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GCA Members will enjoy a busy week in Harrogate

GCA MEMBERS WILL ENJOY A BUSY WEEK IN HARROGATE Members of the Golf Consultants Association (GCA) will be out in force next week, passing on their expertise to delegates at Harrogate during one of the busiest weeks in the industry’s calendar. Both the BIGGA Turf...
“Who made that crazy decision?”

“Who made that crazy decision?”

Golf Consultants Association member Jerry Kilby shares his views on club governance … “Who made that crazy decision?” and “How did our committee possibly agree to do that?” are just two questions that are frequently heard around golf clubs. Everyone involved in golf,...
Working together … the professional team

Working together … the professional team

Golf Consultants Association Chairman Howard Swan shares his views…. It is always exciting for any golf architect to visit a new project, particularly one at an established members’ club which may be looking to improve its course. However, quite often we are faced...

Johnston Helps GCA Enhance Social Responsibility

The latest recruit to the burgeoning Golf Consultants Association (GCA) brings extensive experience in corporate social responsibility, community engagement and vocational training. Alan Johnston, the director and founder of Embarq Ltd, has been employed as corporate...
Preparing Your Golf Course for Winter

Preparing Your Golf Course for Winter

This is the first of a series of practical articles prepared by Bill Hawthorn MIAgrE  ASIC GCA, the Irrigation and Water supply specialist Engineer for the Golf Consultants Association and a Director of 2iC Consultants Ltd. It is designed to help Golf Course Managers...