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SEEKING: Pastry Sous Chef – Royal Sydney Golf Club

POSTED ON October 16, 2017 @ 2:07 pm

If you’re looking for a full time role with a strong reputation, the opportunity to develop and the chance to work with good people who are talented and work hard; join The Royal Sydney Golf Club. The Club is looking to recruit a Pastry Sous Chef to join its Kitchen...

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Growing Golf in the UK report puts focus on women and juniors

POSTED ON October 16, 2017 @ 10:24 am

Golf at Goodwood has a long history. The first course on the Estate was laid down in 1892 by Lady Helen Taylor, and the strong connection between Women and the course continues till this day. The course’s attraction is based on an innovative Points Membership model, costing only £250 to...

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Revealed – The Secrets of Retaining Golf Club Members

POSTED ON October 13, 2017 @ 12:52 pm

The secrets of keeping golf club members happy, contented and loyal are revealed in new report commissioned by England Golf: ‘Valuing Your Customers’. The findings, from Manchester Metropolitan University, will be used to help golf clubs strengthen their business by retaining their members. They’ll be shared by England Golf’s club...

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Sergio Garcia, TaylorMade mutually agree to part ways

POSTED ON October 10, 2017 @ 12:20 pm

  After more than a decade together, Sergio Garcia and TaylorMade are no longer partners, as announced by the equipment brand Monday. Garcia, who won the 2017 Masters in April, was recently seen competing in the Dell Technologies Championship with a Toulon putter (which is owned by Callaway) as well...

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Ernie Els to receive 2018 Old Tom Morris Award from GCSAA

POSTED ON September 27, 2017 @ 1:18 pm

Ernie Els, a four-time major champion, member of the World Golf Hall of Fame (2010) and founder of the Els for Autism Foundation (2009), will be the recipient of the 2018 Old Tom Morris Award from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA). Els also founded The Ernie Els...

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Acushnet Holdings Corp. Announces Retirement of CEO Wally Uihlein

POSTED ON September 26, 2017 @ 8:33 am

Acushnet Holdings Corp. (NYSE:  GOLF) (“Acushnet”) announced today that Wally Uihlein, President and Chief Executive Officer, has notified the Acushnet Board of Directors of his plan to retire, effective January 1, 2018.  Uihlein started with Acushnet in 1976 and has been the senior golf executive since 1995.  Uihlein will remain...

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Steve Williams parts way with Adam Scott, joins the women

POSTED ON September 25, 2017 @ 11:13 am

After 39 years of caddying, Steve Williams is set for a new experience. Williams will be taking the bag for his first professional women’s event, supporting American Danielle Kang at New Zealand Women’s Open next week. The 24-year-old has recorded five top 10 finishes in 2017, and is 11th on...

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GolfBox and PGAs of Europe Join Forces

POSTED ON September 22, 2017 @ 12:21 pm

Leading golf software providers, GolfBox, and the PGAs of Europe have signed an agreement to work together promoting the GolfBox ProPlanner and utilising the tournament software package that has been so successful around the world. The agreement will see the Association promote the latest addition to GolfBox’s software suite, ProPlanner,...

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Golf at the Olympics: Set for 2024 in Paris

POSTED ON September 17, 2017 @ 7:29 pm

Nobody knew exactly what to expect from golf returning to the Summer Olympic Games for the first time in 112 years. How would an untested venue test the game’s best players? How would the world react to the game’s inclusion among the Olympic program? Even with the decision by a...

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NZ Golf Industry Council launched to cultivate the game

POSTED ON September 8, 2017 @ 2:08 pm

In December 2015, New Zealand Golf and several other golf industry bodies gathered at the Royal Auckland Golf Club to form an initiative with the common goal to coordinate efforts between associations within the NZ golf industry. With over half a million kiwis picking up a golf club every year...

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