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The National Golf Foundation is driven by its mission to foster the growth and vitality of the game and business of golf. The NGF holds a unique position as the most trusted and preeminent provider of market research, marketing databases, business insights and programs that support every segment of the industry.

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How Golf is Helping Hurricane Relief Efforts in the Bahamas






While golf is an afterthought during a humanitarian crisis, the game plays a vital role in the Bahamas, where more than 60 percent of the gross domestic product is dependent on tourism, the most of any Caribbean nation. And several prominent companies within the golf business are helping deliver financial support through their Abaco 501(c)3 charities to provide relief for the people of the northern Bahamas. Pro golfers are also stepping up to lend support and here’s how you can help as well.







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What Should Operators Consider in a Golf App?






Gallus Golf CEO Jason Wilson opines on the most important things course operators should consider before telling golfers to download a golf app.







4 min read












NGF Appoints David Lorentz as Chief Research Officer






David Lorentz has been appointed NGF’s Chief Research Officer, assuming responsibility for the overall leadership of NGF’s most important core business.







2 min read












Motor City Magic






The story of public golf in Detroit hasn’t been so rosy in recent years, but three area courses are rewriting their history. At Rackham, Chandler and Rouge Park, revenue is up 27% since last year. Here are some reasons why.







9 min read












Mike McCarley Joins NGF’s Board of Directors






Mike McCarley, President, GOLF for NBC Sports Group, has been added to the NGF’s diverse board of directors that spans the spectrum of the golf business.







2 min read



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