Golf News for Thursday, August 27, 2009
"It is nice to see Jim [Suttie], Kevin [Week], Louise [Davis], Chris [Poolitsan] and Earl [Pucket] being recognized for their dedication and talents," said Frank Jemsek, Chief Executive Officer of Jemsek Golf. [... more » ]
"I am over the moon to have won and I played great all week," said Dyson. "I put Nike's new VR Forged Split Cavity irons in the bag at the start of the week and I just clicked with them straight away." [... more » ]
The winner rolled his Rife Barbados putter to a final round course record 63 (-7) to come from six shots back and win in dramatic fashion. A 20-foot putt on the first extra hole of sudden death sealed the victory. [... more » ]
Sim secured the instant promotion after he fired a final round 4-under 67 at the Christmas in October Classic, good for 20-under par 264 total and a two-stroke victory over fellow Pro V1x golf ball loyalist Josh Teater. [... more » ]
"Professional and amateur golfers throughout their careers rely on products such as Dynamic Gold to win championships," said Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"Triple wins on Tour for Softspikes has made this one of our most successful weekends of the 2009 season," said John Hohman, VP of Marketing, PrideSports. "We are very excited." [... more » ]
Brandon Tucker on Bandon Dunes Golf Resort’s new Old MacDonald links course. And Gary Wiren offers more putting tips. [... more » ]
Big Break Disney Golf will showcase a field of 12 males; the most talented cast in series history, but individually at different stages in their careers battling to fulfill the desire to play professional golf. [... more » ]
"Golfers are searching for value and options, and Inns by the Sea is the ideal accommodation partner in delivering these components," said Dick Fitzgerald, director for Seaside Resort Development. [... more » ]
"Ed Oliver Golf Club is legendary among local golfers," said Peter Hill, CEO of BCG. "We're ecstatic to commit a heavy dose of resources and 'shoe polish' to its enjoyable course routing and historic clubhouse." [... more » ]
"An objectively determined tool like this helps golfers enhance their experience and return on investment while spending less for more," said Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel CEO David Lasarte-Meeks. [... more » ]
Shortly after winning the ING Product Ingenuity Award, GustBuster became the #1 umbrella in golf and has retained its title every year since. GustBuster has received worldwide acclaim. [... more » ]
"We're excited to display our extensive scope and considerable variety," said Jan Spicer, president of Daphne's Headcovers. "Our continued sales growth this year speaks to the popularity of our plush covers," [... more » ]
"We are excited to have the David Leadbetter Golf Academy host this groundbreaking event and we are proud to be associated with poker legends," said David Leadbetter, renowned golf instructor. [... more » ]
"STX is looking to hire sales representatives that have worked with a boutique company similar to STX and have established relationships with key golf accounts," said National Sales Manager Bob Griebe. [... more » ]
"We're extremely honored to be a part of this series and excited that we have been given the opportunity to speak and instruct viewers," said Kristi Gomen, Golf Fitness Magazine's senior editor. [... more » ]
One of the United Kingdom’s most comprehensive golf course rankings is giving a little more love to the Duke’s Course in St. Andrews. Top100GolfCourses.co.uk placed them at 37th in crowded Scotland, up from 44th in its last rating. I've played the Duke’s twice now, and it’s really quite a good heathland course that is getting better. [... more » ]