Golf News for Friday, April 5, 2013
"We are honored to continually be recognized as one of the top courses in the state and across the U.S.," said Salish Cliffs Head Golf Professional David Kass, PGA. "As we gear up for just our second full season, it's rewarding to see Salish Cliffs and Little Creek Casino Resort maintain its status as a destination leader in the Pacific Northwest." [... more » ]
"Having three ranked golf courses on the Outer Banks definitely puts us on the map as a golf destination," said Ben Bridgers, general manager of Nags Head Golf Links and OBX Golf Association member. "It's a great honor for Nags Head to be in the Top 100, especially after having to recover from Hurricane Irene. We feel like the club is a hidden gem as a great test of golf located in a beautiful place." [... more » ]
"It's extremely gratifying to see Heron Point receive both regional and national acclaim as a premier layout," said Cary Corbitt, Vice President of Sports & Operations at Sea Pines Resort. "It joins classic Harbour Town Golf Links to give us two Pete Dye masterpieces for our members and guests to enjoy." [... more » ]
Stay-and-play golf vacation packages available at Covered Bridge Golf Club and Champions Pointe Golf Club with local hotels, starting as low as $99/person. Packages include 18 holes with cart at either course, one night's lodging, and continental breakfast. [... more » ]
"Gulf Shores is the perfect vacation spot for families, buddy trips or a couples' getaway," said Gulf Shores Golf Association Executive Director Duncan Millar. "This is a popular time to visit because the courses are in optimal condition and the weather allows guests to combine golf with a wealth of coastal activities." [... more » ]
"It was Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's vision to turn Dubai into a major golfing destination that proved the catalyst for what has been a remarkable 25-year journey and we congratulate everyone associated with the Emirates Golf Club," said George O'Grady CBE, Chief Executive of The European Tour. [... more » ]
"At least a dozen guys had a chance to win on the back nine of the weather-delayed final round of the Shell Houston Open," said BioSteel President John Celenza. "Our High Performance Sports Drink helps professionals achieve optimal performance no matter how long the round takes." [... more » ]
"All three of these young professionals played exceptionally well on the way to their respective victories," said Katz Murai, Overseas Division of IOMIC. "We are pleased that they rely on the revolutionary grip technology of our grips to give them great feel and control shot after shot and we congratulate them on their wins." [... more » ]
"Golfers on the PGA Tour recognize that Fourteen Golf wedges provide accuracy and consistency. This accounts to the growing number of PGA Professionals who finish in the Top-10 playing Fourteen Golf products. This week at the Shell Houston Open was no exception," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"While other companies talk a little about custom fit wedges, it is the only way we build clubs at SCOR Golf. Scoring clubs are too important to be purchased off the rack in limited lofts, specialized bounces and with a one size fits all shaft," said Terry Koehler, President of SCOR Golf. [... more » ]
"Folks in the Greater Boston area are passionate about golf, and have been great supporters of our Golf Town stores," said Sue Gove, President and CEO, Golfsmith International. "While the name on the store is changing, New Englanders will get the same world-class customer service and expertise when they shop at Golfsmith." [... more » ]