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Industry Notes: Monday, May 1, 2023

Cedar Crest GC to honor Walter Hagen, Charlie Sifford

Payntr Golf: Launches the Payntr X 005 F performance golf shoe, which incorporates the brand's PMX Nitro Footbed with lightweight responsive cushioning and a PMX-Fit heel with a blister-free warranty. The shoe retails for $180. 

Cedar Crest Golf Course: To unveil statues of Walter Hagen and Charlie Sifford on May 8 at the Dallas, Texas, course. Cedar Crest was the site of Hagen's 1927 PGA Championship win and Sifford's 1954 UGA Negro National Open victory. The statues were designed by Emmanuel Gillespie. Donors for the statues are The Louis L. Borick Foundation, Bill and Rusty Duvall, and Jay Bray and the Mr. Cooper Group.