Barton Cup

Barton Cup


The Barton Cup is a Leinster Men’s Foursomes competition that dates back to 1905.  The competition is played on a matchplay basis throughout, with New Ross facing regional teams in the opening rounds.  The Final is played over two legs, home and away, with all other matches being split 3 home and 2 away depending on the draw.

The basics:

  • Team consists of 10 players
  • Played off scratch
  • Played by Foursomes Match Play
  • Handicap
    • Combined handicap of each pair must NOT be LOWER than 14
    • Lowest playing handicap held in preceding year is the one which applies
  • Each player must have had a minimum of 4 returns in qualifying competitions recorded last year
  • Caddies are not permitted (new for 2019).

Team Managers

Davy Doran & Donal Hosey


New Ross have been drawn against Borris in the first round, with 3 matches at home and 2 in Borris.  The match will be played on or before Sunday April 14th 2019.  View the full draw below:

Barton Cup Draw 2019



Check your eligibility on Golfnet:

Golfnet Handicap Check