proprietary, sortable, email-like medium to communicate with fellow
members, or groups of members that affords one the option to
maintain anonymity. Only members can use this useful tool.
Golf Course Database
scratch specific, peer reviewed/ranked with separate hole-by-hole,
scratch player specific strategy profiles. This will take time to
develop as it is driven via member provided data.
Association/Federation/Union/Tour Database &
largest, most comprehensive & accurate such sortable database, by
far, in the world. There are over 550 such organizations although
it is limited to golf governing bodies, significant organizations
affiliated with either the USGA or R&A, licensed handicap
(by USGA, CONGU, EGA, RCGA or AGU)
and/or entities that conduct significant scratch events. This
includes all national level or higher PGA’s as well as the
Section/Regional/District PGA offices in all major golf countries.
Any significant pro tour is included as well as most junior tours
and organizations. Each organization data page provides logo, name,
mailing address, emails, telephone with country code, fax, website
address and a summary description.
- pro &
amateur, scratch events only, sortable, entry deadline date, entry
form linkage, event & qualifying dates, fees, event course &
sponsor, golf assn/fed/union/tour affiliation requirements,
hyper-linkage and other age, sex, etc qualifying criteria. You can
maintain your own personal, on site tournament schedule linked to
database and/or including off-database events.
exchange, equipment wanted, equipment for sale, scratch gatherings
(like skin game locations),
stories/jokes, places to go, prospective members & the Director's
forum for starters. The equipment boards will include linkage to
over 35 organizations worldwide that are commercially involved
and/or traders in used equipment plus auction site linkage.
medium will be set up with scheduled times for discussions with
professionals "of note", collegiate golf coaches, club fitting
experts, foreign exchange, seniors only, juniors only, Spanish only,
swing doctors, golf psychologists, etc, etc. Additional rooms added
SPG Hall of Fame
- The SPG
will eventually induct amateurs and professionals annually either
through encompassing regional "Halls" from esteemed bodies (such as
the RCGA) or via SPG membership vote. The World Golf Hall of Fame
in St Augustine, FL focuses primarily on the world's top
professional tour players with over 100 such inductees.
the member's section of the site will have pages that focus on the
Psychological / Spiritual aspects of the game, Club Fitting, Member
Discount Vendors and other ideas still under development. There
will also be the areas that pertain to
business such as the Membership Roster, Board of Directors &
Committee activity, Financial Statements, etc.
organization is pursuing an immense agenda. Consequently, databases and
certain benefit areas may not be fully completed.
tournament database in particular will ultimately be huge and
development thereof will track the primary demographics of the
membership as it evolves. The golf course database will develop more
quickly but much of the pertinent strategy data will be derived from
member completed course profiles. Quality first, then quantity.