Golf News for Thursday, September 10, 2009
"The golf courses that host this championship are among the most historic, memorable and challenging in the game, and to have the opportunity to showcase our very own Chambers Bay on this stage is a rare opportunity for all of us who call the Northwest home," Ryan Moore said. [... more » ]
The GolfStretcher is a revolutionary stretching device that is being tested by over 150 PGA Tour players and has been effectively warming up golfers of all ages for years. It is designed to be used for only minutes a day to increase flexibility in the shoulder turn - creating more distance off the tee. [... more » ]
"Each collection we create draws from our unique brand heritage which starts with designs built around the human foot," says Michael Waack, Head of Global Golf at ECCO. "The resulting fit and quality appeals to a great variety of women, regardless of whether their personal taste has a classic sensibility or is inspired by popular fashion." [... more » ]
"Jason is working hard with Coach Joey D and it showed up in his excellent play throughout the tournament," said Ken Pierce, President of GolfGym. "He was able to keep his cool down the stretch. I also liked his attitude in the interviews. He is getting closer and closer to winning his first PGA Tour event and he has the confidence to do just that soon." [... more » ]
"Very simply," says Terry Koehler, President of EIDOLON Golf, who owns the patent on EIDOLON's sole design, "EIDOLON's V-SOLE patent protects the use of two positive bounce angles in the sole of a golf club." [... more » ]
"Sending RoboCup overseas is a huge step for us," says Keith Foley, inventor and co-founder of RoboCup. "To have the support of these exceptional international partners is invaluable. We believe that this is just the beginning of RoboCup becoming an established name for golf on a global level." [... more » ]
"In this economy and to grow the game of golf, it's important to make award-winning products like the Heavy Putter more accessible to all players," says Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. "Our ability to institute a price reduction is a clear sign of the company's strength and the Heavy Putter's universal acceptance." [... more » ]
"Knowing that the best players in golf trust Aldila as their preferred shaft of choice when competing at the highest levels is quite an honor and the ultimate demonstration of the superior performance of our shafts as well as a true testament to the hard word and dedication that goes behind each and every shaft we produce," said Mike Rossi, Aldila's Vice President of Sales and Marketing. [... more » ]
"The world's best players trust Project X shafts for exceptional performance, especially when a victory is on the line," says Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. "For more than 70 years, tour players have relied on True Temper, as our shafts continue to lead the industry with state-of-the-art innovation, advanced designs and proven performance." [... more » ]
"Value and options are critical to golfers and this distinction from Golf Digest for Longaberger Golf Club demonstrates it is at the forefront," says Joseph Livingood, senior vice president of Billy Casper Golf, which manages Longaberger Golf Club. [... more » ]
This year's class of legends includes sportscasters Dick Enberg and Keith Jackson, former PGA Tour Commissioner Deane Beman, network TV executives Barry Frank and Chuck Howard, and technical innovators Garrett Brown, Steve Laxton, and John Porter. [... more » ]
When the Captain of the International Team in the upcoming Presidents Cup announced Adam Scott as his second wild card selection, I thought; now he’s really gone mad. The more you look at it, the more insane it becomes. Scott is currently in a funk of possibly catastrophic proportions. [... more » ]
Do golf fans really understand how the FedExCup works? Go to any golf course and ask 10 guys to explain it to you. If one could do it, I would be surprised. Perhaps it would seem more playoff like if we made the finals a match play event among the top finishers. You know, kind of like the U.S. Amateur. Now that would be a playoff. [... more » ]