Golf News for Friday, August 28, 2009
Big Break Disney Golf contestant Andrew Giuliani won the 94th Met Open Championship Aug. 27 to join the likes of golf legends Walter Hagen, Byron Nelson and Gene Sarazen, as well as current PGA TOUR player Johnson Wagner, as a winner of the event. [... more » ]
"It seemed natural to leverage the use of advanced technology since Acculength also has innovation at its core," said Acculength CEO Shawn Benson, the company's original founder and inventor. [... more » ]
"This is a great way for the golf industry to help the families of those who have lost their lives or have been injured so that we may have our freedom," said Mike Hodgins, Director of Golf at Hawk's Landing. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to congratulate the winner of the JELD-WEN Tradition," said Mr. Kenzo Imamura, President, COO, Graphite Design. "We are thrilled that he played with our shafts during this event." [... more » ]
"It's events like the Solheim Cup which give us an added value of excitement to see the top players work as teams," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of Champ / MacNeill Engineering. [... more » ]
"This is our first year exhibiting at the World Am. Just as we did at the PGA Merchandise Show, we will create fun and excitement for everyone," said Fred Knecht, Director of Sales & Marketing. [... more » ]
"Before you hit a ball, you've got to hit the Power Station," said Power Station inventor and fitness author, Peter Chapman. "An ideal tool right where you need it, to remind and instruct you to prepare your body." [... more » ]
"Frankie is a great asset for the Dataw Island Club staff and we are confident that his passion for his profession will make him successful," said Ted Bartlett, general manager of the Dataw Island. [... more » ]
Nico grew up in Manila where golf was not very popular but the game has certainly grown over the years. His passion to excel in golf led him to apply and be accepted to the Hank Haney IJGA. [... more » ]
Woods, who owns nine PGA Player of the Year awards, has five victories this season to give him 90 overall points. He leads the Vardon Trophy Standings with a 68.18 adjusted scoring average. [... more » ]
"The redesigned Golfweek.com site sets the industry standard by taking our coverage to new heights, all while offering a completely custom-tailored user experience," said Dan Mirocha, managing editor of Golfweek.com. [... more » ]
"With fewer parts, the IC System is easy to design, install and maintain," said Matt Mikucki, product manager for Rain Bird. "The IC System requires up to 90% less wire and has simple design parameters." [... more » ]
Whenever I’m on an extended trip, I’m usually pretty anxious to get home. This time, though, leaving was a little bit difficult. I mean, we’re talking Hawaii here. Here are five things I’ll miss most from the golf trip I just concluded to the Big Island and Oahu ... [... more » ]