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National Golf Month is Back with a Swing in 2016!

2.01pm 29th January 2016 - Growing the Game

National Golf Month website screen grabNGM 2016 returns in May, bigger and better than ever before. Here national organiser Doud Poole describes just a few of the things that will make this year’s event even more successful

Paul McGinley, Ian Poulter, Mel Reid and Charley Hull have all pledged their support. They will be sharing their tips and news via NGM, including advice on how to get out and golf this year

Over 40 organisations across golf and golf media are committed to helping NGM2016 get people golfing, including Bauer Media Group, Talksport, Sky, Ping, Callaway, Nike and the European Tour

It’s a lot of new golfers but we know we can do it. This year there are initiatives in place specifically to encourage more kids, women, families and lapsed golfers, all of which fall under three distinct programmes:


We need your help; as someone working in golf you can sign up on our website to offer lessons, deals at your clubs, offers in your shop, whatever it is you do in golf, there is something you can do to help – and benefit from – National Golf Month, so sign up today.

As Captain of the European Team for The 2014 Ryder Cup Paul McGinley put it, “I am delighted to be supporting National Golf Month of May 2016. I would encourage everybody to get behind this project, get out and get golfing, as we endeavour to see more people enjoy the great benefits and fun that this game has to offer.”

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Doug Poole at

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