Provincial Towns

Provincial Towns


The Provincial Towns Challenge Cup is a singles matchplay Leinster branch GUI event.  It is aimed at 9-12 handicap golfers.  Teams enter from all over Leinster excluding the Dublin area (where an equivalent competition, the Metropolitan Cup, is run).  New Ross play against regional opposition in the early rounds.  The final is played over two legs, home and away.

The basics:

  • Team consists of 9 members
  • Played off scratch
  • Played by singles match play
  • Handicap – NOT eligible if it was less than 9 last year
  • Each player must have had a minimum of 4 returns in qualifying competitions recorded last year
  • All matches must be played to a conclusion (unless an overall result has been reached).
  • Caddies permitted

Team Managers

Ger Ronan & Andrew Ryan & Pat McGrath


New Ross have received a bye in the first round and will meet the winners of Ballymoney & Bunclody in the second round, with 5 matches at home and 4 away.  The match will be played on or before May 12th.  View the full draw below:

Provincial Towns Cup Draw 2019


Check your eligibility on Golfnet:

Golfnet Handicap Check