Magazine - Golf (Page 11)
18 May 2016 - Golf - Ella Boyden
Littlehampton Golf Club, situated close to the banks of the River Arun on the south coast of England, has purchased a fleet of new Jacobsen mowers from local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer, Ernest Doe and Sons Ltd.
18 May 2016 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
R&A Scholar Peteris Sadovskis, originally from Latvia, has won this year’s John Deere sponsored SRUC Elmwood HNC Student of the Year Award.
17 May 2016 - Golf - Karl Hansell
Three top greenkeepers are celebrating after achieving BIGGA’s Master Greenkeeper status, one of the most prestigious accreditations within the golf course management industry. The latest successful candidates are Stuart Ferguson from Dundas Parks Golf Club in Scotland, Matthew Wharton from Carolina Golf Club in North Carolina and Erin Stevens from Emerald Dunes Club in Florida.
17 May 2016 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
The Henley, which until recently was known as Henley Golf and Country Club, is entering a new period of its young life. A new name as part of a comprehensive rebrand, a new course manager and its first ever machinery package deal with Toro sees this 250 acre club with a new and determined focus to achieve its full potential.
16 May 2016 - Golf - Ella Boyden
Patshull Park Golf and Country Club have taken delivery of a Jacobsen Eclipse 322 diesel-electric hybrid mower from Jacobsen UK Direct
15 May 2016 - Golf - Lucy Nicholls
Neil McLoughlin, Course Manager at Deeside Golf Club, has been in the industry for over twenty years. For the entirety of his career he has been using products from ICL, and claims that the stunning course you see today is, in part, thanks to the products
15 May 2016 - Golf - Editor - Issue 66 - April / May 2016
Richard Johnstone - always smiling, especially with Billy Connolly and Freddie Mercury around the table!
Nairn Dunbar Golf Club - ‘Junior’ gets his chance!
15 May 2016 - Golf - Peter Britton - Issue 66 - April / May 2016
Arriving at Nairn Dunbar straight from school, the club’s new Course Manager, Richard Johnstone, has now amassed fifteen years service; a mere drop in the ocean compared to some of his colleagues.
14 May 2016 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Billy McLachlan, Course Manager at Royal Troon Golf Club, and his 15-strong greenkeeping team will see the culmination of two years’ preparatory work on the course and greens this July, when the Ayrshire club hosts the 145th Open Championship
13 May 2016 - Golf - Ella Boyden
Belton Park Golf Club, located in Grantham, Lincolnshire, have taken delivery of three Jacobsen Eclipse 322 hybrid mowers and two LF570 fairway mowers
11 May 2016 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
With a warm British Summer Time in full swing, water management specialist Otterbine is advising greenkeepers to aerate water hazards now, before oxygen depletion or stress situations occur.
10 May 2016 - Golf - Karl Hansell
Tarmac’s Topsport, which has contributed to some of the biggest construction projects in the UK, has become the latest organisation to join the BIGGA support team.
Turf diseases spoiling your sward?
5 May 2016 - Golf - Martin Ward - Issue 66 - April / May 2016
Symbio’s Martin Ward says that turf diseases are an inherent part of the design of sand based pitches and USGA specification greens, relying as they do on relatively high levels of fertiliser and water input to maintain a playing surface
4 May 2016 - Golf - Golf Business News
Thirteen golf clubs across the north of England have received a total of over £50,000 from Sport England to help them repair damage from the winter floods.
Tynedale Golf Club - Rain, rain go away ...
3 May 2016 - Golf - Kevin Thompson - Issue 66 - April / May 2016
When the River Tyne burst its banks at Hexham, Northumberland last December, pretty much the whole of the course at Tynedale Golf Club was flooded. The clean-up process has been slow and laborious, but help has come from all quarters
1 May 2016 - Golf - Golf Business News
After a long debate which followed months of argument, by 45 votes to 20 Aberdeenshire councillors have agreed plans for a championship golf course to be built in Stonehaven. The course has been designed by Jack Nicklaus.
1 May 2016 - Golf - Editor
May 2016 Sports Pitch Maintenance Diaries
Nurturing talent and celebrating Apprenticeship success
29 Apr 2016 - Golf - Lee Price - Issue 66 - April / May 2016
As we step into spring, we once again remember why we love working outdoors, and what a difference we make to the lives of our learners past and present.
28 Apr 2016 - Golf - Golfdom
Southwest Greens International will construct a synthetic turf 9-hole golf course, academy and driving range near St. Tropez, France, according to a press release from the company.