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STRI and England Golf to hold a joint workshop at BTME 2017

News, Sport / 22nd November 2016

STRI and England Golf  are joining forces to present a one-day workshop on golf course management at BTME 2017, which is specifically tailored to secretary/managers, and chair of green.

Why attend?

  • Learn from industry experts on how to make your greens perform better, and the basics of golf course management.
  • Share ideas and best practice with other clubs on how to tackle the challenges that chair of green face.
  • Network with other key club decision makers about greenkeeping topics.


Early morning on an empty golf course

Early morning on an empty golf course


Course presenters and content

STRI’s Alistair Beggs, head of advisory, and Adam Newton, turfgrass agronomist, along with industry specialists from England Golf, will deliver the following bite-sized modules across the day.



10.00 – 10.20: Welcome and introduction
10.20 – 11.00: Introduction to golf course management
11.00 – 11.15: Coffee break
11.15 – 12.00pm: Measuring and benchmarking performance
12.00 – 12.45: Bunkers
12.45 – 13.45: Lunch
13.45 – 14.45: Troubleshooting and networking
14.45 – 15.45: Open forum
15.45: Summary and close


Workshop details

Date: Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Time: 10.00 am – 15.45 pm

Costs:  £50.00 + VAT (including lunch)


Read full course details in BIGGA‘s continue to learn guide for what’s on at BTME in 2017, or click here to book a place.