Golf News for Wednesday, October 31, 2012
"It's been a joy and a privilege to work with the outstanding team of sponsors, players, tournament staff and volunteers at the Humana Challenge," said Larry Thiel, who Marra is replacing. "I'm excited about the giant strides the tournament has taken in the last two years and I know the future is extremely bright and in good hands with Bob." [... more » ]
"Our brand continues to be the most popular choice among professional golfers worldwide, as we offer a variety of options that provide incredible traction, stability and comfort," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Having a solid foundation that does not shift or slip during the swing is the key to maximizing performance." [... more » ]
Now you can enjoy unlimited golf for two at Whirlwind Golf Club in Chandler, Arizona and a $25 food-and-beverage credit, $50 food-and-beverage credit good at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, lunch at Whirlwind Golf Club, one $25 slot play voucher per person, and complimentary transportation to and from Whirlwind Golf Club. [... more » ]
Han started out 10th and tie with 5 strokes difference from the leader on the last round and despite the adverse weather condition, he was the only player playing a superb round. He earned 9 birdies marking 63. He was surprised with his own birdie approach shot on the 8th hole and his long 12 meter putt on the 14th hole. [... more » ]
"Arjun used his new Fourteen Golf prototype wedges to play some pretty amazing golf. During the second round he chipped his way to the lead, placing the ball within tap-in distances. His 7-under 63 included three straight birdies which included a wedge into five feet on the fifth hole, his 14th of the event," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"The Claymore is a lightweight, filament-wound shaft specifically engineered to provide an extremely stable and uniform flexing golf shaft. The stability and consistency it provides — even during the most powerful golf swings — has made the shaft a favorite for amongst long drive competitors and players with very high clubhead speeds," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"STX is honored that this talented Tour professional played our Xform 2 Putter during the championship. There was a lot at stake for him and he relied on our putter," said STX Director of Golf Steve Henneman. [... more » ]
"The opening of the RV Park is just the latest of a number of enhancements we've recently introduced at Little Creek Casino Resort," said CEO Michael Starr. "We continue to improve the overall guest experience as we solidify our standing as a destination leader in the Pacific Northwest." [... more » ]
"This continues to be a well-received member program," GCSAA President Sandy Queen, CGCS, said. "The feedback we get from members is outstanding. We continually hear how the two days have helped to advance careers and make our members better leaders. We appreciate the support that Toro provides in making this event happen." [... more » ]
"We took a Christmas classic and put a Bogey spin on it!" said co-author Dottie Pepper, formerly the No. 1-ranked golfer in the world and current broadcaster for NBC Sports. "In addition to giving back, Bogey's mission is to get kids playing golf, reading and having fun." [... more » ]