Golf News for Monday, January 19, 2009
The PGA TOUR will return to the mainland and visit the desert for The 50th Bob Hope Classic hosted by Arnold Palmer in Palm Desert, Calif. GOLF CHANNEL's live coverage will take place Wednesday – Friday (Jan. 21 – 23) beginning at 2:30 p.m. ET starting with Golf Central Pre Game. [... more » ]
Led by local product and world No. 9 Anthony Kim and past champions Justin Leonard, Mike Weir, D.J. Trahan and Chad Campbell the pro field is set for the 50th Bob Hope Classic hosted by Arnold Palmer. [... more » ]
"Hole 17 at Palmer Private Course, with its amazing view, is among the most beautiful in all of golf," said Jeffrey W. Hayzlett, Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President, Eastman Kodak Company. [... more » ]
"Our grips offer many benefits over traditional rubber grips. Our grips are environmentally friendly, ultra light weight, and offer superior shock absorbing power," said Tower Chang, marketing director for Scuti Grips. [... more » ]
"We chose to partner with aboutGolf because it is the world's most progressive, technologically innovative indoor golf simulator company," said Tim Hawes, the PGA Tour's Senior VP, Retail Licensing. [... more » ]
"It's lighter than previous Heavy Putter models, but still has enough mass to promote consistency, which appeals to a wide variety of players," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"The market has been asking for a classic design from Evolve Golf and the Vireo-S3 represents the perfect intersection of tradition and technology," said B.J. Maloy, Evolve Golf Founder and CEO. [... more » ]
"Having U.S. Ryder Cup star Jim Furyk join our team of professional advisors makes a significant statement about the growth of this new market we have pioneered," said Richard Edmonson, CEO, SkyGolf. [... more » ]
"Golf creates a connection, a bond of friendship. It has helped me in building relationships within my firm and in dealing with clients," said McInerney, a partner with Ruskin Moscou Faltischek. [... more » ]
"Axion's products are superior to wood, steel and concrete in every important category," said York. "I am thrilled to join a company that represents the future of building materials for outdoor structures." [... more » ]
"His more than 11 years of experience in vast marketing arenas, makes him an asset to our golf bag, towel and accessories brands," said Rick Oleksyk, President and Chief Operating Officer, ForeFront. [... more » ]
"I am very happy to announce that Class A PGA Golf Professional Tony Emma is expanding our national after school golf enrichment programs through out Nevada," said James Pugliese, BGA Founder and President. [... more » ]
"If ever there was a year in which our charitable contributions could help, this is certainly the one. We are very pleased to be able to extend our helping hand a little further," said Classic President John Foster. [... more » ]
All funds raised through Driving 4 Life support ALS research efforts at ALS TDI (formerly the ALS Therapy Development Institute), a non-profit biotech located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. [... more » ]
The Tour Edge XCG-V Fairway Wood, latest in the line of cutting edge fairway woods developed by the Illinois-based company, has been selected as Product of the Month for January by the GolfTalk Live radio show. [... more » ]
Congrats to Las Vegas’ Adam Scott who tore it up in the final round at the Sony Open in Honolulu yesterday. His six-under-par 64 was good enough for a tie for second (with David Toms). [... more » ]