Nowadays, golf is a global phenomenon and is a very popular sport with major golf tournaments from all-over the world that draw huge crowds both live and on television.
The impact of golf is not isolated to the sports industry. The prevalence of golf has elevated the global economy by providing lifetime recreational opportunity for millions of people, creating millions of jobs, and generating billions of dollars in total economic activity. Moreover, golf is a major U.S. industry which has been bolstering economic development opportunities and generating tax revenues for local communities.
The industry impacts 2 million jobs across America and approximately has shared $4 billion annual charitable impact.