Golf News for Thursday, August 19, 2010
"The layouts at these championship courses will provide a tough test for our competitors and breathtaking views for our viewers," said Tom Stathakes, Golf Channel Senior VP of programming, production and operations. [... more » ]
"The best players on Tour including the #1 ranked player in Putts Per Green in Regulation and #1 in Putting Average on the PGA Tour trust The Kure to fine-tune their putting," said Bill Henwood, President of Solid Golf. [... more » ]
"Aldila's 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 » ]
"Circling Raven and Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort & Hotel are honored to once again be part of GOLF magazine's esteemed list of great courses in America," said CDA Casino Resort CEO David Lasarte Meeks. [... more » ]
"We are extremely pleased that GOLF Magazine has once again selected the North Course as one of the top courses in the country," said Archie Cart, General Manager Lake of Isles. [... more » ]
MIGF 2010 pushes boundaries with innovative ideas, departing from the usual trade-oriented golf trade fairs with distinct consumer and public attractions including the "Peace Tree". [... more » ]
"We are pleased to do our part to ensure that our wounded and disabled veterans have a chance to enjoy the great game of golf," said Joshua Valliere, manager of [... more » ]
"These are not won by a popularity contest," said John Fornaro, publisher, The BoardRoom. "Clubs are judged by their departments, programs and their staff…the very reason members use the facility." [... more » ]
"The Golf Links of Scotland," an ultra-deluxe, hand-tooled leather-bound tome that surely will be recognized as the ultimate hole-by-hole tour of the venerable Old Course at St. Andrews. [... more » ]
A couple of quick quiet statements walking off the tee box would have squelched the controversy. A brief reading of the rule sheet earlier in the week would have helped also. We can all point fingers, but Dustin Johnson is at fault and he handled it admirably. Situations like this will put a strain on a caddie/player relationship, we’ll have to wait and see how things pan out. [... more » ]
After our morning round at Tierra Verde Golf Club in Arlington, Texas, we were simply stunned by lunch. I was just about to order a cheeseburger when I decided to flip over the menu, and there on the other side was an extensive listing of tapas. So we decided to order a variety of items - like Piquillos rellenos, which is roasted peppers stuffed with goat cheese, chicken empanadas and Costillas de Cordero (little lamb chops) - for the whole table. They didn't last long. [... more » ]