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NZ Golf forms industry council to encourage unity

POSTED ON December 5, 2017 @ 1:24 pm

Golf is a sport that is important to New Zealanders, holding a special place in the nation’s sporting landscape. Each year over half a million kiwis play the sport at one of the 390 clubs throughout the country, making it the most played formal sport in New Zealand. As a...

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SEEKING: Director Of Instruction – The Golf Academy, Beijing, China

POSTED ON December 4, 2017 @ 2:19 pm

Facility Description The Golf Academy at Shadow Creek is located within the Shadow Creek Golf Club. The academy consists of a championship 18 Hole Jack Nicklaus Design golf course, outstanding short game practice area, two indoor full swing simulator swing studios, and a fitness center. The Academy is conveniently located...

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Golfasian Bags Triple Whammy of Honors At World Golf Awards

POSTED ON November 27, 2017 @ 9:58 am

BANGKOK, Thailand (November 26, 2017) — GOLFASIAN has continued its hot streak at the World Golf Awards, picking up top honors in three categories at the 2017 event. The company, Asia’s largest golf tour operator, was one of the big winners at the gala ceremony, held this year at the...

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KPMG and LET develop education programme for female tour Pros

POSTED ON November 26, 2017 @ 12:32 pm

KPMG and the Ladies European Tour (LET) have committed to work together to produce a new resource that will give the LET members access to high quality educational material so that they can continue to invest in their own personal development whilst competing on the tour. from left: Scott Ward,...

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Tiger Woods dethroned as top career prize money winner in sports

POSTED ON November 22, 2017 @ 11:08 am

Tiger Woods’s long layoff from the game has finally taken its toll, at least in terms of his ranking among the highest-earning athletes of all time. Roger Federer has officially surpassed Woods to become the top career prize money winner, in terms of money won on the PGA Tour, or...

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Sponsorship Chief Morgan Leaves HSBC

POSTED ON November 11, 2017 @ 6:39 am

Giles Morgan, one of the most important men in golf because of the amount of sponsorship money he directed into the game and the influence he held within it as a result, has left HSBC, he confirmed to Global Golf Post. Morgan, 46, had been head of global sponsorship strategy...

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Mount Lawley & Victoria GC – two of the world’s creepiest courses

POSTED ON November 1, 2017 @ 9:41 am

In the spirit of Halloween this week GOLF.com has elected the nine scariest courses around the world, listing Perth’s Mount Lawley Golf Course as number five. The golf channel motivated their nomination with the many alleged ghost encounters on the course’s infamously difficult 11th hole. “The 11th hole is known...

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CMAE releases White Paper on ‘The Best Management Style for the Future’

POSTED ON November 1, 2017 @ 9:26 am

The Club Managers Association of Europe (CMAE) have released a White Paper detailing the findings of discussions between a collective group of Certified Club Managers on ‘The Best Management Style for the Future’. Eleven of Europe’s Certified Club Managers (CCM’s) gathered at Royal Mid Surrey Golf Club for a CCM...

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Greg Norman Golf Course Design’s Oldfield Update

POSTED ON October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am

Greg Norman Golf Course Design (GNGCD) has announced the relaunch of Oldfield Golf Club in historic Bluffton, South Carolina. Nestled within one of the most pristine plantations along the Atlantic coastline, Oldfield debuted in 2000 and is an original GNGCD design. The epitome of a Lowcountry course, the routing winds...

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