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The NGCOA encourages members to adopt technologies and participate in initiatives that target more (and new!) golfers. Player development programs grow the game, support the industry and help your communities.

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Player Development

Organizations, programs and initiatives that grow the game

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Industry Initiatives

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As seen on Golf Business LIVE with Michael Williams (May 2022)
Shaun Hansen, Toptracer's Regional Sales Director explains, "when it comes to growing the game of golf... in three to five years if you don't have range technology you are going to be left behind." Toptracer changed the game when it comes to ball flight technology on golf broadcasts, but now they're bringing that same innovation to driving ranges and facilities from coast to coast. Find out how NGCOA's newest partner Toptracer can transform customer experiences AND your bottomline.
As seen on Golf Business LIVE with Michael Williams (March 2022) – 
Steve Tanner, Sr. Director of Player Engagement at PGA of America is on a mission to encourage our youth to stick with sports and not just specialize in one. “As ambassadors, Steph Curry and Alex Morgan have helped us reach new audiences and encouraged our youth to not just play golf. Go play basketball, go play soccer too.”