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Sister Courses in Ireland and Oregon to Host Golf Championships in 2021

By |2020-11-24T08:05:13+01:00November 10th, 2020|

GEARHART, Oregon, USA; CARNE, BELMULLET, County Mayo IRELAND, November 5, 2020. Though separated by thousands of miles, two courses with a unique connection will celebrate their alliance in the summer of 2021 by hosting national championships: The US Hickory Open will be held at Gearhart Golf Links on the north Oregon coast from Sept. [...]


By |2020-03-04T17:24:12+01:00March 4th, 2020|

JOHN MCLAUGHLIN | CEO | NORTH & WEST COAST LINKS GOLF IRELAND MATT WARD Golf Content Network JANUARY 17, 2020   BACKGROUND I am the CEO of North & West Coast Links Golf Ireland, established 31 years ago by the clubs in the region. It was initially set up as an International Marketing Company with [...]

A Look Ahead – 2020 Golf Major’s

By |2020-01-09T16:17:18+01:00January 9th, 2020|

Even with the 2020 calendar year just arriving, the golfing season has not let up. Justin Thomas claimed the PGA tours first victory of 2020  last week with a playoff win over fellow American Patrick Reed. However when the PGA Tour released its 49-event schedule for 2019-20, eyes quickly scanned the roster of courses to [...]

A Week in the Golfing World – Tiger, WGC HSBC & Irish Open

By |2019-10-31T17:20:00+01:00October 31st, 2019|

Tiger Woods Record-Tying Win Fans swarmed to capture even a glimpse of Tiger Woods last week at the Zozo Championship. I don't think anyone was quite prepared for another record setting, historic outing for Tiger. He managed to capture his 82nd PGA Tour title. Woods led wire-to-wire for his 82nd PGA TOUR victory, tying Sam [...]

BMW Championship 2019

By |2019-09-18T15:32:23+01:00September 18th, 2019|

BMW Championship 2019 After a quiet few weeks on both the PGA and European Tour, the BMW Championship 2019 is back this weekend with a number of stars in attendance. The first of five Rolex Series events to be played out before the Race to Dubai Champion is crowned. This is the 62nd edition of the [...]

Irish Open to be Rescheduled

By |2019-09-10T13:37:51+01:00September 10th, 2019|

The Irish Open for 2020 is set to be rescheduled from early July to May 28-31st. Due to both the Olympics and the Ryder Cup taking place next year, the Irish Open has had to move its tournament dates to just a mere 3 weeks before the US Open. With the golfing season already becoming [...]

Ballyliffin Golf Club – Irish Open Recap Video

By |2019-09-10T12:26:06+01:00October 25th, 2018|

A few months on from Ballyliffin Golf Club hosting the 2018 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open, the club have released this wonderful footage as a recap of the event. The video combines some spectacular aerial footage along with coverage of the competition itself. It really showcases what a memorable event it was for both [...]

North & West Coast Links 2018 Recap

By |2019-09-09T16:41:07+01:00March 9th, 2018|

2018 has been a busy year for North & West Coast Links already and here is just a quick recap of what we have been up to. New Golf & Accommodation Brochure 2018 As per previous years we did a lot of work on this during November / December but it is always a big [...]

Castlerock Re-Opening

By |2019-09-09T16:40:17+01:00May 15th, 2018|

Last Monday, May 7th, we saw the re-opening of Castlerock Golf Club after months of renovation work. Under the watchful eye of renowned golf course architect Martin Hawtree, 6 of the holes were developed and updated. "We had intended improving and reshaping the existing bunkers but, after consultation with the designer, we felt [...]

FedEx Cup Champion 2019

By |2019-08-26T16:01:04+01:00August 26th, 2019|

Rory McIlroy has been crowned FedEx Cup Champion 2019 With a mere 7 months to wait until The Masters returns, Rory McIlroy will be sure to enjoy this victory while he can. After a splendid season that garnered him 14 Top 10s and 3 victories, McIlroy now joins Tiger Woods as the only golfers to [...]