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ASIA: New Faldo Course in Vietnam breaks ground

POSTED ON November 2, 2021 @ 7:49 am

Ground has been broken on the Silk Path Dong Trieu Golf Course, Sir Nick Faldo’s latest Signature masterpiece and a sparkling new gem in Vietnam’s golfing crown. The centerpiece of the multi-million dollar project in the northeast of Vietnam will be an 18-hole championship course, …

IMG Clubs Celebrate wins at the world of golf awards

POSTED ON October 30, 2021 @ 1:17 am

The World Golf Awards has announced its 2021 winners and IMG clubs were honoured with seven prestigious accolades, including Ba Na Hills Golf Club in Vietnam, once again recognised as the “Best Golf Course in Asia”. Hosted in Dubai, the 8thannual World Golf Awards ceremony …

ASIA: Sentosa Golf Club named ‘World’s Best Eco-Friendly Golf Facility’

POSTED ON October 29, 2021 @ 7:16 pm

Sentosa Golf Club is voted ‘World’s Best Eco-Friendly Golf Facility’ for the second consecutive year at 2021 World Golf Awards The award follows the Club’s recognition as ‘Sustainability Champion of the Year’ at the Britcham 22nd Annual Business Awards The Serapong was voted ‘Singapore’s Best …

ASIA: Thousands of fake golf clubs seized in China

POSTED ON October 26, 2021 @ 2:48 am

More than 20,000 counterfeit golf clubs were seized in a series of raids in China last month. First reported by Golfweek, the US Golf Manufacturers Anti-Counterfeiting Working Group, along with police agencies in China, carried out six raids in the cities of Dongguan, Guangzhou, Longhui, Shanghai and …

ASIA: Early insights highlight changing Asian playing habits

POSTED ON October 16, 2021 @ 8:13 am

Innovative research on Asian golf Early insights from a pioneering study on Asian golf depict an industry and a region prime for investment in the short, medium and long term. Golfers expect to play and follow more golf. Spend is also likely to increase. More …

Hanse’s Lido Homage Grand Opening Set for Early 2022

POSTED ON October 15, 2021 @ 8:12 am

Members of the new Ban Rakat Club, home to the Gil Hanse-designed Ballyshear Links, endured an exquisite form of torture during the month of August. Restrictions eased Their new 18-hole course, world golf’s most anticipated project in a decade, was entirely ready to play. But …

ASIA: Laguna Golf Lang Co Retains EarthCheck “Gold” Status

POSTED ON September 22, 2021 @ 6:58 pm

Laguna Golf Lang Co has restated its credentials as one of Vietnam’s greenest clubs by retaining its EarthCheck “Gold Certification” for 2021. With initiatives including a moratorium on single-use plastics and its “edible golf course” planted with rice fields and tended by water buffalos, the …

ASIA: Laguna Golf Lăng Cô’s Asian Tour Target

POSTED ON September 2, 2021 @ 10:32 am

Moves are afoot for Laguna Golf Lăng Cô to stage an Asian Tour event when professional golf in the region is able to resume following the Covid-19 pandemic. Part of the Asian Tour Destinations network, Laguna Golf Lăng Cô boasts an award-winning Faldo Design course …

ASIA: Golf Mourns Passing of Tun Ahmad Sarji

POSTED ON September 1, 2021 @ 7:30 pm

Malaysian golf has lost one of its most influential figures with the death of Tun Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid. A champion of Malaysian arts, culture and heritage, Tun Ahmad passed away at the age 82 due to complications arising from Covid-19. A report in ParGolf …