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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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

2017 Event Recap (March & April)

By |2019-09-09T16:44:07+01:00May 1st, 2017|

This is a recap of all the events we have attended in the months of March & April this year. Scandinavian PGA Conference 7th - 9th March– Halmstad Sweden John travelled to Halmstad in Sweden via Copenhagen to attend the Scandinavian PGA Conference. He shared the Golf Plaisir Stand with Mikael Erdtman and they had [...]

2017 Event Recap (January & February)

By |2019-09-09T16:15:07+01:00April 25th, 2017|

This is a recap of all the events we have attended in the months of January & February this year. CMT Stuttgart Germany 19th – 22nd Jan We again took a stand in association with ITST who manned it on our behalf as it clashed with The PGA Show. This is a large consumer show [...]

Media Day – DDF Irish Open at Portstewart Golf Club

By |2019-09-09T13:19:34+01:00May 18th, 2017|

The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open is set to return to Northern Ireland later this year. The Rory Foundation again will host the event, with Portstewart Golf Club the confirmed venue from July 6-9, 2017. With little under 50 days left until the Irish Open, anticipation and excitement surrounding the event is beginning to surmount. [...]

US Open 2017 Preview

By |2019-09-09T13:19:24+01:00June 12th, 2017|

The 117th US Open is set to take place this week and in a first time venue. The course has always been a big talking point for this major, with this year being no different. Erin Hills, a brand new course opened in Wisconsin,  has been chosen to host this years event. The course boasts the mass appeal of [...]

Irish Open Review

By |2019-09-09T13:18:01+01:00July 11th, 2017|

Delight for Jon Rahm as another brilliant week at the Irish Open comes to a close. With nearly 100,000 spectators descending upon Portstewart last week, the 2017 DDF Irish Open really was a spectacle to behold. The multi-million dollar event gave a huge boost to not only the local economy, but it also showcased Northern [...]

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 [...]