Golf News for Wednesday, October 27, 2010
The Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, the first resort in Hawaii to grace the shore of Ka'anapali, is this week's featured property at, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Hawaii. Set at the foot of the legendary Black Rock, the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa pampers guests with luxurious comforts, unique culinary experiences and cultural journeys. [... more » ]
"Our value-rich programs and promotions make Raven at Three Peaks the perfect home course, and the accommodation partnerships create a mountain golf destination," said Rhonda Boutelle, GM. [... more » ]
"Fred needed only 24 putts during the last round, and any time he's rolling the ball like that it's going to take a remarkable effort to beat him," says Jesper Thuen, Sponsor and Event Manager, ECCO Golf. [... more » ]
"We're elated that Softspikes continues to dominate nearly every event on Tour, while capturing wins, cleat fields and leaderboards," said John Hohman, Vice President of Marketing, PrideSports. [... more » ]
The Nike SQ Machspeed Black Driver has two 460cc round and square heads and features a sleek black profile to ensure that the air moves quickly and cleanly over the club head with each swing. [... more » ]
"Golf is not an easy game to learn, and teaching presents a big opportunity for the industry to grow. Our instruction program integrates all the core elements of golf training," said Head Golf Professional Chris Cauthen. [... more » ]
"We're extremely pleased with our work on the Blackstone Course and honored it's been recognized by Asian Golf Monthly," said Brian Curley, of Schmidt-Curley Design which created the course. [... more » ]
"We are honoured to be included in the Top 100 again, as this has been an unusual year with several exceptional new courses," said David Scott, Manager The Duke's & Estates Landscape. [... more » ]
"We are glad to have the opportunity to showcase our nationally-known golf course to Boxgroove members and potential new members of our club," said Trent McAllister, GM of Bellingham Golf & CC. [... more » ]
"With the support of the EIFG and the Scotts Co., GCSAA is able to provide financial assistance for the undergraduate education of future golf course superintendents," said GCSAA President James R. Fitzroy. [... more » ]
"Golf is still a unifying game that brings people together over a shared cause," said Mark Kendall, SEAL Tribute Event Chairman and President of Kenmark Golf Management, who operates Half Moon Bay Golf Links. [... more » ]
There are as many great Bay Area restaurants as there are blades of grass on the first tee at the nearby Olympic Club, but Scala's Bistro - on Powell Street just a block from Union Square, and adjacent to the historic Sir Francis Drake Hotel - can hold a candle to most any of them. [... more » ]
I've spent about the same amount of time in Wales as I have in Scotland and Ireland. Based on what I've seen, it's potential can still be unlocked. Southern Wales has a collection of traditional, must-play links like Royal Porthcawl, Pennard, Southerndown and Pyle & Kenfig. After that, the region is overdue for a booster shot. Virtually nothing new has been built on the dunes, where golf is greatest, in many decades. [... more » ]