Monday, 23rd January, 2017

Archive for the ‘Courses’ Category


Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Dromoland Castle Golf & Country Club

Carr Golf Tee Up New Partnerships with Belvoir Park and Dromoland Country Club

Carr Golf, a specialist in golf club management and maintenance has announced new partnerships with Belvoir Park and Dromoland Castle Golf Clubs in Ireland


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

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Golf Environment Awards 2017 winners revealed

The winners of the 2017 Golf Environment Awards were announced last night at the Hotel Du Vin, Harrogate, in a ceremony hosted by STRI Group


Friday, January 13th, 2017

The new Players’ Lounge at The Grove (artist's impression)

New Players’ Lounge at The Grove

The purpose-built extension will sit at the heart of The Stables complex and will welcome golf guests to ‘London’s Country Estate’

Course manager Paul Harris says the club’s new Toro Lynx system is bringing significant savings and making life easier in terms of operation and control

Leighton Buzzard GC opts for Toro Lynx at start of irrigation system retrofit

Leighton Buzzard Golf Club is upgrading its 30-year-old irrigation system with Toro and UK distributor Reesink Turfcare in phased instalments to limit disruption to the course and spread the outlay

Sir Rocco Forte and Keith Pelley

Rocco Forte Open host Verdura becomes European Tour Destination

Within just a short time, the stunning resort, situated on the south-west coast of Sicily, has firmly put itself on Europe’s golfing map,


Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

John Deere and dealer Nairn Brown provided tournament support for the 2015 Ricoh Women's British Open

Aspirations of excellence at Trump Turnberry

In the largest equipment deal John Deere has ever signed in the UK and Ireland, a new and comprehensive golf course maintenance fleet was supplied by dealer Nairn Brown Ltd of Busby, Glasgow

Course manager Mark Heveran has found the MultiPro’s shrouded boom option provides 75 percent more opportunities to spray

Ten Toros for Royal Cromer Thanks To Technology

Having seen vast improvements in efficiency since the installation of a Toro Lynx control system four years ago, Royal Cromer Golf Club has now invested in ten Toro machines


Monday, January 9th, 2017

Childwall Golf Club’s TYM T433 is performing well in its verti-draining and spiking duties

Two TYM Tractors for Childwall Golf Club

Winter work sees tractors pull their weight


Friday, January 6th, 2017

Danny Campbell, Commercial Director (SAL), Euan Loudon, Chief Executive (SAL), Rick Olson, President and CEO (Toro) and Andy Brown Senior Sales Manager, Commercial Equipment, Golf Irrigation and Corporate Accounts, Europe, Middle East and Asia (Toro)

St Andrews Links Enters Long-Term Agreement with Toro Company

The new contract names Toro as official partner and provider of turf equipment and irrigation products to St Andrews Links

A selection of the E-Z-GO RXV golf cars at Dubai Golf’s Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club

Dubai Golf Upgrade Golf Car Fleet with E-Z-GO TKV GPS Units

Local Jacobsen dealer, Luxury Carts Arabia, made the delivery, with 33 of the fleet at Almouj Golf Club in Oman, 170 golf cars at Emirates Golf Club in Dubai and 80 units at Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club


Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Castle Stuart Golf Links green cutting December 2016

Castle Stuart Staff Leave It Late To Make The Cut

Green keepers at the internationally renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links are testing both their long and short game skills due to unpredictable weather

Olympic Golf Course

The Predictions Came True: 2016 Was the Year of Zoysia

Confirmed as two major golf publications honour the Olympic Golf Course and Bluejack National, both grassed with Zoysia, as the Best Courses of the Year


Monday, December 19th, 2016

Golf Course Architect Christian Lundin with Henrik Stenson

Ground has been broken on Henrik Stenson’s first golf course

Last week saw the start of construction at Österåkers Golf Club outside Stockholm, Sweden


Friday, December 16th, 2016

Development work at #6

More Big developments at The Woll Course this winter

The Woll Golf Course at New Woll Estate in the Scottish Borders has been making a name for itself over the last few years with the grand redevelopment of its already popular 18 hole golf course

Parliamentary Golf Society website

Parliamentary Golf Group disappointed over Beckenham Place Park Golf Course

The Parliamentary Golf Group has expressed its extreme disappointment at both the closure of Beckenham Place Park Golf Course, and the confirmation of the Heritage Lottery Fund grant made yesterday, which seals the destruction of the course .....read the full story »


Monday, December 12th, 2016

Red 8 Whittlebury

Whittlebury Hall and Whittlebury Park Unite

The leading leisure and hospitality businesses – Whittlebury Park and Whittlebury Hall & Spa – were successfully united by Jeff and Carol Sargeant on 2nd December 2016 and are now operating as one organisation


Friday, December 9th, 2016

Mill Creek, designed by  Ross McMurray of European Golf Design

Braemar Complete Latest Construction Management Project

Braemar Golf Complete Shaping and Construction Management of Unique Course at Mill Creek, Russia

Elmgreen Golf Club (Conor McCabe Photography)

Carr Golf Announce €1 million investment in Corballis Links and Elmgreen Golf Clubs

Carr Golf is Ireland’s fastest growing golf club management and maintenance specialists and their ambitious plans will help to reinvigorate two of Dublin’s best-known golf clubs


Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

North Berwick Golf Club

The North Berwick Golf Club Gains International Sustainability Recognition

North Berwick Golf Club in East Lothian, Scotland, has been awarded golf’s global eco-label, GEO Certified® in recognition of their commitment to nature protection, resource efficiency and community value

Bob Torrance School of Golf

Bob Torrance School of Golf Set For Major Upgrade

Work has commenced on redeveloping and improving the Bob Torrance School of Golf at the sportscotland Inverclyde National Sports Training Centre in Largs


Friday, December 2nd, 2016

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Votex blower clears copses at Cotswold GC

Campey Turf Care Systems has provided a remedy for an ongoing leaf and debris problem at Cotswold Hills Golf Club in the shape of the Votex B40 Blower

Madame Nguyen Thi Nga signing the agreement for the three new courses with Jack Nicklaus II representing Nicklaus Design

BRG Group Launches Three More New Courses In Vietnam

The developments on sites in the north of Vietnam and in Danang form part of a multi-course agreement between the BRG Group and the Nicklaus Design Group

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New Performance Centre opens at Archerfield Links

Open from 1st December, The Archerfield Performance Centre provides golfers with state of the art coaching and fitting experiences using the latest technology from Trackman, V1 Video, GEARS, SAM PuttLab and SAM BalanceLab


Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

ICL relieves the stress at Castle Stuart Golf Club

ICL relieves the stress at Castle Stuart Golf Club

The use of ICL’s new Vitalnova Stressbuster has significantly improved the overall health of the turf on the fairways and greens at Castle Stuart Golf Club, reports Course Manager Chris Haspell

Malaysia’s new golfing masterpiece – The Els Club Desaru Coast – Ocean Course

Sultan of Johor officially launches new Els Club Course

The Els Club Desaru Coast – Ocean Course, a stunning new 27-hole golf course, hosts the inaugural Laksamana Trophy Charity Golf Tournament 2016