Golf News for Monday, November 21, 2011
"We certainly appreciate the platform that Morning Drive has given the LPGA this year and I'm looking forward to co-hosting on Monday,” said Whan. “With as much as I talk, I hope Gary and the guests can get a word in." [... more » ]
Golf Channel’s coverage of The Presidents Cup broke another record, with Day Two viewership topping Day One -- the previous best day -- to become the most-watched day on cable in the history of the biennial tournament, according to preliminary national ratings released by Nielsen. [... more » ]
In a season that started with 12 competitors, Golf Channel’s Big Break Ireland reality series has narrowed the field to the final two players -- Julien Trudeau and Mark Murphy -- who will grind it out at historic K Club in a dramatic singles match on the season finale, Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET. [... more » ]
Kingsbarns Golf Links has started its second decade in operation with a flourish as the 2011 season has seen it reach a significant milestone, win a prestigious award and achieve an impressive rise in the golf course rankings. Following last year's tenth anniversary celebrations Kingsbarns has refused to rest on its laurels and has continued the momentum this year with some notable achievements. [... more » ]
"The PGA Merchandise Show is and always has been a premier place to launch new products and generate excitement among our customers and the media," said TaylorMade-adidas Golf CMO Bob Maggiore. [... more » ]
"These balls, which are called almostGolf, go the first 20 yards like a real golf ball. It's a really neat way to practice in your own backyard," said golf guru Dave Pelz in a recent interview. [... more » ]
The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, offers a getaway that will test your handicap and soothe your soul. This Arizona vacation package lets you enjoy your choice daily of: unlimited golf on one of our championship golf courses OR one $150 credit for spa services at our world-renowned Golden Door Spa. You will also be able to enjoy one of six restaurants with a daily $25 food and beverage credit. [... more » ]
"Mission Hills China's success recognizes the resort's continued excellence in delivering a great golfing experience," said Peter Walton, Chief Executive, International Association of Golf Tourism Operators. [... more » ]
"I first tried Kentwool during the 2011 U.S. Women's Open and was immediately hooked," said O'Toole. "They're the most comfortable socks I've ever worn and help my feet stay energized and blister-free all round long." [... more » ]
"As we grow our application development business, it was important to us to find a way to serve our GreenFinder customers. We found an excellent solution partner in GolfLogix," said Brian Semkowski, President of Itinerant. [... more » ]
"We are really proud of the way each campus stepped up and demonstrated a way to honor all veterans on 11-11-11," said Mike Largent, president of Golf Academy of America. [... more » ]
"Feel Golf is delighted to be headquartered in Central Florida and we're excited to be involved in the Orlando community," said president of Feel Golf, Inc. Lee Miller. "The Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is an exceptional charity that makes such a local impact on vital children's services." [... more » ]