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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.
Why America fell out of love with golf
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Why America fell out of love with golf

By Drew Harwell A decade ago, when the golf course was a de facto playground for the professional set and a young Californian named Tiger Woods was the world’s best player, golf looked like an unassailable national undertaking, and corporate players were champing at the bit to get in. But the business behind one of America’s most slow-going, expensive and old-fashioned pastimes has rapidly begun to fall apart. TaylorMade-Adidas Golf, the world’s biggest maker of golf clubs and clothes, saw…

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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…

Frustrated Michael Jordan looking to build his own golf course (cites pace of play)
Frustrated Michael Jordan looking to build his own golf course (cites pace of play)
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Frustrated Michael Jordan looking to build his own golf course (cites pace of play)

Michael Jordan is fed up. The Hall of Famer is tired of the pace of play at the Bear’s Club, a golf resort near his South Florida home — ironic since it’s already an exclusive club with initiation fees just south of $100,000,according to Golf.com. Luckily for him, though, he has some extra money to splurge, which has sparked an outlandish idea: Why not build his own golf course from scratch? Jordan has always been known for his competitive streak, but…