Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Meet The Team

Billingbear Park Golf Course
Greenkeeping Team

 Here's a chance to get to know a little bit more about the team.



Tom
 Head Greenkeeper
16 Years Experience
Previous Golf Courses - Harleyford GC & The Oxfordshire GC
Handicap - 20.....ish
Football Team - Arsenal
Tom first started greenkeeping at the age of 15 and joined Billingbear in 2016.
His previous experience include being part of the support team at The 2014 Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club and The 2006 WGC American Express Championship at The Grove.

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Gareth
Deputy Head Greenkeeper
18 Years Experience
Previous Golf Courses - Harleyford GC & The Oxfordshire GC
Handicap -  18
Football Team Arsenal
Dislikes - The cold.
Gareth joined the team in 2016 and has a huge amount of experience in greenkeeping. Gareth is a keen traveller and enjoys keeping fit, watching football and playing golf.

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Shaun
Assistant Greenkeeper
Handicap - 12
Football Team - Arsenal
Dislikes - Bananas
Shaun joined the team in 2016, this is his first greenkeeping job but he has brought a wealth of skills to the team from his previous job as a gardener where he used to work on the Wentworth Estate.
 Shaun is a keen golfer, fisherman and father to his 3 children.

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Charlie

Assistant Greenkeeper
Handicap - 28 (Debatable!)
Football Team- Chelsea
Charlie also joined the team in 2016 and this is his first job as a greenkeeper.
 Charlie is the baby of the team and has been likened to Olaf from Frozen! (Above)
Outside of work Charlie can be found playing football, golf and his other hobby is sleeping.

Charlie along with Shaun are both in the stages of carrying out their Level 2 Diplomas in Sports Turf Maintenance.


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Team Mascot
6 Months Greenkeeping Experience
Schnauzer / Bichon
Likes - Everyone!

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