Golf News for Thursday, November 14, 2013
"We think this new benefit is extraordinary," said Jon Hazelwood, general manager of Talamore CC. "When our members are traveling they don't miss a beat. They continue to enjoy access, including golf, to private country clubs, fitness studios, spas, city and business clubs and the finest accommodations throughout the United States." [... more » ]
"When you come to South Cape, you know you have arrived at a special place," said Jae Bong Chung, the owner and visionary behind the project. "It is a pure pleasure for the senses, with the sights, the smells and sounds of the sea all around you. There is not a golf experience anywhere that will surpass the quality of South Cape." [... more » ]
"The win in Australia is extra special for the champion, completing the Triple Crown of Australian majors and marking his third worldwide victory in 2013. The Tour AD DI model is a true performer that can be trusted week in and week out and we are very happy to have professional players relying on Graphite Design premium golf shafts," said Bill McPherson, Vice President of Sales, Pro's Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.. [... more » ]
"This is the largest golf championship held in the country, which also has a positive impact on the growth of golf in the Dominican Republic," said Peter Bonell, Chief Marketing Officer for Casa de Campo. "We hope the success of the Dominican Republic Open at Casa de Campo will help develop many great players in a country that has so many great golf courses." [... more » ]
"Education is going to be the key component of this move to grow the industry. We need programs directed at providing our manpower resources with the right know-how and skillsets to keep the industry relevant and responsive," said Mike Sebastian, chief executive officer of the Asia Pacific Golf Group and President of the Asia Pacific Chapter of the Club Managers Association of America . [... more » ]
"I think I had very good confidence today," said Choi who stands with a rank of 16th in the Rolex Player of the Year standings. "I just think, OK, one putt, just one stroke. So I think birdie and focus. I don't know why, not nervous. I think good experience for me." [... more » ]
"Callaway Golf is extremely honored to announce that Angela Aulenti has been named the 2013 National Clubfitter of the Year," said Rob Chase, Director Strategic Sales. "Angela is one of our highly valued Callaway Master Staff Professionals, a designation which she was given many years ago due to her skills as a golf professional, teacher, clubfitter and her overall golf business acumen." [... more » ]
"We are so grateful to Cline Cellars who is making it possible for us to host an event where our guests can enjoy the great game of golf while supporting worthy causes. Cline Cellars not only produces excellent wines, but they have a huge heart for helping others in meaningful ways," said Caddy For A Cure CEO and program founder Russ Holden. [... more » ]