Sunday, 23rd April, 2017

Archive for the ‘Exhibitions & Conferences’ Category


Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

BRG Legend Hill golf Resort

Irrigation Tops Agenda at Vietnam Turfgrass Management Education Seminar

Organised by AGIF and supported by GCSAA and CMAA, the event will be held at the award-winning BRG Legend Hill Golf Resort on April 27-28


Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Josh Gagnuss, Product Support Manager for Jacobsen, demonstrating the Eclipse2 innovative frequency of cut adjustment system

Jacobsen Impresses at Thai AGIF Turfgrass Management Expo

Jacobsen, a Textron Specialized Vehicles brand, showcased a range of machinery at the Asian Golf Industry Federation Turfgrass Management Expo held at Pattana Golf Club in Thailand

(from left0 Carly Booth, Sophie Walker and Amy Boulden

Thousands Join American Golf to Hit Balls All Weekend

The biggest brands in golf got together with stars of the game and host Denise Van Outen to put on a FREE show that provided the opportunity for golfers, novices, families and juniors to celebrate the game of golf. Thousands of people joined American Golf at the ExCel arena in London last weekend as the nationwide retailer held its first FREE Golf show of 2017


Friday, April 7th, 2017

National Golf Month sponsors

National Golf Month Backs Golf Shows 

National Golf Month is backing the Golf Shows, which are being hosted by American Golf, as a ‘great opportunity’ to get golf fans behind May’s National Golf Month campaign to get more women into the sport .....read the full story »


Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Stephen Gallacher in the  Scottish Golf Show Theatre

2017 Scottish Golf Show tees off new season in style

The organisers of the 2017 Scottish Golf Show have hailed this year’s event, which took place at the SEC in Glasgow last weekend, as a ‘resounding success’. Over 17,000 people attended .....read the full story »


Friday, March 24th, 2017

FEGGA Conference at Quinta da Marinha, near Lisbon

Meeting Expectations by FEGGA Members and Partners

Quinta da Marinha, near Lisbon, was the venue for 21 Greenkeeper Associations, as members of the Federation of European Golf Greenkeeping Associations, to gather for what was two days of energised seminars and discussions, focused on many of the pertinent industry issues we are challenged with today


Monday, March 20th, 2017

Denise van Outen

American Golf Announces Stella Line Up For Free Golf Shows

Confirmed as presenter for both the London and Manchester shows is budding golfer and TV personality: Denise Van Outen. She will be hosting the main stage for the duration of both shows. Also confirmed to attend are Ladies European Tour players Carly Booth, Amy Boulden and Sophie Walker


Friday, March 17th, 2017

AGIF Montage

Asian Golf Industry Federation Turfgrass Management Expo Proves a Hit

More than 250 course superintendents, club managers and industry representatives from 21 countries attended the fifth edition of the event that showcased the very latest in golf course equipment and machinery


Friday, March 10th, 2017

Swiss Golf Forum 2017

Golf Industry Leaders To Speak At The Swiss Golf Forum later this month

The Swiss Golf Forum will be held for the third time in Berne, Switzerland, 28th-29th March, 2017


Thursday, March 9th, 2017

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Bigger is better for SALTEX 2017 exhibitors

According to show organisers a record number of exhibitors have already re-booked for 2017, and now it has been revealed that many have or are looking to increase their stand space


Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Site visit at Castle Stuart Golf Links

International Golf Design Conference Hailed A Success

Leading global golf course designers have hailed the success of a major conference which discussed how to build on the legacy of Scotland’s pioneering course designers. The presentations are available to download below


Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Royal Dornoch Golf Club

Cabinet Secretary Opens Golf Course Designers Conference

A major conference has taken place this week (28 Feb – 3 March) to celebrate Scotland’s pioneering golf course architects and the lasting impact they have had on the game across the world. ‘Design Masters: The Scottish International Golf Course Architects Conference’ has featured an international line-up of speakers .....read the full story »

(photo credit Mel Maclaine)

New indoor putting experience attracts crowds in Ireland and Germany

Visitors to the 2017 Irish Golf Expo queued throughout the day to try one of the world’s newest, most advanced and enjoyable indoor putting experiences .....read the full story »


Friday, February 24th, 2017

American Golf show range 2

PVE To Play Pivotal Role In Free Golf Show Series

Provision Events, one of the world’s leading sports activation agencies, will play a pivotal role in the series of free golf shows to be hosted in 2017 by a partnership of American Golf, the European Tour and Sky Sports


Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

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fibodo powers Irish Golf Expo online ‘custom fit’ bookings

fibodo, the online marketplace for consumers to ‘find, book and do’ activities, has partnered with the Irish Golf Expo (IGE) to offer advanced booking for custom fittings .....read the full story »


Friday, February 17th, 2017

Pattana Golf Club and Resort

New Look for Asian Golf Industry Federation Turfgrass Management Expo

A new venue and a revised format have been confirmed for the Asian Golf Industry Federation’s 2017 Turfgrass Management Exposition to be staged at the Pattana Golf Club and Resort on March 7

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Zen Green Stage and PuttView combine for the ultimate indoor putting experience

A new product which combines high technology with exciting gameplay is aiming to give the world’s 35 million regular golfers their best-ever indoor putting experience


Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

PVE Busy stand

Watson’s Appearance Brings PVE’s Oakley Sim into Sharper Focus

Bubba Watson was the star performer when Provision Events (PVE), one of the world’s leading sports activation agencies, provided a simulator for sports performance brand Oakley at the recent PGA Merchandise Show

The Golf Show
American Golf 2016
(photo  Mark Newcombe)

American Golf, European Tour and Sky Sports combine to grow the game

The partnership will see four free consumer golf shows launched across the United Kingdom in 2017. The new shows will target non-golfers as well as current golfers in a bid to increase participation and make the game more accessible to newcomers and families


Thursday, February 9th, 2017

BTME 2017

Businesses rush to rebook at BTME

Before the 2017 exhibition had even closed, the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association, which hosts the event, had already sold 950 square metres of space at BTME 2018. That amounts to 25% of the available stand space


Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

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Indian golf industry gears up for growth with 6th annual India Golf Expo

India currently has over 250 golf courses with half of that number belonging to the Armed forces. Public courses and driving ranges are a few and far between but despite that the country has over 100,000 registered golfers. Representatives of the R&A and PGA Tour to address the audience on April 20-21 in Gurgaon, India


Monday, February 6th, 2017

Allan Patterson

Top man at Trump Turnberry to take centre stage at BIGGA Scottish Conference

Allan Patterson, Estates and Courses Manager at Trump Turnberry, will be among the speakers at the BIGGA Scotland Golf Industry Conference 2017 taking place in Perth on Tuesday 7 March


Friday, February 3rd, 2017

(photo credit BIGGA)

UKGCOA Celebrates Successful Golf Business & Industry Convention at BTME

The UK Golf Course Owners Association is celebrating the success of its annual convention the Golf Business & Industry Convention which took place on 17-18 January 2017


Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Foresight Sports GCQuad

Foresight Sports to exhibit at Irish Golf Expo

The team at the Irish Golf Expo are delighted to announce that Foresight Sports Europe will be exhibiting their latest equipment at the Irish Golf Expo on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th February 2017 at Citywest, Dublin


Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

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BTME in numbers

The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association has revealed the number of delegates who attended the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition and associated events