Saturday, 3rd December, 2016

Archive for the ‘Corporate’ Category

Monday, November 14th, 2016

QHotels' Oulton Hall, one of the six resorts at which the offer is available

Free Golf! The Perfect Early Christmas Present

Golfers can avail themselves of free golf for the remainder of the year if they’re quick to snap up a new five-day 2017 QFairway membership – available at six of QHotels award-winning resorts

Cabrio provides class-leading fineness of leaf with a score of 8.8, making it ideally suited for use on golf tees, fairways and greens surrounds

Free fertiliser efficiency appraisals from Germinal at BTME

Grass seed and turf care specialists, Germinal, will be challenging greenkeepers to scrutinise the nitrogen efficiency of their existing sward nutrient programmes with a free fertiliser appraisal at BTME in Harrogate from 17th to 19th January 2017

Friday, November 11th, 2016


Stuburt Announces Price Freeze 

#1 Brand for Affordable Quality Footwear and Apparel Holds Prices Into 2017

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Microdochium spreading on green collar

Contact clean-up for turf disease prevention

As autumn soil temperatures cool, there is now limited opportunity for recovery from disease damage before the winter

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Lodewijk Klootwijk, CEO of EGCOA, ILeft) with Patrick Rahme, cofounder and CEO of All Square

All Square® wins 2016 EGCOA Innovation Award in Amsterdam

All Square, the social media platform for golfers, has been awarded the Innovation Award at the European Golf Course Owners Association Golf Business Conference in Amsterdam the full story »

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Wiedenmann UK's  Chas with core recycler

‘Wiedenmann Core Recycler saves 40% of top dressing inputs,’ says STRI

Results also state that turf treated with the Core Recycler had significantly lower disease incidence and that the recycling of cores helps maintain a significantly higher active bacterial and fungal population

Monday, November 7th, 2016


Toro partner 59club to improve and Reward Golf Course ‘Excellence’

Toro provides innovative, efficient solutions to help golf care professionals worldwide and, as partners with 59club, industry leaders in measuring and comparing customer-service levels, they showcase their commitment to improve industry standards

A selection of Jacobsen AR Rotary machines on the course at Emirates Golf Club

Dubai Golf Strengthens Partnership with Jacobsen

Dubai Golf, which manages three leading golf clubs in the Middle East- Emirates Golf Club, Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club and Almouj Golf in Muscat, Oman- has chosen Jacobsen to supply golf course maintenance equipment and golf cars in 2016

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Chip Brewer Callaway President and CEO

Callaway Golf Company Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Third quarter 2016 net sales increased 6.9% to $188 million, compared to $176 million for the same period in 2015. Cash provided by operating activities for the first nine months of 2016 increased by $57 million (over 200%) to $86 million compared to $28 million for the same period in 2015


Toro Company to acquire German-based Regnerbau Calw GmbH

Acquisition of the Perrot brand expands professional irrigation product portfolio in sports field and agricultural spaces

Luxury Carts Arabia will distribute Ransomes Jacobsen turf equipment and E-Z-GO golf cars in the UAE

Luxury Carts Arabia Appointed New Ransomes Jacobsen Distributor for UEA

Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based manufacturer of turf maintenance equipment, has appointed a new distributor to strengthen its position in the United Arab Emirates and the Middle East

PowaKaddy Christmas Cart Bag promotion

PowaKaddy Launches Christmas Cart Bag Promotion

PowaKaddy has launched an exciting new cart bag promotion in the run up to Christmas, which will see golfers receive a free cart bag when they purchase any lithium powered trolley


Twice The Tech With New Callaway Rangefinder

New range includes Hybrid model that combines Laser and GPS

Aqua-Aid successfully used on a golf course

AQUA-AID returns to SALTEX after progressive year

AQUA-AID Europe exhibited at SALTEX for the second time this week after a successful twelve months of bringing their range of products to the UK and European market

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Rio Olympics Support Team

The Unsung Heroes of Tournament Support

At Hazeltine National Golf Club the greens looked amazing and played even better. In the background a team of unsung heroes, led by Chris Tritabaugh, Hazeltine Course Superintendent, worked tirelessly round the clock to deliver the championship conditions that made the Tournament so special

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016


Troon Selected To Manage 4ORE! Golf and Entertainment Facility

4ORE! Golf will be a mix of golf, food and fun for the entire family. Players of all ages and skill levels will hit golf balls from one of 60 climate-controlled tee boxes that can host up to six players at a time. Players will be rewarded for hitting targets located on a seven-acre turf field. The two-story facility will use advanced doppler-based technology that will track the accuracy and distance of each shot and map the flight of the ball on a monitor for scoring the full story »

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Alistair Booth

BB&O President appointed chairman of Greenkeepers Training Committee

The Board of Directors of the Greenkeepers Training Committee has appointed Alistair Booth as the organisation’s new Independent Chairman. Alistair has filled the role vacated by Donald Steel on 19 October 2016

Chuck Greif (second right) - Managing Director APAC- signs sponsorship deal that sees Jacobsen become ‘Official Golf Course Equipment and Machinery Partner’

Jacobsen Signs Sponsorship Agreement with Myanmar Golf Federation

The agreement will see Jacobsen support the Myanmar Golf Tour which aims to develop golf in the country and to discover talented players who can make the step up to professional level


Stadiumlinks Creates New Golf Experience

Stadiumlinks announces that public bookings for the temporary golf course inside Globe Life Park in Texas later this month are nearly sold out

Friday, October 28th, 2016

#7 at Studley Wood Golf Club

SkyCaddie Announces 2017 UK Golf Club Updates Programme

SkyCaddie sends its annual reminder to UK golf clubs for information about course changes ahead of its update and remapping campaign

Tony Judge and David Howell

ClubstoHire Teams Up With David Howell

Leading club rental firm signs Tour star as new brand ambassador


Sales Multiplied By G/FORE

The bold American brand, created by fashion-industry pioneer Mossimo Giannulli in 2011, has seen its sales quadruple in their innovative footwear and premium colourful gloves in 2016, continuing G/FORE’s exceptional progress in its first few years on the golf scene. Golfers and non-golfers alike have continued to flock towards the brand in the past 12…read the full story

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

(from left) Paul Armitage, General Manager at Le Golf National; Tim Shaw of Ryder Cup Europe; Alan Prickett, Managing Director of Jacobsen, with trophy; Alessandro Reyes, Superintendent at Le Golf National; and Edward Kitson of Ryder Cup Europe; (Getty Images)

Jacobsen becomes Ryder Cup supplier

Jacobsen, renowned manufacturer of turf maintenance equipment, has signed an agreement to become an Official Supplier to the 2018 Ryder Cup, which will take place at the celebrated Le Golf National near Versailles, Paris

Huxley Golf Practice Area at Merchiston Castle School

Huxley Golf Installs Practice Area for UK’s Junior Champions

Huxley Golf was commissioned by Merchiston Castle School near Edinburgh to strengthen its on-campus golf facilities with a comprehensive all-weather practice zone

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Castle Stuart Golf Links

Jacobsen Supports Fourth Leading Edge Series Event at Castle Stuart Golf Links

The Leading Edge Series is an educational initiative held in conjunction with a number of patrons, including Castle Stuart, GEO, Emirates Golf Club, PGA Catalunya and Jacobsen