Golf News for Wednesday, August 12, 2009
"While the wins always capture the headlines, one of the big underlying stories week after week is the overwhelming popularity of the True Temper brands," said Scott Hennessy, president of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"This week we are enjoying two wins on the PGA Tour as the excitement of this season continues. We congratulate these winners and thank them." said Harris MacNeill, CEO of Champ / MacNeill Engineering. [... more » ]
"Every year the WGC Bridgestone Invitational draws an elite field of players from around the world, and it's no surprise that the top performers are using the Epoch tee," said B.J. Maloy, Evolve Golf CEO. [... more » ]
The Nicky is fitted the same length as a putter and uses a putter grip to prevent the wrists from breaking. The loft is of a seven iron and the base is wide to allow for a gliding bounce on the turf without digging in. [... more » ]
"This week we are especially excited to see the future women stars of golf overwhelmingly trust the performance benefits of Softspikes," said John Hohman, VP of Marketing, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"John continues to solidify his position as one of the most consistent players on Tour," said company Founder Ralph Dunning. "He's in the best shape of his career and appears primed to close out the season in strong form." [... more » ]
Pro Bag Ads allows the advertiser to maximize information and services the client has to offer through a fully HD screen located on the large storage compartment area on the front of the player's tour bag. [... more » ]
"We are excited that a large group of readers will be exposed to Brian and the Sligo Wear apparel that he trusts in competition," said Shawn Aucoin, Sligo Wear Director of Sales. [... more » ]
"This collection of high-end accommodation properties complements the unique Raven Three Peaks golf experience and offers golfers a wide spectrum of choices," said Raven Three Peaks GM Rhonda Boutelle. [... more » ]
Visitors who want to play the course more than once plus avoid the airline baggage fees to bring their own clubs along can enjoy a discount off rental clubs with purchase one of the course's two- or three-round packages. [... more » ]
"We are truly excited about Reems Creek and look forward to building upon the success that the course has enjoyed over the past 20 years," said Mr. Brendan Flaherty, Manager of Warrior Golf Properties. [... more » ]
"KemperSports certainly has the experience and the resources needed to do the job and we look forward to working with them," said Al Faella, Director of Parks and Community Renewal. [... more » ]
"TGA, the premier junior golf program, has been a leader in developing junior golfers and growing the game of golf through their golf enrichment programs," said Kevin Frisch, CEO of Fusion Media Strategies. [... more » ]
"Our annual golf tournament has grown every year and we are excited to again partner with Fresh Start to support their efforts," said Scott Raymond, VP of Marketing and Business Development for Imaging Healthcare Specialists. [... more » ]
I find myself in the midst of a five-day junket in the Sandhills of North Carolina. Despite the immense shadow cast by the Pinehurst Resort and its eight golf courses, I and my colleagues have decided to bypass those tracks in favor of five other layouts. [... more » ]
Minnesota boasts more golfers per capita than any other state, and it is the only state to have hosted all 13 USGA championships. And during the precious six to seven months of the golf season, Minnesotans take every opportunity to hit the links, so the level of enthusiasm for the game is tough to top elsewhere in the country. [... more » ]