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1408, 2016

Kerry People

Mary O Sullivan Ladies Captain 2015 Mary O Sullivan teaches Irish, Gaelic and her voice has a lilt which is delicate and akin to music to my English ears.  She has been [...]

108, 2016

Cork People

Jimmy Bruen. As a 17 year old amateur, Belfast born James Bruen made his name at the Walker Cup trial matches.  He shot “an electrifying round of 68, one stroke more than the professional record [...]

2907, 2016

Charleville People; Joy Binchy, Margaret Cashman and Lucy

The Ladies Captain The President and Ladies Captain Margaret Cashman has wide light green eyes and dark hair.  The sense of being with someone classically Irish increased within seconds of sitting down when [...]

2607, 2016

Castlemartyr People

Kate Heffernan- Ladies Captain The Ladies Captain Kate Heffernan’s golf history is slight.  She first picked up a club in June 2015.  In July 2016, one year later, her handicap is 24 and [...]

1407, 2016

Lunch with strangers

We walked to Lady’s island where I bought a  picnic lunch in the little store, rather than in the glitzy pub offering Guinness and more substantial meals.  There I joined four people sitting at a [...]

805, 2016

Playing New Ross

Past President of New Ross Golf Course 2011, Kay Kelleher The last game I played on my first trip to Ireland was with the Ladies Captain of New Ross, Mary Mehar  We [...]