Golf News for Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Forty-seven golf courses across the country joined GolfNow.com's online tee-time platform this past week, continuing the website's strong growth in 2011. The courses join the more than 2,700 golf courses throughout North America already using the service, which is the internet's largest and most comprehensive tee-time booking site. [... more » ]
"GolfTEC's business model offers an incredible amount of support to franchise owners," said Cory Collins, Director of Franchise Sales for GolfTEC. "It's essentially a turnkey operation for an investor." [... more » ]
"These figures provide the evidence that although we are still experiencing a great deal of economic insecurity, people are still willing to pay their money to play golf," said Jerry Kilby, UKGCOA Executive Director. [... more » ]
"This is one more way we can provide our clients, both new and loyal repeat customers, with the information they need to make golf-ball selections," said Joshua Valliere, manager of Guaranteed Golf Balls. [... more » ]
"We are proud to be recognized by Golfweek yet again for their 'Best Courses List,'" said Chip Smith, owner and GM at TPC Myrtle Beach. "TPC Myrtle Beach is unlike any other golf course in the Myrtle Beach area." [... more » ]
"To have one golf course recognized by Golfweek among the best courses you can play is one thing, but to have both of our courses ranked is truly an honor," said John Springs, GM of Caledonia Golf & Fish Club and True Blue Plantation. [... more » ]
Golfers can enjoy three days of quality golf at Highland Falls, Palm Valley and Eagle Crest and receive a sleeve of Titleist Pro V1's or Callaway I golf balls for each player. [... more » ]
El Camaleón Mayakoba Golf Club, designed by Greg Norman, is proud to host the only PGA Tour event in México: The Mayakoba Golf Classic and is home to Mexico's only Jim McLean Golf School. [... more » ]
"The PTI Woods are exceptional," said Jennifer King, President of KZG. "They were designed with a cup face, which costs more to manufacture but the result is a hot face with incredible rebound." [... more » ]
"When the opportunity arose to stage this year's GPI at Champions Retreat in Augusta we jumped at it," said Marc Player, CEO of Black Knight International. "We are looking forward to a very successful event." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to partner with East Wind which is one of the most sought-after hotel, wedding and convention facilities in the New York area," said Tallgrass Golf Course General Manager Phil Tita. [... more » ]
The Golf Links at Royal Isabela on the northwest coast of Puerto Rico sits high upon the bluffs of a rugged coastline, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Laid out among the natural contours of the land, there are parts of the course that naturally draw comparisons to Cypress Point, Pebble Beach and the great courses of Scotland and Ireland. [... more » ]
GolfNow.com's last-minute database could serve as a good travel tool for those looking to leave their Midwestern cities like Detroit or Chicago for a last-minute trip. Or, with long summer days, it’s pretty easy to play a P.M. round if you're up for 36 holes. So you could book a golf package with one of the resorts and then leave some space open in the afternoon to book a bargain bonus round nearby through GolfNow.com. [... more » ]
 
Swing Fix