Golf News for Wednesday, February 25, 2009
"This ad celebrates a significant moment in sport with Tiger's return, but it also frames the winning successes that our Nike Golf athletes enjoyed in 2008," said Cindy Davis, President of Nike Golf. [... more » ]
"We designed the 3 wood to be the largest in volume in the set then the 5 and 7 woods are gradually scaled down to provide more than enough forgiveness," said Jeff Summitt, Technical Director, Hireko Golf. [... more » ]
Loren Roberts, who relied upon the Pro V1 golf ball, closed with a 4-under 68 to finish the ACE Group Classic at 7-under 209, one shot clear of second-round leader and Pro V1x loyalist, Gene Jones. [... more » ]
"As the cleat count numbers continue to exceed our expectations, we are very happy that Black Widow Tour is starting to appear on the leaderboard at PGA Tour events," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"Project X shafts are well-known for delivering unparalleled performance and shot-making accuracy, and we're very excited the champion won with Project X," said Scott Hennessy, CEO of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
The Launcher Driver Ultralite Edition has been designed to give more distance for slower swingspeed players, while still possessing the attributes of the standard Launcher driver. [... more » ]
Designed by Paul Albanese, Sweetgrass stretches 7,300 yards from the tips, challenging the top golfers from the back tees, while four forward boxes accommodate all levels of play. [... more » ]
"Our goal when we created the HSBC Champions "brand" was to bring world-class golf to Asia. No one can doubt that we have achieved that now," said HSBC's Group Head of Sponsorship Giles Morgan. [... more » ]
"I am delighted to be returning to the Toshiba Classic and always enjoy visiting the Newport Beach area in Southern California," said Player. This will mark Player's seventh appearance at the Toshiba Classic. [... more » ]
"I'd like to make the cut," said Wilson, of Ocean Springs, Miss., a gas station owner who is married to wife Shelly with a son, Gavin, "and ultimately finish in the top 16 so I can go back next year." [... more » ]
"Wells Fargo takes great pride in providing this unique opportunity for Orange County children," said Duane Allen, Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo Wealth Management Group. [... more » ]
"I'm extremely excited to be part of the Cleveland team," said Hicks. "Cleveland's product line is superb - I have tremendous confidence in Cleveland's technology and really look forward to a great season." [... more » ]
With confidence in their product quality and their game plan in place, the company is working to assemble a team of experienced and passionate professionals to help support their growth. [... more » ]
"At Chateau Des Vigiers, we realise the importance of supplying a superb product at a great price and this offer enables us to do just that," said Bernard Pétine, managing director of Chateau des Vigiers. [... more » ]
Just got the new TaylorMade R9 Driver late Tuesday, and dude, it is a hot piece of machinery! Don’t bother running down to your local golf shop to get it, either. It won’t be in stores for at least a couple weeks, or as TaylorMade so succinctly put in their promo material, "3.06.09." [... more » ]
What a great day it is. It’s the first day of exhibition games for major league baseball teams, and Tiger Woods is back in action. Later this week, I’ll be taking in an Indians-Athletics exhibition game at Phoenix Municipal Stadium. But first, there’s golf. [... more » ]