Fallen Oak Biloxi Mississippi Re-Opens After Enhancement Renovation

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. MGM Resorts newly-renovated Fallen Oak reopens for play. The original course architect Tom Fazio oversaw the project which involved regular infrastructure maintenance, as well as strategic improvements to enhance the golf experience.   Set in an oasis on the edge of the DeSoto National Forest, Fallen Oak will offer golf with […]

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PGA National Palm Beach Gardens Florida Re-Opens Nicklaus-Renovated Champion Course

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. PGA National Resort & Spa’s acclaimed Champion Course – the Jack Nicklaus-designed host of the PGA TOUR’s Honda Classic and home of the famous Bear Trap – has re-opened after a major re-grassing with cutting-edge Celebration Bermuda, and renovation of the 14th hole.   Celebration Bermuda grass is now on fairways, […]

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DV8 Sports’ Golf Clubs Liberate Golf Travelers from Heavy Tough-to-Transport Golf Clubs and Golf Bags

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. DV8 Sports, a new company committed to growing participation and enjoyment of golf, today announced a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the launch of its patented, portable golf equipment and bag design.   The 35-day campaign seeks funding to fuel DV8 Sports’ first production run and a broader market launch later […]

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Only APP to Offer Free USGA Compliant Handicaps and a Scorecard Picture Service – TheGrint

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. Thanks to TheGrint, golfers worldwide now have the opportunity to secure a free United States Golf Association (USGA) compliant handicap among a multitude of additional game-enhancing and social media features.   TheGrint has officially launched its new free mobile application to golfers everywhere in both iPhone and Android versions.   It […]

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Grand Golf Resorts of Florida Ultimate Sportsman’s Package Combines Golf and Professional Sports Events

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. The Grand Golf Resorts of Florida, a Salamander Collection, is offering sports lovers an exciting new package by which to enjoy the Sunshine State. The “Ultimate Sportsman’s Package” combines luxurious surroundings, world-class golf and tickets to some of Florida’s most exciting sporting events.   As the largest independent operator of golf […]

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OpenTee Has Acquired GolfSwitch, the Pioneer in Online Tee Time Sales

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. Using GolfSwitch’s interface-technology, course operators will have the ability to present their tee time inventory on the new OpenTee platform. This union combines proven effective technology with dynamic far reaching database marketing to put the control back in the hands of golf course operators.   GolfSwitch has partnerships with over 3,700 […]

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Humorous True Story Tells How “America’s Worst Avid Golfer,” Angelo Spagnolo ….. Shot the Highest Score Ever Recorded in the 533 Years Since the Game of Golf was Invented

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. In 1985, “everyman” Angelo Spagnolo recorded the highest documented score – 257 – in the entire history of golf, including a 66 on one hole in Golf Digest’s “Search for America’s Worst Avid Golfer.”   In an article that would subsequently appear 15 years later, in the year 2000, Golf Digest […]

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