NGF’s Bi-Weekly Golf Business Perspective
Golf Travel ‘Ready to Take Off?’April 28, 2022
Indications are that the overall travel industry has hit an inflection point and is primed for a big summer. So what about golf travel, a $20 billion business in the U.S.?Read More
Inertia – Where is it taking golf?February 17, 2022
Rounds of golf in 2020 were almost unthinkably high – the industry erased 20 years of decline in about six months. Naturally, we all wondered how 2021 would go. Would demand maintain, or regress as people presumably fell back into old routines? Emphatically, it was the former.Read More
Participation and Engagement Rise AgainJanuary 20, 2022
Heading into year three of Covid-19, the virus seemingly continues to benefit golf even while hampering parts of the economy and frustrating millions ready to be ‘done’ with it. Here’s what golf participation looked like for 2021 from a high level.Read More
Where Are All the Introductory Golf Programs for Adults?November 18, 2021
Golf has had a record number of beginners each of the past two years, with the vast majority of newcomers being adults. And yet, when one thinks of beginner golf programs, the tendency is to focus on junior initiatives. So where are all the adult-specific introductory efforts?Read More
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...
With the golf season getting into full swing, the days are growing longer for course maintenance teams. Your plans and budgets are in place to help guide your superintendent ...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...