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Has PGA NovaWorld Phan Thiet chosen the right hotel partner?

By: September 29, 2022
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Vietnam’s newest premier lifestyle resort, PGA NovaWorld Phan Thiet, continues to reach new heights with the launch of a state-of-the-art luxury hotel – Radisson Resort Phan Thiet. It is fascinating that luxury hotels do not have an official…

Should Swing Factory acquire Golf Paradise Terrey Hills?

By: September 28, 2022
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The Australian Swing Factory - a Toptracer Partner - seems like clearly understands what the future generations of golf - Millennials and Generation Z are looking for: Public courses;Playing with friends (golf social tendencies): 62%experiences (e.g. Toptracer). Golf…

Can we say the new Titleist TSR driver is the smartest Titleist driver?

By: September 27, 2022

The new Titleist TSR driver family is the next generation of the Titleist Speed Project that began more than 6 years ago with the TS series and was followed by the popular TSi models. The Titleist TSi models…

What are the key learnings of the organizers of the 2022 Presidents Cup?

By: September 26, 2022
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The 2022 Presidents Cup has just ended. I am sharing with you now an interview with Rolex Partners Johnny Harris (Quail Hollow Club, President), Johno Harris (2022 Presidents Cup Chair), and Adam Sperling (Executive Director, 2022 Presidents Cup).…

Would you give an Eco-Friendly Award to Pula Golf Resort?

By: September 21, 2022
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Probably one of the very few positive side effects of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict is the understanding of the importance of renewable energies. Those golf clubs and resorts that - among them, Pula Golf Resort in Mallorca - invested…

Where is the Graphene in the new 2022 PING Autumn-Winter collection?

By: September 20, 2022
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I have just discovered that the advantages of graphene have been used for the new 2022 PING autumn-winter collection. Here are some important insights: thinnest and one of the most flexible materials in the clothing industry;stunning electrical and…

Who is the Official Timekeeper & Global Partner of the 2022 Presidents Cup?

By: September 19, 2022
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Nielsen tracked a 107% increase in sponsorship spending globally in the first part of 2021. Nielsen's 2021 Trust in Advertising study found: Millennials (25-40) and Gen X (41-56) trust advertising the most. Those aged 65+, followed by Gen Z (15-24) and Boomers (57-66) have the…

How can RepSpark help pro-shops to meet golfers’ demands

By: August 14, 2022
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One of the few benefits of the latest pandemic is the huge interest and demand for golf equipment and apparel. To handle the increased demand, and exceed golfers’ expectations in the pro-shops, is not a simple task. Hence,…

How to use Toptracer be like playing at the 150th Open Championship?

By: July 8, 2022
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The world’s leading driving range technology provider, Toptracer, is giving golfers across the globe a unique chance to take on The Old Course at St Andrews during Open week in the latest edition of its 9-Shot Challenge global…

How joining RepSpark can help your pro-shop earn more?

By: July 7, 2022
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Insider Intelligence found in 2022, worldwide retail e-commerce sales will exceed $5 trillion for the first time, accounting for more than a fifth of overall retail sales. In 2022, worldwide retail sales are poised to grow 5% year-over-year…

How does Toptracer30 connect the range and the golf course for our benefit?

By: July 1, 2022
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Industry-leading range technology provider, Toptracer, has just launched a brand-new game mode: Toptracer30. The exciting new game mode puts players in 30 realistic virtual on-course scenarios and measures how successfully the player navigates them – providing a mountain of…

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Who will enjoy the McLay-Kidd-designed golf course in Terras da Comporta?

By: September 15, 2022
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I am still under the spell of Mike Keiser's book The Nature of the Game: Links Golf at Bandon Dunes and Far Beyond. I believe links courses are far more exciting and closer to the authentic form of…

Would you change your wardrobe to the Chervo Autumn-Winter 2022-2023 Collection?

By: September 14, 2022
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I have to say, Chervo Autumn-Winter 2022-2023 Collection reflects nature really well. You will find in the new collection - among the others - the varied flora of the Amazon Rainforest to the resilient wildlife of the Himalayan…

Who has Troon International promoted to leadership positions internally?

By: September 13, 2022
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This year we can see an interesting HR trend globally. Namely, the increase in internal career moves. HR professionals really like this solution. When golf clubs a struggling to retain their best talents in various fields and the…

What more can Troon offer to impress Sandals Resorts?

By: September 12, 2022
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The cooperation between Troon and the Sandals Resorts goes back at least to 2015. In that year Troon was hired to help Sandals Resorts in the following areas daily operations including the clubhouse, staffing, maintenance facilities, and overall…

Who will the North Berwick Golf Club’s Community Fund support in 2022?

By: September 8, 2022
Elaine McBride North Berwick Golf Club Launches Community Fund for 2022

Golf clubs should not operate in isolation from the local community and region. It harms the relationship between the golf club and the local community. Golf clubs simply cannot prosper without the support of the local communities. Those…

12 technologies in the new ECCO BIOM G5 golf shoes for advanced performance

By: September 7, 2022
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I'm trying to describe what it feels like to play in ECCO golf shoes and what comes to mind. Maybe it's like playing on a Tom Doak-designed golf course. In short, minimalist, elegant, and very comfortable. That's why…

Will our game be better on Infinitum’s Lakes course with Bermuda Tifway 419 grass?

By: September 6, 2022
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When we consider our sustainability investment goals, our local climate, how to use water wisely, and not forget the golf experience it is good to think about what turfgrass species would be the best for us. Such and…

Who should La Hacienda Alcaidesa Links Golf Resort choose as its hotel partner?

By: September 5, 2022
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In February I shared with you that Millenium Hospitality - listed on the MAB since the 4th of July 2019 - acquired 90,000 square meters for 33.2 million Euros in the estate known as La Hacienda de San Roque in 2019. Today…

The John Deere renowned apprenticeship program is already 30 years old!

By: September 5, 2022
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John Deere has just marked the 30th anniversary of its renowned apprenticeship program with an open day to recruit the next generation of technicians to work across its agriculture, turf, and parts business. Over 1,000 apprentices have qualified…

Why should you pay attention to the Quinta do Lago golf academy?

By: September 1, 2022
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The Portuguese Quinta do Lago in the Algarve continues investing and developing its golf academy. Today it is considered one of the European elite golf academies. As part of the development, Quinta do Lago promoted Callum Burgess to…