Seminar 17 - Delivering Agronomy for Championship Golf


The session aims to provide an insight into how the R&A Agronomy team deliver agronomic support and advice to modern championship venues. It will include the sharing of experiences from The Open, The Amateur Championship, The Women’s Open and The Walker Cup and will cover technical delivery, objectives and desired outcomes as well as personal experiences. 

Learning Outcomes: 
• Demands of championship set up 
• Technical delivery of major championships 
• The importance of large team communication 
• The science behind modern agronomic techniques 
• Appreciate the value of performance measurement 

Presented by Alistair Beggs, Head of Agronomy, Richard Windows, Agronomy Manager and Adam Newton, Senior Agronomist, The R&A 

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