Arizona News & Events

  • World-Renowned Golf Instructor Open THEgolfacademy at Whirlwind Golf Club

    He has spent more than a quarter-of-a-century teaching at some of the country’s finest golf facilities and, along the way, has garnered enough awards to fill a modest home. Bill Forrest, former PGA of America National Teacher of the Year (2006) and four-time Southwest Section – PGA of America Teacher of the Year recently opened up THEgolf ...

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  • Greater Phoenix's Best Golf Offer is Back! Play Longbow and Get One Dozen Titleist Pro V1 Balls

    Beginning today, a round of golf & One Dozen of Titleist’s Top Balls can be yours for just $75! ($65 For Flight Cardholders) ...

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  • Tyson Named Director of Golf at Superstition Mountain

    Pat Tyson has been named the new Director of Golf at Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club. As Director of Golf for the award-winning golf facility, Tyson will be responsible for all facets of the club’s golf operations, including staffing, budgeting and marketing. In addition, Tyson will be directing the coordination of the clubs many member g ...

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  • Down-to-the-Wire Finishes at Winn Grips Heather Farr Classic

    MESA, Ariz. - Anton Arboleda of La Canada, Calif., has been waiting his entire AJGA career for his first win and finally got it at Longbow Golf Club after firing his second sub-70 round of the tournament. Alison Lee of Valencia, Calif., held on to her second-round lead and capitalized on key shots to capture the Girls Division title. ...

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  • Golf Benefit to Assist Family/Children of Sedona Golf Professional

    On Sunday, April 18, 2010, a benefit golf event will be held at Sedona’s Oakcreek Country Club. The purpose of this event is to raise money for PGA Head Professional Gabe Beronja, his wife Cindy and most importantly, for their twin boys Tyler and Zachary, who each have been waging courageous battles for their lives since being born in September of 20 ...

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  • A Passport to Unlimited Golf

    Tucson’s JW Marriott Starr Pass Launches Starr PASSport Program With a 27-hole Arnold Palmer championship golf course and scenic views to match, no course in Southern Arizona offers more of a challenge than JW Marriott Starr Pass Golf Club. As Arizona’s premier course, the resort is set to launch Starr PASSport, a golf program exclusively ...

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  • Desert Mountain Selects OB Sports to Assist with Golf Course Clean Up Efforts

    Desert Mountain Golf Properties in Scottsdale, Arizona recently utilized OB Sports in a property-wide clean up project for their 6 signature Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses.   By outsourcing this service, Desert Mountain was able to focus on their core business and not have to invest in the hiring, training, and management of the ...

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  • Go to Longbow and Watch Future Stars at the Winn Grips Heather Farr Classic

    The 12th Annual Winn Grips Heather Farr Classic hosted by Longbow Golf Club is set to tee off April 1-4 at the beautiful Mesa, Arizona course. ...

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  • Club West Golf Club Unveils New Enhancements

    Ahwatukee Golf Properties Enhance Lakeside Grill, Unveils New Website and Adds Frequent Player Card Program Ahwatukee Golf Properties recently unveiled a number of new enhancements at Club West Golf Club and the club’s Lakeside Grill. The new owners of Club West started their enhancements to the club’s popular dining and banquet facility ...

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  • Eliminate the Dreaded "Flying Elbow"

    By Mike Malaska – Nicklaus Academies' World-Wide Director of Instruction Countless students come to me with a very common problem – "the flying elbow" or as it is also commonly referred to as; “the chicken wing”. The flying elbow can occur during the backswing, or on the follow through, or in some cases, both. Whethe ...

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