Golf News for Monday, January 14, 2013
"Trail Creek is a perennial favorite for its classic resort routing, stunning views of Bald Mountain and Trail Creek, and its overall playability," said Rick Hickman, Director of Golf at Sun Valley Resort. "Guests return because it's a fun course to enjoy, with plenty of risk-and-reward holes." [... more » ]
"The Robert Trent Jones Course at Palmetto Dunes has shown a strong commitment to its environmental program. They are to be commended for their efforts to provide a sanctuary for wildlife on the golf course property," said Joellen Lampman, Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Programs Director. [... more » ]
"Mississippi is a leading golf-and-gaming destination in North America and we continually strive to improve guest satisfaction at our casino resorts and courses," said MDA Director Brent Christensen. "Our courses are in excellent condition, and with optimal, year-round weather and a variety of non-golf activities, we encourage everyone to experience first-hand Mississippi's True South charm." [... more » ]
"Our annual golf plans are the ideal option for area golfers who want to play frequently on a world-class public course," said Pound Ridge owner Ken Wang. "Pound Ridge's proximity to New York and the financial hub of Southern Connecticut provides the business professional with an unforgettable experience for client entertainment in a most convenient location." [... more » ]
Experience Bay Point Wyndham Resort in beautiful Panama City Beach and enjoy a round of golf for free. Bay Point Wyndham Resort in Panama City Beach is nestled within a 1,100-acre wildlife preserve on St Andrews Bay offering two championship golf courses, a full service spa, five pools and waterside dining with stunning bay views. Book your stay at this premier full-service resort and receive a complimentary round of golf at Bay Point Resort Golf Club. [... more » ]
Marc Lapointe, Director of Instruction and PGA Class A Professional, and Molly Tullar, Director of Junior Golf and PGA & LPGA Class A Professional, at Dana Rader Golf School were honored for their talent and commitment to working with junior golfers by being named to U.S. Kids Golf's Honorable Mention list of Top 50 Kids Teachers for 2012. [... more » ]
"Ben's incredible humanity and amazing talent epitomizes the true meaning of being a 'superstar,'" said Claude Pardue, President and CEO of Mystical Golf. "Not only will he be bringing joy to those in attendance at the Alabama Theater, he'll be helping our area children find joy in their lives." [... more » ]
"I am so appreciative of the support from my fellow St. Andrews members who continually amaze me with their generosity towards the foundation and the fight against breast cancer," said Morgan Pressel, the motivating individual behind the event. [... more » ]
"We're excited to embark on our first overseas facility with such a well-known and established professional turf industry partner like County Mowers," said Jim Sartain, President, Global Turf Equipment. "Golf course owners, GM's and greenskeepers in the U.K. will be impressed by the significant savings we offer without any lapse in product quality." [... more » ]
"Most golfers readily adopt etiquette rules when learning the game. And when they are alerted to an etiquette infraction they usually respond. It seemed logical to simply consider pace-of-play rules as good golf etiquette," said Steve Aronson, an avid golfer, who came up with the idea for Play 240 GOLF. [... more » ]