Category Archives: Golf

Dick Fitzgerald Golf Cup & End of Year Presentations

Dick Fitzgerald Golf Cup & End of Year Presentations

The Dick Fitzgerald Golf Cup presentation took place in the Woodlands House Hotel and Spa in Adare recently. There was a large gathering present including members of Castleisland Golf Club and the Fitzgerald family were all present for the ceremony. Beloved Castleisland Mary Fitzgerald welcomed everyone present and she thanked the Castleisland club members forRead more…

Julianne Wins Coveted Kerryman Captains’ Golf Challenge

Julianne Wins Coveted Kerryman Captains’ Golf Challenge

Castleisland Golf Club member, Julianne Browne’s recent win in one of Kerry’s most competitive events is remarkable in that she took up the game only two years ago. However, there’s more to it than meets the cursory, glancing eye. Julianne has been playing pitch and putt since she was born – almost. There is aRead more…

Rhyno Mills Scratch Cups Competitions at Castleisland Golf Club

Rhyno Mills Scratch Cups Competitions at Castleisland Golf Club

Castleisland Members Golf Club 2017 Scratch Cups sponsored by Rhyno Mills Castleisland will take place on Saturday, August 19th. The following are the details: Junior Scratch Cup Handicap limit: five to 11, Intermediate Scratch Cup Handicap limit: 12 to 18. Minor Scratch Cup Handicap limit: 19 to 26. Entry fees €7 for members €15 forRead more…

Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Golf Cup August 24th to 27th

Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Golf Cup August 24th to 27th

The second annual Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Golf Cup was launched in Leen’s Hotel in Abbeyfeale on Friday. The competition will be held at Castleisland Golf Club from Thursday, August 24th to Sunday 27th from 7am to 4pm. Mary Fitzgerald and her son, Richard cut short their attendance at the Galway Race Festival to be atRead more…

Ger’s Memorial Day Raised €2,800 for Kerry Cork Bus

Ger’s Memorial Day Raised €2,800 for Kerry Cork Bus

The family and friends of the late Farranfore native, Jeremiah G. ‘Ger’ Coffey got together again on Sunday night in Sherwood’s Bar and Restaurant in the village. They were there to finalise the business side of the golf fundraiser they held to mark the first anniversary of his death. Proceeds of the Day They invitedRead more…

Wear Something Red on Ger’s Memorial Day

Wear Something Red on Ger’s Memorial Day

To mark the first anniversary of the passing of Jeremiah G. Coffey his family and friends in the Farranfore area are coming together for a day of fun and golf in his honour. The proceeds of the day will go to the Kerry/Cork Health Link Bus. Ladies, gents, beginners and non golfers are all welcomeRead more…

New Captain to ‘Make Castleisland Members Golf Club Great Again’

New Captain to ‘Make Castleisland Members Golf Club Great Again’

There was a fair old whiff of the new America in the laying out of ambitions of incoming captain of Castleisland Members Golf Club, Jonathan Kelliher last week. Amongst the plans attributed to him after Wednesday night’s AGM is the standout: ‘Make Castleisland Members Golf Club Great Again.’ Trump that. The club had a veryRead more…

Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Cup Finally Gets its Day in the Sun

Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Cup Finally Gets its Day in the Sun

In the wake of a series of weather forced postponements reaching back to early September, the Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Cup was eventually played for over the October bank holiday weekend. Castleisland Golf Club hosted the event in ideal weather conditions. “This tournament was originally to be played in September, but it was rained off onRead more…

Rhyno Mills Scratch Cups Now on September 10th

Rhyno Mills Scratch Cups Now on September 10th

Castleisland Golf Club Scratch Cups 2016 competitions, which were postponed due to inclement weather on Saturday, August 20th,  will now be held on Saturday, September 10th. The events are sponsored by Rhyno Mills, Castleisland. The following are the details: Junior Scratch Cup Handicap limit: five to 11. Intermediate Scratch Cup Handicap limit: 12 to 18.Read more…

Ballymac GAA Club Inviting Golfers for Classic in Beaufort

Ballymac GAA Club Inviting Golfers for Classic in Beaufort

Ballymac GAA Golf Classic The Ballymacelligott GAA Golf Classic will be held on Saturday October 15th 2016 in Beaufort Golf Club. First prize is a four ball at the Old Head of Kinsale which is being kindly sponsored by the Blasket Bar, while second and third prizes are a four ball at Barrow Golf ClubRead more…