Knowledge of golf and its etiquette is essential for this role.

There are many different areas and sectors within being a course marshal including static positions, hole captains, travelling marshals, grandstand marshals, media marshals, scoring marshals etc. and all of these roles are covered in applying for a golf course marshal.

Posted at various key locations around the golf course either static or moving.

Aware at all times of what is happening at their post but elsewhere on the hole including ball spotting.

To ensure the players are able to compete without distraction, disruption or disturbance.

To ensure the travelling media, photographers and associated officials are coordinated inside the ropes.

Knowledge of the course and areas around them with regards to public facilities.

Good interpersonal skills, approachable and able to deal with sensitive situations in a tactful manner.

Good interpersonal skills, approachable and able to deal with sensitive situations in a tactful manner.

Competent in the operation of a radio.

Past experience of Marshaling at other golf events is an added bonus.


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