Golf News for Wednesday, August 22, 2012
“David is a strategic thinker with deep television industry knowledge, and his experience with Discovery will bring an innovative approach to the way we connect the world to golf,” said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley. “David’s experience and track record speak for themselves, and we look forward to him leading Golf Channel’s communications strategy at such an exciting time for the company.” [... more » ]
"The scholarship program is just a small way for us to help an employee defray the cost of college," said Ryan Coffell, CEO, King Par. "Dylan works for King Par in our ice cream shop and has an excellent work ethic and attitude. We wish him all the best in college." [... more » ]
"I follow a maxim 'we who dare to teach must never cease to learn.' I've been in this game a long time and I'm continually learning. If you're a lover of the game and you want to help people, which as teachers we do, I think you really want to keep learning. I'm looking forward to coming to Harrogate," said Leadbetter. [... more » ]
"GTxtreme provides the best of all worlds; exceptional grip performance in all-conditions, maximum durability, comfort, superb flexibility and breathability with a precision fit," said Maria Bonzagni, Senior Director of Worldwide Marketing for FootJoy Golf Gloves and Accessories. [... more » ]
"Our demonstrated record of performance, including 4 majors in 2012 alone, has proven that our industry leading technology makes the Players Towel the most sought after high performance towel in sports today," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of the Players Towel. [... more » ]
Stay one night in the cozy Legend Cottage Inn, and play one round of golf on beautiful Hawk's Eye Golf Club in Bellaire, which has been ranked as the 12th greatest public course in the state of Michigan. [... more » ]
Known for generating better performance and a smooth feel, KBS Golf Shafts are designed by industry veteran Kim Braly. Mr. Braly is recognized as a pioneer in golf industry having designed several popular shaft models and new technologies while at Royal Precision. [... more » ]
"This is a special opportunity at one of the best times of the year to play golf in Myrtle Beach," said John Rusher, executive director of the Waccamaw Golf Trail. "No doubt these early tee times will be filled quickly." [... more » ]
"We are thrilled with the national-class recognition gained from Golf Magazine," said Echelon Golf Club General Manager Cary Perez. "Their evaluation echoes that of our members and daily fee players, who consistently marvel at the architectural excellence and immaculate course conditioning they encounter." [... more » ]
"The Jamaica Invitational Pro-Am with NIKE GOLF is one of the premiere golf events in the Caribbean," said John Lynch, Jamaica's Director of Tourism. "This event has grown from a few teams in the initial years to now selling out annually, with players traveling from the U.S., Canada, Europe and the Caribbean." [... more » ]