Golf News for Thursday, June 14, 2012
"These awards are truly a testament to the quality of the restoration and the outstanding staff at The Village at Machrihanish Dunes," said Kevin Lewis, Owners Representative at Machrihanish Dunes. "Our primary objective is to create happy and loyal customers." [... more » ]
"Our youthful styling will help these future stars dress like the Tour pros they are striving to become," said Nancy Robitaille, principal designer. "Given Kevin's devotion and track record, the sky's the limit for these new Fila Golf ambassadors." [... more » ]
"Our goal is to have a great tournament, and to have our volunteers watching as much as they are working," said Vickie Micheau, executive director of the Delta County Chamber of Commerce, whose team is coordinating the volunteer effort. "More so this year, the community is asking to be involved and be a part of the excitement." [... more » ]
"I've devoted many of my years to developing this golf club and put a lot of energy into introducing the course to European golf players. It was an honour to host such a great tournament and an emotional moment for me," said Mait Schmidt, Estonian Golf & Country Club President. [... more » ]
"From working with the pros at our mobile Shaft Lab Tour Van to visiting with all of the golf enthusiasts in attendance, it's always an amazing experience to have a PGA Tour event right in your own backyard and chalking up another win makes it even more special," said Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"Tour players continue to trust Aldila's RIP Technology (Reverse Interlaminar Placement) because it provides them with lower torque, increased tip stability and better tip stiffness control," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
"The FLYTee is rapidly gaining a loyal following on all major Tours worldwide," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "The technologically advanced design provides one of the quickest and easiest ways for players of all skill levels to boost performance." [... more » ]
"IDS, as part of the IBM technology team, will help capture all data related to the U.S. Open and distribute it to tournament media, broadcast and fan information systems on site," said IDS president Rallis Pappas. "We are confident the tournament information systems will not only enhance the experience for fans and viewers, but also players, officials and media alike." [... more » ]
"Our partnership with Dustin to promote Myrtle Beach as America's number one golf destination has been fantastic," said Bill Golden, president of Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday. "Not only he is one of the best golfers in the world, he's also a great guy who loves the area and knows well all we offer golf vacationers." [... more » ]
As the U.S. Open returns to The Olympic Club, Casper reminisces with "GOLFBETTER" host Tom Brassell, reliving one of the most remarkable comebacks in Major Championship history, as he captured the 1966 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club after being 7 shots down to Arnold Palmer with 9 holes to play. [... more » ]
"We are absolutely delighted with the support of the membership, Burhill and Sunrise Senior Living. The amount of money that we have raised will make a great difference to a very worthy cause and the 1st Scout Group of Hersham will be thrilled with this contribution, a big thank you to all those involved," said event organizer Ronnie Ingram. [... more » ]