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  Europe’s finest golfing destination will welcome next generation of players across two stages this November and December  Dom Pedro Hotels & Golf Collection has announced an exciting new partnership with the Ladies European Tour (LET) to host its Qualifying School this November and December, as the next generation of potential Major champions or Solheim Cup players begin their journey. The five-round final stage will be played on both the Pinhal and Victoria courses, the latter of which was ...

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  The Mallorca Press Cup one of the most prestigious golf events in the Europe is hosted annually by Arabella Golf Resort. I was absolutely delighted when I was invited to take part in the tournament and to visit the fabulous Arabella resort. Golf and travel writers from all over Europe join fellow sports writers from the Balearics to play competition golf at this world class resort. When we arrived at Palma airport our VIP transfer was waiting ...

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GREEN FRIDAY  Spectacular golf courses, top service and attention to detail All this at an indisputable good price 1 green fee with buggy included from 59€ 2 green fees with buggy included from 99€ To play at any of our golf courses between 1st of September and 31st of October.  Only for online bookings, made today. Not combinable with other promotions. 

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European Captain Matthew picks Celine Boutier, Jodi Ewart Shadoff, Bronte Law and Suzann Pettersen European Captain Catriona Matthew announced her four Captain’s picks – France’s Celine Boutier, English stars Jodi Ewart Shadoff and Bronte Law and Norway’s Suzann Pettersen – at a press conference at Gleneagles today broadcast live on Sky Sports News and the Golf Channel. Pettersen has played in a remarkable eight Solheim Cups and qualified for a ninth in 2017 but an injury forced ...

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    Ger Bradley Visit Cascais and I guarantee you will be planning the next trip before you leave or checking out property prices! Glorious sunshine, magnificent golf courses, amazing food, wine, friendly happy faces everywhere and just over two hours from Dublin, what more can you ask for! For forty odd years I have been holidaying on the Algarve mainly with friends to play golf, I love the golf courses but they can be busy and expensive. Over the ...

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    Fáilte Ireland will this week help to showcase Ireland as a top golfing destination through its support of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. Golf tourism is a hugely lucrative sector for Ireland and one that Fáilte Ireland, as the National Tourism Development Authority, is working to grow across key markets. Speaking about the importance of golf tourism and hosting events like this, Head of Commercial Development at Fáilte Ireland, Paul Mockler said: “This is a very lucrative ...

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Amateur golfers have the rare opportunity to compete alongside former Ryder Cup stars and golfing legends when the European Tour Destinations Senior Classic gets underway at PGA Catalunya Resort, near Girona, Spain, from July 12-14, 2019. Winning captain of The 2014 Ryder Cup Paul McGinley, former World Number One Ian Woosnam and six-time European Tour winner Thomas Levet, are all set to tee it up in the third edition of the tournament, which heads to Spain ...

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  It took 55 holes, but Daniela Iacobelli (Melbourne, Florida) captured her third career Symetra Tour victory at the ninth annual Island Resort Championship with a birdie in the first frame of a sudden-death playoff against Cindy Ha (Demarest, New Jersey). Each of Iacobelli’s three wins have come after she missed the cut the week prior. “It feels good, there are a lot of memories here and this will just add to the list,” said Iacobelli, who also captured the 2012 Symetra ...

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    With The 148th Open at Royal Portrush set to shine a global spotlight on Northern Ireland like never before, Tourism NI unveiled a fitting and fun tribute to our own golfing legends. In a specially commissioned visual, the iconic cliffs of Fairhead in County Antrim have been digitally transformed into an eye-catching sculpture featuring the images of local golfing greats, past and present. Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and Darren Clarke, who will all now be competing in ...

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For the sixth time, the Algarve in southern Portugal has won the award for ‘Europe’s Leading Beach Destination’ at the 2019 World Travel Awards.  It is a world first as no other destination has won it so many times.  The award was announced at a Gala Ceremony on 8th June 2019 in Madeira, Portugal. Accepting the award João Fernandes, President of Algarve Tourism Bureau said: “We are delighted to win the award for the sixth time, ...

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