Golf (page 4)

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Roll call of improvements

There’s a veritable roll call of improvements for West Herts Golf Club after the installation of a new Toro irrigation system in the Winter of 2019.

in Golf - on 29/10/20


FTMI Graduate Gemma

Since completing the Future Turf Managers Initiative (FTMI) in March 2020, graduate, Gemma St John has been applying the invaluable skills she learnt at...

in Golf - on 29/10/20

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Prestigious pastures

Dani Hoof, who apprentices at Market Drayton Golf Club, has now accepted a job at the JCB Golf & Country Club in Staffordshire.

in Golf - on 28/10/20

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Built on and thriving

In 2009 the Colt Course at Close House Hotel and Golf Resort in Newcastle Upon Tyne was constructed with a sand soil rootzone from Mansfield Sand. Brian...

in Golf - on 26/10/20


Register for Virtual GIS

Registration for the 2021 Golf Industry Show (GIS), which will be presented in an interactive virtual format, has been opened

in Golf - on 25/10/20


Racing to better turf

Anthony Colin Bruce Chapman is not a household name, but anyone who knows anything about cars will instantly recognise Colin Chapman as one of the most...

in Golf - on 24/10/20

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Hybrids prove their worth

Founded in 1889, Royal County Down is one of the oldest golf clubs in Ireland and features two 18-hole links, the Championship Course and the Annesley...

in Golf - on 23/10/20

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RLGC at the sharp end

Grinding is an important aspect of maintenance at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, and to take their in-house operation forward, they have chosen a Foley Company...

in Golf - on 22/10/20


Forced to work!

Greenkeepers at a city golf course are claiming they are being forced to continue with “hazardous” non-essential duties despite colleagues testing...

in Golf - on 21/10/20


Wales Golf COVID-19

The Welsh Government has stated ‘Golf and tennis clubs will be required to close during the period of the lockdown'

in Golf - on 21/10/20

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PGR helps control Poa

Dudsbury Golf Club Head Greenkeeper, Warren Moss, has adopted the use of a new plant growth regulator (PGR) to suppress Poa annua and increase the quantity...

in Golf - on 19/10/20

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Sustainable Golf Champion

Following a highly successful career as a professional golfer, Suzann Pettersen has established a new collaboration with the non-profit GEO Foundation,...

in Golf - on 18/10/20


Lockdown over ...

If you have just dusted off the clubs after no golfing action for the past few months and fancy a few rounds on an idyllic well-maintained course, then...

in Golf - on 18/10/20


Covid rules in Scotland

Following the First Minister’s latest update in Parliament on 7 October, Scottish Golf worked with sportscotland and the Scottish Government to obtain...

in Golf - on 17/10/20


Covid guidance - England

As the second wave of COVID-19 sweeps the country, BIGGA are reminding members of the need to look out for each other

in Golf - on 17/10/20

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BIGGA conference program

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has led the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association to rethink how its members will access local and regional...

in Golf - on 16/10/20


The Cricketers Heroes

THE CRICKETER'S HEROES OF 2020: It is the measure of the man - selfless, quiet, unassuming but utterly essential to his community - that it often feels...

in Golf - on 15/10/20

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'I thought of my family'

Stuart Griffiths, head greenkeeper at Pitlochry Golf and Blair Atholl Golf Clubs, is still recovering after breaking his pelvis and coccyx when the machine...

in Golf - on 14/10/20

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The perfect shot

Waterton Park Hotel, in West Yorkshire, has recently benefited from a set of new decorative Kasco water fountains which were supplied by Water Garden...

in Golf - on 13/10/20

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Hope for golf club

A golf club that became the second in the UK to close down because of Covid-19 has been bought and could potentially reopen.

in Golf - on 8/10/20