Golf News for Wednesday, January 18, 2012
The ZFVictor is ideal for golf courses, especially ones that may be hesitant on switching to a high performance tee because it has the feel of a traditional golf tee, but the look of performance with a specially designed contoured cup. [... more » ]
"Motorized electric push carts can alleviate the strain of pulling, pushing or carrying a heavy golf bag. Regular golfers can now get the real Pro experience," said Peter Hanneforth, Bat-Caddy President. [... more » ]
"Considering my background in skateboarding, wakeboarding, and surfing, the choice to go with Kikkor was an obvious one," Ryann O'Toole said. "James and his team are cutting edge in design fashion. The shoes not only fit my personal style, but they also feel and perform great. I'm stoked to be part of the Kikkor team." [... more » ]
For a dramatic golfing experience you can't beat Ireland's southwest. Stay at the luxurious four-star Killarney Royal Hotel, an ideal base for playing five of Ireland's finest golf courses in this region including full Irish breakfast each morning, starting from $1,763. [... more » ]
"The Putting Perfection Platform is exactly what we needed for the show," said Vector Putting spokesman David Balbi. "We've seen very brisk signup traffic on the web site for instructor certification." [... more » ]
"We wanted to reward our customers and show them a little loyalty as a thank you for their patronage," says Joe Kelly, director of golf operations. "This is a big weekend in Las Vegas and a lot of courses seize the opportunity to bump up rates. Reducing rates is not the norm." [... more » ]
"Being able to take the original Vizor design and add extensions to the line will allow consumers to choose the best, most comfortable option for their game," said Michael Vrska, Global Director of Golf R&D. [... more » ]
"We are driven to help golfers get better," said Tom Stites, Director of Club Creation for Nike Golf. "This NexCOR technology allows for the clubface to produce greater energy return, higher trajectory and longer and straighter shots. Golfers will start noticing that they are hitting shorter irons into the greens. This will not only help to improve their confidence level, but also their game." [... more » ]
"I'm extremely excited about the job, it has come around a lot quicker than I was expecting but for the last few years I've felt I was able to take on a General Manager's role," Ian McDowell said. [... more » ]