Category Archives: Golf

Delegation tees-up golfing links with Germany

A delegation of business and sporting interests travelled to Germany to foster new golfing links between Killarney and its sister town Pleinfeld. The travelling party, led by Killarney Town Twinning Association Chairman Seán Counihan, included hoteliers Maurice Óg O’Donoghue and Johnny Courtney and Tomás Kelliher who is one of the top amateur golfers in Killarney.… Continue Reading

Former mayor Tom is the toast of Europe

A former Mayor of Killarney has made an effortless switch from local politics to international golf and he has just registered a sensational play-off victory in the stableford category of the RSM European Play-off Series at Stratford-on-Avon Golf Club in England. Tom Doherty came from behind in a very close-fought match against defending champion Miroslav… Continue Reading

Charities to the fore on captain’s big charity days

The Ross Golf Club Captain’s Charity Days plans are progressing well and man-of-the-moment Donie Broderick is confident that the project will be successful for both the Kerry Cancer Support Group and St Francis Special School in Beaufort. Most of the tee-times for Saturday, September 24 are sold out at this point but tee-times are available… Continue Reading