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Here’s some gift ideas for golfers

Here’s some gift ideas for golfers 0

🕔10:20, 20.Aug 2019

The PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando is an excellent opportunity to look at new and innovative products that could form gifts for golfers.

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Could sports betting help boost golf’s popularity?

Could sports betting help boost golf’s popularity? 0

🕔04:08, 31.Jul 2019

Golf is already a hugely popular sport but industry experts are always looking for new ways to increase the profile of the game.

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Analysing the swing of a ‘disruptor’

Analysing the swing of a ‘disruptor’ 0

🕔11:36, 15.Jul 2019

Following 20-year-old Matthew Wolff’s triumph at the 3M Open earlier this month, professional golf could be about to enter a watershed moment.

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How top golfers use psychology to keep calm

How top golfers use psychology to keep calm 0

🕔11:12, 15.Jul 2019

Whilst golf is already considered by many to be one of the most difficult sports on the planet, there’s much more to the game than simply managing to hit the ball where you want it to land. 

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Tiger eyes Tokyo opportunity

Tiger eyes Tokyo opportunity 0

🕔16:02, 10.Jul 2019

Tiger Woods has achieved most things in golf – and a whole lot more.

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How golfing celebrities are helping raise the profile of the sport

How golfing celebrities are helping raise the profile of the sport 0

🕔07:48, 25.Jun 2019

According to the latest industry report, 2017 saw around 2.6 million beginners take to the golf course.

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The physical game: how the best players stay fit for golf

The physical game: how the best players stay fit for golf 0

🕔04:34, 15.Jun 2019

The physical dynamics of golf have changed immensely over the years. Sport in general is all about margs and golf is no different.

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Golf club bans older members to achieve equal age parity

Golf club bans older members to achieve equal age parity 1

🕔00:01, 1.Apr 2019

In an article published on Monday morning, a club in Belgium says it now has a waiting list after it imposed a limit on older golfers in order to ensure at least half of its membership is made up of young golfers.

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Golf club members and staff offered 50% off wine and spirits show

Golf club members and staff offered 50% off wine and spirits show 1

🕔04:02, 22.Mar 2019

Every reader of The Golf Business can attend The City Wine Show in London for 50% off the ticket price thanks to an offer from our sister publications the drinks business and The Spirits Business.

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The top golf themed slot games

The top golf themed slot games 1

🕔03:16, 1.Jan 2019

Thanks to the likes of Nick Faldo and Rory McIlroy, golf has grown in popularity over the years which has led to software companies creating golf-themed slots for the masses.

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London Golf Club markets itself in Canary Wharf mall

London Golf Club markets itself in Canary Wharf mall 0

🕔14:54, 19.Jun 2017

Kent-based European Tour Destination, London Golf Club, has been praised for innovative marketing by showcasing its services within London’s business district in Canary Wharf.

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Over 90% of seniors say they should get discounted membership

Over 90% of seniors say they should get discounted membership 1

🕔13:27, 17.Feb 2017

New research has found that more than 90 percent of senior golfers believe that they should get some sort of incentive or discount on golf club membership fees, while more than 80 percent of golf clubs do not offer this.

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Ethical funding body gives golf club £27k to aerate course

Ethical funding body gives golf club £27k to aerate course 1

🕔12:44, 7.Oct 2016

The not-for-profit ethical funding organisation and environmental body, SUEZ Communities Trust, has granted Ravensworth Golf Club in Gateshead £27,000 to spend on aerating its course.

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Another golf club is victim of huge fraud scam

Another golf club is victim of huge fraud scam 0

🕔12:06, 16.Aug 2016

Waterlooville Golf Club in Hampshire has also been swindled out of scores of thousands of pounds, it has been revealed.

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Toro distributor Lely sold to Royal Reesink

Toro distributor Lely sold to Royal Reesink 0 Updated

🕔06:22, 2.Aug 2016

The turfcare activities of one of the biggest companies in the UK golf club industry, Lely, have been sold to major Dutch company Royal Reesink.

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Former head of the Premier League named chairman of England Golf Partnership

Former head of the Premier League named chairman of England Golf Partnership 0

🕔10:23, 29.Mar 2016

The man who was the general secretary of the Premier League until 2015 has been appointed as the independent chairman of the England Golf Partnership, a body that’s main aim is to grow participation in golf.

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Mainstream media warns that golf is still elitist

Mainstream media warns that golf is still elitist 4

🕔13:11, 19.Feb 2016

Two of Britain’s biggest media outlets have both reported on golf’s participation problems in the last few days, as four clubs have now closed this month.

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Golf Union of Ireland treasurer: “We have reached rock bottom”

Golf Union of Ireland treasurer: “We have reached rock bottom” 0

🕔14:40, 16.Feb 2016

The Golfing Union of Ireland’s (GUI) honorary treasurer has said the country’s golf industry has reached “rock bottom” as new figures show clubs have lost more than a quarter of their members since 2010.

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Loch Lomond Golf Club ‘no longer owes its bank money’

Loch Lomond Golf Club ‘no longer owes its bank money’ 0 Updated

🕔07:45, 21.Jan 2016

One of the world’s most exclusive golf clubs, Loch Lomond, is thought to have now paid off the huge amounts it has owed to its bank.

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Two-hour golf promoted as a winter activity

Two-hour golf promoted as a winter activity 2 Updated

🕔07:18, 18.Jan 2016

The body that runs amateur golf in England is promoting nine-hole golf as an activity for people to do this winter.

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This video shows the exceptional environmental work golf clubs do

This video shows the exceptional environmental work golf clubs do 0

🕔07:10, 31.Dec 2015

Wildlife filmmaker Bertie Allison talks about his unique video that shows how golf clubs can benefit the environment

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Banker who stole thousands from golf club avoids jail

Banker who stole thousands from golf club avoids jail 1

🕔12:22, 9.Dec 2015

The former treasurer of the world’s fifth oldest golf club and a top banker has escaped jail despite embezzling thousands of pounds from Royal Musselburgh GC.

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Why the refurbishment of Sandy Lodge’s clubhouse has boosted wedding income

Why the refurbishment of Sandy Lodge’s clubhouse has boosted wedding income 0

🕔08:57, 23.Nov 2015

The refurbishment to the interior at clubhouses like Sandy Lodge didn’t just provide an upgrade to tired facilities, it created areas that have attracted revenue from the likes of wedding parties and small conferences

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Wentworth to charge £125,000 joining fee

Wentworth to charge £125,000 joining fee 3

🕔15:04, 21.Oct 2015

Wentworth Club in Surrey is to raise its joining fee from £15,000 to £125,000 amid reports that it wants to get rid of its high net worth members because they are not rich enough.

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What will the National Living Wage mean for your golf club?

What will the National Living Wage mean for your golf club? 0

🕔23:59, 18.Sep 2015

What will the National Living Wage mean for your golf club – and in particular your food and beverage operation? Food and beverage consultant Steven Brown deals with typical concerns

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No fraud investigation for Brocket Hall

No fraud investigation for Brocket Hall 0

🕔15:48, 14.Aug 2015

The appointed administrator of Brocket Hall, one of Britain’s premier golf clubs, has denied claims that it has uncovered evidence of dishonest practice.

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Here’s the top three things I learnt about the industry in July

Here’s the top three things I learnt about the industry in July 0

🕔11:37, 31.Jul 2015

The top three things Golf Club Management editor Alistair Dunsmuir discovered about the industry in July.

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