Golf News for Friday, April 27, 2012
"We are pleased to be able to offer this opportunity through our growing partnership with TaylorMade," said Scott Justman, vice president of golf operations for NGM. "We thank our partners at TaylorMade for making this offer, which usually retails for $100 per fitting, to our club members and loyal customers." [... more » ]
Memberships are available and, for the first time ever, you can experience Superstition Mountain Golf & C.C. as a guest of the club on a daily-fee basis! Located in the Phoenix metropolitan area and ranked as one of America's 100 Premier Properties by Links Magazine and decorated with "Top 100" accolades from Golfweek and Golfworld, Superstition Mountain has been honored to host numerous major LPGA and Champions Tour events. [... more » ]
Short of calling in "sick" for you, Grand Cypress will take care of the rest to "cure your ills." With 45 holes of Jack Nicklaus Signature-designed golf, the Stay & Play Golf Getaway is the perfect trade off for a day of work. [... more » ]
"The new Nicklaus Golf Academy is another indicator of how Nuevo Vallarta is quickly becoming the premier golf destination in Mexico," said Jesus Torres, managing director of Vidanta Golf. "Even if people staying at the resort are not great golfers, these new facilities give them a great opportunity to learn." [... more » ]
"What we are advocating is not new or radical. What is a first, is the bringing together of four well regarded women's golf organizations to speak as a united voice to promote positive action," said Lynn Stellman, CEO Ladies Links Fore Golf. [... more » ]
"It is a fitting tribute to David Chu that Mission Hills Guangdong will host the 2012 HSBC Champions. David Chu's vision for the growth of the game of golf in China was unparalleled," said PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem. " I know that the 2012 HSBC Champions will be an outstanding success there." [... more » ]
"Canmore Golf & Curling Club and Silvertip Resort offer exceptional playing experiences as well, and are among the favorites to play in Alberta," said Canadian Rockies Golf Spokesman Gord Schultz. "We hope these accolades will entice people to visit and judge for themselves the quality of our golf courses." [... more » ]
Allen Edmonds has several famous Dads on-board, like Jack Nicklaus and Ben Crenshaw, who love the company products so much they have partnered with the company to spread the word about its golf shoes and extensive line of accessories. [... more » ]
"We are so lucky to have a one-of-a-kind LeRoy Neiman piece of artwork to kick off Tartan Art," said Doug Porter, CEO of RMHC-CNI. "This installation will help raise awareness and important funds for the ongoing works of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana and the Illinois PGA Foundation." [... more » ]
"The Senior PGA Professional National Championship is always one of our most popular events," said PGA of America President Allen Wronowski. "We will once again be able to showcase some of the best players in our Association at venues that have proven to be two of the most challenging in event history." [... more » ]
"My chipping and putting was great all weekend," said Kim of Cedar Park, Texas. "I was actually hitting the ball horribly." Kim made four birdies on the second day of the tournament, including two over the final five holes, to secure a five-shot victory. [... more » ]