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Who will gain the most from Driver vs. Driver competition?

By: August 25, 2016
DRIVER VS. DRIVER -- Season: 1 -- Pictured: (l-r) -- (Photo by: Tasos Katopodis/Golf Channel)

In less than 40 days, Wilson Golf's crowdsourcing, reality show the Driver vs. Driver will end. Golf Channel announced today the 11 finalists who will present their innovative driver concepts and ideas with the hopes of ultimately becoming Wilson…

Why is the USGA investigating the new Steelhead XR Irons?

By: August 24, 2016
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Don't worry there is nothing wrong or illegal with Callaway Golf's new Steelhead XR irons. Thanks to the next-generation 360 Face Cup technology, Callaway Golf was able to boost in face-speed is so significant that it’s hiked the COR…

Use Youth to Catch the Enthusiasm for the 2019 Solheim Cup!

By: Eric Rule, CCM August 22, 2016
Solheim Cup US vs EU

How exciting it has been watching the Summer Olympics!  Every four years we see excitement and patriotism exuding in athletes and fans around the world. In particular, we see the excitement in our youth -- the magic in…

What is missing from the Slovenian Golf Course Bled?

By: August 15, 2016
Bled Golf Course

We can agree that Slovenia will not be your first thought when you are thinking about your next golf holiday. Even if IAGTO has named Slovenia as the Undiscovered Golf Destination of the Year 2015. Slovenia is one of…

What is the polished Heythrop Park Resort like?

By: August 12, 2016
Heythrop Park Resort

In two weeks Heythrop Park Resort will host its first European Challenge Tour Event, the Bridgestone Challenge, which runs from August 25th – 28th. Bridgestone, early this year has signed a sponsorship deal with the European Tour and thus…

Where are the true innovations in RTX-3 wedges?

By: August 4, 2016
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Do you remember the Cleveland Golf 588 RTX 2.0 wedges from 2014? If yes, then I've got a good news for you! Cleveland Golf has just announced the launch of their new RTX-3 wedges (will be available from September 16).…

What Crown Golf’s lethal generosity is about?

By: August 3, 2016
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I have just found a good example of lethal generosity when I read that Crown Golf (UK’s largest golf club operator) has dropped Club Hire fees at its venues in a bid to attract as many newcomers as possible.…

This is how the new iBlade irons were created

By: August 2, 2016
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PING has just announced the launch of its new iBlade irons. Officials said that the new iBlade iron is designed for golfers who rely on the precision and control. The blade-style iron follows the highly popular S55 model,…

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How to get to the heart of change of golf?

By: Robert Trent Jones, Jr. August 1, 2016
Robert Trent Jones Jr at CordeValle

Several weeks ago, the best women golfers in the world gathered at CordeValle Golf Club (see picture below) in Northern California for the U.S. Women’s Open Championship. I was proud that this was the first U.S. Women’s Open played…

Who is going to lecture for sure at the GolfBIC 2017?

By: July 29, 2016
GolfBIC - Gregg Patterson

The world renowned motivational speaker in the club industry, Gregg Patterson, along with the NGCOA and EGCOA Chief Executive Officer’s Jay Karen and Lodewijk Klootwijk have been confirmed as speakers for the annual GolfBIC event in 2017. GolfBIC is…

How could Golf Pride provide better brand experience?

By: Brandon Sowell July 27, 2016
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 What are Golf Pride's biggest business challenges in 2016? Overall our retail business has had a strong year, particularly in North America among the large retailers. Our biggest challenge is continuing to increase awareness about the performance benefits of new grips with 2/3…

Looking for Alternative Golf Experiences

By: Cathy Harbin July 25, 2016
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We love golf, it is a great game.  We love it for a variety of reasons; the history, the tradition, the honor, the integrity, the competition, we love that it is fun, it’s social, it’s welcoming and it’s…

How can IMG make The 2019 Solheim Cup great?

By: July 22, 2016
Solheim Cup

Probably you remember that Scotland won last year the right of hosting The 2019 Solheim Cup. The tournament will be held at The Gleneagles Hotel. It seems like that Scotland does not leave the success to chance. VisitScotland on…

What should Lumine improve in its The Lakes course?

By: July 21, 2016
Lumine boasts three courses, two of which were designed by Greg Norman

Lumine Mediterránea Beach & Golf Community announced yesterday it will be making a strategic investment in The Lakes course to enhance guest and playing experiences. The Lakes course is a Greg Norman designed, par-71, 6300-meter long golf course. Lumine…

What can prove Club Car’s fuel saving capabilities?

By: July 20, 2016
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In general, I wrote about new products and solutions for your golf club business. This time I happy to share with you the results of  The Grove's (host of this year’s British Masters supported by Sky Sports) investment…

What can Golf Pride wish more for the future?

By: July 19, 2016
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Golf Pride, claimed 9 of the top 11 finishers, including the 2016 Champion Golfer of the Year, who relied on Golf Pride’s Brushed Cotton Cord Technology to negotiate the adverse weather that plagued Royal Troon. In all, 110…

What will be like Sunderland of Scotland’s 2017 collection?

By: July 18, 2016
Sunderland of Scotland

Sunderland of Scotland has just unveiled its new collection for Spring Summer 2017 (see examples at the end of this post). The new collection of Sunderland of Scotland comes with a variety of vibrant colors and incorporates technologically advanced…

Is the new hotel of PGA Catalunya Resort attractive?

By: July 14, 2016
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Probably you remember, that in last May, I wrote about that the PGA Catalunya Resort will add a new 5-star hotel, the Hotel Camiral in June following an investment of €33 million. So from now on, we can enjoy the…