Golf News for Tuesday, February 7, 2012
"When golfers are seeking extra distance, they immediately think about the driver," said Tom Stites, Director of Product Creation for Nike Golf. "The amazing speed of Nike Golf's new VR_S driver more than delivers on that promise. However, the beauty of the entire VR_S family is that the new fairway woods are also fast and long, as are the irons and the hybrids." [... more » ]
"Buffalo has played an integral role in establishing Old American as one of the best new courses to open in the U.S.," says Jack Matthews, President of Matthews Southwest. "The national media coverage increases brand awareness while local and regional publicity drives membership and real-estate sales, as well as tournament play." [... more » ]
"Even though they're old and tired, the courses are generally well laid out and have nice relief to them," said John Sanford, a member of the American Society of Golf Course Architects. [... more » ]
The 23rd World Invitational Father & Son Golf Tournament takes place Aug. 8-12, 2012 at Waterville Golf Links in County Kerry, Ireland, one of the world's best golf courses. The event is a famous invitational and attracts a field from all over the world including Dan Marino, Dan Quayle and members of the Fazio family. [... more » ]
"Princeville's Prince course is the latest of many enhancements our golf courses and resorts have undergone in the very recent past, all enriching the visitor experience on Kaua'i," said Sue Kanoho, Executive Director of the Kaua'i Visitors Bureau. "Golf is one of many popular activities on Kaua'i, and the courses here collectively are second to none." [... more » ]
Widely acclaimed for its headliners, the Golf Show welcomes John Novosel Jr. of Tour Tempo, the cutting edge technology and teaching company, talking about "Golf's Last Secret Finally Revealed." [... more » ]
"This exhibition in Augusta could be the start of a new tradition," Linda Hartough said. "Visitors will enjoy having something new and different to do during this exciting tournament week - the opportunity to see golf art." [... more » ]
"It is an honor to serve on aboutGolf's Board of Innovation and couple my own knowledge with that of experts in other professions," said John McPhee. "The Board is a unique opportunity to collaborate with various fields and see tangible results." [... more » ]
"This was a crucial decision that had the potentiality to either make or break my debut season on the NGA Pro Golf Tour. Appointing a suitably qualified individual with solid family and moral values was the primary instigator for selecting Doug from the multitude of applicants received!" Nicky Litherland said. [... more » ]
"The Tribute to Caddyshack Collection is phenomenal," said Craig Ramsbottom, President of Dynamic Brands, Golf Division. "Every golfer loves the movie and the two images that David created are classic Caddyshack moments. Initial orders and sell through for the Tribute to Caddyshack Collection has been excellent and we look forward to expanding the collection this spring." [... more » ]
Disney's Palm golf course, a Joe Lee design that has been ranked as one of America's Top 75 resort courses, is this week's featured property at, the leading site for anyone planning to play golf in Orlando. [... more » ]
Today's players are looking for a different and unique style and versatility in a golf shoe. This new V-Groove Tool Golf footwear is the brainchild of Anthony L. Griffin, CEO of Griffin Athletics International Inc. [... more » ]