Golf News for Tuesday, February 3, 2009
"We selected KemperSports to manage Valencia Country Club because they have a well-documented track record of maintaining and improving the member experience," said CNL Managing Director, Rudy Anderson. [... more » ]
"Both UST and Mamiya-OP brands are widely recognized in their respective markets, but now will become more global in nature," said Satoru Suzuki, president and chief executive officer for UST Mamiya. [... more » ]
"Accessories are definitely easier to sell in a bad economy than high-ticket drivers and expensive putters," said Inventor/President Jim Light, president and founder of Pro Line Sports. [... more » ]
"Now, we've developed a simple, low-cost solution to making golf grips look and feel like new, while performing at the high-level of today's premier golf grips," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"I am very pleased to have Don on board as our President," said Annika Sorenstam, Hall of Fame golfer and philanthropist. "We have only scratched the surface in terms of our outreach." [... more » ]
"It was a great championship. It was a great golf course. It's exciting…. And the food was good. Everything was very well set up. For the first year it was very, very good," said Inbee of last year's event. [... more » ]
"I am really looking forward to playing The Senior Open Championship but as for winning this year, a win in any tournament would be a fantastic achievement," said Harwood, who has been on sabbatical. [... more » ]
"Vincent is a terrific recipient for this opportunity," said Rick Waddell, president and CEO of Northern Trust. "His achievements both on and off the golf course speak to his skill, determination and potential." [... more » ]
The raucous fans surrounding "the coliseum" enjoyed a memorable moment on the Kodak Challenge and were perhaps at their loudest when local favorite Ted Purdy stuck his tee shot to 9 inches. [... more » ]
"On behalf of the Federation, I am delighted to welcome BMW and thank them for their commitment to Italian golf and The European Tour," said Franco Chimenti, President of the Italian Golf Federation. [... more » ]
"The support of Lärabar will provide opportunities that impact the health and nutrition of young men and women in a positive way," said Jason Etzen, AJGA executive vice president of corporate partnerships. [... more » ]
"I am grateful for both awards and being recognized by my peers for not only the work I've been doing, but the fact that TGA has found the right formula to help grow the game," said Knobloch. [... more » ]
Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., the 18-hole Prince Course is the only course in the State of Hawaii to be recognized on Golf Digest's 2007-2008 list of America's "Top 100 Greatest Courses." [... more » ]
After losing in two playoffs last year, Northern Ireland's 19-year-old phenom Rory McIlroy gut-wrenchingly squeaked out his first professional win on the European Tour in Dubai. [... more » ]
Phil Mickelson had no excuses after missing the cut at the FBR Open over the weekend. But not only did he miss the cut, he appeared to be in self-denial as well. Listen to the podcast. [... more » ]