Golf News for Monday, June 22, 2009
"This puts our clubhouse, pro shop, staff and offerings in the elite category," said Tom Davidson, Director of Golf at Circling Raven Golf Club. "There are 10 pro shops in consideration nationwide and all finalists have outstanding operations." [... more » ]
Paul Casey's exquisite bunker shot at the 72nd hole of the BMW PGA Championship has resulted in the World Number Three winning The European Tour Shot of the Month for May. [... more » ]
"His dedication, environmental prowess, and genuine desire to constantly improve the guest experience has made Griffin Gate Golf Club a superior facility," said David Robinson, Director of Golf Grounds, Marriott Golf. [... more » ]
"The focus for Environmental Turf in 2008 was in helping to educate the golf and private club industry," said Stacie Zinn. President at Environmental Turf Inc. "We're very honored to be chosen as the recipient of this award." [... more » ]
"As a relatively new company in the Golf industry, it is very gratifying to have our KBS Tour shafts offered in Titleist's prestigious and high quality irons," said Rob Cheng, FST's Director of Global Sales. [... more » ]
"In simple terms, square grooves would have to be further apart than 'v' grooves because they can channel away more grass and moisture," writes Terry Koehler, Eidolon Golf President, in his blog. [... more » ]
"The strong support we have received over the past two years has been encouraging and we look forward to another series of exciting golf tournaments," said Geoffrey Briscoe, Managing Director of BMW Malaysia. [... more » ]
"The front nine was a bit of a struggle, and I couldn't break apart from everyone and capitalize like I wanted to," Thomas said. "On the back nine I felt comfortable and could see the putts going in." [... more » ]
"I haven't won in a long time," said Kim, of Pahoa, Hawaii, who was playing in her final American Junior Golf Association event. "It always feels good to get a win after being in a drought." [... more » ]
"I am proud of Jason's performance. His commitment to golf fitness remains a priority and its effects are showing up on the golf course. I appreciate all he does," said PGA Tour Coach Joey Diovisalvi. [... more » ]
"Aikido and golf are a natural combination," said Zimron. "Both consist of fluid circular motion, requiring skilled focus under pressure and clear communication between the body, mind and emotions." [... more » ]
"We are extremely proud of Jerry's accomplishments as a professional golfer and the strong example he sets for our entire University community as a public citizen," said University of Hartford President Walter Harrison. [... more » ]
"One of the really interesting things we are seeing is just how good the online video is doing in terms of search optimization and viewership," said Michael Billingsley, Executive Producer of Inside Golf Magazine. [... more » ]
"Digital Attractions is extremely proud to release Jon Fitzgerald and Ron Vignone's film, 'The Back Nine' to theatrical audiences across the country," said Greg Rutkowski, CEO of Digital Attractions. [... more » ]
Every single year leading up to the U.S. Open, we hear the same prediction from a variety of golf pundits: "This is going to be a long-hitter’s golf course." [... more » ]