Golf News for Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Peter Walton, Chief Executive of the International Association of Golf Tour Operators: "We can now confidently assert that 2015 will be the fourth year of consecutive growth for global golf tour operators, which is extremely positive for the industry." [... more » ]

"We're extremely proud of Chris and excited about this opportunity," said Venetian Golf & Country Club General Manger Joseph Iafe. "Both staff and members are looking forward to watching Chris play these challenging venues and cheering him on!" [... more » ]

"This turf management seminar was very much in keeping with our association's commitment to continuous education and the turnout was excellent. We hope this seminar is just the first of many that we will stage in conjunction with the Asian Golf Industry Federation in the years ahead," said Engkos Raharjo, President of the Asosiasi Superintendent Padang Golf Indonesia. [... more » ]

"Abu Dhabi now holds a prominent position in world golf, and the course design at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club is some of our finest design work in the world," said Gary Player. "The combination of these two factors, as well as His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council's support, will propel this event to the highest-level." [... more » ]

The "Stay and Play at Orange Lake Resort" package deal lets you enjoy spectacular golf on your choice of four distinctive courses. Includes upgraded accommodations in a two-bedroom villa, two rounds of golf per night booked, complimentary resort fees, green and cart fees, daily club storage, and 50 percent off club rentals. [... more » ]

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