Golf News for Friday, January 8, 2010
"This is the perfect setting for families to come relax and enjoy watching some of golf's greatest players compete," said Chip Bahouth, President of the Ka'anapali Beach Resort Association. [... more » ]
"The new Motore Speeder winning the first week it was launched on Tour was especially impressive and encouraging for the coming season," said David Schnider, President/COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
"The Mid-Weight Series has been a tremendous product for us, nationwide testing has shown it's preferred by 7 out of 10 golfers," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"This will be our first PGA Show as AB Golf Designs and we're looking forward to introducing the expanded line to new and previous customers," said company co-owner Chip Burley. [... more » ]
Incorporating golf instructor David Leadbetter's 7 Steps to a Better Golf Swing, "My Personal Golf Trainer" analyzes: grip, posture, alignment, ball position, coil, swing shape, and tempo. [... more » ]
"This event is unlike any other, as it combines classic courses, world-famous celebrities and international Tour stars," said C.B. Tuite, General Sales Manager, ECCO USA Golf Division. [... more » ]
"Kent will be an outstanding addition to our golf division," said Tom Elwell, CEO, Etonic Worldwide. "His industry knowledge combined with his leadership and business skills will be a tremendous asset to Etonic and our customers during these challenging times." [... more » ]
"Our goal is to help Mr. Scott fully realize Olde Stone's potential as one of the premier golf communities in the country," said Steve Paris, Founder/Partner, Regent Golf. [... more » ]
"The winning caddies will be among the world's best PGA Tour players who will very likely be here during the week, preparing early for the Open," said Russ Holden, Caddy For A Cure founder. [... more » ]
Fewer tournaments can only help the PGA Tour product become leaner and meaner. The tour’s top players schedules last year: Woods played 17 events, Mickelson 20, Anthony Kim 22, Steve Stricker 22, Furyk 23. But between the opening Sony Open in Hawaii and the culminating Tour Championship in 2009, there were 37 weeks with a PGA Tour event. That would be the equivalent of Tom Brady or Peyton Manning sitting out games versus their weakest six or seven opponents. [... more » ]
Our fantasy golf league draft is tonight at one of our favorite watering holes. I’m just using the art of positive thinking regarding my selections for 2010. I’m also letting you know that I did win the big prize in 2009, in addition to one of the side pots (thank you Henrik Stenson for winning the Players Championship). All together, it is a significant amount of cheese that will be crossing my palm tonight. Sweet. [... more » ]