Magazine - Golf (Page 15)
All to the common good at Southerndown Golf Club
15 Jun 2013 - Golf - Mike Bird - Issue 48 - April / May 2013
Laid out on a massive limestone outcrop formed 360 million years ago, Southerndown Golf Club, located near Bridgend, South Wales, offers golfers part sandy links, part acid-heathland, a combination which makes the course one of the driest in Britain and a fine test of golf. Southerndown provides a good test also of the greenkeeping skills of course manager, Andrew Mannion, and his six staff, as Mike Bird discovers
13 Jun 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Rosapenna Hotel and Golf Resort purchase Jacobsen Eclipse 322
Running a Workshop
11 Jun 2013 - Golf - James Wilkinson - Issue 48 - April / May 2013
James Wilkinson, Workshop Manager at the Buckinghamshire Golf Club, gives an insight into the life of a workshop technician and its importance to the success of maintaining a successful fleet
9 Jun 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Eaton Golf Club, situated just over a mile from Norwich city centre in 108 acres of heath and parkland adjacent to the river Yare, took delivery of two diesel-electric Jacobsen Eclipse 322 ride-on greens mowers earlier this season under a preferred supplier agreement with local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer, Bartram Professional.
8 Jun 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Leaderboard, one of the leading golf course management companies in the south of England, has selected E-Z-GO as its preferred supplier of golf cars.
31 May 2013 - Golf - Peter Driver
Paddy Teeling, Links Superintendent at The Royal Dublin Golf Club, has selected the Jacobsen GP400 ride-on triplex mower as his preferred option for maintaining the greens surrounds and approaches at the renowned course.
30 May 2013 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
It is impossible for golf clubs to second-guess the great British weather when it comes to deciding on their irrigation needs this summer.
Testing Time for Greenkeepers
30 May 2013 - Golf - Editor
Last season’s conditions proved a testing time to cope with the huge variability in British weather conditions - from the threat of extreme drought, to the wettest summer on record for many.
29 May 2013 - Golf - Rebecca Saunders
Course Manager Mark Smith has seen considerable improvement to the fairways at Olton Golf Club using Johnsons Sports Seed Ji Tee.
28 May 2013 - Golf - Editor
Keith Johnson of Crewe triumphed in the 20th Reaseheath Open – Vintage Day 2013, a tournament for players aged 65-plus run by the college sports turf students.
25 May 2013 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
One of the fairest of the Open Championship courses is how Muirfield is often described, and everyone at The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers is eagerly anticipating the staging of the 16th Open Championship at Muirfield in July 2013.
24 May 2013 - Golf - Andy Hiseman
The course management team at The Shire London, led by Tony Peterson, have installed a stunning new life-size statue of Seve Ballesteros, which now greets all visitors to The Shire London, in Hertfordshire.
Living the good life in Tuscany
22 May 2013 - Golf - Gianni Casini - Issue 48 - April / May 2013
In Italy, there are over 180 golf clubs ranging from 9 hole to 36 hole facilities, plus an additional fifty-nine driving ranges.
Wetting agents - hold on to water for healthy root uptake
20 May 2013 - Golf - Dr Simon Watson - Issue 48 - April / May 2013
The use of a wetting agent to hold moisture more evenly through the soil profile could aid nutrient uptake and the efficiency of fertiliser applications, reports Syngenta Technical Manager, Dr Simon Watson
13 May 2013 - Golf - Amy Ellingham
Here’s the North Weald greenkeeping team celebrating the arrival of the Essex golf club’s three new Toro mowers.
The pluck of the Irish at Gort Golf Club
10 May 2013 - Golf - Alan Mahon - Issue 47 - February / March 2013
Greenside’s editor, Alan Mahon, visits Gort Golf Club in County Galway, where he finds the Course Superintendent, Peadar Grealish, in reflective mood as Ireland’s economic woes impact on him and his staff
The Golf Environment Organization - Action areas
8 May 2013 - Golf - Golf Environment Organization - Issue 47 - February / March 2013
In the second of a series of articles, the Golf Environment Organization looks at issues of sustainability - the six key action areas that golf courses across the world need to address
5 May 2013 - Golf - Val Graham
Fulwell Golf Club in London has taken delivery of its fourth Wiedenmann machine in three years. Clever deployment means the team there is getting through huge amounts of work far quicker than envisaged and has revitalised two separate areas quite unexpectedly.