Our 14th Annual Ideas Issue highlights winning concepts to help clubs jump-start member engagement again as they return to full operations. Organized by operating category, featured ideas include:
Special Events—Houston Racquet Club’s “Touch-A-Truck” event, Seattle Yacht Club’s land-based attraction, and “Canvas and Cookies,” two Virginia clubs’ age-appropriate alternative to “Wine and Design.”
Design + Facilities—Manasquan River GC dresses up its maintenance facility for a special dinner, Bishop Bay’s sanitation solution for ensuring member safety, Paradise Valley CC takes its fitness studio outside, and more.
Food + Beverage—Colleton River Club takes members on a round-the-world culinary cruise, Bay Head YC’s “scientific” approach to a sundae bar, Myers Park CC takes local sourcing to a new level, and more.
Course + Grounds—Maidstone Club’s fully functional farm, Green Valley GC blows away its geese problem, and more.
Golf Operations—Champions Run adds fun to an outing through speed golf, Spring Brook CC’s “Meatball” tournament, and more.
Family + Kids—Valley Lo Club’s time-tested Junior Sports Camp, and more.
Recreation + Fitness—Green Valley CC literally finds a new revenue stream, pickleball becomes a big “dill,” and more.
Management + Membership—New ideas for making maternity and medical leaves less agonizing, and more.