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After landmark votes at separate meetings the I.L.G.U and the G.U.I. have formally approved the establishment of Golf Ireland.   The Irish Ladies Golf Union approved a special resolution at their AGM, while simultaneously the Golfing Union of Ireland passed a motion at a Special General Meeting.  In the case of the GUI, for the first time in its history postal voting was permitted, and 292 of the Union’s 395 clubs availed of this facility.  A further 34 ...

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12/01/2019. Ladies European Tour 2019. Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open, Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, Abu Dhabi, UAE. 10-12 January 2019. Charley Hull of England with her trophy. Credit: Tristan Jones   12 January 2019; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: England’s Charley Hull made the best possible start to 2019 when she claimed a wire-to-wire victory in the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open to earn her second Ladies European Tour trophy. Hull fired rounds of 67, 72 and 69 ...

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The three-time Major Champion has a storied Ryder Cup career, having represented Europe six times as a player – including being part of four triumphs – while latterly he has brought his extensive experience to the role of Vice-Captain in the past three editions of the biennial contest. The 47 year old joins Paul McGinley (2014) and Darren Clarke (2016), as professionals from the island of Ireland to lead Europe and will be hoping to emulate ...

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08/01/2019. Ladies European Tour 2019. Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open, Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, Abu Dhabi, UAE. 10-12 January 2019. A view of the 16th hole. Credit: Tristan Jones Abu Dhabi’s first ever women’s professional golf tournament returns to the award-winning Saadiyat Beach Golf Club from 10 – 12 January 2017 champion, Aditi Ashok, to defend her title as British star Charley Hull makes her Abu Dhabi debut New format event to kick-off fortnight of golf in the capital, ...

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   Ladies European Tour 2018. Final Qualifying School, Amelkis Golf Club, Marrakech, Morocco. Tour school winner, Bronte Law of England. Credit: Tristan Jones   England’s Bronte Law posted a course record-equalling 10-under-par 62 in the third round of Lalla Aicha Tour School at Amelkis Golf Club on Tuesday, which included nine birdies in a row: an all-time record on the Ladies European Tour. With a 54-hole total of 13-under-par 203 in the 90-hole marathon qualifier, Law ended the day ...

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The Scandinavian, arguably Denmark’s most prestigious 36 hole property just outside of Copenhagen, has confirmed its continued partnership with the EGTMA. [European Golf & Travel Media Assoc.] Under the expert guidance of David Shepherd, CEO and his experienced team, The Scandinavian has gone from strength to strength with many golf course improvements, improved membership offerings and increased service levels resulting in huge growth of the membership. Situated in 200 hectares of forest, trees and ponds, both ...

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Wicklow, Ireland’s Garden county is renowned worldwide not only for its beautiful landscape of magnificent mountains, beautiful beaches, lakes and glens but also for its world class parkland and links golf courses. Just thirty minutes south of Dublin are some of the best golf courses in Europe.  Druids Glen, Powerscourt, Dun Laoghaire, Delgany, Wicklow, Macreddin, Woodenbridge, Arklow and Pat Ruddy’s fabulous European Club are just a few to wet your appetite.    Mystical Druids Glen with its manicured tree ...

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    Delgany Golf Club, Co. Wicklow and Balmoral Golf Club, Belfast share a very special and unique relationship. These two clubs are the only golf clubs in the world to have had four Ryder Cup players. Balmoral Ryder Cup players were Fred Daly, Eddie Polland, Norman Drew and David Feherty and Delgany Ryder Cup players were Harry Bradshaw, Jimmy Martin, John O’Leary, and Eamonn Darcy. To celebrate this unique association both clubs came together the week before the 2018 ...

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The United States of America produced win the World Amateur Championship by 10 shots and take home the Espirito Santo Trophy for the first time since 1998. Ireland entered the closing round with an outside chance of taking a medal but they failed to gain ground and an even par return for the day left them finishing in a tie for 11th place. Japan, second on 19 under, and Republic of Korea, one shot further back ...

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European Solheim Cup Captain Catriona Matthew has named Suzann Pettersen and Kathryn Imrie vice captains for The 2019 Solheim Cup, to be played against the United States at The Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland, next September. The duo are both extremely passionate about The Solheim Cup and will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the backroom team, having been involved in a combined total of 18 contests. Speaking ahead of the Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies ...

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