Sunday, 1st May, 2016

Archive for the ‘Corporate’ Category

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Sir Nick Faldo gives Mizuno staffer Chris Wood some final words of advice in the build up to his second Masters appearance

Sir Nick Faldo Comes Home to Mizuno

On the 20th anniversary of his famous 1996 Masters win, Mizuno has announced the return of six time major winner Nick Faldo to its staff as a brand ambassador and advisor

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Peter Goh, GM at Orchid Country Club

Blossoming Orchid Joins Asian Golf Industry Federation

Orchid Country Club, one of Singapore’s most progressive golfing establishments, has signed up with the Asian Golf Industry Federation. In total, the AGIF has Golf Facility members in 11 countries or regions

Student Greenkeeper of the Year Award winner 2015 Stephen Thorne, second from right, shakes hands with Barry Beckett, senior marketing manager from The Toro Company, and Stephen’s tutor at Myerscough College Nick Lush, second from left, shakes hands with David Cole, managing director at Lely Turfcare

Toro Sponsors Two Awards In One

Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Award introduces Young category for 2016

Williams Racing Golf CFD8

Williams Racing Golf to Drive Longer in Scotland

Premium brand has strong line-up at opening Long Drivers Tour event

Monday, April 4th, 2016

UPS Bags4birdies

UPS Launches #BAGS4BIRDIES Global Golf Campaign

Giving the next generation a chance to succeed on the green, UPS will donate junior sets of golf clubs for every birdie or better that UPS golf ambassadors Lee Westwood or Louis Oosthuizen make during a competitive round in the four 2016 major championships the full story »

Friday, April 1st, 2016

GMG member club Moor Allerton GC, near Leeds (photo by Andy Hiseman)

GMG Opens Up New Franchises across UK

One of the UK golf industry’s fastest-growing new businesses is now offering franchise opportunities nationwide for a limited period the full story »

Tony Wilkinson

New Venture, New Team

Golf apparel experts line up to support New Venture Active portfolio

Clevelan Golf Flyer_ (1)

Cleveland Golf 2016 Wedge Promo

#Own125 with Cleveland Golf’s Buy One Get One Half Price Promotion

TopGolf family

Rooster tees off with Topgolf UK

Entertainment brand transforms the traditional driving range experience; UK expansions planned

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Robert Maxfield (left), PGA deputy chief executive with Andy Brown, Toro’s senior sales manager (courtesy of Adrian Milledge)

Toro Joins PGA Official Supplier Programme

Toro, a global leader in turf and landscape maintenance, has joined The PGA’s Official Supplier programme – a network of leading companies in the golf industry

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Keith Mitchell (left) and Greg Pearse

Galvin Green & form exciting new partnership

Market leaders combine efforts to add value for serious golfers

PING G Series is Number One

New PING G Series is Number One Seller in UK

The Brand’s innovative G range is top-selling driver, fairway, hybrid and iron

Holes in One per Hole 19

UK – the ‘Hole-In-One Capital’ of the world!

Leading golfing app Hole19 releases inaugural Global Golf Report giving a comprehensive view of the game

E-Z-GO vehicle

E-Z-GO Joins Asian Golf Industry Federation

E-Z-GO joins more than a dozen of the world’s best-known golfing companies as an Executive Member of the AGIF, the region’s umbrella golfing organisation

Mouton Cadet Special Cuvée for The Ryder Cup 2016

Baron Philippe de Rothschild and Robert Trent Jones Jr unveil Mouton Cadet Ryder Cup Special Cuvée

The renowned golf course architect collaborates with America’s bestselling Bordeaux to design the Official Wine of the 2016 Ryder Cup

CMF website

EIGCA Announces New Industry Partner

The European Institute of Golf Course Architects is delighted to announce CMF Global, Inc. as a new Bronze Industry Partner the full story »

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Jason Revill, middle, with his business partner Russell Revill on the left and Lely’s John Pike

Increased demand sees Lely sign up new service centre in South West England

Revill Mowers Limited, based in Coleford, has become the latest to join the turfcare specialist’s group of 20 independent, authorised service locations (ASLs), after Lely approached the company needing additional service support in the area

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Nigel Onions, Head Professional at Wolstanton Golf Club, has increased profits and operational capabilities at his venue, with two Club Car vehicles

Club Car ‘Walk to Ride’ campaign set to help PGA Professionals drive profit

The scheme offers PGA professionals in the UK and Ireland an opportunity to lease or rent small fleets of Club Car vehicles from £18.60 a week*, while also benefiting from a four-year limited liability warranty

Frank Pont

Leading course designers in trans-Atlantic Partnership

DeVries Designs, based in Michigan, and Infinite Variety Golf Design, based in The Netherlands, will create new golf course design projects and restore classic courses throughout the UK, Europe, and North America

Big max Foremost story

BIG MAX Launches Foremost Exclusive Line

BIG MAX collaborates with Foremost to offer exclusive push trolley, bags and travel cover

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Foremost Spring Workshop

Foremost Helps Maximise Members’ Revenue with Spring Workshops

Foremost’s Spring Workshops were an overwhelming success once again this year, with just under 300 members attending sessions at Foremost member venues across the UK

Friday, March 18th, 2016

Tony Judge

ClubstoHire adds ClubstoBuy to Its Golfing Portfolio

Thriving company aims to boost participation with new service

John Deere dealership Balmers GM staff at the new Wakefield premises - (left to right) Louise Swain, Sam Waddington, Mark Balmer, Thomas Balmer (on tractor), Wilf Sykes, Mick Culpan and Chris Johnson

Balmers GM opens new West Yorkshire premises

More than 100 guests including customers and suppliers attended the opening, with the official welcome made by John Deere Limited turf division manager Chris Meacock

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Colin Barrows at Turnberry

CB Golf Marketing Tees Off

CB Golf Marketing works with clubs to drive new membership and retention, to increase visitor numbers and to raise clubs’ brand profiles

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016


SkyTrak Adds 92,000 Courses for A Lifetime Of Golf!

The announcement of a partnership between SkyTrak LLC and ProTee United means that golfers can now play the 92,000-plus virtual golf courses on The Golf Club Game