Golf News for Wednesday, March 27, 2013
At the Maybank Malaysian Open, Titleist Brand Ambassador Kiradech Aphibarnrat relied on the New 2013 Pro V1x to capture his first career European Tour title. On the LPGA Tour, it was an all-New 2013 Pro V1 sudden death playoff with Beatriz Recari edging I.K. Kim for the win. Michael Allen and Edward Loar took top honors on the Champions and Web.com Tours, respectively. [... more » ]
"We appreciate that golf shop owners and consumers continue to recognize our efforts in the design and quality of our golf bags and helped push Sun Mountain to be the best in the category." said Ed Kowachek, President of Sun Mountain. [... more » ]
"The fact that the current and former highest ranked players in the world rely on our spikes each week speaks volumes about the quality of the brand," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Golfers of all skill levels will benefit from the increased traction, stability and comfort CHAMP products provide." [... more » ]
"I would like to congratulate the winner of the KIA Classic on her fine victory this past weekend," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of Players Towel. "Her determination to tame the 18th hole at Aviara finally paid off with her long birdie putt in the playoff. We applaud her gritty performance and her second place ranking on the LPGA Official Money List for the season." [... more » ]
"This attractively-priced package exhibits our resort's trademark variety and convenience," said Art Walton, Vice President of Golf Operations at Crystal Springs Resort. "Nowhere else can one choose from seven spectacular golf courses and three luxury hotels within one hour of Midtown Manhattan." [... more » ]
"The Sun Cup offers a world-class experience from start to finish and regardless of how you finish," said Sun Cup tournament director J.J. Scott. "We strive every year to have our players treated like pros for a week, and the experience and memories will last a lifetime." [... more » ]
"With its design variety, Tour-level conditioning and variable wind conditions, Old American is ideally suited for high-caliber championship play," said Mark Harrison, Executive Director of the Northern Texas PGA. "We are excited about the test of golf it presents our players and overall partnership for 2013." [... more » ]
"I am delighted to join the other countries at the world finals of International Pairs for the first time. The event fits perfectly with our long term focus on building amateur golf in Egypt. I have no doubt that the current amateur market here in Egypt will embrace International Pairs events," said Gerard Bent, General Manager for Katameya Dunes. [... more » ]
"It was a pleasure to work side by side with Jason Straka, a true professional in the field of golf-course architecture," said Brett Bieske, PGA, general manager and director of golf at Columbia Country Club. "He created a top-notch layout, designed to add enjoyment for all types of golfers." [... more » ]