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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 […]

Gareth Mc Neilly- I’m in too

cara launched their “I’m in too“ movement with the aim to capture the voices of people with disabilities to understand the impact that physical activity and sport has on their lives. Gareth Mc Neilly is their newest ambassador. Gareth talks us through his golfing journey as an amputee.   My […]

Birdie Golf Lifts

With golf courses beginning to re-open from today, clubs are looking for ways to ensure their members are kept safe. We talked to Larry Higgins, director of LA engineering in Co. Kildare, who designed and manufactured Birdie Golf Lifts. What is Birdie Golf Lifts? Birdie Golf Lifts is a new […]

The Putt Buddy

The Putt Buddy was designed to make retrieving the ball from the hole safer when golf returns after Covid-19. I talked to Conor O’Boyle from Drogheda who came up with the idea along with Shane Ennis. What is the putt buddy? The Putt Buddy has been designed to provide a […]