Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy says he is “very honoured and proud” to be world number one, after clinching his third PGA Tour victory at the Honda Classic in Florida.
Rory McIlroy boosted his hopes of finishing the year as Europe’s top golfer when he sensationally holed a 15-foot bunker shot for birdie at the last to capture the Hong Kong Open on Sunday.
Post Solheim Cup, you may be interested in what Marc Vande Broek, Chief Referee, of the 12th Solheim Cup at Killeen Castle had to say about the course. I found it a pleasure to work with Marc and would like to thank him for his mention in his article. To read his article go to:
Julian Mooney, Director of Agronomy
In just under 6 days the first official practice round will take place in advance of The 2011 Solheim Cup.
John A. Solheim, Chairman & CEO of Karsten Manufacturing had a very unusual encounter during the third round of The Rolex Trophy at Golf Club de Genève on Friday.
Captain Alison Nicholas has named her European Team for The Solheim Cup, taking place at Killeen Castle in Ireland from September 23-25. Nicholas handed her wild cards to Spain’s Azahara Muñoz, Sweden’s Caroline Hedwall, England’s Karen Stupples and Sandra Gal of Germany.
Charles Charmot, Head Greenkeeper, Golf Club de Genève is pictured with Julian Mooney on the 18th Green following round 2 of The Rolex Trophy.
This week the European Challenge Tour returns to Golf Club de Genève for the 20th edition of The Rolex Trophy. Weather conditions are making tournament preparation difficult with temperatures exceeding 34° Celsius this week.