Golf News for Thursday, January 12, 2012
Shaft designer Kim Braly: "In four years, KBS has achieved unprecedented success and it's directly attributable to the advanced performance of our product line and the enjoyment golfers express when they switch. I'm proud of the strides we've made introducing the most impactful steel shaft series in recent memory and look forward to the unfolding KBS stories in 2012." [... more » ]
Indulge yourself with a day of unlimited golf on Tubac Golf Resort & Spa's 27-hole championship course with a minimum of 18-holes always open for play. Beautiful course with magical views of the Santa Rita Mountains. [... more » ]
"We're picking up right where we left off as the majority of players in this champions-only event selected our spikes to ensure optimum performance," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "CHAMP's technologically advanced spikes are helping professionals and amateurs around the globe achieve their potential on the course." [... more » ]
"Our golf socks created an entirely new premium category and have become one of the fastest-growing products in the entire industry," says Mark Kent, President and CEO of Kentwool. "Feedback from our green grass partners has been tremendous, and now they can generate even more sales with models that keep customers just as comfortable off the course." [... more » ]
"It's obvious to anyone that vision is an integral part of the game," says company founder Jeff Herold. "By using the world's best materials, we've been able to create absolutely gorgeous glasses that reduce glare and allow golfers to see the things they need to see to be better players." [... more » ]
"The Flex offers a comfortable and relaxed fit, plus its waterproof design makes it perfect for everyday use. We look forward to launching this exciting new product at the PGA Show," Colantotte CEO Toru Kamatari said. "We are confident that Trion:Z fans will love this new wristband." [... more » ]
"Our two-day flash sale is a rare opportunity to book a dream vacation for 2012," says Joel Paige, vice president and managing director. "Guests enjoy our great weather, luxurious amenities, unparalleled customer service and exceptional golf courses and instruction programs." [... more » ]
"Jack Nicklaus is esteemed worldwide not just for his record-setting career in golf, but also for his superior sportsmanship, his personal values, his intense preparation and his attention to detail -- all traits that we greatly admire and seek to emulate at Allen Edmonds," said Paul Grangaard, president and CEO of Allen Edmonds. "It is a great honor for us to be working with him." [... more » ]
"This option, unusual from an industry perspective, will appeal to many retailers that would like to have our custom-designed, hand-sewn apparel made exclusively for their clientele," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme. "It could be a differentiator to some clubs." [... more » ]
Although winter has set in, die-hard golfers never stop thinking about their games. In fact, the off-season is often the ideal time for many to set new goals and to even start some practice drills ahead of the 2012 golf season. That's why the headliners for the 24th West Michigan Golf Show are offering some helpful tips now ahead of their appearance on Feb. 10-12 at DeVos Place in downtown Grand Rapids. [... more » ]