Golf News for Friday, May 4, 2012
Lanny Wadkins returns to television Friday after a five-year absence, serving as a lead analyst for Golf Channel's coverage of the Insperity Championship on the Champions Tour. "I'm excited to work with my friends at the Golf Channel, talking about guys I played with and competed against for over 40 years," he said. [... more » ]
"The amateur game is the essence of this great game and the backbone of what we do at Golfweek," said Golfweek editor Jeff Babineau. "This year's Amateur Issue celebrates all things amateur, from the Curtis Cup to our annual crop of local legends." [... more » ]
"The Business of Golf Career Expo is an integral part of the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship," said PGA of America President Allen Wronowski. "The exhibitors, which include many of our leading golf industry organizations, will allow student-athletes to learn about career opportunities in our great game." [... more » ]
Stay two nights at The Loon Golf Resort in northern Michigan and play four rounds of golf at The Loon or The Lakes Courses and enjoy two dinner for just $279 per person. [... more » ]
A product of the unbeatable creativity of Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus II, the links-style Peninsula de Cortez has seven holes playing alongside the crystal blue Sea of Cortez, splendid fairways and beautiful native desert vegetation. It is a uniquely challenging course that is completely surrounded by water. [... more » ]
"With the widespread acceptance of the original NEO GPS, we wanted to provide consumers with another exceptional GPS option that would provide extra benefits at an affordable cost," said Terry Mears, Product Director at Bushnell. [... more » ]
"Billy Casper Golf's track record of boosting performance at courses similar to Berkshire Valley resonated with the Commission," said Renee Klose, Director of Golf for Morris County Park Commission. "The company's operational know-how, personable service and high agronomic standards mean enjoyment for golfers each and every round." [... more » ]
"Relationships like the FitGolf and Philly Section partnership are good for the game, and good for golfers. We look forward to continuing our relationship with the Section and helping all golfers at the Play Golf America day this weekend," said Dave Ostrow, CEO of FitGolf. [... more » ]
"FlightScope allows me to measure my students and has enabled me achieve the most accurate golf instruction in the world. Why guess at golf swings when you can measure them?" said Jacobs who uses his FlightScope golf launch monitor in both lessons and club fittings. [... more » ]