Golf News for Friday, November 2, 2012
"The Fazio Course adds to the PGA National legacy, which at 30-years and counting is one of the most robust of any golf resort in the world," says Joel Paige, vice president and managing director at PGA National. "With legendary player/designers like Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer, and three generations of the Fazio family represented by our five outstanding courses, we have a diversity of layouts appealing to a wide array of player types." [... more » ]
"We are eager to welcome members, guests and the community to our new restaurant," said Mike McCabe, general manager. "Old American Grill is an extension of our vision for the golf course and community, and will carry the same standard of excellence and ingenuity." [... more » ]
"It was a great honour to shoot the courses for the official Links Trust calendar, but for me it was particularly special because St Andrews is my home town," Mark Alexander said. "I grew up there; I went to university there, so it was wonderful to do something that would hopefully capture the essence of golf at its spiritual home." [... more » ]
"I had the opportunity to fall in love with the sport of golf," Je'Naya Aydlett said. "Being a member of the EWGA has increased my level of confidence and expertise within the sport. The level of true camaradrie has been amazing. My membership has also allowed me to increase my professional and personal network." [... more » ]
"IMG's long history of success in golf, including its passion for women's golf, makes it the ideal company to manage such an important tournament," said David Blake-Thomas, Executive Director and Chairman, Kraft Nabisco Championship. "The Kraft Nabisco Championship is not just golf's first major of the year, it is a tradition." [... more » ]
Play golf to your heart's content on Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa's 27-hole, Ted Robinson-designed classic course! Includes one night accommodations, unlimited golf for two players on any one day, and $28 daily resort charge. [... more » ]
"Las Vegas is, without a doubt, the best and most exciting city and golf destination in the world to host an event of this magnitude," said Eric Yaillen, Executive Director of the Southern Nevada Golf Association, the organization staging the Las Vegas World Amateur. "There are similar events in other golf destinations, but the Las Vegas World Amateur will take amateur tournament golf to another level." [... more » ]
"Golf is an important sector for Irish tourism, and generates more revenue than conventional holidays," said Irish Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Mr. Leo Varadkar. "Club Choice Ireland is part of the effort to promote the golf tourism sector, and I wish it every success with its marketing activities in the UK." [... more » ]
Cleveland Golf, a leader in wedges and equipment innovation for more than 30 years, is pleased to introduce four exciting new products slated for release in Fall 2012. They are: 588® RTX™ CB wedges, 588® Altitude™ irons, Classic Collection™ HB putters, and the T-Frame™ Belly putter. [... more » ]
"This product reaffirms Orlimar's commitment to premium products for tour caliber players," said John Runyon, Orlimar President and CEO. "The Tour 2 irons is Orlimar's first entry into this category under the new ownership and we are very excited with the initial feedback from professionals and amateurs who have tested them." [... more » ]
"This year was an amazing year for Krank Golf and Team Krank. We not only won the 2012 RE/MAX World Long Championships for the third year in a row, but we also won six LDA Professional Long Drive Tour events including the LDA Tour Championship," said Lance Reader, President of Krank Golf. [... more » ]
"We want to build a good company; a company with a conscience and a sense of responsibility to both the environment and to our community," said Martin Stebbins, The Otter Company founder and President. [... more » ]