Golf News for Monday, January 9, 2012
Sixty new golf courses throughout the U.S. & Canada signed up to join in December, offering golfers the chance to book exclusive tee times through the web site 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The courses join the more than 3,200 golf courses throughout North America and the U.K. already using, the Internet’s largest and most comprehensive tee-time booking service. [... more » ]
"Brand awareness and sales have catapulted since the start of our partnership with Buffalo Communications," says Brandon Theophilus, CEO of Dancin' Dogg Golf. "They are an integral part of our team and play a key role in driving retail and consumer demand." [... more » ]
"We commend the management and the store associates at these locations for their dedication to our Company's philosophy," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops. [... more » ]
Graphite Design will display its complete line of products at the Equipment Test Center in Hitting Bay #3 in the Orange County Convention Center and on the driving range at the demo day. [... more » ]
"Chromax Golf is rapidly expanding its reputation as the innovator behind one of the most visible and highly playable golf balls on the market today," said Stuart Lin, founder of the Chromax Golf Company and inventor of the Chromax golf ball. [... more » ]
"This Golf World accolade for our pro shop reinforces our ongoing commitment to providing sterling service to both our members and resort guests," says Cary Corbitt, director of sports division. "Whether checking in for your Harbour Town round; shopping for premium golf gear; utilizing our golf teaching facilities; or simply enjoying one of the game's most acclaimed courses; we offer a total world-class golf experience from start to finish." [... more » ]
"I have been creating fine works of art for the PGA TOUR since 1985," Walt Spitzmiller said. "It has been a large part of my professional career and my passion. As one of the TOUR's storytellers, it has been my privilege to depict many of the greatest players and golf's definitive moments." [... more » ]
"We are proud that the Players Towel has been named the official towel of the Sony Open in Hawaii," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of the Players Towel. "The Sony Open is a great contributor to many local charities and we feel fortunate to be able support the tournament in its community involvement." [... more » ]
Jay Sigel made a clutch 10-footer for par at Delray Dunes’ difficult 18th hole, enabling the host club to beat Quail Ridge Country Club 12 ½-11 ½. It was the first time Delray Dunes has won the Cup three consecutive years. [... more » ]
"Larry, Steve and Rudy Gatlin are three of the most generous people you'll ever meet," says Claude Pardue, President and CEO of Mystical Golf. "We're thrilled they're using their prodigious talents and taking time out of their busy schedule to help children find joy in their lives." [... more » ]
"For the golf holiday-maker of means, someone with a sense of adventure and vision," said Ryan Brandeburg, director of golf at both Cape Kidnappers and Kauri Cliffs, "The Tiger Tour delivers a return that is unrivaled." [... more » ]