Golf News for Thursday, February 21, 2013
"We're excited by the possibilities of this new partnership with Golfing World and our long-time associates at IMG," said Annika, a 2003 World Golf Hall of Fame inductee. "Despite stepping away from competitive golf in 2008, my schedule is even more hectic nowadays." [... more » ]
"We have been very happy with the relationship with Sequoia Golf and the opportunity to reach larger markets," said Nicholas Coleman, CEO, Ship Sticks. "There is inherent value in providing a solution and a service when and where it is needed; this inherent value becomes an economic savings with Ship Sticks." [... more » ]
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort's Classic Golf Package includes accommodations each night in your choice of standard hotel, two- or three-bedroom units and two rounds of golf. One round at The Links Course and one round at Baytowne Golf Club. [... more » ]
On the heels of updating its education curriculum to ensure that PGA members are prepared to meet the growing demands of the current marketplace, The PGA of America announced that eight PGA Professionals have completed the requirements to achieve certification through the advanced PGA Certified Professional Program 2.0 (CPP 2.0). Among this list is PGA Tour and Champions Tour golfer Bobby Clampett, who became the first Tour player to ever achieve advanced certification from the CPP 2.0 program. [... more » ]
"It is our pleasure to welcome Michael to the Barton Creek team," said James Walsh, general manager, Barton Creek Resort & Spa. "His experience managing top golf resorts and clubs around the country and his passion for golf make him an excellent fit to lead Barton Creek's award-winning golf program." [... more » ]
"Zeon Zoysia is very environmentally friendly. The grass needs very little water, and very low amounts of nitrogen fertilizer, while still looking and playing great. The grass will create a world-class playing surface for the Olympics, and for many years to come," said David Doguet, president of Bladerunner Farms, the company that bred Zeon Zoysia. [... more » ]
"We are not just organizing a fun event for celebrities to attend, but have also created a great opportunity for celebrities to support some truly wonderful and worthwhile charities. Revenue raised through our tournaments benefit a local environmental or sustainability related charity," said founder and producer Lucia Anreus-Hall. [... more » ]
"Aldila's NV features Aldila's patent-pending Micro Laminate Technology that provides the players enhanced power, consistent flex and precise feel," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. "The consistent taper and slim profile produces a shaft with consistent performance, flex and feel." [... more » ]
"Our growing success on the Champions and PGA Tours continues to spotlight the unique performance benefits that players receive with SteelFiber shafts," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"It would be an honour and a privilege to accept your invitation to become a life Member of your historic links, 150 years supporting the grandest game of all is quite a record. Congratulations," said Tom Watson who was bestowed with an honory life membership to inaugurate the new category. [... more » ]