Golf News for Tuesday, April 19, 2011
"Payne Stewart Golf Club is a first-rate facility that is unlike any club in the country," said John Easterbrook, executive vice president, operations, Troon Golf. "We are very pleased to be involved." [... more » ]
It will be winner take all as 11 professional golfers put their golf skills - and money - on the line when Golf Channel's popular Big Break series returns for its 15th season on May 16 at 9:30 p.m. ET. The champion will take home the most valuable prize in Big Break history -- an exemption to a 2012 PGA TOUR event and a minimum of $55,000 in cash. [... more » ]
"We're excited to be the only brand to offer both a white and black driver model to golfers this season," said Brian Zender, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cobra-Puma Golf. [... more » ]
"As the leader in hybrid and hybrid-iron design, we are proud to introduce this new line that truly delivers more distance than any other product on the market," said Chip Brewer, President and CEO of Adams Golf. [... more » ]
"So many professional caddies on the PGA Tour have committed to use this rangefinder in practice rounds and other preparations for tournament play," said Andy York, a Leupold's vice president. [... more » ]
"Receiving this recognition from Conde Nast Traveler is very significant," said George P. Corchis Jr., president and chief operating officer of MGM Resorts International's Regional Operations. [... more » ]
"The PGA Tour has always been a leader in philanthropy," said President Clinton. "I'm so pleased that my Foundation has committed to working with the Tour and Humana to raise awareness for global health." [... more » ]
"Eagle Point is very excited to be able to host this great event," said Club President Bobby Long. "This is a unique opportunity for us to showcase our facility and to work hand in hand with the AJGA." [... more » ]
"Golf is a game all the family can enjoy," said Tristan Hall, Aldwickbury Park Golf Club General Manager. "Aldwickbury Park offers a warm welcome to everyone, both players and social visitors." [... more » ]
"We thought it was such a great idea and a practical way to use our site to promote the well-meaning charity functions that the golf industry is party to each year," said CEO, Jill Lazusky. [... more » ]
I'm sure even the editors at Golf Digest will tell you their new 2011-2012 Top Public Golf Courses rankings smack of imperfection. But we can all play Monday morning caddie right? So here are my 10 initial thoughts upon scanning the list. [... more » ]