Monday, 24th April, 2017

Archive for the ‘Media’ Category


Thursday, April 20th, 2017

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GolfPunk releases readership research

GolfPunk’s growing army of young, low-handicap golfers approaches 100,000


Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

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Rave Review for Cold Ashby Golf Club Book

Golfing author Graham Jones, a member of Cold Ashby Golf Club, Northamptonshire, has been compared to James Bond creator, Ian Fleming in an independent review of his latest book Pin High


Thursday, April 6th, 2017

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‘Golf News’ Signs Tyrrell Hatton As New Tour Columnist

Rising English star Tyrrell Hatton will be providing ‘Golf News’ readers with exclusive insights into his life on tour this season, after the 25-year-old from Marlow was announced as the popular publication’s new Tour Columnist


Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

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Just Published: ‘Arnie – The Life of Arnold Palmer’ by Tom Callahan

In this definitive biography, veteran sportswriter Tom Callahan shines a spotlight on one of the greatest golfers ever to play the game, Arnold Palmer .....read the full story »

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SportsProLive 2017 finds Golf ideal for OTT Development

Golf is in a good position to take advantage of the future developments in ‘over the top’ video streaming, a broadcast option that may soon produce a ‘Netflix for sports’ – writes Ross Biddiscombe, TV sports journalist and author, reporting exclusively for GBN.com


Friday, March 31st, 2017

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2017 Masters on the BBC

The BBC will comprehensive coverage from the 2017 Masters, with on TV, radio and four live streams available online. This will Hazel Irvine’s final event as face of BBC golf. Eilidh Barbour will take over in May


Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

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Hiseman’s 2017 photo portfolio shows diversity at UK golf clubs

Over 200 new photos in photographer Andy Hiseman’s 2017 portfolio, now published online at www.magichourgolf.com, show the diversity to be found at today’s golf clubs


Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

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Golfshake enhances golf course ratings to include Highly Recommended accolade

In a continued drive to provide helpful services to both golfers and golf clubs, Golfshake has launched a print based marketing campaign to complement its already popular and influential course review and recommendation system


Friday, March 24th, 2017

BBC extends Masters Tournament partnership

BBC extends Masters Tournament partnership

The BBC has announced an extension of its broadcast deal with the Masters Tournament, extending a relationship that now celebrates 50 years since the BBC’s first broadcast of the Tournament in 1967


Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

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Old Tom Asks Golfers To “Thank A Superintendent” In Promotional Campaign

Legendary greenkeeper of St Andrews in Scotland stars in the newest Golf Channel commercial series


Monday, March 13th, 2017

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Upcoming edition of Great Golf Magazine to feature ‘100 Greatest Golf Resorts’

The upcoming edition of Great Golf Magazine will feature the definitive 100 Greatest Golf Resorts 2017


Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

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GCMA to launch recruitment service for golf clubs from April

From April 2017, the Golf Club Managers’ Association will deliver a recruitment service for golf clubs to advertise management vacancies, as part of the launch of the association’s new official journal, ‘The Golf Club Manager’ .....read the full story »


Friday, March 3rd, 2017

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Mizuno Ambassador Chris Wood Joins ‘Golf Monthly’ for 2017

Three-Time Tour Winner and 2016 Ryder Star joins the world’s oldest golf magazine as playing editor and columnist


Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

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Harris Kalinka Displays Frightening Potential of Virtual Reality In Golf

People running away from a booth at a major industry show is not normally seen as a recommendation of one’s work – but that’s exactly what it was for golf course animation specialist Harris Kalinka at the recent Golf Industry Show


Friday, February 10th, 2017

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fibodo launches media campaign with Mediadrive

fibodo, an online business tool, designed to help consumers ‘find, book and do’ activities where they live, is launching a new consumer advertising campaign to boost its brand awareness among British golfers and to drive bookings through the fibodo platform for those golf professionals already signed up to it

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Dan Walker To Become Regular Golf Columnist 

TV presenter and avid golfer commits to writing for Golf Monthly-


Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

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The Social Golfer and Crown Golf renew strategic partnership

The social networking community and online golf club TheSocialGolfer.com and the largest golf course operator in the UK, Crown Golf, have renewed their partnership following a successful first year working together


Monday, February 6th, 2017

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New HowDidiDo Website Gives Clubs Improved Communication With Golfers 

The relaunched website of HowDidiDo®, Europe’s largest online golfing community, offers club officials improved and immediate communication with members .....read the full story »


Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

GCMA CEO Bob Williams

GCMA launches new official journal

The first edition of the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s official new journal will be published in April packed with insight, education and, above all, relevant information for the association’s 1,700 members


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

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Top100GolfCourses Launches Global Domain

Earlier this week, golf’s leading course ranking website, Top 100 Golf Courses, has completed its transfer to a dot com domain to reflect its position as a truly global website .....read the full story »


Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Looking forward to the reward of a long, healthy life

GolfMagic launches fitness challenge to increase golf participation in 2017

Participants can access an interactive plan which includes daily instructions and bespoke golf workout videos, offering expert instruction


Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

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Top Ten Most Read Stories of 2016

Our annual listing of the most read stories published on www.golfbusinessnews.com


Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

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GCMA and Sports Publications agree publishing deal

The official journal of the Golf Club Managers’ Association will be published by their new media partner Sports Publications from April onwards


Thursday, December 15th, 2016

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Sports Publications show digital intent with key editorial appointment

Sports Publications have appointed leading digital journalist Alex Perry to spearhead their ambitious online plans for the coming year .....read the full story »


Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

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‘PIN HIGH’ by Graham Jones; a book of Big money, romance, spies, sport and sudden death

A novel inspired by David Croxton, the busy owner/manager of Cold Ashby Golf Club, a 27 hole Golf complex in rural England, has been described as a ‘cracking read and a real page turne