Golf News for Thursday, June 16, 2011
The NBC Sports Group will present unprecedented national, regional and digital coverage this week of the 2011 U.S. Open Championship from Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md. "Golf Channel on NBC" will present 16 hours of live coverage this Thursday-Sunday, making the U.S. Open the only tournament with weekday network-television coverage. [... more » ]
"This time of year golfers can easily play 36 holes a day at one of our nine courses as well as fish on one of the coast's hottest spots," said Duncan Millar, executive director of Golf Gulf Shores. [... more » ]
"The shaft is an entirely new generation of very stable, low-torque super-light weight golf shafts that are designed to provide top performance for today's golfers," says Chris Hilleary, president of Aerotech Golf. [... more » ]
Led by their triple threat of patented shaft design technologies, "The Hottest Shafts In Golf" won the wood and hybrid shaft manufacturer counts at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, according to the Darrell Survey. [... more » ]
Sun Mountain congratulates Lisa Ferrero on carrying a Sun Mountain Superlight 3.5 golf bag to her victory at the Teva Championship. This victory marks Ferrero's second win of the season. [... more » ]
The IonLoop Congressional logoed U.S. Open bracelets have been produced with three different band colors: red, white, and blue -- each featuring the official 2011 U.S. Open Congressional logo. [... more » ]
"We're honored to receive this industry recognition for the 13th year in a row," said Gary Brielmayer, General Manager. "This repeated honor is a testament to the dedication of our staff to provide excellence." [... more » ]
"With students from 31 countries, our brand will be cemented as the epicenter of golf and tennis for serious junior players," said Peter Orrell, President and CEO of Junior Golf Corporation. [... more » ]
"We are very excited about the opportunity to partner with the Gateway Pro Tour as an official sponsor," said Chris Hunkler, president of Golf Academy of America. "The Gateway Pro Tour has an excellent reputation." [... more » ]
"Golf Belles, Glove It and associated Sponsor Partners are dedicating their time, effort and financial resources to the charitable golf tournament," said Golf Belles Chief Executive Belle Susanita de Diego. [... more » ]
If you haven't incorporated the terms "dry-fit" and "lunarlon" into your vocabulary, consider it. Nike's premium fabric, the dry-fit, stretches and molds to your physique in a way unlike any other on the market can do. [... more » ]
Anybody who reads this blog knows the whining about my back pain never ceases. My wife has had enough of it. So she gave me a Hug. The Hug, made by KOALA, is a dynamic lumbar support brace. It’s probably the best back support I’ve used since I injured my back two decades ago. [... more » ]