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Stories tagged ‘International Golf Travel Market’


Monday, June 27th, 2016

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President Outlines Mallorca’s Golf Vision

Federico Knuchel is a 76-year-old Swiss who moved to Mallorca more than 40 years ago and loved it so much, he decided against going home. Now head of Mallorca’s drive to join the golf tourism elite he remains as passionate as ever about the island’s future


Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

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Golf Tourism Market in England is set to grow

GOLF BUSINESS NEWS.com interviews Andrew Cooke – CEO & Founder of Golf Tourism England


Friday, June 3rd, 2016

Golf Son Muntaner

Big-Money Upgrade for Mallorca Golf Courses

Mallorca’s golf clubs have seized their opportunity to capitalise on the island’s soaring popularity with the announcement of more than €2m worth of investment in their courses


Friday, October 30th, 2015

Marta Felip, Vice President of the Costa Brava Tourist Board, part of the Provincial Council of Girona, with IAGTO President, Peter Walton, signing the IAGTO Costa Brava Trophy agreement

Costa Brava, to stage IAGTO Golf Trophy 2016

The ‘Global golf and gastronomy capital’ in northeast Spain, is to welcome more than 50 golf tour operators from 17 countries for the second IAGTO Golf Trophy on May 20-26, 2016


Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Mallorca boasts more than 20 top-class courses, including the Robert Trent Jones-designed, Club de Golf Alcanada

IGTM announces Mallorca as host destination for 2016

The largest of Spain’s Balearic Islands, Mallorca will welcome The International Golf Travel Market 2016 to the Palau de Congressos in Palma, the island’s capital city, 14-17 November


Monday, October 12th, 2015

IAGTO teamed up with The Golf Environment Organization (GEO) to create specific Sustainability Awards; Jonathan Smith (left) and Peter Walton

IAGTO Sustainability Awards

Helping golf courses and resorts emerge as leaders in sustainable sport and business


Friday, October 9th, 2015

IAGTO Honorary Award winner, Michael Campbell

Global golf travel industry celebrates another successful IGTM

2005 US Open Champion, Michael Campbell, honoured at the 16th annual IAGTO Awards

The European Tour Travel Club will offer consumers an array of experiences unique to European Tour venues and tournaments.

New European Tour Travel Club announced at IGTM

The European Tour announced its new golf travel business – The European Tour Travel Club – at the International Golf Travel Market 2015, Tenerife


Thursday, October 8th, 2015

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Global Golf Tour Operator Sales Increase 8% in first half of 2015

Delegates attending the 18th International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) in Tenerife, Canary Islands, hear that the global golf travel sector is enjoying a fourth consecutive year of growth


Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Troon’s newest course in the Middle East is the magnificent Al Zorah Golf Club

Portfolio of Global Golf Experiences On Show at IGTM

Troon is present alongside 20 of its renowned international golf portfolio at the International Golf Travel Market in Tenerife from 5th-8th October 2015


Monday, October 5th, 2015

Tenerife Pre IGTM Party

Tenerife Makes Stylish Start to IGTM 2015

The eyes of the golf tourism world are on the sunshine island for the next five days as it plays host to the International Golf Travel Market with exhibitors and delegates from across the globe flying in to take part


Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Golf Platja de Pals, Costa Brava’s oldest golf course, opened in 1966

Costa Brava to announce ‘50 Years of Golf’ celebrations at IGTM

The award-winning destination is naming 2016 the ‘Year of Golf & Gastronomy’ with full details to be announced at the International Golf Travel Market in Tenerife, 5-8 October


Friday, September 25th, 2015

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IGTM provides perfect platform to network with European Tour Properties

European Tour Properties, a network of 16 world class golf venues, is returning to the International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) for the eighth consecutive year


Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Over the past three editions of IGTM, the event has attracted an average of 364 pre-qualified buyers per year

More than €79 million of business generated at IGTM since 2012

The appointment-based event, this year at the Magma Conference Centre, Tenerife, from October 5-8, will enable in excess of 10,000 scheduled meetings to take place


Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

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Lumine Golf & Beach Club set to be headline exhibitor at IGTM 2015

The 2015 International Golf Travel Market is taking place from 5th to 8th October in Magma, Tenerife


Friday, July 17th, 2015

Gorki Golf Club, Russia

Focus on emerging golf markets at IGTM 2015 

First time International Golf Travel Market exhibitors confirmed from Russia, Malaysia and Vietnam


Friday, June 5th, 2015

A recent IGTM Inspection visit to Magma Conference Centre in Costa Adeje

IGTM 2015 In Tenerife set to be ‘Biggest and Best Ever’

Tenerife Golf will host the International Golf Travel Market – the world’s premier event for the golf tourism industry – at the Magma Conference Centre in Costa Adeje from 5-8 October


Friday, May 29th, 2015

Ross MacKenzie, Fife Council, Liam Barn, mid left Stephen Owen Chair of Fife Golf Partnership, Johnathon Dunbar, Links Trust, front left Ann Camus, Fife Tourism Partnership, front right is Pam Smith, Crail Golfing Society

Business to a tee

Fife Golf Partnership determined to support business success


Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Golf del Sur

Tenerife Golf Set To Fly High with New Heathrow Service

Golfers in the UK can enjoy increased value and choice when travelling to the sunshine island of Tenerife this summer with the impending launch of a new direct flight route from London Heathrow


Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday

Easier Travel, More Events As Autumn Golf Season Continues at Myrtle Beach

As the United States continues to thrive as the fastest growing golf destination in the world, there are many opportunities to more easily visit and compete on a vast array of golf courses in Myrtle Beach


Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

(from left) Simon Gidman and James Berresford, VisitEngland, and Andrew Cooke and Tony Jansen, GTE

IGTM Provides Springboard to Inbound Travel for Golf Tourism England

Golf Tourism England enjoyed a welcome reception from golf’s key tourism suppliers and buyers during a first appearance at the International Golf Travel Market

PGA Catalunya Resort, Stadium Course, Hole 11

PGA Catalunya Resort: Spain’s Best Golf Course 2014 at World Golf Awards

New honour bestowed on Spain’s Number One Golf Course voted for by industry and consumers


Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

David MacLaren, Director of Property & Venue Development, European Tour

European Tour Properties: GBN.com interviews David MacLaren

GBN.com interviews David MacLaren, Director of Property & Venue Development, European Tour


Friday, October 31st, 2014

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Global recipients honoured in 15th annual IAGTO Awards

The 15th annual IAGTO Awards have honoured destinations, golf courses and golf resorts from the US states of North and South Carolina, the Dominican Republic, Spain, Slovenia, China, Mexico, Morocco and Ireland .....read the full story »

Richard Payne, SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. Senior Manager, presents the report

Italy ‘ideal’ new destination for European golf travellers, suggests IGTM research

International Golf Travel Market survey reveals insightful trends in European golf tourism