Golf News for Monday, October 26, 2009
"Bob Hope was one of the pioneers that had a lot to do with the entertainment industry supporting golf," said golfing legend Arnold Palmer, the only five-time winner of the Bob Hope Classic. [... more » ]
PGA Tour Professional J.B. Holmes will participate in a three-part Kodak Challenge with the 10 remaining contestants in the series. They will compete in the popular Glass Break Challenge, a Beat the Pro Challenge and a Putting Challenge. [... more » ]
"These gifts can be anything from apparel to accessories to the latest golf gadgets or trend setting sunglasses, gloves or even clubs," said Kristi Karst Gomen, Senior Editor of Golf Fitness Magazine. [... more » ]
Kenny Perry, Nick Price, Fred Funk, Boo Weekley, J.B. Holmes, Brandt Snedeker, Hunter Mahan also set for annual shotmaking competition with the new "Reverse Scramble" format to culminate. [... more » ]
"The PGA Merchandise Show continues to evolve in a positive direction by shifting the show's emphasis to a more educational platform for its membership," said Jerry Bellis, President, Titleist Golf Balls Worldwide. [... more » ]
"Literally hundreds of artifacts and some of the most amazing, rare photographs help tell their accomplished life stories which have brought them into the Hall of Fame," said Jack Peter, COO of the World Golf Hall of Fame. [... more » ]
"I believe we've done a great job designing a longer and straighter golf ball for a wide range of swing speeds at a mid-tier price," said Rock Ishii, Director of Product Development for Nike Golf balls. "CRUSH is a natural fit for those who love the game and want to continue to evolve as better golfers." [... more » ]
"We're very excited about our entire 2010 Sunice Outerwear Collection, which features more technological advancements than any product line in our history," said Mark Fletcher, president of Sunice. [... more » ]
Today, the 25th, the anniversary of his death, I sit less than 24 hours away from another birthday. Assuming I survive the night, I will have completed two more years than Payne did. I will have had more time with our children, with my wife, than Payne did. And, thanks to Pam Clark, I will finally lay to rest this burden, this jealousy, this flaw. [... more » ]
The Golf Book celebrates the wonderful history of the game, starting with a picture of the Spaulding ball Bobby Jones used to win the Grand Slam in 1930. I like that the book doesn’t focus on one aspect of golf. It brings everything about the game to life, from equipment to the players to the courses. [... more » ]