Golf News for Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Golf Channel will deliver more than 25 hours of comprehensive news coverage of this week’s Open Championship from Royal St. George’s, featuring live news reports, inside analysis, player interviews, special guest appearances and compelling features of the men’s third major championship of 2011. [... more » ]
Morning Drive will expand to four hours Wednesday-Friday this week to provide expanded news coverage of the Open Championship and the American Century Championship. Holly Sonders will sit down with celebrity participants at the American Century Championship in Lake Tahoe for interviews that will air within Morning Drive throughout the week. [... more » ]
"Mr. Hope epitomized a healthy lifestyle, living to be 100. We will continue to honor his legacy and be forever grateful for what he did for golf, this tournament, the PGA Tour and charity," said PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem. [... more » ]
"Players worldwide on all the major Tours continue to trust our premium shafts to optimize performance and achieve unprecedented results," said Robb Schikner, VP of Sales and Marketing of UST Mamiya. [... more » ]
"MLT offers the player enhanced performance and feel," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. "The consistent taper and slim profile produces a shaft with consistent performance, flex and feel." [... more » ]
"This is one of the great things about being the kind of company we are -- small and focused on careful, handcrafted work. So we can satisfy golfers' appetites for clubs," said Adam Barr, president of Miura. [... more » ]
"Seeing Softspikes on most of the Tour players is a great indicator of the brand's quality," said John Hohman, VP of Marketing, PrideSports. "It is so exciting to see more and more Pros sporting our cleats." [... more » ]
"My caddie said right before I hit that last putt that he thought I had a better world ranking than the others so I said: 'Right, well let's make sure I hole it'," said Barclays Scottish Open T3 finisher. [... more » ]
Since July is PGA Family Golf Month at Wintergreen Resort, children under the age of 16 can play either of Wintergreen Resort's two courses - Stoney Creek or Devils Knob - free for the entire month. [... more » ]
"Golf represents the ultimate prep lifestyle, and we are excited to expand our presence in the performance area," said Tommy Hilfiger. "Our golf collection is inspired by the integrity and tradition of the sport." [... more » ]
"Fast Track Golf is one of the alternative golf concepts we have successfully implemented at Crystal Springs," said Art Walton, VP of Golf Operations. "We want our guests to have a great time here." [... more » ]