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Double weekend joy for Limerick Golf Club

By John Keogh / August 26, 2019 /

Limerick Golf Club are celebrating a prestigious double this Monday after landing the AIG Senior Cup and AIG Barton Shield over the weekend. The Barton Shield victory came on Saturday after a close encounter with Tralee that came down to the final hole. Limerick eventually coming out with a 2&1 aggregate win. Limerick beat Kinsale…

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Limerick man Tim Rice secures top five finish at Irish PGA Championship

By Jack Neville / August 23, 2019 /

Limerick’s Tim Rice secured a fifth-place finish at the 109th Irish PGA Championship held in Bunclody Golf and Fishing Club. Rice, who was winner of the championship in 2017, finished on -2, five shots behind winner Damien McGrane. Rice begin his week with a brilliant opening round of 69, leaving him -3. He would score…

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Ian Poulter Latest Golfing Star to Commit to JP McManus ProAm

By Raffaele Rocca / August 15, 2019 /

Iam Poulter is the latest in a line of elite golfers to commit to playing the JP McManus ProAm at Adare Manor next year. Tickets for the event sold out last week and it promises to be yet another huge success. It comes on the back of securing the rights to host the Ryder Cup…

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Tickets sold out for 2020 JP McManus Pro-Am at the Adare Manor

By Jack Neville / August 2, 2019 /

The 2020 JP McManus Pro-Am has sold out almost a year before the event is scheduled to take place at the Adare Manor. This is the sixth edition of the Pro-Am and the first that will take place at the newly developed Adare Manor on July 6-7 2020. It was recently announced that the 2026…

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Lowry stayed in the moment to land his dream

By Niall O'Carroll / August 1, 2019 /

The Open at Royal Portrush was an event to behold. In particular, the tale of two men intimately familiar with the course. Watching the universally popular Shane Lowry conquer the elements, the pressure and his competitors was something special to behold. Conversely watching Rory McIlroy crumble under the weight of expectation on Thursday and putting…

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WATCH: JP McManus Thrilled Ryder Cup Dream Has Become Reality

By Raffaele Rocca / July 25, 2019 /

Irish golf is set for an extended spell in the golfing spotlight following Shane Lowry’s Open Championship victory, with the announcement of Adare Manor as host venue for the 2026 Ryder Cup. Since reopening in April 2018 on completion of a two-year reconstruction commissioned by its owners, the McManus family, The Golf Course at Adare…

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Adare Manor named as 2026 Ryder Cup venue

By John Keogh / July 25, 2019 /

Limerick’s Adare Manor has been named as the venue of the 2026 Ryder Cup this afternoon after the Irish government and the European Golf Tour agreed a deal. The JP McManus owned golf course was revamped in recent years and has attracted the sport’s very best since it reopened last year. Ireland has only once…

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World No.2 Dustin Johnson to play JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor

By Raffaele Rocca / July 9, 2019 /

With one yearto go until the eagerly-anticipated sixth staging of the JP McManus Pro-Am, golf fans have been treated with the news that the world’s second ranked golfer, Dustin Johnson, will compete at the event. In the latest announcement, Johnson is joined by nine-time winner on the PGA Tour, Matt Kuchar,2010 US Open champion Graeme McDowell, and Spaniard Rafa Cabrera-Bello,…

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WATCH: Previewing the course at Lahinch ahead of Irish Open

By Jack Neville / July 3, 2019 /

The Dubai Duty Free Irish open starts tomorrow in Lahinch Golf Club with a host of the world’s best golfers heading to the course to do battle. The Pro Am takes place today with Limerick hurler Cian Lynch paired with Shane Lowry . Ahead of the Irish Open, the Clare Champion have put together a…

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Forty-Four Teams Battled it out for glory at Shannon Chamber Golf Classic

By Ronan Coughlan / June 24, 2019 /

The annual Shannon Chamber Golf Classic was, once again, a real hit with members with forty-four fourballs battling it out for glory on the fairways and greens of Shannon Golf Club last Thursday. Always a popular event, and while regarded as a social and networking opportunity, the battle for supremacy is never far from the…

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