Canadian Keith Pelley tells the Telegraph in the U.K. that the European Tour, which he serves as chief executive, isn’t afraid to make big changes to the Ryder Cup selection process after Rory McIlroy called for an overhaul last week. The potential is there for Europe, after its loss this year, to start sounding like the U.S. after its loss a couple of years ago. You can read that story here … Callaway reported a 6.9 per cent increase in net sales in its third quarter report last week, which you can read here … Callaway putting in a temporary nine-hole golf course at Petco Park in San Diego is a unique, creative idea, no doubt, so much so that a few people have suggested that it be taken to other Major League Baseball stadiums, but the suggestion never mentions who would pay for it. If it’s Callaway, it would need a big return on investment for that to happen outside the area in which its head office is located in nearby Carlsbad and after a while, you know it would lose the national attention the Petco promotion has been receiving the past few days … Matt Hill of Sarnia, Ont., Montreal’s Beon Lee, Calgary’s James Love and Riley Fleming, Taylor Pendrith of Richmond Hill, Ont., Ben Silverman of Thornhill, Ont., and Toronto’s Lucas Kim are at various sites for the second stage of Web. com Tour qualifying school this week, looking to get through to the final stage, Dec. 8-11 at Orange County National in Orlando. GNN will bring you the final results … After a rare week off, Brooke Henderson is down one spot to seventh in the latest women’s world rankings. She’s at this week’s Lorena Ochoa Invitational in Mexico and will finish the 2016 schedule at next week’s CME Group Tour Championship in Naples, Fla. … Registration is now open for the PGA of Alberta spring consumer shows. The Edmonton golf Show will be held March 11-12 at the Edmonton Expo Centre, Hall H, with the Calgary Golf Show scheduled for March 25-26 at the BMO Centre, Hall B. For more information, click here … This week’s GNN Poll asks readers how the would describe the effects of government decisions on business these days. As of this writing, 79 per cent said detrimental, 18 per cent said tough, but fair, and three per cent said positive. You can cast your vote on the GNN home page.
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