Magazine - Golf (Page 15)
15 Nov 2015 - Golf - Steve Thompson - Issue 63 - October / November 2015
Steve Thompson’s motto says it all. His tireless conservation work at John O’Gaunt Golf Club has seen him win numorous awards, and he has even made an appearance on BBC local TV to talk about his work
14 Nov 2015 - Golf - Sam Coleman
A greenkeeper at Cleeve Hill Golf Club in Gloucestershire, who had his golf clubs stolen, saw them up for sale on auction website eBay, a court has heard.
13 Nov 2015 - Golf - Val Graham - 1 comment
New course manager at Farleigh GC is Kenny MacPhail, who took over the reins at the 27-hole North Surrey club in November. Deputy Course Manager for the last 18 months he has been instrumental in another new start at the club, a Wiedenmann Super 600 three- in- one collector which has just been installed.
12 Nov 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Pwllheli Golf Club, on the northern edge of Cardigan Bay in North Wales, has been investing in its future by bringing in a range of new Toro greens, tees and fairway mowers
4 Nov 2015 - Golf - Greg Rhodes - Issue 63 - October / November 2015
Low Laithes is an eighteen hole, parkland course designed by the legendary Dr Alistair Mackenzie. Golf was first played on the course in 1925 and it has developed over the years into a challenging test for golfers of all abilities.
A Vale of beauty and challenges
3 Nov 2015 - Golf - Kerry Haywood - Issue 63 - October / November 2015
Set in beautiful parkland, in the Vale of Glamorgan, Brynhill Golf Club is a picturesque 18-hole course. Managed for the last fourteen years by Course Manager Iain Grant, he talks us through his career and the maintenance of this stunning course.
31 Oct 2015 - Golf - Steve Castle
Golf Course Owners and Operators are being urged to book their place at GolfBIC, which is being held for the first time in conjunction with the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition, BTME.
30 Oct 2015 - Golf - Ladies European Tour
Scotland has won the right to host The Solheim Cup in 2019 and the 16th edition of the greatest team event in women’s golf will be played at the world famous PGA Centenary Course at The Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire.
30 Oct 2015 - Golf - Louise Prettyman
Headland Amenity recently played host to the Haifa Chemicals (Northern Europe) Greenpower Conference. Held at the Woburn Estate in Bedfordshire, delegates included Senior Haifa personnel alongside European Greenpower distributors.
29 Oct 2015 - Golf - Steve Castle
The Director of Grounds for the American venue of the next Solheim Cup is celebrating after becoming BIGGA’s latest recipient of the Master Greenkeeper Certificate.
27 Oct 2015 - Golf - Peter Driver
Ransomes Jacobsen's distributor for the Czech Republic and Slovakia, held a two-day education event at Kuneticka Hora Golf Resort, 120 kilometres east of Prague in the Pardubice region
TPC Sawgrass - Amazing
24 Oct 2015 - Golf - David Perdisatt - Issue 62 - August / September 2015
Five BIGGA members and one GCSAI member from Ireland recently returned from the trip of a lifetime to the TPC Sawgrass course at Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. They had won the opportunity to join the maintenance team that helped prepare the course for the 2015 Players Championship
23 Oct 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Two golf courses, Hallmark Cambridge just off the M11 and Hallmark Welcombe in Stratford Upon Avon, are seeing a vast improvement on all their playing surfaces thanks to Toro
22 Oct 2015 - Golf - Press Release
Wayne Vincent, Course Manager at Cotswold Hills Golf Club in Gloucestershire, has praised Limagrain UK for helping him produce the stunning 18-hole course you see today
20 Oct 2015 - Golf - External source
Royal Portrush Golf Club will host the 2019 Open Championship, with the event returning to the Northern Ireland venue for the first time in 68 years
20 Oct 2015 - Golf - Editor
Time is running out to nominate a greenkeeper of greenkeeping team for a BIGGA Award to recognise their outstanding efforts in turf management throughout the last 12 months
19 Oct 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Lely UK is again offering three 0% finance deals for golf clubs buying Toro equipment, with the offer to buy sooner and pay much later.
18 Oct 2015 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Godfreys Golf & Turf and Mytime Active continue their partnership with the supply of over £300,000 of John Deere golf course maintenance equipment.
The Open - It's their home too
18 Oct 2015 - Golf - James Hutchinson - Issue 62 - August / September 2015
In his latest article on conservation and ecology, James Hutchinson, Environmental Officer at The St Andrews Links Trust, looks at the impact the Open championship had on the wildlife which resides at the Home of Golf