Golf News for Friday, August 10, 2012
"Branson golf courses continue to be showstoppers, offering a great round at affordable rates year-round," said Ross Summers, president of the Branson Chamber of Commerce and the Branson Convention and Visitors Bureau. "We're proud of our destination's success in delivering award-winning experiences that all Americans can enjoy." [... more » ]
"As we continue to explore markets for expansion, St. Simons Island is a natural fit, and we are excited to offer the local community and visitors to the area with a superior golf retail experience," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops. [... more » ]
"The first six months of weather has been extremely favorable throughout most of the country for golf participation and the effects of this are evident in rounds played and equipment sales," said Golf Datatech's Tom Stine. "Nothing helps golf sales like good weather." [... more » ]
"SwingWing Golf is quickly developing a reputation as the innovator behind golf's only inflatable power swing trainer on today's market," said Dan Gitre, SwingWing inventor and CEO SwingWing Golf. "Through the partnership with Ladies Links Fore Golf, more women will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the multiple benefits of this versatile trainer." [... more » ]
St. Jude Golf Club, one of the top courses in western Pennsylvania, is offering a $99 stay-and-play special that includes one day of unlimited golf with a cart, one night of lodging with partner hotel, and a Continental breakfast. This golf package is available weekdays or weekends. Book early to secure your date. Two- to seven-day packages also available. [... more » ]
"Fall is the perfect time for 'golf buddy' trips to take full advantage of our wide array of golf and lodging options at exceptionally affordable package prices," said Bill Golden, president of Golf Holiday. [... more » ]
"IJP Design is excited to sponsor The Gecko Elite Golf Academy and the Gecko Pro Tour," said Mark Truby, Managing Director of IJP Design. "We firmly believe in supporting aspiring professionals as they chase their dreams and believe that our support will help the Gecko Pro Tour continue to grow and nurture the next generation of professional players." [... more » ]
"With more than 800 events annually featuring passionate players of all abilities, the Am Tour is a tremendous venue to showcase our industry-leading technologies," said company founder Jeff Herold. [... more » ]
"I'm excited to be working with such a pioneering golf company in our effort to help golfers play better," said Dave Pelz. "HIRZL gloves, in my opinion, offer the best glove technology on the market today and I am looking forward to working with HIRZL to further develop their innovative golf glove product line." [... more » ]
"Our newly-designed Web site makes it easier for viewers to realize XGOLF's unique and exclusive features, such as XBALL, XPLATE and XBALANCE," said Jay Russo, chief marketing and strategy officer for XGOLF. "People can see how other customers set up their homes, training centers and restaurants around XGOLF." [... more » ]
"The winner had a spectacular round on Sunday to overcome a six-stroke deficit to win the Championship," said Tak Yamada, President, Graphite Design, "We thank him for using our Tour AD DI shaft and we congratulate him on his outstanding victory." [... more » ]