Golf News for Tuesday, September 8, 2009
"His imprint can be found in every aspect of our Channel, and we are very proud to carry on the traditions of excellence he established," said Page Thompson, Golf Channel President. [... more » ]
"We are excited to open all 18 holes of Grand Lake Golf Club and are positive that area golfers will appreciate the new green surfaces," said Cody Spivey, general manager overseeing operations at Grand Lake Golf Club. [... more » ]
"I knew that I had it won when I hit my drive safe on No. 18," Wyatt said. "I hit a 4-iron up by the green, chipped on, and two putted which was all I had to do. Once I realized I was in the lead, I started to play really conservative." [... more » ]
"This is unbelievable for me," said Chung, who finished the tournament at 4-over-par 220. "I finally have a title to my name and it will give me great momentum going into The PING Invitational." [... more » ]
"We are honored to hold this qualifying tournament and to be associated with the Stocker Cup and the legacy of Peter Stocker," said CordeValle's Director of Golf Operations Travis Skeesick. [... more » ]
"In light of the recent downward trend in spending for most organizations, we feel it is prudent to postpone this year's event and reschedule it for next year," said tournament director Seth Gregg, COO of the Club Foundation. [... more » ]
"This is a long, challenging and uncompromising read that is not meant to have mass appeal, but it should be dearly appreciated by a very small group," said Thurman, whose book is published by iUniverse. [... more » ]
Mentored by the King, Arnold Palmer will be Brad Brewer's second book. In 1998, Brewer co-authored a 365 page golf instructional book published by Chandler House Press entitled Golf for Everybody. [... more » ]
"Olde Mill's new products are the best examples of mountain club living and mountain-craftsman architecture in the Southeastern United States," said Susan Verlander, Broker-In-Charge for Olde Mill. [... more » ]
"You get to determine your destiny. And golf, which you've obviously chosen, is a game that is played everywhere in the world…so you've chosen the right sport," said hall of fame golfer Gary Player. [... more » ]
"We are proud of our company's commitment to community service, and we invite our friends, neighbors and community partners to join us," said Roger Farwell, President and CEO of Tempus Resorts International. [... more » ]
"Nothing was ever given to me. Success came by working for it. Now my wife Billie and I want to share our blessings and opportunities. It's time to give back," said Jim Ellis whose event helped Atlanta charities. [... more » ]
I’ve been meaning to share this story for a while, but since I told it a couple of times on my recent trip to Hawaii, I figured I would muse about it now. [... more » ]
The inaugural tournament Puerto Los Cabos World Cup & Celebrity Golf Tournament is set for Oct. 8-14 in Los Cabos on the tip of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. For golfers who love to fish (or vice versa), this event sounds like a fabulous way to experience some of the best sport fishing and golf in the world. [... more » ]