The Travel Business behind Professional Sport
Updated: Jun 10, 2019
(Shanghai WGC-HSBC event participant Rickie Fowler, and PGA tour players Kevin Tway and Chesson Hadley get ready to fly on a private jet)
Keen golfers will know the saying “Drive for show, putt for doe” which emphasises the importance of putting efficiency on the green, but in the world of professional golf, a change of the saying to “Fly for doe” would be more appropriate. At Mailman, we wanted to take a look at the ever growing luxury professional travel sector that is catering to sports stars all over the globe and we found this piece from The Economic Times which gives a unique insight into the reality of modern day sports/business travel.