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Quartet of new coaches get set for influx of female golfers

love.golf, the empowering group coaching experience for women, has welcomed four new coaches to its ranks as it gears up to attract women to golf throughout 2022. Karyn Burns from East Kilbride Golf Club near Glasgow, has joined Leicestershire’s Amy Taylor and duo Damon Wood and Sam Proctor, both based in Cheshire, in signing up […]

PGA Women in Golf Scholarship fund kicks off

Applications are now open for the PGA Women in Golf Scholarship Fund (WiGSF), launched in 2021 with the goal of increasing the number of Vocational female Professionals.  Whilst primarily established to provide scholarships to women undertaking the PGA Membership Pathway Program (previously known as the Trainee Program), the scope of the fund has been expanded […]

The R&A Appoints Diversity Ambassador

The R&A has appointed Zane Scotland as a diversity ambassador to support the development of initiatives that encourage more people from ethnically diverse communities into golf. As part of the new partnership, Scotland is assisting with the interpretation of research to understand the challenges that exist for ethnically diverse communities and identify actions that can be taken […]

Golf Australia announce record growth golf participation

Golf Australia today announced record growth in club participation and total participation, with a 6.4 percent increase in club members and a 21 percent (210,000) year-on-year rise in round players, according to AusPlay data.  The 2020-21 Golf Club Participation Report, which was prepared by Golf Business Advisory Services, showcases a combination of Golf Australia’s club member participation […]

Empower Golf affiliates with Special Olympics Australia to change peoples lives through golf

Empower Golf has become affiliated with Special Olympics Australia with the objective of providing more opportunities for a section of the golfers that they serve. Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and competition for people with an intellectual disability and autism in a variety of sports including golf. Competition events are held at local club,state, […]

Golf Australia announces Cancer Council partnership for The Longest Day

Golf Australia is excited to announce a major charity partnership with Cancer Council for The Longest Day, a brilliant initiative which raised $3.1 million for cancer research in 2020. The longest day The Longest Day is an endurance golf marathon designed to test skill, strength, and stamina. The challenge is to complete up to four […]

Drummond Golf launches ‘Golf Fore a Cause’ promotion in time for World Mental Health Day

In the next phase of Drummond Golf’s ‘Golf fore a Cause’ initiative, the business has enlisted the support of some of golf’s biggest brands to help with its commitment of raising $250,000 for Lifeline Australia. To coincide with World Mental Health Day on October 10, from October 7 to 13, Drummond Golf will donate $4 […]

Rory McIlroy Presents $1 Million Check

There were nothing but smiles seen among the local Youth on Course members as Youth on Course CEO Adam Heieck was presented with a $1 million check by Rory McIlory on Tuesday afternoon at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Ga., site of this week’s PGA TOUR Championship. The contribution marked a major milestone in […]

The AIG Women’s Open has set a new benchmark for prize money in women’s golf with the announcement that the prize fund for this year’s championship will increase by $1.3 million to $5.8 million with the winner earning $870,000.

The AIG Women’s Open has set a new benchmark for prize money in women’s golf with the announcement that the prize fund for this year’s championship will increase by $1.3 million to $5.8 million with the winner earning $870,000. With the support of title sponsor AIG, the largest prize fund in women’s major championship golf […]

ISPS HANDA Vic Open Blueprint Going Global with Horan’s Help

The ISPS HANDA Vic Open’s world-first format of having men and women compete at the same time, on the same course, for equal prizemoney will break new ground in the Northern Hemisphere with the rapidly growing ISPS HANDA World Invitational Presented by Modest! Golf to be played in Northern Ireland in July. Previously a European […]