Current Golf Course
Glade One Golf Resort
Date of Birth
Years in Current Golf Course
SS. The challenge associated with this profession and love for outdoors were the reasons for choosing this as a career. The Cubicles are not for me.
SS. It’s an ongoing process, you learn everyday while on job.
SS. Have attended a few turf management seminars in India and abroad.
SS. Majority of on the job challenges were expected when I have taken the job but have not anticipated the gravity at which the industry is currently. Working in this current situation where the future is looking little bleak is the biggest challenge for Superintendents. Secondly, the new environment regulations, less water, chemicals etc. is for good and welcomed by superintendents but the expectations about the playing surface should also be mellowed down accordingly.
SS. I read a lot to stay updated. I have also taken membership of couple of golf maintenance associations.
SS. The challenging situation involving Golfers can be handled with knowledge. You should have scientific reasons to justify your actions to Golfers.
SS. A well managed golf course provides substantial ecological benefits. The facilities not only offer recreation, but also provide an environmental sanctuary to numerous plant and animal species.
SS. Currently we are not using effluent water.
SS. Seeing improvement and positive results through your efforts makes you feel good. Moreover, everyday being one with the nature is biggest reward for me.
SS. YES because of the challenge associated with profession and love for outdoors. The Cubicles are not for me.
SS. Do lot of planning and try to stay ahead of things.