Golf in Turkey!

Ann Kelly Golf tournaments, Travel

For many avid golfers, Turkey has replaced the Algarve in Portugal, as a golf destination in Europe.  The majority of  these new courses are on the Mediterrean east of Antalya in Belek, and have been built to encourage tourism. The resorts are new and shiny….very up-market….miles of marble, brass, glass and stunning decor.  The International Golfing Fellowship of Rotary ( more »

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FootGolf??? What is This?

Ann Kelly Golf tournaments, Travel

I have just had the pleasure of meeting Roberto and Laura Balestrini at The Lights at Indio Golf Course in California.  Roberto is the founder of the American FootGolf League, and  introduced FootGolf to North America…….and you are still wondering what is FootGolf! Well….think of golf and soccer meshed together as a new sport played on an existing golf course more »

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Financial note on golf tournaments

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The latest LPGA Major tournament was held in London, Ontario, Canada.  At the conclusion of the tournament, the major sponsor, Canadian Pacific presented a cheque to the community hospital for $1,100.045.  It is reported that golfers, via tournaments, contribute more than the “big boys” (NHL, NFL, NBA) combined. Another interesting note was that the players were also challenged.  For each birdie more »

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