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After months of restrictions a Golf and Spa break at the luxurious Lough Erne Resort was just what the doctor ordered.   Less than two hours from Belfast and Dublin situated in the heart of the beautiful Fermanagh Lakeland is the award winning Five Star Luxury Lough Erne Resort.  There are two Championship golf courses, Castle Hume and the award winning Faldo Course, plus a top class Golf Academy.  Lough Erne’s unique Thai Spa was awarded Northern Ireland’s ...

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  The International Golf Federation Board convened a virtual meeting  focused on long-term strategic planning and progress toward next summer’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Originally scheduled for the Olympic House in Lausanne but moved online due to the continued impact of COVID-19, the Board was addressed by International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach on the status of the Olympic movement and then followed by IOC Olympic Games Executive Director Christophe Dubi and IOC Sports Director Kit McConnell, ...

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Castlewarden’s Lauren Walsh has won the Sunshine State making this her second win in the U.S. in five weeks. The twenty year old from Kill playing on a scholarship at Wake Forest University, closed with a one-under 71 to win the Sunshine State Amateur by six strokes at Las Colinas Golf Course at Mission Inn Golf & Resort. “Absolutely delighted with another win,” she reported. “Nice way to round off the unique semester!“ Tied for the lead with England’s ...

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  BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) – Sei Young Kim won the Pelican Women’s Championship on Sunday for her second straight victory, closing with an even-par 70 for a three-stroke victory over Ally McDonald. The KPMG Women’s PGA winner way back on Oct. 11 in her last start, the second-ranked Kim won for the 12th time on the LPGA Tour to break a tie for third on the South Korean victory list with Jiyai Shin, behind only Inbee Park ...

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  Emily Kristine Pedersen continued to add to her trophy cabinet with victory in both the individual and team event at the Saudi Ladies Team International and is set to collect another title at the LET Break Par Challenge Powered by Golf Saudi, which concludes this week. The big-hitting Dane extended her lead from 28 points to 41 atop the rankings from Belgium’s Manon De Roey, courtesy of yet another eagle (her 11th of the year) ...

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  The Algarve, Portugal’s southernmost region, is renowned for its year round mild and sunny climate, beautiful beaches, quaint fishing villages, fantastic hotels and not least its world class golf courses.  Our golf adventure to began with a two day break at fabulous Hilton Golf Resort and Spa, Vilamoura. The resort is located close to the beach and within walking distance of Vilamoura’s great shops and restaurants. My friend and I were booked into a two bedroom luxury ...

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                   Globally renowned golf destination Finca Cortesin to host biennial event    Spain will host the 2023 Solheim Cup at the world-renowned championship course at Finca Cortesin, Andalucía.  Set to host the prestigious international women’s professional golf team event for the first time in the tournament’s history, Spain is no stranger to staging high-profile golf events with a rich history in both the men’s and women’s game, hosting the Ryder Cup ...

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    It will be the first time the County Antrim venue has hosted the island of Ireland’s national Open with the event moving into the date vacated by the rescheduling of The 2020 Ryder Cup to 2021. The 2020 Ryder Cup would have been a celebration of Irish golf with three-time Major Champion Padraig Harrington captaining Europe in the contest at Whistling Straits – the third European Captain from the island of Ireland in the past four ...

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The championship will be played as closed door events due to the COVID-19 pandemic with health and safety protocols in place Katie Poots [Knock G.C. N.I.]photo. Golfile Many of the world’s most talented amateur golfers will assemble at neighbouring venues on England’s Golf Coast this week to contest The Amateur and Women’s Amateur championships. In total, almost 100 players will gather at West Lancashire, a course in north-west England, for The Women’s Amateur Championship. The championship will be played ...

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 Sophia Popov of Germany lAIG Women’s Open at Royal Troon on August 23, 2020 in Troon, Scotland. (Photo by R&A – Handout/R&A via Getty Images) Germany’s Sophia Popov made history with a life-changing two-shot victory at the 2020 AIG Women’s Open at Royal Troon, closing with a magnificent final round of 68 (-3) to finish at seven-under-par and claim the $675,000 first place prize. Looking unfazed throughout, Popov, who lead by three-strokes overnight, came into the week ranked ...

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