August 2005

August 2005

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  • Racing Ahead

    Racing Ahead

    Scott MacCallum may have arrived at Ramsey on the Isle of Man on four wheels rather than two but he found the golf course just as interesting as the TT course. Read more

  • Summer Stress and Pre-Stress Conditioning

    Summer Stress and Pre-Stress Conditioning

    By Karl Danneberger and David Gardner, Professors of Turfgrass Science, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA Read more

  • Tight at the Top

    Tight at the Top

    Rigby Taylor 1 battled though to claim a narrow victory in the second Neil Thomas Memorial Golf Day. Read more

  • Stiff Challenge Ahead

    Stiff Challenge Ahead

    Gareth Jones previews the BIGGA National Championship at the home of Robin Hood. Read more

  • It Had To Be

    It Had To Be

    With The Open returning to its Spiritual Home something extra special just had to happen at the 2005 Championship, as Gareth Jones reports. Read more

  • BIGGA’s Golden Nuggets

    BIGGA’s Golden Nuggets

    There was plenty of interesting tales that occurred throughout The Open, here are just some of the stories collected by BIGGA Open Support Team Members and staff during the four days. Read more

  • What’s in your Top Dressing?

    What’s in your Top Dressing?

    Mick Higgins and Sasha McCann explain exactly what a top dressing consists of and how careful selection of the right material is essential. Read more

  • More Than Just a Plaything

    More Than Just a Plaything

    James de Havilland revs up as he tackles tough terrain on golf courses with the latest ATVs. Read more

  • Life After Anthracnose

    Life After Anthracnose

    Tony Smith faced his worse nightmare and came though the other side a stronger man Read more