Entries by Nicholas Roberts

Waste Management Phoenix Open Helps Set New Sustainability Standard

The 2017 Waste Management Phoenix Open is conducting an official pilot of the new sustainability standard for golf tournaments. Highly regarded for their leadership in sustainability and sports, Waste Management will put the standard to test at golf’s most highly attended professional tournament. Over half a million spectators will pass through the gates of the […]

Sustainable Golf Tournament Standard Consultation Launched

A public consultation period has opened on a new voluntary sustainability standard for golf tournaments, with industry leaders calling for input into the creation of sustainable best practices for golf tournaments around the world. “We’re excited to be launching the public consultation on criteria for a Sustainable Golf Tournament Standard” said Eric Duea, Tournament Programme […]

Milestone in Sustainable Golf Development

Golf shows proactive leadership and collaboration as it comes together on a voluntary sustainability standard for golf developments. A new sustainable golf development standard, developed through close collaboration both within and outside the golf industry, has been introduced as part of golf’s efforts to become a leader in sustainable sport, land-use and development. After 18 […]

Sustainable Golf Development Consultation

GEO is seeking input from interested parties on the proposed international voluntary standard for New Golf Developments’. Setting an international voluntary standard for golf development represents a significant step for golf as an industry to take. It signals a consideration for the impacts and a protection of the integrity of the industry. Background: Golf developments […]