Golf News for Wednesday, March 28, 2012
"I was pleased with the way I was hitting the golf ball and my pace on the greens," said Tiger Woods after claiming his 72nd career win. He led the field with 20 birdies by relying on his Nike Method 001 putter. [... more » ]
"The electricity in the air on Sunday at Bay Hill was truly palpable, and we're excited to see this year's champion trust his iron performance to Dynamic Gold," said Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"We are very fortunate to have someone with Craig's background and experience here at Lansdowne," said Ryan Wilson, director of club operations at The Golf Club at Lansdowne. "His skill level is exactly what we were looking for in a candidate." [... more » ]
"Fred turned in a remarkable performance and his win marks the first on Tour for the new BIOM Hybrid," said Jesper Thuen, ECCO Global Marketing Manager - Golf. "This continues the trend of ECCO pioneering game-enhancing footwear technologies for players of all abilities." [... more » ]
Morning Drive, Golf Channel’s morning show hosted by Erik Kuselias and Gary Williams, airs Wednesday from 7-9 a.m. ET and Thursday-Friday, 6:30-8:30 a.m. ET this week. Audio and video clips from each show are posted online daily, and live audio for Morning Drive is streamed online at www.GolfChannel.com/morningdrive. [... more » ]
“Based on the strong promotional advertising, the incredible tournament coverage and ‘storytelling,’ and the record-high viewership results that occurred in 2011, we’re excited to partner with Golf Channel and continue showcasing the LPGA’s first major,” LPGA Tour Commissioner Mike Whan said. [... more » ]
"It's wonderful news that Thomas and Pablo will be joining us in May. They are two of the most popular figures on Tour and will really enhance this year's line-up. English golf may be flying high at the moment but it's important that we recognise the contribution that France and Spain has made," said James Goode, Golf Live's managing director. [... more » ]
"The needs of private club clients and members are ever-changing. With the formation of KemperCollection, we are aligning our decades of club management experience to better serve private club owners and their members," said Steve Skinner, chief executive officer of KemperSports. [... more » ]
The Cragun's Legacy 5-Star Package is our most popular golf vacation package. It includes one night lodging, one round with cart on The Dutch or Bobby's Legacy Course, one breakfast and one dinner. $129 per person per night. [... more » ]
"Too many golfers tee it up with golf clubs that simply do not match their swing characteristics," said Bill Nault, Vice President, Marriott Golf. "A dynamic clubfitting session is designed to use advanced technology to assess a golfer's game and recommend specific equipment that best suits his or her swing." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled that Luke Donald has re-signed with AHEAD," said Ken Shwartz, President, AHEAD. "We appreciate his loyalty and support over the years. It is a testimony to the quality of our product line and leadership role in the industry. Luke is a first class professional both on and off the course." [... more » ]
"We are both excited and honored for this opportunity with Kidz1stFund to raise funds for Fanconi anemia. We became aware of this relatively little known disorder 18 years ago when the child of close friends of ours was born with it," said Caddy For A Cure CEO Russ Holden. [... more » ]