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TopGolf Vegas Tees
Topgolf
Topgolf
is a global sports entertainment community headquartered in Dallas, Texas
Dallas, Texas
with locations in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.Contents1 History 2 Games 3 Locations 4 References 5 External linksHistory[edit] Twin brothers Steve and Dave Jolliffe had sold their mystery-shopping business and were looking for a new project in 1997. Both golfers, they began complaining about golf's issues: the time factor and lackluster driving ranges. Looking to improve the game, the Jolliffes looked to the then-new commercial microchip technology and placed it in the golf ball. From this, they designed a new game, Topgolf, which is a redesigned driving range. In Watford, just outside London, the twins built the first location, which opened in 2000. The golfing community and businesses were not enthusiastic about the game
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Trade Name
A trade name, trading name, or business name is a pseudonym frequently used by companies to operate under a name different from their registered, legal name. The term for this type of alternative name is a "fictitious" business name. Registering the fictitious name with the relevant government body is often required. In a number of countries, the phrase "trading as" (abbreviated to t/a) is used to designate a trade name. In the United States, the phrase "doing business as" (abbreviated to DBA, dba, d.b.a. or d/b/a) is used.[1] In Canada, "operating as" (abbreviated to o/a) and "trading as" (abbreviated to T/A) are used although "doing business as" is also sometimes used
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World Golf Tour
World Golf Tour is an online multiplayer virtual golf game. WGT Golf is played virtually on actual golf courses located in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Canada and Mexico, using a patented 3D photorealistic georeferencing technology.[1][2] Players can play with their family or friends, join a foursome, or start their own game.[3] Players can choose and compete in a variety of virtual golf courses with up to four players at a time, play individually or enter into a skills challenge or in tournaments for prizes.[4][5] Co-founders of WGT Media Chad Nelson and YuChiang Cheng[6] collaborated in 2006 to come up with a high-quality golf game simulation that could be played for free on the Internet,[7] and compete with or surpass the visual quality of console video sports games
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Special
Special
Special
or the specials or variation, may refer to:.mw-parser-output .tocright float:right;clear:right;width:auto;background:none;padding:.5em 0 .8em 1.4em;margin-bottom:.5em .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-left clear:left .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-both clear:both .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-none clear:none Contents1 Policing 2 Literature 3 Film and television 4 Music4.1 Albums 4.2 Songs5 Computing 6 Other uses 7 See alsoPolicing[edit] Specials, Ulster
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Snooker
Snooker
Snooker
(UK: /ˈsnuːkər/, US: /ˈsnʊkər/)[2][3] is a cue sport which originated among British Army
British Army
officers in Etawah, India
India
in the later half of the 19th century. It is played on a rectangular table covered with a green cloth, or baize, with pockets at each of the four corners and in the middle of each long side. Using a cue and 22 coloured balls, players must strike the white ball (or "cue ball") to pot the remaining balls in the correct sequence, accumulating points for each pot. An individual game, or frame, is won by the player who scores the most points. A match is won when a player wins a predetermined number of frames. In the 1870s, billiards was a popular sport played by members of the British Army
British Army
stationed in India
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Australia
Coordinates: 25°S 133°E / 25°S 133°E / -25; 133Commonwealth of Australia Flag Coat of arms Anthem: Advance Australia
Australia
Fair[N 1] Commonwealth of Australia, including the Australian territorial claim in the AntarcticCapitalCanberra35°18′29″S 149°07′28″E / 35.30806°S 149.12444°E / -35.30806; 149.12444Largest citySydneyNational languageEnglish[N 2]Religion (2016)[3] Various 52%
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Oxenford, Queensland
Oxenford is a suburb on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 Census, Oxenford had a population of 9,007. The suburb is bordered to the north by the Coomera River; the Pacific Motorway forms the eastern boundary. The western edge of the suburb is also bordered by the Coomera River, which can only be crossed via the Coomera River
Coomera River
causeway. Theme parks Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
and Wet'n'Wild Water World
Wet'n'Wild Water World
are located within Oxenford's boundaries. Oxenford has expanded in recent years with the subdivision Studio Village being built in the southern end of the suburb, adjacent to the two major theme parks; the subdivision itself was inspired by Movie World, with the street names all referring to objects or people within Hollywood and film culture. History[edit] A train station on the South Coast railway line was used until 1964 when the line closed
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Paradise Country
Paradise Country is an Australian homestead where guests are shown a variety of Australian animals including koalas, kangaroos and emus. The farm tour also includes several shows which feature the making of billy tea, a stock horse demonstration and a boomerang throwing demonstration in Oxenford on the Gold Coast, Queensland.[1] Paradise Country opened in 2005 and is a part of the Village Roadshow Theme Parks. See also[edit]Amusement parks portal Gold Coast portal Queensland
Queensland
portalVillage Roadshow Theme ParksReferences[edit]^ "Paradise Country". MyFun
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Australian Outback Spectacular
The Australian Outback Spectacular is an Australiana dinner and show package featuring many Australian animals, songs and bush tucker. The show is located between Warner Bros. Movie World and Wet'n'Wild Water World at Oxenford on the Gold Coast.[1] See also[edit]Amusement parks portal Gold Coast portal Queensland portalVillage Roadshow Theme ParksReferences[edit]^ "Australian Outback Spectacular". MyFun
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Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast
Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast
Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast
is a massive water park situated in Oxenford, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, owned and operated by Village Roadshow Theme Parks.[2] In 2009, the park received 1,095,000 visitors ranking it first in Australia
Australia
and eighth in the world.[3] Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast is located adjacent to Warner Bros. Movie World, a movie-related park also owned by Village Roadshow Theme Parks.[2] The park remains open all year with all of the pools and slides heated during the winter months.[1] It is one of seven water parks operating under the Wet'n'Wild brand globally.Contents1 History1.1 Attraction history2 Attractions2.1 Extreme H2O Zone 2.2 Other rides 2.3 Previous rides3 Food, beverage and merchandise 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksHistory[edit] Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast
Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast
opened on 30 September 1984 as Cade's County Waterpark
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Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
Movie World (more commonly referred to as Movie World) is a movie related theme park on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. It is owned and operated by Village Roadshow since the take over from Time Warner
Time Warner
and is the only movie related park in Australia. It was opened on the 3rd of June 1991.[1] The park contains various movie-themed rides and attractions ranging from motion simulators to roller coasters and slow river rides. In addition, famous characters also patrol the park, allowing visitors the chance to take photos with them. These include Batman, Austin Powers, Marilyn Monroe, Scooby-Doo
Scooby-Doo
and Shaggy and various Looney Tunes characters. Minor street shows including skits and singing performances are also present
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Village Roadshow Theme Parks
Village Roadshow
Village Roadshow
Theme Parks is a division of Village Roadshow
Village Roadshow
Limited which operates theme parks and attractions in Australia
Australia
and the United States of America.[3] The Sydney Attractions Group Pty Ltd was formerly part of Village Roadshow
Village Roadshow
Theme Parks; however, it was sold in 2011 to Merlin Entertainments.Contents1 History1.1 Local expansion 1.2 International expansion2 Properties2.1 Current 2.2 Future 2.3 Former3 Results 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksHistory[edit] In 1989, the publicly listed Sea World
Sea World
Property Trust who owned its namesake theme park coordinated a three-way venture to acquire Wet'n'Wild Water World
Wet'n'Wild Water World
from the Herringe Group of Companies[4] and build the adjacent Warner Bros
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Alexandria, Virginia
Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Virginia
in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966,[3] and in 2016, the population was estimated to be 155,810.[4] Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract to provide services to the federal government. One of Alexandria's largest employers is the U.S. Department of Defense
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List Of Legal Entity Types By Country
A business entity is an entity that is formed and administered as per corporate law in order to engage in business activities, charitable work, or other activities allowable. Most often, business entities are formed to sell a product or a service.[citation needed] There are many types of business entities defined in the legal systems of various countries. These include corporations, cooperatives, partnerships, sole traders, limited liability companies and other specifically permitted and labelled types of entities. The specific rules vary by country and by state or province. Some of these types are listed below, by country
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Texas
Texas
Texas
(/ˈtɛksəs/, locally /-sɪz/; Spanish: Texas
Texas
or Tejas [ˈtexas]) is the second largest state in the United States
United States
by both area and population. Geographically located in the South Central region of the country, Texas
Texas
shares borders with the U.S
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Subsidiary
A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company[1][2][3] is a company that is owned or controlled by another company, which is called the parent company, parent, or holding company.[4][5] The subsidiary can be a company, corporation, or limited liability company. In some cases it is a government or state-owned enterprise. In some cases, particularly in the music and book publishing industries, subsidiaries are referred to as imprints. In the United States
United States
railroad industry, an operating subsidiary is a company that is a subsidiary but operates with its own identity, locomotives and rolling stock
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