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News Archive for July, 2012

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

Tourism Ireland: Perfect Hosts at The Open

In addition to supporting the annual Association of Golf Writers’ dinner at Royal Lytham, Tourism Ireland co-hosted an Open industry party with Golf Monthly magazine

PGA Collection Kids Prove a Winner

Sales of PGA Collection Kids clubs to professionals throughout the UK and Europe have doubled over the past twelve months the full story »

Long Drive Championship at PGA Catalunya

Places for Europe’s only RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship at PGA Catalunya Resort, Spain, are filling up fast

Lynx Strengthens Line Up of TV Personalities

Sarah-Jane Mee is the latest in the line of television personalities to join the Lynx team responsible for the recent European comeback of the illustrious brand

Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf opens at new location in China

Qingdao Tiantai Hotsprings Golf Development Co., Ltd. announces the opening of the first-ever Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf in the Shandong Province. the full story »

Best ever Oceânico Golf World Kids Golf Championship

The Oceânico World Kids Golf Championship enjoyed yet another stellar week of competitive junior golf, entertaining 94 young golfers from 11 different countries, competing over 18 categories

Get Golfing with Iceland Express

The low-fare airline, Iceland Express, is offering up to 20% off green fees at 12 Icelandic courses

Monday, July 30th, 2012

Golf Management Asia 2012 to take place in Mission Hills in November

Mission Hills China will host the inaugural Golf Management Asia Conference from 6 – 8 November, immediately following the WGC-HSBC Champions Tournament the full story »

De Vere Heron’s Reach welcomes sport stars for charity golf day

An array of sporting legends and golf industry professionals raise over £35,000 for charity

Happy ‘Chappers’ after Open Lesson with PGA Pro

A team of 20 PGA professionals gave more than 2,500 free lessons during Open Championship week

ClubstoHire Opens 13th location

ClubstoHire opened a new store at Palma Majorca on Friday 13th July

Celtic Manor pro guides stars of the future

Combined with his work at Celtic Manor, John McDonald will take over the role as the South East Academy golf coach for the Golf Union of Wales

Friday, July 27th, 2012

Innovation and sustainability top KPMG Golf Business Forum agenda

KPMG has announced the agenda for this September’s edition of the Golf Business Forum in Barga, Italy, featuring Sir Nick Faldo, Sir Rocco Forte, Dana Garmany, Gil Hanse and Costantino Rocca

Bridgestone Bridges the Gap in the Golf Ball Market

Bridgestone Golf UK Limited will drive an ambitious ball-fitting programme around British and Irish golf clubs in the coming months. Ccrrect swing speed & ball diagnosis can add 10 yards to a drive

New PING products expand on adjustability and optimisation

Building on its reputation for innovation and performance, PING has introduced several new products this week which will be available in golf shops later this summer the full story »

Is DSG TAG Your Next Job In Golf?

One of British golf’s fastest-growing businesses, DSG TAG, is looking for a new recruit – but hurry, as they need you quickly the full story »

Golf Foundation thanks The R&A

The Golf Foundation enjoyed a highly successful week at The Open Championship and thanked The R&A for providing for opportunity to show golf’s great appeal to youngsters at The Open Championship

The Open Industry Lunch 2012

An essential ingredient of The Open Championship Golf Industry Lunch is the presentation by John Bushell, Managing Director of SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. is grateful to John for allowing us to report (almost) his entire speech the full story »

Get Into Golf Turns Attention to Women

The national campaign to inspire adults to take up the game, is launching a drive to attract women

Clere Golf and Dion Stevens launch European Tour style yardage book

Clere Golf, the graphic communications specialists to the golf industry, has joined forces with Dion Stevens, the esteemed European Tour yardage book creator, to launch a new, premium quality course planner the full story »

PGA Catalunya Resort takes first major Ransomes Jacobsen shipment

The PGA Catalunya Resort, voted the No 1 golf course in Spain, has recently signed a five-year preferred supplier agreement with Ransomes Jacobsen

New recruits for Johns Associates

Bath-based Johns Associates Environmental Consultants are delighted to welcome two new members to the team the full story »

Pravets Golfing Passport for Juniors

Hundreds of Bulgarian children are being introduced to golf through the Pravets Golf and Spa Resort hosting the UNICREDIT PGA Professional Championship of Europe

Callaway Golf First Half 2012 Results; and Full Year Guidance

Callaway Golf Company yesterday announced its second quarter and first half 2012 financial results the full story »

European Tour Qualifying School Returns to Las Colinas

The ambitious Las Colinas Golf & Country Club continues to impress on an International stage as its world-class facilities are again recognised by the European Tour