- BALLESTEROS MASTERS COURSE TEMPTS WINTER GOLFERS
BARNET, NORTH LONDON - The Ballesteros Masters Course at The Shire London (www.theshirelondon.com), the UK's only 18-hole Seve Ballesteros design, is tempting golfers to come and play it this autumn / winter, with two special offers.
- TOMMY, 87, SHOWS HE'S A SUPER POWER BY BAGGING HIS FIRST HOLE-IN-ONE
It's taken 50 years, but 87-year-old Tommy Power has finally recorded a hole-in-one at Balbriggan Golf Club, Co Dublin. Power, a 26-handicapper, who lives in Whitehall, in the north of Dublin, became the oldest recipient of a limited-edition BOSS watch, courtesy of the BOSS Watches H1 Club, after scoring a hole-in-one with his driver on the 120-yard, par-three 10th hole during a recent Stableford competition at the club he joined just over 50 years ago.
- CLASSIC DESIGN MEETS TOUR-PROVEN TECHNOLOGY IN NIKE'S NEW METHOD MOD PUTTERS
Popular putter models from the past inspire a new premium line featuring Polymetal Groove Technology - Divide a second by 1,000. Now divide that in half. That's how little time it takes to launch a golf ball that is just over an inch-and-a-half in diameter from where it sits nestled on a green.
- GLOBAL TRAVEL INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES TOAST IGTM SUCCESS
(Costa Daurada, Catalonia, Spain) The 14th annual IAGTO Awards ceremony, marking the conclusion of the International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) 2013, in Costa Daurada, Catalonia, Spain, has honoured a host of destinations and resorts from around the world.
- UK'S BIGGEST AMATEUR CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT RAISES £ 237,220 FOR HELP FOR HEROES
Sam Torrance, a Very Big Cheque and a Very Grateful Help for Heroes - Wentworth kindly hosted a small but important cheque presentation on Tuesday 19th November, as National Golf Club Challenge Patrons Sam Torrance and Mark Foster presented Mark Elliott, Help for Heroes Head of External Operations, and Band of Brothers member Mark Taylor, with a cheque for £ 237,220 to help fund the great work Help for Heroes does in supporting those members of the Armed Forces who have suffered life-changing injuries or illness while serving their country.
- YOUNG GOLFERS GET BEHIND THE SCENES LOOK AT DP WORLD TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP
Dubai (UAE): Inspired by the likes of tournament champion Henrik Stenson and last year?s winner Rory McIlroy, a party of young golfers aged from 5-16 were thrilled to receive a special behind-the-scenes insight at the DP World Tour Championship during a visit to the Earth course at Jumeirah Golf Estates.
- ONYRIA LAUNCHES 'DROP 3 SHOTS OR 30 PERCENT OFF' PROMOTION
Great new package for game improvement in Portugal - Onyria Golf Resorts - the award-winning business with properties in the Algarve and Lisbon - has launched an enticing incentive for higher-handicap golfers looking to make major improvements to their game while on holiday.