Golf News for Tuesday, May 15, 2012
"This is the largest and best military golf tournament in the world and is completely comprised of retired members of the military services and their spouses," said Colonel Terry Brown, tournament director. "No doubt the camaraderie is a motivating factor, but it's also a serious competition." [... more » ]
For the next four weeks on Tuesdays in primetime and leading to the playing of the 2012 U.S. Open Championship, Golf Channel will reprise some of the most memorable final rounds of our national championship. The special replays begin tonight (Tuesday, May 15) at 8 p.m. ET with the late Payne Stewart’s dramatic, 1999 U.S. Open victory over Phil Mickelson at Pinehurst, which took place just months before the tragic plane crash that took Stewart’s life. [... more » ]
The long-standing summer tradition of golfers migrating to Reynolds Plantation is about to begin, as both returning guests and newcomers alike enjoy the collection of award-winning courses at the premier golf destination in the Southeast. [... more » ]
"Our repeat business has always been robust and that's a sure sign our guests love the destination for its quality of courses, lodging options and local restaurants and non-golf activities," said Gulf Shores Golf Association Executive Director Duncan Millar. [... more » ]
"The opportunity at Harbor Club is most welcome," said Steve Willy, founding partner at Affiniti. "Between the architectural pedigree of the golf course, the fiscal strength of the club and the pristine lake setting of the community, we have an uncommon opportunity to achieve their goal of continued prosperity." [... more » ]
"We congratulate this weekend's winner at The Players Championship. Competing and winning in a field that includes the best of the best is a phenomenal feat, and we're very proud the champion chooses to play SteelFiber shafts in his irons," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"We would like to thank all the applicants for their interest in the junior scholarship program," said Derek Hooper, director of instruction, Troon Golf Academy at Lake of Isles. "It is very encouraging for the growth of the game to see the interest among juniors in the sport." [... more » ]
"We could not be more proud to partner with an outstanding organization like The First Tee," said Tim Leary, Partner of Golf Tournament in a Box. "We greatly respect The First Tee core values and look forward to the opportunity to enhance and promote each and every tournament." [... more » ]
"We're excited to have this platform to spread the word about how our program can make a major difference, from both an economic and quality standpoint, to club's F&B operations," said Jim Bailey, Managing Partner of ICS. "The NGCOA is the leading authority on the business of golf course ownership and management and we're proud of our ongoing association." [... more » ]
"The support from Kingsbarns Golf Links has been fantastic, they have a great team, who have put in a lot of hard work and effort to make the John Clark charity golf day a huge success. I cannot thank them enough for supporting my Foundation," said Ryder Cup captain, Colin Montgomerie. [... more » ]