The length of grass in the swales will vary depending on the time of year but will generally be at fairway height, between 10mm and 20mm.
Yes, we do. The first cut of rough is set to 25mm and the second cut is set to 75mm. As our course is set on uneven chalk downland, we have chosen these as the optimal lengths to provide a … Continued
There used to be a hollow in this area which we were asked to fill in. Because this area now has new topsoil and grass, the consequence is that the rough here is thicker and healthier and grows more quickly … Continued
The Out Of Bounds (OOB) markers are to indicate the actual boundary of the course. Consequently, the OOB markers to the left of the 15th fairway stop at the point where the footpath enters the course and runs behind the … Continued
The setting of stroke indexes for the holes is the responsibility of the Match and Handicap Committee. The stroke indexes are used for two purposes. The first is for match play, where paramount importance is given to achieving an even … Continued
The barn adjacent to the 12th green contains two large water tanks and the course irrigation system. The water is pumped from here around the whole course. We utilise both mains water supply and a bore hole supply. The bore … Continued