Golf News for Thursday, June 27, 2013
"It's great to see so many players on the Tour trusting Matrix to help them advance to the next level," said Matrix Shafts Tour Representative, Nathan Fritz. "We are hopeful that number will continue to grow as the season continues, and are looking forward to helping these players all the way through as they transition into the PGA Tour season next year." [... more » ]
"The popularity of SteelFiber shafts is really catching on with players on the Champions Tour, and it's very rewarding to see them embrace the performance benefits of composite technology for their irons," said Aerotech Golf President Chris Hilleary. [... more » ]
"This is a banner day for us," said Greg Hopkins, CEO. "For a long time, we've been preparing to be able to get golfers custom wedges just like Tour players get. We can't wait to hear their reactions when they receive the true tour experience for themselves." [... more » ]
At Geneva Ridge, you will experience the legendary service that Geneva National is known for, in the warm and welcome surroundings of the full-service resort. Geneva Ridge features 146 freshly renovated guest rooms and suites, high-speed internet, restaurant service from breakfast through dinner, a full service spa, heated indoor and outdoor pools, complete fitness studio, and 20,000 square feet of function space. [... more » ]
"The thing I really like about this promotion is the 'cool' factor - being able to guarantee you can golf in the heart of summer in temperatures below 80 degrees," said Brian Barnes, general manager of Beech Mountain Club. "In the South, summer temperatures and humidity can be rough. We want people to know they can escape those conditions and golf in comfort." [... more » ]
"Thanks to pleasurable experiences at courses like Harbor Pines and Sand Barrens, my first golfing trip back to southern New Jersey opened my eyes to the more complete golfing wonders of the Garden State," said Dave Ungrady, a near scratch golfer who now lives in Northern Virginia, but who grew up playing junior golf in New Jersey. [... more » ]
"Golf provides great opportunities for Special Olympics athletes and we're very proud of our students who are volunteering their time to help train and provide practice opportunities for these Special Olympics golfers," said Keiser University College of Golf & Sport Management Executive Director of Golf Operations Dr. Eric Wilson, who is also a PGA Master Professional. [... more » ]
"I am truly excited to partner with JDPR to help tell our products' and services' stories to golfers everywhere. Their track-record of success in and out of the golf industry gives me great confidence that they are the right choice to help Fister Golf establish itself among both consumer and trade golf audiences," said Sean Fister, President/CEO of Fister Golf Company. [... more » ]
"The Ouimet Fund has been such a tremendous positive in helping educate wonderful kids who had great experiences caddying. Everyone associated with Ouimet scholarships is totally committed. It is the most impressive organization that I have ever seen when it comes to "paying it forward" and having a lasting positive effect on youth," said ProQuip USA's CEO, Peter Dalton. [... more » ]