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  • SkyTrak Rolls Out Latest TV Campaign

    By Peter Simmons on 19/10/2017
    SkyTrak’s latest TV campaign begins today on the new Sky Sports Golf channel, with a 30-second ad delivered by world-class golf instructor, Hank Haney. The ad is based around SkyTrak’s impactful slogan: ‘more than a launch monitor, more than a golf simulator, it’s the best of both’. The TV commercials, which run until the end of November, close with details […]
  • Foxhills member wins trip to Mauritius with Beachcomber Tours

    By Peter Simmons on 18/10/2017
    A member at Foxhills, in Ottershaw, will be winging his way to Mauritius after winning the inaugural Beachcomber Tours’ Road to Mauritius Golf Championship at the prestigious Stoke Park, in Berkshire. Jonathan Webster, 46, a marketer who plays off a 21 handicap, scored 38 Stableford points, but was separated from Stoke Park’s Jerome Drouin only on countback. And it was […]
  • HOLE MORE PUTTS™ Launches PGA Pro Re-Seller Programme

    By Peter Simmons on 18/10/2017
    HOLE MORE PUTTS™ – the ultimate hi-tech solution to getting the ball in the hole – has announced the introduction of a scheme that rewards PGA Pro’s for every unit they purchase on behalf of their members but without them having to carry stock in the pro shop itself. Through the PGA Pro Re-Seller programme units are purchased through the […]
  • Amendoeira Golf Resort Gears Up To Host First Ever EuroPro Tour Grand Finale

    By Peter Simmons on 16/10/2017
    Leading Algarve golf destination, Amendoeira Golf Resort, is putting final preparations in place ahead of hosting its first HotelPlanner.com EuroPro Tour Championship, the grand finale of the year-long Race to Amendoeira series. The Algarve gem, whose Oceanico Faldo Course was also recently named within Golf World Magazine’s Top 100 Golf Courses in Continental Europe, is set to host some of […]
  • QHotels awarded six golf golds by VenueVerdict

    By Peter Simmons on 12/10/2017
    Six of QHotels 10 golf resorts have received VenueVerdict Gold Standard Accreditations, as the UK’s largest golf-resort operator achieved a record-breaking 12 for the third quarter of 2017. The prestigious Gold Standard Accreditations are awarded by BDRC Continental – the UK’s largest independent research agency – and are based directly on event host feedback and how likely they are to […]
  • Monster in Morocco awaits SkyCaddie PGA competitors

    By Peter Simmons on 12/10/2017
    After ten Regional Qualifiers The SkyCaddie PGA Pro-Captain Challenge in association with Golfplan is sending twenty golfers to Morocco in November to compete in the Grand Final. Their destination is Morocco’s longest golf course – the fearsome Mazagan Gary Player Championship Course at the Mazagan Beach Resort in Casablanca, which measures a muscular 7,484 yards from the tombstones. Earlier this […]
  • Captain Bjørn inspires Shire London golfers with stirring speech

    By Peter Simmons on 12/10/2017
    A riveting speech from the 2018 European Ryder Cup Captain stirred the blood and entranced golfers at the conclusion of the Thomas Bjørn Trophy, held at The Shire London on Monday 9th October 2017. European Tour golf superstar Thomas Bjørn held the audience captive after dinner with inspirational words about his own winning Ryder Cup debut at Valderrama in 1997, […]
  • Volvik introduces Christmas edition golf balls

    By Peter Simmons on 12/10/2017
    Volvik, the brand leader in multi-coloured performance golf balls, is introducing a special gift box of four brightly decorated balls to help stockists increase sales over the Christmas period. The Volvik Christmas edition box features eye-catching VIVID balls in Red, White, Green & Yellow – each with festive decoration around the middle – and has a RRP of £15.99. “There […]
  • Duca del Cosma partners with Forest of Arden

    By Peter Simmons on 12/10/2017
    Premium golf shoe brand Duca del Cosma has reached an agreement with the Forest of Arden Golf & Country Club to act as its major showcase venue in the Midlands. The luxury Italian golf shoe manufacturer, renowned for its stylish and contemporary designs, will display its comprehensive Spring 2018 collection at the prestigious Marriott Hotel & Country Club resort in […]
  • Wilson launches softest Matte finish coloured balls

    By Peter Simmons on 06/10/2017
    Wilson Golf is putting colour behind the world’s softest golf ball by extending its DX2 range with the first low-compression Matte finish ball in five striking colours, plus a re-designed construction. The new Wilson Staff DX2 Optix has a scruff-resistant Matte outer layer and is available in highly visible Yellow, Orange, Pink, Green and Red colourways. The 29-compression, two-piece surlyn […]