Reading The Green Newsletter
Welcome to Reading the Green, the monthly "quick hit," golf related brief that focuses on improving the viability of Municipally owned golf facilities through the latest trends, creative uses for golf courses, and recent developments in resource management.
The National Links Trust hosted their 2nd annual "Symposium on Municipal Golf" in October 2022, and Staples Golf was there to check out the action! Read more about our key takeaways from the event and presenters in this issue of RTG.
The most successful municipal courses – and the one’s making the headlines – all have one thing in common: they all have a story to tell! So what story can your course tell, and how can that help elevate your facility? In this edition of RTG, we highlight the common trends from the headlines across the industry to help you with just that!
This spring marked an exciting milestone for us here at Staples Golf—the 5-year anniversary of the Community Links™ whitepaper!
Golf across public, private and municipal sectors has been on a tear the past 10 months or so, and some might be wondering if it's going to last. We'll get straight to the point: Yes it is!
The Municipal golf sector has a lot to be optimistic about, despite everything that’s been going on with the pandemic, rounds are up and holding strong, and perceptions of golf are improving.