Golf News for Wednesday, July 25, 2012
"The Open Championship is a victory we have long looked forward to. This professional has been a fan of KBS since his first practice session with them in 2008. It took only three swings to notice the smooth feel, and then immediately switched his bag into KBS. We congratulate him for this terrific performance at one of golf's toughest tests," said Kim Braly, Director of Tour Operations. [... more » ]
"The Open Championship is the most revered tournament in golf with an incredible history. We're very excited to see our SteelFiber shafts capture two of the Top 10 money positions in such a historic venue," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"We're delighted to welcome Mission Hills into The Leading Hotels of the World family and look forward to a long-standing and successful partnership," said The Leading Hotels of the World's President and CEO Ted Teng. "What unites our members are their unvarying quality and attention to detail and it's clear that this is present with Mission Hills Resorts." [... more » ]
"It's no surprise that the top of the leaderboard was populated almost exclusively by players who chose CHAMP spikes," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "We offer a large variety of cleat options to suit all preferences, with each engineered to provide incredible traction, stability and comfort." [... more » ]
"We have had great success with the sales of our golf ball retrievers, but we wanted to make them even better and promote the improved durability of the product for our customers," said Lee Miller, Feel Golf CEO and PGA Professional with a PhD in engineering. "The new retrievers are the strongest, most compact and durable retrievers offered by Feel Golf." [... more » ]
Come experience two of Virginia's finest golf courses: The Federal Club and Spring Creek Golf Club. Stay in historic Richmond and treat yourself to some of the best golf the Commonwealth can offer. With bentgrass fairways, tees and greens, both clubs will provide the perfect lie no matter the season, starting from $120 for two rounds (one at each club). [... more » ]
"Children will be taken right through the basics of golf, including putting, chipping, iron play and woods by our team of expert teachers, who have experienced coaching all manner of players from toddlers swinging their first clubs through to elite county players," said Graham Rolland, Birchwood Park Golf Centre General Manager. [... more » ]
"We have an outstanding field of juniors in both divisions once again," said PGA of America President Allen Wronowski. "It will be exciting to see the next generation of golfers competing at a spectacular venue for a junior major championship and spots on our 2012 U.S. Junior Ryder Cup Team." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to add a group of young, talented athletes to our Nike Golf team," said Mark Thaxton, Global Director of Sports Marketing Operations for Nike Golf. "We have attained some of the finest collegiate players chasing the professional dream. The future is bright for these rising stars." [... more » ]