Golf News for Monday, February 25, 2013
"We want women to know that they are not only welcome at our courses but we want them there. As a company, we want to be a leader in the initiative to welcome women to the game," said Dale Folmar, executive vice president of Eagle Golf. [... more » ]
"Ernie and his design team share our vision in creating one of the world's most distinct golf experiences. Troon will bring their industry leading services and expertise to ensure the product and experience fall in line with our vision," said Nadziruddin Basri, the Managing Director of Destination Resorts and Hotels. [... more » ]
"The level of fun, entertainment, and education that Gary Player brings to this instructional series will greatly appeal to the more than 1 million current subscribers and will surely inspire millions of new and long-standing golfers worldwide," said Justin Tupper, Revolution Golf Co-Founder and CEO. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to see so many PGA Tour players using our grips and we are even more pleased to see one of these talented players finish in the top-10 at the Northern Trust Open," said Katz Murai, Overseas Division of IOMIC. "Players enjoy the soft and tacky feel of our grips which helps them consistently control the club better." [... more » ]
Geneva Ridge Resort, located just minutes away on Highway 50, is now newly managed by the owners of Geneva National Golf Club. At Geneva Ridge, you will experience the legendary service that Geneva National is known for, in the warm and welcome surroundings of the full-service resort. [... more » ]
"Canadian Rockies Golf is launching a new branding plan and golf adventure packages based on Buffalo Communications' strategic direction," said Steven Young, Director of Golf at The Fairmont Banff Springs. "We continue to rely on Buffalo's marketing intelligence, media relationships and overall results to attract golfers worldwide." [... more » ]
"Our goal is to expand the"Playboy Golf" brand on a global basis starting in 2013. The great game of golf is exploding all over the world. China, India and Brazil are seeing a daily expansion in the number of players and courses being built. We will be staging over 20 Tournaments in the United States in 2013," said Randy Tantlinger RT Golf Events LLC. [... more » ]
"Florida's golf industry has a direct bearing on jobs, commerce, economic development and tax revenues for the state," said Steve Mona, CEO of the World Golf Foundation, administrator of GOLF 20/20 and the Florida Golf Alliance. [... more » ]
"In this breezy memoir, the younger brother of a Beastie Boy spills insider tales about looping and living in St. Andrews. ... the characters -- bitter old caddies, the author's university pals and his 83-year-old uncle -- are lovable. So, too, are Horovitz's yarns, which feature late-night antics in the Old Toon and a round caddying for Seinfeld creator Larry David." -- Golf Magazine [... more » ]