DGC Member Survey 2019

230 responses

What is your name?

230 out of 230 answered

What is your gender?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Male
87%/ 200 resp.
2
Female
13%/ 30 resp.

How old are you?

230 out of 230 answered

1
50-69
40%/ 93 resp.
2
30-49
36%/ 83 resp.
3
70-79
13%/ 31 resp.
4
18-29
8%/ 20 resp.
5
80+
0%/ 2 resp.
6
Under 18
0%/ 1 resp.

How long have you been a member?

230 out of 230 answered

1
More than 10 years
54%/ 125 resp.
2
3-10 years
27%/ 63 resp.
3
less than two years
18%/ 42 resp.

How far do you live from the club?

230 out of 230 answered

1
less than 5 miles
57%/ 133 resp.
2
5-10 miles
33%/ 76 resp.
3
more than 10 miles
9%/ 21 resp.

What is your occupation? Or are you retired?

230 out of 230 answered

Does your spouse/partner play golf?

230 out of 230 answered

1
No
79%/ 183 resp.
2
I don't have a spouse/partner
14%/ 33 resp.
3
Yes
6%/ 14 resp.

Which description best describes you? You can select more than one answer.

230 out of 230 answered

1
Outdoors experience. Enjoy the open air.
67%/ 155 resp.
2
Fitness. Enjoy the exercise.
57%/ 131 resp.
3
Addict. Love to play, practise, compete
53%/ 124 resp.
4
Social. Enjoy meeting new friends.
50%/ 115 resp.
5
Retirement. Occupies my retirement.
11%/ 27 resp.
6
Junior
0%/ 1 resp.

How do you rate communication from the club?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
49%/ 114 resp.
2
Excellent
39%/ 90 resp.
3
Satisfactory
10%/ 25 resp.
4
Bad
0%/ 1 resp.
5
Poor
0%/ 0 resp.

How do you rate the website?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
53%/ 123 resp.
2
Excellent
25%/ 58 resp.
3
Satisfactory
13%/ 31 resp.
4
I don't use the website
5%/ 12 resp.
5
Poor
2%/ 5 resp.
6
Bad
0%/ 1 resp.

Which search engines and social media channels do you use?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Google
88%/ 203 resp.
2
Facebook
53%/ 122 resp.
3
YouTube
38%/ 88 resp.
4
Twitter
23%/ 54 resp.
5
Instagram
19%/ 44 resp.
6
I don't use search engines or social media channels
3%/ 7 resp.

How would you like to be notified of course closures and re-openings?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Email
80%/ 186 resp.
2
Club V1 App
33%/ 76 resp.
3
Website
23%/ 55 resp.

Do you use our Apps?

230 out of 230 answered

1
How Did I Do
73%/ 170 resp.
2
ClubV1
37%/ 87 resp.
3
I would like to know more about them
17%/ 41 resp.
4
I am not interested in Apps
10%/ 25 resp.

How do you rate the course condition over the last year?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Excellent
53%/ 124 resp.
2
Good
37%/ 86 resp.
3
Satisfactory
8%/ 19 resp.
4
Poor
0%/ 1 resp.
5
Bad
0%/ 0 resp.

How do you rate the tees?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Satisfactory
30%/ 71 resp.
2
Poor
27%/ 62 resp.
3
Good
25%/ 59 resp.
4
Bad
9%/ 21 resp.
5
Excellent
7%/ 17 resp.

How do you rate the bunkers?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Satisfactory
40%/ 94 resp.
2
Poor
22%/ 51 resp.
3
Good
19%/ 45 resp.
4
Bad
12%/ 28 resp.
5
Excellent
5%/ 12 resp.

How do you rate the fairways?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Excellent
50%/ 116 resp.
2
Good
45%/ 105 resp.
3
Satisfactory
3%/ 8 resp.
4
Poor
0%/ 1 resp.
5
Bad
0%/ 0 resp.

How do you rate the greens?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Excellent
72%/ 167 resp.
2
Good
24%/ 56 resp.
3
Satisfactory
2%/ 5 resp.
4
Bad
0%/ 1 resp.
5
Poor
0%/ 1 resp.

How do you rate Dungannon against other courses in the area? Select all that apply.

230 out of 230 answered

1
Better than Killymoon
69%/ 160 resp.
2
Better than Armagh
63%/ 146 resp.
3
Better than Portadown
61%/ 142 resp.
4
Better than Tandragee
53%/ 122 resp.
5
Better than Moyola
31%/ 72 resp.
6
I have not played any of the courses above
16%/ 38 resp.

How often do you play Dungannon during winter?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Once a week or more often
62%/ 143 resp.
2
Less than twice per month
19%/ 45 resp.
3
About twice per month
18%/ 42 resp.

How often do you play Dungannon during summer?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Once a week or more often
90%/ 207 resp.
2
About twice per month
6%/ 15 resp.
3
Less than twice per month
3%/ 8 resp.

How do you rate the pace of play?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
40%/ 93 resp.
2
Satisfactory
37%/ 85 resp.
3
Poor
18%/ 42 resp.
4
Excellent
3%/ 7 resp.
5
Bad
1%/ 3 resp.

Are you able to get satisfactory starting times on Saturday mornings?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Yes
55%/ 127 resp.
2
I don't want to play on Saturday mornings
33%/ 78 resp.
3
No
10%/ 25 resp.

Are you able to get satisfactory starting times at times other than Saturday mornings?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Yes
92%/ 213 resp.
2
No
7%/ 17 resp.

Did you have difficulty getting playing partners when you joined?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Yes
13%/ 30 resp.
2
No
87%/ 200 resp.

How do you rate the Bar?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
42%/ 97 resp.
2
Excellent
40%/ 92 resp.
3
Satisfactory
8%/ 20 resp.
4
I don't use the Bar
6%/ 15 resp.
5
Poor
1%/ 4 resp.
6
Bad
0%/ 2 resp.

How do you rate the Restaurant?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
40%/ 92 resp.
2
Excellent
32%/ 74 resp.
3
Satisfactory
18%/ 42 resp.
4
I don't use the Restaurant
5%/ 13 resp.
5
Poor
2%/ 6 resp.
6
Bad
1%/ 3 resp.

Do you use the Swing Room (SkyTrak Studio)?

230 out of 230 answered

1
I am not interested in the Swing Room (SkyTrak Studio)
49%/ 114 resp.
2
I would like to know more about the simulator
18%/ 42 resp.
3
For lessons with David Graham
11%/ 27 resp.
4
I would like to know more about practice modes
9%/ 22 resp.
5
For practice
9%/ 21 resp.
6
For fun playing great golf courses on the simulator
1%/ 4 resp.

What would attract you to use the Swing Room (SkyTrak Studio) more?

213 out of 230 answered

How often do you take golf lessons?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Occasionally
50%/ 117 resp.
2
Never
48%/ 111 resp.
3
More than once a month
0%/ 2 resp.

How do you rate our PGA Professional?

230 out of 230 answered

1
I have not used any pro services
44%/ 102 resp.
2
Good
23%/ 54 resp.
3
Excellent
16%/ 38 resp.
4
Satisfactory
10%/ 24 resp.
5
Poor
3%/ 7 resp.
6
Bad
2%/ 5 resp.

How do you rate the Golf Shop?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
39%/ 91 resp.
2
Satisfactory
34%/ 80 resp.
3
Poor
14%/ 34 resp.
4
Excellent
9%/ 22 resp.
5
Bad
1%/ 3 resp.

Would you recommend Dungannon Golf Club to a friend, family etc.

230 out of 230 answered

1
Yes
97%/ 224 resp.
2
No
2%/ 6 resp.

How would you rate the value for money that you get from your membership?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Excellent
41%/ 96 resp.
2
Good
35%/ 82 resp.
3
Satisfactory
19%/ 44 resp.
4
Poor
3%/ 7 resp.
5
Bad
0%/ 1 resp.

How do you rate the Office?

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
49%/ 113 resp.
2
Excellent
30%/ 70 resp.
3
Satisfactory
18%/ 42 resp.
4
Poor
1%/ 3 resp.
5
Bad
0%/ 2 resp.

How do you rate the Council

230 out of 230 answered

1
Good
35%/ 81 resp.
2
Satisfactory
24%/ 57 resp.
3
I don't know enough about what they do
23%/ 55 resp.
4
Excellent
9%/ 21 resp.
5
Poor
5%/ 13 resp.
6
Bad
1%/ 3 resp.

Would you be willing to help the club by

230 out of 230 answered

1
not at the present time
80%/ 186 resp.
2
by providing help in your area of expertise?
10%/ 23 resp.
3
being a member of Council or sub-committee?
9%/ 21 resp.

Over the next year what do you consider the top priority for maintaining and developing the course and facilities?

230 out of 230 answered

Over the next five years what do you consider the top priority for maintaining and developing the course and facilities?

230 out of 230 answered

What could we change to make Dungannon Golf Club better?

214 out of 230 answered

At present we have a Club Captain who chairs all Council Meetings. We have a proposal to appoint a Chairperson to chair Council Meetings, ( in place of the Captain) for a period of three years and to deal with business matters allowing the Captain to concentrate on golf matters. Do you agree?

229 out of 230 answered

1
Yes
84%/ 194 resp.
2
No
15%/ 35 resp.