Golf News for Monday, June 18, 2012
"This is a great way for families to enjoy a round of golf together," said Jim Woodring, executive vice president of marketing for NGM. "We believe in offering incentives that bring young golfers to the course because they are the future of this great game." [... more » ]
Golf Summerlin is treating golf enthusiasts this July 4 holiday to their choice of sizzling deals on individual rounds and double weekend unlimited golfing specials at its three Summerlin courses. [... more » ]
"It is a great testament to the staff here at Burhill to have these professional players heap praise on the condition of the course and the clubhouse when they visit us," said David Cook, Burhill Golf Club General Manager. [... more » ]
Your golf getaway at Madden's is all about the full experience. Since 1926 our philosophy has been to provide the best Minnesota has to offer -- and to treat our guests to a first class golf experience every time. Now after 83 years of Madden family tradition, our golf paradise spans 63 of the most finely manicured holes of golf in Minnesota. No gimmicks, simply golf. [... more » ]
"The rolling terrain and tree-lined fairways of Pound Ridge combined with the coastal ambiance of our boutique hotel create the perfect experience for discerning golfers who want to play one of the elite courses in the U.S.," said Samantha Stout, Delamar Greenwich Harbor's senior vice president of sales and marketing. [... more » ]
"Hundred Hole Hike uniquely combines walking and philanthropy, which are among my favorite aspects of this great game," said Mark Kent, CEO and President of KENTWOOL. "Given the stress being placed on hikers' bodies, they will certainly appreciate our unmatched comfort features and blister-free guarantee." [... more » ]
"The patented design of the SwingWing provides just the right amount of wind-resistance to develop a stronger, faster swing," said Dan Gitre, SwingWing inventor and CEO SwingWing Golf. "Wind-resistance training is a proven technique to help improve a golfer's tempo, lag, sequencing, and full body turn, resulting in increased distance off the tee." [... more » ]
NBC scored the best U.S. Open Championship third-round rating in a decade on Saturday, building on the momentum Golf Channel gained earlier in the week with its Live From the U.S. Open coverage and setting additional milestones for the NBC Sports Group. [... more » ]
"It has been a privilege to work alongside Iain for the last 25 years," said Ritchie Ewan. "He has worked hard to achieve the playing surfaces that we have at Nairn which are admired by so many. This shows through in how the course is presented and the feedback we get from the members. My job will be to continue this tradition so that Nairn can be enjoyed long into the future." [... more » ]
"Bubba Watson's genius is in his simplicity," said PGA Professional and Palmetto Dunes Director of Golf Instruction Doug Weaver. "His childlike faith allows him to utilize the fundamentals of golf to create exciting and adventurous shots. I'll teach players to increase their smile and decrease their strokes." [... more » ]
"At Canongate, we believe that golf can truly have a positive impact on the quality of life and have seen its effects firsthand through our members," said Joe Guerra, president and CEO of Canongate Golf. "We have challenged ourselves to create an array of programs and packages that make the sport more accessible and enjoyable for the entire family." [... more » ]