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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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Serbian-Australian Golf Instructor jailed 15 years over war crimes

POSTED ON October 25, 2017 @ 2:27 pm

An Australian citizen, and now convicted war criminal, was working incognito as a golf instructor at a community centre in Western Australia before being extradited to his birth country of Croatia in 2015. Previously teaching golf to children under the name Daniel Snedden, a former Serbian paramilitary commander has finally...

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PGA TOUR-China ready to launch in 2018

POSTED ON October 25, 2017 @ 1:58 pm

The PGA TOUR, the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, is once again partnering with the China Golf Association and is announcing the TOUR will operate PGA TOUR-China in 2018. The PGA TOUR- China schedule will consist of a full schedule of tournaments and will begin in spring...

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