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Whisky: Debunking the common myths

Whisky: Debunking the common myths 0

🕔14:38, 7.Oct 2019

In some parts of the world, whisky is the only drink that the locals touch. While this isn’t constant in every destination, there’s no doubt that this is a beverage which has grown significantly over the last few years.

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Larger hole format led to significant revenue increase for Surrey golf club

Larger hole format led to significant revenue increase for Surrey golf club 0

🕔03:05, 2.Oct 2019

Thames Ditton and Esher Golf Club’s partnership with 1PUTT, which provides an alternative golfing experience featuring larger holes, has been a revenue-generating success.

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How the PGA Tour can expand its audience

How the PGA Tour can expand its audience 0

🕔00:11, 2.Oct 2019

The PGA Tour isn’t exactly hurting for popularity, with plenty of dedicated golf fanatics tuning in regularly from around the world.

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The revamp of The Grove’s bar and restaurant

The revamp of The Grove’s bar and restaurant 0

🕔17:16, 1.Oct 2019

The Hertfordshire golf resort now utilises the flora and fauna found at the venue for its cocktails, and its restaurant, which provides vegan offerings near live cooking stations.

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The top three golfers of all-time: Tiger Woods sits proudly alongside the greats

The top three golfers of all-time: Tiger Woods sits proudly alongside the greats 0

🕔06:01, 23.Sep 2019

When considering the best sportsmen, or sportswomen for that matter, in a chosen field across the entire history of a sport or event, you should always consider relevant factors that could make such comparisons problematic.

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Golf club invents game in honour of Nick Pink

Golf club invents game in honour of Nick Pink 0

🕔12:03, 16.Sep 2019

The outgoing chief executive of England Golf, Nick Pink, has had a new game named after him by a golf club in Wolverhampton.

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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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Suffolk golf club appoints social media stars to help with marketing

Suffolk golf club appoints social media stars to help with marketing 1

🕔11:39, 5.Aug 2019

Thorpeness Golf Club and Hotel has appointed two golf fans with large social media followings to market the facility.

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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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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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Five top golf break destinations

Five top golf break destinations 0

🕔10:44, 10.Oct 2018

Whether you are planning a sun-filled group golf holiday with your fellow golf club members, or just fancy a weekend away to try out a new course, here are some top destination ideas for your next golf break.

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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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