Wednesday Jan 12, 2022

Reported to consist of more than 2 million jobs, the golf industry is quite vast. On Tuesday, PGA Career Services and Fore Hire announced a strategic partnership that will better connect women within the industry. The entities will seek to identify, educate and connect female job candidates to employment opportunities within the golf industry, starting with the Women Fore Hire Virtual Job Fair on Jan. 19. 

Question of the Week: What can the golf industry do to grow the women's game? Send replies to and please include name, along with city and state of residence. Read last week's responses.

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> Tim Rosaforte, one of America's top golf journalists, dies of Alzheimer's disease at 66
[Craig Dolch | Palm Beach Post | Read]

> Tim Rosaforte an expert blend of professionally tough, endearingly vulnerable
[Jaime Diaz | Golf Channel | Read]

> Tom Watson to be honorary Masters starter with Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player
[Doug Ferguson | Associated Press | Read]

> PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan might have the most thankless job in golf
[John Hawkins | Morning Read | Read]

The top three states with the most unrestricted walking golf courses are California (330), Michigan (330) and Ohio (290). Unrestricted walking golf courses are defined as courses that allow unrestricted walking all days, all year.

Source: Longitudes Group golf course walkability database
Partnership to promote employment opportunities and paths to PGA membership for women in the golf industry
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Top apparel and accessory companies will showcase their newest collections, followed by a Happy Hour and reception to connect with peers, apparel designers and participating PGA Show manufacturers
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Company to showcase line of custom handcrafted premium leather golf accessories
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Woodward is scheduled to attend more than 30 tournaments in 2022, introducing Whiskers laces to tour players and answering their calls for colorful accessories
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Majors Challenge is a New Jersey-based fantasy golf business that simplifies the process of running golf pools
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Longtime turfgrass educator and researcher will receive award at the 2022 GCSAA Conference and Show
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Johnson, who serves as GCSAA’s associate director of environmental programs, to join Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee
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With Fleet 333 line, European push cart manufacturer looks to build on 2021 success
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Groundbreaking for club’s 2nd Jack Nicklaus Signature Course is expected to take place by fourth quarter 2022; Course will expand and elevate golf experience at Land’s End on the Baja Peninsula
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Manufacturer of agronomic solutions joins GCSAA Partner Recognition Program
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Taylor Collins, Nishtha Madan accept sponsor exemptions for tournament, Jan. 24-30 in Boca Raton, Fla.
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LPGA's first full-field event of 2022, Jan. 24-30, to feature 13 of the world's top 20 players, including 2020 champion Madelene Sagstrom
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Miles Harris will oversee all golf operations for the 18-hole private club located in Pooler, Ga.
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Radmor Golf's disruptive approach to apparel
Co-founders Scott Morrison and Bob Conrad were simply tired of golf apparel made of polyester, so they partnered to create an alternative that also helps the environment
"Impossible is for the unwilling."
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25-28: PGA Merchandise Show, Orlando, Fla. | Info

5-10: GCSAA Conference and Trade Show, San Diego, Calif. | Info
18-20: Toledo Golf Show, Toledo, Ohio | Info
19-23: CMAA World Conference and Club Business Expo, San Diego, Calif. | Info
25-27: Colorado Golf Expo, Denver, Colo. | Info

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