Glengarriff hosts Maureen O’Hara Blair Festival of Golf

The view from the second green at Glengarriff Golf ClubIt’s a big week for Glengarriff Golf Club, the picturesque nine hole course in West Cork is hosting the annual Maureen O’Hara Festival of Golf, taking place all week.  It makes the claim that it’s the longest running golf classic in Ireland, and from humble beginnings 35 years ago, the classic has developed into a week-long festival.  Last weekend there was a ladies classic held over Friday and Saturday, and mixed open singles on Sunday.  This week there were competitions for juveniles, ladies and gents with a mixed foursomes competition taking place today.  On Friday and Saturday the gents classic will take place.  It’s a team of four open event and there is still some availability for anyone wishing to play.  With many local businesses supporting the event, there’s a wide array of prizes on offer, and a share Continue reading