Golf News for Thursday, May 31, 2012
2010 U.S. Open Champion Graeme McDowell will join host Gary Williams on Morning Drive this week as a guest host today and Friday. McDowell made his debut as a guest co-host on Morning Drive in February of this year. Morning Drive will expand to seven days this week. Audio and video clips from each show are posted online daily, and live audio for Morning Drive is streamed online at www.GolfChannel.com/morningdrive. [... more » ]
"We are proud to announce that John is our 'Golf Professional of the Year,'" said Claye Atcheson, Vice President, Marriott Golf. "His commitment to excellence and his leadership qualities in the golf industry are unmatched and we are grateful for his dedication and his contributions to the Marriott Golf team." [... more » ]
"The Colonial is rich with history and the BMW PGA Championship is the biggest event on The European Tour so this has been a very rewarding weekend," said Chad Hall, director of product marketing and global tour operations for True Temper. [... more » ]
"The RIP'd NV incorporates the best performance attributes from two of Aldila's most innovative shaft designs," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. "The 'perfect feel' and slim, stable shaft profile of the Aldila NV and the unprecedented control and accuracy of the Aldila RIP. The Aldila NV featuring Micro Laminate technology is the most popular aftermarket shaft in history." [... more » ]
"We intend to take this property to the next level and see tremendous opportunities as we work with the Wintergreen management and staff in developing new membership programs and vacation packages. The Wintergreen facilities are spectacular," said Mr. Justice. [... more » ]
"Rounds 4 Research is the ultimate win-win for everyone involved," said Carolinas GCSAA President Doug Lowe, CGCS. "It offers golfers both bargain opportunities at the same time it allows golf courses to invest in the future health of the game without actually spending a dime." [... more » ]
Stay and play at Shula's Hotel and enjoy the ultimate perfect south Florida golf getaway. This package includes deluxe accommodations, breakfast daily, golf on Shula's Senator Golf Course, range balls and a $25 certificate towards your dinner at the original Shula's Steak House. Great golf, great steak, great time! [... more » ]
"It is very rewarding for us to help shops keep their basic inventory stocked on an as-needed basis, sometimes fulfilling their orders two or three times a month," said Divots president, Bob Friedman. [... more » ]
"We are delighted to have Yoo in our stable of brand ambassadors as we have been looking for a lady pro to join the exalted company of ambassadors that we already have at Druh," said Simon Hurd, founder of Druh Belts & Buckles, which are already extremely popular in South Korea. [... more » ]
"We think we offer our membership some of the best golf anywhere," said John McConnell. "The game's rising stars are playing in the ACC men's championship at Old North State, ACC women's championship at Sedgefield and the long-running Cardinal Amateur at Cardinal Golf and Country Club." [... more » ]
"It's exciting to see so many talented youngsters from throughout the region playing here at Mission Hills. More and more are getting involved in the game and learning about championship golf which is what the Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship is all about," said Tenniel Chu, Vice Chairman of Mission Hills Group. [... more » ]