Noel MacKenzie B.Sc (Hons), MBPR, RIPTA
Noel MacKenzie

Noel MacKenzie B.Sc. (Hons), MBPR, RIPTA, is the Principal Consultant and Owner of Sports Turf Consulting which has been trading since 2003. He is a graduate in Ecology attending Lancaster and Oregon State Universities and studied Sports Turf Management widely prior to University and he has also studied Business Management with the Open University as a post-graduate. On the other side of the lecture rostrum Noel has lectured in Sports Turf and Greenkeeping Management, Ecology, Business Management and Contract Management at Higher Education (degree) level. Noel is a member of the Register of Independent Professional Turfgrass Agronomists (RIPTA) and BASIS Professional Register. 

Noel has a long history in the sports turf industry with specialist knowledge and significant practical experience of the maintenance and management of fine turf and sports turf surfaces. He draws on 5 years hands-on experience and has 22 years experience in consultancy working for ADAS, STRI, TurfTrax and Grass Science and Sports Turf Consulting Limited.  Noel established Sports Turf Consulting Limited in 2003 and has just celebrated 10 years in the operation supporting clients through his own business.

Noel writes widely within the sports turf press supporting Greenkeeper International, Greenkeeping (formerly Greenkeeping News), Golf Club, The Groundsman, Pitchcare, etc.  He has delivered papers at a variety of national level conferences including the Institute of Groundsmanship, Institute of Leisure and Amenity Management, Hurlingham Polo Association, Wimbledon Training Seminars, etc. and regional events such as the GCSA SW branch, IOG branch meetings, BIGGA events, etc.

For further information or a quotation for services please contact Noel MacKenzie directly at:

Sports Turf Consulting Limited,
PO Box 257,

Telephone: 07739 505862

Email: info@sportsturfconsulting.co.uk