Author: Miklos Breitner

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How did the Burhill Group reaccredit its golf clubs as GEO Certified?

By: 2022. 04. 06.

I would say being GEO Certified should be a fundamental requirement for golf clubs. Golfers are worried about climate change. They are reducing their use of plastic, cutting food waste, and recycling, among other activities. It is really…

BIGGA CEO Jim Croxton Continue to Learn at BTME in March 1 greenkeepers

What do greenkeepers expect from their employers in golf clubs?

By: 2022. 04. 05.

I think that’s a very important recognition of what Jim Croxton said at 2022 BTME. Namely: "....with golf participation and membership booming, the time has come for the leading bodies in the game to make a priority of…

Golf Pride CPX perfromance grip

How does Golf Pride’s softest performance grip, the CPX, help?

By: 2022. 04. 01.

Ever since I switched Golf Pride MCC Align grips, I’ve been paying close attention to the company’s innovations ever since. My game from them has improved incredibly. The new Golf Pride CPX (“Comfort Performance Extreme”) performance grip combines…

Black Desert Resort Construction

Black Desert Resort gets a very playable Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course

By: 2022. 03. 31.

I have just found a very interesting golf resort development project, the Black Desert Resort. The Black Desert Resort is a 600-plus acre resort, golf and entertainment district in Ivins, Utah, a suburb of St. George. D.A. Davidson…

Broken Top Club by Troon

Troon Selected To Manage Broken Top Club

By: 2022. 03. 30.

Troon has been selected to manage Broken Top Club, a private club located in Bend, Oregon.  Troon Privé, the private club operating division of Troon, will manage golf operations, food & beverage, golf course agronomy, and membership marketing. Broken…

Vattanac Golf Resort golf academy

A full-service golf academy is ready to impress us at the Vattanac Golf Resort

By: 2022. 03. 29.

My interviewee Nikolaj Kromann Jørgensen (COO, TrackMan) said "We see most range facilities and public golf courses, and many private clubs, evaluating how they can create more value for their customers and members at the driving range." A good example of…

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Can the new Scotty Cameron Phantom X Putters show something completely new?

By: 2022. 03. 28.

The 2022 Scotty Cameron Phantom X putters feature entirely new head shapes and updates to popular models. The putters also feature a new textured grip, new graphics, and premium styling. Tour-preferred milled 303 stainless steel face construction carries…

John Deere OnLink greenkeeper

How does John Deere help optimize golf course operations expenditures?

By: 2022. 03. 25.

Do you remember when John Deere acquired OnLink, an industry-leading golf course performance optimization software platform in 2019? At the time, John Deere explained the acquisition by saying they would like to address the golf industry’s ongoing labor…

BIGGA Dennis Mortram was presented with the Outstanding Contribution of the Year Award by Steven Nixon of Bernhard and Company

Who have impressed the BIGGA jury with their work in 2021?

By: 2022. 03. 24.

At the BIGGA Welcome Celebration with AMS Robotics, Dennis Mortram, 75, was awarded with the Outstanding Contribution of the Year Award sponsored by Bernhard and Company. Dennis is a former tutor at Reaseheath College in Cheshire and was…

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How you will become a sniper with Wilson Staff D9 forged irons?

By: 2022. 03. 23.

One of my best decisions last year was when I replaced my golf clubs with the Wilson Staff D9 irons. As I read others' reviews of Wilson Staff D9 irons and other members of the D9 family, I…

TaylorMade Tour Response golf ball Stripe with Trail 2022

How much is the new TaylorMade Tour Response golf ball worth to the average golfer?

By: 2022. 03. 22.

It just bothers me how much TaylorMade emphasizes its new TaylorMade Tour Response golf balls have got tour-proven technologies and features? TaylorMade integrated into the new TaylorMade Tour Response golf balls the Tour Flight Dimple Pattern seen in…

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Here is how you can understand better your golf club customers’ needs

By: 2022. 03. 21.

Perhaps it is no exaggeration to say that the last two years have been outstanding for the golf industry. Wherever we look we can see significant growth in golf participation and golf equipment sales. NGF’s participation research shows…

Golf Saudi 1st Arabic Golf Education & Training Programme Announced

What is included in Golf Saudi’s 1st Arabic Golf Education & Training Program?

By: 2022. 03. 18.

The Saudis are methodically and thoroughly building the foundation of their golf industry. A good example of this is Golf Saudi's 1st-ever Arabic golf education and training program. The program is centered around providing job opportunities for Saudi…

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Can the Green Swing convince golfers to use bamboo-made tees?

By: 2022. 03. 17.

In the last two years, we have come across more and more companies are trying to make tees made from bamboo (e.g., OCEANTEE). None of them are specifying the species of their bamboo. The strongest bamboo is Guadua…

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How can the new PING Glide 4.0 wedges improve your short game performance?

By: 2022. 03. 16.

A quick reminder of the PING Glide 3.0 wedges before moving on to the new PING Glide 4.0 wedges. So maybe we better understand how different the new PING Glide 4.0 wedges are. The PING Glide 3.0 wedges…

oneXp mobile application golf swing analysis

Can PGA Pros take 100% control of their business with oneXp app?

By: 2022. 03. 15.

The App Annie State of Mobile 2021 study found Consumers migrated more of their physical needs onto mobile; spend hit new heights at $143 billion at 20% growth YoY.Mobile took over mindshare at 3.5 trillion hours on Android…

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What are the 3 major changes in the new Titleist AVX golf ball?

By: 2022. 03. 14.

I see Titleist holding itself to launch new Titleist AVX golf balls every two years. We have now reached the third generation of Titleist AVX golf balls. The Titleist product development team tried to meet the following expectations…

ECCO BIOM C4_A

How do ECCO BIOM C4 golf shoes offer 360-degree breathability and comfort?

By: 2022. 03. 10.

I am so happy to have discovered ECCO GOLF golf shoes a few years ago. One of the reasons I loved ECCO GOLF is the comfort feeling throughout my entire game. ECCO GOLF tries to enhance this feeling…

PowaKaddy CT8 GPS 2022 - Gun Metal - Extended Battery

PowaKaddy CT8 GPS is the world’s smallest GPS electric golf trolley

By: 2022. 03. 10.

The brand-new PowaKaddy CT8 GPS joins the CT6 in PowaKaddy’s compact range, and boasts a fully-integrated GPS, accessible via an entirely new 3.5” full-color touch screen display, making it the smallest, most intelligent ultra-compact GPS golf trolley in the world.…

2022 BIGGA Awards Finalists announcement

Guess who are the finalists of the BIGGA Awards 2022!

By: 2022. 03. 09.

The BTME 2022 is almost here. It is very likely to be held between 22-24 March with Continue to Learn taking place from Sunday 20 to Wednesday 23 March 2022. One of the highlights of BTME each year…