Sunday, 25th June, 2017

Archive for the ‘Courses’ Category

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

ATT SMARTUltraGroomer cassettes help Ely City GC move to Bent grasses

To provide a more even transition between Bent and Poa grasses in the greens surfaces, Ely City Golf Club have invested in a set of SMARTUltraGroomer™ cassettes from within the ATT TMSystem™ range

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Finca Cortesin Leads The Way In Spain With New Green Initiative

Finca Cortesin Hotel, Golf & Spa has unveiled plans to become the first course in Spain to introduce a new, environmentally-friendly type of Bermuda grass to its greens

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Queen’s Course renovation project gets to the heart of the matter

Gleneagles has completed an 18-month renovation programme including the installation of innovative drainage technology inspired by the heart’s response to atmospheric pressure

Business Students Help Put Golf Clubs on course For Success

Business students at Northumbria University have recently been working with Allendale and Whitley Bay Golf Clubs

London Golf Club Hosts 220 Golfers for Charity Event

Over 220 golfers tee-up for dual shotgun start as part of the fourth Canary Wharf Contractors Fund annual charity day at London Golf Club

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Golfpark Oberkirch – 73% say ‘Ja!’

This is the result of the recent municipal vote which has given the go-ahead for the Migros and Golfpark Oberkirch in Switzerland to extend an existing short course from 6 to 9 holes

Cosby GC prepares the course for a 50/50 Bent/Poa split with Headland help

Cosby Golf Club Head Greenkeeper, Thomas Flavelle, has been working closely with Andy Lane of Headland Amenity

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Extra wide 3.95 m Wiedenmann Terra Brush gives Scotscraig GC additional polish

A golf club celebrating its bicentenary this year has taken delivery of a double width Wiedenmann Terra Brush

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Dye Is Cast – West Cliffs Heading For No.1 Status

West Cliffs Golf Links has been hailed as one of the new stars of European golf, and been tipped to become the number one golf course in Portugal, after being unveiled to widespread approval this month

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Elmgreen Golf Club re-launch after a €1m investment

Fingal Mayor, Darragh Butler and Fingal County Council CEO, Paul Reid join Carr Golf CEO Marty Carr to re-launch Elmgreen Golf Course following a recent one-million-euro investment

Friday, June 9th, 2017

‘First-class’ service drives Woburn Golf Club’s extended relationship with Club Car 

The high-profile Buckinghamshire club has signed an extension to its current contract with the Official Supplier of The European Tour until 2020

The Shire London thanks members at 10th Anniversary celebration

The Shire London is celebrating its 10th anniversary this summer with not one but two special events on its Severiano Ballesteros-designed golf course

Jimenez to design new Short Game Facility at Las Colinas

The Legend set to visit Troon-managed venue later in year to oversee design and construction

Fry/Straka To Design New Golf Course in Campinas, Brazil

Fry/Straka Global Golf Course Design has been commissioned to design a new 18-hole golf course in Brazil

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Irriplan at Rothley Park Golf Club

Rothley Park takes control with Hunter Pilot and Irriplan

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Campey take Swords from the stone with Air2G2

An Air Inject Air2G2 supplied by Campey Turf Care Systems has helped transform the greens at Swords Golf Club, Co Dublin, Ireland, with previous methods proving ineffective because of stones in the greens

Monday, June 5th, 2017

‘Speed Seed’ by name ‘speedy by nature’ says Murrayfield’s Head Greenkeeper

The Speed Seed 1600 works by delivering the seed into dimples relatively close to the surface, created by a spiked sarel roller. It is ideal for situations where drill holes need to be avoided

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Major New Golf Facility Created & Opens at Branston

Gavin Robson, Branston Golf & Country Club’s talented course manager has designed and built a first class short game facility between Branston Academy’s Driving Range and its splendid family-friendly clubhouse

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Rigby Taylor Products Help Alfreton Golf Club Deliver First-Class Course

Alfreton Golf Club’s head greenkeeper, Andy Fenn: “We’re only an 11-hole course…but we think we’ve got the best small course in Derbyshire!”

Excitement builds at West Cliffs with new clubhouse opening

West Cliffs Golf Links is moving into top gear ahead of its official launch next month following the opening of a stylish, eco-friendly clubhouse at the eagerly-anticipated new Portuguese resort

Lancaster Golf Club chooses Wiedenmann duo for rough management

The James Braid designed course, coveted for its wide fairways and spectacular 18th hole, is about to embark on a major rough management programme

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

The Vale Resort tees up a six-figure golf investment

The Vale Resort in South Wales has invested more than £400,000 in state-of-the-art John Deere golf course maintenance equipment, supplied by local turf professional dealer Frank Sutton Ltd of Raglan in Gwent

Jebel Sifah Golf Course: Fun for Average Players

Harradine Golf announces the soft opening of 9 holes out of the 18 hole Jebel Sifah Golf Course in Oman. The client did not want a monster ‘championship’ layout but a resort course that would be fun for average players that are, after all, the back bone of the golf industry

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Cottrell Park continues to invest in its two championship courses

Cottrell Park Golf Resort near Cardiff has now introduced a new green at the 8th hole located on the Button Gwinnett course. This has added a further 50 yards in length to the hole and takes it in a different direction to the old green, now surrounded by water, an island green making a challenging amen corner

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Amendoeira Adds to Club Car Fleet

Portugal’s leading golf resort extends exceptional facilities and service for visiting golfers with 80 new state-of-the-art golf cars from Club Car