Golf News for Tuesday, October 30, 2012
“The move to Golf Channel and NBC will attract a new legion of long drive fans and garner exposure that is unmatched for this event. This is the right move at the right time for the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, and it will benefit our sponsors, our competitors and, most importantly, our fans,” said Art Sellinger, LDA’s owner and chief executive officer. “Viewers will be able to go behind the curtain of power golf and see the ways and means to achieve superior swing speed and distance.” [... more » ]
"For the past 10 years Glove It gloves, visors and accessories have been the "hot" item for our Biltmore gals and guests. The cheerful colors brighten every golfing outfit bringing style and fun to the game of golf, " said Ann Smith, Buyer & Merchandiser at Arizona Biltmore Country Club, and the first ever Glove It customer. [... more » ]
"We did a test run on and the sales were quickly successful. Golfsmith has now expanded the number of stores carrying Spotless Swing to 33 stores," said Scott Salzman, inventor of the three-in-one Spotless Swing Golf Towel, and President of BrightSpot Solutions. [... more » ]
"Just one year ago, we were putting together a plan to reach golfers with the news about Golfersskin. We decided early on that athlete usage among those at the top of their game - who make their living in the sun - would best advocate our story. We knew the product was amazing - but to claim one of the most impressive stories in golf in a little over a year is mind blowing." said Ben Steward, CEO. [... more » ]
At San Diego's BEST WESTERN PLUS Hacienda Hotel you will experience the finest in traditional California hospitality, dining, theater and sightseeing adventures. Your $255 Salt Creek Golf Package includes two days/one night superior accommodations with your choice of one or two beds, two green fees at Salt Creek Golf Club, and breakfast for two. [... more » ]
The new Scottsdale "Breaking Winter" golf package offers accommodations at The Hotel Valley Ho and golf at ASU Karsten Golf Course (designed by Pete Dye), Eagle Mountain Golf Club, Longbow Golf Club (designed by Ken Kavanaugh), We-Ko-Pa Golf Club's two courses and The Raven Golf Club - Phoenix (designed by David Graham and Gary Panks). [... more » ]
"As a proud Australian, and deeply respectful of Aboriginal people and their culture, Piranha Golf is delighted to be able to showcase artwork that speaks to that rich history and tradition. We believe that the integrity and brilliance of the artwork very much speaks to those same qualities evident in our golf products," said Piranha Golf Chairman and Master Club Maker Antonio Gelonesi. [... more » ]
"Chris is a great young teacher with a wonderful personality for teaching, and has been a strong swimmer up stream, seeking out the PuttingZone training that separates him from swing teachers and also developing quite an expertise in biomechanics," said Geoff Mangum, founder of the PuttingZone. [... more » ]
"It will be a pleasure to exhibit my art work in this special showing," said Hartough. "The paintings will appeal both to those who appreciate fine art and those who love golf history." [... more » ]
"We are excited to have Skullcandy as a sponsor of the PING Junior Interclub," said John Souza, Executive Director of Junior Golf University. "We both seek to reach youth, providing products, services and opportunities that complement their lifestyle." [... more » ]