Arizona Golf Scene

  • Three Arizona OB Sports-managed courses honored by Golfweek Magazine

    Three Arizona courses are among nine OB Sports -managed golf courses were honored in Golfweek Magazine’s Best Courses You Can Play, State-By-State Ranking for 2009. The Saguaro Course at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club, a Bill Coore/Ben Crenshaw-designed golf course topped the list at No. 1. Saguaro was also included in Golfweek’s list of the Top 100 ...

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  • Golf Invite, Inc.

    Planning A Golf Event Has Never Been Easier In Arizona, tournament time is upon us and Golf Invite Inc. is ready to take the hassle out of managing your golf event.  Golf Invite has been in business for over four years and is based out of Chicago. The company created online templates and forms designed to manage virtually every detail lea ...

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  • 4th Annual "Swing Fore Kids Golf Classic"

    Event to Benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital Animal Assisted Therapy Program Once again, the Southwest Section PGA has endorsed the “Swing Fore Kids Golf Classic.” This year the 4th annual tournament is scheduled for Friday, April 24, 2009 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort Wildfire Golf Club’s Arnold-Palmer-designed champ ...

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  • Heather Farr Classic set for April 9 - 12

    Longbow Golf Club to host junior event for sixth consecutive year MESA, Ariz. – The Heather Farr Classic is set to tee off April 9 - 12 at Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Ariz. This top-tier national junior golf competition staged by the American Junior Golf Association will allow Arizona’s top junior golfers, ages 12-18, the opportunity to showc ...

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  • Golf Industry Association Day at State Capital Set for March 18

    The Golf Industry Association of Arizona (GIA) announced today that it will host GIA Day at the Arizona State Capital on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 from 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sarah Glover, executive director of the Scottsdale-based GIA, said the purpose of the event is for “members of the golf industry to gather at the State Capital to express conc ...

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  • Omni Tucson National Resort Welcomes Bob's Steak & Chop House

    Award-Winning Steakhouse Now Open in Tucson The Omni Tucson National Resort announces the official opening of Bob’s Steak & Chop House, ranked as one of the top steakhouses in the US. A traditional American prime steakhouse, the dining experience combines comfortable elegance a lively atmosphere, big drinks, an extensive list of fi ...

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  • How to Take Instruction to the Course

    By Mike Malaska Nicklaus Academies’ World-Wide Director of Instruction One of the most common questions I get from my students is ‘How do I take my instruction and apply it when I am on the course?’ The key is to make the most of your practice sessions by establishing a focused routine during your practice time, and then incorporate t ...

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  • Judy McDermott, Executive Director Tucson Conquistadores Inc.

    College Golf: UCLA Hole in One: Los Coyotes Country Club, Buena Park, CA. 12 years old. 154 yard, Par-3 –3 iron Share with us a brief history of the Tucson Conquistadores. The late Roy P. Drachman was the founding father of the Tucson Conquistadores. The top Tucson businessmen formed the original Conquistadores to support a need in the commun ...

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  • Sensational Scottsdale!

    A star among the world’s great golf destinations, Scottsdale offers the “big three” elements players look for: quality of play, quantity of courses and an ideal year-round climate. Perhaps best of all, when it comes to post-round entertainment, Scottsdale is in a class by itself. No other destination offers such a dynamic collection of di ...

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  • Van's Golf Shops - An Arizona Original

    Arizona is known as one of the world finest golf destinations. Great courses, TOUR events and even golf retail bolster that claim. At the top of the retail golf establishments is Van’s Golf Shops. For 46 years, Van’s Golf Shops have served an untold number of locals and tourists in need of quality golf merchandise. The original Van&rs ...

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