Golf News for Thursday, January 17, 2013
"Fourteen Golf is known on the PGA Tour for their wedges but when pinpoint accuracy is needed because of a certain golf course layout or conditions, our Tour Utility Irons get a lot of play," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
Who needs a pro when you can play golf in a fun-filled pro-am tournament with a beautiful ParMate? Open to all amateur golfers, the Las Vegas Golf Winter Par-Am golf tournament includes: 2 nights at the MGM Grand (or alternate hotel of your choice - call for details), limo transport to and from Royal Links Golf Club, VIP access to Studio 54 and Tabu, drink vouchers, post-tournament reception, and much more! [... more » ]
Football and golf devotees don't have to compromise Super Bowl weekend thanks to Golf Summerlin. Golfers are invited to enjoy time on the green before the big game with early morning shotgun start times and some of the best rates in the valley on February 2 and 3 at Highland Falls, Palm Valley and Eagle Crest courses. [... more » ]
"From the beginning, we've been dedicated to creating a revolutionary product that makes in-home golf accessible for all golfers, regardless of skill level," said Brandon Theophilus, CEO of Dancin' Dogg Golf. "These exciting new features further distinguish OptiShot from competing in-home simulators." [... more » ]
"The PGA Show continues to be a great launch pad for our innovative solutions in a variety of categories," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "All our products are developed and rigorously tested to ensure each new offering delivers the unmatched quality our customers expect and deserve." [... more » ]
"Vastly superior quality and ease of use have resulted in SwingSmart becoming the clear leader in digital swing analysis," said Angelo Papadourakis, CEO of NewSpin Golf. "PGA professionals, retailers, journalists and consumers recognize SwingSmart as an invaluable learning device that provides the feedback necessary for golfers to efficiently improve their games." [... more » ]
"We unveiled prototypes to critical acclaim in 2012, but an improved design born from extensive research has been tested and proven to help all players maximize performance," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. "Now Jack's secret, the counterweighted equipment which helped him win 18 major championships and 73 PGA Tour titles, is available for all golfers to benefit from." [... more » ]
PGA Master Professional Ed Ibarguen and PGA Head Golf Professional Jessica Stewart -- members of Duke University Golf Club staff located at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club -- recently earned golf awards from several prestigious golf associations. [... more » ]
"We have had a nationally recognized golf product since we opened ten years ago and the demand for high-end lodging has continued to grow in recent years," said Todd Campbell, general manager at Forest Dunes Golf Club. "We are very excited about adding this new amenity." [... more » ]
"Reports indicate that 92% of all golfers are still playing ill-fitting clubs, a true embarrassment for our industry" said Jennifer King, President of KZG. "Industry experts agree there are only 500 qualified professional fitters in the entire world, far too few to service the golfing public." [... more » ]