Golf Inc. Yearly Competitions

Golf Inc. is pleased to recognize the gold standard in golf renovations, development, operations and clubhouses through our various competitions.

For each competition, we select well-known judges who represent the various constituencies, and who are often past winners themselves.

We recognize a first place, second place, third place and honorable mentions in each category, when there are enough quality entrants. Honorees are featured in a magazine issue and invited to attend the Golf Inc. Summit to receive a plaque and be recognized.

All competitions are free to enter!

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Development of the Year 2022 - Competition is now open!

Entries are now being accepted for Golf Inc.’s annual Development of the Year competition. The yearly award recognizes the daily fee/resort courses and private clubs with the best new golf courses opened during the past year around the globe.

Categories: New Private, New Daily Fee/Resort

Eligibility: New golf courses that completed construction after January 1, 2021, and were not previously entered are eligible to enter.  

Deadline to submit your entry: April 29, 2022

Winners will be featured in the July/August 2022 issue of Golf Inc. magazine.

Please email Michelle@CypressMagazines.com for an Entry Form. 

 


Renovation of the Year 2022 - Competition is now open!

Recognizes the best golf course renovations or restorations from the prior year from around the world.

Categories: Private, Public

Eligibility: All courses where the renovation was completed between January 1, 2021, and May 1, 2022, and were not previously entered are eligible to enter.  

Deadline to submit your entry: April 29, 2022

Winners will be featured in the July/August 2022 issue of Golf Inc. magazine.

Please email Michelle@CypressMagazines.com for an Entry Form. 

 


Clubhouse of the Year 2022

Recognizes the best new golf course clubhouse or private clubhouse and the best clubhouse renovations from around the globe. 

Categories: Private new clubhouse; Public new clubhouse; and Remodel

Eligibility: TBD

Deadline: Call for entries will be around the end of May 2022. Entries will be due around the end of June 2022.

Winners will be featured in the September/October 2022 issue of Golf Inc. magazine.

 


Amenity of the Year

Recognizes the best new amenity or renovated amenity at private and public clubs. 

Categories: New Public/Resort, Private 

Eligibility: TBD

Deadline: Call for entries will be 2023.

 


Golden Fork 

Recognizes the best new food & beverage facility or renovated food & beverage facility at private and public/resort clubs. Judges will base scores off of a number of factors including improvements in revenue, traffic, guest satisfaction, aesthetics, service, menu and capital investments.

Categories: New Private, New Public/Resort, Renovated Private, Renovated Public/Resort

Eligibility: TBD for 2023

Deadline: Call for entries will be 2023.