The K Club - Palmer South 2021


This will be another sell-out tournament on the Golf Digest Tour schedule. The Palmer South Course needs no introduction and this Palmer design is world-famous.

Venue: The K Club - Palmer South

Date: Friday 27th August  2021

Entry: €65 Visitors, Palmer South Members €40.00


The categories include handicap 0-12, 13-24 and ladies 0-36. There are THREE prizes in each category and if you win, it's YOUR CHOICE: 1st (Bushnell V5 Laser or TaylorMade SIM2 Driver), 2nd (Bushnell GPS Wingman or TaylorMade Spider X Putter) and 3rd (Bushnell GPS Watch or TaylorMade Stand Bag).

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.


This will be another sell-out tournament on the Golf Digest Tour schedule. The Palmer South Course, needs no introduction and this Palmer design is world-famous.

 The Course at the K Club located in Kildare and is undoubtedly one of the best golf courses in the country, constantly one of the top-ranked courses in the Golf Digest Top 100 Irish Golf Courses list.  

The Palmer South boasts a unique ‘inland links’ design with fairways ebbing and flowing like the babbling River Liffey.It is a surprising links style course which lots of water features and bunkers which forces players to think on their feet. With dramatic landscapes, dune type mounding throughout and meticulously contoured putting surfaces, the Palmer South is one of the best-developed inland golf courses in the country.

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It is almost impossible to make a comparison, such is the experience. With a combination of doglegs skirting the water’s edge on the 5th and 6th hole, leading up to the almighty 7th ‘Swallow Quarry’ hole.

 The Palmer South is guaranteed to entice and challenge even the most avid of golfers, so book early and get your game together for a great day out.


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

“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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