National: What's New

Prairie Baard – Blue Collar Craft Launches in British Columbia

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 September 2016 19:04 Thursday, 22 September 2016 18:54

Prairie Baard Golden AleVICTORIA, British Columbia — PGA TOUR golfer Graham DeLaet, awarding winning craft brewery Bomber Brewing and leading distributor Horizon Beers announced that Prairie Baard - Blue Collar Craft is available immediately for retail and on-premise listing in British Columbia.

To kick off the BC launch, Prairie Baard will be the official beer of the 2016 Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship this week at Bear Mountain Golf Resort in Langford, BC. As the official beer, Prairie Baard will be exclusively promoted on-site throughout the tournament and be available at all concessions through the venue. Graham DeLaet will also be on-site on Saturday, September 24 supporting the event as well as hosting a junior clinic for kids.



TaylorMade Golf Extends Contracts Of World #1 & #2 Jason Day & Dustin Johnson

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:40 Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:31

Jason DayCARLSBAD, California — TaylorMade Golf Company, maker of the most-played driver on the PGA TOUR for 15 years and counting, announced the contract extensions of the number one and two players in the Official World Golf Rankings, Jason Day and Dustin Johnson, a move that reaffirms the company’s commitment to fielding the strongest Tour staff in the industry and putting the highest performing equipment in the world in their hands as they compete on the sport’s biggest stages.



Cobra Golf Re-Introduces Iconic King Oversized Irons

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 08:34 Tuesday, 20 September 2016 08:24

Cobra Golf King Oversized IronCARLSBAD, California — Cobra Golf, a leader in golf club innovation and design, reintroduced its famed KING Oversized irons featuring COBRA’s largest iron head and the brands largest Sweet Zone ever. The oversized profile coupled with improved performance technologies deliver an easy to hit iron built for explosive distance without sacrificing forgiveness or control.

“At COBRA Golf we are excited to bring back the KING Oversized set, and introduce our first iron that is at the USGA’s COR Limit,” said Jose Miraflor, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, COBRA Golf. “The oversized head will provide golfers with even more speed and distance from center and off-center.”



Sentio™ Golf Launches Innovative ‘Sierra 101’ Line Of Putters

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 08:24 Tuesday, 20 September 2016 08:13

Sentio Golf Sierra 101 PuttersACTON, Massachusetts — After making their debut at the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show in January, Sentio Golf has announced that their Sierra 101 line of putters will now be available for sale directly through the company’s website and at select retail shops starting today. The line of blade-style putters features Sentio’s patented floating face technology which improves distance control and feel for players of all skill levels.



Fairfax & CI Sign Deal For Golf Town As U.S. Corporate Parent Restructures

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 September 2016 18:08 Thursday, 15 September 2016 18:02

Golf TownCanadian Press

TORONTO, Ontario — An investor group led by Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. and CI Investments Inc. have signed a deal to buy Golf Town Canada Inc. as its U.S. parent Golfsmith International Holdings restructures its debt under court protection from creditors.

Golfsmith says Fairfax (TSX:FFH) and CI have also agreed to support its recapitalization and restructuring plan for its U.S. business.

Fairfax and CI hold more than 40 per cent of Goldsmith’s second lien secured notes due 2018.



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