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How to clean your golf clubs

How to clean your golf clubs 0

🕔11:22, 16.Jul 2018

There are a few ways to clean your golf clubs. You can allot a little money for special golf club cleaning kits that you can easily find at most pro shops.

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Marketing matters: How much should a golf club invest in marketing?

Marketing matters: How much should a golf club invest in marketing? 1

🕔09:16, 15.Jul 2018

In his first column on marketing, Stephen Nicholson, the general manager of Oxford Golf Club and former group golf marketing manager at QHotels, explains how much of a golf venue’s budget should be allocated to promoting the facility.

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In their own words: Scottish Golf CEO Andrew McKinlay

In their own words: Scottish Golf CEO Andrew McKinlay 0

🕔16:39, 14.Jul 2018

In his first column exclusively for The Golf Business, the new chief executive of Scottish Golf explains the role the organisation plays in amateur golf in Scotland.

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Preparing for your staff for a major event

Preparing for your staff for a major event 0

🕔15:09, 13.Jul 2018

In its latest column, the National Golf Clubs’ Advisory Association (NGCAA) explores the legal issues golf clubs should consider in the build up to hosting big tournaments such as the Open Championship.

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In their own words: Jim Croxton

In their own words: Jim Croxton 0

🕔14:48, 13.Jul 2018

The CEO of Europe’s biggest greenkeeping association, BIGGA, details the sustainability measures deployed by Open host Carnoustie.

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Q&A with Aquatrols’ CEO, Matthew Foster

Q&A with Aquatrols’ CEO, Matthew Foster 0

🕔12:47, 13.Jul 2018

The former head greenkeeper now runs the world leader in the development of speciality soil solutions for the golf market. He talks about how his company is helping golf clubs use less water for irrigation.

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Minimising water wastage this summer in 3 easy steps

Minimising water wastage this summer in 3 easy steps 0

🕔06:29, 9.Jul 2018

Amid talks of hosepipe bans, Reesink Turfcare’s irrigation manager, Robert Jackson, presents three easy steps to more responsible irrigation management.

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Open preview: A look at the golfing venues in Angus

Open preview: A look at the golfing venues in Angus 0

🕔17:16, 7.Jul 2018

Angus in the east of Scotland, where next week’s Open Championship is taking place, is known as a golfing mecca. Sarah Forrest visits the area to see how welcoming it is for golfing tourists.

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Environmental excellence at Abergele Golf Club

Environmental excellence at Abergele Golf Club 0

🕔08:30, 7.Jul 2018

The Welsh facility has changed a disused former hole into a haven for birds, bugs, bees and other wildlife. And, in doing so, it has won a national award.

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Do greenkeepers just simply ‘cut grass’?

Do greenkeepers just simply ‘cut grass’? 5

🕔12:40, 6.Jul 2018

This assumption displays deep ignorance of the training, education and scientific know-how of the average greenkeeper, writes John Dempsey PhD.

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The secret secretary: Why do some golf clubs close because of extreme weather?

The secret secretary: Why do some golf clubs close because of extreme weather? 0

🕔15:26, 1.Jul 2018

Sometimes golf managers like to discuss controversial issues with their peers under the cloak of anonymity. Here, a ‘secret secretary’ asks why some golf clubs close amid extreme weather conditions while neighbouring clubs remain open.

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In their own words: European Tour CEO Keith Pelley

In their own words: European Tour CEO Keith Pelley 0

🕔07:47, 1.Jul 2018

I thought long and hard about what to write about in my first column for The Golf Business, but a recent trip to our European Tour Properties Annual Conference at the London Golf Club in Kent helped me make up my mind.

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Tingdene offers golf clubs to view its range of luxury lodges and hotel accommodation

Tingdene offers golf clubs to view its range of luxury lodges and hotel accommodation 0

🕔22:29, 30.Jun 2018

Tingdene Homes successfully launched its state-of-the-art holiday lodge last month under THL Modular branding. 

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Meet the course manager: Castle Stuart Golf Links’ James Hutchison

Meet the course manager: Castle Stuart Golf Links’ James Hutchison 1

🕔15:36, 29.Jun 2018

Castle Stuart has already hosted four Scottish Opens despite opening less than a decade ago. We speak to its head greenkeeper, James Hutchison, to find out why.

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Eagle launches clocks for golf clubs

Eagle launches clocks for golf clubs 0

🕔22:29, 22.Jun 2018

Golf club supplier Eagle has launched a range of large, round-faced clubhouse clocks that will make a practical and attractive addition to any clubhouse.

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In their own words: Martin Crowder

In their own words: Martin Crowder 0

🕔16:12, 22.Jun 2018

The national development manager of the Golf Foundation explains how the charity is supporting golf clubs strongly, and is looking for their support in return.

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Love is a cattle field

Love is a cattle field 0

🕔15:31, 22.Jun 2018

A ten-year project to redesign Hampshire’s oldest golf course, which is located within a national park, to suit golfers, commoners and the cattle that graze on the land, has been concluded, with spectacular results.

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Meet the PGA pro: Moor Hall’s Cameron Clark

Meet the PGA pro: Moor Hall’s Cameron Clark 0

🕔14:30, 22.Jun 2018

The West Midlands club’s head professional won the Pro Shop of the Year award at the TGI Golf Awards. He tells us what his shop has done to be considered one of the best in the business.

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As golf adapts, do golf courses have to die?

As golf adapts, do golf courses have to die? 1 Updated

🕔18:32, 21.Jun 2018

Modern equipment is increasing driving distances at alarming rates – and this is in turn threatening the futures of some golf clubs. William Swan details what clubs can do to accommodate this trend without making their courses bigger.

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Meet the manager: West Hove Golf Club’s Gary Salt

Meet the manager: West Hove Golf Club’s Gary Salt 0 Updated

🕔15:35, 17.Jun 2018

The Sussex club’s general manager talks to The Golf Business about the branding exercise the club has undertaken, which includes a new logo.

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Club profile: Northenden Golf Club

Club profile: Northenden Golf Club 0 Updated

🕔12:05, 16.Jun 2018

Less than four years ago the historic Manchester club suffered a fire so devastating that the clubhouse had to be pulled down. Today it has a magnificent new building that symbolises how outstanding the club is.

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How to deal with underperforming employees

How to deal with underperforming employees 0

🕔13:58, 15.Jun 2018

This guidance from the National Golf Clubs’ Advisory Association (NGCAA) looks at the legal issues golf clubs need to consider regarding underperforming employees.

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Cowglen GC launches revolutionary junior membership category

Cowglen GC launches revolutionary junior membership category 0

🕔15:19, 11.Jun 2018

Cowglen GC has launched a new membership category, in which for just £100 per year, a youngster can play almost unlimited golf at the club – with up to two nominated adults. 

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The Rules of Golf: Giving a competitor advice

The Rules of Golf: Giving a competitor advice 1

🕔12:43, 10.Jun 2018

Shona McRae, Assistant Director – Rules, The R&A, explains what advice players in competitions are allowed to give their fellow competitors if there is confusion over a rule.

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Volunteering at The Scottish Open

Volunteering at The Scottish Open 0

🕔16:27, 8.Jun 2018

Next month Gullane GC is hosting two top competitions, including The Scottish Open. It’s thought about 850 will volunteer to help. The Golf Business speaks to the club about what this process entails.

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Stunning lodge for golf clubs launched

Stunning lodge for golf clubs launched 1

🕔08:59, 5.Jun 2018

A major manufacturer of holiday homes in the UK has launched a lodge designed for golf clubs to sell or rent out. The stunning building is LABC approved. 

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In their own words: Robert Maxfield

In their own words: Robert Maxfield 0

🕔08:07, 5.Jun 2018

Writing exclusively for The Golf Business, the chief executive of the Professional Golfers’ Association explains why PGA members play such a pivotal role in the health of a golf club.

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