GolfBusinessNews.com ClubCar.tv

In the U.K. it’s National Golf Month

May 3rd, 2016

“A great job has been done on the opening in Westminster, and it has engaged politicians and has some government support which is what we want to see, and actually what the government wants to see is all of the industry getting behind it.” Not my words but those of Colin Mayes, CEO of BBL Golf and Chairman of UK Golf Course Owners Association, in an exclusive interview that we are pleased to publish today.

Here are those numbers one last time:

Pro Sign Up https://www.fibodo.com/national-golf-month/pro-signup

Club Sign Up https://www.fibodo.com/national-golf-month/club-signup

Geoff Russell, Publisher

gbc@golfbusinesslinks.net

@GBNPublisher

GBN Interview: Colin Mayes CEO of BGL Golf and Chairman of UKGCOA

GBN Interview: Colin Mayes CEO of BGL Golf and Chairman of UKGCOA

Interviews     12:50 pm, May 3, 2016

One of the largest golf course operators in the UK, BGL Golf has 22 courses at its ten venues, with leisure centres and Adventure Golf courses developed at selected sites

Read more →
2016 HSBC Golf Business Forum Heads to TPC Sawgrass

2016 HSBC Golf Business Forum Heads to TPC Sawgrass

Exhibitions & Conferences     12:15 pm, May 3, 2016

The eagerly anticipated 2016 HSBC Golf Business Forum, the world’s premier golf business event for industry leaders and decision makers, today announced that it will be staged at the Marriott Sawgrass Resort and Spa from 28 November – 1 December

Read more →
Five star golf resort strikes major deal with John Deere

Five star golf resort strikes major deal with John Deere

Courses     11:38 am, May 3, 2016

Lough Erne Golf Resort in Northern Ireland has recently invested in a fleet of new John Deere golf course maintenance machines supplied by Lisburn dealer Johnston Gilpin & Co

Read more →
New Get into golf drive in Durham

New Get into golf drive in Durham

Growing the Game     11:37 am, May 3, 2016

Funding for the project has been provided by Sport England, after a successful Small Grants Bid by England Golf regional manager Jason Budd

Read more →
Aitkens Seaweed delivers speed on the greens at Newmarket

Aitkens Seaweed delivers speed on the greens at Newmarket

Courses     11:33 am, May 3, 2016

Aitkens Award Surf To Turf Triple 30 Seaweed has been pivotal in helping to maintain the expected high standard at The Links Golf Club, Newmarket, one of Cambridgeshire’s most renowned golf courses

Read more →
Aquatrols Signs Up with Asian Golf Industry Federation

Aquatrols Signs Up with Asian Golf Industry Federation

Corporate     11:32 am, May 3, 2016

Aquatrols, the leading provider of surfactant and other technologies used to optimise soil-water-plant interactions, has joined the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF).

Read more →
PowaKaddy introduces its most comprehensive cart bag range

PowaKaddy introduces its most comprehensive cart bag range

New Products     11:32 am, May 3, 2016

New colours and designs light up 2016 range and offer more bag options than ever before

Read more →
Ryder Cup Trophy Tour to Visit Germany

Ryder Cup Trophy Tour to Visit Germany

Sponsorship     11:31 am, May 3, 2016

The famous Trophy will be put on public display from 11th- 15th May at BMW Welt in Munich, as part of a roadshow aimed at building further fan excitement ahead of September’s event at Hazeltine, USA

Read more →
First European Tour Title Won by CGA-HSBC China Junior Program Graduate

First European Tour Title Won by CGA-HSBC China Junior Program Graduate

Growing the Game     11:30 am, May 3, 2016

An outstanding victory by China’s Haotong Li’s at the Volvo China Open marks the first European Tour title for a CGA-HSBC China Junior Golf Program graduate and adds further momentum behind Asia as a growing force in the game

Read more →
English Golf clubs receive over £50,000 in flood relief funding

English Golf clubs receive over £50,000 in flood relief funding

Courses     11:30 am, May 3, 2016

Thirteen golf clubs across the north of England have received a total of over £50,000 from Sport England to help them repair damage from the winter floods

Read more →
Ryder Cup Captains Ring Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

Ryder Cup Captains Ring Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

Sponsorship     11:29 am, May 3, 2016

The Captains were accompanied at the opening of the markets by Nuala Walsh, Global Head of Marketing & Client Relations at Standard Life Investments, The Ryder Cup trophy and Pete Bevacqua, CEO of the PGA of America

Read more →
Club beats target to inspire 100 girls – by four years!

Club beats target to inspire 100 girls – by four years!

Growing the Game     11:29 am, May 3, 2016

A Cheshire club which aimed to mark its 100th year in 2020 by introducing 100 girls to the game of golf has hit its target - four years early.

Read more →
PGA Pro achieves Certified Club Manager status

PGA Pro achieves Certified Club Manager status

People     11:28 am, May 3, 2016

David Gemmell, the PGA Professional for Aberdour Golf Club in Fife, is the latest club industry professional to achieve the globally recognised Certified Club Manager

Read more →
Langer Chasing Carnoustie Repeat

Langer Chasing Carnoustie Repeat

Sponsorship     11:28 am, May 3, 2016

Bernhard Langer returns to Carnoustie, the scene of his first Senior Major Championship victory, in July with his sights trained on becoming only the third player in history to win the Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex three times

Read more →
New era at Belleisle as new golf clubhouse opens for business

New era at Belleisle as new golf clubhouse opens for business

Courses     11:27 am, May 3, 2016

The Belleisle championship course, designed by James Braid in 1927, is one of the most popular golf courses in Scotland, viewed by many as one of the best public inland courses in the country

Read more →
First Women’s Collection Helps G/FORE Soar To New Heights

First Women’s Collection Helps G/FORE Soar To New Heights

New Products     11:27 am, May 3, 2016

Designer golf brand G/FORE is exploring new territory with the launch of its exciting spring/summer 2016 collection - including a women's apparel range for the first time in its evolving history

Read more →
Yas Links Retains 59club

Yas Links Retains 59club

Corporate     11:26 am, May 3, 2016

The world-renowned Yas Links, in Abu Dhabi, has retained the services of 59club, the industry leader in measuring and analysing customer-service levels at golf venues, to ensure it maintains its worldwide reputation for excellence

Read more →
All Square App launches on Android

All Square App launches on Android

New Products     11:15 am, May 3, 2016

The award-winning social platform for golfers is now available on Android devices. The aim of the app is to become the world’s leading marketplace and social network for golfers

Read more →
Nippon Shaft Introduces New MODUS3 Wedge Shaft

Nippon Shaft Introduces New MODUS3 Wedge Shaft

New Products     10:43 am, May 3, 2016

Nippon Shaft has announced the release of the N.S. PRO MODUS3 Wedge, a newly developed steel wedge shaft that offers optimum short game performance

Read more →

Last week's most read stories

  1. PuttView turns heads on European Tour
  2. Sales and Marketing Appointments Signal Exciting Times for FootJoy
  3. PGAs of Europe Strengthen Provision of International Golf Development Expertise
  4. Golf Business Innovation Show: New Event for Club Owners/Managers/Secretaries
  5. Hashtag Golf Travel launches with Luxury Giveaway Draw
  6. Gleddoch appoints Stuart Cruickshank as Golf and Leisure Manager
  7. Golfsociëteit De Lage Vuursche First in Europe with E-Z-GO ELiTE Golf Cars
  8. Peter Lowery moves to Sandiway Golf Club
  9. Global Turf Equipment Adds Golf Ventures International as Caribbean Sales Agent
  10. Qualifying venues for 2018 Senior Open Championship at St Andrews

e-GolfBusiness.com Ltd, 5-7 High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames
Wallingford, England OX10 7HH

View Online   •   Update your subscription settings   •   Unsubscribe