3 Things the Golf Industry Needs to Do to Survive
Jul25

3 Things the Golf Industry Needs to Do to Survive

With the recent announcement by Dick’s Sporting Goods that it had laid off  more than 500 of its PGA Pros, golf is at a tipping point and needs to turn it around to survive. What that entails is three things: 1) Stop releasing new products every 3 months Two times a year used to be the norm, but releasing a new product every three months is confusing and hurts sales. Releasing new products too often leads to inventory glut and...

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Cleveland Golf Releases Limited Edition Tour Rack Wedge
Jul23

Cleveland Golf Releases Limited Edition Tour Rack Wedge

  Cleveland Golf announced on twitter that it’s releasing a limited edition Tour Rack wedge, and only 300 will be available for purchase. The Cleveland Golf Tour Rack wedge features a one-of-kind design on the head and trailing edge grind that provides low bounce performance on open face shots with a lowered leading edge. The Tour Rack wedge will retail for $250 and will be available in two lofts: 56 degree with 11 degree...

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Rory McILroy by the Numbers: Post Caroline Wozniack Era
Jul21

Rory McILroy by the Numbers: Post Caroline Wozniack Era

It wasn’t too long ago (Summer 2013) when Rory McILroy was missing cuts left and right, and his girlfriend tennis star Caroline Wozniack was losing matches to players no one has heard of.  Yesterday, both Rory McILroy and Caroline won titles. Coincidence?  Not at all! Business Insider took at look at the numbers on how both McILroy and Wosniack fared before, during, and after their short romance. It’s clear after looking...

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What’s in the Bag: Rory McILroy 2014 Open Championship
Jul20

What’s in the Bag: Rory McILroy 2014 Open Championship

Rory McIlroy delivered a spectacular performance at The Open Championship to claim the Claret Jug and become the seventh player in history to win the famous trophy in wire-to-wire fashion. McIlroy is an impressive three-quarters of the way to winning the career Grand Slam at the age of 25 – the third youngest player ever to achieve that record. “The Open is the one that we all want and the one that we all strive for and to be...

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PGA TOUR App Rolls Out iBeacon Support
Jul18

PGA TOUR App Rolls Out iBeacon Support

The PGA TOUR recently released an update (version 2.5) to its popular PGA TOUR App in the iOS app store and in the release notes stating they are enabling iBeacons at upcoming TOUR Events. Enabling iBeacons for onsite fan enhancements at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational, the Barclays, and The TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola. What are iBeacons is what you maybe asking yourself? To the uninitiated, iBeacons is a framework that Apple...

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Wolsey Pioneers Video: Autumn/Winter 2014 Sportsman Collection
Jul17

Wolsey Pioneers Video: Autumn/Winter 2014 Sportsman Collection

British heritage brand Wolsey established in 1755 in Leicester, England – is one of the world’s oldest existing clothing brands and a pioneer of premium men’s apparel for sporting endeavors – announces the release of a “Pioneers” coinciding with launch of its Autumn/Winter 2014 Sportsman collection, arriving in stores and online this August. We saw Wolsey Sportsman Collection at the 2014 PGA Show back in January and were blown away...

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