Mike and I are back on US soil after five stimulating and fast-paced days in China. I have been lucky to visit this part of the world on occasion the last 20 years, but every time have seen something different and experienced new endeavors.
This trip was specifically for Pacific Links International, my partner of three years. Pacific Links International provides golfers with a premium golf experience through an innovative membership structure that offers access to 392 high-quality clubs around the world. For $20,000, members join a “Home Club” and also receive reciprocal privileges at other clubs.
I participated in membership events at X clubs during my stay. Each followed the same format. They began with Owner and Chairman, Mr. Du Sha, and me doing media interviews. Then we moved to a huge ball room with giant screens showing exciting marketing videos (in English and then Chinese) promoting the club. An on-stage “Q & A” with me followed, after which Mr. Du gave a 40-minute presentation. We then ate, leaving about an hour to sign autographs and take photos. Read more →