New HSBC Survey Finds Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm and Jennie Finch Top Sports Role Models for Kids

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemailHello everyone.I’ve been in communication with the HSBC folks about the upcoming Women’s Match Play championships (and Julieta’s blog) and they sent me this Press Release about a new study on the effects of sports on successful childhood development. The survey was conducted online among men and women in the United States during May and June 2007 among a sample ... Read More »

Sometimes it takes a good read to rediscover your game

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemailI love to read and am always looking for great books, sites and magazines – whether they be for work or for entertainment. When I saw this article, I thought it would be good to share some recommended golf books with you from the Economic Times in India. I am assuming many of you don’t subscribe to that paper 🙂 ... Read More »

Give the ladieswear at least two-thirds of the golf shop floor

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemailI can’t say I am impressed with the outfits displayed in this story (I really hate peddle pushers/pants that end at the calf), but I am impressed by one thing. This couple has made a success of their golf shop because of careful selection of products and their “conscientious decision to give the ladieswear at least two-thirds of the shop ... Read More »

Sorenstam: No Word From Wie (do we really care?)

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemailIt will be a very interesting week at the Open…will the media follow Annika and Michelle around to see if they speak to each other? I sure hope not…this is getting silly. I want to watch what’s really interesting and not be bothered by all the negativity of past transgressions… I want to watch… Lorena…under pressure to validate her #1 ... Read More »

LPGA – HSBC Women’s Match Play Championship Blog by Julieta Granada

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemailHello everyone. I just received an email from James Gregson of Hill and Knowlton in my On-Mark-IT inbox and I was rather surprised to receive it. However, I am happy he sent it as it told me something I didn’t know and introduced me to Julieta’s blog. I think this is so cool that she is going to post stories ... Read More »

Wie Wie Wie…all the way home…

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemailHi everyoneIt saddens me to read this story about Michelle Wie. I have so much respect for that girl’s game, but her “entourage” leaves a lot to be desired. I can’t believe what she has had to go through with her parents. How can they exploit her so badly!!! What actually happened with the wrist? What’s the big secret? How ... Read More »