The GCSAA, a golf course management organization, has announced the winners of the Bayer Superintendent Grant Program, in which five superintendents will be sent to the annual Golf Industry Show. This year's show will be held February 21 - 26 in San Antonio, Texas at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.
The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America has announced five winners of the Bayer Superintendent Grant Program, which will send superintendents to the annual Golf Industry Show. Winners will receive airfare, hotel accommodations for five nights, conference full-pack registration, two education seminars and $200 spending money.
This year's show will be held February 21 - 26 in San Antonio, Texas at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Sponsors of the program are the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, its philanthropic organization the Environmental Institute for Golf, and the Environmental Science Division of Bayer CropScience.
The purpose of the grant is to assist golf course superintendents with their professional development through participation in the annual event. Winners are chosen through a random drawing. The winners for 2015 include:
• Grover L. Alexander, GCSAA Class A superintendent, Hudson Hills Golf Course, Ossining, N.Y.
• Todd Canyock, GCSAA member superintendent, Foothills Golf Course, Denver, Colo.
• Curt Morgan, GCSAA Class A superintendent, McMenamins Pub Course, Troutdale, Ore.
• J. Kevin Rotti, GCSAA member superintendent, Eagle Dunes Golf Club, Sorrento, Fla.
• James D. Stanger, GCSAA Class A superintendent, Heritage Links Golf Club, Lakeville, Minn.
"Bayer Environmental Science is a great partner of GCSAA, and their dedication to the professional development of our member superintendents is testament to that," GCSAA CEO Rhett Evans said. "Congratulations to the winners and thanks to Bayer for providing this valuable opportunity."
For more information about the GCSAA or their annual trade show, please visit gcsaa.org.
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