Golf News for Friday, February 18, 2011
"We are very excited about our new partnership with the Golf Channel and, in particular, that San Diego will be a stop this year on the Golf Channel Am Tour," said Joe Terzi, president & CEO of the San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau. "We look forward to the incredible international exposure this partnership will provide." [... more » ]
"Branson welcomes golfers to our destination, and our eight superb courses, that offers something for everyone," said Ross Summers, President/CEO, Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and CVB. [... more » ]
"Marbas stands for the absolute excellence and quality of its garments - and we wanted to reflect this quintessential message in all facets of our business," said Marbas Golf marketing director, Fabrizio Consoli. [... more » ]
"Growing companies like ours are especially in need of people who want to learn and grow with the business. The PGM program is helping to fill that need," said Key's COO Kip Wolfe. [... more » ]
In total, Golf Channel will broadcast 22 LPGA Tour events - 12 domestic and 10 international. Twelve of the 14 events in North America will be televised live. Golf Channel will program coverage of the remaining seven international events - most originating from Asia - at optimal viewing times. The Solheim Cup will air live. [... more » ]
Three top golf courses on Kaua'i - Puakea, Kaua'i Lagoons and Poipu Bay, with its exceptional new greens - are currently offering huge values with special green fees and sales on merchandise and instruction. [... more » ]
"The Drywick pullover is one of our most versatile pieces and is a year-round essential on the course," said Don Nichols, managing partner of Second Skin Garment Company. [... more » ]
Makaha Resort & Golf Club on Oahu will celebrate the reopening of the course's seventh hole and unveil its newly renovated golf facilities on March 7 with a $7 green fee and $47 room rate. [... more » ]
"Our golf community chooses to support the future of this event, and golf, in a very meaningful way. The corporate exposure value is also strong," said Championship Co-Chair Tony Mancilla. [... more » ]
"This is a great opportunity for Georgetown County to raise awareness of the Hammock Coast and the golf vacation opportunities along our Waccamaw Golf Trail," said Helen Benso, chairman of the TMC. [... more » ]
Finchem joins an elite club of distinguished individuals who have received the Gold Tee Award that includes Bobby Jones, Ben Hogan, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Byron Nelson and more. [... more » ]
The 10th hole at Riviera Country Club is one of the holes I'd most love to play some day. Seeing as though my Hollywood and SoCal connections probably couldn't score me tickets to a George Lopez Tonight taping, I'm left with settling for some of the great, public access short par 4s I've teed it up on. [... more » ]