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Asian swing events

  Just one tweet set abuzz what will be a ‘fun’ Fall season when the PGA TOUR’s juggernaut swings back to Asia for its annual odyssey. And, there is a promise of raising the decibels and extending the game’s rising popularity in the…

June 11, 2019

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Is Vietnam’s golf industry really “booming”?

To me, a boom would be a rapid increase of new golfers, but right now we’re seeing only a rapid increase in new clubs. The amount of new golfers hasn’t matched the number of new courses. By Robert Bicknell That’s not a “boom”…

June 5, 2019

Kevin Techakanokboon and Arie Irawan

Arie Irawan meant so much to so…

“Arie exemplified what it means to be a professional golfer,…

May 22, 2019

Asian swing events

June 11, 2019

  Just one tweet set abuzz what will be a ‘fun’ Fall season when the PGA TOUR’s juggernaut swings back to Asia for its annual odyssey. And, there is a promise of raising the decibels and extending the game’s rising popularity in the Far East. By Chuah Choo Chiang In 27 words, Tiger Woods informed … Read more

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Is Vietnam’s golf industry really “booming”?

June 5, 2019

To me, a boom would be a rapid increase of new golfers, but right now we’re seeing only a rapid increase in new clubs. The amount of new golfers hasn’t matched the number of new courses. By Robert Bicknell That’s not a “boom” to me, but rather an act of cannibalism. Here’s the situation – … Read more

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HI-TECH APPROACH TO GRASS

May 30, 2019

We have talked with Brad Burgess – Managing Director of Sports Turf Solutions Pte Ltd about technology advances in grass and maintenance. What are the technology advances in grass for golf courses in the recent years? Choosing the correct turf grasses for any new golf course development is the key for the long term success of … Read more

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Arie Irawan meant so much to so many

May 22, 2019

“Arie exemplified what it means to be a professional golfer, a husband and a friend in the true nature. I’m just devastated by this loss,” said Shotaro Ban, a series member. The photo shows the golfer with his arm around his caddie. They’re both smiling. They should have been. Last year playing on PGA TOUR … Read more

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