News for Thursday, January 27, 2011
Tiger shoots 69 in opener
Tiger Woods began his new season with no bogeys, no birdies on the par 5s and no drama. And he trails by 5 shots in San Diego.
has a solution to prevent sore "dogs" on the golf course.
Brothers Steve and Barry Mann grew up on a farm in Canada growing wheat and grain. After days on the farm with their “dogs” (feet) barking they came up with a heck of an idea – create a shoe that won’t make your back hurt when walking or standing all day. Steve, President and CEO, now works with his brother on a daily basis trying to spread the word on Dawgs.
Woods starts 2011 season
Sean Martin takes a look at the five things you need to know from Tiger's first competitive round of 2011.
says Grammy winner Branford Marsalis was on the floor at the PGA Merchandise Show.
One thing that never amazes me is how golf touches so many people in so many different professions across this life. Visitors to the PGA Show were greeted by some sweet notes played by world-renowned saxophonist Branford Marsalis, who is a self-proclaimed golf nut.
caught up with 2010 Vardon Trophy winner Matt Kuchar at the PGA Show.
When he was a high school golfer living just outside Orlando, Matt Kuchar used to join his dad, Peter, borrow some badges from the pro at his club, and visit the PGA Merchandise Show, just a kid walking through hallways filled with golf toys.
says the PGA Merchandise Show will expand into China later this year.
Greg Norman and Hank Haney are witnessing China's golf boom first-hand. But will China's golf industry learn from mistakes made by the West? The mammoth PGA Merchandise Show will expand to Beijing and Guangzhou later this year.
PGA Merchandise Show
Crowds and exhibitors flocked to Orange County Convention Center Thursday for the PGA Merchandise Show. Golfweek was there.
Johan Edfors has shot an 8-under 64 in the first round of the Volvo Golf Champions, giving him a two-stroke lead in the European Tour’s debut in Bahrain.
Day 1 at PGA Show
Golfweek.com navigated through the jam-packed Orange County Convention Center to chronicle the day’s events. Click here for our exclusive video blog.
Catwalk Performance Artwear
As we kick off our 2011 PGA Merchandise Show coverage, we wanted to start with a bang, so we tracked down Canadian designers, Lauren Demerling and Sima Anvari, to give us an inside look at Catwalk Performance Artwear's new look.
Get Golf Ready changes
With fully engaged facilities far fewer than projected, Get Golf Ready leaders are preaching a new mantra for their initiative: Quality over quantity.