Category Archives: Golf

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

Lions keep it local for classic

IT has been part of the Killarney sporting calendar for over three decades and this year’s Killarney Lions Club charity golf classic is expected to be right up there with the best of them. The event will be held on the challenging Mahony’s Point course on Wednesday, April 26 and the entry fee is €300… Continue Reading

Stephen is society’s king of kings

THE county champions have their own champion but it’s on the greens and fairways and not the football field that Stephen McCarthy has made his mark. He has been presented with the Dr Crokes GAA Club Golf Society’s Player of the Year award after a string of super performances throughout the year. Stephen was presented… Continue Reading