Golf News for Friday, May 17, 2013
"With this shoe, we worked diligently to take every detail to a new level," said Tobie Hatfield, Athlete Projects Innovator in Nike's Innovation Kitchen. "Tiger's relentless focus on getting better makes us better. His insights force us to never stop innovating and delivering technology that will enhance a golfer's performance." [... more » ]
"Weighing in at only 6.5 ounces, the Faas Lite Mesh is lighter than other golf shoes in the market," said Tom Manthe, Global Marketing Manager, PUMA Golf. "The new, spikeless footwear style is designed to take you from the street to the course in lightweight, maximum comfort and trend-setting style." [... more » ]
"Sales were outstanding and to see HIRZL once again out-sell every other brand we carry during our Golf Expo was impressive and true testament to how well these gloves perform and how well they are received by our customers," said Mike Pompei, buyer for Haggin Oaks. [... more » ]
"We are very fortunate to have someone with Geoff's thorough knowledge of Thistle Golf Club's club operations at the helm. He will continue to bring a sense of stability, excellence, tradition and pride to every aspect of the club," said Steve Willy, founding partner of Affiniti Golf. [... more » ]
"This commitment to our master plan demonstrates our dedication to providing an exceptional golf course that is considered among the best in Northeast Florida," said Barry McDonald, Sawgrass Country Club general manager. "We want Sawgrass Country Club to continue to be the first choice for those seeking the best private club experience and value in our area." [... more » ]
"Jarrett's hard work and dedication along with passion for the game helped him land the Head Golf Professional position. I feel confident he'll exceed all expectations of him," said General Manager of Coyote Moon, Ed McGargill. "As a native of Truckee, Jarrett also truly understands how special Coyote Moon is, as one of the only courses without a single home on it." [... more » ]
"Our course will provide unprecedented levels of service and luxury in Vietnam, reflecting its status as a one of the best in the region catering to discerning golfers staying in the Resorts on the Ho Tram Strip and visitors from around the world," said Ben Styles, General Manager of The Bluffs Ho Tram. [... more » ]
"KZG is not a marketing company, but rather a bona fide golf equipment manufacturer," said Jennifer King, president of KZG. "The GF-X is an ideal model for those players who require unique adjustments with maximum forgiveness." [... more » ]
"The Bridgestone Golf Tournament of Champions is an opportunity for our elite competitors to put their game to the test against top juniors from around the world," said Peter Orrell, CEO of Junior Sports Corporation, owner and operator of the IJGT. "Home to 27 world-class holes by Jack Nicklaus, Grand Cypress serves as the ideal venue for an event of this magnitude." [... more » ]
"The EWGA always looks for partnerships that can create a win-win among our members and foundation," said Ashley Nelson, EWGA Director of Business Development. "The Par 3 Challenge sets up perfectly for a fundraiser; with the players and foundation both winning. I encourage all tournaments to incorporate Wilson Golf into their event lineup." [... more » ]