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Golf Digest Releases First Issue of Golf Digest Stix

Weekly E-Magazine to Focus on Equipment, Fashion

(NEW YORK, NY)- Golf Digest Companies today unveiled Golf Digest STIX, the newest platform in a line of digital products from the most widely read publication in golf.  STIX will be a weekly digital update from the award winning writers of Golf Digest & Golf World, focusing on the newest golf equipment, gadgets, fashion and apparel. Golf Digest continues to adapt and grow with the needs of its readers, developing new and exciting media platforms for golf’s evolving marketplace.

STIX, free to both subscribers and non-subscribers of Golf Digest, will land in inboxes every Wednesday, beginning today. Golf fans can subscribe to the free weekly e-magazine via the following link: http://www.golfdigest.com/golf-equipment/stix. The first issue of STIX can be seen here: http://bit.ly/VZV3GC

“This is the first time we've had a platform like this to showcase the vast knowledge of our equipment and fashion editors on a weekly basis,” says Golf Digest Senior Editor Peter Finch, who oversees STIX.  “We have the best equipment and fashion editors in the industry, and it’s great to have a place where all this information can converge.” 

Regular features of STIX will include “Winner’s Bag,” Golf-WRX links to hot topic discussions, style suggestions from Golf Digest fashion editor Marty Hackel, and reviews of new clubs, balls, shoes, tech gadgets, watches and bags.  It will also offer periodic breakdowns of equipment trends by Golf Digest & Golf World equipment editors Mike Stachura and Mike Johnson, video segments of industry insiders launching new products and debates on equipment rules.

About Golf Digest Companies

Golf Digest Companies is part of Condé Nast and includes Golf Digest, Golf World and Golf Digest.com. Condé Nast, a division of Advance Publications, operates in 25 countries. In the United States, Condé Nast publishes 18 consumer magazines, two trade publications and 27 websites that garner international acclaim and unparalleled consumer engagement. For more information about Golf Digest Companies go to www.golfdigest.com and stay connected on Twitter by following @GolfDigestMag.

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Media Contacts
 

Meg D’Incecco, 212/286-2539
mdincecc@condenast.com

Will Ober, 203/761-5243
will.ober@golfdigest.com

 

Date: 
Wednesday, January 23, 2013