Ross golf club Kerry

Ross golf course Kerry

Ross Golf Course

Ross Club Crest

Designed by Roger Jones, Ross golf club opened in 1995.  affiliated to the golfing union of Ireland, it is regarded as one of the best nine-hole courses in Ireland.  Ross golf club is situated in the south west, in the attractive tourist town of Killarney, surrounded by mountains, lakes and national park.  Ross golf club boasts magnificent scenery, water and woodlands.  It is a unique championship standard 9-hole course, open each day from 8.00am to sunset.

Located within walking distance of Killarney town centre, we are open to locals and visitors alike.  Golf tuition available 7 days a week by Alan O’ Meara, PGA golf professional.  Groups and golf are also catered for.  Full bar and snack bar open all day and barbeques can be arranged to suit.  Booking is advisable especially in high season.

Ross golf club has a pro shop in the clubhouse, sporting all of the latest golfing equipment and clothing.

Green Fees Midweek: €25
Green Fees Weekends & B.H.: €25
Green Fees with a Member: €20
Green Fees for Opens: €15
Practice Area: Yes
Club Hire: Yes
Buggy Hire: No
Soft Spikes: Yes
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 9
Members 233
Designer Roger Jones
Founded 1995
Address

Ross Road,
Killarney,
Co. Kerry

Telephone 064-66-31125
Email info@rossgolfcourse.com
Website Ross golf club website
Secretary/Manager: Michael Lucey
Captain: Jimmie Smith
Lady Captain:
President: Terence Mulcahy
Vice-Captains': None
Hon. Secretary: Denis Cronin & Noreen O'Mahony
Club Pro: Mark Heinemann
Hon. Treasurer: Tony Lenighan & Bridie Doyle
Comp. Secretary: Michael Casey
Ross Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:52.044624
Long:-9.516864
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 8.00am to dusk
Mobile phones: Not on course
Dress Code: Neat and casual,
Catering: Full bar & Snacks Days to Avoid: None
Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Midweek & Weekends Pre-booking for open Tournaments:14 Days in advance

Ross Golf Club Fixtures 2017 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2017 (to be Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Lady Captain's Prize Sunday 4 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Sunday 11 June   Closed 1
President's Prize Sunday 3 September   Closed 1
Ladies Open Friday 14 April   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 6 May   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 13 May   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 3 June   Open 1
Open Day Tuesday 6 June   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 10 June   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 17 June   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 24 June   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 1 July   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 8 July   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 15 July   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 22 July   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 29 July
  Open 1
Open Day Saturday 5 August   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 12 August   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 19 August   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 26 August   Open 1
Ladies Open Friday 1 September   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 2 September   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 9 September   Open 1
Open Day Saturday 16 September   Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 72 SSS 72 6,330 yd's
Red Par 73 SSS 72 5,284 yd's
Green Par 72 SSS 71 6,118 yd's
Blue Par 72 SSS 73 6,514 yd's

Card

Hole No. Blue White Green Par Index Red Par Index
1 338 330 317 4 10 307 4 8
2 548 543 527 5 14 455 5 10
3 408 401 396 4 4 324 4 6
4 398 388 377 4 12 351 4 2
5 400 393 377 4 2 355 4 4
6 124 122 120 3 18 91 3 18
7 271 266 264 4 8 236 5 14
8 170 152 143 3 6 100 3 16
9 600 570 535 5 16 423 5 12
Out 3,257 3,108 2,988 36   2,642 36  
10 338 330 317 4 9 307 4 7
11 548 543 527 5 13 455 5 9
12 408 401 396 4 3 324 4 1
13 398 388 377 3 11 351 4 1
14 400 393 380 4 1 355 4 3
15 124 122 120 3 17 91 3 17
16 271 266 264 4 7 236 4 13
17 170 152 143 3 5 100 3 15
18 600 570 535 5 15 423 5 11
In 3,257 3,165 3,059 36   2,642 36  
Total 6,514 6,330 6,118 72   5,284 72  
Extra Hole 240 235 230 4   220 4  
SSS 73 72 71     72    

Members Achievements

Ross Golf Club won the Munster County Clubs Championship at Mitchelstown in 2002, when the team was Simon Gallivn, Donie Mulcahy, Peter Wickham, Ger Linehan, Diarmuid O'Shea, Barry Woulfe, Damien Fleming, Ambrose O'Donovan, Anthony O'Carroll and they were captained by Alan O'Meara.

Ross won the Kerry 9s in 2003

They won the Country Clubs in 2002

History of Ross

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
Mrs. Phyllis O'Sullivan 1995 Ladies Captain
Con O'Mahony 1995 Men's Captain
Margaret O'Donoghue 1996 Ladies Captain
Brendan Cussack 1996 Men's Captain
Mrs. Ann O'Shea 1997 Ladies Captain
Sean MacMonagle 1997 Men's Captain
Jim Fleming 1997 President
Mrs. Ann O'Shea 1998 Ladies Captain
Diarmuid O'Shea 1998 Men's Captain
Maurice O'Donoghue 1998 President
Agnes Lenihan 1999 Ladies Captain
Frank Doran 1999 Men's Captain
Humphrey Towmey 1999 President
Ann O'Rourke 2000 Ladies Captain
Sean O'Brien 2000 Men's Captain
Humphrey Twomey 2000 President
Margaret Lanigan 2001 Ladies Captain
Barry Woulfe 2001 Men's Captain
Niall Brosnan 2001 President
Bridie Brosnan 2002 Ladies Captain
Tadhg Moynihan 2002 Men's Captain
Bridie Doyle 2003 Ladies Captain
Margaret O'Donoghue 2003 Ladies President
Mossie Cremin 2003 Men's Captain
Con O'Mahony 2003 President
Noreen O'Mahoney 2004 Ladies Captain
Margaret O'Donoghue 2004 Ladies President
Andy Goulding 2004 Men's Captain
Con O'Mahony 2004 President
Martina Cusack 2005 Ladies Captain
Peggy Cronin 2005 Ladies President
Mike Brosnan 2005 Men's Captain
Mossie Cremin 2005 President
Eileen Switzer 2006 Ladies Captain
  2006 Ladies President
Noel O'Donoghue 2006 Men's Captain
Mossie Cremin 2006 President
Ailish O'Sullivan 2007 Ladies Captain
  2007 Ladies President
Dermot O'Connor 2007 Men's Captain
Con Healy 2007 President
Annamaria Gallivan 2008 Ladies Captain
  2008 Ladies President
Tony Lenihan 2008 Men's Captain
Con Healy 2008 President
Ailish Mulcahy 2009 Ladies Captain
Anne O'Shea 2009 Ladies President
Michael Casey 2009 Men's Captain
Noel O'Donoghue 2009 President
Helen O'Donoghue 2010 Ladies Captain
Anne O'Shea 2010 Ladies President
Donie Mulcahy 2010 Men's Captain
Noel O'Donoghue 2010 President
Julliette O'Sullivan 2011 Ladies Captain
Anne O'Shea 2011 Ladies President
Louis Holland 2011 Men's Captain
Aidan McGaley 2011 President
Helen O'Donoghue 2012 Ladies Captain
Anne O'Shea 2012 Ladies President
Jonothan Casey 2012 Men's Captain
Aidan McGaley 2012 President
Betty Farrell
2013 Ladies Captain
Michael O'Shea
2013 Men's Captain
Ambrose O'Donovan
2013 President
Mary Cronin 2014 Ladies Captain
Aidan O'Connor 2014 Men's Captain
Ambrose O'Donovan 2014 President
  2015 Ladies Captain
  2015 Men's Captain
Ambrose O'Donovan 2015 President
Lisa Kerfoot
2016 Ladies Captain
Sean Moynihan
2016 Men's Captain
Donie Mulcathey 2016 President
  2017 Ladies Captain
Jimmie Smith
2017 Men's Captain
Terence Mulcahy
2017 President
Ailish Mulcahy (13) 2017 Lowest Ladies Handicap
Mick Brosnan (6) 2017 Lowest Men's Handicap

Holes in One at Ross

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Alan O'Meara   4th Wedge 116 yd‘s
Mary Swanson   4th 5 iron 90 yd‘s
Sean McGillaway   6th 6 iron 154 yd‘s
Neill Brosnan   4th Wedge 116 yd‘s
Connie Brosnan 1 September 1994 6th 7 Iron 154 yd‘s
Ray Scanlon 20 July 1998 4th   100 yd’s
John J. Goggin 25 June 2006 15th   150 yd’s