Golf News for Monday, January 24, 2011
"With golf businesses focused on scrutinizing expenditures, ICS offers hassle-free access to competitively priced, high-quality products," said Rich Katz, Managing Director of Buffalo. [... more » ]
"There is a different feel about 2011, and it definitely has a positive edge," said Lee Derrick, chairman of Golf Tourism Scotland. "Looking forward I see an exciting year ahead and increasing optimism." [... more » ]
"I was extremely pleased with their ability to drill down to our local level and provide intelligent analysis and insight from the over 1,000 survey responses," said Bruce Gerlander, Orange County National General Manager. [... more » ]
The Lexington course at Revere Golf Club, a Billy Casper-Greg Nash design that Golf Digest rated 4 1/2 stars, is this week's featured golf course at LasVegasGolf.com, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Las Vegas. [... more » ]
"All of our new tops are made with a beautiful blend of modal and spandex, which is breathable, drapes well and has great return," said Birdy & Grace co-founders Sharon Sunoo and Teress Stephens. [... more » ]
"Golfers must be able to see subtle contours. The Revelry Composite Hybrid allows users to do just that, even in different and constantly changing light conditions," said company founder Jeff Herold. [... more » ]
"Following some best practices in retail can make the difference between a profitable golf shop and one which wishes it were profitable," said Tom Davidson, the 2010 PGA Merchandiser of the Year for resort facilities. [... more » ]
"Few courses on the Carolina coast can boast views of the Atlantic Ocean from seven tees," said Robert Norton, general manager of the Bald Head Island Club. "It tests golfers, yet gives them a chance." [... more » ]
"A hole-in-one is a great achievement for any golfer and to shoot your third at 70 years-of-age is fantastic, congratulations to James," said Mel Drake, Thornbury Golf Centre General Manager. [... more » ]
"Druh is obviously extremely pleased and proud to have been selected as the belt of choice by the world's number one golfer, Lee Westwood," said Alec Pettigrew, director of Druh Belts & Buckles. [... more » ]
"A long-time fan of Westin, Furyk credits the brand's wellness programming with helping him perform at his best," said Brian Povinelli, VP Brand Management, North America, for Westin Hotels & Resorts. [... more » ]
Phil Kenyon is a long standing putting specialist and leads the Accredited Instructors Programme, that allows Golf Teaching Professionals to increase their knowledge of Putting. [... more » ]
Women almost never look for their balls, partially because they're not in the weeds as much - and I'm also guessing would prefer to not risk scuffing their shoes for the sake of a ball. Women aren't the reason that golf courses are long and expensive and seem to require more acres and time now than ever before - men are. [... more » ]
With apologies to Florida or Michigan - the latter of which has more courses per capita than any other state - California can’t be beat when it comes to variety in terms of design, terrain and climate. [... more » ]