Category: Golf Magazines

My Bag: Marc Leishman

Marc LeishmanAfter pretty much every TOUR win, you don’t have to look far for a “what’s in the bag” post. I like to review them, but I am never going to play the same clubs a TOUR pro does. I was flipping through an issue of Golf Magazine, and saw a “what’s in the bag” post featuring Marc Leishman’s clubs. Since he plays Callaway, I decided to share his setup with you here today. So, if you were ever curious what this Aussie is playing, here you go. Continue reading “My Bag: Marc Leishman”

11 Arizona Troon-Affiliated Courses Recognized by Golfweek


Troon recently announced that eleven of its Arizona-affiliated courses have been named to Golfweek’s “2016 Best Courses” in the United States list. The list of the “Next 100 Best Modern Courses” includes three Troon affiliated courses, including The Golf Club at Black Rock in Idaho, Princeville Makai Golf Club in Hawaii and Quintero Golf Club in Arizona (No. 181). Continue reading “11 Arizona Troon-Affiliated Courses Recognized by Golfweek”

Quintero Golf Club Announces New Fall Offers

Fall is in the air, bringing idyllic temperatures and great playing conditions to Quintero Golf Club, rated #1 “Best Courses You Can Play” in the State of Arizona by Golfweek Magazine. To celebrate the change of season, the club has announced special fall pricing for advanced tee times and new stay-and-play packages.

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Troon North Golf Club to Host 2015 Troon Challenge National Finals presented by Callaway Golf

2015 Troon Challenge National Finals

National Series Concludes in Scottsdale, Ariz. after more than 1,200 Golfers Vied for a Spot in the Final Event

Troon North Golf Club, located in Scottsdale, Ariz. and known as the hallmark of the desert golf experience is set to host a field of national finalists for the 2015 Troon Challenge National Finals presented by Callaway Golf. The annual series is Troon’s largest amateur golf event, attracting more than 1,200 competitors. Two-person teams in both Net and Gross Divisions have competed at regional host sites around the country for a chance to travel to Scottsdale and represent their home club in the national finals at Troon North.

The Troon Challenge National Finals will be held on Saturday and Sunday, August 22-23, 2015, with each participant competing on Troon North’s Pinnacle Course (ranked #1 in Arizona by Golf Magazine – Best Courses Near You) and Troon North’s Monument Course (ranked #1 in Arizona, Golf Digest’s “Greatest Public Courses”). Each national finalist receives an invite to the event along with a Callaway Golf gift pack, custom Imperial Headwear Troon Challenge national finalist hat, and will be eligible for prizes including award-winning Callaway Golf items and more!

“With 32 regional qualifiers held at Troon-affiliated courses, this has been a record-setting year for the Troon Challenge,” stated Kris Strauss, vice president, sales and marketing, Troon. “More than 600 two-person teams competed across the country for their chance to visit Scottsdale and compete in the national finals. We are proud to host each of the talented finalists as they compete on Troon North Golf Club’s stunning 36-hole golf course to determine who our national champions will be this year.”

“The Troon Challenge is certainly one of the marquee events held at Troon North each year,” stated Mitch Harrell, vice president of operations and general manager of Troon North Golf Club. “We look forward to creating a memorable event again this year, which is sure to be marked by great golf and exciting competition.”

The 2015 Troon Challenge is presented by Callaway Golf, along with supporting partners that include Imperial Headwear (featured as the events official headwear sponsor), TRUE linkswear, Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, THINQ Golf, MobiCoach, Pepsi, American Hole ‘n One and Infiniti of Scottsdale. National finalists will enjoy a special kick-off event on the evening of August 21, featuring a dinner reception and fun activities hosted by Troon Challenge sponsors.

For more information on the 2015 Troon Challenge presented by Callaway Golf, visit or search #TroonChallenge15 on your favorite social network.