Golf News for Thursday, February 19, 2009
Golfers seeking more than just a few hours on the course will find their own "slice" of heaven as Rosen Shingle Creek hotel and Shingle Creek Golf Club unveil two new golf, lodging, dining and spa packages. [... more » ]
"We pride ourselves in providing simplistic solutions," said Harris MacNeill, Champ President. "We know the online ball marker will make it much easier for golfers to see their line to the cup using this tool." [... more » ]
"Tropical weight Merino is lightweight, soft and regulates your body temperature," said Anne Ingham, VP of Design for Tehama. "We like to say that it is the best naturally occurring fiber on planet earth." [... more » ]
"These speakers have walked the walk and continue to do it today with top companies. This is an unprecedented chance to pick their brains face-to-face," said Jim Dunlap, Golf Inc. senior editor. [... more » ]
"We are very excited to see our sales increase in the current economic climate and I think it's testament to JJB's reputation in the golf market which as been built up over the past 10 years," said Lee Kenny of JJB Golf. [... more » ]
"The solid course provides an excellent foundation for membership growth that Billy Casper Golf will stimulate," said Peter Hill, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Billy Casper Golf. [... more » ]
"We look forward to forging a valuable relationship with Active International and its clients in the months and years to come," said Andy Batkin, CEO of the Company's ProLink Media division. [... more » ]
"The Scottish Challenge is a window of opportunity for aspiring professionals," said Paul Bush OBE, Chief Operating Officer at EventScotland. "We look forward to witnessing the talent which will emerge." [... more » ]
"Hal Sutton's vision of a world-class golf community has grown into a wonderful, family-oriented community with a broad base of amenities," said Ken Jowdy, owner of Legacy Properties, development partner. [... more » ]
"We've had a lot of fun in creating this sweepstakes, knowing golfers would love this challenge," said Don Sweeting, Pinehurst EVP of Golf Operations. "Golf's the great stress reliever, the best way to connect." [... more » ]
Golfers will be excited to play arguably Pete Dye's most spectacular inland design. This golf package includes an overnight stay at the historic West Baden Springs Hotel and two 18-hole rounds of golf. [... more » ]
"Barry's knowledge and expertise in this industry and northern Michigan will be a tremendous asset to our company," said Dave Richards, CEO of Resort & Golf Marketing. "Barry will be a perfect fit." [... more » ]
"Continuing education has become an absolute necessity for golf course superintendents," said Kuhns. A native of Ligonier, Pa., Kuhns graduated from Pennsylvania State University. [... more » ]
"There is no better way to help our children than by supporting the work being done by the Bogart Pediatric Cancer Research Program," said Ivan Axelrod, Chief Operating Officer of Provident Financial Management. [... more » ]
I can hit ANY shot on the range, or just about. And I can do so rather consistently. Why, dear golf gods, why in the name of all that’s birdie, can I not transfer that control and competence to the course? [... more » ]
You can have a front row seat to watch one of the top PGA Tour events March 12-15, when the Miami resort is offering a 15% discount on its tournament golf packages. Tiger is expected to play because he’ll need to be at Doral as a tune-up for Augusta National and the Masters. [... more » ]