Golf News for Tuesday, August 5, 2008
The product, Par 72 Golf, features three 18 hole golf courses set in desert, ocean and mountain environments. The game also features user choice of male or female avatar, 3D rendered graphics, and realistic physics. [... more » ]
Vijay Singh wore DryJoys golf shoes en route to his victory at the WGC – Bridgestone Invitational. Parker McLaughlin wore ReelFits to win the PGA Championship. Ji-Yai Shin won the Women’s British Open in eComfort shoes. [... more » ]
"Tour360 is one of golf's truly iconic products, and the performance flagship of adidas Golf footwear," said Dave Ortley, adidas Golf's senior director of global footwear. "The evolution of a product like this is not to be taken lightly." [... more » ]
“Golf Pride’s partnership with Folds of Honor is about helping the real heroes of our country and their families," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
"Autumn at the Golden Horseshoe" package is available from Sept. 7 through the month of November. The resort's fall golf package will debut just as the currently ongoing "Unlimited Golf Package" concludes. [... more » ]
Yes! Golf recorded two top-10 finishes at the PGA Tour’s World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational and a top-10 at the Women’s British Open and the Nationwide’s Cox Classic. [... more » ]
“The Proforce Series remains one of the hottest, best performing golf shafts in play today, and the next generation of Proforce technology is already making an impact ," said Jim McIntosh, PGA Tour representative for UST. [... more » ]
Softspikes cleats captured wins at the PGA TOUR’s WGC Bridgestone Invitational, the PGA TOUR’s Legends-Reno Tahoe Open, The Champions Tour’s U.S. Senior Open and the LPGA Tour’s British Open. [... more » ]
"I drove the ball beautifully and hit a lot of good iron shots,” said Singh, who now holds the record for Tour wins by an international player. "My driver was unbelievable, a Cleveland HiBore. That’s the way to go!” [... more » ]
“Although it’s only been on the Tour for a short period of time, the VooDoo has recorded five wins, which we consider the ultimate validation," said Mike Rossi, Aldila’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. [... more » ]
“”We’re very impressed with this player’s exciting performance to win her first major championship and become the youngest player to win this prestigious title,” says Dave Schnider, President/COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
“Distance and accuracy are key ingredients to success at golf’s highest levels, which is why so many professionals rely on Graphite Design shafts,” said Tim Gillis, VP of Sales and Marketing for Graphite Design. [... more » ]
“In order to be successful at Firestone Country Club, it is essential to maximize distance and accuracy off the tee,” said Evolve Golf Founder and CEO, BJ Maloy. “This week’s winner depended on the Epoch to achieve these goals.” [... more » ]
It appears putting is Really Hard for the Big Easy. At Firestone, Els was a machine in ball striking, finishing second in greens hit in regulation at 73.6 percent. But, he finished in a tie for 68th in putts per round, with 30.25. His putting also killed his chances for the British Open. [... more » ]
“Partnering with Oakley is a huge step for our organization. Their recognized leadership and endorsements in sports parallel our commitment at IPT to provide the best playing experience," said Ron Beaman, President of IPT. [... more » ]