Golf News for Monday, July 16, 2012
As a fun alternative to playing 18 holes, golfers of all ages and abilities are invited to join their family members and experience the true meaning of "family togetherness on the links." Marriott's Grande Pines Golf Club and Faldo Golf Institute by Marriott announced that they will be coming together to host the annual Family Golf Festival July 28 at Faldo Golf Institute by Marriott in Orlando. [... more » ]
With Marcela Leon already earning a spot in the championship match in Big Break Atlantis’ season finale on July 23, tonight's new episode will feature the two remaining competitors on the series -- Selanee Henderson and Gloriana Soto -- battling in a five-hole stroke play match to earn the other remaining spot in the championship match. [... more » ]
The article quoted pro golfer Jenny Suh who uses a Sun Mountain push cart on the Symetra Tour as saying, "I used to think these were for people with back problems, but even I feel less tired after my round. Playing 36 holes is no problem." [... more » ]
"From Bobby Jones to Gary Player to Seve and many others, this club boasts a heritage of great champions that truly inspired our in-house design team," said Brandon Theophilus, CEO of Dancin' Dogg Golf. "We've captured the smallest details, enabling OptiShot users to play this great venue with family and friends from the comfort of home." [... more » ]
"HOTWIRE was developed for beginners to Tour professionals and everyone in between," said Ryan Neel, President of MVP Sport, "For about the price of a sleeve of balls, golfers of all abilities can improve their putting and lower their scores." [... more » ]
Melia Cozumel is located on the beautiful white sand beach of Santa Pilar in a secluded and tranquil location for maximum relaxation. All of Cozumel's attractions are within a short drive however, so you won't miss out on anything the island has to offer, starting from $132 per person, per night. All inclusive with unlimited golf! [... more » ]
The 2012 Larry Laoretti & Tico Torres Celebrities Fore Kids Golf Classic will be dedicated to baseball Hall of Famer Gary Carter who co-hosted the golf tournament with Laoretti for over ten years. Joining Laoretti for the first time as co-host will be Tico Torres, the drummer for the legendary rock band Bon Jovi. [... more » ]
"Our greenkeeping staff have been working extremely hard to ensure the course is in pristine condition once again to give the players the kind fairways and greens similar to those they would expect on the main European Tour," said Andrew Shewbridge, Aldwickbury Park Golf Club General Manager. [... more » ]
"Tom has terrific management and marketing skills," said Mel Graham, owner of International World Tour Golf Links. "Anyone who knows him will tell you that he is a major force in the Grand Strand golf industry. He has a reputation for delivering results, and I'm delighted to be able to add him to our team." [... more » ]
"I'd like to congratulate Tom on his victory and his very long drive. He is a hugely talented golfer so I'm sure this won't be the only success we see him having," said Graham Rolland, Birchwood Park Golf Centre General Manager. [... more » ]
"Students who join us will work across every department of the facility," said General Manager Russell Stebbings. "That includes golf operations, retail, food & beverage, admin, sales and marketing and greenkeeping. This experience will give them a sound knowledge of every aspect of running a modern day golf centre." [... more » ]