Golf News for Monday, February 11, 2013
"We are very excited to once again be recognized by one of the leading golf publications and rater panels in the industry as one of America's 100 greatest public courses", said Todd Campbell, general manager at Forest Dunes Golf Club. "To continue being rated among the best in the country is a testament to the quality design that Tom Weiskopf developed." [... more » ]
"Our Sticky grips have been very popular on the PGA and LPGA Tours and we are thrilled that Karrie was using these grips during her first victory of the year," said Katsuyuki Murai, Overseas Division of IOMIC. "IOMIC grips continue to gain significant momentum with Tour players as we start the 2013 season." [... more » ]
"As we all look to give special gifts on Valentine's Day, there's no better present to help a golfer display his or her unique personality on the course than Tin Cup," said company President Cabell Fooshe. "Gimme Choo, in particular, adds a dose of class and style to any ball, making it an excellent option for this holiday and many other occasions." [... more » ]
"This time of year, course conditions are pristine and pace-of-play is crisp," said Corey Aurand, Senior Director of PGA Golf Properties. "We encourage golfers of all abilities to visit us and see why more than 27,000 PGA Professionals call PGA Golf Club home." [... more » ]
Wolfdancer Golf Club and Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa are swinging into spring by offering a new travel deal for golfers. The superb 7,205-yard, par-72 Wolfdancer Golf Club rambles along a striking, 150-acre stretch of terrain dotted with oak, cedar elm and pecan trees -- and cut by the Lower Colorado River -- which dramatically frames the right side of layout's memorable finishing holes. [... more » ]
"The Nicklaus Academy at the Yucatan Country Club set the bar for 'next-generation' golf academies when it opened in 2008. After 5-years, it remains one of the top facilities in the world, not just Latin America." said Ted Simons, Exec VP/COO for Nicklaus Academies world-wide. [... more » ]
"2013 is going to be monumental for us. We have new products, new people, and now, new promoters. We're thrilled to have the Read the Greens team on our side. Their enthusiasm, product knowledge and deep relationships within the golf industry, will help the company reach its next level of goals," said Tak Yamamoto, Vise President of Sales of IOMIC USA. [... more » ]
Golfers wishing to improve their games can purchase Shed Pounds to Shave Strokes from the Amazon Kindle store for free starting Saturday, February 9th through Wednesday, February 13th. The Kindle book will only be free during this 5-day period before returning to normal pricing. [... more » ]
"We have embraced SMT's technology because we can clearly see the potential moving forward," said Scott Armstrong, director of tournament graphics and technology for the Golf Channel. "SMT has only begun to scratch the surface." [... more » ]