Magazine - Golf (Page 15)
24 Dec 2014 - Golf - External source
A Surrey golf club has closed down its golf course and is instead focusing entirely on FootGolf, the hybrid version of football and golf that has become increasingly popular in the last two years.
23 Dec 2014 - Golf - Nick Nixon
Community engagement and a host of nature conservation and enhancement measures at Wycombe Heights Golf Centre has helped the public pay-and-play facility earn the prestigious international sustainability award, GEO Certified®.
22 Dec 2014 - Golf - Louise Prettyman
John Coleman, MD of Advanced Turf Technology and inventor of the TMSystem™ will be presenting a seminar on Tuesday 20th January during the Continue to Learn Education Programme at BTME 2015.
20 Dec 2014 - 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
15 Dec 2014 - 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
14 Dec 2014 - 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.
13 Dec 2014 - 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
12 Dec 2014 - 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
10 Dec 2014 - 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.
10 Dec 2014 - 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
10 Dec 2014 - 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
5 Dec 2014 - 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.
5 Dec 2014 - 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
2 Dec 2014 - 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.
27 Nov 2014 - 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.
26 Nov 2014 - 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.
25 Nov 2014 - 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
25 Nov 2014 - 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.