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Stories tagged ‘arnold palmer’


Monday, April 17th, 2017

Vicki Martz, ASGCA Fellow, Dies at 72

Vicki Martz, a Fellow of the American Society of Golf Course Architects and president of Victoria Martz Golf Design in Jacksonville, Florida died April 13


Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Just Published: ‘Arnie – The Life of Arnold Palmer’ by Tom Callahan

In this definitive biography, veteran sportswriter Tom Callahan shines a spotlight on one of the greatest golfers ever to play the game, Arnold Palmer .....read the full story »


Friday, November 11th, 2016

International Golf Travel Market to Set New Course for Oceânico Golf

As one of Europe’s most popular golf destinations embarks on a new era, under new ownership, developing trade relations remains a key priority


Monday, October 24th, 2016

Spirit of Arnold Palmer Looms Large at Indonesia Turf Management Seminar

Emeralda Golf Club, home to one of only two courses that Arnold Palmer designed in Indonesia, was the venue for the 17th ASPGI


Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Oceanico Golf pays Tribute to Mr Palmer on the eve of the Portugal Masters

As the stars of The European Tour descend on the Victoria Course for the 10th staging of the Portugal Masters, Tuesday night saw five past Portugal Masters Champions join guests and dignitaries for a Cocktail Reception to pay tribute to the late, great Mr Palmer; designer of the Victoria Clube de Golfe, which has hosted The European Tour event since 2007


Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Rare Golf Photo Find

A rare collection of photographic slides showing the 1963 Open Championship at Royal Lytham has been unearthed at auction in Manchester. The 60+ collection includes rare colour shots of Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus


Monday, September 26th, 2016

Arnold Palmer 10th September 1929 – 25th September 2016

Yesterday, with the passing of Arnold Palmer. the world of golf and sports lost a beloved icon. Here are statements from The R&A, European Tour and USGA and tributes from Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player


Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Golfing Legends Raise La Manga Club Bar to New Heights

Gary Player, Arnold Palmer and Severiano Ballesteros played key roles in La Manga Club’s glamorous and evolving history and the famous Spanish resort has paid homage to the legendary golfing trio in its newly refurbished and rebranded 37 Spike & Sports Bar


Friday, September 9th, 2016

Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Celebrates 90th Anniversary

Founded Sept. 13, 1926, at Sylvania Country Club in Toledo, Ohio, the organization was first called the National Association of Greenkeepers of America .....read the full story »


Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Planners Give Go-Ahead to Palmer Tribute Course At Castle Stuart

Planners have given their unanimous support for a second championship golf course to be built at the renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links in partnership with the Arnold Palmer Group


Monday, March 21st, 2016

World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum unveils “Major Moments” Exhibition

New, interactive exhibition at St. Augustine, highlights the four men’s Major Championships


Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Arnold Palmer Tribute Course to Provide Multi-Million Pound Jobs Boost

More than 50 jobs could be created with the proposed building of a world class second golf course at the renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links in partnership with the Arnold Palmer Group


Friday, July 17th, 2015

Arnold Palmer Drives Ahead With Castle Stuart Venture

Castle Stuart the ‘right project’ for Palmer debut in Scotland and the legendary figure impressed by new course attributes


Monday, July 13th, 2015

HowDidiDo Helps To Get Service Personnel Back On Course

HowDidiDo, the golfing community, has partnered with the On Course Foundation, the charity which helps rehabilitate wounded, injured and sick service personnel and veterans through golf


Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Golf Legends Collaborate To Design Exclusive New Course

For the first time Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Lee Trevino are collaborating on one golf course design. It is for Jim Justice at The Greenbrier Sporting Club


Friday, June 19th, 2015

Vilamoura Golf Course portfolio is For Sale

Savills Swings into action with sale on Golf Course Portfolio in The Algarve, Portugal. The asking price is said to be in excess of €45m .....read the full story »


Friday, June 12th, 2015

Driving Forward With Palmer Plans at Castle Stuart

Two world leading golf course architects from Arnold Palmer Design Company say it is a ‘dream come true’ to be helping create a new iconic course at the renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links in the Scottish Highlands


Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Jack Nicklaus receives Congressional Gold Medal

Emotional Nicklaus receives Congressional Gold Medal in the company of family, friends and dignitaries in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda


Friday, March 27th, 2015

Castle Stuart Golf Links Opens Season Amid International Interest

The first golfers of the year have teed off at Castle Stuart Golf Links this morning as the new season opens amid worldwide interest in the venue


Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Congressional Gold Medal for Jack Nicklaus

Medal recognises Nicklaus’ Service to the U.S. Nation in promoting Excellence, Good Sportsmanship, and Philanthropy


Friday, June 20th, 2014

President Bill Clinton to receive 2014 PGA of America Distinguished Service Award

President Clinton is to be honored for his lifetime love of golf and his commitment to health and wellness


Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Brandt Snedeker Signs Endorsement Deal with Lamkin Grips

Lamkin Corporation, the original manufacturer of premium golf grips, announces the addition of Brandt Snedeker to its team of brand ambassadors.   The agreement formalizes the company’s long relationship with the 2012 FedEx Cup winner, who has played with Lamkin grips throughout his professional golf career. “I couldn’t be more excited to finalize Lamkin’s team of…read the full story


Thursday, February 6th, 2014

London Golf Club to Host 2014 Volvo World Match Play Championship

Volvo, IMG and The European Tour have confirmed that the 2014 Volvo World Match Play Championship will be played on the International Course at the London Golf Club in October


Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Injured servicemen ready to do battle in Simpson Cup at Royal Lytham

The injured Servicemen and veterans representing Team GB and Team USA are ready to do battle of a very different sort as they take on each other on the opening day (Tuesday 24th) of the Simpson Cup at Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club


Thursday, July 25th, 2013

O’Meara honoured by Royal Birkdale

Mark O’Meara has been awarded Honorary Membership of Royal Birkdale Golf Club ahead of The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex