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KPMG Golf Participation Report for Europe 2018: Stabilisation continues

POSTED ON October 26, 2018 @ 1:18 pm

Today sees the publication of the Golf Participation Report for Europe 2018 by KPMG’s Golf Advisory Practice. The report, which provides invaluable figures regarding the supply and demand trends in Europe for 2017, is the latest of KPMG’s annual publications offering analysis and insights into Europe’s golf industry. In last...


IAGTO Awards ceremony brings curtain down on another successful IGTM

POSTED ON October 22, 2018 @ 7:27 am

In glittering style, the 19th annual IAGTO Awards celebrated golf destinations across the globe and provided a fitting finale to another successful edition of International Golf Travel Market (IGTM), hosted this year in Slovenia. The 21st edition of IGTM – the world’s premier global event for golf tourism suppliers, buyers and media –...


Registration is open for the 2019 PGA Show!

POSTED ON October 18, 2018 @ 8:34 am

REGISTRATION IS OPEN Register today for FREE January 22, 2019 PGA Show Demo Day & Education Conference January 23-25, 2019 PGA Show Exhibits & Education Conference Orlando, FL .mnspy5c1945b547efa { margin: 5px; padding: 0px; } @media screen and (min-width: 1201px) { .mnspy5c1945b547efa { display: block; } } @media screen and...


Global Consensus For Golf In Race To Tackle Physical Inactivity

POSTED ON October 18, 2018 @ 8:15 am

A global consensus amongst leaders in public health, public policy and sport backs golf in the race to tackle physical inactivity and the prevention of a range of non-communicable disease (NCD) including heart disease, stroke, diabetes and cancer of the breast and colon. Evidence linking golf and health, commissioned by...


MST in TaylorMade partnership

POSTED ON October 15, 2018 @ 10:07 am

In a move that will certainly make waves in the industry, TaylorMade announced the appointment of MST Golf as its exclusive distribution partner in Malaysia and Singapore. Elaborating the move, brought about by the spilt of adidas and TaylorMade on the global stage, TaylorMade’s vice-president and managing director of Japan...


Graham Marsh and Jan Stephenson Finalists for 2019 World Golf Hall of Fame

POSTED ON October 8, 2018 @ 8:00 am

  The World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum has released the names of 15 finalists who will be considered for class enshrinement in 2019. The list of finalists includes men and women representing four different countries, and consists of candidates from the following four categories: Male Competitor, Female Competitor,...


Greg Norman Company Leads Seed Round Investment in Spalk

POSTED ON October 7, 2018 @ 3:00 pm

Greg Norman Company has announced a material investment in Spalk as the leader in a US$1.5 million series seed round alongside Stadia Ventures, Ice Angels, Sparkbox Ventures and others. A virtual sportscasting studio, Spalk’s proprietary Live Sync technology synchronises live sports streams with multiple alternate remote commentaries from anywhere in...


Golf’s hidden health benefits brought to light by expert panel

POSTED ON September 26, 2018 @ 3:47 pm

Golf may not be the viewed as the most physical of pursuits, but there are still many health benefits to reap from 18 holes. There’s long-standing evidence that playing golf regularly is associated with longevity and can assist in reducing the risk for heart disease/stroke. Now researchers and policy-makers are...


R&A publish new Player’s Edition of modernized Rules of Golf

POSTED ON September 13, 2018 @ 8:01 am

Golf’s new Rules have been published by The R&A and the USGA ahead of coming into effect on 1 January 2019. For the first time, a new Player’s Edition of the Rules of Golf is being introduced to provide a shorter, more user-friendly version of the Rules for golfers at...


The R&A reveals brand identity & vision to modernise golf

POSTED ON September 12, 2018 @ 7:55 pm

The R&A is looking to the future as it sets out its vision as a global leader in golf, working collaboratively to ensure the long-term success of the sport. A new chapter begins in the long history of the St Andrews-based governing body today with the unveiling of a new...