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Local PGA Pro Becomes First African-American to Earn PGA Master Professional Designation

By |2019-07-08T17:58:18-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

The PGA of America has announced that Richard Brown III, PGA Director of Instruction at Quail Valley Golf Course in Missouri City, Texas; and Anthony G. Stepney, Executive Director of APEX Development Partners in Orlando, Florida, are the first two African-Americans to earn PGA Master Professional status, the highest educational designation that can be obtained by [...]

Nicklaus Introduces Sun Care and Men’s Grooming Products

By |2019-07-08T18:01:19-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

GROOMED FOR GREATNESS: Nicklaus to introduce collections of skincare and grooming products; Shalom International to support Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation Golf and sun protection go hand-in-hand. Today the Nicklaus Companies announced an exclusive licensing agreement with Shalom International Corporation to design, develop, manufacture and distribute Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus-branded sunscreen, men’s grooming products, and accessories. The new [...]

World Golf Hall of Fame Enshrines the Class of 2019

By |2019-07-08T18:02:51-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Peggy Kirk Bell, Retief Goosen, Billy Payne, Jan Stephenson and Dennis Walters as the Class of 2019 The World Golf Hall of Fame’s membership grew to 160  as Dennis Walters, Jan Stephenson, Peggy Kirk Bell, Retief Goosen and Billy Payne received Golf’s Highest Honor during the 2019 Induction Ceremony at the Sunset Center in Carmel-By-The-Sea, Calif. [...]

Mystic Creek Selected #1 in Arkansas by GolfWeek

By |2019-07-08T18:03:26-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Recently the NCAA Golf Championships highlighted the spectacular golf in Arkansas, the 'Natural State', contested the last weeks of May. Now, GolfWeek magazine has put out its "Best You Can Play List" and Mystic Creek Golf Club in El Dorado topped the list. The semi-private club managed by Honours Golf, a division of Troon, the leader [...]

Audubon Country Club’s Michael Rodriguez Honored

By |2019-07-08T18:06:03-04:00June 11th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Michael Rodriguez Troon, the leader in golf club management, development and marketing, recently recognized Michael Rodriguez at Audubon Country Club in Naples as the company's "General Manager of the Year" for 2018. The award recognizes the top-performing leader among Troon's 460 plus managed facilities around the world in the areas of service, quality and [...]

Club Champion Expands Training Program

By |2019-07-07T21:57:50-04:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Club Champion can call itself the country’s #1 fitter, builder and retailer of the best brands in golf for many reasons, but the expansive fitter and builder training program lends proof to the claim. As of April 2019, the premium fitting brand had updated and expanded its existing classes - already 150+ hours of learning - [...]

French Lick Resort – Golf Digest Selects Indiana Golf Destination Among Best Resorts and Courses

By |2019-07-07T21:47:35-04:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: News|

The accolades continue to pour in for French Lick Resort, Southern Indiana’s iconic golf and vacation destination. The historic resort has been recognized by Golf Digest among the best resorts and courses in America. The resort was selected among the Editors’ Choice Award by Golf Digest as one of the Best Golf Resorts in the Midwest [...]

Sapelo Hammock

By |2019-07-08T18:12:09-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Twice in Trouble-Twice Reborn First time visitors are always taken with the beauty of Sapelo Hammock Golf Club because of its natural surroundings. Shellman Bluff, located halfway between Brunswick and Savannah, Georgia, is the departure point for those wanting to venture into the nearby realm of unspoiled rivers, creeks, miles of untouched salt marshes and barrier [...]

Major Dan Rooney and Jack Nicklaus Announce American Dunes Golf Club

By |2019-07-08T18:52:35-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: News|

“The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.” —Former U.S. Representative Jeff Miller, Florida Faith - Family - Freedom As we gather this weekend with family and friends to celebrate Memorial Day, we pause to remember, honor and pay tribute to those who have died for our freedoms [...]