Golf News for Friday, September 12, 2008
Podcast host Dave Berner talks to TravelGolf.com's Brandon Tucker about the site's new series on college football and golf. Noted instructor Michael Breed on GOLF Magazine's new book, "How to Hit Every Shot." Also: We hear from top LPGA instructor Beverly Ferguson. [... more » ]
"I am completely thrilled to be invited to play in the Turning Stone Resort Championship," stated Joey Sindelar. "It's awesome that the leading tournament of the PGA TOUR's Fall Series is held in Central New York and that I can compete in front of the people who cheered me on my whole career." [... more » ]
LG Skins Game two-time defending champion Stephen Ames, three-time major champion Phil Mickelson, five-time PGA Tour winner K.J. Choi and U.S. Open runner-up Rocco Mediate will form the field. [... more » ]
Drama unfolded throughout the final day of the Championship. Japan demonstrated their class by winning the men's team event. Spain jumped two places into the silver medal position ahead of Great Britain. [... more » ]
"We are delighted to extend our partnership with Rolex as Official Partner of The Ryder Cup. Rolex provides an essential service at The Ryder Cup," said Richard Hills, European Ryder Cup Director. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to become the first golf course in the Caribbean to be awarded this prestigious certification," said Steve Williams, Golf Course Superintendent, Royal St. Kitts Golf Club. [... more » ]
Hickey Freeman will wardrobe the US Ryder Cup players in tailored clothing and neckwear for the opening and closing ceremonies.Hart Schaffner Marx will provide navy blue worsted wool blazers for the rules officials. [... more » ]
Michael Toschi's GD series targets luxury golf resorts, country clubs, pro shops and upscale boutiques. Retail prices for the GD series start at $475. The GD series is hand made in Italy. [... more » ]
Recreational and competitive golfers alike will relate to Fuller's depiction of the game and his comical take on the sport. Even the hype architects and developers use when describing a new golf course gets covered. [... more » ]
The 190-room resort will be designed to offer its guests a true experience capturing the essence of Marrakech. A new golf course will be developed adjacent to the hotel. The Marrakech Royal Golf Club is nearby. [... more » ]
"We are excited about the quality of presenters slated for the conference," said California Golf Course Superintendents Association President Kevin Breen, CGCS. "Featured speakers will discuss a variety of topics." [... more » ]
"This is a wonderful opportunity for women of all ages to experience the game of golf in an exciting and fun environment from the experts in the game," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
"While our objective is to introduce golf to as many youngsters as possible as a lifetime sport, you never know we might get lucky and find someone who has the potential to become a superstar," said Hilton. [... more » ]
Golf Digest named Granat one of America's Top Ten Mental Gurus. He has lectured on peak performance at Fortune 500 corporations including Hyatt, Schering Plough and Paine Webber. [... more » ]
"The ClubCorp Charity Classic and the ClubCorp team are making the most significant difference in our quest for a cure for ALS," said Augie Nieto, MDA's national vice president and chief inspiration officer. [... more » ]