Professional Golf

Above Par

Professional Golf student Michaela Patzeltova was introduced to the game as a child in Slovakia when the junior tour was introduced in 2006. More than a decade later, the 20-year-old...

Professional Golf: Peter Arnott

Peter Arnott, originally a project manager in IT, completed the HND in Professional Golf in 2009 at the Elmwood campus before embarking on a degree in Performance Golf at the...

Sustainable Driving

In November 2018, Elmwood was assessed for the Golf Environment Organisation (GEO) Eco Mark, the gold standard for sustainable golf courses globally. Elmwood has passed the assessment with flying colours. GEO...

Chinchilas

Out of the Blue (Monday)

The third Monday of January has been awarded the gloomy name Blue Monday due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and financial woes. As SRUC offers courses...

Pablo Lizano, Victor Wood and Ian Butcher pose with the Open Claret jug at Carnoustie Golf Links

International students at Carnoustie Links

Two of our international students, Victor Wood and Pablo Lizano, both from Spain, who study Golf Course Management at SRUC Elmwood, have been working at Carnoustie Golf Links in preparation...

All the golfers together

Alumni Golf Day 2018

Elmwood Golf Course in Cupar recently hosted its second alumni golf day which brought together more than 70 current and former professional golf students. The event took the form of...

Peteris Sadovskis, HND Golf Management (Course) student

Peteris Sadovskis – Golf Course Management

Peteris Sadovskis from Latvia joined SRUC Elmwood Campus in 2014 when he enrolled on the NC Greenkeeping course. Peteris and his young family came over to Scotland from Latvia in...

From Left to Right , Jon Wood, Castle GC, St Andrews Links; George Patterson, Fortrose & Rosemarkie GC; James Macbeath, Brora GC; Alastair Matheson, Cruden Bay GC; David Gray, Ladybank GC.

Elmwood receives Course Managers from finest golf courses

SRUC Elmwood recently presented to a group of Course Managers from five of Scotland’s finest courses to discuss Best Practices on the golf course. It was also a chance to...