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2009-08-31 07:00:00

NAPA, Calif. and PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Beringer Vineyards and the PGA TOUR announced today an official marketing partnership that designates Beringer as the "Official Wine of the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour and Nationwide Tour" beginning in 2010. The renowned Napa Valley vineyard becomes the first wine brand to partner with the TOUR. As part of the partnership, Beringer will be offering unique tasting experiences at PGA TOUR tournaments during the 2010 season....

2009-08-26 11:44:00

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The family of the late World Golf Hall of Fame member Bob Hope has made a donation in the amount of $200,000 to the PGA TOUR Charities, Inc. Birdies for the Brave program, designated for the Wounded Warrior Project. "This contribution is a perfect fit honoring both the veterans that my dad so admired, and the game of golf which played such an important role in his life," said Linda Hope, Bob Hope's daughter. "We hope that our donation in my...

2009-08-26 10:55:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ketel One vodka will unveil Club Ketel One during The Barclays, the first event of the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup, at Liberty National in Jersey City, NJ. Club Ketel One is an open hospitality area with a contemporary lounge vibe located near the second hole of one of the most unique courses on the PGA TOUR. Any tournament patron 21 years of age or older may enter Club Ketel One between Wednesday, Aug. 26 through Sunday, Aug. 30 for a...

2009-08-17 06:45:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of sports fans participate in fantasy leagues every year. With the introduction of FLOPSHOTS.com (http://www.flopshots.com), a new licensee of the PGA TOUR and Collegiate Images, avid sports fans now can realize their sports fantasies in a very unique and different way. FLOPSHOTS.com allows the average fan to become the star of his or her favorite team through its unique personalization of authentic sports photos. "As passionate fans and players...

2009-03-16 14:54:00

Healthy Sight and Healthy Lifestyles Serve as Cornerstone to Transitions Championship Stellar Field is Announced Representing World's Finest Golfers TAMPA BAY, Fla., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Transitions Championship kicks off today and runs through this Sunday at Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club's Copperhead Course. This is the first tournament of Transitions Optical's four-year PGA TOUR title sponsorship pairing competition of the world's finest players with an exciting seven-day...

2009-03-09 07:55:00

MONTREAL and PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL, March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Kangaroo Media and the PGA TOUR today announced the signing of a four-year agreement to provide golf spectators attending select TOUR events with the ultimate personalized multimedia experience service. Using the Kangaroo TV hand-held device, spectators at featured PGA TOUR events will be able to access an array of real-time video, audio, comprehensive tournament and player data, as well as course layouts. The...

2009-02-03 08:48:00

Transitions Optical Announces PGA TOUR Professionals as Healthy Sight Ambassadors PINELLAS PARK, Fla., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Transitions Optical, Inc. today announced that Trevor Immelman and Kenny Perry, both professional golfers on the PGA TOUR and currently ranked within the top 25 in the world, will now serve as official spokespersons joining Transitions Optical to raise awareness for the importance of healthy sight and establish a clear link between healthy, quality sight and optimal...

2009-01-19 07:00:00

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Highlighting the pivotal role Charlie Sifford played in breaking down golf's "Caucasian only" rule more than four decades ago, the Northern Trust Open announced today a groundbreaking new feature of the tournament: the Charlie Sifford Exemption. Each year, beginning with this year's tournament on Feb. 16-22, 2009, the Northern Trust Open's Charlie Sifford Exemption will offer a sponsor exemption to a top golfer who...

2009-01-15 22:21:55

Shigeki Maruyama shot a 5-under 65 Thursday to take a one-shot lead after one round of the Hawaiian Open, the first full-field event on the PGA Tour this year. Maruyama edged in front of a large group at the Waialae Country Club that included Geoff Ogilvy, who already has a victory and more than $1 million to his credit this season. Ogilvy, who led all four rounds at last week's Mercedes-Benz Championship, owned a part of the lead again Thursday until Maruyama rolled in a birdie putt at the...

2009-01-07 14:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- GOLF CHANNEL's exclusive coverage of the first three PGA TOUR events of 2009 in high definition is merely a tip of the cap to the network's newly launched HD channel, which will bolster the network's schedule with more than 2,100 total HD hours of tournaments, original programming and news this year. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090107/CLW096 ) The tournament season kicks off Thursday with the exclusive telecast of the...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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