Tuesday, 25th October, 2016

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Initiatives are underway to attract more players from diverse backgrounds, to promote shorter formats of golf which fit into busy lifestyles, and to highlight the health benefits of the game


Jacobsen mowers preparing the Reserva Marapendi Golf Course in Rio de Janeiro

Jacobsen to be Combined with Textron Specialized Vehicles

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. and Jacobsen, both Textron Inc. companies, will combine their operations by the close of 2017 in order to optimize efficiencies and better serve the companies’ shared customers and distributors


Haydock Park GC 7th Green

Haydock Park GC achieves the results with Johnsons Sport Seed mixtures

Terry Wharton, Head Greenkeeper of Haydock Park Golf Club describes his job as “varied but challenging at times, especially when dealing with problems the weather brings.” But he has been achieving some fantastic results in managing the greens and getting them to contain the right species to deal with rainfall and the fluctuating temperatures

Exhibitions & Conferences

PGA Merchandise Show 2016

Registration Opens for the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show

‘The MAJOR’ of Golf Business Brings the Global Golf Industry to Orlando, Jan. 24-27, 2017

Growing the Game

Golf Foundation RDO Ian Harvey with pupils from Maple Cross

British Masters Supports New Junior Golfers

The Golf Foundation benefited from more than £25,000 in its role as the European Tour’s Official Charity of the British Masters supported by Sky Sports at The Grove


Gary Player

GBN.com in Conversation With Gary Player…

GolfBusinessNews.com talks exclusively to icon of the game and nine-time Major winner, Gary Player, on the eve of the Berenberg Gary Player Invitational at Wentworth Club…

Management Topics

Gold sponsor John Deere displayed its latest range of products during the field day at Emeralda Golf Club

Spirit of Arnold Palmer Looms Large at Indonesia Turf Management Seminar

Emeralda Golf Club, home to one of only two courses that Arnold Palmer designed in Indonesia, was the venue for the 17th ASPGI



United Arab Emirates gets Great Golf Magazine

The UK’s Golf Travel & Lifestyle Publication Great Golf Magazine is now available in hardcopy at key locations in the United Arab Emirates

New Products

Sun Mountain 2017 h2no Superlite navy orange

Sun Mountain Releases New Flagship Superlite Bag

Latest carry range introduces premium Leather Collection


Boomers and Swingers Driving Range in Manchester,  a Dellanzo Approved Facility

Changing The Face Of Golf: Ideas from Dellanzo Global

‘Golf needs a revolution to retain its significance and grow the game,’ says Emilio Dellanzo of Dellanzo Global Golf Advisory Services part of the Dellanzo Group of Companies


John Solheim

PING President & COO Doug Hawken retires after 45 years

PING has been preparing the third generation of the Solheim family to assume executive management roles for the last few years and that process now moves forward


Ballykisteen Hotel

Ballykisteen Hotel & Golf Resort Co Tipperary Sold

The property is prominently located on Limerick Waterford Road and opposite Limerick Junction Race Course and was offered for sale by CBRE Hotels with a guide price in excess of €2m

Salesroom & Memorabilia


‘Grace & Grit: Women Champions Through the Years’

World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum unveils its newest exhibition which features golf’s greatest female champions spanning eight decades – from the 1940s to today


The Bay Course at Costa Navarino, the setting for Round 02 of the 2017 Messinia Pro-Am

Magical Messinia Set to Host Inaugural Pro-Am

The new event aims to become an established tournament on the international Pro-Am schedule helping to contribute to the development and promotion of golf and golf tourism in Greece


England team claim the Auld Enemies Cup with victory at Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa

England team reclaim the Auld Enemies Cup

England reclaimed the Auld Enemies Cup, a team event contested between 24 of the best pan-disabled golfers from Scotland and England, after a hotly fought contest at Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa