Golf News for Monday, September 15, 2008
Not surprisingly, NGF learned that the golf course and the people account for over half of golfers' enjoyment. Competition isn't for everyone. It accounted for only 3 percent of all core golfer enjoyment. [... more » ]
"The MP line of irons continues to evolve and to meet the demands of better players, many of who are looking for increased playability in their irons," said Dick Lyons, VP and General Manager, Mizuno USA Golf Division. [... more » ]
"Not only is FT-iQ the longest driver we've ever developed, it's also 35% straighter than FT-i, our previous benchmark for accuracy," said Jeff Colton, Senior Vice President, Research and Development, Callaway Golf. [... more » ]
"Juli is one of the best to ever play the game and is a true asset to any event she plays in," said Torrey Gane, Championship Director. "We know that Juli is a tremendous addition to our field." [... more » ]
"This is the last piece of 'business' for me before I bury myself mentally, physically and emotionally in the Ryder Cup. It's going to be a huge week," said European Ryder Cup team member Paul Casey. [... more » ]
"The new FootJoy outerwear and performance knit product range has been designed to allow the player to be comfortable in any weather condition," said Andy Jones, Vice President of Glove and Accessories Worldwide. [... more » ]
Designer David Shano's new collection of golf accessories for men are designed to add a touch of individuality to the great game of golf. The designs are classic and clean using only the finest natural materials, precious gems and .925 sterling silver. [... more » ]
"The Ryder Cup is golf's most prestigious international event and our association provides a highly visible and prestigious platform," said Gary Michel, president and CEO of Club Car. [... more » ]
"The dress Nicole wore during the U.S. Women's Open was a hit, " said Meme Snell, Ashworth Golf's Senior Designer of Women's Apparel. "Our goal is to keep Nicole looking amazing so she can focus on playing her best." [... more » ]
As a new proud sponsor of the Anaheim Ducks Hockey Club, Classic Foods is happy to help out in the 2008-2009 season opener event, by stocking the golf carts with the All Natural Kettle Classics potato chips. [... more » ]
"She has built a strong team and we look forward to Cindy's continued leadership as we drive innovation and growth throughout our global golf business," said Charlie Denson, Nike Brand President. [... more » ]
"The membership has increased since the renovation, which is just what we hoped would happen," said Tim Anderson, head superintendent. "The course plays great and the members are extremely happy." [... more » ]
"The continued increase in the number of members reaching this level demonstrates the dedication of our membership to advance and continuously improve their profession," said Paul Foley, GCBAA Executive Director. [... more » ]
Mother Nature seems eager to play it’s part this week. My theory is that the heavens are pissed he passed over Rocco Mediate for a captain’s pick and have chosen to turn his course upside down. [... more » ]
Buckeye fans should be giving USC coach Pete Carroll thanks tonight. Not because Carroll held the Trojans back in the fourth quarter in an attempt to not humiliate the Buckeyes even further. Because Carroll agreed to schedule this game against a clearly inferior opponent rather than pencil in somebody tough - like let’s say, San Jose State. [... more » ]
The company was named the top ladies apparel vendor for private and resort facilities and tied for top women's vendor in off-course golf facilities by the Association of Golf Merchandisers for a sixth consecutive year. [... more » ]