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Unique marathon completed

Unique marathon completed: Guinness world record was set at Boulby mine in east Cleveland on Saturday (Oct 10th) to mark World Mental Health Day. Two Army Cadet National Ambassadors, Sally Orange and Jordan Wylie, alongside a small team of runners from ICL UK, ran a marathon at the bottom of the deepest mine in the […]

Greenkeeper tells of mower crushing

Greenkeeper tells of mower crushing: In the Daily Record, Jon Hebditch tells the story of how a greenkeeper was crushed under a mower for nearly two hours on a Scottish golf course. Read the full article here For the latest industry news visit turfmatters.co.uk/news Get all of the big headlines, pictures, opinions and videos on stories […]

Cambridge groundsman awarded BEM

Cambridge groundsman awarded BEM: Ian Darler has been awarded a British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2020. The honour was given for his services to Cambridge United Football Club and his charity work, with the Cambridge Charity Fundraisers. “I’m blown away. I feel really honoured, especially even more so in the current […]

Expanding the integrated instart range

Expanding the integrated instart range: The all new 575iSi and 675iSi Series™ single cylinder, 4-stroke, air–cooled petrol engines, are now available with Briggs & Stratton’s award-winning InStart technology. No priming, choking or pulling is needed to start the engine, the innovative system featuring a lithium-ion battery, is integrated directly into the engine to deliver instant […]

Thieves target Kirkstall Cricket Club

Thieves target Kirkstall Cricket Club: Thieves have stolen more than £20,000 worth of equipment from Kirkstall Educational Cricket Club (KECC). The club, off Queenswood Drive, was targeted by thieves between 5pm Friday and Sunday lunch time. Items take included a Lloyd’s Paladin, a Groundsman Spiker, plus three rotary mowers, a strimmer and a Sisis Auto […]

Polaris People initiative launched

Polaris People initiative launched: Since its founding in 1954, Polaris has been inviting people to Think Outside and discover the joy of being outdoors. The innovation, performance and growth that has allowed Polaris to become a global leader in off-road vehicles have been driven by the diversity and passion of its customers, staff, dealers and […]

Polaris confirms ATVTrac as standard

Polaris confirms ATVTrac as standard: Polaris Britain is delighted to confirm an increased partnership with the leading security experts, ATVTrac, with the news that all new adult machines from Polaris will be equipped with the proven tracker as standard from today (October 1st). With theft an ever-increasing threat for owners of off-road vehicles, Polaris was […]

Polaris announces partnership with zero motorcycles

Polaris announces partnership with zero motorcycles: Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced it has signed a 10-year partnership with Zero Motorcycles, a global leader in electric motorcycle powertrains and technology. This exclusive partnership in off-road vehicles (ORV) and snowmobiles is a cornerstone component of rEV’d up, Polaris’ long-term strategy to position the Company as the […]

Toro a Ryder Cup supplier through 2029

Toro a Ryder Cup supplier through 2029: Toro, a leading worldwide provider of innovative solutions for the outdoor environment, has been named the official Turf Maintenance Equipment & Irrigation provider for the Ryder Cup through 2029. The agreement will begin in earnest with the 43rd Ryder Cup, which will be played September 21-26, 2021, at […]

Cricket club hit by vandals

Cricket club hit by vandals: “Mindless” vandals who drove across a cricket pitch causing extensive damage for the second time in 13 months have left the ground’s owners feeling “angry and hopeless”. Players and staff at Bradenham Cricket Club were fuming after finding their newly treated cricket ground full of tyre marks on Friday, September […]