Newest Posts

What is the best timing for launching PUMA Golf’s new X Collection?

By: July 16, 2019
Puma Golf X-Collection footwear

The 148th Open Championship at Royal Portrush (starts on 18th July) is important to Puma Golf for at least two reasons: The launch of the new X Collection, a head-to-toe assortment of apparel, accessories, and footwear. The celebration of…

What will € 4.5 million be enough for Dom Pedro Golf?

By: July 15, 2019
Landscaping work at the Victoria Course Dom Pedro Golf

Dom Pedro Golf has begun a major €4.5 million upgrade of its five championship golf courses. Pietro Dal Fabbro, CEO of Dom Pedro Golf, said:  " This is the biggest investment we have made in recent years and…

What can be attractive for Acushnet in KJUS?

By: July 11, 2019
KJUS logo

Do you remember when Callaway Golf acquired OGIO International for $75.5 million and TravisMathew for $125.5 million in cash in 2017? Now, we can see a similar acquisition at Acushnet. They recently acquired KJUS, a premium Swiss, global…

Here is the reincarnation of the Scotty Cameron Teryllium T22 putter

By: July 10, 2019
Scotty Camerion Teryllium T22 putter Fastback Hero-6cf2cb-original-front

Do you remember when Tiger Woods won The Masters in 1997 using a Tel3 Newport model? You know the one with 32 white dots on its back and the bronze-colored insert. Now we can witness the reincarnation of…

Can Costa Navarino keep its sustainability principles?

By: July 9, 2019
Costa Navarino Bay Course clubhouse at sunset

Sustainability and environment committed golf club management is not just an option, but a fundamental, mandatory principle. Today it is not enough to achieve the Golf Environment Organization's OnCourse Certificate. When you are renovating your clubhouse or building…

Who will switch 1st to Bermuda grass on the Costa del Sol?

By: July 8, 2019
Rafael Linares and David Cooper and Robert Mitchell at Golf La Cala in Costa del Sol

In February this year, I have already told you that the Spanish La Cala Resort near Málaga (Costa del Sol) began in 2018 a major renovation program of its 3 golf courses. The renovation project started on the Campo America…

TOP16 golfing holiday destination for families in Portugal & Spain

By: July 3, 2019
Pinal Golf Course golfing holiday destination

How many of you have concrete golf holiday plans and ideas for this summer? Are you planning a golfing holiday with the kids or even with grandparents? Yes, with kids! I can ensure you here right at the…

Can Italian wines make you play better golf?

By: July 1, 2019
Italian wines in traditional restaurant in florence

Last weekend we hosted some guests for dinner. We wanted to pimp up the dinner with some Italian wines to make the gathering more memorable. As I was planning which wines should we buy, I used Vivino (the…

All Posts

How will Matt Hurley elevate Honours Golf to a higher level?

By: July 4, 2019
Matt Hurley Honours Golf President in 2019

Probably you remember that Troon acquired Honours Golf in 2014. The founder & current CEO of Honours Golf, Bob Barrett remained in his position after the acquisition until now. Troon has named Matt Hurley as the new president…

What’s inside Honma’s 6-piece FUTURE XX premium golf balls?

By: July 3, 2019
Honma Golf Future XX premium golf balls-1

Honma Golf recently has introduced the Honma Future XX premium golf balls (6-piece) as the flagship model in its latest multi-layer golf ball range. They are not the first to offer a 6-piece golf ball. Maxfli launched the…

Is Ocean Course at Hokuala on the path of perfection?

By: June 26, 2019
Ocean Course at Hokuala on Kaua‘i - a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course

Billy Casper Golf has been recently selected to manage Ocean Course at Hokuala (on the Hawaiian island of Kauai). The American golf club management company will oversee clubhouse operations, golf course maintenance, marketing, sales, staffing, merchandising, golf instruction…

Review: The 5th generation of Srixon Q-STAR golf balls

By: June 25, 2019
5th generation Srixon Q-STAR golf ball-white and yellow version

Two years passed since the 4th generation of Srixon Q-Star golf balls and 3 years since the 3rd generation Q-STAR golf balls. Although I play mainly with Titleist and TaylorMade golf balls, I thought to give a chance…

Building explicit links to value at the Golf International Pont Royal

By: June 24, 2019
Golf International Pont Royal-sunset on the golf course

I am sure many of you have heard of that Education City Golf Club has completed the final installation of its Centre of Excellence that offers: V1 Analysis, TrackMan, FlightScope Golf, Biomechanics technology (including Gears and SAM Balance…

Foxhills Club & Resort: Chris Fitt is the new director of golf and leisure

By: June 20, 2019
Foxhills Club & Resort Chris Fitt now director of golf and leisure

In 2017, Chris Fitt was appointed by the Foxhills Club & Resort as golf director. Now, he has got a new challenge. Membership renewal figures this year were at 98%. They have got around 3,500 members across all…

Are we witnessing the rebirth of the Golf Club Pfalz?

By: June 18, 2019
Golf Club Pfalz Neil Lubbock, Jon Schauder and Simon Doyle

Troon International was asked in 2016 to help to elevate the Golf Club Pfalz's golf course conditioning to Troon golf course standards. Golf Club Pfalz stretches out over 6,638 yards (par-73; 18-hole championship golf course) through natural woodland. As the…

Why should La Manga Club curate guest experience?

By: June 15, 2019
La Manga Club five-star Hotel Principe Felipe

In the last five years, La Manga Club won several accolades. Recently, they won two new titles at the World Travel Awards: Its five-star Hotel Principe Felipe was named ‘Europe’s Leading Luxury Resort & Villas 2019’ for the…

Let’s discover the Lido-inspired Ballyshear Golf Links!

By: June 11, 2019
Bangkok's Ballyshear Golf Links at Ban Rakat Golf Club a routing plan

I am almost hundred percent sure that I don't have to introduce Gil Hanse to you. Here are some of his known golf course design works: The Olympic Golf Course - Rio de Janeiro, BrasilCastle Stuart Golf Links:…

Effortless distance with the new Titleist TS1 driver

By: June 10, 2019
Titleist TS1 driver lifestyle

Titleist launched in last September the Titleist TS3 & TS4 drivers. In April, Titleist launched the Titleist TS4 driver. The new ultra-lightweight Titleist TS1 drivers will be available in fitting locations June 20 and in golf shops June…