Golf News for Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Both Teeth of the Dog and The Links were recently renovated under Pete Dye's guidance. The final nine holes of Dye Fore (Lagos - The Lakes) opened in 2012. As well, more than $40 million has been spent upgrading many other parts of the 7,000-acre resort, including new restaurants, public areas, and the main pool deck. [... more » ]
"For well over a year, the golf community has engaged in a healthy and spirited discussion about anchoring," reads the USGA's statement. "As the comment period comes to a close, we will continue to review and evaluate the feedback that we have received. As we have throughout this process, we will continue to confer with the R&A in our work to reach a final resolution on this matter." [... more » ]
"Across all the centers, the overall hypothesis for the National Study is that golfers with excessive pelvic and upper side bend, bend and rotation will experience lower back pain during practice and play," said David Krohe, Golf Fitness Specialist and Program Director of FitGolf Performance Centers. "This is what we have seen throughout the FitGolf Centers this year." [... more » ]
"LilyBeth Golf's signature accessories transcend the ordinary 'pinks and yellows' to create special statement pieces that are sure to add both style and flair to the golf wardrobes of serious golfers and avowed fashionistas everywhere," said Elizabeth Gamber, LilyBeth Golf founder. [... more » ]
Timber Ridge Golf Club is mid-Michigan's perfect golf getaway. Their Spring Stay and Play vacation package deal lets you enjoy two 18-hole rounds of golf, one nine-hole, range balls before the round, and one night accommodations! [... more » ]
One of the most dramatic golf courses to be built in many years, the Golf Links at Royal Isabela has an incomparable setting along the dramatic bluffs at the northwest edge of the island. The golf course, which opened in 2011, is already being described as among the best in the Caribbean. [... more » ]
"We believe The Ryder Cup is among the most valuable sponsorship investments in sport and are confident that Standard Life Investments will reap tremendous value from their Worldwide Partnership on both sides of the Atlantic," said Pete Bevacqua, Chief Executive Officer of The PGA of America. [... more » ]
"International sales is a pivotal part of our market penetration strategy, and we are truly honored to receive the prestigious Fresh Award at DISTREE," said Vijay Nadkarni, Founder and CEO of Mobiplex. "The overwhelming interest we saw for SwingTIP at this conference has provided us with great confidence in overseas market development." [... more » ]
"Golfers typically select a grip that offers either a comfortable 'feel' or a grip designed for high performance playability," said Lamkin President and CEO, Bob Lamkin. "Our goal when developing the new i-LINE grip was to eliminate the age-old compromise between feel and performance, and provide golfers with an extremely comfortable, high-performance grip." [... more » ]
"Our ongoing relationship with the EWGA demonstrates GolfTEC's commitment to helping more women improve and enjoy the game of golf," said Joe Assell, GolfTEC's President and Founder. "At GolfTEC, improvement is the name of our game." [... more » ]
"I am very excited to join the Company that I feel will be the catalyst in spawning dramatic growth in the game. By making it easier and faster for everyone to develop solid fundamentals the Swing Jacket has a unique opportunity. As a teacher, I am reminded every day how complicated the motor skills for the golf swing are," said Bisbee. [... more » ]