Golf News for Tuesday, May 7, 2013
"Our goal was to improve what was already arguably the most popular hybrid on the PGA Tour, and we succeeded," said Michael Fox, Director of Global Product Management. "When you look at the performance characteristics combined with strategically-placed center of gravity toward the toe, SUPER 9031 is the ultimate players' hybrid." [... more » ]
"For our wedges to be associated with the Stadion Classic title three years in a row is remarkable. We as a company couldn't be more proud and congratulate the winner for playing so well in very difficult conditions," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"The AMP CELL Junior Driver brings COBRA into a new category in golf," said Bob Philion, President of COBRA PUMA GOLF. "We felt it was time to deliver the same, high performance technology and 'Rickie Fowler' look to the Junior golfers out there. It's important to recognize the need for their game development, which ultimately leads to growing the game." [... more » ]
"We're delighted to formally announce this association with Annika, the greatest female golfer of her generation," said Bruce Simmonds, Pacific Links International, Chief Executive Officer. "Her global brand and universal appeal to golfers of all ages, genders and abilities makes her an ideal spokesperson for our burgeoning business." [... more » ]
"A Superintendent's job is more difficult, more expensive, and volatile than it needs to be," said Pete Duquemin, President of the company, an expert at natural horticulture. "There are new methods and techniques that enable one to grow fast, near perfect greens, lush, problem free fairways with less time and money, and in a way that benefits everyone." [... more » ]
"Our graphics department is tasked with developing and executing creative campaigns for our companywide promotions, as well as our store specific and regional campaigns throughout the country, all within very tight deadlines and on multiple platforms," said Robert Anthony, Vice President of Marketing, Edwin Watts Golf Shops. [... more » ]
"These three lines have all received Hot List recognition for a reason," said Doug Thiel, Global Director of Marketing. "The soft compression technology used to design ultimate feel and playability, paired with the demand for them in the marketplace, make them a wonderful holiday gift for all golfers." [... more » ]
St. Andrews Golf Art celebrates this week's PLAYERS Championship by highlighting artist Adriano Manocchia's evocative oil painting of the famed TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course 16th and 17th holes. The painting is part of a series entitled, "Landscapes of Golf, An Artist's Impression." Limited edition signed prints of the painting are available through St. Andrews Golf Art. [... more » ]
"We've set the standard for wedge performance and innovation for the last 25 years," said Adam Sheldon, Cleveland Golf Brand Manager. "Now, with comprehensive and easy-to-use wedge fitting, we can help any golfer develop a better short game with a precisely fit wedge set. This is truly a game-changer." [... more » ]
"I was hitting it good and confident, I've had too many times where I have a good first round and miss in the second," said Gianniny, a junior at Pittsford Sutherland in Rochester, New York. "It's good to have a tournament so close to home and it's a great opportunity to win my first one near home." [... more » ]