ABOUT THE TRAVELING GOLFER

We have been marketing to golfers and the golf industry for over 30 years. Our practical experience includes destination marketing, owning, managing and/or participating in more than 170 golf and travel shows, golf and travel writing, magazine and trade publication, direct marketing and e-commerce.

This team has a passion for golf and a proven history of marketing to the traveling golfer.

Once a month, we will also publish The Traveling Golfer e-Newsletter that profiles four new resorts or destination areas with professionally written articles, photographs and contact information.  Sign up today to get the latest news on affordable possibilities, travel tips, industry news and details about contests that are running on the travelinggolfer.net website.

Claudio DeMarchi

Claudio DeMarchi is a golfer who loves to travel to play golf.   Publisher and editor of the Traveling Golfer www.travelinggolfer.net established in 2006.  Claudio is also the North American representative for IAGTO the International Association of Golf Tour Operators, considered the global tourism organization for the golf industry with over 2,700 members in 100+ countries.  In any given year IAGTO is responsible for conducting up 6 golf tourism conventions around the world.

Our Writers

 

Tim Baines, is a sports columnist with Postmedia in Ottawa, mostly covering football and golf – two of his biggest passions. He’s been with the Ottawa Sun for 30 years. An adventurous type, he chases his golf ball around, sometimes visiting rarely seen corners of the golf course.

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Jeff Thoreson is a Washington, D.C.-based golf and travel writer. He has played many of the great courses of the world but finds great pleasure in traveling to out-of-the-way places to find true hidden gems.

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Peter Ellegard, a multiple award-winning writer and photographer, has been a travel journalist for over 30 years and specialises in writing about golf. Based in England, he contributes to many publications in the UK and worldwide and works with global golf tourism organisation IAGTO as media advisor.

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