Golf News for Thursday, December 9, 2010
"The Mystical Golf National Pro-Am promises to be one of the fun and exciting events on the 2011 Myrtle Beach tournament calendar," said Claude Pardue, President and CEO of Mystical Golf. [... more » ]
"The RIP employs patent-pending technology and exclusive materials to completely transform shaft design from the inside out," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
"We took a long, close look into the makeup of forged irons to determine if we could advance the performance with the use of technology, and we found that we could," said Bret Wahl, senior director of iron, wedge and putter development. [... more » ]
"We are pleased that our Black Widow cleat captured a victory this weekend, while Softspikes continued to dominate in golf's biggest showcase events," said John Hohman, Vice President of Marketing, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"It has been really exciting working with VedaloHD. Their sun filtering technology provides me with the ability to see a greater contrast in color," said Lewis who recently earned 2 top-10 finishes. [... more » ]
"It's an exciting time for the area and everyone associated with Nairn and golf in the Highlands," said Alister Asher, chairman of the Nairn Golf Festival committee. "This is an extraordinary part of the world." [... more » ]
"In recognizing Dr. David Chu with our most prestigious honor, we are paying tribute to his remarkable vision for the future of golf in China," said Andrea Sartori, Head of KPMG's Golf Advisory Practice in Europe, Middle East and Africa. [... more » ]
"Teaming up with Kendall Academy is a perfect fit for Great Lakes Golf Center," said Mike Ashley, owner. "I was looking for someone with an established reputation and identity for offering quality instruction." [... more » ]
My first thought when I saw these guys handing out the handheld GameBook devices as we arrived for our first tournament round this week at Superstition Mountain was, "Great, something else to think about when I'm on the course." But after the first day, and certainly after the third, I was thinking that every tournament should have these things. [... more » ]
Three golf books about Ben Hogan have come across my desk the last six months. "Ben Hogan's Short Game Simplified" by Ted Hunt could be the most valuable of the three. Few know Hogan and his theories better than Hunt, who dissects the legend's short game from 120 yards and in, all the way from the takeaway to the follow through. [... more » ]
Princeville, one of the settings of the classic film South Pacific, impresses with its dramatic cliffs and breathtaking beaches on the North Shore of Kauai, Northern most island in the Hawaiian chain. But what many don't know is it's home to some of the most challenging, world class golf courses ever to land in paradise. [... more » ]