Green Shoots at Lisselan Golf Club

Munster Country Clubs Finals, Lisselan Golf Club, Sunday 7th August 2016Lisselan Golf Club are set for a bumper 2017 as the club embarks on a new era, operating as a members club.  With the Lisselan Estate up for sale on the open market for over a year, there were doubts if the course and club would survive beyond 2016 when the licence agreement expired.  The short and medium term future is assured as the members have taken over the management of the club.  Captain Mark Naughton, Lady Captain Helen Hughes and President Tony Calnan will lead the 300 strong membership into another exciting chapter for the West Cork club.  Since it was founded just over 12 years ago, the small club has gone from strength to strength and has an impressive list of achievements.  Lisselan were All-Ireland Mixed Foursomes runners up 2010 & South Munster Area winners 2012, Jimmy Bruen National semi- finalists 2015, South Munster Pierce Purcell winners 2016, South Munster Michael Cashman Fourball runners-up 2016, Michael Minihan Shield winners 2016, McEvoy Shield winners 2014/2015/2016 as well as two West Cork Junior Shields and four Continue reading