Golf News for Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Feherty is the first original Golf Channel series created since the golf cable network became a member of the NBC Sports Group following the Comcast-NBCUniversal transaction in January. No topic is off limits in this 12-part series which will share revealing interviews with well-known personalities from all walks of life ... along with unique stories and anecdotes from the brilliant yet zany mind of David Feherty. [... more » ]
"This weekend's global tournaments offered some amazing drama, and they clearly demonstrated how True Temper shafts maximize a player's ability," said Scott Hennessy, president of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"We receive outstanding feedback on our gloves," said Kent Wheeler, director of sales and marketing, Etonic Worldwide. "The glove has a unique island thumb technology that ensures the same fit as the first time it is worn." [... more » ]
"Working together with Michelob ULTRA, we have created a fun promotion that is sure to be a winner this Father's Day season," said Dan Murphy, Bridgestone Golf's Vice President of Marketing. [... more » ]
"The most effective way to lower scores is through short game improvement," said Filmalter. "At The Old American's short game schools, I will show golfers how to improve their putting stroke." [... more » ]
"David holds in-depth knowledge of the golf industry," said Jim Bailey, Managing Partner of ICS. "This makes him ideal to help golf course, club and resort partners of ICS increase margins on their food-and-beverage programs." [... more » ]
"It was a tremendously enjoyable event, played in fantastic weather conditions. Golf is a fun game," said Mike O'Connell, Hoebridge Golf Centre Senior General Manager. [... more » ]
"Outside of the death of Osama Bin Laden, weather has dominated the headlines across a sizeable portion of the US geography," said Jim Koppenhaver, president of Pellucid Corp. [... more » ]
"This new agreement is an important and welcome step forward for CMM. It was a pleasure to work with BIGGA's chairman, Andrew Mellon," said Ian Timberlake, Principal Consultant at Colt Mackenzie McNair. [... more » ]
"Golf is a game that can be enjoyed by all the family, and our open day offers families the perfect opportunity to experience a fun-filled day out," said Nick Birch, Ramsdale Park Golf Centre General Manager. [... more » ]
One thing Americans aren't used to when they go to Scotland to play golf is the fact that they have to walk most, if not all, the golf courses over there. Knowing that, I opted to go the Fred Couples route and try out Ecco's Golf Street shoes combined with Kentwool Tour golf socks. [... more » ]
This year's Solheim Cup heads to Ireland taking place at the new Jack Nicklaus-designed Castle Killeen golf course in Dunsany, Co. Meath just northwest of Dublin. The newly opened Castle Killeen course, an interesting combo of links meets parkland with thick grasses and deep bunkers fanning out from the 12th-century castle, debuted its first major event last year at the Ladies Irish Open. [... more » ]