Saturday, March 28
Divine 9 Courses Are Ready for Spring Play
The 17th hole at Genoa Lakes Resort Course, Nevada golf course of the year in 2007.
THE DIVINE 9 IS A CO-OP GROUP of nine Carson City/Carson Valley golf courses and nine lodging properties in Nevada’s capital city and High Sierra area.
Golfers can play both high desert and open valley courses, featuring meandering rivers and creeks, sage-brush lined fairways, elevation changes, generous fairways and tight ones, too, along with the spectacular natural beauty of the area.
A complete listing of participating courses, lodging properties, deals, packages and other Carson City/Carson Valley activities is available at DivineNine.com.
A bevy of golf products, services, destinations, events, news and more. Endorsement is not implied.
• New Jammies has introduced golf-themed baby pajamas, organic golf clothing with a companion bedtime storybook that inspires little athletes to get out and play.
• April is PGA free fitting and trade-up month. Participating PGA/LPGA Professionals can be found at PlayGolfAmerica.com.
• Golfers can book two- and three-day golf schools at the Faldo Golf Institute in Orlando, Florida, and Palm Desert, California, and receive complimentary luxury accommodations from Marriott.
• The next episode of The Haney Project on GOLF CHANNEL is all about “head” games for Charles Barkley. Airing Monday at 9 p.m. ET, Charles will learn about keeping your head still during the golf swing, keeping your head about you when things go wrong, and keeping a-“head” of the negativity trying to creep into his game.
• ruletwentyone has created a functional and fashionable ball- and clubface-cleaning towel that’s available for under $20, made in the U.S.A. and made with eco-friendly materials.
• GolfGym announced the introduction of its new Joey D Signature Series GolfGym® Weighted Club DVD and Balance Ball Training DVD, which feature biomechanics, strength and conditioning coach Joey Diovisalvi, affectionately known by Tour players as “Coach Joey D.”
• Zagat Survey has released GOLF BY ZAGAT℠, its first golf application for iPhone.
• PGA Golf Catalunya, a golf resort near Barcelona that will host the European Tour’s Open de Espana, April 30-May 3, is offering special play-and-stay packages the week after the Continent’s best players tackle The Stadium Course, originally designed and built to host the Ryder Cup.
• Forbes is offering a special golf report at Forbes.com/golf that includes the world’s top-earning golfers and more.
−The Armchair Golfer