Golf News for Thursday, June 4, 2009
"I am confident we have the tools and skills to rescue troubled clubs and keep them viable," said Jim McTeigue, a co-founder. "In fact, we challenge club leaders to present a problem we have not yet overcome." [... more » ]
Michael Hexner, President, Northern California Golf Association: "We express hope that the AT&T will return to Poppy Hills soon. No matter what the future brings, the NCGA and Poppy Hills will continue to promote the game of golf to the next generation of golfers." [... more » ]
LPGA Professional Christina Kim will be mic'ed during Thursday's opening round telecast, and the network also will conduct on-course interviews with players as the make the turn during the four rounds. [... more » ]
"The PGA of America looks forward to working alongside our partners in Japan and bringing the excitement of our premier Championships to new audiences," said PGA of America CEO Joe Steranka. [... more » ]
"Whether at the collegiate or professional level, we work closely with the best golfers in the world to develop shaft technology," said Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"We work hard to ensure our guests feel wowed by their experience at Circling Raven and Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel," said CDA Casino Resort Hotel CEO David Lasarte-Meeks. [... more » ]
"We are excited to host this grand event as many people have anxiously been waiting our grand opening," said T. J. Baggett, Director of Golf, at the promising new golf course in Branson Hills, Missouri. [... more » ]
"What better place to conduct such a historically important conference than at a place where all of the greats of golf have stayed, played and left their marks," said ING Executive Director Mike Jamison. [... more » ]
"Everything was fantastic - the camaraderie, the weather and especially the courses," said Tennessee captain Joe Hall of Tee Times magazine in Nashville. "Most of us had never played either course before." [... more » ]
"The stunning beauty of Pristine Bay and The Black Pearl are sure to lure golfers to Roatan from around the globe," said Mario Toriello, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Pristine Bay Resort. [... more » ]
This June any person who purchases a GolfGym PowerSwing Trainer will also receive a complimentary copy of the book "Golf-The Ultimate Mind Game" from Golf's Mental Coach Rick Sessinghaus, [... more » ]
"We call it 'outsmarting the Smarte Carte,' because even petite people can move heavy gear such as golf clubs in any direction with hardly any effort," said company President Jeff Herold. [... more » ]
In harmony with the high quality/low cost philosophy of Basic Golf, the Training Division entry fee is half of the professional event fee, with the winner receiving a $25 Basic Golf gift certificate. [... more » ]
"When we learned about Caddy For A Cure and saw they were participating at the U.S. Open in our backyard at Bethpage, we reached out," said Jim Weiss, Cold Spring CC Head Golf Professional. [... more » ]
"We enjoy our work and are grateful for the generous and thoughtful support we receive that makes it possible for us to change the lives of so many," said Jay A. Bormann President of the Guide Dogs of America. [... more » ]
Just outside of Columbus, Ohio is an excellent public option: Longaberger Golf Club. I visited the course last fall, and must say it was one of the best I played in the U.S. all year. [... more » ]
This is the part where if you’re an agnostic, you connect with God anyway. You try to figure out your place in the universe, ponder what’s really important in life and yearn to slow down. How could you not as you drive around the western shores of Lake Tahoe? [... more » ]