Golf News for Monday, August 10, 2009
Live From the PGA Championship kicks off Tuesday at noon ET when Kelly Tilghman will host coverage of pre-tournament news conferences from Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn. [... more » ]
Nike Golf athlete Tiger Woods won his 70th career title at the Bridgestone Invitational and is primed for the last major championship of the season, the PGA Championship. Woods’ victory furthers the momentum that Nike Golf has enjoyed all summer with its athletes having won seven of the last 11 PGA Tour events played. [... more » ]
"Golfers start their research online whether it is buying new golf equipment, a home or booking their next golf vacation. And, the beauty of paid search is that the advertiser pays nothing until the ad performs," said Olson. [... more » ]
As an official Patron of the PGA of America, American Express is providing onsite programs and premium benefits for Cardmembers designed to enhance the spectator experience at the 91st PGA Championship. [... more » ]
"These putters reflect classic lines found in a traditional blade but are accented with contemporary hardware, finishes, and state-of-the-art interchangeable technology," said STX Director of Golf Steve Henneman. [... more » ]
"Players today are contracted to play different equipment from various manufacturers, but the one constant is their selection and trust in Bushnell laser rangefinders," said Bushnell Tour Representative Royce Nielson. [... more » ]
"Street shoes are way more comfortable, they match my personal style better, and frankly, if they had spikes, they would provide everything that I would need out of a golf shoe," said Lepp. [... more » ]
The Sam PuttLab which I use in my instruction, RIFE Putter demo days and my work with tour professionals, allows me to help golfers reach much higher levels of understanding," said Coombe. [... more » ]
"I stood on No. 17 tee thinking to myself that two pars would do it," said Chan of Honolulu, HI. "I ended up parring No. 17 and I birdied No. 18. It is a great honor to win against such strong players." [... more » ]
"My coach from Coastal kind of surprised me by showing up and my grandpa showed up for some support," said Pratt. "I was just trying to keep it in play today. I coasted on the back and I was able to relax." [... more » ]
"We are very excited to be able to expand the NCGC program to include the PGAU schools which will allow more schools the opportunity to participate and compete," said CGA's President and CEO Mike Munson. [... more » ]
"I've been really close before, so it is nice to finally get a win," said Garber, of Petoskey, Mich. "On the last playoff hole I had the same putt Tyler had in regulation so I knew how to set it up." [... more » ]
The historic Carolina Inn introduces new golf packages featuring acclaimed courses designed by Tom Fazio, Jack Nicklaus and Davis Love III - all architects with ties to the University of North Carolina. [... more » ]
"Much of our inventory are 'one-hit-wonders' taken out of the sleeve and immediately lost," said Gary Shienfield, CEO of Knetgolf. "PGA Tour-proven balls at half price, ideal for today's die-hard golfers." [... more » ]
Longaberger Golf Club in Nashport, Ohio is one of the finest public golf experiences in the nation. Now a decade old, this parkland beauty rises and swoops through some of the finest farmland in the Midwest. With a top-end rate of $99, and cheaper still in shoulder season, it's both a blast and bargain concurrently. [... more » ]
Thanks to some outstanding sartorial samples that have come my way, I have looked, if I do say so myself, simply mahvelous. Some of the best of these slick golfing threads are two of the new House of Carrington Ice Feel polo shirts. [... more » ]