Golf News for Thursday, January 26, 2012
"We are pleased to have another PGA champion playing Graphite Design shafts for the second time in two weeks," said Tak Yamada, VP of Sales & Marketing, Graphite Design. "The winner of the Humana Challenge played well and maintained his position despite pressure from the second place finishers. We congratulate him on his hard-fought victory." [... more » ]
New host Lara Baldesarra will moderate discussions between former PGA TOUR professional Tripp Isenhour and senior writer Jason Sobel as they break down all of the news in a fast-paced format. Golf Channel’s Win McMurry also will interact with viewers during the shows via social media, including Facebook and Twitter. [... more » ]
Johnny Miller: “Feherty has been a definite success. He’s been able to bring out comments from his guests that in some cases they held in check their whole career. Since he’s been through so much he has the ability to bring out the human side of the players. They have a tendency to answer from their heart and from raw emotion. The show has really been interesting and exciting that way.” [... more » ]
"St. Andrews is celebrated worldwide as the Home of Golf and it is apt the world's first-ever Festival of Golf is happening in this ancient sporting town," said Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland. [... more » ]
"Having the right fitness tools is important, but knowing how to use them as part of a workout regimen… that's critical," said Greg Shoman, vice president of marketing, SKLZ. "By incorporating illustrated exercise instructions onto our line of self-guided products, golfers literally have full training programs at their fingertips." [... more » ]
Colantotte CEO Toru Kamatari: "The Elite Necklace from Colantotte was born out of popular demand. It has been worn by all of our PGA Tour players including Rickie Fowler, Ryo Ishikawa, and Rory McIlroy. We have delivered a fashionable yet functional piece that offers a sporty yet sophisticated look. Those who appreciated the TAO necklace will love this new, modern version." [... more » ]
Experience all this premier golf club has to offer for only $50 weekday and $60 weekends. This package includes golf, lunch, range balls and a sleeve of quality golf balls. Eagle Landing is a beautiful Clyde Johnston design that weaves through the Florida landscape and takes on a vintage feel as he incorporates several of the classic design holes from around the world into the par-72 layout. [... more » ]
"If you want to understand motion in the body, then you have to understand what controls motion from the level of the mind," said motion expert Steven Yellin. "And now there is a systematic program." [... more » ]
"We are constantly evolving to provide meaningful experiences and connections for our diverse members," said EWGA Chief Executive Officer Pam Swensen. "EWGA is helping women stay in the game." [... more » ]
Designed to further establish ArrowHead Golf Club as the premier public golf destination in Southwest Florida, ArrowHead has completed a preliminary $200,000 improvement program over the last four months along with restructuring of all club operations. [... more » ]
Vice President of Sales & Marketing at the Belding Golf Bag Co. Jackie Perrin: "Our new website provides our customers the ability to create their own bags with a couple of clicks and expedites the entire process. We're confident consumers as well as our retail partners are going to love it and for those attending the PGA Merchandise Show, come by the booth for a demonstration." [... more » ]
"This relationship with The Otter Company is the result of a seven year friendship that began in 2005," said Caddy For A Cure Chief Executive Officer and program founder Russ Holden. [... more » ]
Craig D. Martin, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager at St. Andrews Country Club: "We are proud of Morgan, her foundation and all of the St. Andrews Country Club members for putting together another first-class golf tournament and fund raising effort. I've been honored to watch this event mature year over year and am always impressed by the professionalism and five-star logistics executed by the Foundation and our professional staff." [... more » ]