Golf News for Friday, September 7, 2012
"I'm looking forward to playing in my second Golf Channel Am Tour National Championships against so many good players from around the country and testing myself at TPC Sawgrass,” former St. Louis Cardinals and Oakland Athletics pitcher Mark Mulder. "Trying to put together four good rounds is difficult at any time, much less when you are trying to control your nerves against these good players." [... more » ]
"We truly appreciate the tireless efforts of PGA Professional and General Manager at Eagle Ridge Golf Club, Mike Attara," said Tom Eubank, President of the Charity Pro Am Tour. "Mike has been instrumental in generating excitement throughout the community to support the event and the beneficiaries." [... more » ]
"The new 913D2 and 913D3 drivers offer the highest performance of any adjustable drivers on the market, particularly when it comes to speed and forgiveness," said Dan Stone, Vice President of Research and Development, Titleist Golf Clubs." [... more » ]
"The VooDoo's patent-pending S-core Technology™, or stabilized core, is designed to increase distance and provide outstanding accuracy with each swing," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. "The real "magic" is the high modulus carbon stabilization rib running the length of the shaft." [... more » ]
"The golf-lifestyle market is highly competitive, but we're confident our breakthrough technology will quickly gain traction," said Len Loukaides, President of Mobile Warming Gear. "Buffalo's substantial base of knowledge, skills and contacts will serve a key role in that process." [... more » ]
"The PGA TOUR Playoffs have provided a stage for the best players in the world to showcase some incredible golf and the resulting competitive drama has garnered more attention than ever before," said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley. "Tim Finchem and his staff at the PGA TOUR deserve credit for their vision in creating an exciting playoff environment, which after five years has delivered on the promise of what golf can be at this time of year." [... more » ]
Etched out of the Pocono Mountains, 27-hole Split Rock Resort & Golf Club presents challenges for all levels of play, with some of the most spectacular views in the entire Northeast. Now you can enjoy 18 holes of golf with cart per golfer, a bucket of range balls, your choice of accommodations, a full breakfast at Galleria or Bel'lago, dinner at Sunset Green, Bel'lago or Galleria Restaurant, starting from $164 per person per night. [... more » ]
"I can't tell you how excited I am that these four guys are going to round out our Ryder Cup Team," said United States Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III. "I think we have a great team, extremely deep this time, deeper than we've ever been." Jim Furyk, Dustin Johnson, Brandt Snedeker and Steve Stricker were chosen to complete the 12-player roster. [... more » ]
"Jim and Brad are highly respected instructors who have extensive experience teaching golfers of all skill levels," said Swingbyte co-founder Brian Payne. "They will provide tremendous insight and counsel as Swingbyte continues to evolve as an aid for teachers and students of the game." [... more » ]
"We are honored to once again be named to this prestigious list which showcases Sweetgrass as a top destination for golf in the state," said Tom McChesney, CEO of Island Resort & Casino, which operates the course. "We are constantly working to improve the guest experience both on the course and at the resort." [... more » ]
"The Healthy School Makeover Contest will transform one location into a model healthy school, and we hope it will 'SPARK' countless others to follow suit," said Paul Rosengard, Executive Director at SPARK. "We are calling on educators and students to motivate people to vote by sharing their stories about the importance of healthy living." [... more » ]
The key to Stockton's remarkable instruction success is its simplicity, and in Unconscious Scoring, he breaks down the short game into two components—low shots and high shots—explaining both the technique and the context of how and when the shots should be used. [... more » ]