Citroen & DS Ireland dealership O’Sullivan & Hansbury, Ennis, are to be a tournament sponsor of the 2017 PGA Irish Club Professional Golf Tournament which takes place in Dromoland Golf & Country Club, Co Clare on 4 & 5 May 2017, writes Trish Whelan.
Dromoland Castle’s Ron Kirby & JB Carr designed golf course will host the 36-hold professional competition which will feature a prize fund of €12,750. A Pro-Am tournament will be held on 3 May.
The Irish Club Professional tournament was launched in 1993 and amongst the previous winners are Damien Mooney (3), Neil Manchip (3) and Leslie Walker (3). David Higgins (Waterville) was added to the list of champions in 2016 when he won on the second hole of a play-off at Dunmurry Springs.
To celebrate its involvement, O’Sullivan & Hansbury will run a competition in conjunction with The Clare Champion this week. For a competition entry form, or to keep an eye on the O’Sullivan & Hansbury, Dromoland Golf & Country Club and Citroen Ireland Facebook pages to enter online.
David Foley, PGA Golf Professional of Dromoland Castle, is a Citroen brand ambassador with O’Sullivan & Hansbury Motors, Ennis.
Pictured at the announcement are: Roy Maguire, Sales Zone Manager, Citroen & DS Ireland; Michael McCumiskey, Secretary, PGA Ireland; Gareth Watkins, Marketing Manager, Dromoland Golf Club; and David Foley, PGA Director of Golf, Dromoland Golf Club, with the Willie Nolan Memorial Cup.