• A conversation with Bob Farren, CGCS

    December 2021
    The longtime caretaker of Pinehurst Resort chats with GCM about his small-town beginnings, career journey and work at Pinehurst. Plus: Peers and protégés reflect on Farren’s impact on the industry.
  • 17 dogs living their best turf life

    November 18, 2021
    Get to know the very good boys and girls gracing the pages of GCSAA’s 2022 “Dog Days of Golf” calendar, a celebration of the golf industry’s beloved canine workforce.
  • Superintendent competes on ABC game show

    November 2021
    Taking on the humorously challenging mini-golf course (and vying for the $250,000 prize) on ABC’s “Holey Moley” is just the latest golf-tied accomplishment for superintendent Jose Alvarez.
  • Workforce spotlight: The 2021 U.S. Open

    July 1, 2021
    The team that turned out Torrey Pines included industry vets and newcomers, those with past U.S. Open experience and those who’ll be at the helm of the 2022 championship.
  • Workforce spotlight: The 2021 U.S. Women’s Open

    June 10, 2021
    A father-daughter duo, a female equipment manager, an immigrant who’s worked at the club 35 years — the maintenance team at the 2021 U.S. Women’s Open was a showcase of diversity. Read their stories.
  • American dream: Superintendent Muhammad Ali

    May 2021
    Pakistan native Muhammad Ali’s steady climb from crew member to superintendent is a testament to hard work, a hunger for knowledge and a passion for maintaining golf courses.
  • Women in turf: Navigating the workplace

    May 2021
    Superintendent Ann Paulisich, who began her career in high school as a crew member, looks back at on-the-job hurdles and conflicts as well as the drive and resilience that shaped her path.
  • Grace under pressure: Mark F. Jordan, CGCS

    March 2021
    As Mark Jordan takes the reins as GCSAA’s 85th president, his brand of leadership, hard work and a cool, calm demeanor is well suited to moving the association forward in an unpredictable year.
  • Cape crusader: Matthew Crowther, CGCS

    February 2021
    The winner of GCSAA’s 2021 President’s Award for Environmental Stewardship chats with GCM about his professional journey and some of his eco-minded projects and practices.
  • Top (dock-diving) dog

    December 31, 2020
    You’ll find a star athlete at Braemar Golf Course in Minnesota. Meet Marbles, a talented canine who has fetched a few world records. See her in action.
  • 16 turf dogs to lift your spirits

    November 12, 2020
    Meet the canine crew members featured in GCSAA and LebanonTurf’s just-unleashed 2021 “Dog Days of Golf” calendar.
  • A turf dog’s heroic deed

    October 22, 2020
    Running off geese, riding the golf course, ringing the alarm on a medical emergency — it’s all in a day’s work for very good boy Cass.
  • Frank Dobie looks back on storied career

    October 2020
    As he prepares to retire after 56 years at The Sharon Golf Club, the 62-year GCSAA member and those in his circle reflect on a career marked by innovation, service and staying power.
  • Biking for golf course BMPs

    August 13, 2020
    Ken Benoit, CGCS, is traveling across the U.S. to champion and consult on environmental best management practices for golf courses. And his tour will be entirely pedal-powered.
  • Texas’ first family of turf

    August 2020
    Golf course maintenance is in the Moore family DNA, and their imprint on the game in Waco, Texas, has comprised constructing a short course and holding superintendent posts at two prominent facilities.