March 2018

How Technology is Changing a Traditional Game

From Topgolf, Toptracer and Trackman to Arccos and 18Birdies, technology is helping golfers improve and have more fun.

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National Golf Day Set for April 25

The 11th annual National Golf Day 2018 is scheduled for April 25, as industry leaders meet with members of Congress, the Executive Branch and federal agencies to discuss the more than 15,000 diverse businesses involved with golf, two million jobs impacted, and topics such as tax revenue creation and tourism value.

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NGF’s New Golf Industry Report to be Released in May

The NGF’s new Golf Industry Report – a comprehensive state-of-the-industry overview – is scheduled for a May 2 release at the NGF’s annual Golf Business Symposium.

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NGF’s Golf by Region

Do you know which spot in the Northeast ranks fifth nationwide in golf course supply per capita? The NGF database has a wealth of information beyond the number of courses in a given region — from the number of golfing households and golfers to annual rounds-played projections.

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January 2018 National Rounds Played

National rounds played were down 5.4% in January 2018 compared to the same period a year ago. Like other winter months, January accounts for only about 3% of annual rounds, thus its impact on total annual rounds is relatively negligible.

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