Golf News for Friday, March 2, 2012
"We are committed to innovation and this unique approach is designed to bring renewed interest to the game of golf," said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley. "The Spotlight coverage of one of the most demanding stretches on the PGA TOUR will not only showcase these signature holes, but also build more interest in the traditional coverage on NBC." [... more » ]
"Golfers visiting Kingsbarns are fully entitled to expect outstanding service from caddies and it is my job to ensure that we not only meet these expectations but go the extra mile to exceed them," said Sean Wiseman. Kingsbarns new Caddie Master. [... more » ]
"SteelFiber shafts were the No. 1 composite irons shafts on the PGA Tour in 2010 and 2011, and we're very excited to see their continued success in these early weeks of the 2012 season," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"Tin Cup is a simple yet innovative concept immediately embraced by men, women and juniors of all ability levels," said Rich Katz, Managing Director of Buffalo. "It's a fun, cost-effective solution to golf ball personalization that is ripe for consistent editorial coverage." [... more » ]
"Because of the Caddy Towel's immense popularity we receive numerous requests for additional colors, with black and slate being the two latest additions," said company founder Jeff Herold. [... more » ]
"Research shows that the majority of golfers do not have perfect alignment with their putters. Alignment can be measured and putters can be built or adjusted to provide every golfer with improved putter alignment," said founder Gary Blaisdell. [... more » ]
"We are glad to again welcome the Vermont golfers to our two fine courses," said Bob Seganti, director of golf for True Blue Golf Plantation and Caledonia Golf Vacations. "We have developed many friendships over the past three years and we hope we play a small part in getting their best amateurs ready for a successful in-state championship season." [... more » ]
Saddlebrook Resort is rated by Conde Nast Traveler Magazine as one of the Top 100 Golf Resorts. Choose from two 18-hole championship Arnold Palmer signature golf courses, the immaculate, tree-lined par-70 Saddlebrook Course or the undulating par-71 Palmer Course. Enjoy luxurious accommodations in one of Saddlebrook's deluxe hotel rooms or richly appointed suites at one of Florida's quintessential golf resorts. [... more » ]
"When people think of this area, they think of fine wines and lush vineyards, but really it's a great destination for golf, too," said Surry County tourism director Chris Knopf. "We've actually seen quite a bit of interest from couples, where one is interested in golf and the other is interested in the Yadkin Valley wine region." [... more » ]
"We are looking forward to bringing our friends and colleagues to Atlantis, a resort where my family and I have enjoyed many great times. I am grateful to Atlantis for their hospitality and support of an event that is very important to me," said actor Michael Douglas. [... more » ]
"The sweepstakes is an exciting way for KitchenAid consumers and golf fans to get involved with the most prestigious major championship in senior golf," said Deb O'Connor, director of global partnerships for KitchenAid. "Winners are sure to be treated to an outstanding dining experience from Buddy Valastro." [... more » ]
"Even among our superb cadre of superintendents, Tim stands out," said CourseCo CEO, Tom Isaak. "He exemplifies and models best practices in sustainable golf management, and proves continuously that doing so is not at odds with turf grass quality, nor is it budget dependent." [... more » ]