Date: Thu 05 Jan 2017

Some articles you may have missed…

Recent articles from Golf Course Architecture, GMé (Golf Management Europe), Greenkeeper International, Greenkeeping, Greenside and the STRI Bulletin.

Journals

In addition to the articles listed here from outside sources, two new articles have been published on the EIGCA website by members – one by Jonanthan Gaunt on Gender free tees, and the second by Paul O'Brien and Jeff Lynch on Bunkers – the design and maintenance relationship.

Architects

Horace Hutchinson: Gatekeeper to the golden age.
Golf Course Architecture, Issue 46, October 2016. Pages: 40-42
www.golfcoursearchitecture.net/content/horace-hutchinson-gatekeeper-to-the-golden-age

Architecture

Bunkers - the design and maintenance relationship.
Greenside, December 2016. Pages: 9-11

Go small, last long.
Golf Inc, Nov/Dec 2016. Pages: 32-34
www.golfincmagazinemonthly-digital.com/golfincmagazinemonthly/november_december_2016?folio=2&pg=34#pg34

Solving the puzzle - routing.
By Design, No 30, Winter 2016. Pages: 12-17
asgca.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/By-Design-Issue-30-Winter-2016-003.pdf

Greenside hazards.
Golf Course Industry, October 2016.
magazine.golfcourseindustry.com/article/october-2016/golf-architecture-greenside-hazards.aspx

Devil in the details … or the infrastructure
Golf Course Industry, November 2016.
magazine.golfcourseindustry.com/article/november-2016/golf-course-infrastructure.aspx

The gathering storm (course renovation).
Golf Week, October 3 2016. Pages: 54-55
mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?i=343545&ver=html5&p=58#{"page":58,"issue_id":343545}

Sand designs - bunker renovation.
Greenkeeping, November 2016. Pages: 6-8
www.greenkeepingeu.com/magazines/GK_Nov-16/

The case for teeing it forward.
Golf Club Secretary,Vol 17, no 11, November 2016. Pages: 84-85

Fun golf, down to a tee.
By Design, No 30, Winter 2016. Pages: 20-22
asgca.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/By-Design-Issue-30-Winter-2016-003.pdf

Courses

Tramore Golf Club.
Greenside, December 2016. Pages: 34-39

A significant refresh - Christoph Städler's renovation of Golfclub Hamburg-Walddörfer.
Golf Course Architecture, Issue 46, October 2016. Pages: 52-54
digital.tudor-rose.co.uk/golf-course-architecture/issue46/#52

Hockley: a very Romano-British affair.
Greenkeeper International, December 2016. Pages: 26-29

Scotscraig: improving on history.
Greenkeeper International, December 2016. Pages: 46-46

Mackenzie Ross's Spanish jewel.
Golf Course Architecture, Issue 46, October 2016. Pages: 44-45
digital.tudor-rose.co.uk/golf-course-architecture/issue46/#44

Is lower quality turf inevitable? (Askernish)
Greenkeeper International, December 2016. Pages: 30-33

Environment

Charleston Springs Golf complex - wildlife & water.
ASGCA Highlights, November 22 2016. Pages:
asgca.org/charleston-springs-golf-complex-from-mungeam-asgca-addresses-wildlife-water/

Golf - the Game

Gender free tees.
Golf Club Secretary, Vol 17, no 12, December 2016. Pages: 89-90

Does golf need par?
By Design, No 30, Winter 2016. Pages: 18-19
asgca.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/By-Design-Issue-30-Winter-2016-003.pdf

Greenkeeping

Top, middle or bottom... (drainage issues).
STRI Bulletin, Issue 275, Autumn 2016. Pages: 8-11

Playing defense - Aeration, overseeding and green speeds.
Golf Course Industry, November 2016.
magazine.golfcourseindustry.com/article/november-2016/aeration-overseeding-stimpmeter.aspx

10 steps to the perfect bunker.
Greenkeeper International, November 2016. Pages: 30-32

Life without pesticides.
STRI Bulletin, Issue 275, Autumn 2016. Pages: 41-43

Managing organic matter in putting greens.
USGA Green Section Record, Vol 54, no 21, November 4 2016. Pages: 1-7
gsrpdf.lib.msu.edu/ticpdf.py?file=/article/moeller-lowe-managing-11-4-16.pdf

On course - winter dressing.
Golf Club Secretary, Vol 17, no 11, November 2016. Pages: 88,85

Managing roughs for the good of the game.
Golf Club Secretary, Vol 17, no 12, December 2016. Pages: 96, 94

Irrigation

Reservoirs - 'what lies beneath?'
Greenkeeper International, November 2016. Pages: 56-58

Water margins (irrigation systems).
Golf Course Architecture, Issue 46, October 2016. Pages: 32-39
digital.tudor-rose.co.uk/golf-course-architecture/issue46/#32

Management

Developing a comprehensive golf course Master Plan.
USGA Green Section Record, December 2 2016. Pages: 1-7
gsrpdf.lib.msu.edu/ticpdf.py?file=/article/dowling-gross-developing-12-2-16.pdf

Performance and recovery of four turfgrass species subjected to golf cart traffic during prolonged drought.
Golf Course Management, November 2016. Pages: 79-80
gcmdigital.gcsaa.org/i/740214-nov-2016/76

Misinformation is as big a risk as knotweed itself.
Turf Business, 15 November 2016. Pages:
turfbusiness.co.uk/news/misinformation-big-risk-knotweed-2/

Sustainable Development

Sustainable golf tournament standard consultation launched.
Golf Environment Organization, 25 October 2016. Pages:
www.golfenvironment.org/whats_new/news/1444_sustainable_golf_tournament_standard_consultation_launched

Turfgrass

How much does good quality turf cost?
Greenkeeper International, November 2016. Pages: 34-37

Low input in Scandinavia (management systems).
STRI Bulletin, Issue 275, Autumn 2016. Pages: 12-13

Golf Course Design
Sustainability