When people talk about golf in America the usual litany of States normally mentioned includes California, Florida, the Carolinas, New York, Arizona, Texas, to name just a few. But few people outside America’s heartland rarely know or appreciate the high calibre golf options found in the Midwest.
Carus Green is as far away from a traditional golf club as you are likely to find.
It was built and developed from farmland and taken over by the current proprietor Graham Curtin, in 2002. Graham, who had previously run a very successful food distribution business, was looking for a new challenge and for a vehicle to invest his time and energy into. He was a two handicapper and was delighted to be involved in a business in which he was such an eager participant.
When the American squad was ready to battle against an International squad last September for the President’s Cup at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, NJ, the figure of Tiger Woods was present - in body.
Topgolf® Entertainment Group recently hired former Taylormade Golf Company CEO Ben Sharpe as President of its Toptracer Range division. We caught up with Ben and Paul Williams, General Manager of Toptracer Europe to learn more about the technology that is shaking up the way we practise whilst introducing the game to a new audience.
Adventure Leisure Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Burhill Golf and Leisure Limited (BGL) manages and operates a growing portfolio of adventure golf venues within golf centres, leisure parks and city centres across the UK.
Yangtze Dunes, the newly renovated links course at 36-hole Lanhai International Country Club, reopened to member play on June 23, following a far-reaching, 12-month renovation directed by Melbourne, Australia-based Ogilvy, Clayton, Cocking & Mead (OCCM).
Seletar Country Club has selected Golfplan to direct a sweeping, $20 million renovation to begin this summer - no surprise, as few if any course architecture firms better understand the physical and market terrain here, the highly regulated island nation.