Tuesday, 28th July, 2015

Paull Hedges

Foremost Golf announce that 60 of its members have elected to sign up as new shareholders in 2015, joining hundreds of existing shareholders who have benefited from an average 14% annual ROI every year since 2004


Corporate

Ashley Stevens and Tim Merrell (right)

A new pin in The Grass Group’s dealer map

Operating from their Wiltshire-based depot, GA Groundcare will be representing the full range of Grass Group brands including ATT, Progressive and Trilo

Courses

The 18th Hole at Abu Dhabi Golf Club

Abu Dhabi Golf Club Selected by Dave Pelz’s Scoring Game Schools

One of the Middle East’s finest golfing destinations and five-star golf experiences, Abu Dhabi Golf Club has been chosen by Dave Pelz to be the new UAE home of his immensely-popular Scoring Game Schools

Exhibitions & Conferences

Ian Mullins

It’s back to the future for the Golf Show Group…

The London Golf Show has appointed marketing and brand agency MC2 Marketing to handle this year’s 2015 show held at GLOW, Bluewater in Kent

Growing the Game

Zach Johnson at the Golf Roots golf event at the Open Championship 2010
Picture Credit: Mark Newcombe / visionsingolf.com

Zach Johnson, Tri-Golfer (and Open Champion), inspires the next generation

The Golf Foundation has thanked all concerned for creating a “wonderful environment” in which to welcome new youngsters into golf during the 144th Open Championship

Interviews

Thomas Bach

Interview with IOC President Thomas Bach

During The Open Championship at St Andrews IOC President Thomas Bach and The R&A held a press conference about golf’s return to the Olympics in August 2016

Management Topics

Microscopy demo

Turf Science Live opens the world of turf R&D

Over 80 greenkeepers and groundsmen had the exciting chance to experience the inner workings of the UK’s largest and most sophisticated specialist crop and turf R&D facility

Media

James Prusa, the executive in charge

Asia’s Golf Power List Set to Grow

The list of the ‘Most Powerful People In Golf In Asia’ enters its third year with a clear vision to grow the programme

New Products

PING COR eye technology

PING goes long with COR-Eye Technology, unveils irons, wedges, putters

PING announced two new innovative iron models this month while expanding its popular Glide wedge and Cadence TR putter families .....read the full story »

Opinion

Andrew Harris

What could drones mean for golf?

Golf Consultants Association Member Andrew Harris shares his views… .....read the full story »

People

Bob Holt

New appointment at John Deere Limited

John Deere Limited has appointed Bob Holt as branch customer support manager for the UK and Ireland, replacing Stuart Minter, who has retired after more than 36 years with the company

Property

Jumeirah Golf Estates, Fire Course, 6th hole

Golf Property: Home Owners Buy into Lifestyle on the Links

Golf is going global – and so is the opportunity to buy a home overlooking the pristine fairways and greens of new golf courses and resort communities

Salesroom & Memorabilia

... re-imagined by David Mach

Re-Imagining of Classic Golf Painting in new David Mach Exhibition

A ‘re-imagining’ of the golfing classic by Charles Lees is the centrepiece of a new exhibition of works by David Mach which has opened this week at Fraser Gallery St Andrews

Sponsorship

BGPI FIELD 2015

Black Knight Celebrates Special Year at Berenberg Gary Player Invitational

This year Gary Player has been celebrating the 50th anniversary of his career Grand Slam and his 80th Birthday

Travel

Gorki Golf Club, Russia

Focus on emerging golf markets at IGTM 2015 

First time International Golf Travel Market exhibitors confirmed from Russia, Malaysia and Vietnam