Golf News for Wednesday, February 1, 2012
"The DG Spinner's unique design lowers the ball launch trajectory and increases ball spin for enhanced control and greater stopping power," said Chad Hall, director of product marketing and global tour operations for True Temper Sports. "DG Spinner has been in the winner's circle more than 10 times in just the short time it has been on the global tours." [... more » ]
"After two wins and 25 Top-15 finishes during the 2011 PGA Tour, the NUNCHUK® shaft came into 2012 primed for further success," said Arnie Cunningham, NUNCHUK® PGA Tour representative. "The buzz about NUNCHUK® has spread during the off-season, and many PGA Tour players are asking about it this season." [... more » ]
Morning Drive, Golf Channel’s morning show hosted by Erik Kuselias and Gary Williams, airs live Wednesday-Friday from 7-9 a.m. ET, and will re-air Wednesday from 9-11 a.m. ET. Audio and video clips from each show are posted online daily, and live audio for Morning Drive is streamed online. [... more » ]
Don't miss out on the biggest and best Superbowl party in Las Vegas! With this package you'll enjoy 18 holes of pure tropical golf paradise at the Bali Hai Golf Club and the most incredible Superbowl party on the Strip, including: All-you-can-drink premium open bar, all-you-can-eat gourmet buffet, multiple big screens broadcasting the Superbowl, raffles, shot girls, and much more! Reserve your spot today! [... more » ]
"We provide golf instruction of all sorts…even when it comes to affectionate game moves helping mates understand the basics of golfing togetherness," said Bob Madsen, PGA, Director of Instruction at Sycuan Golf & Tennis Resort. "Even if those couples aren't matched in skill, we can help." [... more » ]
"The National Women's Golf Alliance represents a grass roots effort by women to bring an even better golf experience to women," said Pam Swensen, CEO of the EWGA. "It is thrilling to be a part of this historical coming together of women's groups to speak with one voice in helping to guide golf facilities to better meet the needs of their female customers, while enhancing their bottom line revenues." [... more » ]
David Feherty's Super Bowl-themed kick-off to his new season on Golf Channel will feature his own brand of performance before a live theater audience, as well as conversation with a slate of guests from the world of sports. Feherty Live also will air on Golf Channel as a one-hour show, Saturday, Feb. 4 at 10 p.m. ET. [... more » ]
"The PGA show is where a lot of decisions are made concerning the golf travel industry, so being there is an absolute must," said Andy Burgess, head of operations and development at Meldrum House. "Partnering with so many other businesses meant we could boost Scotland's presence and get our message across to more buyers. It was simply great to be there." [... more » ]
"You have to learn very quickly as it's non-stop, the MiT programme allowed me to experience management but have that safety net of great people," said Ian McDowell, Redbourn's new GM. [... more » ]
"Each year, we prepare them for competition and future endeavors on and off the golf course, with up to 90 percent of past graduating classes receiving college golf and academic scholarships," said Peter Orrell, President and CEO of Junior Sports Corporation, owner/operator of the Hank Haney IJGA. [... more » ]
"We are excited to be a part of the launch of The Ricky Barnes Foundation," said Tim Clarke, general manager at Wilson Golf. "We are proud to support Ricky's vision. He is a valued member of the Wilson Staff team and we will support him in all that he does." [... more » ]