Magazine - Golf
2 days ago - Golf - Gary Firkins
Annika Sörenstam, widely regarded as the greatest female golfer of all time, is to design her first course in Europe, at Estonian Golf & Country Club.
A Living Landscape
7 days ago - Golf - Editor - Issue 57 - October / November 2014
In Hertfordshire, there are more than seventy golf courses. By their very nature they are relatively large areas of countryside, much of which is made up of rougher, less intensively-managed land. Managed sympathetically, these areas have huge potential to contribute to a Living Landscape
1 week ago - Golf - Fiona Lyttle
Golf is big business and makes a contribution of £3.4 billion per annum to the English economy. Employers have benefitted greatly over many years from the Government accredited apprenticeship schemes with many of today’s Golf Course Managers and Head Greenkeepers commencing their careers as apprentice greenkeepers.
1 week ago - Golf - External source
Dozens of golf clubs, especially in the south east of England, have had their trophies stolen in raids over the last two years.
Noord Nederlandse - Dutch courage
1 week ago - Golf - Peter Britton - Issue 57 - October / November 2014
Scotsman Allan Salmond has spent the majority of his career working in The Netherlands, having qualified at Elmwood College in his home country. In this article, he explains his working practices and how strict legislation affects what he is able to achieve
2 weeks ago - Golf - Yvonne Alexander
Kingsbarns Golf Links has finished the 2014 season on a high with special recognition at Scotland’s golf Oscars and a prominent showing in the latest edition of one of the UK’s most respected course rankings.
2 weeks ago - Golf - Editor - Issue 57 - October / November 2014
Warren Bevan - comes from cowboy stock, but don’t get him started; the Redbull does that!
Every day is Captain’s Day
2 weeks ago - Golf - Warren Bevan - Issue 57 - October / November 2014
Keeping the members happy is a golf club’s raison d’etre. In this article, Warren Bevan, Course Manager at Lancaster Golf Club, explains how he helps achieve this at his course
2 weeks ago - Golf - Neil Nickolds
O’Brien Contractors, winner of Construction News Awards 2014: Tomorrow’s Company, is on the verge of completing two flood alleviation projects, both for specialist sports turf construction and drainage firm, Turfdry.
2 weeks ago - Golf - Mark Sanderson
Proven successes of sustainability in golf course management – Examples of putting sustainable business and ecology management into practice – Links with EGCOA, CMAE, FEGGA, GEO and Syngenta as partners in the Sustainability Drive - Unlocking Golf’s True Potential
3 weeks ago - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Working with a small, tight-knit greenkeeping team, course manager Dale Hand maintains both Aylesbury Park Golf Club in Buckinghamshire and Clandon Golf in Surrey, one of which has been shaped specifically to suit the John Deere mowers he uses, as supplied by dealer Farol.
4 weeks ago - Golf - Manuella Whittaker
Real Federación Española de Golf, in partnership with Generalitat de Catalunya and other public Spanish and Catalan stakeholders, have announced their intention to bid to bring The 2022 Ryder Cup to Catalunya.
4 weeks ago - Golf - Charmian Robson
The first demonstration tour held in Scotland by Campey Turf Care Systems and distributor The Double A Trading Company has proved a huge success generating new interest in many products including the innovative Air2G2 and Imants Rotosweep.
4 weeks ago - Golf - James Dobbin
Identical twins Stephen and Mark Wiggins have always had a lot in common, but their bond recently invaded the sporting arena when Stephen scored a hole-in-one … one month after his brother.
The land of a thousand lakes
4 weeks ago - Golf - Peter Britton - Issue 57 - October / November 2014
One of the nine European Tour Destinations, Golf & Country Club Fleesensee has had a spectacular rise since the resort complex was completed fourteen years ago. Recently installed Course Manager, Stephen Monk, explains how his management style is reaping rewards in this picturesque region of Germany
20 Nov 2014 - Golf - Lucy Hardy
One of the world’s leading synthetic pitch manufacturers has been appointed by Dundee United Football Club to install a new state-of-the-art 3G pitch at the Club’s Gussie Park.
19 Nov 2014 - Golf - Gary Firkins
European Tour Properties, the network of world-class golf venues, celebrated a stellar performance at the World Golf Awards, with four member venues picking up major international accolades.
18 Nov 2014 - Golf - Manuella Whittaker
PGA Catalunya Resort, near Barcelona, has added to its impressive tally of global golf accolades by winning the Spain’s Best Golf Course category in the inaugural World Golf Awards.
18 Nov 2014 - Golf - Dave Bowers
Swan Golf Designs (SGD) is to redesign two holes at Berkshire's oldest golf club, the historic Newbury & Crookham, a decade after the family firm began the renovation of the JH Turner-designed layout.