Killeen golf club Kildare

Killeen golf course Kildare

Killeen Golf Course

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Killeen Golf Club has recently undergone a Full redesign. The design work carried out by Maurice Kelly features twelve new U.S.G.A. specification Greens, New Course layout, Extensive Tree Planting of semi-mature trees and additional water hazards. The superb redevelopment has made this Parkland Course become a must play for all golfers.

Further extensive work by Maurice Kelly and course builder Bernard Mullins in 1998 brought the course up to full Championship standard.

Featuring a state-of-the-art drainage and irrigation system this ensures the course is playable all year-round.

An excellent par 72 course measuring 6800 yards with its many lakes, trees and wildlife areas offers a rewarding challenge to all levels of golfers.

Green Fees Mon. to Thurs.: €20/40
Green Fees Weekends & B.H.: €45
Green Fees with a Member: €20/25
Green Fees for Opens: €15
Practice Area: Yes
Club Hire: Yes
Buggy Hire: €25 Yes
Soft Spikes: Yes
Full Membership Available: Yes
Full Membership Fee: €899
Entrance Fee: None
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 18
Members 722
Designer Tom Craddock & Pat Ruddy
Founded 1992
Address

Kill,
Co. Kildare

Telephone 045-866003
Email admin@killeengc.ie
Website Killeen golf club website
Secretary/Manager: Enda Buckley
Captain: Pat McBennett
Lady Captain: Rita Moran
President:

George Jenkinson

Vice-Captains': Paul Heffernen &
Hon. Secretary: Charles Moran & Evelyn Daly
Club Pro: Brian Cosgrove
Hon. Treasurer: Francis Mann & Margaret MacArdle
Comp. Secretary: Aidan Hosty & Marie Conlon
Killeen Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:53.270065
Long:-6.656985
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 9.00am to 11.30pm
Mobile phones: Not on course
Dress Code: Neat and casual, no denim
Catering: Full catering, facilities Days to Avoid: None
Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Midweek & Weekends Pre-booking for open Tournaments: 14-days in advance

Killeen Golf Club Fixtures 2017 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2017 (to be Confirmed)        
Event. Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Sunday 19 February   Closed 1
Captain's Prize to the Ladies (Q) Saturday 24 June Sunday 25 June Closed 2
Captain's Prize to the Ladies (Q) Sunday 25 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize (Q) Saturday 24 June Sunday 25 June Closed 2
Captain's Prize (Q) Sunday 25 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize to the Ladies (Q) Tuesday 27 June   Closed 1
Captain's Prize to the Ladies Sunday 2 July   Closed 1
Captain's Prize Sunday 5 July   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Round 1 Tuesday 7 July   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize to the Men Saturday 8 July Sunday 9 July Closed 2
Lady Captain's Prize Final Sunday 9 July   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize to the Men Sunday 9 July   Closed 1
President's Prize (Q) Saturday 2 September Sunday 3 September Closed 2
President's Prize (Q) Sunday 3 September   Closed 1
President's Prize to the Ladies (Q) Saturday 2 September Sunday 3 September Closed 2
President's Prize to the Ladies Sunday 3 September   Closed 1
President's Prize Sunday 2 September   Closed 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 3 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 10 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 17 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 24 January   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 31 January
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 February   Open 1
Junior Open Wednesday 8 February   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 14 February   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 February   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 February
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 7 March   Open 1
Team Event Sunday 12 March Tuesday 14 March Open 3
Team Event Monday 13 March   Open 1
Team Event Tuesday 14 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 March   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 March
  Open 1
Team Event Monday 3 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 4 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 11 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 18 April   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 25 April   Open 1
Junior Scratch Cup Sunday 30 April
  Open 1
4-Person Team Event Monday 1 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 2 May   Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Friday 5 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 9 May   Open 1
Ladies Singles Stableford Thursday 11 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 16 May   Open 1
L. & G. Seniors Singles Stableford Thursday 17 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 23 May   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 30 May   Open 1
Start of Open Week Friday 2 June
Sunday 11 June Open 11
L. & G. Fourball Betterball
Friday 2 June
  Open 1
L. & G. 4-Person Team Event
Saturday 3 June
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Sunday 4 June
  Open 1
L. & G. 4-Person Team Event Monday 5 June
  Open 1
L. & G. Singles Stableford Tuesday 6 June   Open 1
L. & G. 3-Person Team Event Wednesday 7 June   Open 1
Ladies 3-Person Team Event
Thursday 8 June   Open 1
Singles Stableford Thursday 8 June   Open 1
L. & G. 3-Person Team Event Friday 9 June   Open 1
L. & G. 4-Person Team Event Saturday 10 June   Open 1
Senior Scratch Cup (+ to 4)
Sunday 11 June   Open 1
Junior Scratch Cup (5 to 9) Sunday 11 June   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 13 June   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 20 June   Open 1
Seniors Singles Stableford Thursday 22 June   Open 1
Irish Senior Cup (Q)
Saturday 24 June   GUI 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 27 June
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 4 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 11 July   Open 1
Ladies 2-Person Team Event Thursday 13 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 18 July   Open 1
Seniors Singles Stableford Thursday 20 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 25 July   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 1 August   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 8 August   Open 1
Ladies 2-Person Team Event Thursday 10 August   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 15 August   Open 1
Seniors Singles Stableford Thursday 16 August   Open 1
Killeen Pro-Am Friday 18 August   IPGA 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 22 August   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 29 August
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 5 September   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 12 September   Open 1
Ladies 2-Person Team Event Thursday 14 September   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 19 September   Open 1
Seniors Singles Stableford Thursday 21 September   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 26 September
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 3 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 10 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 17 October   Open 1
Seniors Singles Stableford Thursday 19 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 24 October   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 31 October
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 6 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 14 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 21 November   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 28 November
  Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 5 December   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 12 December   Open 1
Singles Stableford Tuesday 19 December   Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
White Par 72 SSS 71 6,468 yd's
Red Par 72 SSS 71 5,374 yd's
Green Par 72 SSS 70 6,193 yd's
Blue Par 72 SSS 72 6,743 yd's

Card

Hole No. Blue White Green Par Index Red Par Index
1 512 500 487 5 10 416 5 8
2 410 401 389 4 6 322 4 10
3 386 372 348 4 14
338 4 6
4 402 376 366 4 12 288 4 14
5 402 390 349 4 2 330 4 4
6 208 198 188 3 18
150 3 18
7 366 356 342 4 8 300 4 2
8 139 129 115 3 16 97 3 16
9 566 535 511 5 4
433 5 12
Out 3,391 3,257 3,095 36   2,674 36  
10 510 504 493 5 15 431 5 7
11 390 382 372 4 7 331 4 9
12 416 406 397 4 3 344 4 1
13 369 360 336 4 11 294 4 13
14 178 167 160 3 9 155 3 17
15 429 402 387 4 1 300 4 5
16 468 458 446 5 17 397 5 11
17 416 390 380 4 5 333 4 3
18 176 142 127 3 13 115 3 15
In 3,352 3,211 3,098 36   2,700 36  
Total 6,743 6,468 6,183 72   5,374 72  
SSS 72 71 70     71    

Notable rounds

Men's Course Record: 67 Maurice Kelly (0) 05/09/2004 

Ladies Course Record: 72 Josie Ryan

Members Achievements

Congratulations to Maurice Kelly who won the Michael Hennelly Perpetual Award in 2010, he won the Irish Seniors, Open and Close Championships, the Leinster Seniors, was runner-up in the Munster Seniors and 3rd in the Ulster Seniors Championship. Needless to say he won it by double-scores with a total of 240-points, William Donlon of Birr Golf Club was second with 120-pointa.  

Mark & Noel Shaw both playing of (14) 42 pts. at Druid's Heath in the National Final of the O2 All-Ireland Masters. They qualified for the Grand Final played at the Kempinski Resort Hotel, Estepona, Spain in October 2004. They set out for the 5* Hotel on 9th October where having played a practice round they then went on to compete in the Grand Final over four days.

Members who played representative golf for Country or Province;

Maurice Kelly represented Ireland at Senior (55+) from 2005 to 2010 playing 46-times won 28-matches halved five and lost 13-matches accumulating 61-points;

Niall Gorey represented Leinster at Senior Interprovincial level from 2006 to 2010 playing 20-times won 12-matches halved three and lost 5-matches accumulating 27-points;

History of Killeen

Founded 1992

The Course was first laid out in 1980. It has undergone continuous re-development and improvement. in 1994 the purchase of additional land and a redesign by Tom Craddock and Pat Ruddy was a significant milestone for the Club. The change of ownership brought the course up to Championship standard, this was carried out by Maurice Kelly.

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
Allen McConnell 1992 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1992 President
Michael Sheehan 1993 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1993 President
Michael Sheehan 1994 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1994 President
Marie Loughlin 1995 Ladies Captain
Paddy Kelly 1995 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1995 President
Lina Corrigan 1996 Ladies Captain
Paddy Kelly 1996 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1996 President
Brid Ryan 1997 Ladies Captain
Joe Newman 1997 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1997 President
Denise Byrne 1998 Ladies Captain
Joe Newman 1998 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1998 President
Ann McLoughlin 1999 Ladies Captain
Tom O'Brien 1999 Men's Captain
Michael McCarthy 1999 President
Joan Palmer 2000 Ladies Captain
Bernard Cahill 2000 Men's Captain
Jim Murray 2000 President
Deirdre O'Sullivan 2001 Ladies Captain
Bill Long 2001 Men's Captain
Jim Murray 2001 President
B. Long 2002 Ladies Captain
Jim Kelly 2002 Men's Captain
Bill Long 2002 President
Elizabeth Kelly 2003 Ladies Captain
Liam Burke 2003 Men's Captain
Bill Long 2003 President
Siobhan O'Brien 2004 Ladies Captain
Declan Hallahan 2004 Men's Captain
Bill Long 2004 President
Paula Burke 2005 Ladies Captain
Thomas Wade 2005 Men's Captain
Jim Kelly 2005 President
Mary Rose Kiely 2006 Ladies Captain
Joe Lavin 2006 Men's Captain
Jim Kelly 2006 President
Noirin Fitzgerald 2007 Ladies Captain
Gerry Shanley 2007 Men's Captain
Jim Kelly 2007 President
Sheelagh Butler 2008 Ladies Captain
Danny Gallagher 2008 Men's Captain
Gerry Shanley 2008 President
Wendy Hogan 2009 Ladies Captain
Vincent Butler 2009 Men's Captain
Gerry Shanley 2009 President
Catherine Bennett 2010 Ladies Captain
Willie O'Brien  2010 Men's Captain
Gerry Shanley 2010 President
Agnes O'Neill 2011 Ladies Captain
Anthony Flynn 2011 Men's Captain
Brendan Cullen 2011 President
Mary Whelan 2012 Ladies Captain
Noel Fannin 2012 Men's Captain
Brendan Cullen 2012 President
Maureen Carey 2013 Ladies Captain
Art O'Molloy 2013 Men's Captain
Brendan Cullen 2013 President
Patricia Deane 2014 Ladies Captain
Alan Murphy 2014 Men's Captain
Tony Walsh 2014 President
Marie Conlon 2015 Ladies Captain
Tommy Warren 2015 Men's Captain
George Jenkinson 2015 President
Bee Donegan 2016 Ladies Captain
Enda Buckley 2016 Men's Captain

George Jenkinson

2016 President
Rita Moran 2017 Ladies Captain
Pat McBennett 2017 Men's Captain
George Jenkinson
2017 President
Joanne Behan (9) 2017 Lowest Ladies Handicap
Shane McCabe 2017 Lowest Men's Handicap
Donal Hogan (0) 2017 Lowest Men's Handicap

Holes in One at Killeen

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Tom O'Brien 28 July 2002 14th   160 yd´s
Paul Heffernan 19 September 2004 14th   185 yd´s
Odhran O'Brien 31 November 2004 14th   185 yd´s
Paula Burke 11 December 2005 18th   115 yd´s
Robert Coleman 28 January 2006 18th   145 yd´s
Paul Lacey 17 September 2006 18th   176 yd´s
Allan McConnell 14 October 2006 8th   130 yd´s
Kieran Ahern 11 November 2006 18th   130 yd´s
Tommy Wade 7 July 2009 8th   129 yd´s
Anthony Flynn 26 July 2009 8th   139 yd´s
Noel Herterich 18 August 2009 18th   142 yd´s
Pearse O'Neill 10 November 2009 14th   167 yd´s
Sean Conlon   8th   130 yd's
Dave Parsons   14th   167 yd's
Val Malone   8th   130 yd's
Tony Walsh   14th   167 yd's
John Whelan   18th   142 yd's
Tommy Warren   14th   167 yd's
Joe Cunningham   18th   142 yd's