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Hundreds jam Golfsmith Superstore at Pleasanton grand opening in Rose Pavilion

Original post made on Jul 26, 2008

Golfsmith, a nationally-known golf and tennis retailer, opened its new 28,500 square foot Pleasanton superstore Friday morning to long lines of waiting customers searching for bargains and special prizes being offered during the store's grand-opening weekend.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 25, 2008, 7:18 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by Cosmic-Charlie, a resident of Downtown
on Jul 26, 2008 at 5:59 am

The new store is something alright! The indoor driving range is huge...for being indoors. My suggestion would be to demo your favorite clubs at their store, then mosey on over across town to "Pleasanton Golf and Tennis", adjacent to Raleys. They will match any price from the Corporate stores, and provide a keen personal touch impossible to get at those "big box stores".

PG&T opened recently, without any of the fanfare or hype. Support the mom-and-pop operation, because prices will not be an issue. I love their personal touch! And so will you!


Posted by Wondering..., a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 26, 2008 at 6:01 am

why this retailer didn't hold out for Domus to exit. Seems like the perfect trendy store to backfill that location.

*hurl*


Posted by Wondering..., a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 26, 2008 at 6:04 am

And it's Texas based company to boot. Perhaps all the SBC/AT&T executives left in the Bay Area (and there aren't many...) will be shopping here to ensure their Lone Star State Loyalty is firmly cemented.


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