Golf News for Wednesday, February 4, 2009
"We are excited to announce our 2009 packages," said Kevin McCormick, National Golf Sales Manager for the Radisson. "The Radisson provides exclusive resort packages to players coming to town to enjoy award winning desert golf, casino action and dining." [... more » ]
The Courtyard San Jose Cupertino offers guests relaxing accommodations while golfing in San Jose. After golfing in San Jose guests can visit any of the various surrounding attractions. [... more » ]
"Continuing to win the woods and hybrids shaft manufacturer counts demonstrates the superior performance of Aldila's new innovative shaft with stabilized core technology," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
Kenny Perry at the FBR Open and Rory McIlroy at the Dubai Desert Classic both won with Titleist. Perry's win marks the fourth straight by a Titleist player to start the 2009 PGA Tour season. [... more » ]
"With the recent launch of our new Black Widow Tour cleat, and its pending debut on the PGA Tour, we expect our weekly leaderboard domination to go to an even higher level," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"We are excited to be part of the Kodak Challenge and thrilled that Hole #14 at Buick Invitational at Torrey Pines South Course was selected as among the most beautiful," said Tournament Director Tom Wilson. [... more » ]
The 2009 educational sessions focus on club marketing and finances, retirement planning, food and beverage profits, strategic planning and the current economy's effect on the club industry. [... more » ]
"These lists are put together by some of the most knowledgeable and experienced golfers in the country," said Oral Lambert, CEO of Bay Creek Resort & Club. "It's an honor to be recognized." [... more » ]
"The very fact that a University-funded golf course tucked away in north Mississippi finished third out of that group is exciting," said Nathan Crace, the principal at Watermark Golf/Nathan Crace Design. [... more » ]
"Alpha drivers are superbly designed and the technology is the best I've ever found for my game. I am excited to be working with this innovative company and am looking forward to another winning year!" said Fergus. [... more » ]
"Through this program, we will be able to significantly increase interest and participation in golf by adults around the country," said Steve Mona, Chairman of World Golf Foundation. [... more » ]
"With more than 2,500 facilities regularly reporting figures, there's no better source of rounds and revenue data from which facilities can benchmark their performance," said Mike Hughes, CEO of the NGCOA. [... more » ]
"There are thousands of patriots who joined us for this great cause in 2008," said Maj. Dan Rooney, originator of Patriot Golf Day. "I look forward to another great year in 2009 and know that the wingmen will grow." [... more » ]
"One of the ways we aspire to serve the communities in which we play is by running Pro-Am tournaments to raise funds for charities," said Charlie Yandel, Executive Director of Gateway Tour. [... more » ]
Why is it that whenever you go for a golf lesson, almost every Instructor has a different grip they like to see on all the Golfers they work with? Yet, while most Instructors are saying that the grip is the most important aspect of the golf swing – how can that be the case when there are so many different grips being used on the PGA Tour? [... more » ]
The folks who brought you the easy-to-understand, illustrated “Golf Rules Quick Reference” now have an electronic version that you can load on your iPhone. It’s not like we’re ever going to win the battle against cell phones on the course anyway, so we might as well take advantage of them. [... more » ]
"Golf courses are economic, environmental and recreational assets to local communities. Communities derive direct value from the water applied to golf courses," said Greg Lyman of the GCSAA. [... more » ]