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Golf Butler – A true golfing service experience!

POSTED ON August 18, 2017 @ 1:31 pm

CordeValle Resort near San Jose is one of the best-rated resorts in the Golden State, and it sports a Robert Trent Jones Jr. design that hosted the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open. If that isn’t enough to entice you to book a trip there, perhaps the addition of a golf butler...

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Mystic Sands golf course and development land sells for $1.2m

POSTED ON August 16, 2017 @ 5:47 pm

THE Mystic Sands golf course and residential subdivision 40km north of Townsville has a new owner who is rejuvenating the course and planning to develop a retirement village. Plumber Mick McMahon and his wife Lisa, who live at Balgal Beach, have acquired the holdings for just $1.2 million after it...

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Millennials breathing new life into the stodgy game of golf

POSTED ON August 14, 2017 @ 1:41 pm

This year’s report from the The National Golf Foundation’s (NGF) on golf participation in the United States has revealed that millennial golfers are breathing new life into the sport. The study found that 36 percent of the nearly 24 million golfers in the United States are young adults aged 18...

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VIDEO: Golfing With The Prison Guards at Angola

POSTED ON August 8, 2017 @ 2:57 pm

In the YouTube series Adventures In Golf, documentary filmmaker Erik Anders Lang takes viewers on a tour around the globe searching for the craziest, most intriguing stories in golf. In the latest episode Erik and the filmteam visits a golf course that few have heard of and even fewer have...

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Golf Spectating Could Benefit Health, New Study Shows

POSTED ON August 6, 2017 @ 11:15 am

The University of Edinburgh in conjunction with the Golf & Health Project have released new research into the health benefits of golf spectating, showing those who attend golf events could potentially gain benefits similar to those playing in them. Spectators averaged 11,589 steps per day, with 82.9% achieving their recommended...

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Callaway buys apparel brand TravisMathew for $125 million

POSTED ON August 6, 2017 @ 11:08 am

Callaway Golf Company on Thursday announced an agreement to buy lifestyle apparel company TravisMathew for $125.5 million. Though the deal is subject to a variety of standard closing conditions like regulatory approvals, it is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of this year. According to a Callaway release,...

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The R&A hosts women’s leadership summit in St Andrews

POSTED ON August 2, 2017 @ 7:14 am

The R&A will host a women’s leadership summit, this week, ahead of the Ricoh Women’s British Open at Kingsbarns, near St Andrews. A group of 21 women from the worlds of business, finance, sport, education and the media will meet in the clubhouse of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club...

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Golf Deals Group acquires 2-FORE!-1

POSTED ON July 29, 2017 @ 11:06 pm

Since its launch five years ago, the Golf Deals Group has firmly established itself as one of the most useful golfing websites in the UK (golfdealsgroup.co.uk). It offers great exposure for courses and this latest edition (2fore1.co.uk) is a great free marketing tool for clubs to use. As technology constantly...

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