Marco China, assistant in training at St. George’s Golf and Country Club in Toronto is the 2017 winner of the Canadian Golf Superintendents Association/Toro Future Superintendent of the Year Award.
The CGSA/Toro Future Superintendent of the Year award was established in 1998 and recognizes a full-time student member of CGSA who is completing their graduating year in a CGSA-recognized turf management program.
The nominees are interviewed by a panel comprised of two representatives of the Toro Company and a CGSA past president.
China completed his Associate Diploma in Turfgrass Management at the University of Guelph in April 2017.
He will receive the CGSA/Toro Future Superintendent of the Year Award at the 2018 CGSA Awards ceremony in Quebec City on Tuesday, Feb. 27 as part of the Canadian Golf Course Management Conference.
As the CGSA/Toro Future Superintendent of the Year winner, China will also receive an all-access registration to the 2018 Canadian Golf Course Management Conference and a visit to Toro’s world headquarters in Bloomington, Minn.