Golf News for Monday, March 19, 2012
Enhancements to the site include a cleaner and easier-to-navigate home page and market pages, fewer steps in booking tee times and an easier checkout process. The site also features expanded search capabilities to locate any of the more than 3,700 courses currently on the network in the United States, Canada, Ireland and the United Kingdom. [... more » ]
"Golf Around the World/ is the only non-SNAG company allowed to officially sell SNAG products to both professionals and consumers," said Terry Anton, owner and CEO of SNAG Golf. [... more » ]
"Golfsmith's experiential concept will make most golfers' jaws drop as soon as they walk through our doors. Pleasant Hill's customers can experience a concept not offered by other area golf retailers," said Golfsmith CEO Marty Hanaka. "We are a golfer's paradise." [... more » ]
Bellagio is ultimate Las Vegas hotel experience. Home to the famous dancing fountains, an award-winning casino, fine art gallery, magnificent pools, and luxury shopping opportunities, the Bellagio offers unmatched guest experience. Now combine two rounds of golf at two of Las Vegas' most unique and exciting golf courses -- Bali Hai and Desert Pines -- and you have the perfect stay-and-play golf escape. [... more » ]
The new Caiman X2 Driver still has the geometric shape reminiscent of its namesake - an Amazonian Black Caiman or the most feared beast in all of South America. But this new version has a more refined shape by softening the toe area. [... more » ]
"With temperatures more than 20 degrees above average this week, we can't help but encourage our golf courses to open early," said Carl Wilgus, President/CEO of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. "It's an affordable option to get friends and family outdoors as the days get longer." [... more » ]
"Ledgemont years ago made a commitment to growing the game by welcoming talented juniors to come and practice and play our highly regarded classic championship course," said general manager Jack Tosone. "We've even had families end up joining the club after becoming interested in the game, as a result of their youngster's enthusiasm for this program." [... more » ]
"The entire Edwin Watts Golf team is thrilled to once again partner with the SCJGA and Par Tee Driving Range at the Golf Super Expo and Demo Day," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf. "Hosting these exciting, family-oriented events is vital to the growth of the game." [... more » ]
"Interacting with the fans is always great fun and this event gives us a chance to do just that at a level we're not able to at tournaments. It's a tremendous three days and truly has something for everyone," said Paul Casey, an 11-time European Tour winner. [... more » ]
"Ryo is very aware of his style. He began layering Trion:Z wristbands WAY before the other players found it fashionable," said Trion:Z CEO Toru Kamatari. "His golfing competency combined with his personal style makes him a golfing icon and Trion:Z is fortunate to have him on staff," [... more » ]
"Implementing SPARK in every elementary school in Central Florida is one of my Foundation's major initiatives," said Hall of Fame professional golfer Annika Sorenstam, who founded the ANNIKA Foundation in 2008 to promote healthy, active lifestyles for children. "We are very excited to have the BCBSF Foundation support us with a wonderful grant." [... more » ]