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Golf Help / September 15, 2015
The Intrepid Golfer: Buying My First Set of Clubs

The Intrepid Golfer: Buying My First Set of Clubs

By Nextgengolf

I’ll just get this out of the way right now – I’m a new golfer (gasp).

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Golf Help / September 9, 2015
An Insider’s View: What Is It Like To Be A PGM Student?

An Insider’s View: What Is It Like To Be A PGM Student?

By Nextgengolf

This interview was conducted by Kris Hart, the CEO of Nextgengolf with an NCCGA Student Leader Adam Englehorn from the University of Idaho PGM program in September 2015. The goal of this interview is to provide a real perspective for high school students thinking about entering college for professional golf management.

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Golf Help / September 8, 2015
Nextgengolf Brings Young Professionals Together With City Tour

Nextgengolf Brings Young Professionals Together With City Tour

By Nextgengolf

Nextgengolf strives to keep people engaged in the game of golf during and after their college years. Whether it is through our collegiate club golf tournaments or young professional events in major cities on our City Tour, our motto is always the same - Live Life. Play Golf.

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Golf Help / September 8, 2015
City Tour Championship - Northeastern Huskies Team Profile

City Tour Championship - Northeastern Huskies Team Profile

By Nextgengolf

We wanted to get to know a few of the team captains that have organized and led their team all the way to the City Tour Championship at Cog Hill in a couple weeks. Here was have the Team Captain - Alec Shanahan - of the Northeastern Huskies from Boston.

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Golf Help / September 4, 2015
City Tour Championship Fast Approaching

City Tour Championship Fast Approaching

By Nextgengolf

The inaugural Nextgengolf City Tour Championship at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club will officially kick off on Friday, September 18th. Players from across the country will be traveling to Chicago to represent their city to claim top honors for the summer of 2015. Players will have the opportunity to compete on professional quality golf courses, experience one of the most enjoyable cities in the summer time, and meet other 18-34 year olds who love the game of golf.

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Golf Help / August 31, 2015
4 Reasons why PGA Professionals should become collegiate club golf coaches

4 Reasons why PGA Professionals should become collegiate club golf coaches

By Nextgengolf

We understand that PGA Professionals have a difficult job - 5:00 am mornings, 80 hour workweeks, weekly tournaments, and tending to members are just a few of the many responsibilities that you may have. Assistant golf professionals have an especially difficult job since they are working really hard towards building a career in golf. This article is meant for any PGA Professional, but applies most to Assistant Professionals looking to achieve two goals: increasing their income and becoming a head golf professional at a great golf facility.

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Golf Help / July 14, 2015
Golf Courses of the City Tour: Part 3

Golf Courses of the City Tour: Part 3

By Nextgengolf

Nextgengolf's City Tour is offering team based weekend tournaments in 14 cities this Summer for 18-34 year olds. In this 4-part series, we will be featuring the top golf courses that will be hosting City Tour events. If you need to get caught up, here is Part 1 and Part 2.

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Golf Help / June 15, 2015
The Golf Courses of the City Tour: Part 2

The Golf Courses of the City Tour: Part 2

By Nextgengolf

Nextgengolf's City Tour is offering team based weekend tournaments in 14 cities this Summer for18-34 year olds. In this 4-part series, we will be featuring the top golf courses that will be hosting City Tour events. If you missed part 1, you can find it here.

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Golf Help / May 20, 2015
13 Golf Terms You May Not Know

13 Golf Terms You May Not Know

By Nextgengolf

Everyone is busy planning for the summer golf season. And here at Nextgengolf we want to make sure you're prepared—golf lingo and all. Here's 13 golf terms you might not know, but hey, they could come in handy during your next golf round.

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Golf Help / May 14, 2015
What Type of City Tour Golfer are You?

What Type of City Tour Golfer are You?

By Nextgengolf

The Nextgengolf City Tour season is rapidly approaching, with 60 tournaments taking place this summer over 20 cities. As it gets closer, you may be asking yourself if the CIty Tour is right for you. So, we’ve put together a quick guide to help you figure it out.

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Golf Help / May 13, 2015
The Golf Courses of The City Tour: Part 1

The Golf Courses of The City Tour: Part 1

By Nextgengolf

Nextgengolf will be hosting 50 golf tournaments this Summer at some of the best public and private golf courses around the country. In this 4-part series, we will be featuring the top golf courses that will be hosting City Tour events.

Nextgengolf's City Tour is offering team based weekend tournaments in 14 cities this Summer for 18-34 year olds. The events will be 2-person best ball format. Teams will consist of 4-8 players and the top 2 pair scores for each team will count.

Teams compete in up to 4 events during the summer (minimum of 2) in order to qualify for the City Tour National Championship in September at Dubsdread Course at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club in Chicago, Illinois. Cog Hill has been host to the BMW Championship, Western Open, US Amateur, and the US Men and Women Pub Links.

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Golf Help / April 10, 2015
Boston Golf: Rich History, but Often Over-looked

Boston Golf: Rich History, but Often Over-looked

By Nextgengolf

When you think of Boston, Massachusetts, often what comes to mind is the Founding Fathers leading the revolution and Boston greats David Ortiz and Tom Brady leading our teams to Championships. However, people may not realize that Boston golf also has a rich history.

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Golf Help / April 9, 2015
Club Golf Academy: GPS can Improve Pace of Play

Club Golf Academy: GPS can Improve Pace of Play

By Nextgengolf

This week, Club Golf Academy is here to look into an interesting aspect of the golf industry. Technology has become more infused into the game we all love. I thought it would be a good time to discuss when it is legal to take advantage of the new devices. I wanted to cover the a rule in a more general sense instead of focusing on a particular rule. How can we increase pace of play and what does each player need to do to improve it?

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Golf Help / April 1, 2015
Golf Fundraisers with State Traditions

Golf Fundraisers with State Traditions

By Nextgengolf

Fundraising is often the biggest obstacle for a team to compete in the National Collegiate Club Golf Association (NCCGA). In order to help teams around the country, we have been hard at work coming up with new ways for teams to fundraise on campus and in the local community. I previously wrote about several ways that clubs can utilize different forms of golf fundraisers. Be sure to check out all the ways you can help raise money and awareness for your team.

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Golf Help / March 30, 2015
Houston Golf: 5 Things Millennials Should Know

Houston Golf: 5 Things Millennials Should Know

By Nextgengolf

When golfers think of hot-spots around the country, Houston golf often gets over looked. Houston, however, has more to offer than you think, especially for Millennial golfers. Between a vast number of courses surrounding the city, different golf opportunities, and year round access, every golfer needs to start planning their weekend get away to Texas. Soon, Houston golf will be atop every hacker's bucket list.

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