Golf News for Friday, June 28, 2013
"Tom Hoch took the existing space in what was a 'sports' clubhouse and reinvented it as an exciting full service experience for our members and guests," says Chris Major, general manager at Hammock Bay. "The firm's design-build capabilities allowed for the fast-tracking of the remodel, minimizing overall impact." [... more » ]
"I am excited for the recognition this distinction from Golfweek brings to our staff and owners of Butterfield Trail Golf Club. I am equally pleased the golf experience our entire team delivers here in El Paso is garnering the national attention they deserve," said Val D'Souza, General Manager at Butterfield Trail Golf Club. [... more » ]
"We pride ourselves on the ability to offer our members access to legendary courses like the Pete Dye Golf Club," said Bruce Simmonds, CEO of Pacific Links International. "PLI is committed to providing our members and guests with a superior golf experience that offers a wide variety of world-class courses, top-tier services and a chance to explore the newest innovations in golf." [... more » ]
"Model I is more than a product name, it is a commitment to golfers to offer the industry's most technologically-advanced head, paired with the industry's number one grip and premium shaft for unrivaled performance," said Sean Fister, President/CEO of Fister Golf. "Make no mistake, every aspect of the Model I was designed with the goal in mind of helping golfers hit it longer." [... more » ]
"Aldila engineers have combined exclusive carbon fiber materials and resins with RIP (Reverse Interlaminar Placement) Technology to create the Tour Iron shafts," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila's Marketing Manager. "Aldila's engineers were able to make an iron shaft that is straighter and more consistent than any other iron shaft, steel or graphite." [... more » ]
Starting at just $102pp for midweek and $154pp for weekend stays, Crystal Springs' Hole in One Golf & Stay package comes fully equipped with a round of golf on one of the resort's seven world-class courses and luxurious overnight accommodations. Plus, if you actually score a hole in one, you’ll receive another Hole-in-One Golf & Stay for free! [... more » ]
It’s an hour of putting, driving, girl power and “Woo Pig Sooie!” in Fayetteville, Ark., on the next episode of FEHERTY, Monday at 10 p.m. ET, when David Feherty goes face to face with the LPGA's brightest rising American star, Stacy Lewis. [... more » ]
"Fitness has been a passion, a way of life and one of the keys to my success in golf," said Player, who has won 165 golf championships worldwide, including nine Majors. "When ESPN approached me with this unique opportunity to show off my body that has served me so well over my 60 year career, I agreed in the hopes that it would be inspiration for others to live well." [... more » ]
"Congratulations to Coach Simms and also to his men's team which once again placed in the top 10 at NCAA regionals. The Cardinals also had multiple players named as All Americans. The Cardinals are well led by Coach Simms who understands fully that putting is so very important to the overall success of his program," said a spokesperson for Science & Motion Sports. [... more » ]
"We've been fortunate to see an increase in renovation projects actually going to construction this year," said Andy Staples, owner and principal architect of Staples Golf. "And combined with the increased demand of our energy and water efficiency services, Doug will step right in to manage our workload using his vast experience in the golf industry." [... more » ]
"It's not surprising to see a high number of respondents saying they bet on the course," said Perry Ponti, General Manager of Pro Golf Discount, Inc. "At my club, most everyone will make a friendly wager on their round. It creates a competitive atmosphere and makes a match more fun." [... more » ]