Golf News for Friday, August 3, 2012
"Maintaining the record-setting growth of the past six quarters is a testament to the company's commitment to high quality programming and production, and a result of the exciting golf being played by some of the game's bright new stars," said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley. [... more » ]
"The standard of golf at all the qualifying events was exceptional and they all went down to the wire. It was a nerve wracking experience for all the guys, but it goes to show just how important the Ashworth Cup is to our Partners and how determined they all are to be a part of the team," said Eddie Reid, TGI Golf Managing Director. [... more » ]
"The Japanese tend to be very detail-oriented and love being able to talk numbers and details about the golf swing. So GolfTEC's fact-based teaching and reliance on data is perfect for them," said Director of Instruction and Education Creighton Aotani. [... more » ]
"We used advanced construction methods and made refinements to driver technologies that we've developed over time to make this our most customizable and best performing driver for golfers of all skill levels," said Tim Reed, vice president of research and development. [... more » ]
"The biggest difference between the two models is the weight has been pumped up substantially by using the two heavier stainless steel weighted rods. This brings the weight up to 400g or what is necessary to make a very functional belly putter," said Hireko Golf's Technical Director. [... more » ]
"I'm a pretty good player for a captain's choice charity event and I can scrape it around at about par. But I am honestly more afraid of a 120-yard shot from the middle of the fairway than a shot from the woods. My best shots are when I'm getting out of trouble," Dunes Golf and Beach Club Head Professional Dennis Nicholl said. [... more » ]
Nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains lies the jewel of the desert, Indian Canyons Golf Resort. This 36-hole resort is uniquely positioned to offer you an unrivaled golf experience in the greater Palm Springs area. The resort's Stay & Play Golf Package for Two includes golf at the resort, deluxe room accommodations and $25 free cash play per person. [... more » ]
"I would like to congratulate Scott Stallings on his second PGA Tour victory," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of the Players Towel. "Scott played great golf the entire week as his tournament record 24 under 264 score at Annandale Golf Club indicates." [... more » ]
"We are tremendously excited about the release of this design," said Keith Andrews Vice President, Sales for EGNA. "The glove is totally unique. It is all breast cancer "pink" with the ABCF branding prominently displayed. It is going to stand out and make a statement on any golf course." [... more » ]
"The attending supers will be able to see and experience at first-hand how a golf course is set up for a major international tournament - the Royal Trophy match play clash between Team Asia and Team Europe that will take place from December 14-16," said Mike Sebastian, chief executive officer of the Asia Pacific Golf Group, the owner and producer of the Asia Pacific Golf Summit. [... more » ]