Golf News for Friday, December 7, 2012
"By spreading out valuable industry programs and resources throughout the Show Floor, we can help attendees more easily accomplish business objectives, drive traffic throughout all 10 miles of Show aisles and create a dynamic business environment," said PGA Golf Exhibitions Senior Vice President Ed Several. [... more » ]
"The legacy Phil has left on our event is undeniable, his popularity among our fans is remarkable and we could not be more pleased to have him start his season with us again. I am also proud to welcome back our defending champion, Mark Wilson, who has committed to the field," said Bob Marra, Humana Challenge executive director and CEO. [... more » ]
"To bring this Championship to a facility like Trump National Golf Club in the shadow of our nation's capital reflects our Association's commitment to offer an outstanding venue to identify the finest young golfers in our country," said PGA of America President Ted Bishop. [... more » ]
"I've played well, consistent, all year," said Sowards, a PGA teaching professional at New Albany (Ohio) Country Club and a three-time PGA Professional Player of the Year. "I didn't win our Section championship but I was Player of the Year," for the Southern Ohio PGA. [... more » ]
Who needs a pro when you can play golf in a fun-filled pro-am with a ParMate? Sign up now to play in the third annual Las Vegas Golf Winter Par-Am golf tournament. This legendary tourney takes place Saturday, Jan. 19, 2012 at Royal Links Golf Club. Open to all amateur golfers. [... more » ]
"The added RZN mantle provides faster speed off irons and, therefore, more distance," said Rock Ishii, Nike Golf's Product Development Director for golf balls. "Not only did we increase speed with 20XI, but we added softness for improved feel around the greens, creating a balanced tour model golf ball." [... more » ]
"Bev Dolan's commitment to excellence resulted in one of the remarkable success stories in the business of golf," said PGA of America President Ted Bishop. "Bev's vision for a piece of equipment that we take for granted today had a monumental impact upon the golf experience." [... more » ]
"As a Nike Golf NG360 Performance Specialist, powered by the Gray Institute, I work with golfers directly, or as a compliment to the club golf pro helping to rectify golfers swing limitations, improving athleticism and performance. This is done using never seen before golf specific assessments through to golf focused training," said Wileman. [... more » ]
"We are excited to introduce the use of rangefinders in all of our events in 2013," said Mark Oskarson, AJGA Chief Operating Officer. "With all the information we gathered over the course of the year, we feel this is the right direction for our organization." [... more » ]
"We were very excited when PGA Village decided to become a pilot member, and we are even more excited that it has become the first golf facility to become fully engaged in the program, achieve certification and receive the ISC Sustainability Rating," said R. Eric Dodson, executive director, Audubon Lifestyles. [... more » ]