Greenkeeper’s News

The latest news regarding planned works for the greens and the course in general will be posted to this website. Any feedback about the course can be directed through info@budegolf.co.uk.

Scheduled Greens Maintenance

Week commencing Monday 18th September

  • Micro tine greens 2, 8, 9, 10 & 15
  • Clean away cores
  • Roll greens

Week commencing Monday 25th September

We are hoping to carry out the maintenance on the greens over 3 days to avoid disruption.

  • Top dressing greens
  • Solid tine greens to a depth 25 – 50mm, pushing the top dressing in the holes, creating a seed bed
  • Overseed with fescue
  • Drag in top dressing on greens
  • Roll greens

Head Greenkeeper James Leitch

“Having just been appointed Head Greenkeeper at Bude & North Cornwall Golf Club, I am really excited having this opportunity to work on an established links course in a superb setting with views of the sea from almost every tee. I have an experienced team of greenkeepers working with me to maintian and improve the high standards that are expected on such a traditional links course. I am fully qualified with an HNC in sports turf management and over 27 years’ experience working at Burnham and Berrow Golf Course and latterly at Yeovil.”

Senior Assistant Ricky Davis

13 years working at Bude. Qualified with NVQ level 2 in sports turf management.

Assistant Andrew Troop

6 years working at Bude. Qualified with NVQ level 2 in sports turf management.

Assistant Greg Pett

20 years experience working at Bude.