Jimmy Bruen

Jimmy Bruen


The Jimmy Bruen Shield is a National Foursomes Competition aimed at golfers with handicaps between 5 & 11.  New Ross enters at a regional qualifying event each year, involving a strokeplay qualifying round and matchplay thereafter.  The winners go on the the Leinster finals, and the Leinster winners compete at the All Ireland Cups & Shields finals in September.

The basics:

  • Team consists of 10 members
  • Foursomes Stroke Play  into Foursomes match play
  • Played off scratch
  • Each player must have had a minimum of 4 returns in qualifying competitions recorded last year
  • Handicap
    • NOT eligible if no handicap last year
    • NOT eligible if handicap was less than 5 last year
    • Combined handicap of each pair must NOT have been LOWER than 15 last year
  • Captain may nominate 2 pairs as reserves
  • A nominated reserve pair may be placed in the same position as the pair who had to withdraw
  • Caddies are not permitted.

Team Manager 2020

Brian Teague/James Roche

Regional Qualifying

New Ross take part in regional qualifying at Borris on Saturday May 23rd 2020

View full details of the draw below:

Jimmy Bruen Draw 2020

Check your eligibility for the team on Golfnet

Golfnet Handicap Check

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