Looking after the turf and plants at one of the most prestigious racecourses in the country requires dedication and patience, something the horticultural team at Flemington Racecourse, R&D partners with Neutrog, have in abundance.
Steve Mallyon spent 15 years as a golf course manager at some of Sydney’s top clubs as well as travelling the world working at a variety of Majors, including two US Open’s, A President’s Cup and a British Open at St. Andrews.
Toro will be the exclusive supplier of irrigation and turf equipment for the championship
To best manage turf pests, superintendents must first don their detective hats. A turf entomologist details the different insect-monitoring techniques and which work for tracking which insects.
It was a big moment for English football talent when Real Madrid poached Paul Burgess from Arsenal in 2009. After starting his career at Blackpool FC, Burgess had arrived at the north London club in 1999, rising to prominence at the age of just 21