Westport to Host 17th National Golf Tourism Conference & Gala Irish Golf Awards Event
The Ireland Golf Tour Operator Association (IGTOA), an organisation that represents Ireland’s leading Golf Tour Operators, is holding its National Golf Tourism Conference & Gala Irish Golf Awards in Westport from Sat 18th – Mon 20th October 2014 in Knockranny House Hotel & Spa and Westport Golf Club.
The event, which is the highlight of the National Irish Golf Tourism Industry Calendar, includes the 2014 “IGTOA Golf Classic” which will be hosted at Westport Golf Club on Monday 20th October 2014 and the 2014 “Gala Irish Golf Awards” will be hosted in Knockranny House Hotel & Spa on Monday 20th October 2014.
As the ‘largest gathering of Golf Tourism Industry Professionals across the island of Ireland’, the event will offer various sessions including ‘Business Workshops, Seminars and Networking Opportunities to stimulate new and existing business relationships’.
Sean Walsh, Westport Golf Club Marketing and Development representitive, describes the event as ‘a fantastic opportunity for Westport Golf Club to showcase our wonderful facility to the people who really matter’.
To learn more about the work of the IGTOA, visit their website at www.igtoa.com/
To view the County Mayo promotion video, click here
Westport on Wednesdays
Open Qualifying Competitions for Ladies and Men resume after Open Week on Wednesday 13th August and continue until the end of September. The entry fee (including green fee) for visitors is €25.00. Members €7.00. Tee times from 08:00 – 17:00. BOOK ONLINE or contact the office @ 098 28262.
Photo Competition Continues.
After much deliberation by our two judges, the winning photos in the August Photo Competition were provided by Rachel Harrison and Mary Dolan. An Autumn coat creeps in over the landscape in September, providing a new challenge to the keen eye. Snap to it as all winning pictures will go forward at the end of October for the overall prize of a voucher for €250 in the Pro Shop. To view Rachel’s photo, click here, while for Mary’s winning entry, click here
Family Friendly Initiative
Westport Golf club are introducing an initiative, aimed at encouraging greater family participation in Golf for the month of June. A discounted rate of €25 per adult and €10 per child u18 applies for families wishing to play on Sundays after 12 noon. The offer is subject to availability of a time slot on time-sheet. Also an attractive 9 hole Pitch and Putt course is now open to all. Contact the office or pro shop, @ 098 28262 , for further details.
Special Offers – Book Online and Play Smart
A range of special offers for visitors and members are currently available. Book online, using our BRS booking system, 5 days in advance and receive a 25% discount on all green fee rates. Check out our ‘Specials’ for more details.