From major resorts going up for sale to women being the saviour of golf, May was a fascinating month for the golf industry
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Here’s the top three things I learnt while editing the magazine this month.
The manager of Aston Wood Golf Club once hit a 382-yard hole-in-one on the course. There cant be too many people like Simon Smith. Formerly England’s heavyweight karate champion, who once fought in Tokyo’s Budokan Temple in the world championships,
3. Managing a golf club can throw up some pretty unique issues Most managers have dealt with staffing problems or the need to adapt the business to changing customer demands, but there are few industries where number one on the
Terry had been such a happy member at Harpenden Common Golf Club for so many years that he asked to receive no salary when he was appointed manager. It’s hard enough planning a new clubhouse project on its own, but how
James lives at Bradford Golf Club – which means he has had knocks on his door at every hour from members – usually needing access to possessions. Having been named manager of a highly regarded, top 10 Yorkshire golf club in
Michael went from member to chairman to manager of Ryton Golf Club within just a few months. Ryton GC is the perfect example of how a good manager and a successful marketing strategy can turn a club’s fortunes around. In January
During one period of heavy snowfall at his home 40 miles away, the Filton Golf Club manager slept on a blow-up mattress in the office for three nights in a row. If Trevor Atkinson isn’t careful, he will earn a reputation
The 3 biggest things that happened to golf clubs in February
The manager of West Essex Golf Club once created the ‘Alphabet Golf’ programme, which teaches young children how to hold a golf club through dance. You can take the girl out of West Essex Golf Club but it seems that