Golf News for Tuesday, May 17, 2011
"We don't sign players to endorsement contracts, so when they come to us, it's a real compliment," said Adam Barr, president of Miura. "And when they win, we naturally feel very proud." [... more » ]
"It's not just the quantity of pros switching to our tees at a spectacular rate," said Greg MacKeen, inventor of the Tef Tee. "But the quality of those adopting our tee reads like a who's who of golf." [... more » ]
"These women exemplify the outstanding volunteer leadership that is the foundation for the success of our association," said Pam Swensen, CEO of the Executive Women's Golf Association. [... more » ]
"For the average golf fanatic, and there's a lot of them out there, Golf Fest is like a dream come true," said Kris Strauss, vice president of sales and marketing for OB Sports Golf Management. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to have our golf ball rating method patent granted, recognizing our position as a pioneer and leader in the golf ball fitting movement", said Gary Mayes, President of Equip2Golf, Inc. [... more » ]
"Way back in 1991 when Payne Stewart won the U.S. Open wearing Antigua apparel, we began a fantastic relationship with Tournament Sports Marketing", said Ron McPherson, CEO of the Antigua Group. [... more » ]
All teams that register to participate in the Long Drive and/or Putting Challenges will automatically be entered to win a trip featuring five rounds of golf on some of Ireland's most outstanding links courses. [... more » ]
Vacationers who book Turning Stone Resort Casino's "Be Our Next Champion" golf package need not worry about measuring up to the likes of Matt Kuchar or Dustin Johnson - two PGA Tour stars who have hoisted championship trophies while playing tournament golf here at this premier destination in central New York. [... more » ]
"This tournament is destined to become the premier amateur golf event comprised solely of college players in the nation," said Tom O'Malley, chief operating officer of JDM Partners. [... more » ]
Fairway & Greene has been selling luxury golf apparel and sportswear since 1995, carving out a sterling reputation as a high-end apparel company in a market filled with wanna-bees. Its motto is "Clothes that respect the game." They tend to be a shade pricier than other manufacturers, but the old adage 'you get what you pay for' applies. [... more » ]
In "The Art of the Swing," Stan Utley dispels many of the myths that golfers believe, and explains how you can learn through drills and theoretical knowledge to have a golf swing that works for you. I don't often recommend instructional books because they seem to rehash the same old stuff, but this is a refreshingly different approach, both in the method and the presentation. [... more » ]