Golf News for Thursday, October 25, 2012
"Bill Dickey's remarkable passion and energy to build diversity in our game opened doors for young golfers and became a series of success stories," said PGA of America President Allen Wronowski. "Young men and women who may not have had the financial means to pursue a college education were the benefactors of Bill's efforts, and they went on to pursue their dreams." [... more » ]
"There is more to what goes into this than just working hard on your game. You must have the support of your home club. I get great support from PGA head professional Russell Schreiber and from Ryan Hammerle, the other assistant professional at our club. Ryan is an outstanding professional and he happened to be in the same graduating class as my son," said Phelps. [... more » ]
Four nights at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa in Scottsdale may be just what you need. With beautiful mountain views, three nine-hole golf courses and a soothing spa, Westin Kierland has it all. [... more » ]
"This promises to be the thrill of a lifetime for any golfer who has watched and admired Gary Player over the years," said Phaneesh Murthy, CEO, iGATE. "He stands as an inspiration to all of us with his many accomplishments, and we look forward to having him on board for our inaugural CEO tournament." [... more » ]
"This proved to be a great event for us. They opened up the field which allowed Fourteen Golf to have more players using our wedges including the two accomplished LPGA Professionals and Fourteen Golf supporters who captured Top-10 finishes," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"Ian has been a great partner with Hopkinton Country Club in the development of our initial renovation and our current 10th hole redesign," said General Manager Tim Gordon. "Members especially like his accessibility throughout his projects here." [... more » ]
"It's been demonstrated time and again that the golf course management industry is tight-knit and supportive," said GCSAA President Sandy Queen, CGCS. "This is just another example where industry has given back to the profession. We certainly appreciate the longtime support of Par Aide and congratulate these students and their parents." [... more » ]
"E-Z-GO is proud to partner with the GCAA to honor Coach Goss with the 2012 Labron Harris Sr. Award," said Kevin Holleran, president of E-Z-GO. "Coach Goss has built powerful programs that have sustained a high level of success for many years." [... more » ]
"Golf Pride is proud to support the PGA Golf Management University Program as presenting sponsor of the PGA Jones Cup," said Brandon Sowell, Global Sales and Marketing Manager for Eaton's Golf Grip Division. "As PGM students become successful PGA Professionals and influential leaders in the golf industry, we value the opportunity to educate them on the importance of high-performance grips." [... more » ]
"As we celebrate the long-standing traditions of the PGA Merchandise Show during its 60th Anniversary, we're also pleased to introduce a completely new approach to educational opportunities," said Dawes Marlatt, PGA director of education. "We've streamlined the content into three core tracks offered in a variety of time and classroom settings." [... more » ]