Golf News for Tuesday, June 12, 2012
"The player growth we're seeing on Tour this year is simply phenomenal. On the PGA Tour, we continue to attract more of the game's best and most visible players. And, with the addition of KBS Representative Jason Hause on the Nationwide Tour, we're finally working with players on the game's top proving ground," said Director of Tour Operations, Kim Braly. [... more » ]
"There is much anticipation surrounding both new developments in Bouskoura and Marrakech," said Bruce Glasco, Troon's senior vice president & managing director, international operations. "Both properties have the opportunity to establish themselves as leading leisure attractions in Morocco's broader golf and tourism plans." [... more » ]
"We've known Line for some time through her position on the Soenderjyske Eagles, the team of elite players based near company headquarters," said Jesper Thuen, ECCO Global Marketing Manager - Golf. "She possesses tremendous talent and will no doubt use this victory as a springboard to even greater success." [... more » ]
"Just as he continues to win tournaments around the world, Lee continues to be a fantastic brand ambassador for Druh Belts & Buckles," said Simon Hurd, founder of Druh Belts & Buckles and also a former touring professional who played alongside Westwood on many occasions. [... more » ]
"I can't thank the Reno-Tahoe Open committee enough for allowing one of our members the opportunity to play in their event, we are ecstatic," said Robin L. Waters, NGA Tour president. "The main purpose of the NGA Tour is to prepare our players to move on to the Nationwide and PGA Tour." [... more » ]
"Those visiting Scottsdale Golf Place will appreciate the specific swing data they will receive from XGOLF, as well as the feedback they will derive from playing simulated golf in the most realistic conditions possible," said Jay Russo, chief marketing officer and chief strategy officer for XGOLF. "XGOLF is pleased to be the feature attraction at this fine facility." [... more » ]
"Stephanie will be key to continuing ICS's impressive, year-over-year growth in the western U.S.," said Jim Bailey, Managing Partner of ICS. "We're excited to welcome her to our highly-motivated team that always goes the extra mile for our client-partners." [... more » ]
"The survey results reflect golf's powerful, emotional ability to bind families together. There's something special about being on a golf course, playing the game you love with someone you care about," said Marty Hanaka, CEO of Golfsmith International Holdings, Inc., the nation's largest specialty golf retailer. [... more » ]
"Sergio is without a doubt one of the most exciting and fun players to spend a day with and we know whoever is the winner of this opportunity will have a day they will never forget," said Caddy For A Cure CEO and program founder Russ Holden. "This is a fantastic opportunity for a golf fan to have the day of their golf life while helping a great organization in the sport." [... more » ]