Golf News for Wednesday, August 6, 2008
"Re-opening the North Course for the first time since the storm is very exciting and emotional for the New Orleanians who love to play here," said Bob Becker, Chief Executive Officer of City Park. [... more » ]
The Marriott International Family Golf Festival, which encourages parents and children to learn and play the game together, invites families to Westfields Golf Club for an afternoon of free golf activities and instruction. [... more » ]
"The NGCOA is delighted to recognize the academic achievements and the desire of these students to prepare themselves for meaningful careers in the golf industry," said Mike Hughes, CEO of the NGCOA. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to welcome Stacy Prammanasudh to our family. We are confident she will add prestige and stature to the Tour Edge brand," said Jay Hubbard, Vice President of Marketing for Tour Edge Golf. [... more » ]
"The European Tour provides a platform through which we are able to drive business-to-business and consumer promotional programs, designed to drive business," said Deborah Hughes, Senior Vice President, Global Sponsorship. [... more » ]
Dean qualified for his first major championship, which just happens to be his first PGA Tour event, with a fifteenth place finish at the PGA Club Professionals National Championship at Reynolds Plantation. [... more » ]
"We are looking forward with great anticipation to our 50th anniversary tournament," said Classic President John Foster. "We are excited about the courses in our 2009 rotation and we know they will offer excellent competitive conditions." [... more » ]
"For sure I want to play in the ADT Championship," said Shin, who is a member of the Korea Ladies Professional Association (KLPGA). "That’s really the championship for me, just a few players and different tournament rules." [... more » ]
"The course will be well suited to host an event of this caliber and present a great challenge to these talented players," said Jason Cherry, Director of Golf at Haig Point, talking about the renovated Signature Course. [... more » ]
This is Davis and Rollins second top-10 of the year.Davis uses the Srixon I-701 Tour irons, Srixon wedges and the Z-UR Series golf ball. Rollins plays Srixon irons, Srixon wedges and the Z-UR Series golf ball. [... more » ]
At the World Golf Championships, Perry performed very well in driving distances using the Zero Friction Performance Golf Tee. With drives of 302.5, 292.5, 320.0 and 303.5 yards, Perry had an average of 304.6. [... more » ]
FootJoy gloves continue to deliver the best in technology, innovation and comfort throughout the entire range. The new designs and re-engineered constructions make the new FootJoy glove line fit and perform better than ever. [... more » ]
“Working to develop our products with someone as respected and talented as Vijay Singh has been incredible,” said Jon Leven, CEO of NGP. “He is the ultimate symbol of what you can achieve." [... more » ]
The revisions are designed to restore the challenge of playing shots to the green from the rough by reducing backspin on those shots. The initial focus of the new rules will be competitions for skilled professionals. [... more » ]