Golf News for Wednesday, November 28, 2012
"I could not have wished for any better. To back up 2011 with another major and to be part of an unbelievable story at the Ryder Cup has made it an incredible year. It's an unbelievable feeling. I said I wanted to win both trophies this week and that is exactly what I've managed to do," said McIlroy. [... more » ]
This new eBook details how to use one simple putt on the practice green before a round in order to test and learn the "ball park" standard breaks on typical slopes, in terms of inches of break per foot. The method uses real physics and greens science combined with the personal putting pace used by any specific golfer to teach the golfer how his or her individual putting pace results in breaks given the slope and the green speed that day. [... more » ]
"Golfers have a unique connection that isn’t seen in other sports because we can play on the same courses, with the same equipment and wear the same clothes as professionals," said Regina O’Brien, Golf Channel senior vice president of marketing. "And like the pros, we can go through a roller coaster of emotions because, in our own way, we've been there. This campaign celebrates the ups and downs and quirks of golf we share with our viewers every day." [... more » ]
Buy one round at the regular rate, receive the second round at no charge! Bring two players and only pay for one! Looking to play two days? Buy one round at Bali Hai, Royal Links or Desert Pines and play a second round at one of Walters Golf's other properties at no charge! [... more » ]
With a last-minute golf package available now until Dec. 20, 2012, Casa de Campo -- the 7,000-acre luxury resort home to Pete Dye's famed Teeth of the Dog -- invites guests to discover 63 holes of legendary golf on three Pete Dye-designed courses including Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore and Links. [... more » ]
"This is a rare opportunity for golfers to purchase the best glove in golf for this valued price," said Cheryl Fink, marketing director of Bionic. Independent research showed Bionic gloves retain gripping power longer than competing gloves. And they are the only golf gloves with patented pad technology. [... more » ]
"Our devotion to quality and improved performance is validated by the legions of top competitors on all major Tours worldwide who trust our cleats," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Golfers of all skill levels benefit from the increased traction, stability and comfort CHAMP products provide." [... more » ]
"What I've learned is that Merion really is very progressive," said Jon Schultz, president/CEO of ezLocator who developed the unique system. "They're trying to use everything they can to enhance their golf experience. With ezLocator, Merion has the ability to set its pins in places that will make better use of the greens, and ease the wear and tear in certain sensitive areas." [... more » ]
''We are extremely proud of being able to release this feature to our current and future customers," said Alex Doaga, President and COO for DSG Fleet Solutions. "One of the keys to our fleet management system is proactively keeping customers away from potential problems. Our virtual fence lets the golfer know about a protected area before they arrive." [... more » ]
"The Club Foundation congratulates Jennifer [Mang] and Tammy [Roys] on this accomplishment and believes this opportunity best exemplifies the magnitude of Association benefits and cohesiveness of our membership," said Seth Gregg, COO, The Club Foundation. [... more » ]