Leadingcourses.com receives multiple nominations for Website of the Year awards 2015!



Utrecht, the Netherlands – October 2nd, 2015 – For the fourth consecutive year, Leadingcourses.com has performed exceptionally well bringing in nominations for Website of the Year in five different countries.No other sports website has ever managed to qualify four consecutive times in multiple countries.

International Ambitions

“Being nominated for the fourth consecutive year, in five different countries, shows that our focus on international growth within Europe is paying off,” says Jeroen Korving, Managing Director at Leadingourses.com. “Our ambition is to become market leader in the field of golf course reviews within Europe. Recently, we strengthened our position in the Nordic Countries by entering into a partnership with Swedish based, Golfhäftet. We are proud to say that this partnership brought us immediate market leadership within Scandinavia”.

“Not only do the nominations prove that Leadingcourses.com is truly improving as a reliable source of information for international golfers, it also shows us that there is a lot of growth potential in the English, German, French and Spanish golf markets. There is obvious demand for a proper cross-country-platform which allows golfers to share their golf experiences with each other in their own languages. This helps them in the quest to find the finest golf courses, both at home and abroad.”

Nomination in the UK

This year, Leadingcourses.com goes up against international giants like Formua1.com, the Premier League, FIFA and Manchester United in the race for Website of the Year. “We are proud to have received another nomination for Website of the Year in 2015,” says Korving. “This being the fourth consecutive year in which we compete for this prestigious title, shows that English golfers have confidence in Leadingcourses.com”.

Advice from Jeroen Korving for those who have not yet finalized their vote: “People need to vote for the best working platform, not the most well-known name. If the English voter pays close attention to this, I believe that we might be in for a surprise!”

The British public can vote for their favourite websites until October 29th.

About Leadingcourses.com

Based on the philosophy that golfers can best help one another when searching for the golf courses, the Leadingcourses.com website offers golfers an online platform consisting of 265,000 reviews from 200,000 golfers of over 19,000 golf clubs and 23,000 golf courses throughout the world. Leadingcourses.com has a very active and involved golf community that is continuously growing. The website is an initiative in partnership with, sports marketing agency, TIG Sports and is currently available in eight languages. TIG Sports is well known as a promoter and organizer of golf tournaments such as the KLM Open (European Tour), the Senior Open and the Deloitte Ladies Open (LET).

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"“People need to vote for the best working platform, not the most well-known name. If the English voter pays close attention to this, I believe that we might be in for a surprise!”" Jeroen Korving, Managing Director at Leadingcourses.com
About Leadingcourses

Since 2007, Leadingcourses.com provides golfers with trustworthy up-to-date information on green fees and golf courses throughout the world. Currently over 24.500 golf courses in 130 countries are displayed on our site. With the addition of Italian in Q1 of 2017, the site is now available in 9 languages. Every month more than 350.000 golfers use our website to decide where to play their next round of golf.

We strive to be the most complete golfing review directory on the web. We encourage members of the golfing community to share their experiences and opinions on the golf venues they have visited. Currently more than 325.000 reviews are visible on Leadingcourses.com. Leadingcourses.com helps golfers find the best golf course specific to their needs, great deals and all inclusive golf holidays. We cordially invite everyone to join our community and share their golf experiences with fellow golfers, thereby keeping our reviews accurate down to a tee.