Wednesday, 23rd April, 2014

Mark King

adidas Golf Executive Vice President Ben Sharpe named CEO of TaylorMade-adidas Golf


Corporate

american golf Sutton Coldfield

American Golf Just Got Bigger!

All of American Golf’s 101 stores across the UK are now equipped with an iPad based ordering system

Courses

Yellow Suckling Clover

Get the best out of Spring Weed control on Amenity Turf

The ushering of warmer weather gives way to the first flush of grass growth and a helping hand to its unwelcome neighbour, the ‘weed’

Exhibitions & Conferences

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EIGCA Delighted at Success of Estoril Conference Week

The annual European Institute of Golf Course Architects Conference Week goes from strength to strength.. Entitled “Golf For All – Designs on the Future” the Conference looked predominantly at what could be done to make golf more inclusive

Interviews

Money 01/12/09

The April Interview: Andrew Stanley CEO, Golfbreaks.com

GBN talks to Andrew Stanley CEO, Golfbreaks.com which has recently completed its 15th year of trading

Media

GolfBoo and Lequipe

GOLFBOO Team Up With L’Equipe

L’Equipe’s digital& print golf channel, Le Journal Du Golf to work hand in hand with golf travel industry innovators

New Products

Voice Caddie

Voice Caddie ‘Has Distance Down To A Tee’

Golfers can have all their yardages told to them at the touch of a button following the official UK launch of ‘the world’s smallest and lightest’ GPS rangefinder: the VC300 from Voice Caddie

People

Peter Dawson, Chief Executive The R&A

Peter Dawson to Retire in 2015

It was announced today that Peter Dawson is to retire as Chief Executive of The R&A and Secretary of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews

Property

Moyvalley Hotel & Golf Course

Co Kildare’s Moyvalley Hotel & Golf Course sold at ‘significant discount’

Acquiring the Hotel & Golf Resort at a significant discount to the original development cost affords the purchaser a real opportunity to re-establish Moyvalley as the leading wedding, conference and golf resort venue in the Leinster region

Salesroom & Memorabilia

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Golf Memorabilia Sale on-line at Old Sports Auctions

Old Sports Auctions Limited has just started their (97th) online Golf Memorabilia Auction

Sponsorship

Emma Clifford

Success Begins At Home for Top Manager Emma

Emma Clifford has been named the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s (GCMA) manager of the year for 2014

Travel

Josep Roca, local icon and head sommelier of El Celler de Can Roca, the three Michelin star restaurant in Girona, named the World’s Best Restaurant 2013 by Restaurant Magazine (Picture credit: P.Ferrer. Image Archive Costa Brava Tourism Board)

Costa Brava puts golfers with a nose for wine on the right trail

DO Empordà Wine Route maps out one of the world’s oldest wine-producing counties