Men’s golf | Large Saturday field and a busy week on the course

Men’s golf | Large Saturday field and a busy week on the course

IT was a big week for golf, with the normal Thursday 12-hole competition and, of course, the annual Big Trout Motor Inn-sponsored Christmas Ambrose. Numbers were back a little on Thursday, but the competition was still keen. Kim Rawlings was closest to the pin on the seventh. Peter Ryan won the afternoon with 27 points. The […]

Scout builds mini golf course to help transplant patients

Scout builds mini golf course to help transplant patients

By Tracy Maness, Staff writer Published 3:00 pm CST, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Southampton resident Jesse McMillan, 17, celebrates the six-hole miniature golf course he raised funds for, planned, and built at Nora’s Home as his Eagle Scout project. Founded in 2013, Nora’s Home provides housing to up to 32 transplant patients and their families at […]

Ex-FGCU golfer Georgia Price gets European Tour card

Ex-FGCU golfer Georgia Price gets European Tour card

Former Fort Myers High and FGCU standout golfer Georgia Price recently earned status on the Ladies European Tour at its qualifying school.(Photo: Courtesy of Leaderboard Photography) Former Fort Myers High School and Florida Gulf Coast University star golfer Georgia Price has status on the Ladies European Tour. Price, who is from England, tied for 17th […]

Could golf caddies be the unsung economic heroes? : The Standard

Could golf caddies be the unsung economic heroes? : The Standard

Caddies follow players during Barclays Kenya Open 2015 Golf tournament at Karen Golf Club. [Boniface Okendo, Standard] The sun is setting in the year 2018. The year had its ups and downs. All we know is that each of us played his or her role in turning the reluctant wheel of progress. Like in war, […]

Mistwood renames Bolingbrook golf dome, installs new tech

Mistwood Golf Dome, formally known as McQ’s, recently installed new technology from Toptracer. Mistwood Golf Dome, formally known as McQ’s, recently installed new technology from Toptracer. The Bolingbrook golf dome can claim the first installation in the country for this transformative entertainment technology at an indoor golf dome facility, according to a news release. The […]

Nairobi sports firm inks Kenya sales deal with US golf equipment maker

Companies Monday, December 17, 2018 21:00 By BRIAN NGUGI Golf, an elite sport widely preferred by mostly wealthy Kenyans, is fast gaining popularity in the country. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Kenyan sports equipment seller Craig’s Ltd has inked a distribution agreement with American golf equipment maker TaylorMade Golf. Craig’s, which operates an outlet at Nairobi’s […]