December 2010 (Page 2)

Gaunt Golf Design - joint collaboration with Donald Steel voted Best Renovation of the Year

Gaunt Golf Design - joint collaboration with Donald Steel voted Best Renovation of the Year

in Golf - on 25/12/10

Preston PeterAshworth

Preston press on!

Preston North End’s Deepdale stadium is the oldest continuously used football pitch in the world. The club have a rich history and are vying to return...

in Football - on 25/12/10

Groundsman plays it cool in pitch ruck

MCG curator Cameron Hodgkins denies he was asked to prepare a different type of surface for the fourth Ashes Test as a response to Australia's thumping...

in Cricket - on 24/12/10

Remarkable turnout for John Osman Groundcare's Demo day at Vale LLangollen GC

John Osman Groundcare Ltd, Ransomes Jacobson local dealer based in Oswestry Shropshire, held a demonstration day at the Vale of Llangollen Golf Club to...

in Golf - on 24/12/10

GEO Legacy Launch

The Golf Environment Organization’s GEO Legacy Guidance launched to widespread acclaim following previews at the Asia Pacific Golf Summit in Bangkok...

in Golf - on 24/12/10

Cheltenham view to grandtand

A Claisse act

With weather patterns unreliable, water an expensive commodity, and different soil types to contend with, keeping Cheltenham’s racecourse consistent...

in Equestrian - on 24/12/10


Huxley Golf, the PGA’s official supplier for all-weather golf surfaces, has signed a ground-breaking agreement to distribute its products throughout...

in Industry News - on 23/12/10

John Deere front hitch offer

With snow and ice continuing to cause problems all over the UK and Ireland, a new special offer from John Deere is designed to help a range of customers...

in Industry News - on 23/12/10

greg evens

Prof. James Beard and Greg Evans MG head the line up!

in Golf - on 23/12/10

Fingers crossed for Boxing Day meet

The grandstand is sure to be packed if the Boxing Day meet at Market Rasen goes ahead

in Equestrian - on 22/12/10

Charlton "doing everything" to keep Saints game on

Charlton have stressed they will do everything they can to ensure Sunday’s match against Saints goes ahead.

in Football - on 22/12/10

SXG Family 9462

Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, has appointed CLS Selfdrive of Park Farm, Dunsdale, near Guisborough in Cleveland...

in Industry News - on 22/12/10

IMG 0069

The next John Terry could well be sitting in a classroom at Matthew Arnold School in Staines thanks to the opening of a state-of-the-art artificial pitch...

in Football - on 22/12/10

Leek 14th

Fixing the Leek!

Due to the determination and commitment of the ‘men at the top’ at Leek Golf Club, a radical change in policy governing the maintenance of the course...

in Golf - on 22/12/10

Celtic Manor 3

Last year Mick Shopland broke a unique golfing record, which was certified by the Guinness book of records for playing over 1000 different golf courses....

in Golf - on 21/12/10

U2 in Town

U2 in Town

Etihad stadium might have had their surface looking the best it had looked all year, not that the 100 thousand plus crowd that came through the gates over...

in Industry News - on 21/12/10


A new Joint Venture aimed at the Turkish and Middle East markets got off to a flying start at the Growtech trade exhibition held in Antalya, Turkey at...

in Industry News - on 21/12/10

Paranoid Poms conjure up green MCG monster

MCG curator Cameron Hodgkins was aboard his roller yesterday tending the Boxing Day Test pitch.

in Cricket - on 21/12/10

Melbourne pitch switch down to wet Australian summer

Greg Shipperd, Victoria's coach, has blamed an unusually wet Melbourne summer for a switch to a potentially livelier pitch for the crucial Boxing Day Test....

in Cricket - on 20/12/10

Ian Botham says England were way off the pace at WACA

England showed themselves up to be one-trick ponies in Perth and they need to learn fast

in Cricket - on 20/12/10