A group of international golfing media from the US, Canada, Denmark, France Italy, Germany and Italy are play
ing some of Donegal’s top golf courses on the Wild Atlantic Way, ahead of the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open which takes place in Ballyliffin Golf Club from 4-8 July.
The trip, organised by Fáilte Ireland, will allow the journalists to enjoy a showcase of some of the best courses in the North West along the Wild Atlantic Way, including Rosapenna Sandy Hills golf course and Portsalon Golf Club, Old Links Ballyliffin before teeing off at Glashedy Links Ballyliffin, venue for this year’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
Included in the visiting golfing media, are representatives from US Golf Magazine, the world's most widely read golf publication, online outlets such as Augusta.com and Golbal Golf Post, USA, as well as representatives from leading newspapers, the Toronto Star, Canada, Denmark’s Golfbladet and Italian magazine, Golf & Turismo, radio station, Golfnews.Net and their The 19th Hole Show.
Explaining the importance of such media trips, Alex Connolly, Head of Communications & International Publicity
with Fáilte Ireland, said: