Golf News for Tuesday, August 28, 2012
For professional golfers Chris Anderson and Robbie Biershenk, the quest to make it to the big leagues of golf is filled with professional and personal sacrifices, highs and lows, successes and failures. Anderson, 41, from Yorba Linda, Calif., has tasted success in professional golf and is looking to resurrect a once-promising career, highlighted by two stints on the PGA TOUR in 2003 and 2005 and a victory on the Web.com Tour (formerly Nationwide Tour) in 2004. Biershenk, 35, owner of Shank’s Driving Range in Greenville, S.C. and a former competitor on Golf Channel’s popular Big Break series, has set a goal to join his older brother Tommy on the PGA TOUR. [... more » ]
The Grand Cypress "Buy One Golf School - Get One Free" is a flexible 2-for-1 offer for golfers of all skill levels and applies to their choice of the selection of one-, two- and three-day schools for men and women. The extremely inviting price is designed to encourage friends and couples to learn together at one of the Top 25 Golf Schools in America. [... more » ]
"To see Dynamic Gold in the winner's circle at three tournaments at vastly different courses this weekend and in the bags of many more players speaks volumes about the shaft's tried and true consistency and the trust players have in Dynamic Gold," said Chad Hall, director of product marketing and global tour operations for True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"With roll face technology as incorporated into the Dynacraft Hindsight II Putter, it normalizes the effective loft at impact to create the proper amount of loft to extract the ball from any indentation and get the ball rolling as quickly as possible for better distance control," said Hireko Golf's Technical Director. [... more » ]
"Tour players worldwide trust CHAMP more than any other brand, because our technologically-advanced designs provide the ideal platform for a proper golf swing," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Regardless of conditions, golfers experience increased traction, stability and comfort." [... more » ]
"Out of the gate, response to our beer, and the lasting resonance of the Snead name, has been off the charts," said Casey Bierer, Founder and CEO of Slammin' Sam Beer Company and a former producer-reporter with Golf Channel. "We're working hard to meet demand [... more » ]
At the Premier Five Seasons Resort in the Finger Lakes, experience the challenge of Bristol Harbour's Robert Trent Jones Championship Golf Course, as well as the spectacular beauty of Canandaigua Lake and the Bristol Hills, staring from $81 per person. [... more » ]
"The junior tournaments organized by Annika around the globe are very successful," said Tenniel Chu, Vice Chairman of Mission Hills Group. "We are very happy to host the ANNIKA Invitational at Mission Hills to provide Chinese and other Asian girls a platform to improve their golf skills." [... more » ]
"Dee has shown incredible tenacity to come back time and time again to defend her title," said Ian McDowell, Redbourn Golf Club General Manager. "The Club Championships are always hotly contested in each category and I congratulate each of the winners on their victories." [... more » ]
"The opportunity for golf to develop in Turkey is phenomenal. I am hugely impressed with the measures instigated by the Turkish Golf Federation and the government to develop golf for tourism and local play," said Colin Montgomerie. [... more » ]
"Our Open days are always well attended by golfers in the region and it's a pleasure to welcome visitors, especially ones with such goodwill," said Andrew Shewbridge, Aldwickbury Park Golf Club General Manager. "Great Ormond Street Hospital is an outstanding charity and I'd like to thank everybody who attended for their generosity." [... more » ]