Who Are We?

We are a national membership organisation representing the golf tourism industry in England, with the objective of promoting England as a leading golf destination at home and aboard.

We develop a vision and strategy for promoting golf tourism in England and seek Government Support, acting in the interests of our membership.

Our current members and clients include:

  • National / Regional Tourism bodies
  • English Golf clubs
  • English Resorts
  • Hotels and Hotel Groups
  • Tour Operators (UK and Overseas)
  • Industry Partners
  • To coordinate the industries efforts to promote England as a leading golf destination
  • To educate the golf tourism market about the attraction of England
  • To educate and prepare English destinations and venues etc. to be visitor ready
  • To help to develop a tourism infrastructure enabling bookable itineraries

GTE is a not for profit, membership organisation with no shareholders.

Headed up by CEO, Andrew Cooke, the company has a Steering Committee made up of key stakeholders / members.

The Business is primarily B2B, and is effectively a Trade Association for the golf tourism industry in England.

The aim is to create a board to further the progress and development of the organisation.