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Rethinking golf


Is the coronavirus pandemic a moment to rethink golf, our game and industry?


Keep up to date with the latest news from the Growing Golf campaign and our close partners.

Laurie Bland

One woman’s ‘remarkable’ turf team

How Laurie Bland and her team revived Miami Springs Golf & Country Club

Caren Mbogo

Forging her future

From Africa to America: Meet future superintendent Caren Mbogo

Sustainability Asia

Sustainability drive in Asia-Pacific

The former superintendent leading the R&A’s strategy to encourage sustainable golf...



Our immersive multimedia features are an in-depth look at issues facing the golf industry, providing real-world examples, research based insights and expert opinions on some of the most salient topics in modern golf.

Green spaces

New value of golf's green spaces

What's driving a surge in demand for golf? Could the environment hold the answers...

Changing the face of the golf business

How more female leaders can make golf more profitable

Woman with mental health issues

"Golf saved my life"

How golf could be an antidote to today's mental health crisis


These infographic articles are based on market-leading research from around the globe, highlighting important information and providing practical tips to those looking to grow the game and increase participation.

Jenny Roe Teaser

How green spaces benefit wellbeing

What happens to us when we come into contact with nature?

Golf's Doorstep Challenge

When taking up a new sport, women are more influenced by the proximity of a facility...

Female Junior Multiplier Effect

Unleashing a new wave of junior golfers

Syngenta’s global golf market research has revealed that attracting more younger women...


These stories and interviews are a celebration of those at the forefront, pushing the boundaries and evolving the game in order to reach a more modern and diverse audience.

Make them wide: Gil Hanse

Make them wide: playable courses

Sustainability: Olympic course architect Gil Hanse on golf for all

Break down the barriers of intimidation

Break down the barriers of intimidation

How to help new players feel comfortable and hook them with on-course experiences

Next generation turfgrass

Next generation turfgrass

How are superintendents adapting to a constantly evolving environment?

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Report: The Global Economic Value of Increased Female Participation in Golf


Syngenta's groundbreaking global study into female golf participation revealed that prospective female players could add $35 billion (£28 billion) to the global golf economy, yet women currently account for just 24% of golfers worldwide. To see the full report with powerful insights for the golf industry, click the link below.