‘Please don’t hit your ball towards our greenkeepers – it could kill them’

The golf course is perhaps unique in sport as greenkeepers can often be seen carrying out work while the course is in play. It’d be a little odd if a groundsman was marking out a penalty area on a football pitch or the boundaries of a tennis court while a match was in play. But with tee sheets filled to the brim and greenkeepers having a massive area to maintain, it’s inevitable that eventually the greenkeeper and the golfer will come into contact – often with dangerous consequences. Portlethen...

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1 week ago, National Club Golfer

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