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Ile aux Cerfs is Mauritius' no.1 in the Leadingcourses 2019 Golfers' Choice Awards.

The Best Golf Courses according to golfers

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Golfers' Choice Awards 2019. The Golfers’ Choice rankings have been created for 15 countries in total. For the first time a ranking could also be devised for South Africa. The rankings are based on the reviews of golfers, which makes it the only user generated golf…
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The Sjöman Diaries: Golfers Paradise

Just a couple of weeks ago I got the opportunity to visit the beautiful island Ile aux Cerfs located in Mauritius. I’ve previously visited Mauritius 3 times but unfortunately never had the opportunity to visit the island everyone seemed to talk about. So it was with excitement I packed my gear and bags and went…

The Sjöman Diaries: Visiting Banff Springs Golf Course

After an unexpected snowfall up at Jasper that left us without any golf or photos we quickly decided to head down south to Banff and Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course. Before doing this trip we had read some great reviews on Leadingcourses.com and several of my friends recommended me to visit Banff so this surely…
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The Sjöman Diaries: Crushed bucket list-dreams in Canada

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6 tips on how to generate more reviews

Online reviews are crucial to any golf club that wishes to uphold and control an online reputation. Since the rise of the internet, global marketing has changed drastically. Word-of-mouth marketing is possibly the oldest...
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Feature release: the to-do list

The reach that Leadingcourses.com has is spreading rapidly throughout Europe and the rest of the world. Both golfers and golf club managers have recognized the benefits that the platform has to offer. As a...
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An amateur caddie on a professional tour

This blog is about being an amateur caddie for professionals on international European professional golf tours. I (known as 'Belgiangolfer' on Leadingcourses) am a modest 17 handicapper and no one has ever told me...

Your Guide to Night Golf

For most golf courses the day is over after the sun sets. After all, no sunlight means no golf. But for some courses business continues as usual - as the course is getting fully lit...
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My favourite golf courses: Eddie Pepperell

52 tournaments in 30 different countries are (co-)hosted by the European Tour in the 2018 season. It's safe to say that the players on the European Tour know a thing or two about golf...
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Golf Course Photographers: Patrick Koenig

Have you ever browsed Leadingcourses.com and stumbled across golf course pictures that made you excited to hit the course right away? Big chance these pictures were not made by your average Leadingcourses user, but...