Golf News for Tuesday, December 14, 2010
"We're excited for our guests to play the course and experience the new greens," said Poipu Bay's Director of Golf Craig Sasada. "The greens look absolutely pristine." [... more » ]
"Kiva Dunes is among the best courses in the country, situated within 45 minutes of eight other stellar layouts that offer a variety of designs," said Duncan Millar, executive director of Golf Gulf Shores. [... more » ]
"Jose Maria told me it was the first time he had been back since the Spanish Open in 2000, but said the courses were in great condition," said PGA Catalunya Resort Golf Manager Miguel Girbes. [... more » ]
The Palms Golf Club - a challenging William Hull design in the golf hotbed of Mesquite, Nev. just northeast of Sin City - is this week's featured golf course at, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Las Vegas and Mesquite. [... more » ]
"The online magazine was launched to help fill a much-needed niche in the golf industry in the region," said Mike Orloff, an Australian based golf operations and marketing specialist. [... more » ]
Carter Plantation, managed by Stirling Properties, proudly announces that Andre Caldwell, PGA Professional at Carter Plantation, was named the 2010 Merchandiser of the Year by the Gulf States PGA of America. [... more » ]
"I want all the Long Drive community to know that we are committed to the Sport of Long Drive and will continue improving our products," said Lance Reader, President of Krank Golf. [... more » ]
"The addition of AutoView further supports why the SGX is clearly the easiest, most powerful rangefinder in the game," said Richard Edmonson, Chief Executive Officer, SkyGolf. [... more » ]
"It is right we recognize Dr Chu, who continues to explore new golf horizons and champions the development and growth of the game," said Andrea Sartori, head of KPMG's specialist Golf Advisory Practice in EMA. [... more » ]
One of my favorite things about golf lessons is the 10 minutes or so after, hitting some balls with a new tip, and wondering just how far you could take it. A 2-handicap? Scratch? US Amateur finalist and a Masters invite? I'll admit, I can succumb to those little delusions. [... more » ]
I've been on about 75 press or FAM (short for familiarity) trips in the past 10-12 years, but none that were as large and lavish as the recently-concluded Xona Golf Media Classic, in gorgeous Scottsdale, Arizona. More than 100 media members from all corners of the nation and beyond gathered at the Xona Resort Suites in the heart of Scottsdale to network, play golf by day and party by night at a series of sumptuous events. [... more » ]