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GCSAA Podcast goes live

GCSAA launches podcast

GCSAA Podcast is now available to download on streaming services

Lawrence, Kan. (Sept. 25, 2018) -- The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) has launched the GCSAA Podcast, which is now available for download on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Stitcher.

The GCSAA Podcast will feature relevant association and industry content that will include educational information, updates on GCSAA programs and services, reports from industry events, human interest stories and interviews with some of the biggest names in golf course management. The podcast will be hosted by Scott Hollister, editor-in-chief of GCSAA’s Golf Course Management magazine.

This first episode, debuting today, will feature GCSAA CEO Rhett Evans while the episode available Oct. 2 will include coverage of GCSAA members who were chosen as volunteers at the 2019 Ryder Cup in Paris.

“We are very excited to have another way to communicate with our 18,000 members,” Evans said. “However, the GCSAA Podcast also gives us the opportunity to share all the good things happening in the golf course management industry with a wider audience.”

Upcoming episodes will feature industry legend Matt Shaffer, an update on GCSAA’s new First Green program, an interview with superintendent Lawrence Powell and former LPGA player Renee Powell who are winners of GCSAA’s 2019 Old Tom Morris Award, and a preview of the 2019 Golf Industry Show, which will take place Feb. 2-7 in San Diego.

In addition to streaming services, past episodes of the GCSAA Podcast will be available on the association’s website at

About GCSAA and the EIFG
The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) is a leading golf organization in the United States. Its focus is on golf course management, and since 1926 GCSAA has been the top professional association for the men and women who manage golf courses in the U.S. and worldwide. From its headquarters in Lawrence, Kan., the association provides education, information and representation to nearly 18,000 members in more than 78 countries. The association’s mission is to serve its members, advance their profession and enhance the enjoyment, growth and vitality of the game of golf. Visit GCSAA at, or find us on Facebook or Twitter. Visit our industry-leading magazine at

The Environmental Institute for Golf is the philanthropic organization of the GCSAA. Its mission is to foster sustainability through research, awareness, education, programs and scholarships for the benefit of golf course management professionals, golf facilities and the game. Visit EIFG at, or find us on Facebook or Twitter.

Angela Hartmann
Associate Director, Communications
Phone: 800-472-7878, ext. 3647 or 785-393-1361 (cell)