Golf News for Thursday, August 2, 2012
"Our newest products continue our emphasis on custom-engineering -- designing technology that meets the needs of distinct player profiles," said John A. Solheim, PING Chairman & CEO. "Through extensive research and analysis, which includes player testing of every skill level, both men and women, we've advanced performance in several categories." [... more » ]
"This is the first spring season that we will offer lifestyle products in our Men's Collection," said Jake Rawson, Global Director of Sales, Golf. "Great clubhouse apparel including 100 percent cotton polos and woven shirts accompany great performance styles and technical fabrics." [... more » ]
"Fred's outstanding play continues to support the position of BIOM Hybrid as an evolutionary shoe," says Jesper Thuen, ECCO Global Marketing Manager - Golf. "Its unique hybrid outsole has been proven time and again to deliver superb grip in all types of weather during major championship conditions." [... more » ]
"Our creations are in a category of their own thanks to incredible functionality and durability that eases the lives of our customers on every trip they take," said Club Glove founder Jeff Herold. "Digital Camo is not only cool, it celebrates our pride in helping American families by manufacturing in the United States." [... more » ]
"To know that it has been 50 years since I won my first PGA Championship is incredible. I have wonderful memories of my time at the PGA Championships, and winning my third Major Championship at Aronimink was a special moment," said Player. [... more » ]
"We look forward to Linda expanding our green grass, off-course, and key account presence in the Mid-West territory," said Patrick Holloran, Glove It Sales Manager. "Linda has built a strong network of buyers and we are very excited to have her join our team." [... more » ]
"Stuart and his greenkeeping team worked extremely hard in the build up to the tournament to ensure the course was not only playable, but of a high standard despite such a deluge of rain in the days leading up to the event," said Andrew Shewbridge, Aldwickbury Park Golf Club General Manager. [... more » ]
Golf Channel will air live tournament coverage during all four rounds of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. Thursday and Friday, Golf Channel will air four hours of live action, followed by 90 minutes of weekend lead-in coverage Saturday and Sunday. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled that Mizuno has recognized the 'Watts Guys' at seven locations, for their expertise and ability to help golfers improve their game," said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops. "We are committed to providing customers of all ages and skill levels with a superior custom fitting experience, so we are delighted to be recognized by one of the top brands in the industry." [... more » ]