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Elite Golf Ireland Amateur Tour

  • 33 days of leading Irish Amateur WAGR Tournament Golf & Coaching
  • Tournaments won by Major winners like McIlroy, McDowell, Harrington & Clarke
  • Min of 22 rounds of golf, max of 36 rounds dependent on making cuts, etc.
    • North of Ireland Amateur Open, Royal Portrush GC (between 4 & 10 rounds)
    • South of Ireland Amateur Open, Lahinch GC (between 4 & 10 rounds)
    • Mullingar Scratch Trophy, Mullingar GC (between 4 & 6 rounds)
    • EGI Play-off Finals, Monty & O’Meara at Carton House GC (10 rounds)
  • Coaching at the Golfing Union of Ireland Training Campus by Irish Golf Coaches
  • Full-time Golf Coach for 33 days
  • Daily TPI fitness sessions
  • Golf psychology, career guidance & nutrition sessions
  • Limited to 20 players of 1 (one) or less handicap
  • Age 18+ by 1st July 2015
 

Amateur Tour Schedules

  • Arriving 7th July 2015, Departing 8th August 2015
  • GUI Training Campus & play golf at Carton House courses, Monty & O’Meara (3 days)
  • North of Ireland Amateur Open Championship (7 days)
    • Royal Portrush GC, British Open venue, host to Irish Open & ranked 16 in the World
    • Previous winners include Lowry, Clarke & Hoey
    • Runner-up’s include McDowell, McGinley (x2), Harrington (x2)
  • GUI Training Campus & play golf at Carton House courses, Monty or O’Meara (2 days)
  • South of Ireland Amateur Open Championship (7 days)
    • Lahinch GC, a magnificent links ranked 64 in the world
    • Previous winners include McDowell, Clarke, McGinley
  • GUI Training Campus & play golf at Carton House courses, Monty or O’Meara (4 days)
  • Mullingar Scratch Trophy (4 days)
    • Previous winners include McIlroy, Lowry, Harrington, McGinley, Clarke, Walton, Smyth, etc.
  • Inaugural EGI Tour Championship Play-off Finals (4 days)
    • Carton House, 36 holes O’Meara & 36 holes Monty

Morning Session

  • 7.30am – 9am: TPI Training Session by Cannon Performance
  • 9am – 10am: Breakfast, followed by transfers to GUI National Academy
  • 10am – 12.30pm: Short Game & Long Game Coaching by GUI National Coach & Equipment Assessment

Afternoon Session

  • 12.30pm – 2pm: Lunch & Open Discussion Session with Golf Psychologist or Career Guidance by Tour Pro
  • 2pm – 3pm: Short Game & Long Game Coaching by GUI Coach
  • 3pm – 8pm: Golf on either O’Meara or Monty @ Carton House

Evening Session

  • 8pm – 9.30pm: Dinner in Carton House or Local Restaurant
  • 9.30pm – 11pm: Transfers to accommodation & Personal Time

Morning

  • 7am – 8am: Breakfast followed by transfer to Golf Course
  • 8am – 9am: Practice Session (GUI Coaching Staff available during this period)
  • 9am – 2pm: Tournament Play (GUI Coach will observe competitors in action)
  • 2pm – 3pm: Lunch

Afternoon / Evening

  • 3pm – 6pm: Practice or Leisure Time (GUI Coach available for adhoc sessions)
  • 6.30pm – 8pm: TPI Training Session (run by Cannon Performance)
  • 8pm – 9.30pm : Dinner (GUI Coach available for feedback session)
  • 9.30pm – 11pm : Personal Time

Included in tour:

  • All transfers (Airport, Accommodation, Tournaments, etc.)
  • Accommodation for 32 nights at Carton House & other leading hotels (including 4x laundry service)
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Full use of Gym, Pool & facilities at Carton House
  • All Tournament Entry Fees
  • All Golf at Carton House Golf Club
  • All Golf Coaching, including coaching at events
  • All TPI Fitness Sessions
  • Nutrition, Psychology & Career Guidance Sessions
  • Equipment Assessment at start & end of programme
  • Prize Fund & Trophy for Tour Championship Play-off Finals
  • Full access to Tour Guides for all 33 Days

Exclusions:

  • Flights to/from Ireland
  • 10 days Lunch & Dinner during tournament play in Portrush & Lahinch