2017 Irish Invitational
Monday, Sept 11 - Evening welcome reception hosted by the Partnership
Tuesday, Sept 12 - Portmarnock Golf Club
Wednesday, Sept 13 - Baltray Golf Club
Thursday, Sept 14 - Royal Dublin Golf Club; Gala Banquet Dinner
For participants from the U.S., the total cost of the trip, including a 4-night stay in The Merrion Hotel, Greens Fees, transportation to and from the courses, gala dinner, welcome reception, and a $500 gift to the Partnership (to be presented in Ireland) is $3,000. Participants are responsible for their own air travel, allowing flexibility for those wishing to extend their stay
The tournament will take place over three rounds; the combined score of each round will determine the winner. The format will include teams of 2 to play with overseas golfers. Day one will be best ball at 80% of handicap, day two will be best ball at 90% of handicap, and day three will be team quota (Bogie = 1 point, Par = 2 points, Birdie = 4 points, Eagle = 6 points, Double Eagle = 8 points). All participants must possess a certified handicap. Maximum handicap is 18.