Golf News for Tuesday, February 5, 2013
"We are honored to receive this award and dedicate it to the wounded warriors who have sacrificed in the name of our country," said Peter Hill, Chairman and CEO of BCG. "Our Billy Casper Golf team should be commended for seamlessly producing a world-class event; the generosity of our loyal golfers has been overwhelming and humbling." [... more » ]
"Winning 11 gold awards two straight years is a great accomplishment, and to win with our entire new G25 series and Scottsdale TR putters is independent confirmation that the technology and innovation in these products truly works," said John A. Solheim, PING Chairman & CEO. [... more » ]
"Rarely a day goes by that we don't change our shops in some way, whether it's displaying new inventory or fine-tuning the presentation of our displays," said Ray Halbritter, Turning Stone Resort's Chief Executive Officer. "It's an honor for our Shenendoah and Kaluhyat Golf Shop to be recognized by the AGM." [... more » ]
"It's an honor to be included in such prestigious company on the new rankings," said Glen Byrnes, Director of Golf at the Golden Horseshoe. "There are so many great golf courses that have come along since 1963, but we are blessed with a championship challenge in a beautiful setting that every golfer can enjoy playing." [... more » ]
Experience Bay Point Wyndham Resort in beautiful Panama City Beach, Florida and enjoy a round of golf for free. Bay Point Wyndham Resort is nestled within a 1,100-acre wildlife preserve on St Andrews Bay offering two championship golf courses (the Nicklaus Course and the Meadows Course), a full-service spa, five pools and waterside dining with stunning bay views. [... more » ]
Considering Santee, S.C., as a golf destination? The bottom line: Santee offers a wide selection of convenient, quality golf along with comfortable accommodations, a tasty variety of fixins' and just the right amount of nightlife -- all for very little damage to the checking account. And while the Santee price tag may appear no frills, those hoping to enjoy scenic, unhurried golf without spending lots of money, nor time in the car, will have it made. [... more » ]
"OGIO saw another extremely strong year in 2012," said Tony Palma, CEO, OGIO International. "The growth of our brand presence in the U.S., Europe, Asia and Australia is sparked by our new fashion-forward styles and innovative products. Consumers have been very receptive to our focus of bringing runway styles to the fairway in both our golf bag and apparel collections." [... more » ]
"Winged Foot is a quintessential U.S. Open golf course, and we're thrilled to have the opportunity to bring our national championship back to a site that boasts such a long tradition of world-class competition," said Mike Davis, USGA executive director. [... more » ]
After a highly successful 6th Annual San Diego Junior Amateur at the beginning of the year, Future Champions Golf is looking to keep the success going with the 3rd Annual Western States Players Cup. Hosted at Menifee Lakes C.C. in Menifee, Calif. and the newly added Links at Summerly in Lake Elsinore, Calif., the 2013 Western States Players Cup field is already at a record 190 junior golfers and growing by the day. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to announce this partnership between the Symetra Tour and Volvik," said Volvik Chairman Kyung Ahn Moon. "Our plan is to utilize the Symetra Tour to help players reach their maximum potential and to grow our tour staff and usage as players graduate to the LPGA Tour." [... more » ]