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Putt for Dough: Santee’s Palmetto Traverse

By |2019-08-19T18:21:11-05:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: News|

Construction of a unique, 18-hole putting course is underway at Lake Marion Golf Course, adjacent to the Lake Marion Villa & Townhouse Complex in Santee, SC. The 35,000-square-foot “Palmetto Traverse” is based of the Himalayas putting course at St. Andrews, and designed by golf course architect and Donald Ross restoration specialist Kris Spence. An 18-hole, 35,000-square-foot [...]

Ben Hogan Golf Kicks Off Week-Long Celebration to Honor Company’s Namesake

By |2019-08-13T21:45:43-05:00August 13th, 2019|Categories: News|

August 13 - The Day the Greatest Swing in Golf was Born; Ben Hogan Golf Equipment Company to Launch Social Media Tribute to the late Ben Hogan’s Amazing Swing, along with Special Promotions for Golfers on Irons, Woods, Putters, Wedges and Accessories, Available Exclusively at BenHoganGolf.com August 13 forever marks the day the greatest swing in [...]

Srixon/Cleveland Golf/XXIO Announces Exclusive Partnership with ASICS

By |2019-08-06T19:15:28-05:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

SRIXON/CLEVELAND GOLF/XXIO, a worldwide leader in golf equipment design and manufacturing, is proud to announce an exclusive partnership with ASICS North America to distribute ASICS golf shoes in the United States and Canada. The partnership generates two brand new footwear models, which will be introduced later this year. “As a leading manufacturer of high quality brands, [...]

PGA TOUR’s 2019 Payne Stewart Award Honours Hale Irwin

By |2019-08-13T22:08:54-05:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

In acknowledgement of his exceptional character, sportsmanship and unwavering commitment to charity, Hale Irwin has been named the recipient of the 2019 Payne Stewart Award presented by Southern Company. Irwin will be honored on August 20,2019 at the PGA TOUR's Award Ceremony in conjunction with the TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia. [...]

VOLVIK Leads the Way in World Long Drive

By |2019-07-30T20:42:12-05:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: News|

Setting Records, Making History Volvik, a rapidly-growing, premium high-performance golf ball company, is becoming widely known not only for the exceptional quality and variety of its golf balls, but also for its original and ongoing support of World Long Drive competition and its participating athletes. “In addition to Volvik’s ever-expanding reach with amateur and professional golfers [...]

France’s Top Golf Hotel reveals latest refurbishment work at Le Touquet Golf Resort

By |2019-07-27T09:12:32-05:00July 27th, 2019|Categories: News|

The LPGA is playing in France this week and I decided to let you know about one of France's truly great golf resorts-Le Touquet Golf Resort’s Le Manoir Hôtel, voted France’s Best Golf Hotel since 2017*, has unveiled the latest phase of a significant long-term investment program at the award-winning venue on France’s northern coast. [...]

Jan Bel Jan Takes over Helm of ASGCA

By |2019-07-27T08:41:13-05:00July 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Jan Bel Jan, a renowned golf course architect headquartered in Jupiter, Florida, is the second woman in the history of the American Society of Golf Course Architects to become its President in 2019. The late Alice Dye was the first in the 73 years of the Society's existence. Jan was elected to the ASGCA in [...]

Reunion Golf & Country Club Wins “CLUBHOUSE of the YEAR”

By |2019-07-25T19:43:21-05:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Golf Inc. magazine, the world's only magazine for golf course developers, owners and management company executives, has chosen the Madison, Mississippi Reunion Golf & Country Club's spectacular new 33,000 square foot clubhouse the "CLUBHOUSE of the YEAR." The $16 million clubhouse opened in August of 2018 and is the newest luxury amenity to be added to [...]

Acushnet Acquires KJUS, Premium Sportswear Worn By Shane Lowry

By |2019-07-25T19:25:35-05:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Acushnet Holdings Corp, the worldwide leader in the design, development, manufacture and distribution of performance-driven golf equipment and golf wear, today announced the acquisition of global ski and golf sportswear company. The KJUS brand was born from an uncompromising commitment to performance, following brand namesake Lasse Kjus’s historic feat at the 1999 World Ski Championships, [...]

Hammock Dunes Club Hosts 2019 Florida Open

By |2019-07-18T06:18:25-05:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Hammock Dunes Club, a private gated oceanfront member-owned club along the central Atlantic coast of Florida, hosted the 73rd 2019 Florida Open, one of the most prestigious professional golf events in Florida July 12-14. Run by the Florida State Golf Association, The Florida Open is open to PGA golf professionals, amateur golfers and other professional [...]