Golf News for Monday, September 8, 2008
"Prague is a very good place for me after also winning on The European Tour so hopefully we can continue to come here for a number of years to come," said Langer, whose brother was running the tournament. [... more » ]
"Comfort and performance are about more than features and benefits, they are a fundamental part of the Ecco philosophy," said Michael Waack, Head of Global Golf at Ecco, the Danish shoemaker. [... more » ]
"Our retailers are enjoying great sell-through volume with our products as evidenced by our increased orders written at this year's show," said Jane Spicer, president of Daphne's Headcovers. [... more » ]
"We're thrilled to announce our licensing agreement with the National Football League. MyJoys is the perfect way to show support for you favorite NFL Team" said Michael Lowe, Sr. Interactive Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
"We know the competitors will love the styles and variety of the apparel we have supplied them. It's a great opportunity," said Chris Demirjian, Ashworth Inc.'s Director of Sports Marketing. [... more » ]
A new survey of industry professionals by Golf Inc. magazine shows that the people who make their living in the golf business are hopeful about what's ahead for the remainder of 2008 and into 2009. [... more » ]
National Golf Foundation welcomes Windmill Lakes Golf Club as a new client of NGF's best-in-class Golfer Survey Program. Windmill Lakes was awarded four stars (outstanding) by Golf Digest's Places to Play. [... more » ]
The PGA of America grew from a meeting held on April 10, 1916, in the Hotel Martinique's boardroom forming what is today, the world's largest working sports organization. [... more » ]
"We wanted our website to convey the same welcoming experience that women can expect when they join the EWGA," said Pam Swensen, Chief Executive Officer of the Executive Women's Golf Association. [... more » ]
Golf Fusion's "Next Generation" website is the industry's only system to possess applications that drive a course's profit centers: Events, Tee Time Sales, Membership, Instruction, Junior Programs and Leagues. [... more » ]
"In addition to the elementary schools in Westchester County, I am looking at special needs schools as I have a good background in social work," said Sullivan, who carries an impressive one-handicap. [... more » ]
"I can't believe it. I tried Explanar, did good and now I'll be spending two days with the World's best coach. That's awesome. I can't wait," said St. Claire who the promotion at the World Amateur Championships. [... more » ]
"To be recognized on this list by such an influential magazine is an honor for this comparatively young course," says Steve Keating, General Manager of The Golf Club at Oxford Greens. [... more » ]
"The PGA of America and Jack Nicklaus are proud to be able to extend Nicklaus/PGA Teaching Grants to new audiences throughout this country," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
Based on current form, the U.S. team will need to find a couple of very strong pairings if they are to have a serious chance of winning. There are actually a handful of guys playing very well right now. But as Tiger Woods can attest, fourballs and foursomes make even the very best golfers quite vulnerable. [... more » ]
If Bivens had come out initially and said those players who don’t learn English will be fined, she would have been hooted down like she was. Now, she gets what she wanted all along and people – at least those not as perceptive as you and I – will see her as a reasonable, compromising person. [... more » ]