In-depth Archives | Phoenix.org
Boccieri Golf

Scottsdale golf-equipment maker counterbalances the industry norm

Little more than a Heavy Putter tap away from TPC Scottsdale, Scottsdale Airpark-based Boccieri Golf is changing the way professional golfers in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, as well as weekend-warrior amateurs, play and...
Crowds at the Waste Management Phoenix Open

Reinventing golf: Course operators battle flat growth

Last year, the Waste Management Phoenix Open brought in a record $222 million in gross state product, a formula that Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business tallies based on ticket sales, hotel...
casual kids at a golf field holding golf clubs studing with trainer. sunset

Changing course(s) could bring first-timers, new options

Last year I attended the opening of the Jack Nicklaus Signature 12-hole Golf Park at Red Ledges, a private community in Heber City, Utah. The holes ranged from 85 to 180 yards, with full-sized greens,...
Peter Kostis

Peter Principle(s): Kostis talks TV career, cancer recovery, old-school golf swing and U.S. presidents

Anyone who has watched live golf telecasts quickly recognizes the voice of Peter Kostis and marvels at his ability to break down the components of a golf swing. The Valley resident, who is regarded as...
Antigua

Taking care of business

Antigua's old-fashioned approach to customer service keeps it sailing in highly competitive world of apparel. The Antigua Group reached a major milestone last year when it celebrated 35 years in the sports apparel business. In...
Waste Management Open Hole 16

Waste Management Phoenix Open balances partying and golf

Waste Management Phoenix Open chairman Andy Markham contends that Scottsdale is a great golf town. His tournament builds on that belief by bringing tourists and Arizonans alike to enjoy golf, food and music Monday,...
Billy Mayfair

The Back Nine: Billy Mayfair looks back on storied career in Arizona golf

The name Billy Mayfair is synonymous with golf in Arizona, to the point that the Arizona Golf Association presents the Mayfair Award annually to the golfer with the best weighted scoring average. Mayfair grew up...

Must Read

X