Wednesday, 27th July, 2016

Bruce Glasco

Bruce Glasco, president of the Troon International Division, will now also serve as managing director of their new Palm Beach Gardens, Florida office


Corporate

Tony Scott of Mizuno (left) and Peter Field

Mizuno Opens 15th State-Of-The-Art Performance Centre

Peter Field Golf at Bawburgh Golf Club, Norwich, becomes home to latest Mizuno Performance Centre

Courses

A selection of the vehicles in front of Skibo Castle, with the Cushman Refresher FS2 in the centre

The Carnegie Club Continues Partnership with Jacobsen

The Club, located at the Skibo Castle estate on the shores of the Dornoch Firth in Scotland, have continued their partnership with Jacobsen, the distributor of E-Z-GO golf cars and Cushman utility vehicles

Exhibitions & Conferences

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Golf’s Top Brands and Buyers at 2016 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience

Nearly 200 participating brands and companies will connect with some 4,000 PGA Professionals, buyers and golf business leaders in Las Vegas August 15-17

Growing the Game

Still from This Girl Golfs video

Huge Increase in Female Golf Participation in GB&I

The future looks bright for women’s and girls’ golf across Great Britain and Ireland, with new data revealing a surge in the number of females becoming involved in the sport

Interviews

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

Beckenham Place Park protest

UK Parliamentary Golf Group visits Beckenham Place Park

The course, which was England’s first and is now inner London’s last remaining public course, has been threatened with closure by Lewisham Council, following a controversial consultation

Media

Golf International front cover

Golf International magazine to go quarterly

‘Golf International Quarterly’ will aim to be distinct from all other titles on the market and offer the discerning golfer an in-depth and quality read

New Products

Motocaddy downhill control

Motocaddy Launches New Downhill Control Trolley

Leading brand has introduced an advanced version of its hugely popular S1 model featuring downhill speed control and the UK’s first electronic parking brake

Opinion

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Online marketing campaigns gain impressive results

Intuitive Edge Marketing reports on the company’s recent work for Maple Leaf Golf a chain of 3 golf centres based in the South East of England

People

Hamptworth Golf and Country Club's professional Michael Mulligan (right) and his assistant Mark Dawe.

New Professional team announced at Hamptworth

The new Professional Golf Team at Hamptworth Golf and Country Club has been teed up with the aptly-named Michael Mulligan as the Head Professional

Property

The Club nestles in the Knatts Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Woodlands Manor Golf Club for Sale

Leading real estate adviser Bilfinger GVA is instructed to bring Woodlands Manor Golf Club, West Kingsdown, near Sevenoaks to the market with offers in the region of £1.6 million invited

Salesroom & Memorabilia

The 21-year-old whisky is aptly named 'Exclusion'

Moray Golf Club celebrates Prime ministerial triple TIPPLE

Moray Golf Club in Lossiemouth has launched the first of three whiskies to celebrate its association with an extraordinary trinity of the UK’s most respected prime ministers

Sponsorship

Rory McIlroy with Colm McLoughlin, Executive Vice Chairman & CEO, Dubai Duty Free (Getty Images)

Portstewart to host the 2017 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation will return to Northern Ireland next year after Portstewart Golf Club was confirmed as the host venue from July 6-9, 2017

Travel

Titleist master fitter, Graeme Noblett, who will be offering a bespoke fitting service at the Titleist National Fitting Centre, Gleneagles

Titleist National Fitting Centre sets up home at Gleneagles

Golfers are being custom-fitted for the latest Titleist clubs at Gleneagles this summer, as the Titleist National Fitting Centre sets up home at The PGA National Golf Academy