Wild Atlantic Way Scratch Cup at Carne Golf Links

A 36 hole Senior Scratch Cup & Junior Scratch Cup will be staged at the fantastic Carne Golf Links on Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th August 2016! The beautiful Belmullet course will present a firm but fair test over the 2 days as it did for Shell Pro-Am earlier in the summer in June.


The format for the 2 days is Strokeplay with some great prizes on offer. The handicap limit for the Senior Scratch Cup 4 & lower while 5-10 handicap holders can play in the Junior Scratch Cup.

An Entry Fee of only €50 per person will apply which is superb value for a course the quality of Carne and for 2 rounds of Golf as well! Bookings can be made online via the Carne Golf Links Website, by phone on 097-82292 or by emailing info@carnegolflinks.com. Local accommodation is available around Belmullet, please contact the Golf Club for further details and packages.


Carne also have a phenomenal Distance Membership Offer available at present also, check it out on their website or email info@carnegolflinks.com with any queries! You can also give them a like on Facebook or a follow on Twitter!!

Loughrea Scratch Cups

The lovely Loughrea Golf Club will host Scratch Cups from Friday 23rd May through Sunday 25th May.

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Their Intermediate & Minor Scratch Cups will take place on Friday 23rd, Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th May. The Minor Scratch is for those with Handicaps of 18 and higher while the Intermediate Scratch Cup is for those between 10 & 17 Handicap. There are Gross & Nett Prizes on offer and for only €15 per person for Non-Members and €7 per person for Members it is great value. You can book by calling 091-841049.


The County Galway course will also host their Junior & Senior Scratch Cups on Sunday 25th May, presented by McInerney’s SuperValu. The Handicap limits are 4 and lower for the Senior Scratch while the Junior Scratch is 5-9 Handicap. The entry fee is €20 per person for Non-Members and €10 for Members and there are tee times available between 8am and 11:30am. You can book by calling 091-841049 or email loughreagolfclub@gmail.com. Check them out on Twitter too @LoughreaGolf !

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Mount Juliet Scratch Cups 2013

Mount Juliet will run 3 Scratch Cups this year over the 3 Bank Holiday Weekends in May, June and August. This is the first time the Jack Nicklaus designed course will hold 3 separate Scratch Cups having run a joint event during the summer of 2012 which proved very successful.

The Intermediate Scratch Cup will take place on Sunday 5th May while the Junior Scratch Cup will be played on Sunday 2nd June and the Senior Scratch Cup will provide the crescendo to the Mount Juliet Scratch Cups in 2013 on Sunday 4th August.


The format will be Singles Strokeplay as with all Scratch Cups with an entry fee of €60 per person. The Junior & Senior Scratch Cup will also be part of the Top Golfer Tour this year so by winning either Scratch Cup at Mount Juliet you could be on your way to the Top Golfer Tour Championship later on in 2013.

You can book online via http://www.brsgolf.com/mountjuliet/opens_home.php, by phone on 056-7773012 or via email – golfreservations@mountjuliet.ie