In the week that The Open – the highlight of the domestic golf calendar – takes place at Royal Lytham & St Annes, many ‘would be’ Lee Westwood’s of the future might well be taking their first steps to the big time at Cumbria Center Parcs. Many top golfers took up the game after some holiday fun as a youngster, and there is even more of an incentive for that trend to continue with the venue’s new look 18 hole adventure putting area. And who else did Cumbria Center Parcs turn to than artificial lawn specialists LazyLawn to make the new facility the spectacular attraction it is! Using LazyLawn’s broad range of Fun Grass colours, the course looks fantastic – and is already proving hugely popular with guests. As any enthusiastic golfer will tell you, a well maintained putting green is a must at any golf course that prides its credibility. And anyone trying their hand at Cumbria Centre Parks adventure putting course will have a perfect line. The artificial turf laid down by the LazyLawn team is perfect for rolling a golf ball, and while adventure golf will never be a guide as to how good you might be on a proper course, it will certainly whet the appetite. Indeed, as first timers to the sport master the art of putting – and professional golfers will all tell you how vital putting is to their game – they can also take comfort from the knowledge they are emulating the stars of the sport. Synthetic putting greens are becoming increasingly popular as practice areas for the big time players, many of whom install them at home, such is the similarity between the artificial grass laid down on them, to the grass they play on at tournaments around the world. But that is the serious stuff. At Cumbria Center Parcs, it is all about fun, and that is why LazyLawn’s range of colours help make the putting course easy on the eye, and fun to play. Who knows, a young visitor there this year could return home and take up the game seriously, and successfully. He might even play The Open at Royal Lytham & St Annes one day. And LazyLawn’s artificial lawns will have played some role in making it happen!