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2018 Mary McKenna Trophy Entry Invitation



15th December 2017

Mary McKenna Diamond Trophy Tournament 2018

Dear Hon. Secretary,

It is with pleasure that we invite the ladies of your Club to enter the Mary McKenna Diamond Trophy Tournament 2018, the only All Ireland competition organised exclusively for lady golfers aged sixty and over.

We are delighted to inform you that year 2017 of this prestigious competition was a resounding success.

The semi-finals and finals took place in Woodenbridge Golf Club on the 9th/10th of September 2017, attended by Mary McKenna MBE, who presented the prizes to the four finalists on Sunday evening. The tournament winners were Royal Tara GC (Leinster), 2nd Belvoir Park GC (Ulster), 3rd Tuam GC (Connacht), 4th Thurles GC (Munster).

Please find enclosed your Entry Form for 2018 and we request that you return it to us not later than Friday 16th  February 2018. The Entry Fee of  €180.00 payable to Woodenbridge Golf Club is to accompany the completed entry form and we look forward to your Club’s entry in the tournament.

We will acknowledge receipt of your entry fee at the end of February 2018 at which time we will issue you with the Inter Club and Inter County Draws with associated match deadline dates. The draw for the competition will be made in early March and emailed to all the participating clubs. It will also be posted on the Woodenbridge Website.

We are also enclosing a copy of the Rules. The competition format will be Scotch Foursomes. The teams will consist of 5 pairings, with a combined handicap limit of 50.

On securing the title of Provincial winner, the four finalists of the 2018 competition will be hosted by Woodenbridge GC for the Finals Weekend which includes two nights B&B in the Woodenbridge Hotel and a Gala Dinner in the clubhouse on the Sunday evening. Each team member and team manager will also receive a prize of exceptional quality.

We would very much appreciate if you could confirm safe receipt of this Invitation Letter and as it is the changeover period, please let us know the relevant email address for follow up. If there is any matter which requires clarification, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Yours sincerely,

Susan Fitzpatrick

Susan Fitzpatrick,


Mary McKenna Committee.


Click here to download Competition Rules