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Golf Pride Unveils Plans for New Facility at Pinehurst Resort

By |2019-07-08T18:56:04-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Golf Pride Grips, a division of Eaton, plans to develop an exciting new purpose-built facility in Pinehurst, N.C. – America’s Home of Golf.  The new facility will create a unique space to accelerate new product development and manage the global fulfillment of product around the world.  In addition to its global management and professional teams, the [...]

ARCIS Golf Embarks on Renovation of Weston Hills Country Club Course

By |2019-07-07T21:47:50-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: News|

Arcis Golf’s transformation of Weston Hills Country Club takes a major step this week with the start of renovation work on the Tour Course, one of the private club’s two 18-hole Robert Trent Jones, Jr. designs. The Tour Course, once home of the PGA TOUR’s Honda Classic, is undergoing a complete bunkering renovation, installation of Celebration [...]

Golf Digest Selects Horseshoe Bay Among “Best Resorts in the Southwest”

By |2019-07-07T21:47:50-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: News|

The newly-renovated Horseshoe Bay Resort, a tropically-adorned lakefront oasis in the Central Texas Hill Country, was recently selected for the 2019 Editors’ Choice Award by Golf Digest as one of the “Best Golf Resorts in the Southwest.” The 2019 edition of the publication's annual Editor’s Choice listings appears online at GolfDigest.com, featuring the Best Resorts in [...]

The Country Club at Mirasol Retains Designation as Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary

By |2019-07-07T21:47:50-04:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: News|

The Country Club at Mirasol has retained its designation as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses (ACSP), an Audubon International program. To reach certification, course personnel must demonstrate they are maintaining a high degree of environmental quality in: Environmental Planning, Wildlife & Habitat Management, Outreach and Education, Chemical [...]

Thoughts on Jim Barnes, first PGA Championship Winner

By |2019-07-07T21:47:51-04:00May 13th, 2019|Categories: News|

Jim Barnes and Walter Hagen As all eyes turn to this year’s 101st PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, golfers can reflect on the winner of the first two PGA Championships (1916 and 1919), England’s Jim Barnes. This year marks the 100th anniversary of Barnes’ 1919 PGA triumph.  Barnes also won a U.S. Open at Columbia Country [...]

Revival of Florida Golf Club Draws National Attention

By |2019-07-07T21:47:51-04:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: News|

After the former Royal Tee Golf Club in Cape Coral was closed by the retiring owner in late 2017, the members of the Capel Royal homeowners association convinced the residents to raise $1.4 million to buy the club, even though 90% of them didn't play golf. "It was sort of a shock how the golf course [...]

SkyTrak Receives Golf Digest Editors Choice Best in Golf Award for Third Consecutive Year

By |2019-07-07T21:47:51-04:00May 7th, 2019|Categories: News|

SkyTrak LLC, a joint venture of SkyGolf and SportTrak, announces that for the third consecutive year, SkyTrak has been recognized by Golf Digest as an Editors’ Choice Award winner in its annual “Best in Golf” edition. “Our goal with SkyTrak is to provide the tools and insights all golfers need to track performance, improve their game [...]

Ben Hogan Golf Equipment Company Debuts Precision Milled FORGED Putter Line

By |2019-07-07T21:47:51-04:00May 5th, 2019|Categories: News|

Iconic Brand’s First Putter Introduction in Nearly 15 Years; Forging Process Creates Unmatched Feel and Consistency on Putter Face for Ultimate Distance Control and “Trueness” on Every Roll Ben Hogan once said, “there are no shortcuts in the quest for perfection.” Today, Ben Hogan Golf Equipment Company, the brand founded by the legendary golfer in 1953, [...]

Twenty-Five Veterans to Graduate from free PGA HOPE

By |2019-07-07T21:47:51-04:00May 5th, 2019|Categories: News|

Veterans and active military personnel that participated in a six-week free golf instruction program taught by local PGA Professionals at Alico Family Golf in Fort Myers. PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) is the flagship military program for the South Florida PGA Foundation, designed through the PGA of America foundation, PGA Reach, to introduce golf to [...]

Volvik Vivid XT Dominates in the Sun World Long Drive

By |2019-07-07T21:48:05-04:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: News|

Phillis Meti and Tim Burke Dominate at Ak-Chin Smash with Volvik Volvik USA , a rapidly-growing, premium high-performance golf ball company, was fully in charge at the Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun, the opening event of the 2019 World Long Drive season. Volvik World Long Drive Hitters Phillis Meti, of Auckland, New Zealand, set a new [...]