What Constitutes a Successful Golf Outing?

We have had the opportunity to work with hundreds of tournaments throughout the US over the past 25 years. We have found that the average tournament still only nets $5000 but is that the only determining factor in judging a golf event? Is it all about the money (maybe for the charity) or is it about the experience (probably for the golfers) and aren’t they the real deciding factor?  Do golfers enjoy your event and do they keep coming back? In other words, is your event growing or is it declining in players?

 

WHAT DETERMINES A SUCCESSFUL GOLF TOURNAMENT?

To determine what a successful golf.

Posted by admin at Oct 05, 2018 Category: Tournament Help and Tips
Tags: golf tournament, golf outings,

Tournament Tips Some More Ideas for You

Thank you for all of the wonderful ideas and suggestions we received for our Newsletter Tournament Tips. We had some great feedback and suggestions on potential articles.

Here are just a few ideas on some of the questions that you had in hopes that they help.

1. Please give us some creative and unusual fundraising ideas for charity tournaments.

Want to put some bucks in the bank from your bang?  It’s the latest golf outing experience for your players – the Cannon Gun, which can raise $2000 to $3000 by allowing golfers to shoot the ball to the green with a cannon.  Most of our GTAA consultants can arrange one (

Posted by admin at Aug 28, 2018 Category: Tournament Help and Tips
Tags: golf tournament, golf outings, top

Your Golf Course Should Help Get Golfers for Your Event

IS YOUR GOLF COURSE HELPING YOU 
GET GOLFERS FOR YOUR EVENT?

You are spending a lot to procure the golf course that you did for your event.  Are they helping you?  They host outings like yours all the time and know a lot of insider information that could help your event including how to fill the event with golfers.  But quite often you have to ask for the help.

Here are a few ways that the golf course can assist you in filling the event.

  1. Post your event on their website.
  2. Put up your posters in the restrooms,.
Posted by admin at Jul 07, 2018 Category: Tournament Help and Tips
Tags: golf tournament, golf outings, top

Are You Thinking Big?

ARE YOU THINKING BIG?

Become a GTAA Certified
Golf Tournament Planner
 

The average Tournament in the US has 72 players and nets $5000. For some that it is fine but I have not found anyone that does not want to raise more money and have more golfers. The question is how do we get there?

Here are just a few ways of how the big guys are filling their field with golfers and raising big money.

  1. Selling Big Sponsors by giving them a return on investment.
  2. Procuring 144 Golfers with a well connected committee.
  3. Having huge money-making auctions with big items and promoting it in.
Posted by admin at Jul 02, 2018 Category: Tournament Help and Tips
Tags: golf tournament, golf outings, top

Making the Most of the Appeal at Your Outing

MAKING THE MOST OF THE APPEAL

 

$50,000 Additional Raised

One day last summer in Detroit MI, a typical charity golf tournament was being conducted. It was an average event with 80 players and the golf tournament portion, including sponsors, raised approximately $15,000. They were pleased at the end of the event, but this year unlike past years they had decided to present a little more about their charity and what is does and who it helps at the awards ceremony. In the past they just assumed that everyone knew who they were and what they did. With this process they raised an additional $50,000.

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Posted by admin at Jun 27, 2018 Category: Tournament Help and Tips
Tags: golf tournament, golf outings, top