Golf News for Tuesday, March 12, 2013
"I hit it a little bit further, so there's a little bit bigger gap between the 3-iron and the 5-wood, but I can hit this 5-wood a little bit higher, so I can actually take something off it and throw it up in the air, which is nice," said Woods on his switch to the new VR_S Covert 5-wood. [... more » ]
"We thought it was the right time to service golfers with an alternative and stability-focused method to putting and putter design. We didn't just do heavy — each component is carefully weighed to ensure a proper balance point and ultimate stability," said Chris Koske, Global Directory, Odyssey Golf. [... more » ]
"This prestigious Golfweek honor means a lot to us," said Kilmarlic's long-time Director of Golf Bryan Sullivan, a former North-South Amateur champion and an All-American at the University of North Carolina with teammate Davis Love III. "We believe we have something pretty special here at Kilmarlic. It is nice to know the most knowledgeable golf experts in the world agree." [... more » ]
"The past year has been one of great success for our company and our staff members," said Steve Skinner, chief executive officer of KemperSports. "Our staff has always been extremely focused on providing the highest level of customer service for all of our guests, and we're proud to acknowledge this year's award winners for their outstanding contributions." [... more » ]
Discover The Ritz-Carlton, Orlando, Grande Lakes and experience all this vibrant, fun-filled city has to offer. With exceptional amenities and impeccable service, our Orlando luxury hotel offers guests a stylish place to enjoy the quintessential all-American city. Now you can challenge yourself with unlimited golf at this Greg Norman signature golf course. This package also includes breakfast, resort credit and spa savings. [... more » ]
"Last years event went very well, we we had teams from Texas, Arizona, Nevada and Oregon all descend upon Albuquerque and tee it up in the first ever OB Sports Sandia Shootout," said Matt Molloy, General Manager of Sandia Golf Club. "We can't wait to host this fun filled event again this year." [... more » ]
"Myself and my team are extremely proud to be the new management team of 'The New Playboy Golf,'" said Randy Tantlinger, owner of RT Golf Events LLC. "We recognize that we are brand ambassadors for Playboy and that it is truly an honor and privilege to be associated with Playboy and the legendary Hugh Hefner." [... more » ]
With over 165 different manufacturers and booths scheduled to appear, The Haggin Oaks Golf Expo is truly the show of all shows- hosting golfers from all over California, Oregon and Nevada to see the latest in golf equipment to the best vacation destinations -- and everything in between! Best of all, admission is free! [... more » ]
Edwin Watts Golf Shops will be hosting the PING City Putting Challenge, Tuesday through Saturday, March 12 - March 16, at the Palm Harbor store located at 32257 US Hwy 19 North, Palm Harbor, Florida. PING Staff Player Michael Thompson will be on site Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. to meet and greet customers, showcase his putting accuracy and kick-off the search for the area's best putter. [... more » ]