Golf News for Wednesday, December 22, 2010
"Our overall appeal as a top-caliber golf community is solidified by this independent recognition," said Bob Mauragas, vice president of golf at Reynolds Plantation. "It's a great source of pride." [... more » ]
"Until recently, most golf course owners in China have preferred highly-manicured designs with hard-line edges," said Brian Curley, principal of Schmidt-Curley Design. "Liaoning breaks from this mold." [... more » ]
"There's not much you can say bad about the whole event," said Ron Scott, 67, a retired business owner from Dillsburg, Pa. "It's a wonderfully unique and rewarding experience." [... more » ]
"We've always delivered tremendous value to our clients and taken great care with the environment in developing our courses," said Chairman and Master Architect Robert Trent Jones, Jr. [... more » ]
"We couldn't think of a better platform for our brand," said CEO Bagher Pirouz. "When you're producing a unique product, you have to get it into the hands of the world's pre-eminent experts and decision-makers." [... more » ]
"We're thrilled to bring Dennis aboard to join our team," said Kelly Hyne, Vice President of LPGA Properties. "His industry experience and his enthusiasm for the game of golf make him an ideal fit." [... more » ]
Trick shot world record holder David Edwards: "I can't live without golf and I won't let a bit of snow put me off. Returning from Dubai represents 3500 miles and 30 degrees centigrade of a difference but I didn't expect the contrast to be quite as great. I am working hard on my array of trick shots for next year and am looking forward to an excellent 2011." [... more » ]
"Domenic is truly a diamond in the rough when it comes to the sport of Long Drive," said Lance Reader, president of Krank Golf. "He came out of no where this season and turned heads every time." [... more » ]
"We're very proud of these outstanding golfers, who represent everything Antigua stands for," said Ron McPherson, President and CEO of Antigua. "Golf fans look up to these players." [... more » ]
"You can help reinforce the message of sun protection with your golfer by giving them a gift that will help to protect them from the sun's UV rays year round," said Mark Wishner, President of The Sun SafeTee Program. [... more » ]
If you're looking for a prime Ireland golf vacation from Santa this Christmas, a new package has popped up on that features a sampling of my favorite links in Eire's north. The six-night, six-round Ireland links golf package from Carr Golf Travel is centered in Northern Ireland and features 4-star accommodations and a roster of courses that are tough to beat anywhere in Great Britain and Ireland. [... more » ]
The Practice POD is a portable alignment guide made by SKLZ, the southern California company devoted to training aids to make better athletes. The POD helps ensure consist alignment, correct ball position and sets up the body the proper distance from the ball depending upon the club. As basic as these fundamentals sound, even the best players in the world regularly need to be checked. [... more » ]