Golf News for Monday, June 25, 2012
"It is always an honor to be included on a list with so many outstanding teachers of the game," said Stenzel, who started her teaching career in 1990 at Admirals Cove in Jupiter, Fla. "This list is a motivator for all of us to keep studying technique and trying to make the game of golf accessible and enjoyable for all." [... more » ]
"In times of recession, the primary concern for golf consumers is value," said Ronan Smyth, President of the Irish Golf & Club Managers Association. "A club with a CCM at the helm highlights their dedication to offering members and visiting golfers the best service through expert management." [... more » ]
On today’s new episode, David Feherty will take a ride to the Florida coast to interview golf super-agent Andrew "Chubby" Chandler. Founder of International Sports Management and based in England, Chandler manages a stable of golfers including World No. 3 Lee Westwood, Open Championship winners Darren Clarke and Louis Oosthuizen and Masters champion Charl Schwartzel. [... more » ]
"With over 50 years of history in women's golf, it was a natural fit for us and a great opportunity for the best LPGA teaching professionals to experience this great resort destination," said Dave Harner, French Lick Resort's director of golf. [... more » ]
Arizona Grand Resort guests will experience $52 million of new amenities at a special price from $199 per night including a nightly $100 resort credit! Use your credit at the 18-hole golf course, 20,000-square-foot spa, or one of the resort's seven unique dining venues. [... more » ]
"This is a very unique and unprecedented program we are implementing at Shanty Creek Resorts. Guests will have an option every day to play either the regular tees to the traditional cups or move to the forward tees and play to the 8-inch cups," said Brian Kautz, director of golf and PGA Professional for Shanty Creek Resorts. [... more » ]
"Now more than ever, families are in search of real value when selecting a resort destination," said John Munro, director of hospitality, sales and marketing. "Sea Pines understands the challenges and is meeting them head on with complimentary golf, kids' meals, resort credits and family programs." [... more » ]
"Victory Ranch is a very special piece of property that has great potential," said KemperSports chief executive officer Steve Skinner. "We are honored to have the opportunity to work with Sterling Bay Companies to develop a world class club." [... more » ]
"EGD has gone from strength to strength because we have experience, expertise and a proven track record in designing world-class golf venues. We offer quality, sustainability, marketability and variety, which developers take confidence in," said Jeremy Slessor, European Golf Design Managing Director. [... more » ]
Not only will two winners from the competitive clinics get to spend a day with Westwood at Lindrick Golf Club in Nottinghamshire in September but they will also win a host of other goodies including a custom-made Ping driver and putter, a box of Titleist balls and a pair of Footjoy shoes. [... more » ]
"Golf is a universal 'language' and our students come from all around the world to share their love for the game and to establish the necessary academic foundation for a successful career," said John McMurry, Campus Vice-President of Keiser University College of Golf. [... more » ]
"We know from the experience of The 2010 Ryder Cup that the weather can be a factor and that keeping players dry and comfortable and enabling them to perform at their best is imperative. That's why we have pulled out all the stops to develop this world-class technical fabric," said Russell Brooks, ProQuip General Manager. [... more » ]