Golf News for Tuesday, September 4, 2012
"It is always a pleasure to support our partnership with The Golf Channel," said Chuck Faust, President, aboutGolf. "The Am Tour National Championships are also a great opportunity for us to showcase our renowned proprietary technology to players who truly love the sport." [... more » ]
"The PGA Expo has undoubtedly found the correct formula by being in the center of Las Vegas Fashion Week, which allows PGA and industry professionals to see the entire fashion world, attend education conference seminars, test the latest equipment and see the newest apparel lines in just three days," said PGA Golf Exhibitions Senior Vice President Ed Several. [... more » ]
"The new clubhouse and our other resort enhancements continue our quest to remain one of the world's most distinguished resorts," said Steve Birdwell, President of The Sea Pines Resort. "We continually seek ways to provide an extraordinary experience for our members and guests." [... more » ]
"Our talented 2012 class of national award winners span more than four decades of service to our Association and to the game of golf," said PGA of America President Allen Wronowski. "They are PGA Professionals of impact to their Section, their respective communities and in many cases they have influenced others throughout the country." [... more » ]
"Red Run Golf Club members now can enjoy in fiamme craftsmanship and comfort," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme, "while playing golf, dining, or for business or leisure activities." [... more » ]
"Amy has been a valuable asset and tremendous leader for the staff at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort," said Hank Hickox, vice president of KemperSports and general manager of Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. "We are very proud of her accomplishments and are honored that this award has been presented to a very deserving member of our staff." [... more » ]
"This has been something I've wanted since I was a little kid," said Belgian golfer Nicolas Colsaerts. "To be part of such a big team with a captain with such great history is something I'm very proud of." [... more » ]
"At the end of the day, it's all about having fun. We want to enhance a golfer's experience, and Tee It Forward does exactly that," said Jeff Abbot, Tennessee PGA Section Executive Director. "The program isn't aimed at downplaying a golfer's game; rather, it's about choosing appropriate tees, making fewer shots, and playing a better game." [... more » ]
"In the 1970's, Terras de São José Golfe Clube was the first golf club to open its doors to anyone who wanted to play. Prior to this initiative, golfers had to be associated with a private club to play. Now we are pioneers again by bringing the first Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf to Brazil," said Rosaldo Malucelli - Senpar Terras de São José Director. [... more » ]
"Gary Player Design's success over the years has been largely driven by the quality of our clients. We see bSafal as a company that fits perfectly into that mold. A common theme of our negotiation was an unwavering commitment to quality, not only to the golf course, but to the entire Glade One community," said Scott Ferrell, President of Gary Player Design. [... more » ]