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Yorkshire golf club goes electric for its course machinery

Yorkshire golf club goes electric for its course machinery 0

🕔09:47, 29.Apr 2021

Dore and Totley Golf Club is the first club in South Yorkshire to take delivery of Toro’s all-electric Greensmaster eTriFlex 3370 greens mower.

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TGI Golf recognition for PGA trainees

TGI Golf recognition for PGA trainees 0

🕔09:43, 29.Apr 2021

The TGI Golf Partnership has honoured and rewarded the latest crop of PGA trainees.

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BRS Golf forms partnership with Golf Access

BRS Golf forms partnership with Golf Access 0

🕔09:30, 29.Apr 2021

Golf club technology provider, BRS Golf, has linked up with Golf Access – a unique golf format designed to provide an exciting pathway for beginners to the game.

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The holes that will decide the 2021 Open Championship

The holes that will decide the 2021 Open Championship 0

🕔16:20, 27.Apr 2021

This summer’s Open Championship will be contested at the Royal St George’s Golf Club, which is situated right by the Kent village of Sandwich.

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A look at some of the clubs that have been investing

A look at some of the clubs that have been investing 0

🕔13:03, 27.Apr 2021

From a club rebranding to a driving range that has increased the number of professionals it employs, the growth in participation has given many golf clubs the confidence to invest in themselves.

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Irish golfers couldn’t play for 209 days

Irish golfers couldn’t play for 209 days 2

🕔07:29, 27.Apr 2021

Golf courses in the Republic of Ireland reopened this week – after being shut for 209 days out of the last just over 13 months.

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‘The golf industry must adapt to the needs of these new members’

‘The golf industry must adapt to the needs of these new members’ 2

🕔08:20, 25.Apr 2021

Golf clubs must show flexibility and not assume the new participants will automatically keep playing at their venue, says an Irish golf club consultant.

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Why do different grass seeds produce different amounts of oxygen?

Why do different grass seeds produce different amounts of oxygen? 0

🕔12:35, 24.Apr 2021

Jayne Leyland details why different grass seeds used on UK golf courses produce different amounts of oxygen, and the impact this can have on your carbon footprint.

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US golfer leads fundraising drive for Uphall clubhouse

US golfer leads fundraising drive for Uphall clubhouse 0

🕔08:29, 24.Apr 2021

A teaching professional at a golf club in Texas is trying to raise thousands of dollars for a Scottish golf club which had its clubhouse destroyed by a fire earlier this year.

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How to use bonuses in sports betting

How to use bonuses in sports betting 0

🕔16:04, 23.Apr 2021

Golf is one of the most popular sports to bet on in online casinos, especially in the UK.

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Top golfers’ ‘mental health has deteriorated in the last decade’

Top golfers’ ‘mental health has deteriorated in the last decade’ 0

🕔07:48, 18.Apr 2021

Research into the mental health of leading golfers has found it is deteriorating because they are spending more time on the road.

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Meet the director of golf: Graham Chambers

Meet the director of golf: Graham Chambers 1

🕔14:12, 17.Apr 2021

The director of golf at Longhirst Hall Golf Club talks about the venue’s history from coal mine to EuroPro Tour host, the last, extraordinary, year and what the next few years might look like for the golf industry.

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Hideki Matsuyama’s Masters win predicted to lead to Far East golf surge

Hideki Matsuyama’s Masters win predicted to lead to Far East golf surge 4

🕔11:47, 16.Apr 2021

There are predictions that Hideki Matsuyama’s win at the 2021 Masters will lead to a surge in popularity of the sport in Asia, particularly Japan.

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Irrigation maintenance checklist

Irrigation maintenance checklist 0

🕔09:27, 16.Apr 2021

Robert Jackson explores how an irrigation system can be maintained in a cost and time effective manner, ensuring it performs to an optimum level this spring and summer.

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How pro shops can make the most of the spending surge

How pro shops can make the most of the spending surge 0

🕔15:33, 12.Apr 2021

With shoppers returning to high streets and shopping centres, retailers are busy preparing to maximise the potential of physical stores and meet pent-up consumer demand.

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Meet the pro who teaches golf to blind people

Meet the pro who teaches golf to blind people 0

🕔12:10, 8.Apr 2021

Anders Mankert has been teaching – for free – blind golfers now for a quarter of a century, and some have gone on to excel at the game.

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Preparing for the return of F&B

Preparing for the return of F&B 0

🕔11:00, 8.Apr 2021

Golf clubs should prepare for the return of their bars and restaurants by evaluating their staff costs in these departments, argues food and beverage consultant Steven Brown.

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No, golf courses are not bad for the environment

No, golf courses are not bad for the environment 1

🕔07:09, 5.Apr 2021

There is a media narrative that golf courses are bad for the environment. However, research is finding that that not only is not true, but golf courses now play a pivotal role in how green a local area is.

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‘We are full from the first tee to the last’

‘We are full from the first tee to the last’ 1

🕔12:04, 1.Apr 2021

Several English golf clubs have reported that their first few days back has resulted in huge participation.

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Who will be the Masters champion?

Who will be the Masters champion? 0

🕔11:26, 1.Apr 2021

The Masters tournament is back in its deserved spot to start as the first foremost championship of the golf season.

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Johnson the bookmakers’ favourite as all eyes turn to Augusta for the Masters

Johnson the bookmakers’ favourite as all eyes turn to Augusta for the Masters 0

🕔18:12, 31.Mar 2021

There’s something special about The Masters.

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Here’s three golf industry trends that became evident in March

Here’s three golf industry trends that became evident in March 0

🕔15:26, 31.Mar 2021

With golf courses reopening in England to unprecedented demand, we look at the top three trends in the golf industry in March.

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Top golf themed slots

Top golf themed slots 0

🕔11:44, 31.Mar 2021

One armed bandits, fruit machines, pokies or puggy; they’ve been around for years but are certainly a little different today than their older cousins of the dark pub corner.

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Meet the head of golf: Andrew Jowett

Meet the head of golf: Andrew Jowett 2

🕔12:19, 26.Mar 2021

The new head of golf at Gleneagles talks about future plans at ‘The Glorious Playground’ and how the business has supported staff and customers during the pandemic.

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Preparing for the surge

Preparing for the surge 0

🕔10:24, 25.Mar 2021

With golf participation expected to be very high for the coming season, some venues have taken the opportunity of recent lockdowns to fast track major course renovation projects.

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‘We’re almost fully booked for the first two weeks’

‘We’re almost fully booked for the first two weeks’ 0

🕔07:07, 24.Mar 2021

A number of English golf clubs have detailed how excited they are about the return of golf next week, following an absence that’s lasted nearly three months.

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Comment: Handicaps for non-members of golf clubs

Comment: Handicaps for non-members of golf clubs 8

🕔08:07, 21.Mar 2021

Chris Gray, general manager at Cottingham Parks Golf & Leisure, argues that the plan to create handicaps for ’nomads’ risks repeating trends from the 1990s, which led to a decline in golf club memberships.

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