Golf News for Friday, February 4, 2011
"This is an impressive start to what should be a great year, and evidence of the tremendous amount of momentum at Golf Channel," said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley. "It's also a real testament to the great work not only being done by Tom Stathakes and his production and programming team, but also by all areas of the network, as well." [... more » ]
"The PGA of America is very pleased to support the Lorena Ochoa Golf Foundation by helping facilities leverage the opportunity to attract new golfers," said PGA of America President Allen Wronowski. [... more » ]
Twenty-one golf courses across the country joined's online tee-time platform this past week, with four courses in the Detroit area, three in metropolitan Boston and two in the Chicago-metropolitan area leading the way. The courses join the more than 2,500 golf courses throughout North America using, the Internet's largest and most comprehensive tee-time booking service. [... more » ]
"We're pleased to be able to present an event that has become a wonderful tradition in Orange County, as well as a significant fund raiser for charity," said Jim Hindman, president of The Allergan Foundation. [... more » ]
"Each one of these professional golfers bring their own sense of style and flair to the game and the Cobra and Puma brands," said Bob Philion, President Cobra-Puma Golf. [... more » ]
"We are very happy for the Sedgefield membership and McConnell Golf because this purchase is very positive," said Wyndham Championship tournament director Mark Brazil. [... more » ]
"We fully anticipate that the combined synergistic talents of our companies will provide unique and powerful results for our current and future clients," said Three Oaks President Michael T. Padden. [... more » ]
"Recognition by the International Network of Golf is something we're very proud of and we feel "The Little One" is definitely worthy of this distinction," said Dan Bonomo, President/CEO PSP Golf. [... more » ]
"I'm thrilled that women golfers across the country have embraced MADCAPZ women's caps and visors as a colorful, feminine alternative, " said Carrie Bell MADCAPZ president and founder. [... more » ]
"Florida State is one of the elite college golf programs in the country and their choice to return to SouthWood for the Seminole Intercollegiate is a testament to the quality of the golf course," said Beth Murphy, GM. [... more » ]
"I'm looking forward to contributing to what is quickly becoming known as the most sought after playing experience in Texas," said Doran, who will oversee outreach to members and potential members. [... more » ]
Golf conditioning is about getting your body in shape to perform through a full 18 holes, and it's harder than it sounds. At the Boulders Resort in north Scottsdale, I took part in the Golden Door Spa's Golf Conditioning class. It's free to resort guests and led by LPGA professional and teaching instructor at the Boulders, Judy Roer. [... more » ]