Fred Twomey with a welcoming smile at the Pro Shop in Muskerry Golf Club.
It was far from a quiet start to the day in Muskerry on Monday. Even though it was a bank holiday the car park was busy and the timesheet was full. The outdoor dining area was ready to reopen and in the pro shop Fred Twomey was busy running the show from behind the counter. From filling out cards, to booking in golfers and lessons it’s all in a days work for the popular PGA Club Professional. After the lockdown closure that lasted over five months, Fred is busy, but he’s delighted to be back in the thick of it in a very busy club.
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Muskerry’s Fred Twomey celebrated another milestone on Saturday night, when the club marked the official opening of his new Pro Shop and Academy. Fred was appointed as Club Professional in Muskerry earlier this year and the PGA Professional set about adding the final touches to the new academy and revamping the shop to mark his new role in the club. The night coincided with John O’Riordan’s President’s Prize so there was a large crowd in attendance. Fred had his good friend John Moloughney in Muskerry for the opening, John is the President of the GUI and would have been involved in many Munster teams with Fred over the past 15 years. Fred started work on the academy last year, which consists of a covered bay and open range. The three bay indoor academy features all of the latest training and teaching aids including Trackman for the best in shot analysis. As the work on the academy was Continue reading
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