Golf News for Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Cleveland Golf/Srixon congratulates staffer George McNeill for his victory over the weekend at the PGA TOUR'S 2012 Puerto Rico Open at Trump International Golf Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. [... more » ]
"KBS shafts have exceeded all our expectations and we're proud of the performance KBS shafts deliver for a growing number of top tour professionals. This week, we proudly congratulate the champion at the WGC," said renowned shaft designer Kim Braly. [... more » ]
"The immediate success of the Project X Black on both the PGA and European Tours has really put the spotlight on the new technology that makes this shaft so unique," said Don Brown, product development manager and designer of the new Project X Black shaft. [... more » ]
"By bringing together the performance benefits of both graphite and steel, SteelFiber technology enables greater vibration dampening and reduces player fatigue while at the same time providing consistency and stability. It's a powerful combination," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"We always strive to be sure we are leading innovation and filling gaps in the fitting world," said Randall Henry, president of Henry-Griffitts. "During our continued studies of the shafts available in the market, we found a gap, and worked tirelessly to create a product that would fill it. Our new Tour Sensation Shafts are that product." [... more » ]’s editorial team examines the lives of Byron Nelson, Sam Snead and Ben Hogan on and off the golf course, shedding light on what truly defined them as legends of the game. Senior writers Rex Hoggard, Randall Mell, Jason Sobel and managing editor Mercer Baggs all contribute to the series with daily long-form columns and photo galleries. They also will share their experiences with this project through video discussion. [... more » ]
Golf Channel’s domestic coverage of the 2012 LPGA Tour season is the most anticipated in the network’s history, featuring full coverage of the first two major championships and unique storytelling of the game’s current and rising stars.In total, Golf Channel will broadcast 23 LPGA Tour events -- the majority produced in high definition -- in 2012. [... more » ]
The '1 Night Ryder Cup Experience' golf vacation package offers one night accommodation in a superior room at the K Club, full Irish breakfast, a round of golf on The K Club's Palmer Ryder Cup Course, a round of golf on The Smurfit Palmer Course. Full access to the extensive K Health & Fitness Facilities, including the swimming pool, gymnasium, sauna, steam room and outdoor hot tub. [... more » ]
"Our superior designs provide the ideal platform for a proper golf swing, a fact verified each week by the number of Tour players across the globe that exclusively use CHAMP," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. [... more » ]
"We are proud to bring to the market a product that can help preserve, protect and enhance nature. We saw the need and we worked hard to develop a product that would be well received from both environmentally conscious consumers and club management," said John Iacono, Founder and President of Zero Friction. [... more » ]
"Pro Golf IQ is the first program I have ever come across that really understands how a professional golfer approaches the game from a mental standpoint. I can see it working wonders for golfers of all levels looking to get that mental edge they might be missing," said Nelson. [... more » ]