Golf News for Thursday, September 3, 2009
"Through ball-fitting, we found that female players needed a higher launch and trajectory for maximum distance," said Brandon Sowell, Precept Golf Ball - Marketing Manager, Bridgestone Golf, Inc. [... more » ]
"Twenty-one years of making metalwoods has allowed us to engineer the new Raylor to hit the ball higher, longer and straighter from tall grass," said Tom Olsavsky, TaylorMade senior director of metalwood creation. [... more » ]
"These results reflect what we found in our own nationwide survey - that 7 out of 10 golfers preferred the Mid-Weight Series over other top brands," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"We consider it a tremendous honor and a privilege to once again host the Patriot Golf Day national celebration at PGA Village this Labor Day Weekend," said Bob Baldassari, PGA general manager at PGA Village. [... more » ]
"The three courses in 'Timeless Tees and River Scenes' are top notch and each usually has a greens fee of more than a hundred dollars plus cart fee," said Jann Walker, director of marketing at Pawleys Plantation. [... more » ]
"This is a once-in-a-lifetime-opportunity for golfers and golf fans in Northern California to witness world-class golf at the historic Harding Park in San Francisco," said Bob Aube, the former Commissioner of National Golf League. [... more » ]
"It's hard to believe we are up next," said Championship Director Barry Deach. "We are in the process of finalizing new offerings for our fans that will build off the success of 2004." [... more » ]
Kananaskis Country Golf Course staged a sumptuous dinner during a G-8 summit for world leaders, Canmore Golf & Curling Club was a host venue for Nordic event athletes during Winter Olympic Games. [... more » ]
"This young man has an impeccable record, tremendous talent and the type of character that makes us extremely pleased to have him," said Rodney McDonald, Vice President of Tour Operations. [... more » ]
"The PGA Merchandise Show represents the largest golf marketing platform in front of an audience key to the success of Fairway & Greene, EP Pro and Zero Restriction," said Dave Hall, COO/CFO of Summit Golf Brands. [... more » ]
"These shows present an opportunity for us to reach out to our clients and gauge what's going on in the marketplace," said President and CEO of Imperial Headwear, Rick White. [... more » ]
"Most people can't chip. I worked on my short game all the time. I put a golf cart in front of me, and worked on chipping over it, to get more of a backswing. I enjoy the game, always have," said Lewis. [... more » ]
"I travel the world visiting top ranked golf clubs and then use my gift of painting to capture their signature hole on canvas. I feel very blessed and I'm happy to make a commitment to give back to children's charities." said Baxter. [... more » ]
"With a strong military presence in this area, we're happy to ease burdens on military families," said Mark Wesolek, General Manager of Bay Creek. "Bay Creek offers outstanding golf experiences." [... more » ]
Ford’s Colony Rocky Mount is a very upscale, 1,000 lot housing development that, because of the economic climate, is basically on hold. That bit of bad news, however, provides a great chance for the general public to play a really good private golf course and at public prices to boot. [... more » ]