Golf News for Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Morning Drive, Golf Channel’s morning show hosted by Gary Williams and Erik Kuselias, will expand to seven days this week to preview the action from the Wells Fargo Championship and throughout the world of golf. Audio and video clips from each show are posted online daily, and live audio for Morning Drive is streamed online at [... more » ]
Purchase a three- or seven-day membership at MetroWest Golf Club and enjoy unlimited golf, cart fees, and range balls. Book your morning round in advance and then book your replay round the same day of play. This Robert Trent Jones Sr. signature design features spring-fed lakes, mature native trees, rolling fairways with dramatic elevation changes, and large undulating greens surrounded by sculpted bunkers. [... more » ]
The 27-hole Makai Golf Club on Kauai's north shore was designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. in 1971 and features two uniquely individual courses: the magnificent 18-hole Makai Course, incorporating serene lakes and stunning ocean coastline; and the leisurely 9-hole Woods Course, winding through native woodlands against a backdrop of lush mountain views. [... more » ]
Luckily, for vacationers in New York, it is easy to get outstanding value for money spent playing golf in many regions of the state, particularly those areas at some distance from major metropolitan areas. [... more » ]
"Part of the AJGA's mindset at each tournament is to give back to local organizations," said Sean Riley, AJGA West Regional Director. "We are excited to be supporting the Matt Snodgrass Foundation through our fundraising efforts and are honored to have the storied Las Vegas-area tournament named in honor of such an inspirational individual." [... more » ]
"It is always gratifying to see how many golfers, from across the world, are interested in playing in the National Open Championship," said USGA Executive Director Mike Davis. "The great appeal of the U.S. Open is that anyone can enter, provided they meet the Handicap Index standards set forth." [... more » ]
"We have a lot to celebrate with Nebraska's golf industry," said Gov. Dave Heineman. "Nebraska is full of exciting adventures for tourists, and the partnership between golf and tourism will continue to attract new visitors and golfers to our great state." [... more » ]
"The Holistic Golf Experience approaches the game in its entirety, rather than focusing on just one discipline, such as full swing or the short game," said head teaching professional Jonathan Horner, who recently joined CordeValle from the prestigious Jim McLean Golf Academy at Miami Beach Golf Club. [... more » ]
"Word continues to spread that Salem Golf Club is a great home for golfers who appreciate a well maintained course with lush fairways and manicured greens," said General Manager Todd Zorn. "We have a tranquil setting occupying 165 acres of rolling landscape with magnificent vistas and our members like the nature preserve atmosphere of our club." [... more » ]
"More and more golf shops, resorts and fine clothiers now include in fiamme in their fine-clothing selections," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme. "We wanted to provide access to our luxurious apparel to those who may not yet be able to find it in a shop nearby." [... more » ]
"Believing that casual bloggers and major publishers alike should have access to the material we felt that a democratic approach to distribution of the images was the best way to go," said Mike Maves, partner in Secret In The Dirt. "We want to support all who wish to grow interest in the great game of golf." [... more » ]