Tuesday, 6th October, 2015

Troon’s newest course in the Middle East is the magnificent Al Zorah Golf Club

Troon is present alongside 20 of its renowned international golf portfolio at the International Golf Travel Market in Tenerife from 5th-8th October 2015


Thomas Reiter

BIG MAX and MGI – The Best of Both Worlds

From Austria to Australia, two continent’s leading trolley brands join forces in the U.K. and European market


Dreamland Launch

Colin Montgomerie Officially Opens Dreamland Golf Club

Former winning Ryder Cup Captain, Colin Montgomerie, has officially opened the five-star Dreamland Golf Club in Baku, Azerbaijan, designed by renowned golf architect Cynthia Dye

Exhibitions & Conferences

Dr. Roeland Dietvorst

Golf: is it driving us mental…?

At the European Golf Business Conference in Amsterdam from 25-27th November, Dr. Roeland Dietvorst is going to demonstrate why “Golf is 90% mental” both on and off the golf course

Growing the Game

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59Club’s Pilot Project with England Golf moves to next stage

The leading customer service analysts and training consultants assisted with the England Golf project in Warwickshire, Staffordshire and Northamptonshire to trial new ways of increasing participation and club membership


Eddie Reid at the TGF Awards Night

Eddie Reid: GolfBusinessNews Interview

Eddie Reid, Managing Director of golf retail services group the TGI Golf Partnership, on the company’s performance and the golf industry as a whole

Management Topics

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Teeing up the gender-free way

Golf is going gender-free as a growing number of clubs abandon ladies’ and men’s tees. They’re replacing them with tees which any member can play off to suit their ability and inclination – the perfect way to encourage improving golfers, to retain ageing players and to promote social golf


Royal Troon Open Golf Host 2016

BBC Released from Open Golf contract at own request

Sky Sports will begin its partnership with The R&A next year rather than in 2017 with exclusive live coverage of The 145th Open from Royal Troon

New Products

Scotty Cameron Futura X7

Titleist Introduces New Scotty Cameron Futura X7 and X7m Putters

High-tech, multi-material constructions improve stability, alignment and feel


A natural area attracting insects and wildlife and inset orchids

Hexham Golf Club – Going The Extra Mile On Sustainability

Course manager Malcolm Lathan is justifiably proud of his achievements especially with his environmental and sustainability initiatives


Chu Brothers

Asia’s Golf Power Brokers Announced

The most powerful and influential men and women in golf in Asia have been elected for 2015. The list is now in its third year and has grown from a line-up of 10 to a listing of 30


K Club Liffey Wing bedroom

€20 Million K Club Renovation Complete

The work on one of Europe’s most iconic properties started in earnest when Dr Michael Smurfit purchased the property outright in 2012 and became the 100% owner

Salesroom & Memorabilia

Trump Turnberry auction

Trump Turnberry To Sell Fixtures & Fittings

Trump Turnberry appoint Wilsons Auctions to sell fixtures & fittings in advance of multi-million pound refurbishment


Ashley Chesters  (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Ashley Chesters turns professional with Nike Golf

Nike Golf announced the signing of Ashley Chesters, as the 26-year-old made his maiden professional appearance at The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland


Punta Espada Golf Club

ClubstoHire Adds Two New Destinations

Punta Cana and Madeira extend global services to 26 golfing locations