Golf News for Friday, January 30, 2009
"We are excited to continue providing the golf industry with a stable of cleats that are as dominant on Tour as any product category in the game today," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
Pat Perez becomes the first player to win with the New 2009 Pro V1x golf ball model, and the third straight Titleist golf ball loyalist to win through the first three events on the 2009 PGA Tour. [... more » ]
"We are very excited," said Don Brown, product development manager for Grafalloy. "The Grafalloy Blue is the first ultra-light shaft designed specifically for today's oversized drivers." [... more » ]
"We are very excited to launch Black Widow Tour 10 years after its namesake was born, and on the 15-year anniversary of the Softspikes phenomenon," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"The development process for each of these balls was inspired by the testing we conducted with our Nike athletes on the PGA Tour," said Rock Ishii, Nike's Product Development Director of golf balls. [... more » ]
"While our association with professional golf has been brief, it has certainly been a highlight for our owners, members, guests and employees," said Robert Gidel, president of Ginn Development Company. [... more » ]
"We have a longstanding commitment to supporting the game of golf at all levels, and this agreement is further testament to that," said Ken Graham, Director of UK Sales & European Marketing for Titleist. [... more » ]
"We are delighted to establish this partnership," said Northern Trust Open Tournament Director Tom Pulchinski. "Mercedes-Benz has a wonderful reputation for building outstanding motor vehicles." [... more » ]
"I was driving the ball exceptionally well that week," said Langer, winner of the '08 Toshiba Classic. "I never made any huge mistakes. I played really good golf tee-to-green and holed a few putts here and there." [... more » ]
"I took a step up last year in converting more of my high finishes into wins and I want to build on that in 2009, particularly in the top-tier events like the HSBC Women's Champions," said Paula Creamer. [... more » ]
"The Canadian Rockies' resorts and golf courses offer a large selection of rates and experiences - something for everyone," said Gordon Schultz, spokesman for a consortium of properties. [... more » ]
Haggin Oaks Golf Super Shop in Sacramento and Carl's Golfland in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. have proudly appeared on the list all 24 years of the list's existence. Eleven shops are on the list for the first time. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to acknowledge the company's professionalism and we continue to expand the use of their service on our other properties," said Elcio Silvia, Director of Business Operations, Escalante Golf. [... more » ]
"We are happy that the tour has named our foundation as the official charity," said John Feinstein, best-selling author and Chairman of the Bruce Edwards Foundation's Board of Directors. [... more » ]
ORLANDO – It’s a tie when it comes to the new irons between Callaway’s X 22 and Cleveland Golf‘s CG7 (both classic cavity-backed designs). I’m not sure how to break this deadlock, but the Project X shaft might give Callaway the edge ... [... more » ]
Here’s the million dollar question: Does Michelle Wie breakthrough in 2009 and win her first LPGA event? I say….NO. Hate to be a hater, but here’s why ... [... more » ]