Case studies and stories from UKGCOA members on what initiatives have proved successful at their clubs

12 Oct 2017Glendale Golf – Our journey towards ‘Growing the Game’

Research in recent years has shown that the game of golf is 'too difficult for beginners' and especially for children, so how can we make the game easier and more fun to learn?

10 Jul 2017Par not needed in Glendale Golf’s Fun Course revolution

Do you really need to show the Par of a golf hole, on a scorecard? Glendale Golf, which operates seven golf centres in the UK, doesn’t think so – at least, not where family- friendly golf is concerned.

16 May 2017Putting ‘A Club In Every Hand’

This week I read that the rounds played in Q1 were up 9%. Great news. Foxhills and Farleigh are both up 13%. Foxhills benefits from having 3500 members and being chosen to host the PGA Cup. But what of Farleigh?

12 Dec 2016Targeting Millenials

Foxhills and Farleigh are thriving, but perhaps the latter makes a more interesting story for golf owners.