Play your way onto Ireland’s King’s Cup team 2022

Glasson Lakehouse

Opportunity knocks for one of the world’s most competitive and enjoyable amateur competitions with qualifying venues across Ireland confirmed for this year’s International King’s Cup. 

The three-day tournament sees Ireland face-off against America in a Ryder Cup style format with the event, played in honour of Arnold Palmer, returning to Glasson Lakehouse from June 21-23. 

It’s a pairs event like no other and is unique in that there are four flights of handicap and within each flight, two teams will qualify under two age brackets 18+ and Seniors 55+. Each pair must have no more than 8 shots between their handicaps. Total each other’s handicap to find out what category (flight) you fall into. 


The event is open to any two-person team with a verifiable Golf Ireland Handicap and is unique as each flight has an Open Age Category and a Senior Category within each flight, and there are 4 Flights.  

So whether you are a scratch golfer or a 20 handicap golfer, you have equal opportunity to qualify to represent Team Ireland. 

To enter, contact one of the following qualifying venues directly to book: 

  • Castlewarden Golf Club, Friday March 25th 
  • Donegal Golf Club, Friday, April 1st 
  • Castlerock Golf Club, Tuesday, April 12th
  • Dundrum House Hotel, Monday, April 25th 

Regional qualifiers will advance to the National Final at Glasson Golf Club on Monday, May 9th before the Grand Final against the Stars and Stripes at Glasson Lakehouse from June 21-23. Team Ireland will be out to avenge their loss of last year after the USA prevailed at Glasson. 

ENTRY FEE: Members €30pp / £30pp. Visitors €50pp / £50pp. 

  • Find out more, HERE

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