Inc. [... more » ]
A state of the art indoor driving range and instructional facility, In View Golf, houses multiple private practice bays, each equipped with GolfAchiever launch monitors and GolfAchiever's Video Analysis Software. [... more » ]
As manufacturers prepare to launch new ranges over the coming months the Golfalot Price Index may fall further as retailers try to shift stock against an uncertain economic environment before the new ranges arrive. [... more » ]
"The Dixon Earth golf ball will impact conservation and revolutionize the game of golf worldwide. We're committed to selecting and working with only the very best," said Dane Platt, of Dixon Golf. [... more » ]
"Our existing sourcing relationship with Watership made the transaction a logical fit with our concentration on the headwear business," said Rick White, President and Chief Executive Officer of Imperial Headwear. [... more » ]
"I feel that we can significantly enhance our golfers' experience and add more value and excitement at our course with the VeriShot hole-in-one contest monitoring system," said Dustin Irwin of Stone Mountain Golf Club. [... more » ]
"This gives five more players the opportunity for coveted membership on the LPGA," said Zayra F. Calderon, CEO of the Duramed Futures Tour. "It rewards our top 10 players for their superior performance." [... more » ]
"I'm absolutely flabbergasted," he said. "I never thought I'd be considered so I couldn't be more surprised." Ellis has accepted the nomination for the year 2009 with a view to becoming President in 2010. [... more » ]
“This is my first real tournament in several years,” said Dotson. “I did not have any expectations other than just playing well. After I shot even on the first day I tried to block out the fact that I had a three-shot lead." [... more » ]
"This facility has been created to suit the most sophisticated golfing tastes, from the practice facility, to the clubhouse and villas, to the golf course itself," said Jon Tomlinson, general manager of the course. [... more » ]
The ultimate Big Island golf experience is the Beach Course’s 502-yard par 5 twelfth. Not only is it a challenging golf hole, its rocky point over the breakers is an awesome place to spot humpback whales. [... more » ]
On the day before the Barclays started, three kids waited just off the putting green in a corner for autographs. And waited. And waited. Until Hunter Mahan came over and signed about three things each of them. This brought a trickling of other pros who followed, as well. As karma goes, his opening-round 62 wasn't bad payback. [... more » ]
St. Andrews Links Trust, overseers of the Links Courses at St. Andrews, including The Old Course, reports that in the first month of operation, more than 4,000 rounds were booked on the seventh, and newest, golf course in the Trust’s care. [... more » ]
"Inbee's donation to The LPGA Foundation in support of LPGA USGA Girls Golf will enable us to expand the program giving more girls the opportunity," said LPGA Commissioner Carolyn F. Bivens. [... more » ]
The event is hosted by Gray Panthers of National Golf Club. It raises funds for Friend to Friend of Moore County, an organization that provides help and support to victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. [... more » ]