Golf (Page 8)


Q&A with Scott Gardner

Scott Gardner - he used to dress up as a ghost!

in Golf - on 21/3/21


Northenden Golf Club

Northenden Golf Club survived fires and floods before a complete redesign and reconstruction in 1973. Situated on the banks of the River Mersey, five miles...

in Golf - on 21/3/21


Perranporth satisfied

Doing a fantastic job at retaining the natural links characteristics, Perranporth Golf Club Course Manager Rob Cook has been delighted with his switch...

in Golf - on 20/3/21

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GTC appoints Les Howkins

The Greenkeepers Training Committee (GTC) has announced the appointment of Les Howkins MG, golf course manager at The Richmond Golf Club in Surrey, as...

in Golf - on 19/3/21

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Proposals to Present

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) has revealed that preparations are underway for the return of the BIGGA Turf Management...

in Golf - on 16/3/21

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Brokenhurst Manor benefit

Situated in the village of Brockenhurst in the New Forest National Park, Brokenhurst Manor Golf Club is one of Hampshire's finest woodland/heathland...

in Golf - on 15/3/21


Kubota delivers to Mere

It’s Kubota all the way for the Mere Resort near Knutsford, Cheshire, where Course Manager John Quinn is in no doubt about the right choice of horsepower...

in Golf - on 12/3/21

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Golf returns in Wales

BIGGA and the GCMA have welcomed today’s announcement regarding the reopening of golf courses in Wales following an easing of restrictions and it is...

in Golf - on 12/3/21

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Worsley GC smooth start

Every buyer of a Wiedenmann Terra Spike receives bespoke instruction about how best to set it safely and optimally for local conditions. Almost always...

in Golf - on 8/3/21

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Praxys impresses

Chris Whittle, Course Manager at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, claims that Praxys, ICL's high performance, highly concentrated systemic selective...

in Golf - on 7/3/21

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Jacobson at Bay Hill

Every March, the world’s leading golfers gather in Florida for the Arnold Palmer Invitational, and they compete on a course prepared with Jacobsen mowers....

in Golf - on 7/3/21

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Short game academy

Golfers in Wales will soon be able to improve at a state-of-the-art, fully inclusive Short Game Academy, that is all-weather and floodlit, after work has...

in Golf - on 6/3/21


Irish Golf Show postponed

In light of the government restrictions and implications of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on the economy, organisers of the Irish Golf Show have taken the...

in Golf - on 6/3/21

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COVID-safe Class of 2021

BIGGA and Jacobsen overcome coronavirus constraints to host FTMI in a COVID-safe manner and reveals 20 successful candidates due to take part

in Golf - on 4/3/21

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More time for Panmure GC

Panmure Golf Club in Carnoustie, Angus, established in 1845, is one of the clubs that originally helped purchase the Amateur Championship trophy

in Golf - on 3/3/21

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Golf club furious

A golf club in Rochdale has been hit with a £10,000 repair bill after an abandoned stolen car caused a serious amount of damage. Members and staff of...

in Golf - on 3/3/21


How is golf coping?

As the Coronavirus persists, social distancing measures and lockdown restrictions remain tight. The 4th January marked the third time English golf courses...

in Golf - on 2/3/21


Greenkeepers want support

BIGGA has welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement regarding the timetable for the reopening of golf

in Golf - on 23/2/21

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Air2G2 in Abu Dhabi

Troon Abu Dhabi is using the Air2G2 Air Inject from Campey Turf Care Systems to further their aeration programme on three world-leading courses.

in Golf - on 19/2/21

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Ventrac a ‘Gamechanger’

Back in the spring of 2020, The Wildernesse Golf Club, located in the village of Seal near Sevenoaks in Kent, purchased a Ventrac 4500 compact tractor...

in Golf - on 16/2/21