Golf News for Thursday, March 12, 2009
"Developing this fragrance with SA Fragrances has been an exciting new adventure," said legendary golfer Annika Sorenstam. "I'm pleased to give golf fans a sneak peek and see their reaction." [... more » ]
"PGA Professionals, members and guests at these influential facilities are truly embracing the enhanced practice experience our patented technology provides," said Jon Leven, CEO of National Golf Products. [... more » ]
"Each week, the numbers speak for themselves and are backed by our Softspikes-arsenal, including the new Black Widow Tour self-adjusting golf cleat," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"True Temper shaft technology has provided unparallelled performance benefits for decades and we are very proud to consistently deliver winning results," said Scott Hennessy, president of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
The winner of the Nationwide Tour's HSBC New Zealand PGA Championship won using a Yes! Tracy II putter. Along with the winner, a record-high 23 other players on the Nationwide Tour used a Yes! putter. [... more » ]
"The Cobra Baffler has been the best-selling utility on the market since March of 2006, providing players with unmatched performance from a variety of lies," said Brian Zender, General Manager of Cobra Golf. [... more » ]
"We are excited to become the first Dominican course to trial the ProLink GPS system and offer it to our golfing guests" says Constantino Marranzini, Metro Country Club, Chief Operating Officer. [... more » ]
Season tickets to see Padraig Harrington and many of the world's best players in action for four days over the classic links layout at Baltray, County Louth, are available at a 30 per cent discount. [... more » ]
"UBS is extremely proud of the central role it has played in establishing the Hong Kong Open as one of the most prestigious championships in Asian golf," said Rory Tapner, CEO of UBS in Asia Pacific. [... more » ]
"The input, passion and professionalism of Suzy [Whaley], Nancy [Lopez] and Donna [Richardson Joyner] should resonate with women of all ages," said Anne Lyndrup, leader of the Women's Golf Month organizers. [... more » ]
"Jim's vast knowledge of the soft goods business combined with his solid reputation and focus on service will be a great asset to our accounts in helping them grow," said Jeff Waller, national sales director for Ahead. [... more » ]
"Further accelerating already strong sell-through at retail, the new campaign creates a sense of urgency for golfers to try the Mid-Weight Series," says Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"Historically golf has become a major part of the fabric of this country through high times and low. Many clubs are sitting tight, trying to weather the storm," said McNeil, principal architect of Northeast Golf Company. [... more » ]
"We are always looking at ways to increase business volumes to Le Touessrok Golf Course and the National County Card program is the perfect vehicle," said David Marsh, GM at Le Touessrok Golf Course. [... more » ]
It’s always fun to discover the “next big thing” before it actually explodes into the public spotlight. The problem was “the next big thing” didn’t look like the next big thing while I was snooping around for it. [... more » ]
Myrtle Beach is the greatest golf destination in the history of the planet. Now that we’ve established that as an unassailable fact, we can move on. Because somehow, golf in Myrtle Beach has recently gotten even better. Because the Grand Strand now has fewer hyenas. [... more » ]