Here & Now Here & Now

Report Shows Fewer People Playing Golf03:48

Play

Golf is attracting more new players in the U.S. than it has in years, but not many are sticking with it, according to a new report. The National Golf Foundation participation report shows that the number of people who played golf at least once in the last year fell to 24.1 million in 2015, down from 24.7 million in 2014, and a peak of 30 million in 2005. Jason Bellini of The Wall Street Journal speaks with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson about what's behind the drop off.

Guest

Read More

  • Americans Want to Play Golf—Until They Try It
+Join the discussion
Share

Support the news

Next Up

Where to now?

More Here & Now or Explore Audio.