Professional Golf

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...

SRUC Golfers visit the Double A Trading Company HQ in Cupar.

Golfers visit John Deere

John Deere and The Double A Trading Company recently hosted a group of SRUC Golf Course Management scholars in their HQ in Cupar  Fife. As part of their program the...

L-R, Mike Clark, SRUC Elmwood lecturer, award-winner Alistair Morrison and James MacBeath, Head Greenkeeper at Brora Golf Club.

Alistair Morrison – BIGGA Young Greenkeeper of the year

Alastair Morrison, the Head Greenkeeper of Durness Golf Club in Caithness, Scotland, recently won the prestigious BIGGA Young Greenkeeper of the Year Award 2018, which recognises up and coming talent...

SRUC Student Mattias Kolborg

Mattias Kolborg – HNC Golf Course Management

Mattias Kolborg, from Gothenburg, Sweden enrolled on the SRUC Elmwood Campus HNC Golf Course Management after recommendations from friends who work as greenkeepers.  Mattias who now lives in Edinburgh, has...

Peter Whiteford, far left, next with Fraser Hutchison and Graeme McDowall, Pro Golf Lecturers, far right with SRUC Elmwood Professional Golf Students

Peter Whiteford visits Elmwood Golfers

Former European Tour Professional, Peter Whiteford, recently visited Elmwood campus in Cupar, where he spent the day with Certificate, HNC and HND Professional Golf Students. In a professional career spanning...

An Elmwood Golf branded golf ball made to look like a snowman and a golf putter.

SRUC Advent Calendar: 4th December

The golf industry is vitally important to Scotland’s economy, and at SRUC Elmwood you can study in a variety of areas of golf – greenkeeping and turf maintenance, golf club...

SRUC graduates on course for great things

A commis chef at a Michelin-starred restaurant, a national park ranger at Hadrian’s Wall and a greenkeeper at a Ryder Cup golf course are just some of the exciting roles landed...