Golf News for Thursday, September 2, 2010
"Wynn has been open for just over five years, and we felt is was time to do more than just refresh the rooms, but to really give them a completely different feel," said Wynn Las Vegas and Encore President Andrew Pascal. "The new rooms are fresh and crisp and light; they are incredibly uplifting." [... more » ]
The winner of last week's Johnnie Walker Championship at The Gleneagles Hotel in Scotland used a Callie putter. The previous week, the winner of the Czech Open used the Mollie putter. [... more » ]
"This is a well deserved victory for the winner of The Barclays," said Mr. Tak Yamada, VP of Sales & Marketing, Graphite Design. "He has been playing well all year and we are pleased that he used our shafts." [... more » ]
"We are already well into the design and development process with U.S. Solheim Cup Captain Rosie Jones and her assistants to deliver a state-of-the-art rainsuit," said Mark Fletcher, President of Sunice. [... more » ]
"The leaderboards across all professional tours continue to be dominated by Softspikes, and this past weekend proved even more successful for us," said John Hohman, VP of Marketing, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"I couldn't believe it when they told me I won," said winner D Sibley. "It took only two minutes to complete the Census and, for helping this great game, I was rewarded with new irons that are going straight in my bag." [... more » ]
"We are very excited to have this," said Hanford Choy, CEO of EZLinks. "Many of our clients rely on us for their email marketing, so it's critical we have a system in place that ensures world class delivery rates." [... more » ]
"Our Eight-Nine-Ten Golf Special is a perfect opportunity for our many hotel, condominium and resident guests to enjoy the game of golf," said Johnny Eusebio, Head Golf Professional at Waikoloa Beach Resort. [... more » ]
"The St. Regis Punta Mita Golf Invitational is the ideal tournament for golf enthusiasts and amateurs alike," said Jean-Pierre Sorin, general manager of the St. Regis Punta Mita Resort. [... more » ]
"Billy Casper Golf has a proven track record restoring golf assets to their former luster," says L. Wayne McClain, President and CEO of Putnam State Bank, owner of Tomoka Oaks Golf and Country Club. [... more » ]
Why is it that 900,000 women enter the game of golf each year making it the fastest growing segment of new golfers in the market … yet about the same number give up on it in the same period? Two organizations are trying to change all this: The EWGA (Executive Women’s Golf Association) and Boardroom Golf. [... more » ]
Relatively speaking, the PGA Tour’s decision to modify the rule that disqualified Jim Furyk from the Barclays PGA Tour playoff event last week came in lightening speed. Usually these sorts of things have to be mulled over in committee meetings, debated to death, and then tabled for a later meeting before action is taken. But in this case, common sense prevailed quickly. [... more » ]