Golf News for Tuesday, September 2, 2008
"It is a great honor," says Matt Payne, Head Professional at Victoria Hills. "The recognition is a testament to Ron Garl's outstanding course design as well as the commitment of our staff to making Victoria Hills a first-class golf experience." [... more » ]
Linda Hipp, principal designer and founder: "Our core philosophy is to offer women comfortable, attractive clothing for all their pursuits, which is embodied by our stylish silhouettes for the Active, Leisure and Tennis markets." [... more » ]
National Golf Foundation provides its GSP clients with actionable customer intelligence that helps them compete more successfully. More than 400 course operators have used survey results and data to help build golfer loyalty, increase revenues, grow market share and improve marketing efficiency. [... more » ]
Confident Golf and partner launched the putting training aid THE ANSWER™ at the 2008 PGA Fall Expo in Las Vegas. THE ANSWER™ is the industry's only geometrically correct on-plane putting learning tool that helps all golfers practice the perfect putting stroke. [... more » ]
Singh topped a leaderboard that included three Titleist players among the top three and ties. He finished five shots clear of overnight leader Mike Weir, who closed with an even par 71. [... more » ]
"The Tour Evolutions are the 'ultimate set'," said Jennifer King, KZG President. "We did a preliminary launch only a few weeks ago and already the Tour Evolutions are being played on tour and without endorsement payments." [... more » ]
In his quest to win the FedEx Cup and finish an historic year, Padraig Harrington cited increased ball speed and increased distance as reasons in making the switch to the new Wilson Staff Smooth. [... more » ]
"The new SeeMore SB1 produces a great roll and offers a solid, responsive feel and enhanced feedback with its aluminum head," said Jim Grundberg, managing partner and co-owner of SeeMore. [... more » ]
"Eidolon can back our wedges with this bold Satisfaction Guarantee because we know every golfer who buys one will love it, and probably come back," said Terry Koehler, President and Founder of Eidolon Golf. [... more » ]
"We are excited that The European Team will be wearing Glenmuir again at this year's Ryder Cup and are delighted that our association with The European Team will continue," said Andy Bough, Marketing Director. [... more » ]
"The unveiling of this golf course marks a milestone in the evolution of the Newport Beach and Golf community," said Craig Millard, one of the developers of the 1,800-acre resort community on Texas' Mustang Island. [... more » ]
"I am very excited to win the 2008 PGA Tour Superstore World Amateur Handicap Championship," said Morton. "I had a great week in Myrtle Beach and I would like to thank the World Am staff." [... more » ]
"I'm pleased with the way I played all week. I just told myself to stick to my game plan and to see if I could get a few of those putts to drop," said Dearinger who lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. [... more » ]
"I knew I had to be aggressive off the tee because of what Pontus did on 17," said Beck, who lives in Virginia Beach, Va. "I knew I couldn't let it get to me. I just tried to play straight. It all worked out." [... more » ]
Scavino was promoted by Donald J. Trump, to Executive Vice President and General Manager of his New York based golf club, due to the overwhelming success the club has accomplished under his leadership. [... more » ]
"Jimmy truly understands the complexities of the golf apparel market, and we are looking forward to him using his extensive industry knowledge," said Harris Hester, CEO Forsyth Holdings, parent company of Page & Tuttle. [... more » ]
Vijay Singh is battling tendonitis even as he racks up wins - three in five weeks now. The ailment's actually made him cut back on his usual endless hours on the practice range. It turns out the forced break is very good for his game and bank account. [... more » ]
"The respective rankings of the Olazabal and Faldo Courses are welcomed affirmations of the significant inroads Mission Hills is making for golf in China," said Dr. David Chu, Chairman, Mission Hills Group. [... more » ]