Golf News for Thursday, January 3, 2013
"At Callaway, we are enthusiastic to showcase the performance of our bold, new 2013 product line at the 60th Annual PGA Merchandise Show," said Glenn Hickey, Vice President, Americas Sales, Callaway Golf Company. "And beyond championing new products like the X Hot line-up, the annual show is an important time for us to share ideas for the year ahead." [... more » ]
"We are very excited about the new FUEL line because of its light weight construction yet explosive power," says Dave Schnider President and COO of Fujikura Golf. "It has already solidified its position to be one of the hottest shafts on the market with a validating win at the Dunhill Links Championship last October". [... more » ]
Atunyote, ranked No. 18, is the acclaimed venue that serves as home for the annual Notah Begay III (NB3) Foundation Challenge. Kaluhyat, ranked No. 19, is a classic shot-maker's course that rewards precision ball-striking and acute strategy. Shenendoah, ranked No. 40, is the original golf course at Turning Stone, which captures a links feel with a straightforward, low-country flair. [... more » ]
"Because golfers can easily compare the benefits of the DUO with regard to other balls they have played, both by conducting the DUO Drop Test as well as testing it on the course, more and more people are spreading the word about this ball and soft compression technology," said Mathias Lundblad, Global Product Manager of Golf Balls. [... more » ]
"Our first full year on tour has been very exciting and we look to build on our significant PGA Tour player usage in 2013. We ended 2012 with 173 PGA Tour players, including 8 of the top 10 in the world, trusting their health and performance to Golfersskin," said Golfersskin USA CEO Ben Steward. [... more » ]
"I am excited to call myself a Nike athlete," said Nick Watney, who signed a multi-year agreement to represent Nike Golf. "I am proud to wear the Swoosh because it's the symbol of excellence across all sports and golf is no exception." [... more » ]
"We are excited to announce our newly updated website and believe it will provide visitors with a better online experience," said Ryan McCarty, director of operations of Wicked Stick Golf Links. "The site provides easy access to booking tee times and provides useful Myrtle Beach area news. We hope golfers will use our site as a source of information for all things pertaining to Myrtle Beach golf. " [... more » ]
"It is an honor to be named chief championships officer for The PGA of America," said Haigh. "The PGA stages some of the most compelling and drama-packed championships in all of golf. It is a privilege to manage these prestigious, world-class competitions that feature the finest players in the game." [... more » ]
"These tips are the best ones I've learned over 30 plus years of playing competitive golf," said Spencer Leu, Prajnu Co-Founder. The combination of these tips and listening to the state of the art recording has helped Prajnu Co-Founder, Rick Nanda, improve from shooting in the 100s to the 90s and occasionally in the 80s without any lessons. [... more » ]