John Byrne: Nothing can substitute being on grass with your coach

BIRDIETIME FEATURED PRO: JOHN BYRNE May 9, 2018 John Byrne is the resident Head PGA Professional at Royal Tara Golf Club in County Meath in Ireland. John is one of only three Taylormade Ambassadors in Ireland, and one of 30 across Europe. John has recently established a junior golf school called Little Mulligans which he plans to expand in the coming … Read More

Win a trip to the US Masters in 2019!

We are happy to announce our greatest campaign to date: We offer all our customers – both PGA Pros and golfers – a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the US Masters 2019. May 3, 2018 All golfers that purchase golf tuition online with Birdietime before end of 2018 will automatically enter the sweepstake. Lessons can be purchased either … Read More

Birdietime on Tour coming to you!

We’re happy to announce Birdietime on Tour! Our team will head out of the office and tour around England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Ireland, Wales and Finland to call on clubs and Pros in our network. The tour will start on April 30th and run all the way through to the beginning of June. Our aim is to share the best practices … Read More

TrackMan, FlightScope, GC2 and other resources now in Birdietime calendar

We’re happy to announce a new update to Birdietime. Birdietime Calendar can now manage the use of shared resources between teaching professionals. April 25, 2018 Our development team has been working hard again and we’re happy to let you know that Birdietime can now manage shared resources between several Professionals at a Club or Academy. Many Professionals use latest technologies … Read More

5 tips for promoting golf lessons in social media

If you are a teaching PGA Professional, and you’re looking to increase your tuition revenues, we have one word for you: marketing. Social media is often a cost-effective way to get started and it is a natural way for many customers to connect with services. Based on our experience, many Pros still manage to overlook many basics of social media … Read More

5 reasons to start selling group lessons & programmes

Many golf professionals swear by private lessons. Private lessons undoubtedly help the golfer to improve his or her game but if you are looking to grow your instruction business, focusing on private lessons only may not be the best thing to do. Here are five reasons why we think you should at least consider developing your group lesson business. 1. … Read More

Birdietime to sponsor PGA’s oldest tournament

Birdietime has strengthened its new relationship with The PGA by becoming the support sponsor of its longest running national tournament in the UK, the PGA Assistants’ Championship. March 21, 2018 We’re happy to announce that as part of our three-year deal with The PGA, , we have committed to support The PGA’s longest-running national tournament: The PGA Assistants’ Championship. The … Read More

Birdietime becomes a PGA Partner

We thrilled to announce that we are now officially a partner of The PGA. Under our new PGA Partner status, we will continue our expansion across Great Britain and Ireland. February 21, 2018 Mikko Back, founder and chief golf officer of Birdietime, has been meeting with The PGA team on several occasions and described the meetings as “energising”. “It was … Read More

How to boost your golf instruction business with service packages

Off-season is a great time to develop service packages that you can sell ahead of the peak season. Read below some tips and hints to get started! Why to create service packages? First of all, creating service packages to different types of golfers is a great way to communicate the diversity of your tuition services. Packages are a great way … Read More