Golf News for Thursday, February 23, 2012
"We have been working diligently for the past couple of years to find a stretchable, woven fabric to complement our ever-popular knit RainFlex line of rain gear," said Sun Mountain Founder Rick Reimers. "The fabric used in the Torrent is the same fabric that performed admirably in the team gear we created for the 2011 USA Presidents Cup Team." [... more » ]
"With an unprecedented four professional victories in two weeks, and five in 2012 alone, the Players Towel has proven once again that it is the towel of choice for the world's best golfers and their caddies," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of Players Towel. [... more » ]
Hank Haney's celebrity “projects” include Grammy Award-winning Maroon 5 front man and mentor on NBC’s The Voice Adam Levine, legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard, acclaimed chef Mario Batali and former supermodel Angie Everhart. The eight-part series will follow them through the trials and tribulations of becoming the next great celebrity golfer under the guidance of Tiger Woods’ former coach. [... more » ]
Kahili Golf Course, positioned on the slopes of the West Maui Mountains and offering picturesque views of the Pacific, is this week's featured course at HawaiiGolf.com, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Hawaii. Designed by Robin Nelson and Rodney Wright, Kahili's world-class layout is a popular stop for visiting and local, amateur and tournament golfers alike. [... more » ]
"We're very happy for the win this week on the Champions Tour. This week's champion has been a steadfast supporter of KBS since early 2008," said renowned shaft designer Kim Braly. [... more » ]
"The Tavistock Cup is one of the biggest events on the Orlando golf calendar," said Annika Sorenstam. "The package is a fantastic opportunity to watch the world's best players compete at Lake Nona, and then learn the full-swing and short-game principles that were essential to my success." [... more » ]
"These fantastic new apps from Bally give our guests instant access to a wealth of information about the championship golf and world-class amenities we offer here at PGA National," said Joel Paige, vice president and managing director. [... more » ]
"We are fortunate to work with many great properties and are pleased to have them recognized by the top golf media," said Steve Skinner, chief executive officer, KemperSports. [... more » ]
"Brian [Rashley] has been a valued member of our golf staff for several years, and is a natural fit to serve as our Head Golf Professional. And we are thrilled that Michael [Bair] is joining us as Director of Agronomy," said Kevin DeDonato, PGA Director of Golf, Seaview Golf Resort. [... more » ]
"We are extremely honored to be expanding onto the Champions Tour this year, particularly with such an amazing player as Tom Lehman. Lehman has participated with us in the past on the PGA Tour," said Caddy For A Cure CEO and program founder Russ Holden. [... more » ]