Golf News for Tuesday, December 7, 2010
"The Compression Channel was designed to give tour players increased ball speeds for their 'go to' shots; these shots are not always in the center of the face," said Tom Stites, Director of Product Creation, Nike Golf. [... more » ]
"The 2011 schedule reflects the overall strength and stability of the PGA TOUR," said PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem. "We continue to work on tournament sponsorship commitments." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled with the opportunity that Karen has the opportunity to showcase her talent on-air," said Golf Fitness Magazine Publisher Steve Gomen. [... more » ]
"Scott is well deserving of this promotion," said GCSAA Interim CEO Rhett Evans. "He is an accomplished journalist, well-respected in the industry and deserves considerable credit." [... more » ]
"I have always enjoyed my association with the PGA of America and being able to combined that with collegiate coaching and the GCAA is very special to me," said Pohle, PGA head professional at Taconic Golf Club. [... more » ]
"We listened to the membership and we believe that this Summit schedule will provide a well-rounded group of presenters and topics for attendees," said PGA GM and Director of Instruction Joe Hallett. [... more » ]
"We look forward to supporting The PGA of America and its membership by playing an active role in the PGA Merchandise Show," said John A. Solheim, PING Chairman and CEO. [... more » ]
"We are very excited to be partners with Arnold Palmer Golf Management," said Jason Etzen, AJGA chief business officer. "Their approach to giving back to junior golf is fundamental to our operation." [... more » ]
"The aboutGolf simulator is the most accurate we have ever seen," said Anastasia Kostina, co-owner of Golf Master, Ltd. "We understand what that level of accuracy can do for the game of golf in Russia." [... more » ]
You gotta love Southwest. On a recent trip to the Xona Resort Suites Media Golf Classic in Phoenix, I opted for this friendly carrier even though my flight left at 6 a.m. out of La Guardia and I had to get up at 3 a.m. to get there. Worth it. In addition to very competitive fares, I love they don’t charge for the first two checked bags including my golf bag. [... more » ]
Tom Callaghan was working on his newest book, "His Father's Son: Earl and Tiger Woods," long before the scandal broke last November. He just happened to be in the right time at the right place - with key interviews already in hand - to publish the first in-depth look at Tiger behind the scenes and the circumstances that might have brought the world's No. 1 golfer crashing down to earth. [... more » ]