Golf News for Friday, June 15, 2012
"Energy Athletic Golf is a completely distinct, science-based product," said Rich Katz, Managing Director of Buffalo. "Early demand from consumers, retailers and Tour players has exceeded expectations and will continue to climb as more people discover the measurable IonX advantage." [... more » ]
"As a player and then designer, my goal has always been to grow the game around the world," said Jack Nicklaus. "At the same time, I think it is important to grow the way golf is developed. We have witnessed the passion and enthusiasm for golf in China, but we have also observed a need and desire for assistance in every aspect of the development process." [... more » ]
"Changing our brand to BGL, and our trading name to Burhill Group Limited, enables us to reference Burhill while creating a new identity as an umbrella for the golf, estates and leisure divisions of the company," said Chief Executive Colin Mayes. [... more » ]
The package offers unlimited golf for two at Whirlwind Golf Club in Chandler, Arizona and a $25 food-and-beverage credit, $50 food-and-beverage credit good at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, lunch at Whirlwind Golf Club, one $25 slot play voucher per person, and complimentary transportation to and from Whirlwind Golf Club. [... more » ]
"A big part of why we fell in love with Running Y Ranch, and ultimately why we purchased the resort in 2010, was the tremendous course designed by Arnold Palmer. However, we felt the original name, 'Running Y Ranch Golf Course,' did not live up to the acclaim," said Scott Pickert, Senior Vice President of Northview Oregon Resorts. [... more » ]
"I retired in 2002," said Cari Sheets, who chauffeured her dad through their golf adventure together. "Although I had started playing golf by then, and thought it was pretty fun, I really loved driving the cart. At that point, I made it my retirement goal to drive golf carts in all 50 states." [... more » ]
Rader, an LPGA Master Professional with 30 years teaching experience, is national president of the LPGA's T&CP division. Cole, a Master Professional with 20 years teaching experience, gained notoriety playing professionally for seven years on the Future's, European, Asian and LPGA Tour, winning 12 tournaments worldwide. [... more » ]
"It is a tremendous achievement for Anna to shoot a hole-in-one at such a young age. She is a terrific little golfer and is getting better every time she plays. Everyone at Hoebridge was very pleased for her," said Mike O'Connell, Hoebridge Golf Centre Senior General Manager. [... more » ]
"The ladies had an exceptional day on the course and were blessed with bright sunshine, the perfect weather for golf at Wycombe Heights as you can enjoy stunning views across The Chilterns," said Russell Stebbings, Wycombe Heights General Manager, after the Ladies Open Day which launched the year-long fund raising endeavor. [... more » ]