What will I get in return when I conduct the benchmark?
After answering 25 questions on 16 material issues for your golf course, you will receive a benchmark report in pdf. In de benchmark report, key sector trends are provided including an overview on the green golf of today.
I would like to improve sustainability at my golf course. Where do I need to start?
The Sustainable Golf Project developed a strategy development tool for golf courses and golf events. You will start with a baseline analysis including stakeholder mapping.
What is the methodology behind the benchmark?
The methodology behind the benchmark is based on the benchmarking approach from the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
Which golf courses are already in the benchmark?
Since the start of the Sustainable Golf Project in 2010, all the golf courses that were hosting a European Tour event have been analyzed on sustainability.
I have a problem with the payment system for the benchmark. Can you help me?
If there are any technical problems occurring with the benchmark report or payments, please contact Betsy O’Sullivan through firstname.lastname@example.org.
I don’t know the water consumption or energy use at my golf property. Is this a problem?
In the benchmark, you have the opportunity to give an indication on your water use, energy consumption, number of rounds played or generated waste. This will give a clear overview of where you stand as a golf course compared to peers.