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Worlds most Eco-friendly course premiering environmental doco

POSTED ON November 4, 2020 @ 5:21 pm

Sentosa Golf Club has marked its award as the ‘World’s Best Eco-Friendly Golf Facility’ by premiering a new environmental documentary film to raise awareness of the importance of climate change in golf. GAME ON Campaign The documentary forms part of the club’s GAME ON campaign, …

Hoiana Shores named the Worlds best course in 2020

POSTED ON November 4, 2020 @ 10:23 am

Hoiana Shores Golf Club has been named the Best New Course to open worldwide for the year 2020. The Robert Trent Jones II design, opened earlier this year in the stunning dunescape of Central Vietnam, was singled out for this honor as part of the …

Greg Norman becomes brand ambassador for Novex Biotech

POSTED ON November 3, 2020 @ 10:00 am

Leading sports nutrition brand Novex Biotech announced World Golf Hall of Fame member, Greg Norman, as its new Brand Ambassador representing Novex’s full product assortment. Norman will be featured in Novex’s marketing as a premier example of health, wellness, and longevity. After playing golf on …

2021 New Zealand Open Cancelled

POSTED ON October 31, 2020 @ 6:54 am

One of New Zealand’s pre-eminent sporting events, the New Zealand Golf Open, scheduled to be played at Millbrook Resort and The Hills in February 2021 has been cancelled. The Chairman of the Organising Committee, Mr John Hart, confirmed the cancellation, due to the ongoing global …

Callaway announces merger with Topgolf Entertainment Group

POSTED ON October 28, 2020 @ 5:50 pm

Dallas-based Topgolf Entertainment Group and Callaway Golf Co. announced a merger Tuesday that will create a player unlike any other in the golf industry. Grow leadership position The announcement comes just a few hours after the Wall Street Journal reported the two parties were in talks …

Top five reasons why you should make Ba Ria-Vung Tau your next golf destination

POSTED ON October 24, 2020 @ 11:28 am

Of all Vietnam’s spectacular coastal enclaves, Ba Ria-Vung Tau is perhaps the country’s most underrated. While long-established beach hubs such as Danang, Nha Trang and Phu Quoc hog the headlines, the southern region has flown under the radar slightly. But the province is now picking …

All-virtual format announced for the 2021 PGA Merchandise Show

POSTED ON October 24, 2020 @ 11:02 am

PGA Golf Exhibitions, in partnership with the PGA of America, announced this week the shift to an all-virtual format for the 2021 PGA Merchandise Show, January 26-29. Prioritizing the health and well-being of the global golf community during the ongoing pandemic, the decision was made …

Many play golf to release stress, new report indicates

POSTED ON October 10, 2020 @ 7:54 am

New members at golf clubs say stress relief has been an important reason to join during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Ahead of World Mental Health Day (October 10), a snapshot survey of 250 golfers in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom, indicated that more …

Ba Na Hills Golf Club wins Travellers’ Choice award

POSTED ON October 7, 2020 @ 8:12 pm

Ba Na Hills Golf Club, designed by Luke Donald, has been recognised as a 2020 Travellers’ Choice award-winner based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews. Top destination In the recently-announced awards, Ba Na Hills Golf Club ranked in the Top 10 percent of destinations …

Inglewood Golf Club (NZ) given a $40,000 construction grant

POSTED ON October 1, 2020 @ 9:30 pm

A Taranaki golf club has been given a $40,000 grant towards the construction of new workshop sheds. The New Zealand Community Trust has given the money to the Inglewood Golf Club. The club’s current workshop is used for storage and not of sufficient standard to …