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nccga students golf channel morning drive

College students tee it up with the NCCGA

GolfChannel.com, April 2016

NCCGA students Matt Hahn and Evan Rodwell talk with Will Wilcox of the PGA Tour, and Charlie Rymer on Morning Drive about the NCCGA National Championship, and how the NCCGA helps keep students playing golf in college. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.

Golf Team 18 Birdies on City Tour

Should golf become a team sport?

Wall Street Journal, May 2016

Brian Costa from the Wall Street Journal profiles Nextgengolf as a unique opportunity that could help change the game for years to come.

Kris Hart featured in Golf Digest

Innovators and Influencers of 2016

Golf Digest, May 2016

Kris Hart, the CEO of Nextgengolf was named a “futurist” in the May 2016 issue of Golf Digest for his work with Nextgengolf. Learn about the history of the company and his story starting Nextgengolf.

South Carolina at Fall NCCGA Nationals

Carolina's Club Golf Journey

SkratchTV, November 2015

Join the University of South Carolina Club Golf team as they embark on a mission to win the National Collegiate Club Golf Association Fall Championship…and hopefully “kick Clemson’s ass” along the way.

Texas Longhorns Club Golf college golf rankings

Courting Golf's Next Generation

Global Golf Post, November 2015

There is no denying that young people are the future of golf. What is debatable, however, are the best ways to reach that coveted group of 18-34 year olds.

National Championship Crystal Springs Resort

Rivalries Brewing

Golf Digest Stix, August 2015

It’s not quite Red Sox versus Yankees. Still, millennial golfers are creating rivalries in an expanding circuit of city tournaments held by Nextgengolf.

NCCGA City Championship

Nextgengolf: Youth Is Served

Golf.com, August 2015

Many avid millennial golfers are caught in an unfortunate circumstance – they don’t have the money to pay big green fees, the time for a five-hour round, or a platform for competition. Enter Nextgengolf…

PGA Magazine Millennial Golf

Millennials - The Next Big Opportunity?

PGA Magazine, May 2015

With nearly 80 million people, the millennial generation offers both challenges and opportunities for PGA Professionals and the game of golf.

10 Most innovative people in golf marketing

10 Most Innovative Golf Marketers

Golf Inc, May 2015

Savvy golf marketers are taking advantage of resources, new and old. Social media, research and technology have forever changed how these moves and shakers promote golf, for the better.

Boston Business Journal Millennial Golf

Nextgengolf aims to make golf accessible to millennials

Boston Business Journal, January 2015

In his senior year at Rhode Island’s Bryant University, Kris Hart decided to forgo his final season on the varsity golf team to focus on academics. After leaving the team, Hart played little golf at school, a game he cherished, because it was too expensive and inconvenient for a college student. Realizing he was not alone, Hart set out on a mission shortly after college to assist his generation of golfers.

GolfChannel.com Interview

Nextgengolf: Social Golf for Young Adults

GolfChannel.com, November 2014

Kris Hart, Nextgengolf CEO, talks about the social golf experiences that Nextgengolf provides college students and young adults. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.

GolfWeek Interview

What is the NCCGA?

GolfWeek, November 2014

GolfWeek talks about the what the NCCGA is, who participates and what goes on at the NCCGA Fall Championships.

NECN NextGenGolf

Winning Golf's Next Generation

NECN, January 2014

Newly minted University of Massachusetts graduate Jim Lau took up golf three years ago, and quickly loved it – so much so that by his senior year, he was getting out once or twice a week to play.

Normally, that would be much too expensive for most college kids to consider.

Kris Hart Boston Globe

College Golf Pass targets low-priced rounds

Boston Globe, May 2012

For many, college life follows a familiar pattern: A steady dose of Ramen noodles, bad beer, hook-ups, break-ups, noon wake-ups, and the occasional academic all-nighter. Rarely is golf a consistent part of the college experience.

Kris Hart is trying to change that.

Golfer In maroon teeing off at the hole

10 Boston Start-Ups Worth Watching

Boston Globe, December 2011

One of the perks of my job is talking to entrepreneurs who are just getting companies off the ground. They tend to brim with enthusiasm about tackling opportunities that others can’t see. (And if they don’t, well, usually their start-ups don’t make it.)

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Press Contact:
Kris Hart
Phone: (413) 237-2271
Email: Kris@nextgengolf.org
Twitter: @collegegolfguy

Adam Englehorn and Kris Hart from the NCCGA