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Thank a Greenkeeper Day 23rd September

International ‘Thank a Golf Course Superintendent Day’ honours golf course management professionals on 23 September Golfers are asked to show their support on social media using #ThankASuper and #ThankAGreenkeeper  As a healthy outdoor activity that can adhere to social distancing, golf has seen a worldwide resurgence in the wake of […]

Our Fundraiser

With the ongoing pandemic, clubs cannot fundraise in their usual manner. Coming up with new or alternative ways to fundraise and engage their members is vitally important for golf clubs. Over the last number of weeks, we have ran a series of six pilot webinars with Our Fundraiser, an online […]

How Safe is your child’s golf club?

Six QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD BE ASKING YOUR CLUB Have the PGA professionals and volunteers completed garda vetting/ enhanced access NI check? It is now mandatory for all those involved in any work or activity which is carried out by a person, on a continuous, regular and/ or ongoing basis with […]

Tee off with Gala Retail’ for Special Olympics Ireland.

Make your round count for Special Olympics athletes across Ireland. Special Olympics Ireland and Gala Retail have just launched the first-ever virtual golf tournament in aid of the charity. Organised by the Gala group they are inviting you to ‘Tee off with Gala Retail’ and raise funds for Special Olympics […]

Epsilon Golf Products- Personal Bunker Rake

The personal bunker rake was designed to ensure the safety of all members by using their own personal rake which will negate the need to handle any unnecessary equipment that could increase the risk of infection. We talked to Keith Saunderson from Epsilon Golf Products to find out more. What […]

Sport Ireland Covid-19: Return to Sport Online resource

Sport Ireland has developed a very useful course for anyone involved in sport. Whether you are a parent, player, coach, club official or volunteer this free online course will ensure you are informed and up to date on public health guidelines and recommendations for returning to sport.  This course is […]

Chip for Charity- St. Francis Hospice

While golfers across the country are back out playing and enjoying the course and competitions, many charities have had to cancel their fundraising events which raise vital funds needed for their day to day operations. The golfing community have been very supportive to Saint Francis Hospice in Dublin throughout the […]