Connolly's Audi quattro Cup returns to Galway!
Galway Bay Golf Resort, 16th June 2023: The Connolly's Audi 2023 Audi quattro Cup returned to Galway on the 15th of June.150golfers took part in the event with perfect weather conditions at the stunning Galway Bay Golf Resort.
Sean Mangan and Emmett Loftus claimed the title of Connolly Motor Group Audi quattro Cup champions with a score of 42 points. They, along with the next five highest-ranking teams will qualify for the Audi quattro Cup National Final taking place in October at the luxury Druid’s Glen Resort on the newly re-opened Glen Golf Course. The Glen Golf Course has previously hosted four Irish Opens and is nicknamed the ‘Augusta of Europe’ and was recently upgraded to a spectacular 7,222-yard par-72 course, built to USGA standards, which this year’s Audi quattro Cup National Finalists will experience first-hand.
Padraig Keating, General Manager at Connolly’s Audi Galway commented: “Weare thrilled to be back on the golf course once again hosting theConnolly Motor Group Audi quattro Cup, the event that celebrates Audi’s historical connection to sport in a golfing context. At Audi, our aim isn’t just to develop mobility solutions that inspire and excite, but to create experiences that truly resonate and connect with our customers on a deeper level. The Audi quattro Cup is a particularly special event in the Connolly Motor Group’s annualcalendar as an opportunity to show our appreciation to our loyal Audi customers.”
The Connolly Motor Group Audi quattro Cup is the second of eight regional quattro Cup events taking place throughout June and July at some of Ireland’s leading Championship golf clubs, culminating in the Irish National Final. 1,100 amateur golfers from across the country will vie for the ultimate honour of representing Ireland at the 2023 World Final, hosted in the picturesque Al MoujGolf Club, Oman. This year will mark the 33rd hosting of the prestigious Audi quattro Cup, the largest amateur golf tournament series in the world.
The World Finalin November will present finalists from 38 countries across the world, including Ireland, with a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit and play on a World Top 100 golf course on the pristine Indian Ocean coastline of Oman, against a backdrop of the Hajar mountains. For further information, visit AudiQuattroCup.com. Watch our highlight reel below!
Sean Mangan and Emmett Loftus
Ken Irwin and Mark Corrigan
41 (21 Back 9)
Dylan McEnaney and Fionnan Cassidy
41 (20 Back 9)
Darren Joyce and James Cavanagh
41 (19 Back 9)
Gerry Lally and Martin Heffernan
Thomas Hogan and Eamonn Ryan
39 (21 Back 9)
Nearest to the Pin: 4thDylan Smyth
Nearest to the Pin: 15th Darren Joyce