The 2016 Hsbc Golf Business Forum
A $70 Billion Dollar Industry That Impacts 1 Out Of Every 75 Jobs In The United States
The HSBC Golf Business Forum, the largest annual gathering of hundreds of top-level executives representing all facets of the golf industry, took place from November 28 to December 1, 2016 at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
The Rules Of Golf: A New Local Rule Takes Effect On January 1, 2017
The United States Golf Association (the USGA) and the Royal And Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews (the R&A) have just announced (December 8, 2016), that a new Local Rule covering the accidental movement of the golf ball while on the putting green will take effect on January 1, 2017. This new Local Rule is part of the USGA and R&A Rules Modernization process and will be adopted for all USGA and R&A competitions and qualifiers.
New Pga Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan Wants To Expand The Appeal Of Golf Beyond The Current Core Base Of Fans
New PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan, who succeeded the recently retired Tim Finchem, after 22+ years at the helm, was interviewed in the Wall Street Journal on January 3, 2017.
Junior Golfers! Represent Walt Disney World® Golf During The 2017 Pga Junior League Golf Season!
Walt Disney World® Golf, operated by Arnold Palmer Golf Management, is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a team in the upcoming 2017 PGA Junior League Golf season.
The PGA Junior League Golf program is designed to provide a fun, social and inclusive opportunity for boys and girls age 13 and under to learn and enjoy the game of golf. The PGA Tour’s Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler, and the LPGA Tour’s Michelle Wie and Lexi Thompson, serve as official Ambassadors for the program.