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ANNUAL CONFERENCE & GALA IRISH GOLF AWARDS

2nd & 3rd October 2022, Mount Juliet Estate

The Ireland Golf Tour Operator Association (IGTOA) represents many of the award-winning golf tour operators who help make the Emerald Isle one of the most beloved golfing destinations in the world. They create the experiences before, during and after the golf with their knowledge of the product and people involved throughout the island.

Our members and partners include the tour operators, resorts, courses, venues, accommodation providers, restaurants, transport companies, guides, driver guides and caddies who embody the wider Irish golf tourism industry.

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The Rose Hotel Tralee
Ballygarry House Hotel Tralee
The Rose Hotel Tralee

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2019 National Golf Tourism Conference & Gala Irish Golf Awards

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2022 GALA IRISH

IGTOA 2022 Awards logo

GOLF AWARDS

Accepting the Award: Padraig McGillicuddy & Marie Galvin. Presented by IGTOA Member Tom Kennedy, Experience Ireland Golf & Travel & John Shortt, Irish Golfer.

IGTOA 2022 Large Golf Hotel of the Year

BALLYGARRY ESTATE HOTEL & SPA

Accepting the Award: Susan Toal &  Declan McCarthy. Presented by IGTOA Allan O'Connor, Premier Golf & IGTOA Sponsor Donie O’Brien, ENO WINE.

IGTOA 2022 Boutique Golf Hotel of the Year

THE SUITES AT OLD HEAD

Accepting the Award: Noeleen McGrath and Michael McCole. Presented by IGTOA Member, Colm Crowley, Lyons Links & IGTOA Sponsor Noeleen Furlong, Hertz.

IGTOA 2022 Links Golf Course of the Year

NARIN & PORTNOO LINKS

Accepting the Award: George Diamondis Tourism NI on behalf of Royal Belfast.  Presented by IGTOA Member Tom Cotter,  The Consummate Pro and IGTOA Sponsor, Siobhan O’Sullivan, Mount Juliet, Estate.

IGTOA 2022 Parkland Golf Course of the Year

THE ROYAL BELFAST GOLF CLUB

Accepting the Award: John and Frank Casey.  Presented by IGTOA Member, Susan McCann, Carr Golf & IGTOA Sponsor Alex McEvoy, Wildan Sports.

IGTOA 2022 Golf Resort of the Year

ROSAPENNA HOTEL & GOLF RESORT

Accepting the Award: Jeff Fallon, The Royal Dublin, Golf Club. Presented by IGTOA Member Mary Hartnett, Scales Golf & Leisure & Travel IGTOA Sponsor Jenny O’Reilly, Fáilte Ireland.

IGTOA 2022 Golf Manager of the Year

JEFF FALLON, THE ROYAL DUBLIN GOLF CLUB

The Late Jerry Quinlan. Celtic Golf , Accepted by Josephine Quinlan. Presented by IGTOA Member Kyra Donworth and Ricael Kelly of JD Golf.

IGTOA 2022 Jerry Donworth Outstanding Contribution to Golf

THE LATE JERRY QUINLAN

Golf along the Wild Atlantic Way and in Ireland's Ancient East