Golf “leagues” in Vietnam

August 7, 2018

With every passing day, there seems to be yet another golf “club” popping into existence. Is this actually good for golf or not? By Robert Bicknell With every passing day, there seems to be yet another golf “club” (an association, not an actual property-based playing facility – in the U.S. we called them “leagues”) popping … Read more

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Flagstick at Forefront of Vietnam’s Golfing Development  

July 30, 2018

Flagstick, the world’s leader in golf course construction management, is marking its 20th anniversary by seeing the fruits of its Vietnamese labours come to fruition. “These continue to be exciting times for golf’s development in Vietnam … and Flagstick is delighted and honoured to be so prominently involved,” said Martin Moore, President of Flagstick, which … Read more

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New hero

July 6, 2018

Even though his stint atop the summit of the Official World Golf Ranking lasted only a month, Justin Thomas has proven himself to be truly a worthy No. 1 in every sense of the way. By Chuah Choo Chiang Senior director, communications of the PGA TOUR At 25, Thomas is the reigning FedExCup champion, an … Read more

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CADDIES Grassroots of any course

July 6, 2018

The reasons for caddies were cultural, legal, but all that aside, do players in Vietnam actually need a caddie? By Robert Bicknell When tourists from the west come to Vietnam, the first thing they notice is that caddies are mandatory at all the golf courses, unlike back home where a caddie is a luxury. In … Read more

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