Dromoland Castle Golf Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Head Golf Pro, Ian Kearney. Ian will be joining the 5 Star team at the impressive Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club in Co. Clare.
Ian Kearney PGA Head Coach at Dromoland Golf Club
With an outstanding golf career behind him, Ian is the latest addition to an already prominent and loyal golf team at Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club.
Speaking about embarking on his new role, Ian Kearney said; “I have been looking for an opportunity to work within a team dedicated to excellence and I am understandably thrilled to be joining the Internationally renowned, prestigious and much-loved Dromoland.”
Ian is a PGA qualified golf coach and has been awarded the prestigious PGA Irish Trainee of the Year on two occasions while completing his training at Doonbeg Golf Club in Co. Clare.
Since turning professional, Ian has spent almost two years working with Taylormade Adidas Golf at their global headquarters in Germany. During this time, he also provided support to Taylormade Staff professionals including the world number one at the time, Martin Kaymer.
Ian has worked in Trump International Golf Links Doonbeg since 2011 and completed his Masters degree in Sports Coaching at the renowned Loughborough University specialising in instruction and coaching philosophy. He is the current Golfing Union of Ireland Under 16’s National Coach and Lead Connacht Coach, of which Connacht Juniors have won five national championships in the past twelve months.
Ian is excited to bring his knowledge and experience in coaching players of all levels to Dromoland Castle Golf and Country Club and looks forward to getting to know the members and guests over the coming season.