Golf News for Friday, August 31, 2012
NBC Sports Group presents unprecedented Ryder Cup tournament action, news coverage, and original themed programming in September. The 39th edition of the biennial golf competition between the world’s top professional golfers representing the United States and Europe, takes place Sept. 28-30 in Medinah, Ill. [... more » ]
"We are very excited to partner with TGA and believe their school model along with the newly created player pathway will be a key ingredient to not only growing programs like Team Golf and Junior Tournaments, but also serve as a model for other Sections to grow the game nationwide," said Mark Harrison, executive director of the Northern Texas PGA. [... more » ]
From the moment you arrive at Eaglewood Resort & Spa, you feel the warmth of a relaxing resort destination away from the hectic city pace but conveniently close to downtown Chicago. And, whether you're visiting for a conference, golf outing, family getaway or romantic weekend, you'll find everything at Eaglewood is designed to balance pleasure and productivity. It's the perfect place to get away, that's not so far away! [... more » ]
With convenient access in beautiful York County, just off I-83, Heritage Hills Golf Resort in York, Pennsylvania offers challenging golf on picturesque courses, family-fun recreational attractions, welcoming hotel accommodations, meetings and celebration venues, and a variety of unique dining experiences in five restaurants. [... more » ]
"PGA Tour players demand equipment that will help them perform on the most demanding golf courses, when the pressure is at its highest," said Arnie Cunningham, NUNCHUK PGA Tour representative. "Every week, PGA Tour players tell me that the accuracy and consistency of NUNCHUK Shafts give them the confidence to just aim and swing." [... more » ]
"To hit it far, you need to swing fast, not hard. JumboMax grips allow me to do that. Another bonus is that I don't have to worry about the dreaded snap-hook shot. Because of the grip, I'm able to release the club as hard and as fast as I want," said Dobbyn. [... more » ]
"The new Otter Company collection for women is bright, bold and pretty," said Debby Phelps, apparel designer for The Otter Company. "Every piece in the collection emphasizes both style and playability - and the new color combinations offer a dash of pop, flair and fun!" [... more » ]
"The microfiber Caddy Towel is preferred by Tour players, discerning amateurs and retailers worldwide who recognize its superiority," said company founder Jeff Herold. "The product is available in 11 unique colors and a wide variety of personalization options to suit all preferences." [... more » ]
"We were inspired by the peaks, the silhouettes and the abruptness of the dramatic profiles against the sky when we were routing and building the holes," said Roy Bechtol about the The Club at Concan course. "We just tried to lay the course gently on the earth, where it looks like it's been there forever." [... more » ]
"It was a beautiful sight to see so many families here enjoying the sunshine, posing for pictures with the Olympic Torch and raising valuable funds for charity," said Stuart Perry, The Shropshire Golf Centre GM. "Our PGA Professionals were kept busy all day, as was our chef who did a superb job keeping a barbecue going." [... more » ]