Golf News for Wednesday, November 6, 2013
"My father built the Golden Horseshoe Gold Course on historic land surrounded by virgin forest that remains so today," said Rees. "Precision - not length - was most important to dad. Golden Horseshoe Gold is precise with some of the best greens and par threes in the game." [... more » ]
"SteelFiber has had a great year on the PGA and Champions Tours, and no one could have planned a better finish to the season than winning the Charles Schwab Cup Championship," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. "SteelFiber shafts are unlike anything else on the Tour today." [... more » ]
"Bettinardi Golf is extremely proud to win our 4th professional event of 2013, and 1st ever Champions Tour victory", said Robert Bettinardi, President of Bettinardi Golf. "This is a tremendous win, it will continue to give Bettinardi Golf and the champion strong momentum into the 2014 golf season". [... more » ]
Johnson secured a three-shot victory with a dazzling back-nine 31 to edge final-round charges from Ian Poulter and Graeme McDowell for his eighth PGA Tour victory. Johnson owns a home in Myrtle Beach and appears in numerous marketing materials including print, radio ads, social media and a 30-second television commercial showcasing his talents and affinity for the Myrtle Beach area. [... more » ]
The West squad, captained by Natalie Gulbis, brings together four top juniors from west of the Mississippi who share a combined record of 10 AJGA wins. Butch Harmon will head-up an all-rookie East squad that boasts three Invitational champions and a combined five AJGA victories. [... more » ]
"All three victories have been very different," said Bensel, PGA assistant professional at Century Country Club in Purchase, N.Y. "It was great to win my first in 2010. I finished an hour before the leaders in 2011. And this one feels good because I was in the final group and played really well." [... more » ]
"Fred's ball-striking has always been among the world's best, so when hot with the putter he can compete with the best players on any tour," said Jesper Thuen, Global Sponsorship, PR & Event Manager - ECCO Golf. "The timing is perfect for him to carry a good feeling and momentum into next season." [... more » ]
"That was the longest ball I think I ever hit under this kind of pressure," said open division winner Tim Burke. "With so much riding on every single swing, HIRZL's grip-enhancing glove is one of my most trusted and valuable pieces of equipment. Wearing their product gives me confidence in knowing that I have the best glove in golf and all I need to do is worry about performing. " [... more » ]
"This Summit is about the commitment that PGA Professionals have for what is good for the game and what is good for themselves and their facilities," said PGA Honorary President Allen Wronowski. "The lineup of speakers and presenters is outstanding and I'm highly confident that those in attendance will emerge from the Summit with fresh, exciting ideas." [... more » ]