Updates

New Rain Bird Sod Cup Kit Enhances Playability & Optimizes Operational Efficiencies

Rain Bird Golf has introduced a new Sod Cup Kit that reduces the risk of rotors negatively impacting play on closely mowed approaches to golf course greens. The kit also makes it possible for superintendents and their teams to spend less time trimming around rotors, freeing them up to work on other tasks. “By

2019-03-05T07:56:41-07:00

New Rain Bird 551 Series Rotors Provides Precise Irrigation for Smaller Areas

The new Rain Bird 551 Series rotors are designed to help water tee boxes and other smaller areas of the course more precisely and efficiently. Rather than using residential or commercial rotors in these smaller areas, courses who install the 551 Series benefit from the level of quality and features only true golf course

2019-03-05T07:56:03-07:00

Zhuhai Lakewood Golf Club Renovation Provides Water Savings

Lakewood has introduced the world-class advanced Rain Bird IC irrigation system for simpler installation, reliable operation and maintenance friendly. Most importantly, the substantial saving on water consumption with 50% reduction relative to the traditional system, being one of the most saving of water consumption throughout Guangdong province.

2019-03-21T13:16:52-07:00

Bay Hill Renovation Brings Modern Vision to Legendary Golf Course

"The Bay Hill Club & Lodge chose Rain Bird because they have proven to be the leader in the golf irrigation industry with their Central Control and IC Systems. We have been extremely happy with the installation and performance of our IC System. Its ease of install and use has given us the control we need during the renovation process.” — Chris Flynn, CGCS, Director of Grounds, Bay Hill Club & Lodge

2018-10-26T10:08:05-07:00

Overcoming the Challenges of a Course Built on Native Sand Dunes

The golf course has been built on native sand dunes with high infiltration rates and very high summer temperatures so Vinpearl Golf required an irrigation system with individual head control to allow flexibility to adjust watering schedules on the high and low points of the course and achieve elite playing conditions year round.

2018-10-29T11:27:05-07:00

Rain Bird Sponsored Professional Development Opportunity Awarded

Kevin McAleer , General Manager of Helensburgh Golf Club, was selected as the first recipient of a professional development bursary. provided by Rain Bird and in partnership with the Golf Club Managers’ Association (GCMA). “We are delighted to be able to give Kevin this opportunity and look forward to sharing his journey. His application and insightful

2018-05-29T14:52:28-07:00

Australian Women Football League Grand Final hosted by Visy Park

The second Australian Women Football League Grand Final was played at Visy Park in Melbourne in March 2018. The field was completely reconstructed late last year with a new Rain Bird IC system and a Stratus II Central Control System. Considered to have little chance this year, the Western Bulldogs had a remarkable turnaround, taking

2018-05-30T11:26:39-07:00

Rain Bird’s Total System Solutions a Success at the 2018 Golf Industry Show

Rain Bird® Golf unveiled a bigger, more interactive booth at the 2018 Golf Industry Show earlier this month in San Antonio, Texas. The larger booth enabled us to conduct more customer meetings and provide interactive demo stations for our latest products and technology. Overall it was a great success and we thank all of

2018-02-26T08:18:27-07:00

Rain Bird Golf Names SiteOne as New Distributor in Michigan

Golf course superintendents and managers in Michigan have a new resource for irrigation products and support. SiteOne Landscape Supply will now distribute Rain Bird Golf products from two locations in Michigan's Lower Peninsula. SiteOne Landscape Supply is the nation's largest supplier of wholesale irrigation, outdoor lighting, nursery, landscape supplies, fertilizers, turf protection products, grass seed,

2018-02-09T15:46:14-07:00

Ewing Irrigation Named as New Rain Bird Golf Distributor In Coastal Georgia & Carolinas

As of January 1, 2018, Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply began distributing Rain Bird's golf course irrigation products and pump stations in North Carolina, South Carolina and Coastal Georgia. Ewing will stock a robust inventory of Rain Bird golf products as well as provide high-level training and service to current and future Rain Bird customers

2018-02-09T15:40:14-07:00

Rain Bird Partners with Golf Club Managers’ Association to Support Aspiring Club Managers

A bursary was launched at the GCMA 2017 Conference in November, with the support of Rain Bird to see an aspiring Golf Club Manager receive a fully-funded place on the ASQ L5 Diploma in Golf Club Management – delivered by the golf club management partnership of GCMA, The PGA and BIGGA. The candidate will also receive consultation with

2018-02-08T15:23:16-07:00
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