Winter Stress Conference in Norway

Last week head greenkeeper Kris and his assistant Paul made the journey to Oslo, Norway to take part in a two day seminar put on by the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO).  It was a very well attended seminar with over 80 greenkeepers and researchers representing golf courses from Estonia, Latvia, Finland, Sweden, Norway,… Continue reading Winter Stress Conference in Norway

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Frosty mornings

Hello Golfers! As those of you who participated in last weekend´s Cross Country by Peugot 2017 tournament already know, we are into that dreaded time of year when we start to experience frost delays in the morning.  These delays are just as frustrating for us in the greens department as it is for you the… Continue reading Frosty mornings

A Wet Week

Hello Golfers! The last couple of weeks have been quite wet here at EGCC.  In early August we received the average monthly rainfall in about 72hrs, and after that we have had a couple more significant storms come through as well.  In fact, as I write this it is raining outside!  While there are certainly… Continue reading A Wet Week

Summer!

Hello Golfers! It has been a long time coming, but it seems as if summer has finally come to Estonia!  It was an incredibly long and cold spring, and even most of June was relatively cool.  But over the last couple of weeks the weather has been quite warm and sunny.  This warm, sunny weather… Continue reading Summer!

Head Jaanipäeva!

Hello Golfers! Just yesterday we had our club President´s Cup tournament which was a great success.  Despite strong winds, the weather was quite lovely.  And most importantly for us greenkeepers we got some excellent feedback with regards to the course.  Players seemed to be happy with all the cutting we have been doing making the… Continue reading Head Jaanipäeva!