Golf Sets for Beginners
10/28/2008
Golf Sets for BeginnersGolf Sets for Beginners You’ve decided to start playing golf for the first time and have booked your first golf lesson at the local driving range. Before your first lesson the most important thing to do is purchase a suitable set of golf clubs; a golf set is the most cost-e...
How To Source The Best in Ladies Golf Clubs
10/28/2008
How To Source The Best in Ladies Golf Clubs How To Source The Best in Ladies Golf Clubs Attempting to source ladies golf clubs which are both practically and aesthetically designed for female players has until recent times proved difficult and expensive. If you’re a left-handed lady golfer the li...
A Beginner's Guide To Golf Clothing
10/28/2008
A Beginner's Guide To Golf Clothing A Beginner's Guide To Golf Clothing When selecting a new item of golf clothing you should always take into consideration the dress code or restrictions of your local golf club or course. A more obvious but sometimes overlooked factor is the expected weather con...
Purchasing Junior Golf Clubs
10/28/2008
Purchasing Junior Golf Clubs Purchasing Junior Golf Clubs Historically, the manufacturers of junior golf clubs put little consideration into the height and weight of junior golfers and traditionally manufactured equipment that was either scaled-down or physically reduced by cutting-down shafts. ...
A Guide To Golf Putters
10/27/2008
A Guide To Golf Putters A Guide To Golf Putters The Putter is unquestionably one of the most important golf clubs used in the sport – a putter can quite literally make or brake the result for a player. It is therefore imperative to select the right putter to suit a player’s game. A golf putter...
Winter Golf Clothing
10/27/2008
Winter Golf Clothing Winter Golf Clothing As winter officially arrives in the United Kingdom this week the importance of staying warm and dry on the golf course is even greater. Staying warm and dry are perhaps the two most important factors when searching for new winter golf clothing. R...
Selecting The Correct Irons For Your Short Game
10/27/2008
Selecting The Correct Irons For Your Short Game Selecting The Correct Irons For Your Short Game Regardless of the handicap and style of the player – selecting a set of irons is a personal choice and there is no doubt that irons are the most essential part of any player’s golf arsenal. The capacit...
Lowest Prices On Golf Accessories
10/27/2008
How To Source The Lowest Prices On Golf Accessories How To Source The Lowest Prices On Golf Accessories There are a large number of brands and types of golf accessories on the market – some more important than others for actually improving a players game. Some golf accessories like golf...
Golf Tournament Results – 20.10 to 26.10.08
10/24/2008
Golf Tournament Results – 20 to 26th October 2008 Golf Tournament Results – 20 to 26th October 2008 Frys.com Open - PGA Tour Cameron Beckman has won the Frys.com Open at Grayhawk Golf Club after a final round 63 led him into a playoff situation – which he won on the second hole – finishing on...
Wedges –The Key To Your Short Game
10/24/2008
Wedges –The Key To Your Short Game Wedges –The Key To Your Short Game Any golfer will admit to losing points in their short game, for example when a shot lands in the area surrounding the green or worse a sand obstacle; a player is then presented with a difficult shot onto the green, ideally pla...
Acushnet Co. Reports Sales Decline
10/24/2008
Acushnet Co. Reports Sales Decline Acushnet Co. joined the ranks of high profile golf manufacturers in reporting a third quarter net sales and operating income decline in 2008. The company which owns the Titleist, Footjor, Cobra and Pinnacle brands of golf equipment reported a 3.4% and 20% decl...
TaylorMade - Ashworth Acquisition Faces Questions
10/24/2008
TMAG-Ashworth deal faces questions TaylorMade - Ashworth Acquisition Faces Questions News of the proposed takeover of apparel manufacturer Ashworth had appeared to evaporate until recent news that its $72.8million bid had appeared to rescue the golf-apparel manufacturer. TaylorMade has offered...
Golf equipment - What You Need To Get Started
10/24/2008
Golf equipment - what you need to get started Golf equipment - what you need to get started Like any sport golf requires you to possess the correct equipment to play from golf clubs to accessories. There are many brands and types of golf clubs including drivers, fairway woods, rescue clubs, i...
Ladies Golf Clubs For Beginners
10/23/2008
Ladies Golf Clubs For Beginners Ladies Golf Clubs For Beginners Golf clubs are manufactured to meet the demands of different genders, height and skill level – at one stage the same could be said regarding the aesthetics of golf equipment. Regardless of gender it’s important to remember that in th...
Growing Popularity of Electric Golf Trolleys
10/23/2008
Growing Popularity of Electric Golf Trolleys Growing Popularity of Electric Golf Trolleys With recent manufacturing developments the days of pushing or pulling a golf trolley or carrying your entire set of golf clubs for 18-holes could be over. Electric golf trolleys or carts have been in existe...
Importance of Purchasing The Right Golf Shoes
10/23/2008
The Importance of Purchasing The Right Golf Shoes The Importance of Purchasing The Right Golf Shoes The importance of selecting an appropriate pair of golf shoes has never been so important. Fundamentally, a pair of golf shoes should provide a high degree of comfort in a majority of conditions...
Control Your Swing By Selecting The Right Driver
10/22/2008
Control Your Swing By Selecting The Right DriverControl Your Swing By Selecting The Right Driver As a newcomer to the sport the tendency to purchase the largest and most technologically advanced driver can prove overwhelming. If however you purchase a driver based on this premise without taking in...
Find The Right Golf Bag – Play Better Golf!
10/22/2008
Find The Right Golf Bag – Play Better Golf! Find The Right Golf Bag – Play Better Golf! In the past decade manufacturers have made considerable improvements in how golf bags are produced including the materials used and subsequent durability of those bags has increased substantially. The colours,...
Avoid Ill-Fitted Golf Clubs
10/22/2008
Avoid Ill-Fitted Golf Clubs Avoid Ill-Fitted Golf Clubs We’ve all found ourselves criticising our shots and swings for our performance at one stage in the past – no matter how much time and effort you invest in perfecting your golf shots – you’ll never achieve your ultimate targets if you’re us...
The Future of Junior Golf Clubs
10/22/2008
The Future of Junior Golf ClubsThe Future of Junior Golf Clubs Manufacturers have traditionally ignored the changing demands of the junior golfer in terms of suitable golf equipment. Junior golf clubs for example have historically been manufactured from sub-standard materials and components in one...
Hybrid Golf Clubs - A True Alternative
10/22/2008
Hybrid Golf Clubs - A Real Alternative Hybrid Golf Clubs - A True Alternative Hybrids, Utility Woods, Rescue Woods… just some of the names given to hybrid rescue woods. More and more players are resorting to hybrids as an alternative to long irons but are these clubs really deliver on the h...
Quality Golf Equipment at Affordable Prices
10/22/2008
Purchasing Quality Golf Equipment at Affordable Prices Purchasing Quality Golf Equipment at Affordable Prices Perhaps one of the most important factors in influencing the decision to start any new sport is cost. Golf unlike some sports requires a plethora of golf equipment from the beginning incl...
Ecco Extends Endorsement Deal with Fred Couples
10/21/2008
Ecco Extends Endorsement Deal with Fred Couples The Danish golf shoe manufacturer Ecco has announced the extension of a sponsorship agreement with PGA Tour professional Fred Couples. The multi-year contract will see Couples feature the brand on the side of this headwear in addition to wearing it...
Golf Industry is Booming Overseas
10/21/2008
Golf Industry is Booming Overseas Despite the global financial crisis reports suggest as of 2006, golf has been big business overseas, a major study calculates the economic value of golf at more than $71billion for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The report released by KPMG Golf Advisory Prac...
Langer wins Administaff Classic despite penalty
10/21/2008
Langer wins Administaff Classic despite penalty European Seniors Championship Bernhard Langer overcame in his own words a “senior moment” to win his second Administaff Small Business Classic title this week after posting a 3-under 69 for a two-point victory over second place Lonnie Nielsen. Lange...
Callaway Golf Reduces Its 12-Month Guidance
10/21/2008
Callaway Golf Reduces Its 12-Month Guidance A turbulent market reacted badly to the news of Callaway Golf cutting its full year profit guidance – confirming that it will report a loss in Q3, 2008. Shares slipped 16.3% in response to the news. Callaway has warned its investors that international a...
TaylorMade Golf Launch New Equipment Website
10/21/2008
TaylorMade Golf and Global Value Commerce Launch New Equipment Website TaylorMade Golf and Global Value Commerce have created TaylorMade Golf PreOwned in a joint venture announced this week. The new service is available online from taylormadegolfpreowned.com and will offer consumers and trade co...
Golf Tournament Results – 13.10 - 19.10.08
10/21/2008
Golf Tournament Results – 13th to 19th October 2008 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open - PGA Tour Marc Turnesa’s win at TPC Summerlin marked his first PGA Tour title after closing on 4-under 68 to record a tournament record 24-under 263 total. Earning a career best $738,000 to...
ADT Pulls Out on LPGA Championship
10/21/2008
ADT Pulls Out on LPGA Championship Considered by some to be the LPGA Tour’s principle event – The ADT Championship, which represents the culmination of a 12-month competition to qualify for the Championship. The tournament consists of a number of playoffs leading to a multi-million dollar shootout...
Ogio Launches New Convertible Golf Bag Strap
10/21/2008
Ogio Launches New Convertible Golf Bag Strap Award winning golf bag manufacturer Ogio has launched a new convertible strap which allows golfers to conveniently switch/convert a single-strap bag to double-strap. After receiving countless requests from pro shops across the U.S. – Ogio researched an...
Van de Velde Announces Retirement
10/21/2008
Van de Velde Announces Retirement from European Tour France’s Jean Van de Velde will always be remembered for losing The Open Championship from a triple bogey seven on the final hole at Carnoustie in 1999. If the Velde can hold on to the rights to play in the European Tour he has confirmed that h...
Karlsson Increases Order of Merit hopes
10/21/2008
Karlsson Increases Order of Merit hopes Robert Karlsson increased his chances of winning his first European Order of Merit title at the Portgual Masters being staged in Vilamoura. The Swede is currently seeking his third consecutive title in a row was 14-under with two holes remaining before play...
Club-Heads - Bigger is Better
10/20/2008
Club-Heads - Bigger is Better The general rule to follow when purchasing a new driver is “bigger is better”. Today’s drivers are stronger, lighter and more forgiving than any previous generation of driver. The weight of today’s club-head is now more evenly distributed as opposed to being concentra...
TaylorMade Introduce New Burner Plus Irons
10/20/2008
TaylorMade Introduce New Burner Plus Irons TaylorMade Golf has introduced a new range of irons that share the same branding and qualities associated with its ‘Burner’ range of drivers. TaylorMade claim its latest irons possess the highest Moment of Inertia of any TaylorMade iron. The Burner Plus...
New Ping iWi Putters Released for 2009
10/20/2008
New Ping iWi Putters Released for 2009 PING have acquired a reputation for manufacturing some of the finest golf putters available on the market – a reputation that is set to carry on with the launch of its new iWi series putter. The new iWi range of putters utilise a 17-4 stainless steel body, a...
Marc Turnesa holds nerve to win Las Vegas Open
10/20/2008
Marc Turnesa holds nerve to win Las Vegas Open Marc Turnesa claimed his first PGA Tour victory in his debut season at the Las Vegas Open and gained a valuable two-year exemption from having to qualifyfor the tour. Turnesa produced a final round of 68 to finish 25-under par to win one shot ahead o...
Selecting the Right Golf Club Shaft
10/20/2008
Selecting the Right Golf Club Shaft The three most important aspects to remember when selecting the type of shaft is weight – how much additional weight is added to the golf club overall, flex – the amount it bends during swing and torque – how much it twists or rotates. The shaft weight is an im...
Latest Driver Technology at Affordable Prices
10/20/2008
Latest Driver Technology at Affordable Prices Like most sports golf is home to a variety of big brands – some more familiar than others. Confidence, Chicago Golf and Texan Classics for example are among a handful of brands that are synonymous for quality and affordability – a perfect combination f...
Spanish Victory in the Algarve
10/20/2008
Spanish Victory in the Algarve Alvaro Quiros denied Sweden’s Robert Karlsson from Order of Merit glory after shooting a final round 68 to win the Portugal Masters by three shots in Vilamoura. Quiros finished on 19-under beating Paul Lawrie by three shots and joint third placed Karlsson, Webster a...
New Tour Edge GeoMax2 Hybrid Golf Clubs
10/20/2008
New Tour Edge GeoMax2 Hybrid Golf Clubs Tour Edge has a reputation for producing high-quality golf clubs at affordable prices – a reputation that is supported by a lifetime guarantee. Tour Edge recently announced details of a new range of hybrid golf clubs, ‘GeoMax2’ that it claims are easier to...
Callaway’s New Big Bertha Irons for 2008
10/20/2008
Callaway’s New Big Bertha Irons for 2008 Callaway have launched its most forgiving set of stainless steel irons under the Big Bertha brand. Callaway’s latest addition is the first to include i-brid golf clubs – designed to replace long irons, whilst maintaining the appearance and feel of traditi...
World Rallies Support for Ballesteros
10/17/2008
World Rallies Support for Ballesteros World Rallies Support for Ballesteros One of golf’s most iconic players of our time has received countless messages of support from fellow golf stars after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. Ballesteros (51), a three-time Open champion revealed to his fami...
Number of Open exemptions increases to 30
10/17/2008
Number of Open exemptions increases to 30 Number of Open exemptions increases to 30 It has been confirmed that the top 30 players from European and US PGA Tours will qualify for the Open Championship in 2009 – confirmed by the Royal and Ancient Golf Club. The decision will see a 50% increase on...
One Shot Lead for Welshman Manley in Portugal
10/17/2008
One Shot Lead for Welshman Manley in Portugal One Shot Lead for Welshman Manley in Portugal Stuart Manley (Wales) carded a fantastic round 7-under par 65 to lead the Portugal Masters by one shot. A solid front nine of 34 was then lifted with a scorching 31 on the back nine, which included birdie...
Harrington Defends Ryder Cup Performance
10/17/2008
Harrington Defends Ryder Cup Performance Harrington Defends Ryder Cup Performance Padraig Harrigton recently spoke out at the mounting criticism of the European team at The Ryder Cup, saying it was “unfair”. Three-times major winning Harrington also remarked that the defeat would drive them (Euro...
Masters Winners Sets The Pace In Nevada
10/17/2008
Masters Winners Sets The Pace In Nevada Masters Winners Sets The Pace In Nevada Fresh from his victory at the Texas Open, American Zach Johnson will start on Thursday’s opening round tied for lead at the Las Vegas Open, Nevada. Last year’s Masters champion capitalised in perfect conditions ca...
Australian Open Will Survive Financial Crisis
10/16/2008
Australian Open Will Survive Global Financial Crisis Australian Open Will Survive Global Financial Crisis Former U.S. Open champion Geoff Ogilvy is hoping to rejuvenate some interest for one of the world’s oldest golf tournaments. The Australian Open has been running for 104years and has witness...
Karlsson Hoping For Order of Merit Title
10/16/2008
Robert Karlsson Hoping For Order of Merit TitleRobert Karlsson Hoping For Order of Merit Title A victory for Robert Karlsson in the forthcoming Portugal Masters would take the Swede within a whisker of the European Tour’s Order of Merit title for 2008 – unless closest rival Padraig Harrington deli...
Westwood In Contention For Order of Merit
10/16/2008
Westwood In Contention For European Tour's Order of Merit Westwood In Contention For European Tour's Order of Merit England’s Lee Westwood is just two events away this season from winning the European Tour’s Order of Merit without actually winning a tournament. This comes after Oliver Wilson bec...
Harrington Beaten in Bermuda
10/16/2008
Harrington Beaten in BermudaHarrington Beaten in Bermuda Major winning Padraig Harrington had to settle for a runners-up position at the recent PGA Grand Slam in Bermuda for the second consecutive year, finally losing in a play-off to Jim Furyk. The Irishman had birdied the first play-off hole bu...
New 909 Drivers From Titleist Out In December
10/16/2008
New 909 Drivers From Titleist Out In December New 909 Drivers From Titleist Out In December Titleist have recently celebrated the launch of another chapter to their successful history of producing high performance drivers. The new 3-driver family from Titleist will cater for international tourin...
TaylorMade to acquire Ashworth Inc.
10/15/2008
TaylorMade to acquire Ashworth Inc. TaylorMade to acquire Ashworth Inc. Ashworth Inc. will be acquired by TaylorMade-Adidas Golf for $72.8million in a deal that includes all dept held by the apparel manufacturer. The agreement was announced in October after an absolute agreement was reached for...
Titleist Announce Return to PGA Show
10/15/2008
Titleist Announce Return to PGA ShowTitleist Announce Return to PGA Show Titleist has confirmed its attendance for the first time since 2002 at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Florida. The golf equipment manufacturer will also participate in the Outdoor Demo Day on January 28th 2009 – an eve...
The Presidents Cup Announces New Sponsor
10/15/2008
The Presidents Cup Announces New SponsorThe Presidents Cup Announces New Sponsor Despite the global credit crisis - financial services behemoth Citi Group will be the first global partner of The Presidents Cup until 2013. Citi will support all biennial matches and will receive exposure through th...
Unpredictable Economic Climate Concerns PGA Tour
10/15/2008
Unpredictable Economic Climate Concerns PGA TourUnpredictable Economic Climate Concerns PGA Tour The Wachovia Championship since its establishment in 2002 has quickly earned itself a reputation as one of the PGA Tour’s premier events of the season. The Championship features one of the finest golf...
Golf Tournament Results - 06.10.08 to 12.10.08
10/15/2008
Golf Tournament Results – 6th October to 12th October 2008 Golf Tournament Results – 6th October to 12th October 2008 Golf Clubs Tournament Results: Valero Texas Open - PGA Tour Dustin Johnson’s win at the Atunyote Golf Club signified the third win by a rookie on the Tour this season. Joh...
Zach Johnson Claims Two Stroke Victory in Texas
10/13/2008
Zach Johnson Claims Two Stroke Victory in Texas Zach Johnson Claims Two Stroke Victory in Texas Last year’s Masters Champion, Zach Johnson claimed a two-stroke victory at the Texas Open with a final day 6-under 64. Johnson had taken a longer break than expected this season after pledging a retu...
Schwartzel Victory at Madrid Masters
10/13/2008
Schwartzel Victory at Madrid MastersSchwartzel Victory at Madrid Masters Charl Schwartzel secured his third European Tour title with a final round 66 – winning the Madrid Masters with three shots on 19-under. Schwartzel started the final day just one shot ahead and carded five birdies with no bog...
Ping Launch the Ultimate Blade
10/13/2008
Ping Launch the Ultimate Blade Ping Launch the Ultimate Blade The new S57 range has been described by Ping as the “ultimate blade” – inspired by its top performing Tour players including Hunter Mahan, Angel Cabrera and Miguel Angel Jimenez. Ping’s latest irons feature multi-material technology an...
New Hi-Tec Golf Shoe is a Winner
10/13/2008
New Hi-Tec Golf Shoe is a Winner New Hi-Tec Golf Shoe is a Winner One of golf’s most respected manufacturers of golf shoes, Hi-Tec – has raised the bar in waterproofing with its ‘ION-Mask’ system which has earned it a best-in-show innovation award at the recent Golf Europe exhibition in Munich, G...
New King Cobra Transition-S Sets
10/13/2008
Cobra Golf Release New King Cobra Transition-S Sets Cobra Golf Release New King Cobra Transition-S Sets Having successfully launched its first generation King Cobra Transition-S golf set for 2008 – Cobra Golf have unveiled its 2009 range. The new range promises increased forgiveness for average...
Buy a Hybrid and Lower Your Handicap
10/10/2008
Buy a Hybrid and Lower Your Handicap Buy a Hybrid and Lower Your Handicap Hybrids or Hybrid Rescue Clubs are a must-have addition to any golf bag – for all levels of player. Also known as the ‘game-improvement’ club – the evolution of golf clubs has always been driven by the overwhelming desi...
New SQ Dymo STR8-Fit Driver from Nike Golf
10/10/2008
New SQ Dymo STR8-Fit Driver from Nike Golf New SQ Dymo STR8-Fit Driver from Nike Golf Nike claim its latest driver the STR8-Fit is its longest and straightest driver it has ever manufactured with eight adjustable face angles – Nike are looking to set a new president in golf driver technology. Nik...
Six Way Tie for Texan Open Lead
10/10/2008
Six Way Tie for Texan Open Lead Six Way Tie for Texan Open Lead Midway through the Texas Open in San Antonio – Greg Kraft managed to pick up five strokes at a late stage on Thursday to move into a six-way tie at the top of the leader-board. American Kraft managed to eagle the 14th (par-5) befor...
Olazabal Come-Back at Madrid Masters
10/10/2008
Olazabal Come-Back at Madrid Masters Olazabal Come-Back at Madrid Masters Having been away from the competitive scene for over three months through illness, Jose Maria Olazabal produced a comprehensive game – showing no loss of form – Olazabal carded a 1-under-par 70 on the opening day of the Ma...
Woods Seeks To Improve Swing After Surgery
10/9/2008
Woods Seeks To Improve Swing After Surgery Woods Seeks To Improve Swing After Surgery World number 1 Tiger Woods has assured his supporters that undergoing extensive knee surgery was the right decision and that it will enable him to perform ‘essential’ adjustments to his valuable swing. Having b...
New Titleist 909 Drivers Announced for 2009
10/9/2008
New Titleist 909 Drivers Announced for 2009New Titleist 909 Drivers Announced for 2009 Titleist’s latest range of 909 drivers will include three models with tour profiles aimed at the professional end of the market. Each driver has a slightly different centre of gravity configuration – offering th...
Benefits of Owning an Electric Golf Trolley
10/9/2008
Electric Golf Trolleys – Benefits of Owning an Electric Golf Trolley Electric Golf Trolleys – Benefits of Owning an Electric Golf Trolley The Confidence Stow-a-Matic Electric Golf Trolley was introduced in 2007 and to this day still represents the ultimate in quality and affordability in electri...
European Tour Will Survive Global Credit Crunch
10/9/2008
European Tour Will Survive Global Credit CrunchEuropean Tour Will Survive Global Credit Crunch With the global credit crunch affecting sport across the world – The European Tour has assured the golfing industry that its Race to Dubai schedule will be on the whole, unaffected by the financial crisi...
New Zealand Dropped from European PGA Tour
10/8/2008
New Zealand Dropped from European PGA Tour New Zealand Dropped from European PGA Tour With fewer European golfers prepared to travel the distance and the introduction of next year’s lucrative Race to Dubai has lead to the dropping of the New Zealand Open from next year’s European Tour. Organise...
Jose Maria Olazabal Set For Madrid Comeback
10/8/2008
Jose Maria Olazabal Set For Madrid Comeback Jose Maria Olazabal Set For Madrid Comeback Spain’s Jose Maria Olazabal is set to make his third career comeback after announcing his intention to compete in the Madrid Masters. Two times winner of the Masters, Olazabal has not played at a com...
Cobra Launch New L5V Driver For 2009
10/8/2008
Cobra Launch New L5V Driver For 2009 Cobra Launch New L5V Driver For 2009 Cobra Golf has started to ship its longest, straightest driver ever - the L5V. The L5V is a multi-material golf clubs that combines its (Cobra Golf’s) largest, most forgiving club face ever with ‘adjustable flight te...
Garcia Seeks To Improve European Game
10/8/2008
Garcia Seeks To Improve European Game Garcia Seeks To Improve European Game Spain’s Sergio Garcia has spoken out saying that his sole reason for playing more golf in Europe is solely to improve his game and not financial. The European Tour next year will offer golfers the opportunity t...
Former Masters Winner Bids For Olympic Inclusion
10/8/2008
Former Masters Winner Bids For Olympic Inclusion Former Masters Winner Bids For Olympic Inclusion The introduction of Golf into the Olympic Games has long been the dream of the entire golf industry. Mike Weir is the latest professional to voice his support for the move – believing that golf a...
Support For Dubai World Championship
10/7/2008
Harrington and Garcia To Support Inaugural Dubai World ChampionshipHarrington and Garcia To Support Inaugural Dubai World Championship The build up to the inaugural ‘Race to Dubai’ has started with Spain’s Sergio Garcia and Ireland’s Padraig Harrington showing their support behind the big-money Du...
Golf Tournament Results - 29.09 - 05.10.08
10/7/2008
Golf Clubs - Tournament Results – 29th September to 5th October, 2008 Golf Clubs Tournament Results - Turning Stone Resort Championship - PGA Tour Dustin Johnson’s win at the Atunyote Golf Club signified the third win by a rookie on the Tour this season. Johnson beat Australian Ro...
HP Continue Title Sponsorship of Championship
10/7/2008
Hewlett Packard Continue Title Sponsorship of Byron Nelson ChampionshipHewlett Packard Continue Title Sponsorship of Byron Nelson Championship Hewlett Packard has confirmed a sponsorship deal to become the title sponsor of the Byron Nelson Championship after it acquired EDS in August, this year. ...
TaylorMade Golf Appoints New COO
10/7/2008
TaylorMade Golf Appoints New Chief Operating OfficerTaylorMade Golf Appoints New Chief Operating OfficerTaylorMade Golf has announced the immediate promotion of Pete Sanchez to chief operations officer in a recent announcement from the golf manufacturer. Sanchez will head-up the company’s enginee...
Westwood Confirms Johnnie Walker Classic
10/7/2008
Casey and Westwood Confirm Johnnie Walker Classic 2009Casey and Westwood Confirm Johnnie Walker Classic 2009 Ryder Cup team-mates Paul Casey and Lee Westwood have pledged their support at the Johnnie Walker Classic in 2009 – to be played in Perth, AustraliainFebruary, 2009. Both players will lin...
PGA Tour Selects New Superstore Chairman
10/7/2008
PGA Tour Selects New Superstore Chairman PGA Tour Selects New Superstore Chairman Co-founder of The Home Depot – Arthur Blank has been confirmed as chairman of Golf & Tennis Pro Shop inc. – the company which owns and runs thePGA Tour Superstore retail chain. Blank replaces the retired Chairm...
Race to Dubai Plans Revealed
10/6/2008
Race to Dubai Plans Revealed Ahead of Next SeasonRace to Dubai Plans Revealed Ahead of Next Season Next year will bring in a new era of European golf with the inaugural Race for Dubai – featuring a total of 53 tournaments in 26 destinations, some events will have to be played twice in next year’s...
Robert Karlsson Leads European Order of Merit
10/6/2008
Robert Karlsson Leads European Order of Merit Robert Karlsson Leads European Order of Merit The European Order of Merit was practically decided this weekend after Robert Karlsson increased his lead over Padraig Harrington after winning the Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland. Karlsson beat Ma...
Adams Launch Limited Edition Ladies Golf Set
10/6/2008
Adams Golf Launch Limited Edition Ladies Golf Set Adams Golf Launch Limited Edition Ladies Golf Set Adams Golf has announced plans to launch a new Limited Edition Designer Tech golf set for ladies that will combine its latest range of premium Tech a4OS golf clubs – all packaged in a stylish new s...
Creamer Wins World Title for Home Crowd
10/6/2008
Creamer Wins World Title for Home Crowd Creamer Wins World Title for Home Crowd Ladies champion Paula Creamer has won the Samsung World Championship – the most important ladies title of her career to date. Creamer fought off nerves and pressure that she found herself under after many friends and...
Callaway Golf Update FT-i Driver for 2009
10/3/2008
Callaway Golf Update FT-i Driver for 2009 Callaway Golf Update FT-i Driver for 2009 Callaway Golf will adopt the next stage in multi-material design using ‘Fusion’ Technology in the much anticipated FT-iQ driver – the follow-up to its popular FT-I model. The FT-iQ will feature a radica...
Adams Golf Drives For New Markets
10/3/2008
Adams Golf Drives For New Markets Adams Golf Drives For New Markets Having earned itself a reputation over the years for its fairway woods and hybrid irons – Adams Golf had been at the forefront of fairway woods over 10 years ago – having eroded away the market from Callaway Golf. In...
TaylorMade Golf Equipment Set for Q4 Launch
10/3/2008
TaylorMade Golf Equipment Set for Q4 Launch TaylorMade Golf Equipment Set for Q4 Launch TaylorMade are set for one of the largest pre-season launches ever undertaken by the manufacturer. Centre stage is the new r7 Limted with moveable weight technology – a range that includes the Burn...
Golf Manufacturers Set for Early Release
10/3/2008
Golf Manufacturers Set for Early Release Golf Manufacturers Set for Early Release This Autumn has witnessed an abundance of new golf equipment being released from the major manufacturers with no early sign of let-up – despite the global credit crunch affecting retail and recreational...
Woods set for 2010 comeback
10/3/2008
Woods set for 2010 comeback Woods set for 2010 comeback The world number 1 has predicted that it could take a further 18 months to recover completely from extensive knee surgery this year. Woods has been recovering from Anterior Cruciate Ligament surgery and hasn’t played since beati...
Dunhill Links Championship Latest News
10/3/2008
Dunhill Links Championship Latest News Dunhill Links Championship Latest News Scotland’s Marc Warren has today moved into a tied lead in the Dunhill Links Championship having failed make the cut in both previous appearances. Warren closed his opening day on 66 at St. Andrews – one o...
U.S. Response Cool to European Tour Rules
10/2/2008
U.S. Response Cool to European Tour Rules for 2009 U.S. Response Cool to European Tour Rules for 2009 A potential change in European Tour rules could influence the decisions of overseas players to compete on the European golf circuit in 2009 – despite big-name players like Phil Mickelso...
Cleveland Commend Vijay Singh
10/2/2008
Untitled Document Cleveland Golf Commend Vijay Singh for latest FedEx Cup Victory Cleveland Staff player and ambassador officially won this year’s FedEx Cup after completing his last round at The Tour Championship. Having built a commanding lead heading into the final event – winning...
Immelman Reflects on Masters Title
10/2/2008
Trevor Immelman Reflects on Masters Title Trevor Immelman Reflects on Masters Title Five months may have passed since Trevor Immelman fulfilled his career highlight of wearing the famous green jacket at Augusta National. The South African survived a double-bogey at the 16th hole an...
Team Europe at Dunhill Championship
10/2/2008
Team Europe Reunite at Dunhill Links ChampionshipTeam Europe Reunite at Dunhill Links Championship Padraig Harrington will be among 10 Ryder Cup players competing to win the Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland this week. Joining Harrington in Scotland are Paul Casey, Soren Hansen, Miguel Ange...
Ping Re-Launch Orchid Suit for 2009
10/2/2008
Ping Re-Launch Orchid Suit for 2009 Ping have announced plans to re-introduce its ‘orchid’ range of waterproof suits in their Autumn/Winter range of golf clothing for 2008. A previous best seller from its PING collection ranges – the Orchid suit will offer female golfers an “athletic and styli...