Helping young groundsmen to excel
Encouraging and supporting young talent in the grounds industry is a hugely important undertaking for us and sponsoring the IOG's Young Board of Directors through awards and initiatives demonstrates our long-term commitment to the development of the industry and our investment in the careers of young people.
Interviews with the IOG's Young Board of Directors
Reesink and Toro are proud, as ever, to play a part in giving young groundsmen a platform to develop their careers. Here we've published a series of articles from past and present members about what being part of the IOG's Young Board of Directors means to them and how they are helping others…
10 Jan 2019
ON A MISSION TO SHOW THE RANGE OF INCREDIBLE CAREERS
I wanted to be able to show young people that there are lots of opportunities and careers paths you can take in grounds even if you don't like football!
15 Dec 2018
BREAKING INDUSTRY BARRIERS DOWN FOR THE GREATER GOOD
People who want it badly enough will make it work. I’m a firm believer that 'hard work beats talent’, any groundsperson working in the industry will see th...
17 July 2019
ENCOURAGING YOUNG PEOPLE INTO THE INDUSTRY
Education is key to getting more youngsters into groundscare. And I hope that by joining the IOG Young Board I can help get the message out to young people in schools ...