As President, I will the use the platform this position provides to drive ahead with the message that the design of a course is fundamental to safeguarding the future of golf. We need to stress how the design of courses helps promote the game of golf, for all.
During my term of office, I pledge to focus on the importance of design in the future of golf. We are part of the solution to safeguarding the future of golf through our design and the development of sustainable golf courses., following three themes:
As I start my term, I am conscious of the positive contributions made by previous Presidents to strengthen EIGCA’s future. Christoph Städler, my immediate predecessor, steered the Institute through the COVID pandemic and managed a net increase in the number of members and commercial partners. Along with my Vice President, Caspar Grauballe, I will work towards continuing the Institute’s work to raise awareness of the pivotal role golf course design has in the future of the sport we all love, for the benefit of members and the wider golf industry.
Tim Lobb MEIGCA
President, European Institute of Golf Course Architects
To read Christoph Staedler (2019-2021) Presidents Message, please click here.
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