Golf & Greenkeeping

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...

Kyle McClung, Golf Management

Kyle McClung, who lives in Alva and is a greenkeeper at Gleneagles, completed the NC Greenkeeping at SRUC’s Elmwood campus and is now close to completing the HNC Golf Management...

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...

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...

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...

Pen and paper

UCAS personal statements

When filling out your UCAS application, there’s one part of the process that can make or break your application – the personal statement. via GIPHY The personal statement is a...