The Fred Daly team were beaten by a very strong Muskerry team the Area Semi-final on Sunday. This Muskerry team are the current Munster champions, and have all developed further over the year. Kinsale competed well, and were represented by Ben Costello, Robbie Walsh Jnr, Jody Costello, Brian McCarthy and Eoghan Cassidy.
The County Final of the JB Carr is against Mahon, with the home leg at Kinsale, 2.30pm Tuesday 22nd.
The Jimmy Bruen Shield team will play the South Munster Area Final against Fermoy, on the 24th May at Douglas, 4.45pm.
The Pierce Purcell start their campaign against Dunmore in Bantry on the 26th May.
Keep up to date with all the team news at https://www.kinsalegolf.ie/mens-team-news/
The Golfer of the Year rankings after 5 events have been released. Alan Duggan leads the way, with William Noctor in second place.
The trials and tribulations of playing well and being in contention are documented by Team Barrett
Course Improvement Plan
Work on the course, as detailed in the development plan, continues as the weather permits. New bunkering on the 6th, 7th and 16th have made a terrific improvement, and will be well tested this coming season.
The comprehensive improvement plan has been submitted by Ken Kearney Golf Design. The plan is located on the Club Documents page.
Kinsale Golf Club has a long and distinguished history and can trace its origins back to 1880.
It is situated 5 kilometers from the Historic town of Kinsale and is just over 20 kilometers from Cork City. The course is in a rural setting and has stunning views of the surrounding countryside. It measures 6,935 yards and consists of two nine hole loops finishing at the Clubhouse. The Club has played host to major tournaments including the All Ireland Finals of the Cups & Shields in its Centenary year 2012. The Club has a full range of practice facilities including , 6 bay driving range, putting and chipping greens, Pro Shop and Catering facilities. Attractive Green Fee rates are available, click here for details.
Kinsale is the southernmost town on the Wild Atlantic Way. The town is known as the Gourmet Capital Of Ireland with a large selection of restaurants, cafes, bars and hotels to suit every budget. There are many sandy beaches nearby with sailing and fishing well catered for. It is an ideal location for those planning a golfing holiday.