Golf News for Tuesday, October 9, 2012
"I golfed in windy, drizzly 40-degree days here in Wisconsin, and this shirt completely blocked the wind — and the drizzle beaded up and fell right off. I was dry and comfortable and I didn't have to do anything other than give a good shake at the end of the round," said an early field-tester about the Headwind windshirt. [... more » ]
"Pinnacle Bling golf balls offer a unique and exciting preference option without sacrificing the extra distance and great feel that Pinnacle golf ball players rely on," said Michael Mahoney, Director of Golf Ball Product Management, Acushnet Company. "Bling provides the same excellent performance, quality and value of our Pinnacle Gold models but in four bright color choices." [... more » ]
"SwingTIP goes beyond 'activity tracking' and 'metrics' to turn your mobile device into a personal swing coach that assesses your swing in real-time," said Vijay Nadkarni, Founder and CEO, Mobiplex. "It creates the ultimate interactive learning experience by telling a golfer what happened, why it happened, and how to improve." [... more » ]
Escape to Las Vegas, VIP style! Enjoy the excitement and luxury that three nights at the Green Valley Ranch will provide with a unique golf experience including one round at Royal Links Golf Club and Desert Pines Golf Club. Not too mention you'll enjoy complimentary VIP transportation to and from each course and a $25 resort credit! This exquisite stay-and-play golf package is priced from just $249 per person. [... more » ]
"Sewailo Golf Club is a wonderful addition to our portfolio," said John Easterbrook, executive vice president of operations, Troon. "We are pleased to have been selected by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and are confident that our experience operating resort and casino courses will contribute positively to the overall facility's success." [... more » ]
"Callaway continues to be one of the very finest companies in the golf industry and aligns themselves with top international golfers," said Gary Player. "I am proud to continue to be a member of the Callaway family." [... more » ]
"Working with the AGCP is always a pleasure. The AGCP members are serious about their business and always looking for ways to improve what they do - this makes for a great fit with J.R. Mats as we are of a like mind," said Jay McGrath, president of J.R. Mats. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to have Scott as the Director of Golf at Streamsong Resort," said Steve Skinner, chief executive officer for KemperSports. "Streamsong is going to be a top golf destination, and we believe Scott's experience and dedication to delivering an outstanding golf experience for our guests will be a great match." [... more » ]
"The Kettle Classic is a always a very fine event, and in fiamme looks forward to participating this year," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme. "We are proud to help support this important initiative of The Salvation Army." [... more » ]
"From our experience, CEOs like a challenge and they enjoy participating in events that bring together leaders in their field while supporting a charitable cause," said Robert Forbes, Vice President of Forbes. "When iGATE came to us with the idea of hosting a charity golf tournament for CEOs, we saw very quickly that the company is innovative in its thought processes." [... more » ]