Golf News for Friday, June 29, 2012
"Our Summer Escape and Play package is the perfect vehicle to tee it up from sunup to sundown as well as enjoy all the creature comforts we offer our guests here at PGA National," said Joel Paige, Vice President and Managing Director. "After golf, our lobby iBAR is the ideal spot to have a cool drink while swapping tales of putts made or missed." [... more » ]
“There are a number of reasons we’ve continued to attract new viewers, but the most important is our commitment to quality,” said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley. “We are making investments in quality programming and, in return, our loyal viewers are watching in record numbers. Those fans that wake up with Morning Drive come back for Feherty or On the Range in primetime. And, the unpredictable storylines from many of the game’s rising stars are really resonating with our viewers.” [... more » ]
"Each year, both of these magnificent tournaments produce stellar golf and instant classics," said Clint Higgins, Sycuan Resort's Director of Golf. "Sycuan is proud to be able to help these kids grow as golfers and give them a chance to pursue their dreams." [... more » ]
"We are incredibly proud of our PGA/Nationwide Tour programs. Every season our representatives Rusty Estes and Steve Loerzel strive to grow the number of professionals playing the product and having 16 players in the field relying on our equipment means they are succeeding," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"We congratulate the winner on her first LPGA Tour title," said Tak Yamada, President, Graphite Design. "She dealt with weather delays and a four-way playoff to finally claim a victory. We are pleased that she opted to play our AURA shafts and wish her continued success." [... more » ]
"We're delighted that our SS7 belly putter was used to capture this Top-10 finish. We believe the SS7 belly putter is the best on the market as it combines a specially designed head engineered for Long putters with our 'FEEL' - Friction Enhancing Elastomer Layer insert," said STX Director of Golf Steve Henneman [... more » ]
The island is waiting for you. With Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa's Balance package you'll enjoy one round of golf at Poipu Bay Golf Course and a daily breakfast buffet for two. [... more » ]
''Where else could you enjoy such an outstanding golf experience playing five such dramatic courses all over Europe in five days? We are offering our guests luxury private jet travel, fantastic golf courses, luxurious accommodation and the highest levels of customer service throughout the trip," said Le Bureau Managing Partner Dominique Rey. [... more » ]
"This is a very happy moment for me having been the director of golf at La Manga Club, a very beautiful place, a great resort with some wonderful golf courses, and met so many wonderful people," said Gary Player. [... more » ]
"We are so excited for Melissa," said Tommy Hilfiger. "She had a sensational and well deserved win on Sunday. We are very proud to have her as the brand ambassador for our women's golf collection." [... more » ]
"Our objective was to secure a line-up who could offer insight and guidance to the industry," said Golf Tourism Scotland chairman Lee Derrick. "The speakers at The National Golf Forum fit the bill perfectly. After all, this is a summit about providing practical and best-practice guidance that will help businesses get the most out of the next three years. [... more » ]
"Our association continues to support turfgrass research projects and scholarship opportunities for those in need," said GCSANC President Rodney Muller, "and this year five worthy individuals are receiving scholarships. We will also make a donation to the California Turfgrass & Landscape Foundation." [... more » ]