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GCA working as one for the industry

GCA working as one for the industry

As David Bowers reports, the Golf Consultants Association is a varied group of golf industry professionals, who have the skills and expertise to benefit golf club operators. Way back in November 1999, in only the 13th edition of Golf Management Europe, our news pages...
10 ways to save your golf club money

10 ways to save your golf club money

In the first of a series of articles from the Golf Consultants Association, GCA Member Neil Dainton shares his money saving advice: Benchmark: Talk to other clubs and managers. How many greenkeepers do they have? What percentage is payroll to sales, by department and...

Is the golf industry ready to create a great customer experience?

If golf as a sport and industry is to widen its appeal, a few things have to change and this has to come at club level first. There are, of course, a few exceptions but too many clubs choose to rely on their reputation to attract business to the detriment of other key...
SGD Begins Bunker Renovation At Wellingborough Golf Club

SGD Begins Bunker Renovation At Wellingborough Golf Club

Work has begun on a Swan Golf Designs led bunker renovation project at Wellingborough Golf Club, with the recently completed 1st and 18th holes to be used as a showcase for the remainder of the project. Having completed a bunker audit of the entire course in July 2015...
Devon Golf Club Website Makeover

Devon Golf Club Website Makeover

With the swap in the last 18 months to a Best Western facility, Best Western The Dartmouth Hotel, Golf & Spa, has been undergoing a steady makeover both on site and through its print and web media. A new logo was introduced along with a name change from The...