Golf News for Wednesday, January 13, 2010
"We are thrilled to boast a highly-acclaimed golf course, recognized by industry leaders," said Tom McChesney, GM of the Island Resort, home to Sweetgrass Golf Club. [... more » ]
"Introduced on the Tour last season, RIP is Aldila's latest shaft technology that provides a lower torque, increased tip stability and better tip stiffness control," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
"The ProFIT 6 will be 'officially' introduced at the 2010 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando. If you are attending the show, come by the STX booth #1113," said Director of Golf Steve Henneman. [... more » ]
"We have been testing the Tour AD DI on the major Tours for several months and are extremely pleased with the feedback we have received," said Mr. Tak Yamada, VP of Sales & Marketing, Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"A lot of new sets of irons come along every year but nothing turned heads like the TaylorMade Burner Irons," said Tony Leodora, host of GolfTalk Live. "These irons have been the talk of the golf industry." [... more » ]
"Michael Guerrette is tremendously talented, well-respected and the ideal fit," said Gene Simpson, COO of UST Mamiya. "His knowledge and experience are sure to push the creative boundaries." [... more » ]
"We are very pleased with our first installation in the Houston area," said Carl Clift, CEO of GolfLogix Systems. "The trend to adopting new technology has always been left to the leaders in the industry." [... more » ]
The pair grabbed a one stroke lead on the Kodak Challenge field during the first tournament of the 2010 PGA Tour season. Hole #18 at The Plantation Course is the first of 30 holes this season. [... more » ]
"I wanted to write a yarn that even the most ardent anti-golf lobbyists might one day pick up, read and surprise themselves," said S. Ted Mitchell, author of the new series known as the Bainbridge Diaries. [... more » ]
Authors (and husband-and-wife team) Krissi Barr and Dan Barr drive their first book long and down the middle of the fairway with captivating story-telling, humor, and compelling take-away value. [... more » ]
What a difference a year can make. Last year, at this time, players were preparing to the play the WGC Accenture Match Play Championship at the brand new Jack Nicklaus-designed Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain in Marana, Ariz. Since then the golf course has been tweaked, and the Ritz-Carlton resort is fully operational. [... more » ]
Canadian operator WestJet began the new non-stop service in December, which run twice a week between Vancouver and Kauai’s Lihue airport, just around the corner from the Kauai Marriott Resort and Puakea Golf Course. WestJet also offers daily flights to Honolulu. [... more » ]