Thursday, 31st July, 2014

Jodie Kidd

The partnership sees Jodie Kidd as brand ambassador for Green Lamb in a multi-year deal as part of a major £1m investment into the brand .....read the full story »


Corporate

FW7 with Premium Bag

Freeway Family Sales Spike Points to Landmark Year for Powakaddy

PowaKaddy is celebrating a significant increase in sales for the first half of 2014 following the launch of the Freeway range

Courses

Duke's Course European Amateur

European Amateurs at The Duke’s next week

The Duke’s Golf Club overlooking St Andrews hosts the flagship European Amateur Championship 6-9 August

Exhibitions & Conferences

(from left) Bernard Gallacher, Alex McLeish and Gavin Hastings

Scottish Sporting Legends Gallacher, McLeish & Hastings to Speak at European TCC

They will be part of ‘An Audience with Scottish Sporting Legends’ when they come to the 2014 PGAs of Europe European Teaching & Coaching Conference (TCC) in conjunction with Ryder Cup Europe

Growing the Game

Get into Golf Map

Get into golf partners Change4Life

Get into golf, which inspires adults in England to take up golf, is delighted to have become a national partner of Change4Life, the campaign which helps people to eat healthier, get active and live longer

Interviews

Patrick Rahme

GBN talks to Patrick Rahme, CEO and co-founder, All Square

All Square is a new social network for golfers based in Silicon Valley, California, which is also setting up an office in Scotland…

Management Topics

Temple Golf Club first tee

Radical Departure for a Traditional Golf Club

Seeing the systemic shift facing golf and golf clubs everywhere, Temple Golf Club has embraced change and launched new schemes to attract and retain all ages and abilities

Media

StrokeRank

Online form guide proves effective for golf’s Major Championships

The online form guide has been developed by German online marketing specialist and scratch golfer, Falk von Wildenradt, and was launched to the golf community last month

New Products

Lamkin Grips

Upgrade in Technology Delivers Uplift in Lamkin Sales

With the introduction of ACE 3GEN technology to the Lamkin REL range, the company has doubled orders of the grip line

Opinion

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Safety On The Golf Course

Howard Swan, Chairman of the Golf Consultants’ Association and a professional golf course architect writes

People

Jeff Morgan

Jeffrey D. Morgan Named CEO of Club Managers Association of America

Morgan takes the helm of largest professional association for club managers, succeeding James Singerling, who announced his retirement from CMAA after 25 years of service

Property

Harleyford Golf Club  website

Harleyford Golf Club Rescued from Administration

The Buckinghamshire golf course has been sold out of administration, saving a dozen jobs

Salesroom & Memorabilia

EIGCA Book Library on-line catalogue

More Centenary Books Added to the EIGCA Library

A message from Sue Stranger, Librarian, The European Institute Of Golf Course Architects (EIGCA)

Sponsorship

Senior Open website

Tickets now on sale for 2015 Senior Open at Sunningdale

The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex returns to Sunningdale Golf Club from 23-26 July, 2015

Travel

Jamie Donaldson Europe's Senior AimPoint Instructor

Brocket Hall Takes Aim with New Putting Partnership

Brocket Hall has established a partnership with the AimPoint green reading system used by a collection of the world’s top players