Dyke Wins Environment Award
The Dyke GC, near Brighton, has won the 2000 BIGGA (British and International
Golf Greenkeepers' Association) golf environment award, earning the club £4,000
to assist with environmental work at the club.
Judged by English Nature's chief scientific officer, Keith Duff, and Sports Turf
Research Institute ecologists Bob Taylor and Jonathan Hart Woods, the competition
identifies proactive and sound environmental practices in association with Amazone
Dyke's captain Gary Thompson praised the club's course manager David
who had persuaded the membership and committee to support his
behalf of the club I'd like to congratulate David on reaching the pinnacle of
achievement," he said.
The previous winners of the award include Temple (1999), Lindrick (1998),
Hankley Common (1997), Rudding Park (1996) and Purdis Heath (1995).