The Book of Irish Golf

John Redmond’s “The Book of Irish Golf” is a comprehensive exploration of the sport’s rich history and vibrant presence in Ireland. The book is celebrated for its detailed account of Ireland’s golfing tradition. Redmond takes readers through the evolution of the sport in Ireland, highlighting the exclusive nature of the early courses and the sport’s burgeoning popularity today. 


Redmond’s work is not just a historical account; it’s a tribute to the game’s dynamic personalities who have popularized golf in Ireland. The book covers great moments in Irish golf, presents statistics and records set on Irish courses, and includes stunning photographs of historic courses and notable competitors.

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The author

John Redmond, is an award-winning sports reporter and a former golf correspondent and group sports news editor with Irish Press Newspapers. His expertise and passion for the sport are evident throughout the book.

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Redmond, John


Irish Interest



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