NORTHERN IRELAND OPEN 2022

About

Clutch Pro Tour

The Northern Ireland Open presented by Modest! Golf will be delivered by the Clutch Pro Tour, a leading golf event organiser in the UK who delivered the 2021 event. They are the first truly gender equal tour with mixed gender pairings and equal prize funds.

Venues

New Format

  • Individual 54-hole professional event for professionals (men and women)
  • Simultaneous two-ball team event, one professional & one amateur
  • Play in fourballs, 2 teams in each fourball
  • Cut after Round 2, currently top 60 professionals plus top 10 leading teams in team event
  • Main prize fund for individual stroke play event plus additional prize fund for professionals in the team event – total professional prize fund £15,000
  • Prize for winning amateur in team event

Competitors

  • Men and women (professionals and amateurs)
  • Amateurs will include local celebrities, members of the three host venues, golfers from the island of Ireland plus overseas visitors.

Practice Rounds

  • Saturday 2nd July and Sunday 3rd July, practice rounds available at Cairndhu, Castlerock and Galgorm for Pros and selected amateurs eg guests of players travelling from overseas
  • Professionals also have the option to play or walk the course the evening before the round

Plate Competition

  • All players, both professional and amateur who do not make the final round cut for Galgorm, will be able to take part in a plate competition at Cairndhu on Wednesday 6th July with individual prizes for leading professionals and amateurs

Cairndhu

Coastal headland along the Antrim coast near Larne, between Belfast and Portrush. Cairndhu Golf Club always provides a warm welcome for members and visitors. Host of the 2021 NI Open and the 2021 ISPS HANDA World Invitational qualifier.

Galgorm

Northern Ireland’s premier tournament venue. Home to the ISPS Handa World Invitational, host venue to the 2020 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open and perennial home of the Northern Ireland Open. Galgorm is one of the best parklands in the country with international recognition.

Castlerock

A classic links course set amid towering dunes. Situated on the Causeway coast and only a 20 minute drive from both Royal Portrush Golf Club and Portstewart Golf Club, Castlerock is an exceptional links venues on the Antrim coast that complements its neighbours like Royal Portrush.

2022 Tournament Week

MONDAY

DAY 1
July 4, 2022
Cairndhu Golf Club

TUESDAY

DAY 2
July 5, 2022
Castlerock Golf Club

WEDNESDAY

DAY 3
July 6, 2022
Galgorm

GET IN TOUCH

Get in touch with the Northern Ireland Open team.

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