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15 Jul 19
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By George Moore SafeTees Pouch, Inc. (First in a Series) Traditional green-grass golf is being challenged as never before, and this challenge is especially serious because much of it is coming from within the  golf industry. The impact has already been felt. More than 1,000 courses have closed since 2006. Nearly 200 closed in 2018; […]

07 Jul 19
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                                          By George Moore     SafeTees Pouch (Last in a Series) The United States Golf Association (USGA) and the PGA Tour are the titans of golf. And as such, both bodies are at least partly responsible for golf’s public image. In their outreach to non-golfers, they rely mostly on weekend telecasts of golfing […]

01 Jul 19
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By George Moore SafeTees Pouch, Inc. (Fourth in a Series) Golf and golf courses are going through some tough times. Gone are “the good old days” when we had to phone a week in advance to reserve a tee time at our favorite courses. Now days, it’s not uncommon to walk on and tee off […]

25 Jun 19
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By George Moore SafeTees Pouch, Inc. (Third in a Series) Golf is in trouble, and we have the various segments of the golf industry to thank. They continue to rely on outmoded and non-competitive business models, and they don’t seem to realize that the heydays of golf are over. Arnie’s Army marched off into the […]

16 Jun 19
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(Second in a Three-Part Series) By George Moore SafeTees Pouch, Inc. Golf, the game played on an outdoor course with 14 clubs and a little ball, is in trouble. Number of rounds played dropped 4.8 percent from 2017 to 2018, and nearly 200 18-hole courses closed their doors last year. Only 12 new ones opened […]

10 Jun 19
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By George Moore SafeTees Pouch, Inc. (First in a Series) Most golfers, if they thought about it, would say that the world is a better place because of golf. And they’d be right. That said, there’s an elephant in the room. Its name is Fear. Simply stated, golfing people worry that the game they love […]

27 May 19
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By George Moore (Second in a Two-Part Series) Winter can take a heavy toll on a golfer’s body and brain. The body seems to start going south at Thanksgiving. Big meal, lots of desserts. Then a nap. Same thing at Christmas, with sugar cookies. And then there are the other ball games ꟷ football and […]

17 May 19
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(First in a Two-Part Series) By George Moore Winter is officially over, thank goodness, and it’s time for another wonderful summer of golf. It’d be nice if we could just toss the clubs in the car and pick up play where we left off months ago, but it doesn’t work that way for most of […]