Tag Archives: golf

Winter of 2017

Well this sure has been a strange winter to say the least. Warm, then freezing cold, and now back to very warm temperatures again. the last few weeks we have reached highs of around plus 9. This is NOT the best situation for our golf course. Melting snow can bring water to the turf surface Read More

Welcome Back!

Well it hasn’t been a terrible winter that’s for sure! Welcome back everyone! Just a quick update from the Turfcare Department. Things are going fantastic in preparation for another great season. We have had snow cover for pretty much the entire winter. This is good for the golf course and we will start seeing glimpses Read More

February 24, 2016

We would like to wish Assistant Superintendent Brigitt Smith and her husband Cam all the best in the months ahead.  Brigitt will be off on maternity leave effective this Friday and expects their first child late March. Thanks for all you have done for the RDGCC Brigitt!  We wish you, Cam and the baby good Read More

October 9, 2015

What a great year of golf we have had!  The forecast looks pretty good next week as well.  We hope to see you out for a final round.  The Red Deer Golf and Country Club will close the course for the season following play Sunday October 18. Chef Marion will have a Turkey Dinner Thanksgiving Read More

Turf Care Update

Well we are into the final stretch of the season and its been a great one for sure. Although things are winding down for golf they are just winding up for us. We have a number of maintenance practices to carry out in the final month of the season so please bare with us. I Read More

September 10, 2015

This Sunday September 13 is the Ladies Bring a Friend and More Tournament.  The day looks to be a big success with a record number of participants signed up.  Guests will golf at a special rate of $50.00 and there will be drink specials, dinner specials, and door prizes following play. ….and Ladies please mark Read More

What a Year!

Well its been a fantastic year here at the Red deer Golf and Country Club! The greens aeration and verticutting was a great success. The weather was perfect for the process but unfortunately its the same weather that all the members love for golfing. The greens were all fertilized, verticut, topdressed, and aerated (needle tine) Read More

May 13, 2015

The Red Deer Golf and Country Club looks forward to hosting the Guardian Capital Alberta Senior Men’s Championship July 27 – 30, 2015.  We will have several members competing with a legitimate shot at winning the championship.  Members are encouraged to drop out and watch. That week our group bookings will be suspended from Monday Read More

Spring has Sprung!

       Welcome back everyone! Here in the Turfcare Department we are excited and pleased to report that the golf course has wintered quite well. With the exception of a number of spots that have been damaged by voles the course should be very playable. The greens came out of winter in great shape Read More