Friday, 24th March, 2017

Stories tagged ‘Steve Otto’


Monday, February 6th, 2017

Allan Patterson

Top man at Trump Turnberry to take centre stage at BIGGA Scottish Conference

Allan Patterson, Estates and Courses Manager at Trump Turnberry, will be among the speakers at the BIGGA Scotland Golf Industry Conference 2017 taking place in Perth on Tuesday 7 March


Friday, December 16th, 2016

CMAE's MDP Golf St Andrews 2016

The 4th MDP Golf teed off to perfection

A record twenty one Golf Managers from thirteen different countries recently attended a residential training programme hosted by the Club Managers Association of Europe in St Andrews, the home of golf


Friday, November 11th, 2016

GolfBIC 2016 Reception Area

Registrations for GolfBIC 2017 now open

Registrations for the Golf Business & Industry Convention (GolfBIC) in Harrogate are now open and the programme on 17 – 18 January looks to be the most exciting to date


Friday, May 27th, 2016

EIGCA AGM Group Photo

Golf Technology to the Fore for Golf Course Architects

The conference theme, “Technology in Golf”, focused minds on how golf technology is impacting the sport – on the way it is played and the way golf courses are designed, built and maintained


Friday, March 18th, 2016

Stormont Hotel

EIGCA Conference to study golf in the 21st century

The European Institute of Golf Course Architects Conference will be investigating technology and how it is impacting on golf, on the way it’s played and on the way golf courses are being designed, built and maintained .....read the full story »


Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Dr Steve Otto of the R&A shows a graph that suggests that the pros, since around 2003, have not been hitting the ball any further, whereas throughout the 1990s length increased dramatically

The Golf Ball ‘Myth’

Dr Steve Otto of the R&A shows a graph that suggests that the pros, since around 2003, have not been hitting the ball any further, whereas throughout the 1990s length increased dramatically


Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

The delegates pictured outside the R&A Clubhouse

The 3rd MDP Golf teed off to perfection

Thirteen Golf Managers from Scotland, England, Cyprus, Equatorial Guinea and USA recently attended a residential training programme hosted by Scottish Golf Ltd at St Andrews, the home of golf .....read the full story »


Friday, April 3rd, 2015

Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa, North Berwick

EIGCA to Celebrate their 15th Anniversary in the Home of Golf

The European Institute of Golf Course Architects is returning to Scotland for its 2015 Conference which will take place from 15-18 April at the Marine Hotel in North Berwick


Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Delegates at The Rusacks Hotel, St Andrews the venue for MDP Golf

The 2nd MDP Golf teed off to perfection 

Eighteen Golf Managers from Scotland, Norway, Spain, Holland, France and the USA recently attended a residential training programme hosted by the Scottish Golf Union and Scottish Ladies Golfing Association at St Andrews


Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

The proposed RA Equipment Testing Centre at Kingsbarns

R&A Plans New Equipment Testing Centre At Kingsbarns

Utilising the latest technology, the 22,750 sq. ft building will provide a world class testing and research facility that will house The R&A’s Equipment Standards department


Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Dr Steve Otto

A ‘Rocket scientist’s’ technology insight at The Golf Show 2013

Dr Steve Otto, R&A director of research and testing, is to speak at this year’s Teaching & Coaching Conference