Browsing Golf Industry NewsVIEW ALL

Royal Sydney Appoints Adam Marchant as New Course Superintendent

POSTED ON October 25, 2017 @ 4:06 pm

Royal Sydney is pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Marchant as the Club’s new Course Superintendent, effective from 23rd January 2018.

Adam, the Club’s current Assistant Course Superintendent, has worked at Royal Sydney for more than 15 years. During this time he has been responsible for all areas of greenkeeping including irrigation and the Northern Sporting Areas. He has also been involved with many significant Club projects including reconstruction of the greens, refurbishing the bunkers and presenting the course for three Australian Opens (2008, 2013, and 2016) as well as the lawn tennis courts for the 2011 Davis Cup Tie.

General Manager Michael Solomons said that Adam’s qualifications and experience, as well as his long history with the Club, made him the ideal candidate for the role.

“Alongside his extensive experience at Royal Sydney, Adam possesses Diplomas in Landscaping and Turf Management, as well as qualifications in Operations Management with the Australian Institute of Management; Australian Graduate School of Management, UNSW,” he said.

“Adam also brings significant knowledge of the global turfcare industry, having recently spent three months working at Merion Golf Club, Pennsylvania. There he gained further understanding of turfcare at other world class sporting facilities, visiting 15 different golf clubs and working on the US PGA Championship and US Women’s Open.”

Adam will inherit the position from current Course Superintendent Steve Marsden, who announced his resignation in early October. The Club is greatly looking forward to Adam’s commencement as Course Superintendent in 2018.

Comments are closed.


CLICK HERE TO Sign Up for the GIC Newsletter for all the latest Industry News.

Grow the Game Central Golf Recruitment Central Golf Marketing Central

Three-storey, 50-room hotel planned for Canterbury’s P...

The North Canterbury township of Pegasus may soon...

Walkinshaw Sports and GMA announce new partnership...

Golf Management Australia is delighted to announce the...

Partnering with Golf Business Forum 2020...

What better opportunity to engage with prospective customers...

New Zealand Manager appointments announced...

GMANZ would like to congratulate the following recently appointed managers. Richard Nauck – General Manager Titirangi Golf Club Matthew Owen General Manager...

The rise of golf tourism increases travel risks. Are you covered?...

Before you tee off, make sure your golf travel insurance is on par. The golf tourism industry has boomed over the last...

Golf clubs across Sydney continue to flourish according to the 20...

Golf clubs across Sydney continue to flourish according to the 2019 Metropolitan Golf Report, compiled by HLB Mann Judd in consultation with...

Brisbane’s Victoria Park GC to be converted to major parkland a...

The Victoria Park Golf Course will be permanently closed to create Brisbane’s biggest public park in almost half a century. The plan...

Greg Norman Joins Garmin As Brand Ambassador...

Garmin International has announced a new partnership with Greg Norman to be its global brand ambassador. “We couldn’t be...

Call to use Wellington City council-owned golf course to ease hou...

Building hundreds of houses on a section of the Berhampore Golf Course could relieve pressure on property prices across...

Asia Golf Tourism Convention Returns to Malaysia...

  The International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) will stage its ninth annual Asia Golf Tourism Convention (AGTC)...

Sign Up for Indonesia Club Management Mini Summit...

Dr Larry Ross and Steven Thielke will share their vast experience at this month’s Indonesia Club Management Mini Summit....

Superstar panel to entertain at the Schweppes National Conference...

As part of the 2019 GMA National Conference, the Schweppes Dinner will be held on Tuesday 8th October in...

International Recognition for Strathfield GC with award for Clubh...

The American Golf Inc Magazine announced this week that Strathfield Golf Course has been nominated third place in the...