Golf News for Monday, October 17, 2011
"Fall is a great time to work on your game," said Doug Weaver, director of instruction at Palmetto Dunes Golf Academy. "Take a couple days off to really focus on improving your golf skills through all these new offerings." [... more » ]
Morning Drive, Golf Channel’s morning show hosted by Erik Kuselias and Gary Williams, airs live Monday-Friday from 7-9 a.m. ET and re-airs Monday-Wednesday from 9-11 a.m. ET. Monday-Wednesday, Williams will report on-site from the PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda, where he will caddie for Rory McIlroy in Monday’s pro-am. Golf Channel contributor John Feinstein will make his Morning Drive host debut Tuesday-Friday, filling in for Williams. [... more » ]
On Golf Channel's Big Break Ireland, team chemistry will disappear with one team when poor play by a teammate will cause tension as the competitors display some of the best golf seen this season in match play. Further into the episode, a surprising decision by a team captain will put one team on the brink of elimination. [... more » ]
The Club Med Golf Academy is powered by Brad Brewer, the Golf Channel's lead online instructor and protege of golf legend Arnold Palmer, and Don Law, award-winning Junior golf instructor. [... more » ]
"Our aim at Yas Links has always been to offer only the very best service to our customers," said Chris White, GM of Aldar Properties (Golf Division), developer of Yas Links. "We are very proud of our team." [... more » ]
"We look forward with great anticipation to announcing other significant player and celebrity commitments in the weeks ahead," said Larry Thiel, Humana Challenge tournament chairman. [... more » ]
"The growth and continued excellence of the EWGA Championship demonstrates our ongoing commitment to providing women with more opportunities through the game of golf," said Pam Swensen, CEO of the EWGA. [... more » ]
Omni Amelia Island Plantation's latest vacation package lets you enjoy luxurious oceanfront accommodations; backwater fishing with reputable local company; private catch-of-the-day fish fry and complimentary bourbon and local brewed beer tasting at the Falcon's Nest; round of golf on either Oak Marsh or Ocean Links per registered guest. [... more » ]
"The Fires i Festes is Girona's biggest festival of the year and the long-established fiesta, in which all our residents get involved," said Ramón Ramos, Director at Costa Brava Pirineu de Girona. [... more » ]
"Nothing is more rewarding than sharing my passion for teaching the game of golf and engaging the apprentices while teaching a seminar. You can see them just come to life. It's very satisfying," said Alvarez. [... more » ]
"I am very excited about the opportunity to lead our new campus in the Dallas area," said Gossett, who comes with more than 16 years of experience in the industry. "Dallas is one of the best golf markets." [... more » ]
"His familiarity with the industry and ability to strengthen relationships will help even more golf clubs and resorts throughout the west benefit," said Jim Bailey, Managing Partner of ICS. [... more » ]
"Bunkers in Baghdad is looking forward to working with America's up-and-coming golfers on the International Junior Golf Tour," said Joseph Hanna, President and Founder of Bunkers in Baghdad, Inc. [... more » ]