Golf News for Monday, May 23, 2011
Fort McDowell Resort Destination features two top-ranked championship golf courses in Arizona for best Resort, Modern and Casino courses. Golfweek Magazine ranks We-Ko-Pa's Saguaro course as number one for the fifth year in a row, while the Cholla course ranks third on the very same list. [... more » ]
"Kau Sai Chau has been restored into a healthy living landscape with diverse habitats through environmentally sensitive golf development," said Mike Carey, Head of Golf Operations at Kau Sai Chau. [... more » ]
"Many golfers go through their entire careers without shooting a single ace, so to complete a quintuple of aces certainly takes more skill than luck," said Mike O'Connell, Hoebridge Golf Centre Senior GM. [... more » ]
"This is an important step for The National Golf Centre Academy and fantastic news for people looking to sample the game for the first time or golfers seeking to improve their skills," said Head Coach, Neil Harvey. [... more » ]
Scott Leightman "adds even more firepower to our team of talented communications professionals," says Rich Katz, Managing Director of Buffalo. "He helped double media impressions for TaylorMade-adidas Golf over a 12-month period and designed successful NBA Rookie of the Year promotional campaigns for Emeka Okafor and Amar'e Stoudemire." [... more » ]
"We're excited to continue our strong relationship with Jack and host the Mission Hills Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship," says Tenniel Chu, Vice Chairman of Mission Hills Golf Club. [... more » ]
"This was my first course record and my first play-off win so I'm delighted," said Tom Aspital, whose reward is a place in the 15th Faldo Series Europe Grand Final at Lough Erne Resort in Northern Ireland. [... more » ]
"The summer here at Grado is always very beautiful with temperatures high enough for swimming and sun bathing," said Ivan Marzola, the owner of Grado Golf Club and the Tenuta Primero Resort. [... more » ]
"Both players have given us very positive feedback on 'The Little One,' said Dan Bonomo, President/CEO PSP Golf. "When practicing on the range or around the green with a smaller pure target the brain becomes more focused on the task at hand at a much higher level. Transitioning back to a standard club with a much larger sweet-spot builds confidence, more consistency and better accuracy, resulting in lower scores." [... more » ]
"This year's golf days have been some of the most successful we've ever staged, largely due to the generosity of our accredited suppliers," said Eddie Reid, TGI Golf Managing Director. [... more » ]
Perhaps Orlando's top luxury golf experience, the Waldorf Astoria Golf Club, has unveiled a new golf academy for 2011. Heading up the teaching operation is Brian Mogg, whose stable of students have won 22 professional victories in the last 10 years. That includes Y.E. Yang's PGA Championship win over Tiger Woods, as well as D.A. Points' win at the Pebble Beach AT&T National Pro-Am this year. Half-day schools start at $275. [... more » ]
With three excellent golf courses and one neat little nine-hole layout, you would think Kingsmill Resort & Spa in Williamsburg, Virginia, would be a top golf destination. It is. But it has so much more going for it. Kingsmill is a perfect choice for those who want to come here with family or friends and play golf guilt free even if no one else cares a whit about the game. [... more » ]