Golf News for Friday, April 20, 2012
"Custom fitting is not just for elite golfers, it's a service we provide to golfers of all ages and abilities, as our goal is to equip golfers with properly fit clubs that will truly help maximize their performance," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops. [... more » ]
"We're thrilled Mother Nature is affording golfers a head start to the golf season," said Rick Hickman, Director of Golf Operations at Sun Valley. "The courses' conditions are pristine and golfers' adrenalines are high as they shoot for their personal best scores." [... more » ]
"I think everyone involved with McConnell Golf, members and staff alike, are very proud and happy for both Bubba and Carl," said John McConnell, president and CEO of McConnell Golf, which owns both Old North State Club and TPC Wakefield. [... more » ]
Purchase a three- or seven-day membership at Falcon's Fire Golf Club and enjoy unlimited golf, cart fees, and range balls. Book your morning tee time in advance and then book your replay round the same day of play. This Rees Jones-designed gem is conveniently located just steps from Disney, Orlando International Airport, and the convention center. [... more » ]
"We know that for many couples, one player is better than the other," said Poipu Bay's Director of Golf Craig Sasada, "and it can be intimidating for the novice player to be placed in a foursome with people they don't know. For couples on the Tee For Two program, we will send them out as a twosome, if at all possible." [... more » ]
"Because there's no one stroke that works for all golfers, SwingSmart helps players improve by focusing on their unique movements and making them as consistent as possible," said Angelo Papadourakis, CEO of NewSpin Golf. "With its highly-skilled team, Buffalo Communications is the ideal partner to accelerate our growth." [... more » ]
The fourth season of Golf Channel’s hit original series The Haney Project comes to an end with a special one-hour season finale on Monday, April 23 at 9 p.m. ET. The season finale pits Grammy Award-winning Maroon 5 front man and mentor on NBC’s “The Voice” Adam Levine, legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard, acclaimed chef Mario Batali and former supermodel Angie Everhart against each other in an ultimate final showdown. [... more » ]
"The main purpose of the NGA Tour is to prepare our players to move on to the Nationwide and PGA Tours," said Robin L. Waters, NGA Tour President. "By adding another top-notch course like the Country Club of South Carolina, our players will have yet another opportunity to prepare themselves for the next level." [... more » ]
"WE ARE GOLF was formed because it had become clear golf was misunderstood by too many of our nation's policymakers," said Joe Steranka, CEO of the PGA of America and Board Chair of WE ARE GOLF. "Longstanding perceptions of the game simply didn't square with the facts." [... more » ]
"Stoke Park is delighted to be associated with the British Sports Book Awards in its 10th Anniversary. With the introduction of the new golf book award we recognise the value and importance of books within our game," said Stuart Collier, Director of Golf at Stoke Park. [... more » ]
"We recently introduced our new G Series hybrid shaft and we are happy to see tour professionals playing and winning with it. This is a testament to our dedication to developing and bringing revolutionary, tour-tested new shaft technology to the market," said Tak Yamada, President, Graphite Design. [... more » ]