Category Archives: Golf

Shane scoops Brian’s Captain’s Prize

WITH an impressive 38pts, Shane Horgan clinched Brian Clare’s Captain’s Prize in the big Dr Crokes GAA Club Golf Society on the Killeen course in Killarney at the weekend. A fine golfer playing off three, Shane, from Lakcabane Village in Fossa, held off a strong challenge from Seamie O’Connor (14) 38 pts, with Brian O’Regan… Continue Reading

Niall does the business in Dooks

NIALL O’Meara was in scintillating form when he took to the golf course at Dooks to clinch the top prize in a Dr Crokes Golf Society outing, sponsored by Scott’s Hotel. Niall was the overall winner, edging out senior team coach Harry O’Neill who finished runner-up, Joey Sheehan and Peter McEnery. The category two winner… Continue Reading

Killarney showcased to golfers from Asia

KERRY is tapping into the growing golfing market in Asia by showcasing some of its best courses – including Killarney – to a visiting group of top golf tour operators from China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and Korea. Fáilte Ireland, in association with the International Association of Golf Tour Operators and Tourism Ireland are also playing… Continue Reading

Anne Marie keeps it in the family

WHEN Killarney businesswoman Anne Marie Kennelly teed-up her selections for this year’s US Masters Golf Challenge little did she think it would bag her a cool €1,000. Anne Marie, a key member of Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce and the St Patrick’s Festival committee chairperson, nominated six players for a Masters Challenge organised by… Continue Reading