Golf News for Monday, July 2, 2012
"The Pocono Mountains are known for summer family fun, and we wanted to dedicate time to encourage our next generation of golfers to get in the game," said Carl Wilgus, President of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. "By encouraging kids to enjoy an outdoor sport, we help parents and families stay active and enjoy our natural beauty." [... more » ]
Sun Mountain is proud to be the official outerwear provider for The Arctic Open Golf Championship 2012 being held at the Akureyri Golf Club in Iceland June 28 - 30. This international event attracts hundreds of golfers from across the world and offers the unique opportunity to golf around the clock thanks to the nearly 24 hours of daylight at this northernmost golf course in the world. [... more » ]
"I am truly excited to be a part of the team and bring The First Tee to Central Florida," said Lawrence. "With so many young people facing tough challenges at both home and school, the program teaches core values and promotes healthy habits to help them overcome life's everyday obstacles." [... more » ]
Harbor Club, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, is a 1,600-acre planned, gated community framed by nine-miles of lakefront in Greensboro, GA, halfway between Augusta and Atlanta. Its centerpiece is the highly acclaimed Tom Weiskopf and Jay Morrish-designed championship golf course. [... more » ]
Nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains lies the jewel of the desert, Indian Canyons Golf Resort. This 36-hole resort is uniquely positioned to offer you an unrivaled golf experience in the greater Palm Springs area. The resort's Stay & Play Golf Package for One includes golf for one at the resort, deluxe room accommodations and $25 free cash play. [... more » ]
"The 'Two-for-One Stay and Play Package' in the Sierra foothills is ideal for golf buddy trips or couples searching for a romantic getaway," said Bob Higgins, Saddle Creek General Manager. "Avid and recreational golfers will be impressed with an elite golf experience." [... more » ]
"We will launch new exciting golf packages and our efforts are to promote Central Vietnam as a high-end golf destination in Southeast Asia. We are seeing the interest from golfers from the Middle East, Malaysia, Australia and New Zealand," said Pham Ha, founder and CEO of Luxury Travel Ltd. [... more » ]
"The new PXi is the culmination of years of research and development and it is the most sophisticated steel shaft design in the history of the game," said Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. "To see PXi winning tournaments right out the gate really validates all of the technology and design." [... more » ]
"Locker room staff work tirelessly to assist members and guests in a variety of ways, including by learning about the most beneficial products to enhance their overall experience at the club or resort," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. [... more » ]