Golf News for Thursday, December 6, 2012
"I have been very impressed with how far Nike Golf has come in a short period of time and am very excited about where the company is headed," said Radcliffe. "I am looking forward to being a part of what promises to be an exciting time for Nike Golf." [... more » ]
"Kevin Kirk has been dedicated to instructing and challenging his students with innovative and interactive methods for more than 20 years," said Joe Guerra, president of Sequoia Golf. "His passion for teaching and love of the game make him ideal for this award. We couldn't be more proud of the honor he has received." [... more » ]
"Matt is a natural leader, and his promotion to head professional is well-deserved," said Woody Allen, director of golf at The Golf Club at Ballantyne. "Matt understands the importance of exceeding guest expectations and has been instrumental in elevating the overall golf experience." [... more » ]
"Batu Bay has the chance to become one of the world's great courses due to the excellent soil conditions, natural sand scrub vegetation and awesome views of the reservoir," said Dana Fry, a Fry/Straka principal. "It has a Sand Hills (Nebraska) or Bandon Dunes (Oregon) feel to it." [... more » ]
"By acquiring the All-American Tour, we clearly have the biggest and most impactful developmental tour in the country," said National Pro Tour CEO/COO Dusty Dean. "Our players now have the opportunity to play professional golf year round while developing their games in pursuit of playing the PGA Tour." [... more » ]
Getaway to The Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Golf Club & Spa, featuring The Rookery at Marco and Hammock Bay golf courses. The package includes golf for one or two players including cart, complimentary replay, $50 daily resort credit, complimentary bag storage and range balls, kids play for free and 10 percent off pro shop purchases. [... more » ]
"The results of this Google survey confirm our own statistics," said Dave Felker, CEO and Head of Technology for Polara Golf. "The majority of golfers are looking for a little help with their game. They're fine with the idea of playing with recreational golf equipment such as our anti-slice golf balls which remove a lot of frustration and allows them to have more fun on the course." [... more » ]
"Whether competing for a Tour card or against the elite field from the World Challenge, players recognize the importance of a solid foundation that won't shift or slip during the swing," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "We devote extraordinary resources to ensure that our spikes provide optimal performance for golfers of all skill levels." [... more » ]
"We are incredibly happy to see Graeme finishing up the season with such a great win at the World Challenge and looking so stylish in doing so. 2012 has been an exciting year for us all, and with Graeme's finish to the year we are looking good for a very strong 2013," said Karl Swan, managing director, Kartel Inc. [... more » ]
"The entire organization is delighted to continue its long-term partnership with the AJGA," said Vice President Jim Lynch. "Both Prize Possessions and the AJGA have been strong supporters of the golf industry and its juniors for more than 30 years and we look forward to a relationship for many years to come." [... more » ]