• Golfing in the Glenns 18 Jul 2017

    Open 3 Ball Scramble

    In conjunction with the British Open, the Club is running a 3 Ball Open Scramble sponsored by Colm Quinn BMW Motors Athlone on Saturday/ Sunday, July 22/23. So instead of travelling to Birkdale to cheer on Shane,Rory, not to mention Padraig, the

  • Golfing in the Glenns 11 Jul 2017


    Once more well done and heartiest congratulations to Billy Donlon on winning the Rose Bowl at the Irish Seniors Close at Malone Club, Belfast. Billy was glad to meet up with Olive Milne a staunch ex Birr member. Olive is now lady secretary  at

  • Golfing in the Glenns 04 Jul 2017


    Seniors. 1st:  T.Murtagh, J.Kelly, G.Claffey  (50.7); 2nd: P.Bennett, T.Rosney, D.Kealey  (51.5).

    O’Dowd Trophy.  1st Peter Keane 42 pts. 2nd Sean Doorley 40 pts. Gross: Billy McGarry 36 pts. 3rd Jerome Molloy 40

  • Golfing in the Glenns 27 Jun 2017

    GUI Senior Cup Leinster qualifying round

    The Glenns were a proverbial hive of activity last weekend with a qualifying round of  the Irish Senior Cup taking place. The competing teams were: Birr, Tullamore, Mullingar, Esker Hills, Castle Barna,, Edenderry, Mount

  • Golfing in the Glenns 20 June 2017

    President’s Prize

    The final of President Tom Rigney’s prize was held on Saturday afternoon in glorious sunshine. At the presentation of prizes later that evening President Tom thanked all who played and hoped that the qualifying  nine holes added an extra dimension to