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News Archive for November, 2012


Friday, November 30th, 2012

Gregg Patterson addresses the EGCOA Conference (photo Pascale Vandewall

Yes (Oui) We (Nous) Cannes (Cannes)!

The 7th European Golf Business Conference hosted by the EGCOA has been hailed as a huge success and is regarded by many as their best conference to date .....read the full story »

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Final Opportunity to Register for APGS

One of the World’s Truly Great Golf Business Conferences is set for 11-13 December at the plush Empire Hotel & Country Club in the oil-rich Sultanate of Brunei Darussalam

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GOLF EUROPE 2013: European rendezvous of the golf industry

High-calibre fringe programme attracts European trade visitors

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360 Golf celebrates 20 years in the golf business

Operating as Barrelfield Golf until 2005, 360 Golf is now owned and run by Melvin Thomas and Robert Clive

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Nike Golf Adds Speed and Distance with VR_S Covert Irons

A High Speed Cavity Back iron for maximum distance, control, and forgiveness

Tim Trinka

Trinka Tapped to Head AGIF

The Asian Golf Industry Federation has a new president and he is a lawyer by training

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Lamkin’s 2013 Portfolio Refects Golf’s Colour Trend

Leading golf’s current colour trend, Lamkin Grips will release several additional colour options in the R.E.L. 3GEN Standard, Midsize and Oversize models

Sian Eden, new corporate golf sales manager

Heythrop Park Resort Appoints Corporate Golf Sales Manager

Heythrop Park Resort announces the appointment of Sian Eden as its new corporate golf sales manager .....read the full story »

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Hurry to nominate golf’s champion volunteers

Time is running out to nominate golf’s champion volunteers for top national awards from the England Golf Partnership

Course Manager, Allan Golding’s trusty assistant Meg the dog with his Charterhouse Verti-Drain 2220

Verti-Drain Rocks on Stony Golf Course

Charterhouse Turf Machinery’s latest decompacter designs take flexibility and functionality to a completely new level

Philip-Bootsma

Faldo Series Announces Return to Netherlands in 2013

Stichting Support2sports signs deal with Bleijenbeek

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Golf Care in New Strategic Partnership with Mytime Golf

New agreement will see free Golf Care insurance provided at each of Mytime’s nineteen golf courses


Thursday, November 29th, 2012

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Proposed Rules Change Prohibits use of Anchored Strokes

R&A and USGA announce that the Rule would take effect on 1st January 2016, allowing for a transitional period. ‘Belly-length’ and long putters would remain as conforming clubs

Tony Jacklin CBE speaks whilst receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's Annual Congress Gala Awards Dinner

PGAs of Europe Congress Awards Celebrate Heroes of European Golf

The starring feature of this year’s PGAs of Europe Annual Congress Gala Awards Dinner was the recognition of industry professionals in the development of the game across the continent

Mark Grieve

New horizons for Grieve at the Iver Golf Academy

One of Berkshire Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire’s top golf coaches has become the driving force behind the new Iver Golf Academy

Glenmuir Seve Box Set

Glenmuir ‘Seve Tribute Box’ Set To Raise £120,000 for Charity

Golfers are being given an incredible opportunity to own a slice of golfing history with the launch of a limited edition 2012 Ryder Cup Seve Tribute Box Set – containing exclusively embroidered Glenmuir clothing

Padraig Harrington with the Claret Jug and his Wilson Staff FYbrid 5-wood that he used to seal Open victory in 2008

Wilson Staff Tops Greatest Iron & Fairway Shots

Record Major-winning brand leads ‘Golf Monthly’s’ 100 all time rankings

Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club driven by proactive customer service thanks to Club Car fleet

Muscat Hills driven by proactive customer service

Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club, Oman, has underlined its commitment to proactive, five-star customer service by investing in a new fleet of Club Car golf cars featuring the latest interactive technology .....read the full story »

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Elizabeth Montgomerie Foundation Raises £3.5 Million and pledges to do more

EMF is proud to announce the raising of £3.5 million towards the building of two Maggie’s Centres which will be built in Lanarkshire and Aberdeen and named after Colin Montgomerie’s late mother


Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Mazagan Beach 15th Hole.

Troon Shine under IGTM Spotlight

Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort’s IAGTO award the icing on the cake after LUMINE Mediterránea Beach and Golf Community announced as host venue for the 2013 event

Hadden Hill 60 60 Golf Bays

Hadden Hill Golf Club joins the 60 60 Golf Revolution

The Oxfordshire range installed 60 60 Golf this week and the management is looking forward to local people trying out this exciting new form of the game

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Simon Taylor joins Everris in international grass seed role

Everris has appointed Simon Taylor as Product & Business Development Manager, Grass Seeds, EMEA with effect from January 2013 .....read the full story »

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Australian Invention Goes Global thanks to Social Networking

The Club Whizz® is a revolutionary new cleaning aid for golfers; a brush which attaches to any golf cart wheel

Robert Abbott

Robert Abbott Joins Back9Network

ESPN, CNN Veteran Brings Emmy Award-Winning experience to new lifestyle television network

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Duncan Ross Wins a Second Round at Bolton Golf Course

Following the successful installation of greens drainage on the first 9 holes of Bolton Golf Course in 2011, Duncan Ross contractors from Lancashirehas won phase two of the contract and is on course to complete the project in the next few weeks .....read the full story »