Golf News for Thursday, July 5, 2012
"Mr. Snead is an international sports icon, and our first priority was to create an amazing beer that honors his legacy," said Casey Bierer, Founder and CEO of Slammin' Sam Beer Company and a former producer-reporter with Golf Channel. "We're proud to present a thirst-quenching premium lager that golfers and all active lifestyle consumers will truly enjoy." [... more » ]
"Around the world, professionals and amateurs alike have discovered the performance-enhancing qualities provided by our spikes," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "This fact is validated each week by the legions of Tour players that trust the superior traction, stability and comfort inherent to CHAMP products." [... more » ]
Blue Heron Pines Golf Club opened in 1993 and has quickly been recognized as the best 18-hole course at the Jersey Shore. Designed by Stephen Kay, it takes full advantage of the natural beauty of the pinelands, with majestic tree lines framing breathtaking vistas. The club's "One Night Stay and Play with One Round" golf package includes an overnight stay and one round of golf at Blue Heron Pines. [... more » ]
"The Fore Fall Golf Getaway is perfect for golf enthusiasts of all levels in search of an escape from work and school as the temperature starts to cool off," said Rick Hileman, PGA Director of Golf Operations at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. [... more » ]
Expanded Opening Rounds of Coverage – Golf Channel will air expanded coverage of the opening rounds of The Greenbrier Classic with four hours of live tournament action today and Friday. [... more » ]
"Personal attention is a top priority and supporting our players in every possible way is our mission", said Spencer Graham III. "Attendance at our clients' golf tournaments is an available service. We understand that competition is the guiding force for our players to learn and prepare." [... more » ]
"Accuracy and consistency are true cornerstones to high-performance golf shafts and, if you look at the complete fields of the events this weekend, the vast majority of the players on the PGA, Web.com and European Tours trusted shafts by True Temper more than all other competitors combined," said Chad Hall, director of product marketing and global tour operations for True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"This year's win at the PGA National Championship is historic news for the KBS brand. In only our fifth PNC tournament, KBS shafts have already been used twice winning consecutively in 2011 and now 2012," said Kim Braly, Director of Tour Operations. [... more » ]
"Our modifications to Cinnamon Hill have further improved its already impressive shot values and overall playing experience," said Robbie Ames, Director of Golf. "Come join us to see how Cinnamon Hill captures Jamaica's unique vibe and creates a 'must play' for golfers of all abilities." [... more » ]
"Our goal is for all women to feel comfortable when coming to the golf course, and we hope this event will show them that golf can be an enjoyable activity with friends, while inspiring them to want to learn more about the game," said Scott Kmiec, Executive Director, New Jersey Section, PGA of America. [... more » ]