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  Players from 15 countries will compete for medals on behalf of their nations in the inaugural European Golf Team Championships at Gleneagles after the teams for the historic event were unveiled today. In a ground-breaking format, both male and female professionals will compete in a revolutionary Mixed Team format as well as a Men’s and Women’s Team event, as part of the innovative multi-sport Glasgow 2018 European Championships. Teams from Great Britain will lead the way with ...

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  WITH the 2018 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation teeing off at Ballyliffin Golf Club in County Donegal next week (July 5-8), the European Tour has put together 18 interesting facts that you probably didn’t know about the event and its illustrious 91 year history.   Jon Rahm of Spain receives the trophy from Colm McLoughlin the Executive Vice Chairman and CEO of Dubai Duty Free after his victory at the Dubai Duty ...

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The Ladies European Tour and Leading Courses .Com the largest golf course review platform in Europe, announced that they have combined forces to further promote some of the world’s best championship courses. The two organisations will look to tap into their various resources to allow golfers to discover where to play and engage with golf events internationally. Features of the partnership will include the promotion of each Participating Course on the LET and LET Access Series schedule, offering ...

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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL – MAY 11: Rafa Cabrera Bello of Spain plays his tee shot on the par 4, 10th hole during the second round of the THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on May 11, 2018 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)     RAFA Cabrera Bello will be hoping to emulate his Spanish compatriot Jon Rahm by claiming the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the ...

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Many of my golfing friends have been on cruises and have shared some great stories of their own personal experiences. I have always been curious about cruising but up to now have not taken the plunge. After chatting to keen golfer Cormac Meehan who had just returned from an inspection trip on ‘The Independence of The Seas’  I might just go for it! According to Meehan, owner of Meehan Travel, Bundoran, County Donegal, the passenger capacity ...

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    Sandwich Bay, Kent, 1st May 2018 – Prince’s Golf Club, in Sandwich Bay, Kent and host of the 1932 Open Championship, has unveiled its stunning, newly-redeveloped Himalayas nine. Designed by renowned international golf course architects Mackenzie & Ebert, work began in August 2017 to transform the Himalayas into one of the finest stretches of links golf in the country. Opened on May 1st in front of the some of the country’s most influential golf media and personnel, ...

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PUTT YOURSELF IN THE PICTURE: Brian McIlroy of the Rory Foundation and primary school pupils Tiarna (6) Gracey (9)Sean (7)   TO celebrate the upcoming Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation, children throughout Ireland are being invited to putt themselves in the picture and win some fabulous prizes for their school and family as part of a nationwide competition. This year’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Open will take place at Ballyliffin Golf Club in ...

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(L-R) Conor Murphy and Ryan Bell from GolfNow, with Eamonn Logue and Gareth Milligan of Hilton Templepatrick Golf and Country Club.   GOLF clubs across the UK and Ireland can now boost their revenue and reputation online thanks to a marketing platform provided by BRS Golf, the tech division of leading online tee time provider GolfNow. Plus by GolfNow, currently used by more than 1,300 courses throughout North America, enables clubs to maximize revenue with auto-pricing, track golfer ...

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     Jon Rahm of Spain hits an approach to the 18th green during day three of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Portstewart Golf Club on July 8, 2017 (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images) Fans hoping to get an exclusive front-row view of the action for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation can now ensure they see the drama unfold at close quarters at Ballyliffin Golf Club after 18th grandstand tickets ...

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  Handicapping, one of the hottest topics in golf, is the subject of a new awareness campaign from the Golfing Union of Ireland (GUI) and the Irish Ladies Golf Union (ILGU). The governing bodies for golf in Ireland have joined forces in an effort to tackle cheating and safeguard integrity in the handicapping system. “There is still a culture of tolerating handicap cheating in golf.Just because others are cheating the system does not make it okay,” says Pat ...

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