Golf News for Tuesday, March 3, 2009
In this week's podcast, host Dave Berner talks to Kevin Ramsey, vice president of Golfplan, about high-end golf in Italy. Mike Bailey raves about golf in Mexico, calling the courses at Punta Mita "two of the most spectacular ... I've ever played." Also, noted instructor Chuck Evans says to go to the range without your driver! [... more » ]
"It's great to be back here in Newport Beach. That was a very important victory for me last year; it got me off to a great start to the season and it's always good to be a defending champion," said Langer. [... more » ]
"I really enjoyed playing in the HSBC Women's World Championships last year in Singapore," said Creamer. "The event was extremely well run, hospitality first class, the golf course was in great shape." [... more » ]
Legendary golf icon, World Golf Hall of Famer and all-star personality Lee Trevino is scheduled to share his unique and colorful golf and life experiences in his signature, enthusiastic style. [... more » ]
"The Kombi putter line delivers a wide range of specifications and options for players who prefer the advanced mallet design," said Scotty Cameron, Master Putter Designer, Titleist. [... more » ]
"At a time when golfers simply can't justify $500 drivers or expensive new iron sets, we know they still need accessories to maximize their performance on the course," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"The contractor completed the work in less than 16 weeks," said the project's golf course architect Nathan Crace. "And we didn't cut corners to do it. We had a great project team from the Air Force." [... more » ]
"ClubCorp is a world leader in the private golf club business, and their endorsement of our product only further validates our concept," said Rob O'Loughlin, president of Laser Link Golf. [... more » ]
"This partnership, although at the beginning stage, is quickly turning into a win-win situation for both Champ and Excel as well as retailers everywhere." said Champ President Harris MacNeill. [... more » ]
"Stacey adds a lot of energy and a well established network of quality brands," said John Bond, Vice President of Sales. "Jeff adds headwear-specific experience to our sales force." [... more » ]
ForeFront, a supplier of golf accessories, has also supported the effort of lobbying the International Olympic Committee with a Web site,, where individuals can cast their votes for golf. [... more » ]
Stay at the Renaissance hotel in Birmingham for the Davis Cup competition between the US and Switzerland and enjoy a variety of golf, romance and family packages available during the Davis Cup. [... more » ]
"We both want to sincerely thank readers of the Portland Business Journal and all of the loyal patrons of Langdon Farms Golf Club for honoring us," said Chris and Tom Maletis co-owners of Langdon Farms Golf Club. [... more » ]
"We are proud to support GCSAA and its members," said Brian Larson, R&R Products vice president. "R&R Products benefits from the recognition of being a GCSAA Silver Partner." [... more » ]
Beyond the expected luxury accommodations that you would expect at a Westin property, there’s a lot more to the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa here in Scottsdale, Ariz., than Heavenly Beds and massage treatments. [... more » ]
Okay golfers, here are a couple of ideas and tips to help you develop your pitching so you can birdie the par 5's and short par 4's and make par when you get in trouble off the tee. [... more » ]