Greenkeeping and Sports Turf

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...

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...