Golf (page 1)

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Lockdown vandalism!

Vandals have damaged the course at a north-east golf club. Vehicles were driven on to the site at Oldmeldrum Golf Club on Thursday night, leaving tyre...

in Golf - 14 hours, 4 minutes ago

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SGOTY postponed

Following consultation between awards organisers BIGGA and sponsors Toro and Reesink UK, the 2020 edition of the Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards...

in Golf - 4 days, 13 hours ago

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Royal Portrush signs up

Open Championship success sees relationship with Toro extended to thirty years

in Golf - 6 days, 19 hours ago

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Greenkeeping update

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday evening that the country is effectively in ‘lockdown’, BIGGA has been working hard to obtain...

in Golf - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Golf (COVID-19) Update

Keeping golf courses open is simply no longer compatible with the updated policy of government which is designed to save lives in a time of national...

in Golf - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Louth’s long term lease

Founded in 1965, Louth Golf Club is situated in the Lincolnshire Wolds, an area of outstanding natural beauty. The 18-hole parkland course offers attractive...

in Golf - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Prepare for lockdown?

How do you prepare your golf course so it doesn't turn into a wilderness if your staff is unable to work due to lockdown or coronavirus infection?

in Golf - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Award winning application

Paul Gater, First Assistant and spraying specialist at Caldy Golf Club, has won the prestigious title of Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year, presented...

in Golf - 1 week, 2 days ago

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R&A Open plans

The R&A says it is closely monitoring the constantly-moving situation in the COVID-19 pandemic and carefully following the advice issued by the United...

in Golf - 1 week, 3 days ago

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A Gem in the Rough

Pristine presentation, high productivity and exceptional manoeuvrability of the Major TDR20000 trailed wide area mower impress discerning members and greenkeepers...

in Golf - 1 week, 5 days ago

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FTMI success

Twenty-one turf professionals from across the UK and Ireland have completed the 2020 Future Turf Managers Initiative (FTMI) at Jacobsen’s Ipswich...

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Construction work begins

Construction work on a new indoor golf facility for Rutherglen and Cambuslang has finally teed off. Approximately 300 full and part-time jobs will be created...

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Q&A with David Roberts

David Roberts - I challenge you not to smile at the daftest question!

in Golf - 2 weeks ago

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Saddleworth Golf Club

On the edge of the northern extremes of the Peak District, Saddleworth Golf Club in Lancashire is an 18-hole, par 71, 6196 yards parkland/moorland course....

in Golf - 2 weeks ago

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10 tips for coronavirus

BIGGA – the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association – explain how clubs can assist their vital greenkeeping teams during...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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INFINICUT ticks every box

As the only golf course on the island, Head Greenkeeper John Cunningham works hard to keep the surfaces at the Isle of Skye Golf Club in first-class condition....

in Golf - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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First for Cotswold Hills

When it comes to golf course machinery, time is money, and as such efficient machines are fast becoming a must have for golf courses across the country....

in Golf - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

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COVID-19 guidance

The organisations involved in running and maintaining golf clubs – BIGGA, the PGA and GCMA – have issued advice on how to deal with the public health...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 5 days ago