Golf News for Thursday, July 16, 2009
"Working with Audubon International, our maintenance staff has a deep awareness of the course's ecological impact on our surroundings," said Bucky Hall, Golf Course Superintendent at Falmouth. [... more » ]
"Having the best players in the world chose to play our shafts is quite an honor," said Dave Schnider, President/COO of Fujikura. "We have been #1 on the LPGA Tour for a number of years." [... more » ]
We want our spikes to be durable enough that golfers will get the same comfort and durability features on the first tee as on the last green," said Harris MacNeill, CEO of Champ/ MacNeill Engineering. [... more » ]
"Just as grooves in irons help control spin so do grooves in a putter face," said Guerin Rife. Other companies are now trying to imitate this patented technology but the spacing of the grooves is the true key. [... more » ]
"We congratulate the winner of The 3M Championship on his fourth victory this season and on his strong showing in the Charles Schwab Cup series," said Tim Gillis, VP, sales & marketing, Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"We've been expanding our selection of earth-friendly golf products," said Carol Olsen, Merchandise Buyer for Wailea Golf Club. "We're proud to be able to carry such a high-quality product that's also 100% 'green.'" [... more » ]
"Flat is the new up," said Pellucid President Jim Koppenhaver. "We've been fortunate this year-to-date with all the other challenges in our industry and the economy in general that we haven't hit a weather buzzsaw." [... more » ]
Incorporating Leadbetter's 7 Steps to a Better Golf Swing, "My Personal Golf Trainer" analyzes: grip, posture, alignment, ball position, coil, swing shape, and tempo, all within the framework of Wii gaming. [... more » ]
The event, which was held in Orlando the previous two years, will make its first trip to Williamsburg. Participants will have the opportunity to play one round of golf on each of Kingsmill's three signature courses. [... more » ]
The Summer issue's editorial includes reviews on Putters and Balls in its "Hands On" section, reviews of the latest Golf Bags, a feature on Training Aids, an Instructional Tip from The Faldo Golf Institute. [... more » ]
"We are excited to work within an innovative venue such as Facebook to be a part of this daily dialogue," said Lauren Carr, marketing communications coordinator for True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"His performance in winning back-to-back European Tour events validates that he is not only talented, but determined," said Chuck Presto, TaylorMade-adidas Golf's senior vice president of sports marketing. [... more » ]
"We are looking to add a whole bunch of excitement back into this great game, and I am proud to associate SMT Golf with the UKlongdriveseries," said Mike Tait, President of SMT Golf. [... more » ]
"We would like to thank Meetings and Conventions Magazine for honoring us with the Gold Tee Award," said Managing Director Patrick Hansen. "Anyone who has played golf here knows that our courses are second-to-none." [... more » ]
The key to creating the next wunderkind of the links is, I’m told, fostering a love for the game at an early age. Now New Jammies, a pajama company that makes 100% organic cotton jammies for infants and kids, offers a golf-themed pj design to help. [... more » ]
Actor and comedian Ray Romano, well known for “Everybody Loves Raymond” and the “Ice Age” movies, was one of many players who returned to the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort for another shot at winning the World Series of Golf. Catch the action this weekend on WGN. [... more » ]