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Archive for the ‘Management Topics’ Category


Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

England Golf Awards

Inspirational clubs are England Golf Award finalists

Six inspirational golf clubs are the latest finalists to be announced for the prestigious 2017 England Golf Awards


Monday, February 20th, 2017

Eric Lynge, Chief Executive Officer of the Asian Golf Industry Federation

Pressing Need for Consolidated Golfing Data

Reliable and consolidated data is one of the keys to safeguarding the future of golf clubs in Singapore and around Asia says Eric Lynge, Chief Executive Officer of the Asian Golf Industry Federation, the region’s umbrella golfing body


Friday, February 17th, 2017

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R&A and USGA Publish Research On Driving Distance In Golf

Introduced last year, the review examines driving distance data from seven of the major professional golf tours, based on approximately 285,000 drives per year. Data from studies of male and female amateur golfers has also been included for the first time

The delegates with programme presenters Kevin Fish CCM and Gregg Patterson

MDP Strategy and Leadership: All Leading to Success

28 golf and city club managers from 9 European and Middle East Countries attended a Management Development Programme (MDP) course – MDP 3 Strategy and Leadership, hosted recently by CMAE in Edinburgh

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Golf Datatech Releases “The Business of Game Improvement”

“The Business of Game Improvement,” is a much anticipated study that analyzes the state of the golf teaching, training and instructional aids product market


Thursday, February 16th, 2017

SMS INC Rounds played

SMS INC. Reveals Q4 Golfing Numbers

Leading sports research company SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. has announced a year on year increase in the number of rounds played during the final quarter of 2016 .....read the full story »


Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

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Housing White Paper is ‘good news for golf landowners’, says Melior Golf

A new golf & property venture, Melior Golf, says that the government’s long-awaited Housing White paper, published on February 7th, contains encouraging news for golf landowners


Monday, February 6th, 2017

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Disability Boost for Welsh Golf Championships

Golfers with a disability will be able to compete in most Golf Union of Wales championships this summer, making it one of the first sports to be inclusive at the highest levels


Friday, February 3rd, 2017

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SMS INC. Unveils new wave of International Participation Research

Leading market research firm SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. announces new results from its ground-breaking participation study across 27 sports in 21 countries worldwide


Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Ian Bonser, Naga Munchetty, Rob Bluck and John Cheetham

Award Winning Golf Business Reveals Secrets to Success at National Convention

A wealth of the UK’s golfing most experienced operators were invited to this year’s GolfBIC (Golf Business and Industry Convention) held at the Royal Hall, Harrogate last month


Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

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GOLF 20/20 announces the Game’s 2016 Charitable Impact

Record numbers of golf facilities hosted events last year with golf’s charitable impact greater than Major League Baseball, National Football League, National Basketball League and National Hockey League combined

L to R - Charlie Greasley, Kerr Rowan, Lee Strutt, Tom Mackenzie and Caspar Grauballe

EIGCA Members Never Stop Learning

Members of the European Institute of Golf Course Architects (EIGCA) have attended two days of seminars and workshops as part of their Continuing Professional Development (CPD) activity


Monday, January 30th, 2017

Some of the Gleneagles Greenkeeping Team at the SPGA Championship at Gleneagles, October 2016 (Kenny Smith Photography)

New Greenkeeping Scholarship Gives Cutting Edge to Gleneagles

The Gleneagles Greenkeeping Scholarship programme is designed to equip successful candidates with the practical and theoretical skills required for a successful career in golf course management


Friday, January 27th, 2017

The Orient Shanghai Golf Course was shut down last March

Crackdown on Golf in China

Last weekend China announced the closure of 111 courses following a multi-year campaign to protect land and water resources. An additional 18 courses were ordered to return land and 47 clubs were told to halt construction


Thursday, January 26th, 2017

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Course Ranger Pace of Play Technology “is answer for Slow Play”

Course Ranger’s pace of play technology, powered by the Swatch Group, now offers a number answers to questions that golf clubs everywhere have been looking for

Golf Datatech

Golf Datatech / Yano Research Institute Unveil Expanded World Golf Report 2017

Global Retail Market Summary Provides Detailed Analysis of the Geography, Size and Economic Significance of the $12.55 Billion Worldwide Golf Equipment and Apparel Market


Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

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Golf Datatech Unveils Proprietary Retail Market Reports for DMDs

Golf Datatech, LLC, the golf industry’s largest independent market research company, has unveiled proprietary retail market share reports covering the rapidly expanding Distance Measuring Device market in the United States


Monday, January 23rd, 2017

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National Golf Day 2017 Set for April 26 in Washington, D.C.

Industry Leaders to Celebrate 10th Anniversary with National Mall Service Project


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

MPs, Peers and associate members discussed the health benefits of golf in the Palace of Westminster

Health benefits of golf discussed in Parliament

The All-Party Parliamentary Golf Group welcomed representatives of the Golf and Health project to the Palace of Westminster


Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

A preview of the landing page for the new OnCourse® platform at getoncourse.golf

OnCourse® for a sustainable future

Significant new upgrade to sustainability solutions platform for golf

PlayMoreGolf adds another riad show date

PlayMoreGolf’s successful Business Roadshows continue

PlayMoreGolf is continuing its successful series of UK Business Roadshows, with its first free-to-attend event of 2017 taking place at Woburn Golf Club on February 2


Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

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R&A to partner Golf Environment Awards

STRI Group is delighted to announce that The R&A has agreed to become a lead partner of the Golf Environment Awards


Friday, January 13th, 2017

Clearwatr Key to Compliance BTME

ClearWater is Number One at BTME 2017

Highspeed Group is focusing on their Number One product ClearWater and sees BTME 2017 as the ideal platform to build on the last twelve months success

The R&A have invited leading experts to Sustainability in Golf seminars being hosted in Japan and Korea

R&A to Host Sustainability in Golf Seminars in Japan and Korea

Hundreds of golf club officials, golf course operators and developers from the region are expected to attend the seminars, which are being supported by the Japan Golf Association and the Korea Golf Association


Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

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New Look GreenCast Supports Better Decision Making

The new look Syngenta GreenCast website now gives greenkeepers, agronomists and industry advisors faster and easier access to key information to manage turf more effectively