Inside Golf : Inside Golf September 2014
industry news 18 September 2014 | www.insidegolf.com.au GSM to manage Rosebud Park Golf Services Management Pty Ltd has secured the management contract for the Rosebud Park Public Golf Course on the Mornington Peninsula, with Rosebud Park & Recreation Chairperson Elaine Bertotto and Golf Services Management Director Ian Denny, signing off on the long-term lease. Golf Services Management will undertake responsibility for the provision of golf management and course maintenance services at the picturesque facility. The course is renowned for its panoramic views of the Port Phillip Bay along with its challenging layout and couch fairways and has been popular for many social clubs and local golfers. “ We are excited to have the opportunity to bring 30 years of industry experience and expertise to Rosebud Park Public Golf Course and further enhancing the visitor experience in all aspects of the operation. There will immediately be significant increases to the maintenance team and golf shop offerings, with substantial improvements to the clubhouse over the coming year. “Golf Services Management prides itself on delivering innovative and high quality offerings at every level - all aimed at ensuring every golfer enjoys a memorable experience.” Rosebud Park joins Morack Public Golf Course & Driving Range and the highly- ranked St Andrews Beach Golf Course under the professional management of Golf Services Management Pty Ltd. They also provide golf and retail services at Amstel Golf Club’s Park Course and its member course, Ranfurlie. Rosebud Park & Recreation Chairperson Elaine Bertotto with Golf Services Management Director Ian Denny Olympic qualification system confirmed I nternational Golf Federation officials have confirmed the qualification system that will be used for golf in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. In both the women’s and men’s events a field of 60 players will compete in a 72- hole stroke play format competition for the Gold, Silver and Bronze medals. The 60 positions available in each event will be allocated through an Olympic Golf Ranking (OGR) list published on the IGF website, based on the player’s respective countries not already having more than 2 players within the top-15. A provision has been included for the host country, Brazil, which will guarantee that at least one Brazilian female and male golfer will compete in the Games if not otherwise eligible, based on position within the respective official world golf rankings. Another provision has also been included that each of the five continents of the Olympic Movement (Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe and Oceania) will be guaranteed at least one athlete in each of the men’s and official world golf ranking as follows: Players within the top-15 on the respective women’s and men’s official world golf rankings as of 11 July 2016 will be eligible, except that there will be no more than four players from any one country eligible within the top-15. The balance of the field will be selected in order from 16th place onwards on the respective women’s and men’s official world golf rankings as of as of 11 July 2016, up to a maximum of 2 players per country for those women’s events, if not otherwise eligible, based on position within the respective official world golf rankings. These provisions will not increase the field size beyond 60 athletes in each of the women’s and men’s competitions. The two-year qualification period for the Olympic Golf Ranking runs from 14 July 2014 to 11 July 2016. Throughout that time, an OGR list will be published each week using the current women’s and men’s official world golf rankings at internationalgolffederation.org. GOLD COAST SUNSHINE COAST QUEENSTOWN, N.Z. Golf Tours INSTANT ONLINE QUOTES 24/7 HOT DEALS DISCOUNTED GREEN FEES NEW LOCATION QUEENSTOWN, N.Z Visit us today at: www.abovepargolf.com.au Call Michael now on 1300 798 552 or 0415 046 426 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Create Your Own Dream Holiday Online!
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