Thursday, 27th April, 2017

TTC has managed to secure exclusive packages at the Edge Hill University Campus, Ormskirk, just 9 miles from the links at Royal Birkdale

The ‘Go-To Provider of Golf Travel Solutions for The Golf Industry’ offers exceptional accommodation deals for this year’s Open Championship at Royal Birkdale


Corporate

ir2G2

Air2G2 Joins Asian Golf Industry Federation

A family-owned company, GT AirInject, founders of the innovative Air2G2 aerification machine for golf courses and athletic fields, has joined the Asian Golf Industry Federation

Courses

Pachesham Golf Centre, Surrey

Pachesham gears up for the future

Popular Surrey golf centre now has longer driving range and six hole course, writes Charles de Haan

Exhibitions & Conferences

BRG Legend Hill golf Resort

Irrigation Tops Agenda at Vietnam Turfgrass Management Education Seminar

Organised by AGIF and supported by GCSAA and CMAA, the event will be held at the award-winning BRG Legend Hill Golf Resort on April 27-28

Growing the Game

Titleist also inspires the next generation by providing opportunities for budding golfers to meet their heroes, like Clement Sordet from France

Titleist Extends Junior Support as Official Golf Ball Partner to the Golf Foundation

The #1 Ball in Golf maintains long-standing relationship with the Golf Foundation, as the charity continues to encourage more children than ever to take up the game

Interviews

The newly named A1 Golf Activity Centre has an impressive 45 bay undercover driving range with 24 Power Tees and 10 outdoor bays

A1 Golf Centre becomes A1 Golf Activity Centre

A1 Golf Centre was opened in 1991 by well-known Tour Professionals Christy O’Connor Snr and Jnr and has always been considered one of the premier driving ranges in North London

Management Topics

We are Golf Fitness

Today WE ARE GOLF & Topgolf extend partnership for the USA’s National Golf Day

Free Lessons are being offered at Topgolf’s 28 Venues on April 26, the 10th Anniversary National Golf Day

Media

Golf Punk GBN

GolfPunk releases readership research

GolfPunk’s growing army of young, low-handicap golfers approaches 100,000

New Products

Shot Scope Packaging F+B with Band

Shot Scope Prepares for American Expansion

Scottish golf technology company, Shot Scope, recently agreed a partnership with Chicago-based fulfilment company, Disc, to support the increasing demand for Shot Scope systems in America

Opinion

Sergio Garcia (Getty Images)

A new beginning for Spanish golf?

Will Sergio Garcia’s Masters victory kick-start a boost for golf in Spain? asks Alejandro Nagy, director of golfindustria.es, a reference source of information for Spanish golf industry decision makers

People

AEA President - Mark Ormond

New President For AEA

Mark Ormond, Managing Director of SAME Deutz-Fahr UK, takes over the annual presidency of the Agricultural Engineers Association, the voice of the agricultural, environmental and amenity machinery sectors

Property

The KP Club

The KP Club sold by Colliers International

The 180-acre luxury holiday and golf resort in Pocklington, Yorkshire, has been acquired by Darwin Property Management – owner of 20 park resorts across the UK which operate under the Darwin Escapes brand

Salesroom & Memorabilia

China's first golf museum is unveiled at Mission Hills Golf Club in Shenzhen by Dr Ken Chu, CEO and Chairman of Mission Hills Group, Tenniel Chu, Vice-chairman of Mission Hills Group and Chinese golfers Feng Shanshan, Li Haotong and Zhang Lianwei. The group are pictured with the World Cup Trophy, which Mission Hills hosted in 1995, and a statue of the late Dr David Chu, founder of Mission Hills Group

Stars of Chinese Golf Unveil China’s First Golf Museum

Three Chinese golf legends, including Olympic bronze medallist Feng Shanshan, were at Mission Hills Golf Club in southern China yesterday to celebrate the opening of their country’s first golf museum

Sponsorship

New Rules Decision

New Rules of Golf Decision Limits Use of Video Review

The R&A and the USGA have issued a new Decision on the Rules of Golf to limit the use of video evidence in the game which takes effect immediately

Travel

Onyria Beach House - Hotel Palmares

Five-Star Boutique Hotel Opens at Multi-Award-Winning Golf Course

The much anticipated five-star boutique hotel at the Algarve’s multi-award-winning Onyria Palmares Beach & Golf Resort has opened, with rates from just €150 per night