The average golfer plays the much more difficult modern golf courses, especially when they travel. It has been decided after long and careful consideration that additional regulation in the form of a test procedure is not required at present. The importance of this bit of history is obvious and the parallels are important. Second, it was not ‘sold’ to Callaway. Pro Spencer like the Fusion well enough, but our amateur testers both struggled to achieve as high trajectory as they would have liked and lost distance as a result. Principal among these are the technology of the golf ball and the superb physical condition of today’s professional golfers and today’s courses.
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But during erf two-month proposal period, the USGA decided it was too confusing and reversed its decision Aug. In this spirit, and consistent with the common practice among recreational golfers in the United States today, I think that golfers should be permitted – indeed, required – to post scores achieved in recreational rounds even rsview they use a non-conforming driver.
After taking the company private in Septemberwe made a thorough and detailed study of the options available to the company in the future. The golf companies have run over the USGA. Principal among these are the technology of the golf ball and the superb physical condition of today’s professional golfers and today’s courses.
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After talking with several prospects, including Callaway, we determined that a sale of the Company as a whole was not feasible. The Company did not find a buyer for the Palmer club brand and, therefore, it was simply discontinued. Interestingly, in the USGA eventually arrived at the same viewpoint. He wants the USGA to realize there are two different types of golf: First of all, it was not ‘my’ golf company. I’m not convinced eec regulating equipment for distance control is important to the future of recreational golf.
There are those who charge that Callaway, in the name of profit, has stepped over the line–way erview its desire to “make the game more enjoyable” for recreational players.
To get unlimited content and more benefits, check out our Membership page. Consumers may also keep the free dozen golf balls that were part of the promotion. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. As stated in a recent Golf Digest article: The ghe is composed of a specially made metal that Callaway says is more durable and allows for bqnned control than previous “hot” drivers.
The average golfer plays the much more difficult modern golf courses, especially when they travel.
Professional golfers were reaching such prodigious lengths that there was a growing concern that many historically great tournament golf courses could become obsolete. Palmer and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of The Golf Channel. Palmer always has put the integrity of the game No.
Smaller companies than Callaway have been producing non-conforming clubs for years, but they don’t have Callaway’s access to technology and materials. These fellows are out there hitting 6-irons yards. Helping people enjoy the game?
Calllaway expect him to work on our behalf and I certainly hope that he will. It’s not a sin to play with a non-conforming driver.
We believe that the decision is fair and reasonable, and that is serves the best long term interest of the game. A blue-collar golfer who played the game much like most amateurs did – unpredictably. Pro Spencer like the Fusion well enough, but our amateur testers both struggled to achieve as high trajectory as they would have liked and lost distance as a result.
Head pro Bruce Patterson said Butler rejected five or six members who picked up the ERC overseas and wanted to use it in a club event. The Western Golf Association reviewed the matter and decided that no change was necessary.
The bottom line on this is that there are very, very few, if any, amateur players who pose any serious threat to bannfd obsolescence of any golf course anywhere.
People are physically stronger. Write your review You must enter a review of between and characters. Both companies can continue to market and sell the hot drivers in Europe and Asia until As geview as he has been bannde advocate for the USGA, Palmer’s most important place in history is as a popularizer who has brought the game to the masses.
It was a publicly held company and had been for many years.