Golf News for Tuesday, July 21, 2009
"As a strong supporter of women's sports, I am thrilled that The Legends Tour will hold its first major championship at Innisbrook" said Sheila C. Johnson, the resort's owner and CEO of Salamander Hospitality. "The Island Golf Course ... provides a beautiful and challenging setting for the legends of the women's game." [... more » ]
The eight-time major champion said that his goal was to keep the ball in play off the tee and he did so relying on the accuracy, stability and increased distance of the VooDoo's S-core Technology. [... more » ]
"Turnberry, like all Open Championship venues, is known for penalizing players unable to properly position the ball off the tee," said Evolve Golf Founder and Chief Executive Officer, B.J. Maloy. [... more » ]
"It's a true honor for Greg Norman Estates to be poured at all events for The Presidents Cup and I look forward to sharing my wines with the fans and the players," said professional golfer, Greg Norman. [... more » ]
The Wedge Doctor groove sharpener will increase your chances of getting more spin from your wedge shots by returning the grooves effectiveness to the same level as the day the club was made. [... more » ]
Since its inception, CareerLinks has assisted nearly 5,700 industry employers who have indicated 100 percent customer satisfaction for employment services in the golf industry. [... more » ]
Kevin Streelman took advantage of favorable playing conditions to increase his lead to 11-under par, while Nicholas Thompson, Jason Gore and Michael Letzig all carded birdies to move within two strokes of Streelman. [... more » ]
The Marriott International Family Golf Festival, which encourages parents and children to learn and play the game together, invites families to Kauai Lagoons for an afternoon of free golf activities and instruction. [... more » ]
"Watching Chez win last year's Canadian Open in Quagmire was one of the highlights of the year for us," said Quagmire co-founder Geoff Tait. "His laid-back attitude and fun sense of style are a perfect fit." [... more » ]
"We know that the EWGA shares our commitment to women's golf by making the game more accessible and less intimidating to them," said Deborah Clark, Manager of Women's Golf at Callaway. [... more » ]
"The EGCOA is delighted to welcome Toro as the main sponsor of the EGCOA conference," said Marcel Welling, President of the EGCOA. "We believe Toro is committed to the highest level." [... more » ]
"Visitors to the site will enjoy the new look and message," said Fred Knecht, Director of Sales & Marketing. "It's more informative, and more organized to better communicate the benefits and value of The Putting Game." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to partner with one of the leading research centers, St. Jude, as they continue to find cures and save children from cancer and other diseases," said Joshua Jacobs, TGA President and CEO. [... more » ]
The Stat Book and Log for Golfers is a workbook designed for a golfer to track stats. Golf Record Book is a hardcover keepsake for golfers to track and compile records and highlights throughout their entire careers. [... more » ]
Tom Watson demonstrated the flawless behavior of an elder statesman to golf. And it all made me wonder when Tiger Woods is going to start controlling himself on the golf course. One of the leading images I’m taking away from last week was Woods’ repeated club slams before missing the cut. [... more » ]
This week, I got to sample more of the great golf Northern Michigan has to offer. We started with Crystal Mountain, worked our way to Shanty Creek's Legend Course, played the spectacular Bay Harbor and stayed at Grand Traverse Resort and Spa and played two courses there. [... more » ]