Golf News for Tuesday, May 8, 2012
NBC Sports Group is primed to deliver more than 70 hours of combined live tournament and wrap-around news coverage of THE PLAYERS Championship on-site at TPC Sawgrass this week -- the most coverage in the history of the tournament -- featuring live tournament action, news reports, inside analysis, player interviews, special guest appearances and compelling features throughout the week. [... more » ]
The champion of Golf Channel’s Big Break Atlantis reality competition will have the opportunity to put her golf career on the fast track with an invitation to compete in the 2012 LPGA Kingsmill Championship (Sept. 6-9) on the LPGA Tour and $50,000 in cash -- one of the biggest prizes in the series’ 17-season history. [... more » ]
"The growth that our company has experienced over the past several years demanded closer attention to our strategic corporate and club public relations, and this seemed like a perfect time to engage Windfall," said Affiniti's founding partner, Whitney Crouse. [... more » ]
"In all these years working directly with the Sport Buddy clientele, I have come to understand their high taste levels, and demand for impeccable quality. For this reason, I have committed myself and my staff to offer nothing but the best on the new website," said entrepreneur, Melissa M. Gotfredson.. [... more » ]
"By introducing new designs every month, we continually provide marks that suit the desires for all golfers - men, women and juniors," said Cabell Fooshe, Vice President of Tin Cup. "There are Tin Cups for every individual, whether you prefer game improvement assistance or wish to showcase your personality with an easy-to-apply symbol." [... more » ]
The latest stay-and-play vacation offers from Horseshoe Resort, located only one hour north of Toronto, include accommodations, 18 holes on either golf course, shared power cart, warm-up bucket at the range, and breakfast the next day. Summer packages starting from $99/person. Spring and fall as low as $79/person. [... more » ]
Luke Donald, the world's number one golfer, spent his summer holidays perfecting his skills on the luxury venue's fairways and greens as a youngster and visitors can enjoy rounds on any of La Manga Club's three 18-hole championship courses at fantastic discount prices. [... more » ]
The recently opened, this 18-hole championship course designed by PGA legend, Nick Price, is the newest course in the region. Amateurs and professionals alike will enjoy this scenic course, situated near the Caribbean Sea—surrounded by the best nature has to offer including an ecological conservation and networks of lakes. [... more » ]
"This prestigious award from the PGA's South Florida Chapter is a huge accomplishment for Chris and we appreciate his dedication to growing the game of golf," said BallenIsles Country Club's Director of Golf, Brian Kelley. [... more » ]
"This was a great weekend," said Zach Gollwitzer, who was declared co-winner of the tournament along with Mark Whipple and Phetnoy Siboupha. "Being my first AJGA event, I couldn't have asked for anything better. I've never been in a tournament that was this well run." [... more » ]
"It is with pleasure that we welcome Jay Russo to our executive team," said James J. Kim, CEO of XGOLF. "We value his knowledge, experience and expertise, and as we look to the future, we are confident he will help lead and direct the continued growth and success of XGOLF." [... more » ]
"With this year's donation of $196,000, the Mirabel community is so proud to support cancer research at a world class facility right in our own backyard," said Ruth Evans, Co-Chair of this year's event. "It is wonderful to see the Mirabel community rally together for a cause important to so many of us." [... more » ]