Best Of The Rest (Page 1)


EGO Power Plus Virtual

Outdoor battery-powered equipment specialist, EGO Power Plus has partnered with game developers Skyhook Games to become the first battery-powered specialist...

in Best of the Rest - on 3/11/22


NFL Academy opens

The New River Sport & Fitness in Wood Green will serve as the official on-field training site for the NFL Academy and is managed by leisure operator Fusion...

in Best of the Rest - on 3/12/19


Croquet worlds Eastbourne

As spring arrives attentions turn to summer sports and Eastbourne is home to one of the finest and oldest croquet lawn in the country

in Best of the Rest - on 27/3/19

Environmental Golf Course Of The Year 2019 – Aldeburgh Golf Club

The winners of the GEAs

The winners of the 2019 Golf Environment Awards have been announced at The Crown, Harrogate

in Best of the Rest - on 31/1/19

Dan Sanders Groundsman Of Year

Dan Sanders awarded

Westfields groundsman Dan Sanders has been named the Midland Football League Premier Division Groundsman of the Year.

in Best of the Rest - on 21/1/19

Intelligent One In Action

Intelligence at the NEC!

Danish company, Intelligent Marking, is ready to introduce the world’s most advanced robotic line marker and it’s PROSTRIPE line of field paint to...

in Best of the Rest - on 30/10/18

Gloucester HERO Hybrid Pitch

MJ Abbott at the NEC

Specialist contractor, MJ Abbott, are bringing their construction expertise to Saltex 2018 after a year of both large and small-scale projects.

in Best of the Rest - on 30/10/18

WW2 bonfire 1

WW2 battleship bonfire

A school groundsman has built a replica German World War 2 battleship for Luckley House School’s annual bonfire.

in Best of the Rest - on 15/11/17

Daft questions 1

Top 20 daft questions

Over the years we have been “getting personal” with many of the top lads and lasses in the turfcare industry as part of our feature articles, asking...

in Best of the Rest - on 14/10/17

CrokePark Marking

In Dublin’s fair city ...

The GAA (Gaelic Athletic Association) talk to Croke Park Head Groundsman Stuart Wilson about the challenges of maintaining the stadium’s wholly natural...

in Best of the Rest - on 1/9/17

Nick & Helen Charterhouse

Nick ‘tines’ the knot!

Charterhouse Turf Machinery’s Sales Manager Nick Darking had a rather urgent appointment at Old Thorns Golf Club on Friday 21st July – but not to drop...

in Best of the Rest - on 17/8/17

Liverpool CG bid

Greatest Sporting City

Liverpool has been named as the UK’s ‘Greatest Sporting City’, giving a boost to its campaign to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

in Best of the Rest - on 11/8/17

Circuit of wales data tag

Circuit of Wales funding

The firm behind the proposed Circuit of Wales project has expressed its “huge disappointment” after the Welsh government rejected requests to fund...

in Best of the Rest - on 2/7/17


Elvis the groundsman!

Compelling 'evidence' surrounding Elvis Presley

in Best of the Rest - on 26/6/16


Flood rethink needed

Britain needs a 'complete rethink' of its flood defences after towns, cities and countryside across northern England were inundated when rivers broke their...

in Best of the Rest - on 31/12/15

Lilleshall Sign


Set in spectacular and secluded surroundings in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, Lilleshall is one of the UK's National Sports Centres, providing...

in Best of the Rest - on 25/7/15

The lawn way round

The lawn way round

For most people, firing up the lawnmower is a weekend activity. But, over the past week, three men have taken to their mowers everyday and travelled over...

in Best of the Rest - on 22/7/15

Lacrosse Stockport GameOn

Growing Lacrosse

When you hear of lacrosse what are your initial thoughts? Hundreds of screaming St Trinians girls bearing down on their next victim or one of the fastest...

in Best of the Rest - on 4/4/14

Halton Pitcher

Diamond Geezer

As far as volunteer groundsmen go, Glyn Lightfoot’s position is somewhat unusual

in Best of the Rest - on 10/1/14

Top recognition for greenkeeper - Rugby Observer

Award for greenkeeper

Head greenkeeper Jon Barr has become the 63rd BIGGA (British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association Ltd) member to achieve Master Greenkeeper...

in Best of the Rest - on 5/1/14