Golf News for Monday, February 23, 2009
Hosted by renowned golf instructor Michael Breed, the network’s fast-paced half-hour instruction show will air a special "Tiger Woods edition," welcoming special guest Charles Barkley via telephone. Barkley will discuss with Breed Woods’ return and what viewers can expect to see when Hank Haney attempts to fix his golf swing on GOLF CHANNEL's newest series, The Haney Project, premiering March 2 at 9 p.m. ET. [... more » ]
"FlightScope technology has been utilized to test clubs during the design process in a number of cases in the past, but now our new FlightScope Putting Eagle system allows for the testing of putters, also," said Henri Johnson, CEO of EDH, maker of FlightScope. [... more » ]
"We're thrilled with the success of the Motore series, and particularly with the increase in Motore F1 in play in drivers," said Mike Sposa, Fujikura Tour Representative and former PGA Tour pro. [... more » ]
"Putters are such a personal preference for golfers and by giving them hosel options, golfers can truly customize their putter and maximize their results," said Francis Ricci, president of Yes! Golf. [... more » ]
"Reaction to GPSI products, services, recent affiliations and alliances has been exhilarating. The industry, golf business people and the media have inundated us," said Kevin Carpenter, VP of GPS Industries. [... more » ]
"Asia's best amateur golfer will now annually walk Augusta's hallowed fairways, building on the Masters' esteemed tradition of amateur involvement," said Dr. David Chu, Chairman of Mission Hills Group. [... more » ]
"The EA Sports game was designed as a game, not as a simulator. Now, our customers will enjoy playing the world's best golf courses in an immersive simulation environment," said Russell Edens, president of Dancin' Dogg Golf. [... more » ]
"We are excited to offer our golfing guests the use of ProLink GPS, which makes their experience at Montenmedio even more enjoyable," said Antonio Blázquez, President Dehesa Montenmedio Golf & Country Club. [... more » ]
The USJGA will encompass a total golf game and academic education with supervised practice and improvement initiatives. The Academy offers instruction, practice, academics and more. [... more » ]
Every golfer deserves the right to a great wedge game...right?! Well we sure think so...and that's why we decided to start the "Golf Club Stimulus Package...That Doesn't Suck Contest". [... more » ]
"The key ingredient that we provide is a "Game Plan" for success. In doing so we empower the player to absorb, apply and even correct themselves when things my go awry." said Randy Sparks, Director of Operations. [... more » ]
Steve Gribin of ESPN Radio calls the One-On-One Appointment Show "the best thing I have attended in my 20-plus years in the go industry." French Lick Resort will host the May 17-21 gathering of media and business leaders. [... more » ]
"We are proud to have Aruba Sport as the official sunglass provider of the Duramed Futures Tour," said Nancy Henderson, COO of the Duramed Futures Tour. "We appreciate their commitment." [... more » ]
"My sponsors become partners in my quest to play on the PGA Tour, and I enjoy making personal appearances to meet people and to share my journey," said Phil Bundy, professional golfer. [... more » ]
"We are excited and honored to introduce golf to the island of Roatan and in turn, Roatan and Pristine Bay to the golfing world," said Mario Toriello, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Pristine Bay Resort. [... more » ]
After playing golf at Bay Hill a second time last week, consider me a born-again fan. The finishing run rivals the Stadium course at TPC Sawgrass as Florida’s best PGA Tour finish. Expect more fireworks at the 2009 Invitational, especially if Woods is able to defend his title March 23-29. [... more » ]