NGF’s Bi-Weekly Golf Business Perspective
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
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
Participation Rises Again…January 26, 2023
Traditional, on-course golf participation in the U.S. was up again in 2022, and off-course gains were even more significant.Read More
Why Do You Play Golf?November 23, 2022
We asked golfers what they’re most thankful for when it comes to the traditional game and the results reveal its widespread and generation-spanning appeal. But what is particularly interesting is the differentiation in responses among age groups.Read More
New Milestones in Golf’s EvolutionOctober 26, 2022
Golf’s evolution has been under way for some years now, long before more recent changes spurred by the pandemic, and two milestones hit this year are significant.Read More
Understanding Golf’s ‘Sandwich Generation’September 15, 2022
There are interesting and noteworthy distinctions between age groups when it comes to behaviors, needs and motivations related to golf. So what do we do with this information?Read More
Mid-Year Update: Rounds PlayedAugust 4, 2022
After a couple of great years for rounds, some might feel the pandemic ‘bloom’ might be off the rose, so to speak. NGF President & CEO Joe Beditz weighs in.Read More
How can we help?
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...