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AVRO’s Greenkeeper scoops Top National Award

AT AN award ceremony attended by some of the country’s greatest sporting institutions, including Manchester United and Everton from football, York and Ripon from horse racing, Worcestershire CCC from cricket, together with numerous prestigious golf clubs, Eddie Ainsworth from Avro Golf Club, in Cheshire, in a head to head with Rhys Butler of championship course Royal St David’s at Harlech, won the top Greenkeeping Achievement of the Year award.

The award ceremony was held at the Institute of Groundsmanship early last month and was attended by more than 400 of UK’s and Europe’s leading groundscare experts, as well as dignitaries from the governing bodies of sport and influential sports administrators.
Eddie Ainsworth, left, with Nick Brown from Ransomes Jacobsen (sponsors of the Greenkeeping Achievement of the Year award).