Golf News for Thursday, April 30, 2009
"The site was redesigned to better portray the Island and the community, as well as to provide more interactive tools to help current and prospective residents," said Ted Bartlett, general manager of Dataw Island. "The end result is something we feel that everyone associated with Dataw can certainly be proud." [... more » ]
"Last year we hosted the Dave Pelz Scoring Game Schools for the first time and they were very successful and generated very positive responses," said Dave Harner, Director of Golf at French Lick Resort. [... more » ]
"Longaberger Golf Club is a design masterpiece that not only compares to the finest courses in the country, but also is extremely player-friendly," said Joseph Livingood, Senior VP of Billy Casper Golf. [... more » ]
"It is truly an honor to be named one of the 'Best of the Best' golf communities in America," said Dick Foster, developer of Bay Creek. "This award reflects our reputation for uncompromising quality." [... more » ]
"Congratulations to the entire team at Somerby for being honored once again by Golf Digest," said Orrin Vincent, C.E.O and founder of OB Sports (the management company of Somerby). [... more » ]
"It affords a custom fitter or an individual the ability optimize the overall dead weight and swing weight of the putter to best suit the individual's feel," said Blair Philip, director of design, Yes! Golf. [... more » ]
"This was a great week at the Zurich Classic. Charlie and Jason have been working hard on their games and their fitness and this dedication is paying off," said Ken Pierce, President of GolfGym. [... more » ]
"What we all need, of course, is strong support so we will be looking for the fans to get behind us by booking their place now to witness another thrilling chapter in this match," said Colin Montgomerie. [... more » ]
"It felt great to win last year as it meant I'd won three BMW events - the BMW Asian Open and the BMW International Open in 2004 and then the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth," said Jiménez. [... more » ]
The hour-long special features a team of acclaimed PGA of America teaching professionals. Narrated by CBS Sports golf commentator Bill Macatee, the program was filmed on location. [... more » ]
"I have searched the market to find the hottest women's golf fashions that will make PinksandGreens shoppers feel confident and fashionable," said Allison Dorst, founder, PinksandGreens.com. [... more » ]
"We never expected to get this kind of participation," said William Carey, Executive Vice President of Dixon Golf. "The main goal of this initiative was to encourage golfers to be environmentally conscious." [... more » ]
The "Make a Choice, Make a Difference" campaign is designed in helping to create a public awareness of the American Spirit and to help raise funds for the AJGA / Ace Grant organization, among others. [... more » ]
"While many women will enjoy this sporty social event, it's through their involvement that funds are raised to support similar outings," said shared event organizer Kate Grissom with Rolling Hills Casino Resort. [... more » ]
Former PGA Tour commissioner Deane Beman has designed a golf instructional program that will give students all the tools necessary to shoot in the 90s within six months. [... more » ]
Width is the distance from the sternum to the grip end of the club. When this distance is maintained throughout the swing, it is the radius of the swing circle. To have a picture in your mind of a circular swing is helpful and leads to consistency. I explain it more in depth in this video. [... more » ]