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Birr Golf Club – Course Blog March 2019

Contributed By: Eoghan Buckley, Head Greenkeeper We are almost at the end of March now and its fair to say we have had a real return to traditional spring weather, with frequent wet days and strong winds. For most of the country, February was a great month with very little rainfall […]

Craddockstown Golf Club – Course Blog March 2019

Contributed By: Tom Carew, Course Superintendent The months of January and February were certainly very dry in Craddockstown Golf Club. Soil Temperatures were way up, meaning all sections of the golf course were been cut more often than previous winters.  Greens were been cut 3 times a week and Tee boxes […]

The Island Golf Club – Course Blog March 2019

Contributed By: Dave Edmondson BSc (Hons), Head Greenkeeper The months of February and March have remained mild and mixed throughout the period. It really has been an amazing winter from a frost perspective, as there has been little to none at all. To date, we have only had 4 full […]

Golf4Girls4Life Easter Festivals

Due to the success of the Golf4Girls4Life Festivals held last year, we are delighted to be hosting three Golf4Girls4Life Festivals in each District throughout 2019. These festivals will be aimed at girls who have participated in the Golf4Girls4Life Framework in their clubs (girls with no handicap or up to 35 […]

Czech Disabled Golf Masters 2019

Czech Disabled Golf Association would like to invite disabled players to Czech Disabled Golf Masters 2019. The tournament will be held at the Golf Club Mstetice from the 28th June – 30th June 2019.   The below document outlines the following areas and how you can enter; Venue Tournament Schedule […]

The impact of gender equality

Case Study – Vision 50/50 Policy (Swedish Golf Federation, 2017) Sourced from; R&A Women’s and Girls’ Charter. The Swedish Golf Federation’s (SGF) vision 50/50 policy seeks to promote gender equality in golf. A key part of this strategy is to increase the number of women in decision making roles in […]

Leaders Course

The leaders course is aimed at PGA Professionals, Volunteers, Parents or anyone with a keen interest in junior golf.   The leaders course is a two hour workshop and covers the following: -Fundamental Movement Skills Activities -How to create engaging sessions using activity based learning with no technical instruction -How […]

Golf4Girls4Life Easter Festivals – Book your place

It’s that time of year again where you can book your place at the Easter Golf4Girls4Life Festivals Due to the success of the Golf4Girls4Life Festivals held last year, we are delighted to be hosting three Golf4Girls4Life Festivals in each District throughout 2019. These festivals will be aimed at girls who […]