Bunclody Golf and Fishing Club, Wexford


Designed by Jeff Howes, The Championship, parkland course, is 7,164 yards with PGA standard sand based greens and all year playability due to the exceptional drainage.

Venue: Bunclody Golf and Fishing CLub

Date: Friday 14th August 2020

Entry: Visitor €60, Member €40

Surrounded by fantastic scenery, a forest and the River Slaney frame this magnificent course to perfection.

Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club is situated in 300 acres of breathtaking parklands in the former Hall-Dare Estate on the Carlow/Wexford border.

Bunclody Golf Club is proving to be the premier golf course in Carlow and Wexford, drawing golf fans from all around the south east.

The luxurious locker rooms and sauna provide weary golfers with a place to relax and unwind prior to enjoying the magnificent scenery from their first class bar and restaurant.

Entry to The Golf Digest Open is €60 per visitor, €40 for members and is open to all golfers, even those without an official handicap. Only golfers with an official GUI or ILGU handicap can enter the main Category competitions.

The categories include handicap 0-12, 13-24 and ladies 0-36. There are THREE prizes in each category: 1st (Bushnell V5 Laser), 2nd (Bushnell GPS Wingman) and 3rd (Bushnell GPS Watch).

All golfers, including those without an official handicap, can win prizes on all FOUR Par 3 Nearest the Pin competitions and on the TWO Longest Drives competitions.

All Category winners on the day go through to the Golf Digest Open Grand Final at the Heritage Golf Resort and the winner will be crowned the Golf Digest Open Champion Golfer 2020.

Due to COVID-19 there will be no goodie bags or prize giving. However, there will still be FREE drinks at the reception, the 9th Hole and one the first tee. As usual, there is also a FREE delicious burger after nine holes...yum.


What they say...

“It offers a wonderful opportunity for real golfing people to get together in a competitive environment. The day is expertly organised and has a real tour feel about it.” 
 Dermot Gilleece, Sunday Independent
“I’ve always enjoyed the Golf Digest events, my friends and I go out of our way to attend as many as we can. They’re excellently fun, at the finest locations and the lads make you feel like a Tour Player”.
John Caulfield, TaylorMade

“Golf Digest tournaments are a fantastic day out for golfers at all levels. The prizes are amazing and the day is incredible, well organised and you really get the feeling of what it is like for the boys on tour.”
John Kelly, PGA Order of Merit Winner
“These events are fantastic. You really feel like you are playing in a big tournament. I played four events last year and hope to play six or more in 2012. Getting to the Grand Final was a wonderful bonus and a great experience.” Brian Quinn 

“Golf Digest provides the ultimate golfing experience on a local level, a must day out for anyone who is passionate about golf. The events are extremely well run and I always look forward to playing in them” 
Alastair Eagle, Callaway

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