In yet more positive news for amateur golfers, the 2020 Newry, Mourne & Down Trophy is going ahead as planned from September 29 -October 1 after a worrying time for the three day spectacle because of Covid-19.
Open to ladies and gents and played over three of the regions best golf courses, the Newry, Mourne and Down Trophy is one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in Ireland and finishes with a flourish on the fairways at Royal County Down.
The tournament is played at Warrenpoint Golf Club (Day 1), Ardglass Golf Club (Day 2) and the final day is at the famed Royal County Down Golf Club. The €275 event entry fee includes a welcome drinks reception on the first night, 3 days of golf, daily and overall prizes in gents, ladies and seniors categories and a gala dinner with entertainment on the final night at the Slieve Donard Hotel.
In the year of the staycation, this particular offering is any golfer’s dream, boasting excellent value for money and a great way to mingle and meet fellow enthusiasts of the ancient club and ball game.
It’s also great fun to participate in and with a total prize fund in excess of £3,000 including daily prizes for category winners and overall cumulative prizes, there is the opportunity to enjoy some great golf, great ‘craic’ and relax in the friendly surroundings of the Newry, Mourne & Down District.
The event is run on a singles stableford format which combines daily and cumulative scoring to decide the eventual overall champions.
On the final day, ALL participants will take to the Championship Links at Royal County Down which has been called by many the best golf course in the world….so what’s not to like!
For further information on the tournament contact Match Play Media, Tournament Organisers / firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +353 (0)1 5036090