Why would someone join a golf club?
A new survey has revealed that a welcoming atmosphere is the number one reason why somebody relatively new to golf will join a golf club. But what is a ‘welcoming atmosphere’?
Historic clubs agree joint memberships
Two golf clubs built before World War One have formed a joint membership deal in a bid to bring new golfers to their venues and retain existing members.
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‘How to grow golf in the UK’ report is published
A new study that aims to help golf clubs and courses retain, attract and grow their customer base has been published.
STRI’s Trueness Meter wins technology award
The STRI has won the ‘Best use of Technology by a Governing Body’ award at the inaugural Sports Technology Awards at The Brewery in London.
Full extent of flooding damage revealed
The full extent of the damage and the recovery of the flooding that devastated several golf courses throughout the British Isles this winter is now beginning to emerge.
Jailed golf club owner angry with council
The owner of Waterstock Golf Club in Oxfordshire has launched an attack on his local council for dumping waste without securing planning permission – something he was jailed for in 2012.
Thriving club opens ‘family golf course’
A ‘thriving’ golf club that has attracted juniors to its facility is about to open a nine-hole ‘family golf course’ to further boost profits.
Clubs offering free golf for 2014
At least 29 golf clubs have issued some sort of free golf offer for the first time in their history since the beginning of 2014.