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Discovery Inc Acquires Golf Digest from Condé Nast

Press Releases | 17 May 2019

New York, United States: Discovery Inc has bought golf media brand Golf Digest from Condé Nast for US$30 million. Golf Business News reported that the deal, in which Discovery Chief Executive David Zaslav prevailed in a bidding war over the Comcast-owned NBC Sports Group, the owner of the Golf Channel, was announced on May 13. […]

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GOLFTEC Experiences Record-Setting First Quarter

Press Releases | 16 May 2019

Colorado, United States: GOLFTEC opened 2019 with the most successful first quarter in company history, providing more than 250,000 golf lessons and increasing year-over-year merchandise sales by over 20 per cent. During this period, GOLFTEC opened five new or remodelled Training Centres, including its first location in China. The company taught its nine millionth lesson […]

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Rounds 4 Research Auction Raises US$364,000 for Turfgrass Studies

Press Releases | 16 May 2019

Lawrence, Kansas, United States: The 2019 Rounds 4 Research fund-raising programme to support turfgrass studies, administered by the Environmental Institute for Golf (EIFG), sold 1,465 rounds of golf and yielded nearly US$364,000 in its May online auction, making it the most successful in the programme’s history and an increase of US$51,000 over 2018. The EIFG […]

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Asian Golf Industry Federation Welcomes ICL Specialty Fertilizers

Press Releases | 15 May 2019

Amsterdam, Netherlands: A global leader in plant nutrition, ICL Specialty Fertilizers has joined the Asian Golf Industry Federation. With its mantra to ‘grow more and better with less’, the company leverages state-of-the-art precision nutrition and technologies to ensure maximum growth. “Everything we do is focused on one aim: making plants, crops and grass grow better,” […]

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Global Golfing Community Unites in Support of Women’s Golf Day

Press Releases | 15 May 2019

New York, United States: The largest ever single-day celebration of women’s golf will take place on June 4 with venues from every corner of the globe joining forces to promote the sport, including Hong Kong and Vietnam.  A little over four years ago, Women’s Golf Day (WGD) was simply a pipe dream for founder Elisa […]

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