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Woodthorpe Open celebrates success of golf in the parks

A fun golf competition for all will be held this month to celebrate the success of the summer’s free Get into golf opportunities in Nottingham parks.

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Sir Nick Faldo to speak at inaugural overseas PGA conference

Six time major winner Sir Nick Faldo will be a keynote speaker at the first PGA Members' International Conference. The conference, which will be st

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Matt Fitzpatrick welcomes Golf Foundation GolfSixes winners

Matt was added to the gloss for the GolfSixes kids after their victory when the boys and girls from Ponteland Golf Club in the North East, who won the

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Attracting new blood

While retaining members is vital for all clubs, getting in new people to essential to grow the membership base. GOLF RETAILING looks as five different

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GolfSixes events show appeal of European Tour-style format for young players

Teams of youngsters have been playing Golf Foundation ‘GolfSixes’ events over the last few weeks, in a pilot project that follows the new European Tou

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Four counties chosen for junior golf project

Four counties have been selected to work in partnership with England Golf over the next two years to get more juniors involved in the sport. Cheshi

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Louis Oosthuizen inspires youngsters at StreetGolf Final

The 2010 Open Champion Louis Oosthuizen inspired the next generation of golfers at the Golf Foundation’s National StreetGolf Championship Final at For

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Putting the fun into golf

July is Family Golf Month - and clubs and centres across the country are backing England Golf’s campaign to get more families playing, by highlighting

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Glendale Golf make golf more family friendly

Do you really need to show the Par of a golf hole, on a scorecard? Glendale Golf, which operates seven golf centres in the UK, doesn’t think so – at l

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Stoke Park invests in golf academy

Stoke Park Country Club, Spa & Hotel is investing a ‘significant six-figure sum' in its golf academy as it looks to build on the success it has achiev

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Study shows family is the key to growing golf

An independent study carried out by Sports Marketing Surveys INC. for the Golf Foundation has revealed the importance of family to growing the game of

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National Golf Month Supporters line up in Celebrity Golf Competition

Two of National Golf Month’s female ambassadors are set to take part in this week’s famous Celebrity Pro-Am at the BMW Championship at Wentworth. T

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Wycombe Heights named official hub for junior golf

Wycombe Heights Golf Centre, High Wycombe, has been recognised as the official junior golf hub by Berks, Bucks and Oxon Golf. This distinction means t

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Macdonald Hotels & Resorts launches free junior golf membership

As part of its on-going commitment to increase golf participation, Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, the UK’s largest independent hotel group, has launched

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Broke Hill take drastic matters to encourage junior golfers

Broke Hill Golf Club is offering free junior membership after two assistant professionals decided to take matters into their own hands. James Weekl

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Carin Koch introduces new players to the game

The 2015 European Solheim Cup Captain and Syngenta Golf Ambassador Carin Koch hosted a memorable golf experience for 48 new players when she took part

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World’s eye view

By looking at what other counties around the globe are doing to boost golf participation pros in the UK could help their own businesses. Andy Brown sp

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Golf clubs urged to relax rules to attract younger generation

In an interview with The Guardian newspaper Steve Mona (pictured), chief executive of the World Golf Foundation (WGF), has said that golf clubs must c

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The Belfry focuses on junior and beginner golfers

The Belfry Academy at the legendary Midlands resort has experienced great success in growing the game at all levels following the introduction of new

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July named as Family Golf Month

England Golf has named July as Family Golf Month and will lead a drive to attract all the generations to Get into golf together. Clubs and driving

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