Tuesday, 24th January, 2017

Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

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

Top 100 Courses webpage

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

Mrs Forman's by Henry Rowntree (c 1900)

Top Ten Most Read Stories of 2016

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

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Journals of GCMA

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


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


‘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

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Miles Bossom, CEO at Swink Media

‘Golf Retailing’ acquires ‘Pro Shop Europe’

Swink Media, publishers of Golf Retailing, a leading magazine for the UK golf trade, has announced the acquisition of Pro Shop Europe from the Mark Allen Group for an undisclosed sum

Friday, December 2nd, 2016


Square Mile magazine announces Golf Awards winners 2016

The leading luxury lifestyle publication for the City of London celebrates the players, courses and kit that have made the biggest waves in the golfing world over the course of the last 12 months

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016


Little Interviews: When Billy Met Rory

Rory McIlroy undertook the toughest interview of his career at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, where the four-time Major Champion met with nine year old reporter Billy (First published by The European Tour on Friday 18th November)

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

MPs, Peers and Associate Members hear from Sky Sports Golf

Parliamentary Golf Group hears from Sky Sports Golf

Sky Sports’ Head of Golf, Jason Wessely, made a presentation which focused on Sky’s coverage of golf across all media, including the innovations that have been introduced in recent years

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016


United Arab Emirates gets Great Golf Magazine

The UK’s Golf Travel & Lifestyle Publication Great Golf Magazine is now available in hardcopy at key locations in the United Arab Emirates

Thursday, October 13th, 2016


Return of ‘Square Mile’ annual golf awards

Square Mile magazine, the leading luxury lifestyle publication for the City of London, has announced that its annual golf awards will return for the second time this December

Friday, October 7th, 2016


Gannett Acquires ‘Golfweek’

USA TODAY Sports Media Group adds ‘Golfweek’ to its portfolio to expand its coverage and commitment to golf across the USA TODAY NETWORK

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016


SGB is on the move!

Datateam Business Media announces the sale of its SGB group of magazines to Silverback Publishing

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016


‘Golf News’ now reaches 200,000 Golfers

‘Golf News’, the UK’s leading free monthly golfing newspaper, will break through the 200,000 readership barrier later this month after combined figures for its print run and digital database will top 200,000 for the first time in its 22-year history

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016


Just Published: ‘Finishing School’ by Steve Gould and D. J. Wilkinson

‘The finish is not an afterthought. What happens post impact can begin pre impact, and mostly does!’ says Steve Gould, co-author of this book about understanding and perfecting the most neglected stage of the golf swing

Friday, September 16th, 2016

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Sky Sports channel to offer the complete Ryder Cup story

Sky Sports 4 will become Sky Sports Ryder Cup on Monday 26 September offering ten days of bespoke programming primarily focusing on live coverage, highlights, breakfast shows, archive material and Ryder Cup specials

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

The Grain is Golf Media Network's flagship digital golf magazine, published seven times per year

Flagship Custom Publishing Acquires Golf Media Network

Deal includes ‘The Grain’ e-magazine which is published seven times per year and distributed to 1.7 million readers

Friday, September 9th, 2016


Sungolf Belek wins 100k Ad banners courtesy of AD Driver

Following the launch of the new Advertising Publisher network Ad Driver Limited in July, the AD Driver team ran a competition via Golf Business News.com and London Golf Show to win 100k Ad Banners (worth £1,500) .....read the full story »

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Paul McKenna

Paul McKenna Ultimate Golf Success App

Self-improvement author and sports mind coach Paul McKenna has made a study of the greatest golfers of all time and created a system based on how they play. Endorsed by Sir Nick Faldo it is available to download on Android and iPhone, priced at £4.99

Friday, August 12th, 2016

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‘The Hitler Trophy’: Golf and the Olympic Games

As this recently published book by leading sports writer Alan Fraser explains, Golf made a little-known appearance in the Olympics – around the notorious Berlin Games of 1936. The tournament was sanctioned by Adolf Hitler himself

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Bauer Media logo block

Bauer Media is recruiting

Bauer Media, publishers of Golf World & Today’s Golfer which reach 778,000 golfers every month, is seeking an Account Manager to work alongside some of the top brands within the golf market

Roger McStravick, WINNER - USGA's Herbert Warren Wind Book Award 2015; WINNER - British Golf Collectors’ Society Murdoch Medal 2016; SHORTLISTED - Cross Sports Book Award 2016

St Andrews Author Wins Second Literary Major

Roger McStravick from St Andrews has just won his second literary award this year for his book, St Andrews In The Footsteps of Old Tom Morris .....read the full story »

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

Golf International front cover

Golf International magazine to go quarterly

‘Golf International Quarterly’ will aim to be distinct from all other titles on the market and offer the discerning golfer an in-depth and quality read