Golf News for Thursday, November 15, 2012
"Like many accommodation providers in Scotland, Sandown House has upped its game in the face of stiff competition at home and abroad. Liz and Andy embody what we as an industry must do, and that is to strive continually to be the best we can," said Lee Derrick, chairman of Golf Tourism Scotland. [... more » ]
"Charlie is a great player with a fantastic attitude," said Todd Harman, President of Cleveland Golf/Srixon. "Pushing through the physical ailments he experienced shows true determination and grit." [... more » ]
"I design putters for golfing achievers and I custom make each one to the exact specification to its owner. My mission is to help golfing achievers be the best they can be on the green, I don't even want to see one of my putters in the bag of an underachiever," said putter designer/physicist, Duane Engdahl. [... more » ]
"The world's finest forged golf clubs deserve the very best bag -- and for players who prefer a tour look, Miura's new tour-style golf bag is the perfect home for Miura clubs," said Adam Barr, president of Miura Golf.Miura Bag. [... more » ]
"One of the beauties, about the breadth of color that we offer in shirts, is that we compliment it with layering pieces such as a multi-functioning/colored sweater that ties back to every color and shirt in the palette," said golf industry icon Rick Martin. [... more » ]
"These sophisticated merchandisers are seizing the opportunity to drive revenue by helping customers enjoy the game more," said Keith Apple, General Manager of Mobile Warming Golf. "When the weather turns cold, play and shop sales typically slow, which makes Mobile Warming a real value proposition throughout the fall and winter." [... more » ]
"I played the ColdFusion ball when the temperature was in the low 50's and was amazed that it had a softer feel than my Nike Power Soft. ColdFusion will be my ball of choice for its soft feel and great touch," said Ira Schugar in a testimonial. Ira Schugar [... more » ]
The Lodge at Ventana Canyon is a luxury four-diamond golf resort with 50 spacious guests suites, 36 holes of Tom Fazio designed championship golf, and 12 tennis courts surrounded by a 600-acre desert preserve in the foothills of Tucson's Catalina Mountains. All suites range from 800 to 1500 square feet and capitalize on the incredible mountain views with spacious terraces, full kitchenettes, and in some cases an old fashion footed bathtub. [... more » ]
"The Myrtle Beach Premier Package is ideal for playing 36 a day with comfortable, quiet accommodations to recharge at night," said Bill Golden, president of Golf Holiday. "With much of the U.S. already blanketed by early snowstorms, great sunup to sundown golf and good times are just quick flight away." [... more » ]
"We love to play together, so it was really something special for us celebrate," said Rocker, whose ace on the 14th hole at Great Waters was followed by Fox making one on the 17th hole, the two shots executed about 30 minutes apart. [... more » ]