Saturday, 24th June, 2017

Stories tagged ‘Golf Consultants Association’

Friday, May 19th, 2017

It’s safety first for Searle and GCA

Health and safety specialist Britrisk is reaping the rewards of managing director Tom Searle’s membership of the Golf Consultants Association after securing three new clients

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

GCA Signs Andy Campbell

The widely-experienced founder and proprietor of Campbell Golf Associates, Andy Campbell, is the latest skilled practitioner to join the burgeoning Golf Consultants Association

Friday, May 5th, 2017

GBN Interview: Howard Swan, Chairman of Golf Consultants Association

GCA numbers have increased greatly over the past three years or so and have begun to make an even larger impact on the international golf market

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

FootGolf To Go Down A (Sand) Storm in The Algarve 

The Algarve’s first dedicated FootGolf course opened in April set among pine trees close to the renowned golf destinations of Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Peate Planning For Success With GCA

Planning specialist Aaron Peate, an associate director with London-based Indigo Planning Limited, is plotting a bright future after securing membership of the expanding Golf Consultants Association

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Swan Anticipates Exciting Year Ahead For GCA

The Golf Consultants Association has voted for chairman Howard Swan to remain in the post for a further two years, following the recent annual general meeting in London

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Timberlake Is Latest Recruit to Join GCA 

Surrey-based Ian Timberlake is the latest renowned golf industry figure to join the increasingly influential Golf Consultants Association

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Lloyd-Skinner Excited By Membership of GCA

Andrew Lloyd-Skinner is relishing the chance to play a part in the future of the Golf Consultants Association after becoming the newest member of the organisation

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Harris Kalinka visualises great future with Azalea

Harris Kalinka, one of the world’s leading ‘visualisation’ agencies in the fields of golf and architecture, has engaged the Azalea Group to handle its PR and marketing the full story »

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Pask Is Welcome Addition to GCA

Michael Pask, former senior vice-president of WME IMG Golf, is the latest recruit to add his experience and expertise to the Golf Consultants Association

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

New GCA Partners Join Forces

The Golf Consultants Association has welcomed three premium corporate partners to its new programme which is designed to establish closer links across various sections of the golf industry

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

GCA Member Visualising Virtual Video Success

Golf course visualisation studio Harris Kalinka has created stunning animations for 10 courses worldwide so far in 2016 – and its new show-reel shows off its work with many of the biggest names in golf course architecture. Andrew Harris is a member of the Golf Consultants Association

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

FSPA’s New Communications Hire: Championing UK Sports and Play

FSPA member Associations include British Association of Golf Course Constructors, British Golf Industry Association, British Rootzone and Top-dressing Manufacturers Association, Club Managers Association of Europe, Golf Consultants Association and UK Golf Course Owners Association

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Golf in the Olympics – a personal view from Howard Swan

The golf course architect hopes that the return of Golf as an Olympic sport will encourage the governments of the world to see the game as valuable to their natural, financial and social development and to see a chance for expansion and investment

Friday, February 26th, 2016

GCA AGM Looks To Bright Future

Members attending the recent annual meeting of the Golf Consultants Association (GCA) in London learned how the group will look to develop in 2016

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Water supply – are you at the mercy of the water company?

the second of a series of practical articles prepared by Bill Hawthorn MIAgrE ASIC GCA, the Irrigation and Water supply specialist Engineer for the Golf Consultants Association and a Director of 2iC Consultants Ltd

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

GCA Members Will Enjoy A Busy Week In Harrogate

Members of the Golf Consultants Association will be out in force next week, passing on their expertise to delegates at Harrogate during one of the busiest weeks in the industry’s calendar

Friday, December 18th, 2015

“Who made that crazy decision?”

Everyone involved in golf will have their favourite stories of the strange decisions that golf clubs have made down the years, writes GCA member Jerry Kilby

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Johnston Helps GCA Enhance Social Responsibility

The latest recruit to the Golf Consultants Association brings extensive experience in corporate social responsibility, community engagement and vocational training

Friday, December 4th, 2015

Golf Consultants Association Completes Year in Great Shape

As the year draws to a close, members of the Golf Consultants Association (GCA) can look back on a busy and prosperous 2015 – with many of them busier than ever as the new year looms

Friday, November 20th, 2015

Preparing for Winter

The first of a series of practical articles prepared by Bill Hawthorn MIAgrE  ASIC GCA, the Irrigation and Water supply specialist Engineer for the Golf Consultants Association and a Director of 2iC Consultants

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

The BGIA Offers Free Insolvency Law Seminar

On 20th November 2015 the Federation of Sport and Play Associations will hold a free seminar for all members at The Ardencote Manor which will be open to members of BGIA

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Africa Golf Summit – a great success

Organisers of the first pan-African gathering in golf have hailed the event as a resounding success

Friday, August 28th, 2015

Swan Leads UK Presence at Africa Golf Summit

The UK presence at next month’s inaugural Africa Golf Summit (AGS) will be led by the Golf Consultants Association, whose chairman, Howard Swan, is one of the keynote speakers

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Africa Golf Summit: A Gathering of Golfing Greats

The summit will promote the Africa Golf Centre of Excellence Programme seeking to establish three key pilot projects in Southern Africa, West Africa and East Africa through public-private partnerships