“If we didn’t have the American golfers, we probably wouldn’t be here”

“If we didn’t have the American golfers, we probably wouldn’t be here” 4

🕔10:50, 17.May 2024

A senior director at one of Scotland’s top golf clubs has said that Americans account for more than half of business at top-end golf courses and hotels in Scotland during the summer season.

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Protected: Golfing glasses the pros use to their advantage

Protected: Golfing glasses the pros use to their advantage 0

🕔13:17, 16.May 2024

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Meet the new club ambassadors

Meet the new club ambassadors 0

🕔11:24, 16.May 2024

In the last few months a number of golf clubs have looked to the women’s professional game to appoint ambassadors to practice at the club, and promote themselves, golf and their venues to female golfers.

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How many members are shopping at your club?

How many members are shopping at your club? 0

🕔10:59, 16.May 2024

Charlie Hartley from Foremost Golf discusses the percentage of club members that are spending their time and money at their golf club’s pro shop and outlines how to prevent members looking elsewhere.

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Toptracer install at Gloucester Golf Club brings business back from the brink

Toptracer install at Gloucester Golf Club brings business back from the brink 0

🕔10:23, 16.May 2024

A 350 percent increase in balls hit at Gloucester Golf Club’s driving range in 2023 results in a dramatic change of fortune for the venue.

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“The Toro Grandstand means more efficient mowing”

“The Toro Grandstand means more efficient mowing” 0

🕔09:50, 16.May 2024

The GrandStand is a stand-on mower, meaning it’s smaller and more compact, allowing greater access to smaller areas than a ride-on.

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Club introduces dementia-friendly golf lessons

Club introduces dementia-friendly golf lessons 4

🕔10:35, 15.May 2024

Bromley Golf Centre in London is teaching dementia-friendly golf sessions to support local people living with dementia, and their carers.

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Golf course may close to accommodate housing

Golf course may close to accommodate housing 3

🕔11:43, 13.May 2024

A golf course in Leicestershire may be closed down amid plans to build hundreds of new homes in the area.

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Scottish Golf plans to create women’s and girls’ posts

Scottish Golf plans to create women’s and girls’ posts 2

🕔11:20, 10.May 2024

Scottish Golf has said it is aiming for 30,000 women to be members of its affiliated golf clubs by 2027 – a rise of 15 percent in just four years.

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Q1 sees participation fall

Q1 sees participation fall 3

🕔11:45, 9.May 2024

Golf participation in England, Scotland and Wales for the first quarter of 2024 was slightly down compared with the previous two years.

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Meet the general manager: Barry Forster

Meet the general manager: Barry Forster 1

🕔11:33, 9.May 2024

From Enmore Park Golf Club in Somerset, general manager Barry Forster talks about his role, managing his time, increasing the profitability of the pro shop and how TGI Golf has helped him and the club.

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Tips for golf clubs looking to secure funding

Tips for golf clubs looking to secure funding 0

🕔11:10, 9.May 2024

Funders are increasingly eager to invest in projects that promote sustainability, writes Golf Finance.

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What is a settlement agreement?

What is a settlement agreement? 0

🕔10:22, 9.May 2024

Carolyne Wahlen from Golf HR explains what a ‘settlement agreement’ is and when an employer should consider using one, if it is planning on making an employee redundant.

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Golfmanager secures its 10th UK golf club

Golfmanager secures its 10th UK golf club 0

🕔10:10, 9.May 2024

Golfmanager, the software designed to fully digitise the daily operations of golf clubs, has added Winter Hill Golf Club and Eastbourne Downs Golf Club in Britain to its global portfolio.

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GPS-guided sprayers reduce the risk of human error

GPS-guided sprayers reduce the risk of human error 2

🕔10:01, 9.May 2024

Accurate spraying saves money. Golf course managers are always looking for products and equipment to improve playing conditions, conserve resources and save money, and that’s where Smithco can help.

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Golf club agrees to make changes following tragic accident

Golf club agrees to make changes following tragic accident 0

🕔11:11, 8.May 2024

A leading Scottish golf club has agreed to make a number of changes, including the removal of a hedge, after an 11-year-old boy was tragically killed on a nearby road.

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“We have already closed 29 days this year”

“We have already closed 29 days this year” 7

🕔10:54, 7.May 2024

Golf clubs in the UK and Ireland have had a difficult start to the golfing season due to constant wet weather, as the last month was the sixth wettest April since records began.

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LIV opens up new golf betting opportunities

LIV opens up new golf betting opportunities 0

🕔15:53, 6.May 2024

The LIV tour, as of 2024, consists of 14 events featuring a field of 54 players.

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Club membership increased in England in 2023

Club membership increased in England in 2023 0

🕔12:18, 5.May 2024

The chief executive of England Golf has revealed club membership in 2023 increased slightly from the previous year.

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Virtual greens: How online golf simulations are training tomorrow’s champions

Virtual greens: How online golf simulations are training tomorrow’s champions 0

🕔08:55, 5.May 2024

Golf simulations are now allowing people to play, practise and have fun.

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GolfSixes returns for 2024

GolfSixes returns for 2024 0

🕔13:51, 3.May 2024

The GolfSixes League has resumed for 2024.

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How installing EV charge points can spark higher profits 

How installing EV charge points can spark higher profits  0

🕔11:11, 2.May 2024

Daniel Lessiter, Head of Business Partnerships at charge point operator Believ, explains how installing Electric Vehicle (EV) charge points can spark higher profits while benefitting members.

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Exploring the impact of dollar spot on golf courses

Exploring the impact of dollar spot on golf courses 0

🕔10:49, 2.May 2024

Dollar spot is a relatively new disease to the UK and in 2023 we saw the largest outbreak we have seen on our shores.

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The PGA supports Prostate Cancer UK

The PGA supports Prostate Cancer UK 0

🕔10:24, 2.May 2024

The PGA is strengthening its support for Prostate Cancer UK’s Big Golf Race with the aim to get more than 100 members pledging a free multi-round fourball so golfers can conquer a challenge at their club.

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Toro’s MVP kits are 10% off this month

Toro’s MVP kits are 10% off this month 0

🕔09:18, 2.May 2024

Reesink Turfcare is once again supporting customers with discounts on genuine Toro parts. This time it’s the multi-purpose, multi-value MVP kits which are benefitting from 10 percent off in May.

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