As Turnberry is to Ayrshire and Gleneagles is to Perthshire, Castle Stuart Golf Links has been conceived to be for the Highlands, a stunning championship links course opened in 2009, overlooking the Moray Firth. Head Greenkeeper James Hutchison has helped shape the golf course into what you see today. Lee Williams reports.
At the time of writing, Oxford United lie seventh in the League One table, with ambitions of gaining promotion to the Championship. The club recently moved into their new dedicated training facility in Cowley, a few miles south-east of the city and a stone’s throw from BMW’s Mini factory. Lee Williams met with Scott Humphries, the training ground’s twenty-five-year-old head groundsman.
In Part 1, Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry asked if you were a one-dimensional person at work; alone in your own comfort zone - or whether you were working with people from different parts of the organisation to transform work performance. In this concluding part, Frank looks at how we can begin to start transforming work performance by managing upwards and sideways - not just down
Throughout 2019, Pitchcare brought you high quality articles across all sports disciplines; interviews with greenkeepers and groundsmen at some of the country's less well known venues, plus technical articles and general interest. Here's the top ten 'most read'