Well done to Stephen Dwyer, winner of the Mt John Hunt’s Presidents Prize, and to Helena O’Sullivan, winner of the Presidents Prize to Ladies.
On Monday 31st July the club hosted the Munster Close U15 and U17 Championship. It was great to see almost 100 young golfers play, well done to Robbie Walsh Jnr on his 3rd place in the U15 category.
The Trident Hotel sponsored Open Fourball kicks off the Open Week this weekend, followed by singles on Monday and Wednesday, a scramble on Thursday, an open singles and mixed foursomes on Friday and an open Rumble on Saturday.
The MACDONALD HOTELS Summer Series will re-commence on the 21st July and will be played over 7 days during the summer. It is a four ball event, played off the yellow tees. The winners of each day and the best runner up will play off in a final on Saturday 30th September.
The trials and tribulations of playing well and being in contention are documented by Team Barrett
Course Improvement Plan
A comprehensive improvement plan has been submitted by Ken Kearney Golf Design. The plan is located on the Club Documents page.
Note that the relevant documents for the Club AGM are also to be found 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.