Golf News for Monday, August 8, 2011
Golf Channel is primed to deliver nearly 50 hours of comprehensive news coverage of the PGA Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club in Johns Creek, Ga., featuring live news reports, inside analysis, player interviews, special guest appearances and compelling features. [... more » ]
Kicking off Golf Channel’s PGA Championship news coverage will be Morning Drive, hosted by Erik Kuselias and Gary Williams. The show will expand on Tuesday and Wednesday to cover pre-tournament news conferences, and also will air seven days next week, featuring live guests from Atlanta Athletic Club, daily. [... more » ]
Falcon Ridge Golf Club in Mesquite, Nev. is this week's featured golf course at LasVegasGolf.com, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Nevada. Falcon Ridge boasts some of the most beautiful landsapes one has ever seen. [... more » ]
Innovative Concepts, LLC, manufacturer of Tour Sticks, has released the best new putting aid for the game called Tour Stroke. Inspired by and developed with PGA Tour players and the assistance of Tour Sticks ambassador, five-time PGA winner Billy Mayfair, the Tour Stroke will help with eye alignment, stroke-path, stroke-length and stroke-shape. [... more » ]
"With the popularity of our lightweight SoooLong 175 gram club head and our lightweight SoooLong 45 gram shafts, we are now able to not only pair it up with our new Superlite grip but the use of this grip even makes the lightweight combination of heads and shafts feel and work even better," said Alvin Cruz, VP of Sales for Integra Golf. [... more » ]
Play where the pros play with Turning Stone Resort & Casino's "Be Our Next Champion Package!" Turning Stone boasts exquisite design and beautiful scenery on some of the country's top award-winning golf courses. It truly is the perfect golf retreat. The vacation package includes two nights accommodations at The Lodge, Tower or Hotel. One round each at Atunyote, Shenendoah and Kaluhyat. [... more » ]
"Visiting Ohio's No. 1-ranked public course will be a treat," says Billy Casper, a member of the PGA and World Golf Hall of Fame. "I enjoy sharing tales and tips with golfers who love the game and its history and traditions." [... more » ]
"Yas Links has, since its opening, received many rave reviews, helping us achieve our aim of creating a 'must-play' venue for golfers across the world -- and we now have an official, published certification to endorse that positive feedback," said Chris White, General Manager of Aldar Properties (Golf Division), developer of Yas Links. [... more » ]
"As a woman-owned business, I have been thrilled with the level of support I have gotten from EWGA," says Thadine Clifton, founder and CEO of Collé Products. "They have gone above and beyond to provide personal encouragement, marketing collaboration, and networking opportunities for my business initiatives. EWGA is a first-class organization and I am proud to be a sponsor of such a dynamic group." [... more » ]
"It's a great event, it's a great charity," said Mr. Donald J. Trump. "Dan Scavino has done a fantastic job with everything. St. Jude is just fantastic. I really felt I had an obligation to come out." [... more » ]
"We have sold three condos and three houses and the program seems to be gaining momentum," said Terry Schieber, Tullymore's chief executive officer. "We're very happy with the effort, and would like to sell the other 12 left in the inventory before the end of the summer." [... more » ]
"It has been a joy to see so many youngsters picking up the golf bug and getting into the game," Gordon Forster, Abbey Hill Golf Centre General Manager, said. "David has worked exceptionally hard to make our coaching courses fun and informative to ensure the children continue to enjoy the sport and the health benefits it brings." [... more » ]