• Golfing in the Glenns 08 Aug 2017

    Captain’s Prize

    This weekend the qualifying round of  Captain Sean Moylan’s prize takes place. It is the coveted  trophy of all members. This year’s prize is sponsored by John Ryan Construction Ballyegan and the draw for partners will take place on Thursday evening at

  • 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