National Golf Course Owners Association

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NEW NGCOA Online Pro Shop

High quality, brand name customizable apparel and accessories for you, your staff, and your whole family!

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Smart Buy Marketplace

Take advantage of discounts, rebates and exclusive deals through NGCOA’s official purchasing program

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Learn About Our Events

Attend NGCOA, affiliate and industry events for business-critical education and networking. 

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NGCOA Info Centers

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NGCOA supports and advances your business through resources and representation on Capitol Hill.

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Real Estate

Hilco Golf Advisors provides education, resources and more related to buying and selling golf courses

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Virtual training programs and best practices to reduce high-turnover and improve mid-level management productivity

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Access the NEW 2024 Golf Industry Compensation & Benefits Report and other industry trends (benefits of membership!) 

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Reviews, research and analysis on current and future golf technology

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Initiatives and activities to attract new and returning customers... and increase your bottom line

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January 22-24, 2024 | Orlando

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Latest Discussions

  • We are renovating our course, and have changed some hole layouts and added forward tees. The course had been abandoned for one season. It still shows ...

  • Hi Steve, Thank you for reaching out and the kind words about Hooper! I can give a call this afternoon at the number you provided - and if this afternoon ...

  • Hi Gaylord, Thanks so much for reaching out and I will email you at the address you provided later on today! Josh ------------------------------ ...

  • Hi Josh, I am familiar with Hooper, having been a GOLF Magazine Top 100 panelist for 14 yrs. It is a gem. I have some out-of-the-box ideas I'd enjoy ...


  • NGCOA Welcomes 2024-2026 Board Officers and Directors!

    Board Officers Cathy Harbin, PGA/LPGA, President Pine Ridge Golf Course, Paris, TX Whitey O'Malley, Vice President Saddleback Golf Club, Firestone, CO Jeff Hoag, Treasurer Scott Lake Country Club, Comstock Park, MI Gaylord Schaap, Secretary Northwood ... More
  • Lee Trevino is our 2024 Award of Merit Recipient

    The NGCOA is delighted to announce six-time Major Champion and World Golf Hall of Fame Inductee Lee Trevino as the recipient of our 2024 Award of Merit, NGCOA's most prestigious award which recognizes long-term and significant contributions to the game ... More