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Golfler is an application that routes food and beverage orders from a mobile device to a course clubhouse. Golfers can pre-order food and beverage to be ready at the turn or have items delivered on demand anywhere on the course.
Women and the History of Mini Golf
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History

Women and the History of Mini Golf

  Whether you call it “mini golf,” “putt putt,” or “a cheap date,” the miniaturized sport has been popular since the 19th century. Mini golf might be a lot older than you thought.  The oldest mini golf course in existence can actually be found in Scotland: The Ladies’ Putting Club of St. Andrews was formed in 1867 as a members-only green for women golfers. Of course, the club was a result of the conventions of the day that decreed it…

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Food and Beverage

The Secret Life of Cart Girls

BY: KEELY LEVINS PHOTOS BY CY CYR April 2015 The perfect cart girl has a soft smile, but thick skin. All the ruthless flirting and unwanted come-ons—just how bad, and bawdy, does it really get? As a 24-year-old female on the Golf Digest editorial staff, I was the best person to find out. With the tacit cooperation of two courses in Arizona, I went undercover behind the wheel for three days. The names in this story have been changed, but the…

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Pace of Play

The R&A announces results of pace of play survey and plans for industry forum

    The R&A has announced the results of a pace of play survey, with an industry forum to discuss the findings planned for later in the year. The survey received more than 56,000 responses from golfers in 122 countries between September 2014 and March 2015. It was carried out by The R&A as part of its efforts to investigate the issues affecting golf and the extent to which they impact on participation in the sport. The survey revealed that while…

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Food and Beverage

Slow Play Chronicles: Golfer confronted, brandishes a gun

By John Strege Slow play is a scourge, but in one case earlier this week it became a dangerous scourge when a golfer confronted about his pace of play brandished a gun. It happened at Stanley Golf Course, a public facility in New Britain, Conn. The man, identified by NBC Connecticut as Alejandro Baeza, 22, of Wethersfield, was arrested and charged with second-degree threatening and breach of peace. “Words were exchanged about golf etiquette and playing through,” New Britain Police…

All-encompassing mobile solutions mean growth for golf clubs
Technology and Mobile

All-encompassing mobile solutions mean growth for golf clubs

About 26 million people in the U.S. alone play golf at least occasionally. Moreover, the U.S. golf economy has an estimated size of about $70 billion (and growing). No wonder mobile solutions for golf clubs are such a hot commodity. I have in mind all-encompassing mobile tech solutions, not just separate mobile apps. Golfers are as much as anyone else becoming more and more tech savvy and they look for real-time solutions to their momentary wishes and especially comfort. In 2015, this can be…

Mother’s Day Gift Guide “Fore” the Style Savvy Moms that Golf
Mother’s Day Gift Guide “Fore” the Style Savvy Moms that Golf
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Mother’s Day Gift Guide “Fore” the Style Savvy Moms that Golf

   Whether it’s Mother’s Day or any other day of the year, it’s important to always let your mother know just how much she means to you. So, this Mother’s Day, give your stylish mom a gift that’s equal parts feminine, fashionable & functional! *Click on the photo to shop that item! Happy Mother’s Day to all of the chic and stylish moms out there! ♥

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Technology and Mobile

Trump’s Doral Golf Resort Returns to Grandeur with New Tech

A dated resort becomes revitalized thanks to a massive technological facelift. By Wylie Wong Time had not been kind to Doral Golf Resort & Spa nea Read More r Miami. Built in 1962, the sprawling 800-acre retreat was once the epitome of luxury. But in the decades since, its décor had become outdated, and the property had lost some of its splendor. So who better to restore the resort to its former glory than new owner Donald Trump? A Five-Star…