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.


Rain Bird Golf Rotors selected for Russia Stadium Soccer Fields

Over the past few years Russia has welcomed many top athletes from around the world, and soon some of the top soccer teams will be competing in both newly built and renovated Russian soccer stadiums.  Rain Bird Corporation has been selected to provide the irrigation systems for eight of the 12 soccer stadiums, each [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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, [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


Rain Bird and John Deere Sponsor EIGCA CPD Programme

Providing a formal Continuing Professional Development programme to bring it in line with other similar professional bodies is an important step forward in the EIGCA’s evolution as a representative body. It is also a significant benefit for members as they will be able to improve both their knowledge and professional competence and demonstrate this to interested parties.

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