Golf News for Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Members of NBC and NBC Sports' on-air teams -- including Matt Lauer, Bob Costas, Cris Collinsworth, and Tony Dungy -- are scheduled to join Golf Channel's live morning show, Morning Drive, as special guest contributors this week, discussing headlines in the world of golf, sports, business and entertainment. [... more » ]
MetroWest Golf Club, a Robert Trent Jones, Sr. design conveniently located just minutes away from the Universal Orlando Resort, is this week's featured golf course at, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Orlando. [... more » ]
"I think the AGA can do for golf courses what snowboarding did for ski slope operators," said Alternative Golf Association Commissioner Scott McNealy, a 3-handicap better known as founder and longtime CEO of Sun Microsystems. [... more » ]
"Volunteering is a great way to get involved, to meet players and fans, and to represent your community," said Susan Harris, tournament co-chair and Sweetgrass marketing director. [... more » ]
Golf Summerlin is pleased to announce that the new 2011 Taylor Made R11, Titleist 910D2 and Callaway Razor Hawk drivers will be available in the pro shop at all three of its courses. [... more » ]
"The validation ProQuip recently received during the Ryder Cup was thrilling -- a clear testament as to why we are excited to offer these products in 2011 to our market," said Peter Dalton, CEO, ProQuip USA. [... more » ]
"We've come up with a better solution that provides golfers with all relevant distances on the course, including the distance to the pin, and for much less money," said Richard Edmonson, CEO, SkyGolf. [... more » ]
"Our State of the Industry is not a labor of love, but rather a cold-eyed gathering of fact s along with critical analysis that should be the basis of your business decisions," said Pellucid President Jim Koppenhaver. [... more » ]
"Thousand Hills and Pointe Royale enhance the choices our wonderful golf destination offers visitors," said Ross Summers, President/CEO, Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and CVB. [... more » ]
Kauai's golf courses and resorts have been upgrading left and right in recent years, and the Prince course is one of the last to undergo its own enhancements. Poipu Bay Golf Course just reopened after reseeding its greens with paspalum turf, and Kauai Lagoons is nearing completion of its 27-hole transformation and currently open as well. [... more » ]
As the much of the country, including the New York area, gets socked by another winter storm, it's time to start dreaming about the golf season. And as a colleague recently reminded me, there is no shortage of great courses in the greater New York area. [... more » ]