Tag: Green Grass Brazil

With a year to go, Jacobsen helps ready ’16 Rio Olympic course

August 5, 2015 By
Editor’s note: Check out the August issue of Golfdom, available soon, for a full Q&A with Rio Olympic course superintendent Neil Cleverly. It’s the premier sporting occasion on the planet, watched by a global TV audience estimated at over 3.6 ...

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Grassing of the Olympic Golf Course in Rio underway

August 13, 2014 By
Green Grass Brazil began installing Zeon Zoysia grass and SeaDwarf Seashore paspalum on the Olympic Golf Course because just two years from now, in August 2016, golf will return as an Olympic sport for the first time in more than a century. Marcelo Matte, owner ...

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