Golf News for Friday, February 19, 2010
Golf Channel and GolfChannel.com will deliver wall-to-wall coverage of Tiger Woods' statement to the media with reporters on-site at Ponte Vedra Beach, at its Orlando studios and in Arizona at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Live coverage will begin at 10:30 a.m. ET, followed by Woods' statement at 11 a.m. ET. [... more » ]
"True Temper has taken a large step forward with the introduction of their Performance Fitting Centers," said clubfitter John Huheey of Hugoclubfitter in Lebanon, Tenn. [... more » ]
"Just like last year the winner relied on the Epoch to help him optimize tee shots and set up scoring opportunities," said B.J. Maloy, Evolve Golf Founder and Chief Executive Officer. [... more » ]
"These awards come at the heels of our newly completed $65 million comprehensive resort reinvention," said Joel Paige, General Manager, PGA National Resort & Spa. [... more » ]
"Further validation of the unforgettable golf experience presented by Half Moon Bay Golf Links," said Mark Kendall, President of Kenmark Golf Management, which operates the golf courses. [... more » ]
"We felt the show hit the mark again and was a total success," said Carolyn Alt., Show Manager for the event. "The patrons really appreciated the headliners and special features." [... more » ]
"We are hopeful that we can build on the success of 2009 and make this a regular event in our golfing calendar," said Bernard Petine, managing director at Chateau des Vigiers. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to continue our relationship with ECCO, the market leader for comfortable, quality, luxury golf shoes," said Alexandra Armas, executive director of the Ladies European Tour. [... more » ]
"We believe the superior comfort, performance, value and style of our footwear will be of great appeal to the VGM Club membership," said Steve Mann, founder, president and CEO of Dawgs Golf. [... more » ]
"The flexibility and convenience has made our interest-free financing plan very popular," said Rick Braught, who along with his wife Barbara, owns The Territory. "This is an excellent opportunity." [... more » ]
If Tiger is coming out on Friday to announce he’ll play at the Tavistock Cup or doesn't really reveal anything timely or newsworthy other than a "whoops, my bad," we can all light the torches at that point. [... more » ]
Rose Hill G.C. in Bluffton, S.C. reopened under new management a year or so ago. It’s no easy task to resurrect a long-moribund golf course, with grass growing head-high, and trees sprouting from dispossessed, hardscrabbled bunkers. But Head Professional Jimmy Powell, and the superintendent and his hardworking crew are doing just that. [... more » ]