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Case Studies: Golf

Cardiff Golf Course

Long Sutton and Cardiff Golf Clubs

Two Golf Courses, 80 miles apart, have thriving washed turf on their new golf greens despite experiencing drastically different weather conditions during the growing-in period. Long Sutton Golf Club in Somerset started building a new green in October and was laying the 450 sq. metres of Lindum LT1 washed turf by the end of the [...]

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Neath Golf Course 12th Green

Neath Golf Club

RTF turf, known for its wear tolerance, deep rooting ability (up to 1.5 metres), and capacity to withstand shade, drought and salt, has been utilised on one of the most exposed golf courses in South Wales. Neath Golf Club, in West Glamorgan near Swansea boasts an 18-hole mountain and heathland course rising at its highest [...]

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Doncaster GC Revetting

Doncaster Golf Club

Greenstaff at a South Yorkshire golf club have turned bunker building into a fine art using the revetting or turf layering technique. Led by Head Greenkeeper Kevin Kelsall, the five man team at Doncaster Golf Club began re-building their 56 bunkers in autumn. Lindum supplied the club with turf specially harvested in strips 290mm wide [...]

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Bovey Castle

LT1 Tournament Greens Turf was selected by the team given the task of restoring the Abercromby designed golf course at Bovey Castle when the estate, including a hotel, was taken over by famous entrepreneur and developer Peter De Savary. Originally built in the 1920’s, the golf course, like the hotel, had seen no investment for [...]

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Sandburn Hall

Sandburn Hall Golf and Country Club is one of the most popular and challenging golf courses in the York area. Part of an already established leisure resort featuring 50 holiday lodges, an indoor tennis court, a driving range and a golf academy, the 6700 yard, par 72 course is situated on what was previously open [...]

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