Golf News for Friday, May 27, 2011
PowerPlay Golf driven by SAAB: Ignition, the first in a series of nine-hole risk-and-reward PowerPlay Golf tournaments, features a star-studded international field playing The Twenty Ten Course at The Celtic Manor Resort, on Monday, May 30, with live, start-to-finish coverage on Golf Channel. [... more » ]
"I am delighted to be getting this festival of golf off the ground. We have worked hard in the last decade to establish our customer base and our reputation," said Jan Makarius, CEO of Abante Golf. [... more » ]
"We as a company understand how effective the performance characteristics are of our soft face inserts," said STX Director of Golf Steve Henneman. "It further validates our expertise and putter line." [... more » ]
"Graphite Design shafts continue to be a favorite among professionals on all Tours because they continue to perform consistently week after week," said Tak Yamada, VP of Sales & Marketing, Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"We are excited to offer these fantastic savings this Memorial Day Weekend," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf. "We are especially happy to provide our armed forces and veterans with exceptional discounts." [... more » ]
I added the 'Morning Drive Nine' special to cater to our busy customers who juggle work, family and commitments by giving them the opportunity to play a speedy nine holes," said Mahlon Dow, manager and head professional. [... more » ]
"Our objective from day one was to create a club that mirrored some of the other great golf courses of the world," said Ross Robertson, Director of Golf Operations at Elea Estate. [... more » ]
"Rory is a gifted golfer," said Trion:Z CEO Toru Kamatari. "He is going to play Congressional aggressively and he could be a great choice for the Trion:Z US Open promotion." [... more » ]
No PR campaign will convince golfers to speed up their pace of play by moving up to the appropriate tees. But making hackers pay more to play from the tips -- or offering a discount to play from the red tees -- just might, Tucker writes. [... more » ]
Historic Point O’ Woods Golf and Country Club in Benton Harbor, Mich. has hosted 38 Western Amateurs, won by such notable golfers as Tiger Woods, Curtis Strange, Ben Crenshaw and Jack Nicklaus, to name a few. Folks, this is classic golf, as Johnny Miller might say. There’s nothing tricked up about Point O’ Woods. [... more » ]
Golfers looking to escape the summer heat will find cool vacation options in the Canadian Rockies. All seven golf courses in Alberta, banded together as Canadian Rockies Golf, are open for the season and are welcoming golfers to see elk in the fairways and dramatic elevation changes amid the majestic mountains. [... more » ]