NGF’s Bi-Weekly Golf Business Perspective
Contextualizing the U.S. Golf EconomyMay 18, 2023
You want economic proof that golf is not just a game, but a lifestyle? Here it is.Read More
Q1 Rounds Played: Demand Continues to HoldMay 4, 2023
With the first quarter of 2023 in the books, it appears the pandemic demand surge continues to hold. But the most critical months for rounds are ahead.Read More
Golf Course Supply: The Long ViewApril 20, 2023
There have been only two sustained periods of golf course supply contraction in the United States. They’ve ended in two very different ways.Read More
An Impact Unlike Any OtherApril 6, 2023
When it comes to online search activity and golf, the first week of April is indeed a time unlike any other. Thank The Masters Tournament (and the unofficial start of the golf season).Read More
Update: State Supply StandoutsMarch 23, 2023
Which states have the most golf supply? Which have the most public courses? Which have the most golfers per public course and, generally, see stronger demand and tee time competition?Read More
Are We There Yet?March 9, 2023
The annual tally of golf course closures in the U.S. dropped again last year. Which raises the question: Has supply and demand finally returned to a reasonably balanced state?Read More
Golf’s Biggest Participation JumpFebruary 23, 2023
As participation levels have increased in recent years, this particular segment has seen a 36% increase in on-course golfers since the start of the pandemic.Read More
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Learn From NGF Members
Whether you’re the head planner of your upcoming buddies golf trip or simply along for the ride, we’ve gathered a few easy ways to keep everyone in your group happy.Read More...
As humans, we see our primary care physician on a regular basis to proactively evaluate our vital signs. Likewise, a superintendent should perform frequent diagnostic testing on their golf course.Read More...
For most golfers, the idea of an in-home golf simulator is nothing more than a fantasy. However, with advancements in technology, your own golf simulator is now more attainable than ever.Read More...