Golf News for Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Nearly 70 golf courses throughout North America joined the past few weeks, offering golfers the chance to book exclusive tee times through the web site. The courses join the more than 3,200 golf courses using, the Internet's largest and most comprehensive tee-time booking service. [... more » ]
"I would like to congratulate the winner of the PGA Championship and in doing so, becoming only the third player in at least 100 years to win a major championship in his first try," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of the Players Towel. "These difficult conditions required a golf towel that maintained its integrity to keep the player's hands and equipment dry and clean ... and the dominant towel was the Players Towel." [... more » ]
"Two feet at a time, we are gaining increasing popularity among the sport's elite," says Mark Kent, President and CEO of KENTWOOL. "Once golfers feel the comfort and how the socks protect against blisters, our phones ring off the hook with requests for more pairs." [... more » ]
The "Dollie Llama's Days of Summer Package at Talamore Resort" lets you experience the premier Sandhills golf resort experience: Talamore Golf Resort is a first-class Village of Pinehurst-area getaway like no other. Enjoy legendary golf by Arnold Palmer, Rees Jones, Jack Nicklaus, Donald Ross, Mike Strantz, Gary Player and more! [... more » ]
Waldorf Astoria Golf Club, the first Rees Jones-designed golf course in Orlando, is this week's featured property at, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Orlando. [... more » ]
"We are excited to demonstrate our products at the PGA Expo Demo Night!" said Terry Anton, co-founder and CEO of SNAG Golf. "Thousands of pros around the world have found our coaching system to be a great way to bring more people to the game, and to make additional income." [... more » ]
"The development of Ocean Dunes was a truly ground-breaking achievement," said Ocean Dunes General Manager Glenn Cassells, an Australian whose professional experience in Vietnam dates back to 2000. "It laid a foundation for all the new golf courses Vietnam has seen developed since, and all those being developed right now." [... more » ]
WCI Communities, the Bonita Springs-based lifestyle community developer and homebuilder, is offering unique ways for area golfers to support the United States Armed Forces during Labor Day weekend. "Patriot Golf Day" extends Friday, Sept. 2 through Monday, Sept. 5, and benefits the Folds of Honor Foundation, which supports families of military personnel who have become disabled or lost their lives in the line of duty. Last year's effort raised nearly $17,000 for the foundation. [... more » ]