Holeinonepayout.com launch packages for golf clubs

Holeinonepayout.com launch packages for golf clubs 0

🕔22:13, 27.Mar 2013

Holeinonepayout.com has launched their fantastic new prize promotion packages for golf clubs which include their signature Hole In One challenge. Not only that but each and every event gives Golf Clubs the chance to earn a generous commission. Hole in

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Debbie Pern is Manager of the Year

Debbie Pern is Manager of the Year 0

🕔14:34, 27.Mar 2013

The manager of Deeside Golf Club on the western suburbs of Aberdeen has been named the Golf Club Managers’ Association’s Manager of the Year 2012/13. Debbie Pern is only the second woman to have ever won the competition, sponsored by

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Surrey club offers month-long ‘membership’

Surrey club offers month-long ‘membership’ 4

🕔12:59, 26.Mar 2013

A Surrey golf club has come up with an innovative way to market itself – it is offering unlimited golf for one month. Thames Ditton and Esher Golf Club is using AmazonLocal – Amazon’s rival to Groupon – to sell

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Campaign to get people to try golf to start

Campaign to get people to try golf to start 1

🕔11:52, 25.Mar 2013

A major campaign designed to get people all over England playing golf for the first time is due to start in the next few days. It will see a series of regional golf weeks featuring free taster sessions, roadshows, open

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Eagle moves beyond England for app clients

Eagle moves beyond England for app clients 2 Updated

🕔06:07, 22.Mar 2013

Eagle has secured its first clients in Scotland, France and Ireland for its new app for golf clubs. “The first club in Scotland to go live with Eagle’s new web app is Lanark Golf Club,” said a spokesman. “Located midway

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Shock £320k damages ruling against club

Shock £320k damages ruling against club 7

🕔15:11, 21.Mar 2013

Appeal court judges in Scotland have stunned the golf industry by announcing that a golf club must pay a substantially higher proportion of damages than had been previously ruled, after a golfer lost his eye when he was hit by

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Royal Eastbourne sees benefits from junior drive

Royal Eastbourne sees benefits from junior drive 1

🕔10:51, 20.Mar 2013

An East Sussex golf club has seen four new adults join it – because junior members have taken part in a new junior coaching programme. Royal Eastbourne Golf Club has seen the membership rise since it introduced JOLF, a coaching

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Inchmarlo Golf Club is partially saved

Inchmarlo Golf Club is partially saved 3

🕔11:25, 19.Mar 2013

A liquidated Scottish resort has been partially saved after a deal was struck with a landowning family that has an association with the club’s villas. Inchmarlo Resort and Golf Club in Aberdeenshire, which was placed into liquidation last month, includes

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How Hankley Common GC has maintained the heather on its golf course

How Hankley Common GC has maintained the heather on its golf course 2

🕔16:58, 18.Mar 2013

“It is always great to hear and read the results of greenkeepers’ endeavours in respect of their ecological management work and one club that has never failed to impress me in this area is Hankley Common. Many greenkeepers may regard

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£50k landfill grant for golf club

£50k landfill grant for golf club 4

🕔11:17, 18.Mar 2013

One of the world’s oldest golf clubs has received £50,000 of government funding to update its course and clubhouse in an environmentally friendly way. Marlborough Golf Club in Wiltshire, which celebrates its 125th anniversary this year, has been awarded the

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Golf needs to get its ‘head out of the sand’

Golf needs to get its ‘head out of the sand’ 10

🕔11:17, 14.Mar 2013

The head of the world’s largest operator of golf clubs has said that golf needs to get its ‘head out of the sand’ and start offering much quicker rounds. Dana Garmany, the founder, CEO and chairman of Troon Golf, which

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New green fee deal for the north-west

New green fee deal for the north-west 4

🕔11:00, 12.Mar 2013

Fifteen golf clubs in north-west England and in Wales have joined a scheme that aims to increase the number of visiting golfers they all receive. The Open Golf Club, set up by the club professional at Woolton Golf Club, has

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Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Brian Lever

Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Brian Lever 2

🕔12:21, 11.Mar 2013

Brian Lever is the secretary / manager of Great Yarmouth & Caister Golf Club There aren’t too many clubs like Great Yarmouth & Caister, and there aren’t too many people like Brian Lever. The club is the oldest in Norfolk,

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Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Rob Pointon

Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Rob Pointon 4

🕔12:14, 11.Mar 2013

Rob Pointon is the general manager of Mid Yorkshire Golf Club There can be very few clubs that have seen as positive a turnaround in their fortunes as Mid-Yorkshire has in the last 24 months. For years the venue suffered

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Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Dave Carlisle

Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Dave Carlisle 4

🕔12:07, 11.Mar 2013

Dave Carlisle is the golf club manager of Garforth Golf Club in Yorkshire Golf clubs across the UK might be struggling at the moment, but you wouldn’t know it at Garforth Golf Club in Yorkshire, which celebrates its centenary this

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Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Debbie Pern

Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Debbie Pern 2

🕔11:58, 11.Mar 2013

Debbie Pern is the club manager / secretary of Deeside Golf Club in Scotland You might recognise Debbie because she is the only golf club manager to have ever been a finalist for this competition more than once. Debbie was

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Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Gordon Forster

Profile: GCMA Manager of the Year finalist, Gordon Forster 3

🕔11:49, 11.Mar 2013

Gordon Forster is the general manager of Abbey Hill Golf Centre in Milton Keynes Gordon Forster, at the age of 37, might be the youngest finalist this competition has ever had, but he has actually been managing golf clubs for

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Apps are ‘fastest trend in history’

Apps are ‘fastest trend in history’ 6

🕔05:37, 11.Mar 2013

There has been a huge growth in the number of golf clubs that offer downloadable apps for smartphones in the last few months, according to new data. It is thought that the industry has grown by more than 1,000 per

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Child protection in golf website launched

Child protection in golf website launched 2

🕔12:16, 8.Mar 2013

A partnership of golf’s governing bodies has launched a website featuring Luke Donald to help golf clubs ensure that children are safe at their venues. Safeguarding Children in Golf (SCiG), which is made up of bodies including the European Tour,

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50 clubs ‘could close this spring’

50 clubs ‘could close this spring’ 16 Updated

🕔05:47, 7.Mar 2013

The chairman of the Organisation of Golf and Range Operators has warned that as many as 50 private members’ British golf clubs could close down this spring. Colin Jenkins PGA, who is also the owner of Staplehurst Golf Centre in

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Grant to teach children with special needs

Grant to teach children with special needs 2

🕔11:48, 6.Mar 2013

A Welsh golf club has received a four-figure grant from a charity to help it teach golf to children with disabilities. Glyn Abbey Golf Club has been awarded £2,500 by the Golf Foundation’s ‘Golf Roots’ project, to help the club

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New golf director at The Belfry

New golf director at The Belfry 1

🕔12:06, 5.Mar 2013

World-famous golf resort The Belfry has recruited industry veteran Ian Knox as its new director of golf, following the departure of previous post holder Gary Silcock. Knox joins the four-time Ryder Cup hosting club with over 20 years’ experience in

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The Wiltshire sold in seven figure deal

The Wiltshire sold in seven figure deal 3

🕔12:06, 4.Mar 2013

Eddy Shah has sold his last golf course in what is believed to be one of the industry’s most expensive transactions in recent years. The Peter Alliss-designed The Wiltshire Hotel, Golf & Country Club at Royal Wootton Bassett has been

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How to partner with sports’ teams

How to partner with sports’ teams 6

🕔13:33, 1.Mar 2013

Golf pro and marketing expert Sean Mysel explains how his venue partnered with a major sporting team in the USA, and the benefits that this has brought both parties.

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