Golf News for Monday, March 9, 2009
The Playboy Golf Finals promises to bring together celebrities, professional athletes, golfers, Girls of Playboy Golf and Playboy Playmates for three days full of golf and parties later this month. [... more » ]
After enduring through a series of intense and exhausting workouts, Charles Barkley will return for a second day of training and instruction on The Haney Project, Monday (March 9) at 9 p.m. ET. And, Tiger Woods will compete in his first stroke play event in 2009 at the WGC-CA Championship, with the opening rounds airing on GOLF CHANNEL Thursday - Friday (March 12-13) at 2 p.m. ET. [... more » ]
"The Bayonet at Puppy Creek will endure the test of time because the 18 holes were designed under a basic, traditional concept with all the holes completely different," said Willard Byrd, course architect. [... more » ]
Keith Hills and King's Grant have teamed with nearby Anderson Creek Club to offer the Spring Fever Package, featuring golf at all three golf courses, plus two night accommodations at the Baymont Inn & Suites. [... more » ]
"The R9 is among the year's most anticipated introductions and we are pleased to be one of the first to offer Canadian golfers this leading-edge product," said Stephen Bebis, President and CEO. [... more » ]
"We are looking forward to being able from this year on to be able to provide for more consistent putting surfaces while reducing use of water and other inputs" said Dave Downing, CGCS of Signature Golf Group. [... more » ]
"The Links at Bodega Harbour is one of my early works that has been updated and refreshed in keeping with modern golf values," said award-winning golf course architect, Robert Trent Jones, Jr. [... more » ]
"The Luggage Club's current trend is towards simplicity in design, functionality and overall content substance," said Todd Kempinger, Chief Executive Officer of The Luggage Club. [... more » ]
"Worldwide visitors to the FlightScope Web site will find a wealth of facts and explanations about how FlightScope can enrich their professional and personal golf performance," said Henri Johnson, CEO of EDH, maker of FlightScope. [... more » ]
KemperSports has NGF's Voice-of-Customer Operating Manual on the ground at Harding Park, host of the 2009 Presidents Cup, and Chambers Bay, host of the 2010 U.S. Amateur and 2015 U.S. Open. [... more » ]
"With my experience on the PGA Tour and as a PGA of America Golf Professional and Instructor, I wanted to pass this knowledge on to our son and anybody else who may be interested," said Lewis. [... more » ]
I've released of my 60-page ebook, "The New Rules of Golf Instruction," which is available for free download at The ebook features the nine areas where traditional (Old Rules) golf instruction has failed and introduces the “New Rules,” a modern set of ideas and standards for golfers and instructors. [... more » ]
If you didn’t catch Jimmy Robert’s report on Erik Compton during the final round of the Honda Classic this week, you missed one of the best three or four minutes of NBC’s tournament coverage and one of the most inspirational in recent memory. [... more » ]
"We are proud to support the Birdies for Babies program and hope that all tournament birdie records are broken this year," said Scott Wellington, Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented by MasterCard tournament director. [... more » ]
"It is designed to help women who are first time applicants or returning to school to complete their degree," said Margaret Downey, president of the Executive Women's Golf Association Foundation. [... more » ]
"We couldn't be more proud of helping Cal State Fullerton build a golf program. We are pleased and honored that the Toshiba Classic would make this kind of gesture," said Paul Folino, executive chairman of Emulex. [... more » ]