A week in the life of Greens (26-30 Nov 2018)

Monday-Thursday General maintenance works carried out as described in previous blogs along with the addition of ; Fourteen trees felled in total on the 1st,2nd and 8th holes. Verti spiking 5th and 9th greens and all tees. Chris and Chas …

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A week in the life of greens (19-23 Nov 2018)

The planned schedule of works for this week included; Contractor verti spiking fairways. Sand removal from fairway bunkers on the 6th. Leaf removal!. Tree felling. General day to day course maintenance. Monday Swished greens.Bunkers raked. Tee markers moved. Blue lining …

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What a Survey Response!

A heartfelt “thank you” to everyone who responded so quickly and thoughtfully to the survey. The analysis has already begun and you can rest assured that your voice will be heard. Perhaps predictably the responses give us many conundrums, but …

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New Year’s Eve Ticket Deadline

Members will no doubt be aware that KGC is planning a special New Year’s Eve bash… it’ll be New Year with even more sparkle! In fact you might think you’ve turned up for the Hollywood Oscars Night on December 31. …

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A week in the life of greens 12-16 Nov 2018

Monday Greens swished to remove dew and worm casts after the weekend rain. Greens cleared of debris. All large bunkers  blown and raked(Sand Pro) Leaves collected and mulched- as every other day. In-house repair of Toro 4500 to get back …

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A week in the life of greens (6-9 Nov 2018)

Tuesday Greens swished, tee markers moved, bunkers raked. All tees and greens bankings cut. Fairways completed. Practice ground cut. Animal repair work. Machinery maintenance carried out. Leaf blowing, collection and mulching –as usual.   Wednesday Greens swished, tee markers moved, …

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A week in the life of greens

9th green

Monday 5th November 2018. All greens were “swished” first thing this morning.Bunkers were raked . All tees were mown including the lilac tees. The majority of the fairways were cut with any remaining to be done on Tuesday. The practice …

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A Month in the Life of Greens: October 2018

It’s Busy Season As part of an initiative to give members more information as to what is happening to their course I shall be writing a blog as and when required. As is always the case, work has been ongoing. …

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Autumn Scramble

“You lot must be mad” Words heard in many KGC Members’ homes at around 6.30 am on Sunday as the hardy entrants to this year’s Autumn Scramble got dressed in the dark (judging by some attire). By 7.30 we were …

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Celebrate New Year at KGC!

It may only be October, but New Year will creep up on us soon enough. So why not nail down your plans right now and join the party at KGC. This year the entertainments team has gone the extra mile to deliver …

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