Of all the people in the golf industry that could comfortably wear the tag ‘under appreciated’, the Course Superintendent is at the top of the list. Some of the most interesting, knowledgeable and passionate people in the game can be found caring for the grounds we play on yet few could even name the Superintendent at their own home cub. Join 26 year veteran of the industry Curt Tyrrell as he seeks out and gives voice to the people whose work is so prominent on TV yet almost never get any accolades.

 

 


All Episodes

The Course Reports – The Tour Championship & East Lake GC featuring Ralph Kepple, CGCS

Episode 18 features Ralph Kepple, CGCS Director of Agronomy at East Lake Golf Club.  Ralph talks with Curtis about his 27 year career at East Lake, the changes he’s...

The Course Reports – The Tour Championship & East Lake GC featuring Ralph Kepple, CGCS

Episode 18 features Ralph Kepple, CGCS Director of Agronomy at East Lake Golf Club.  Ralph talks with Curtis about his 27 year career at East Lake, the changes he’s executed over the years, and what it was like to witness Tiger’s historic win from inside…

The Course Reports – “A Good Start!” Medinah CC and The BMW Championship

Episode 17 features the three Golf Course Superintendents at Medinah Country Club! Nick Yackle (Course 1), Jake Ronchi (Course 2), Chris Funke (Course 3) join host Curtis Tyrrell, CGCS,...

The Thing About Golf #4: Paul Daley

Any golfer with an interest in golf course architecture is no doubt familiar with the name Paul Daley. For the past two decades, Paul has been publishing books about the sub-culture that is golf course design and it’s an endeavour that – as you’ll hear – truly is a labour of love. But there’s more to this conversation than course architecture.

The Course Reports – “Grass Roots and Dick’s Sporting Goods Open” with Herb Stevens

Episode 16 features Herb Stevens of Grass Roots Weather.  Veteran Meteorologist and former PGA Tour caddie for Larry Nelson, Herb shares great stories from life on tour in the...

The Course Reports – WGC Fed Ex St. Jude Invitational from TPC Southwind

Episode 15 features a great interview with Nick Bisanz, Director of Golf Course Maintenance Operations at TPC Southwind, hosts of the WGC Fed Ex St. Jude Invitational.  Nick provides...

The Course Reports – “A Quick Update with CT” Royal Portrush and More

Episode 14 is a “Quick Update” with Curtis! Grab a short listen and hear more about Royal Portrush and filming of the The Course Reports ON SITE at the...

The Thing About Golf #3: Richard Sattler

Richard Sattler likes to call himself a farmer and that is a true and accurate description. But Sattler – the owner of the Barnbougle Dunes complex on Tasmania’s north-east coast – is much more than that. Despite not being obsessed with the game or indeed the business, Sattler stands as one of golf’s most important people of the past two decades.

The Course Reports – “Both Sides of the Pond” with Lee Strutt, MG, CGCS, MS and Matthew Wharton, CGCS, MG

Episode 13 features a Mid Summer Update from “Both Sides of the Pond” with Course Manager of The Royal Automobile Club, Lee Strutt, MG, CGCS, MS and Carolina Golf...