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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…

Time to discover less known Portuguese golf courses!

By: June 8, 2019
Rodrigo Ulrich Palheiro Golf Club Portuguese golf courses

Early this year, I received a very kind invitation from Carlos Ferreira (owner of Tee Time Golf Agency, Portugal). He invited me to participate in the 1st Tee Times Lisbon Tournament 2019 (29th May – 2nd June). The…

Top golf destinations in Italy for female golfers

By: June 3, 2019
Golf Della Montecchia golf course female golfers

‘Women multiplier effect’ Forbes says if the consumer economy had a sex, it would be female. Women drive 70-80% of all consumer purchasing, through a combination of their buying power and influence. In 2017, they estimated that the “female economy” was…

Where to find the best gastronomy & golf offers in Portugal?

By: June 3, 2019
The Shack Bar at Quinta do Lago, Algarve, Portugal: gastronomy experience

When we are on a golf holiday, we want to pamper ourselves. This does not stop at where we are going to play golf or the quality of the golf resort’s hotel. I am almost 100% sure that…

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The great temptation of Slieve Russell Hotel, Golf & Country Club

By: May 28, 2019
Slieve Russell Hotel Golf Country Club clubhouse

A few days ago, it became official that the Slieve Russell Hotel, Golf & Country Club has earned the title of PGA National Ireland. Slieve Russell Hotel, Golf & Country Club has become the association’s 8th branded resort…

Golf club customer experience – It’s not a mystery

By: Simon Wordsworth - CEO, 59Club May 27, 2019
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club Sam Oliver 59Club golf club customer experience

59 is the ultimate score in golf, the holy grail if you like, something that most of us can only ever dream of achieving – that’s what 59club is about, it’s striving to achieve the ultimate. My aim…

What could make Min Golf Bokning useful?

By: May 22, 2019

So far the Min Golf Bokning was merely the Swedish Golf Federation's official mobile booking application. You could book membership times, green fee times and dynamically priced times at all of Sweden's golf courses. It seems like the…

Al Mouj Golf is making headlines again…but how?

By: May 21, 2019
Greg Norman-designed course at Al Mouj Golf

Two years ago I have already highlighted Al Mouj Golf when I wrote about the development of Jebel Sifah (designed by Peter Harradine). I told then that Al Mouj Golf is a more complex and compelling golf experience with its Greg Norman-designed, 18-hole, par…

Has Mizuno’s glory come back finally?

By: May 20, 2019

Brooks Koepka's victory at the 2019 US PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, New York is really remarkable. The Mizuno tour player is the first golfer to successfully defend the title for 12 years. Koepka hit 73.61% of Greens…

What is the value of Faldo Signature Design Status?

By: May 16, 2019
Faldo Signature Design Laguna Golf Lăng Cô plays host to the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final

This morning I had to realize that Faldo Design provides two design brand options: Faldo Design,Sir Nick Faldo Signature. What I liked in the Sir Nick Faldo Signature offer is that it provides a Golf Environment Organization (GEO)…

Would you play at the Scottish Dumbarnie Links?

By: May 15, 2019
Dumbarnie Links golf course in Fife, Scotland

Probably, I will not tell you anything new when I say that in the Kingdom of Fife there are at least 51 golf clubs. I had to realize that in this part of Scotland there are 17 links…

Nothing remains the same at the Prince’s Golf Club

By: May 14, 2019
Shore-Dunes 2-Prince’s Golf Club-FINAL

Early this year, it turned out that the redevelopment of the Himalayas golf course of the Prince's Golf Club paid off. Thus Prince's Golf Club has risen 10 places into the top 50 of the Golf World magazine’s…

Troon’s latest acquisition: Green Golf Partners & 18 clients

By: May 13, 2019
Green Golf Partners Logo

Green Golf Partners currently manages 18 public and private golf courses located across five states, including Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, and Wisconsin. Green Golf Partners was founded in 2011 in cooperation with HG Golf Properties (founded by Tom…

What are the primary golf apparel trends in 2019?

By: May 9, 2019
Puma Golf-LEXI-BRYSON-esco12134-golf apparel trends

I hear so many things about smart apparels in other sports. Hence I thought to ask Kristin Hinze, the Global Head of Merchandising at Puma Golf about the latest golf apparel trends. What are the primary golf apparel…