Golf News for Monday, April 30, 2012
"PGA National is the ideal destination to conclave in style and gear up for the new fantasy football season," said Joel Paige, vice president and managing director. "This is now a billion plus dollar industry and our draft weekend offers everything needed for an experience to take you all the way." [... more » ]
Designed by Greg Norman with perspective from Sergio Garcia, the spotlight shined on TPC San Antonio's AT&T Oaks Course during the 2012 Valero Texas Open. TPC San Antonio guests experience the Tour Academy practice facility and the club's elaborate Hacienda-Style clubhouse featuring upscale dining and hospitality amenities. [... more » ]
Bill Fuller, of Bill Fuller Golf Designs, who spent 5 years at August National has been brought in to overhaul watering and design changes, which are almost complete. This course may not be a slog of 7,000+ yards, but you are always one swing away from a triple bogey on any hole. [... more » ]
"Given the wealth of talent each individual possesses, as well as their achievements, leadership skills and passion to support the EWGA, the selection process was indeed a challenging one," said EWGA CEO Pam Swensen. "We are grateful to these outstanding people, who enrich the experiences of sister members and who make EWGA the unparalleled professional and personal networking organization for women." [... more » ]
Enjoy two rounds of golf at Legend Oaks Golf Club with cart and GPS and a night's stay at the Tudor Oaks Bed & Breakfast with breakfast for two, starting from $169. Legend Oaks is a semi-private golf and tennis club located in Summerville, just northwest of Charleston, South Carolina. [... more » ]
"Golfers know PING for our leadership in custom fitting, and we are held to a higher standard, so we're grateful for experts like Freddie who demonstrate every day how properly fit equipment leads to lower scores and more fun on the golf course," said John A. Solheim, PING Chairman & CEO. "Freddie is a consummate professional." [... more » ]
"Playing the proper equipment makes a huge difference in your game, and the new design and functionality of gives golfers the perfect tool to streamline the process of finding the right shaft," said Ray Lucas, vice president of global marketing and sales for True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"This all began last year as something very personal to me - raising funds for the care of Ben Cox, a caddie and friend seriously injured in a skiing accident," said Jim Colton, founder of One Divot. "With the support of walking golfers worldwide, Hundred Hole Hike is now positioned to positively impact countless lives." [... more » ]
"Giving back to communities in which we live, work and play has always been a priority at Sequoia and through the launch of the Foundation we'll be able to dedicate more time and effort into these initiatives," said Joe Guerra, president and CEO of Sequoia Golf. [... more » ]
"We are proud and excited to have the 2nd annual Uniting Nations Cup tournament that will not only unite golfers but hopefully two nations," said Jesus Torres, Director of Vidanta Golf. "We have high hopes that the Uniting Nations Cup tournament will be entrenched in the future as one of the most desirable events in the region." [... more » ]