• Gleneagles voted ‘Best Golf Resort in the World’ for unprecedented sixth successive year

    By Peter Simmons on 25/05/2017
    Gleneagles, the iconic Scottish five-star hotel, has been voted ‘Best Golf Resort in the World’ for an unprecedented sixth successive year by readers of Ultratravel, the Telegraph’s luxury travel magazine, and visitors to the telegraph.co.uk website. Bernard Murphy, Gleneagles’ Managing Director (right), collects the ‘Best Golf Resort in the World’ award from Justin Rose Readers were asked to vote for their favourite travel experiences in […]
  • The Road to Mauritius begins in the Home Counties

    By Peter Simmons on 25/04/2017
    Hundreds of club golfers in the Home Counties will be battling it out over the next few months to win a luxury seven-night golf holiday for two at Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa, Mauritius. The free-to-enter Road to Mauritius Golf Championship will be played at six golf clubs between April and July, with the top four competitors at each […]
  • Shot Scope Releases iOS and Android Apps for Mobile Performance Tracking

    By SGB golf on 10/03/2017
    Leading golf performance tracking brand Shot Scope has announced that both iOS and Android versions of the Shot Scope app are now available to download, providing detailed post-round statistics on the go. The new apps will allow users to upload data from their Shot Scope wristband immediately after play directly to their mobile device via Bluetooth. Providing instant access to […]

    By SGB golf on 24/02/2017
    New silicon buds increase feel and grip in all weather conditions New triangular-shaped grip encourages a more consistent stroke  All good golfers understand that the key to successful putting is feel. A feel for distance, a feel for the speed of the green, a feel for the stroke, and above all, a feel for the putter itself. And in a […]
  • Zen Green Stage and PuttView combine new technology for the ultimate indoor putting experience

    By SGB golf on 17/02/2017
    A new product which combines high technology with exciting gameplay is aiming to give the world’s 35 million regular golfers their best-ever indoor putting experience.   The new system provides PGA golf coaches with a remarkable and enjoyable new way to teach putting, and its makers also claim that it has the potential to attract the estimated 100 million-plus people […]

    By SGB golf on 06/01/2017
    (Chessington, UK, January 4, 2017) — Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY) has introduced the Great Big Bertha Epic, a driver that incorporates Callaway’s innovative new Jailbreak ball speed technology. Jailbreak changes the fundamental way the head behaves at impact to promote more distance for every type of player. The key structural components of a driver – crown, sole and face – […]
  • SGB Golf publishing schedule

    By SGB golf on 23/11/2016
    Dear colleague Having recently moved to new owners Silverback Publishing, SGB Golf, the voice of the golf industry, has revised its publication schedule for the next two issues. There will be a combined Nov/Dec issue, published on Wednesday 30 November in digital format with the printed version being posted to subscribers the same day. The first issue of 2017 will […]
  • Wood puts comeback on hold

    By SGB golf on 13/10/2016
    Tiger Woods has delayed his comeback again, claiming his game is “vulnerable”. The 14-time major champion has been out for more than a year with back problems but was due to play in this week’s Safeway Open at Silverado Resort & Spa in California’s Napa Valley. The 40-year-old American has also pulled out of the European tour’s Turkish Airlines Open […]
  • Silverback Publishing acquires SGB Golf

    By SGB golf on 04/10/2016
    Datateam Business Media has announced the sale of its SGB group of magazines to Silverback Publishing. Following a period of rapid growth into new market sectors, Datateam felt the time was right to re-house Sporting Goods Business (SGB), SGB Golf and SGB Outdoor with an up and coming B2B publisher. According to media director Paul Ryder, Silverback “fitted the bill […]