Golf News for Friday, June 14, 2013
Carr Golf Travel are giving you the opportunity to win a once in a lifetime trip for you and three friends to Turnberry, Scotland. The prize includes two nights accommodation at Turnberry, A Luxury Collection Resort and a round of golf each on the Ailsa Course and Kintyre Course. [... more » ]
"I always joke that I'm busier now than when I played on Tour," said Casper, a member of the PGA and World Golf Hall of Fame. "The fact is, I love traveling to Billy Casper Golf courses, making new friends and interacting with golfers who love this great game." [... more » ]
"The members overwhelmingly endorsed the new membership plan, sending a clear message that Black Diamond is moving forward in growing its membership," said David McDonald, president of Escalante Golf, owner and operator of Black Diamond Ranch. [... more » ]
"Heavy rainfall made a difficult golf course even harder to play. However, the professionals who played the RM-12 Wedges had a clear advantage. In wet and soggy conditions, the RM-12 Wedges maintain the majority of their spin, unlike most other wedges," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
"UST Mamiya wants to congratulate the winner of the FedEx St. Jude Classic," said Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "The PROFORCE franchise continues to perform for the best players in the world and it was evident when the winner pulled out his Ping 5-wood for the tee shot on #18 to set up an easy par and a 2-shot victory." [... more » ]
"Exceptional golf, an extensive menu of off-course activities and proximity to East Coast metro areas within a short drive makes our resort ideal for the golf buddies trip," said Art Walton, Vice President of Golf Operations at Crystal Springs Resort. "The package is tailored to a modern schedule - guests may have to work a half day, but can still arrive in time to play two rounds of golf and kick back with friends." [... more » ]
Experience one of the South Carolina Lowcountry's best golf courses with the Golf Club At Wescott Plantation Champions stay-and-play package, which includes tons of great savings. [... more » ]
"We wanted to take NG360 to our athletes across the globe," said Sunny Miller, Global Digital Director for Nike Golf. "The app helps golfers to maximize their game with easy-to-navigate tools and tutorials. The updated NG360 app makes tracking and improving simpler, motivating athletes to know their game to better their game." [... more » ]
"Our grips continue to be a popular choice among professionals on all tours. We are extremely pleased that three LPGA winners in a row have relied on the great feel and performance characteristics of our grips. We congratulate the winner on her second major championship victory of 2013 and we congratulate Catriona on her strong finish," said Katz Murai, Overseas Division of IOMIC. [... more » ]
"When he first came to me his 5 iron angle of attack was steep with an average of -10.6. Within a few FlightScope sessions we were able to bring his average to -4.2 which is a much more playable number and allows him to hit the ball more consistently and powerfully. Without the help of FlightScope I would not have been able to help him improve," said Smith's coach, Shaun Webb. [... more » ]