Golf News for Wednesday, April 29, 2009
"Our goal was to restore this beautiful, unique property back to its rightful place amongst the finest resorts in America," said Innisbrook's Managing Director Chuck Pomerantz. "The opening of the Indaba Spa creates a total package for travelers of all tastes and interests at a great value." [... more » ]
"It was a stab in the heart," William Thompson said after being eliminated. "All the preparation and practice that I put in prior to the show, I don’t feel like I gave it a good shot. I am looking forward to seeing what the rest of my life in professional golf will bring." [... more » ]
"Putting the Royal Ka'anapali Course on the same footing as other top-tier courses validates our recent $13 million renovation and repositioning," said Ed Kageyama, PGA General Manager of Ka'anapali. [... more » ]
"The course delivers a real sense of drama by contrasting natural features with bold design statements," said Player, regarded by many as the most successful international golfer of all time. [... more » ]
"It's been a long time," said Kelly. "But I'm putting better than I ever have and when you are making putts, it makes winning a whole lot easier." The victory at the Zurich Classic earned Kelly $1,134,000 [... more » ]
"We congratulate the winners on their victories and the runner-up on her strong finish. We are pleased that these professionals are using our shafts," said Mr. Tak Yamada, VP, corporate planning, Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"Weekend sweeps are always terrific as it proves that professional players, at every level, overwhelmingly choose our products," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. "Our cleat usage continues to get stronger." [... more » ]
"We are repeatedly told by retailers, PGA professionals, and golfers of all levels of play that we have the best spikes available," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of MacNeill Engineering/Champ. [... more » ]
"This player switched to the Heavy Putter over the weekend and immediately experienced the difference - including the huge putt he made on the first playoff hole," said Stephen Boccieri, CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"We welcome the upgrading of the HSBC Champions to a WGC event," said Zhang Xiaoning, Director of Multi-ball Sports Administration Center, Executive VP and Secretary General of China Golf Association. [... more » ]
"Our sponsorship of the Mission Hills Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship is vital to our goal of spreading the game throughout China," said Tenniel Chu, Executive Director, Mission Hills Golf Club. [... more » ]
The new Micro Cart folds 25% smaller and weighs 20% less than leading push carts. Weighing only 13 lbs. and folding down to 52 cubic inches, the name, Micro Cart, pretty well sums it up. [... more » ]
"The GCAA and Palmer Cup are very pleased to partner with Imperial Headwear as its official headwear provider," said Gregg Grost, CEO of the GCAA. "Imperial is a perfect fit with Arnold Palmer." [... more » ]
"With the all-new and innovative Project X site, True Temper can deliver product, technical and tour news at a real-time pace," said Lauren Carr, marketing communications coordinator for True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"We appreciate Glove It's support this year," said Cate Campbell, senior manager of marketing and operations, Rally for the Cure. "They have been a wonderful partner, the participants enjoy their product." [... more » ]