KPMG turns into title sponsor of the Ladies’s Irish Open

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At this time, long-term supporter of each ladies’s sport and golf in Eire, KPMG has introduced that it’s going to turn out to be the title-sponsor of the KPMG Ladies’s Irish Open for the following three years. The event which is returning to the Girls European Tour (LET) schedule, following a ten-year absence, will happen from Thursday 22 to Sunday 25 of September 2022.

The occasion shall be staged at Dromoland Citadel’s championship course in County Clare and tickets for the KPMG Ladies’s Irish Open are actually on sale at www.womensirishopen.ie. 4-day tickets are priced at €35 whereas single-day tickets will price €15. Beneath 16s attending the occasion will even be admitted freed from cost.  

At this time’s announcement is an extension of KPMG’s ongoing dedication to the event, development, and empowerment of girls’s sport in Eire. Having beforehand supported the 20×20 marketing campaign and its ongoing sponsorship of Irish golfer Leona Maguire, Irish jockey, Rachael Blackmore and the Dublin Girls Gaelic soccer staff, KPMG has strived to create a #LevelGround between women and men’s sport in Eire.

KPMG supporting all ranges of golf

Along with its help of girls’s sport in Eire, KPMG additionally works to assist encourage greatness amongst golfers at each the grassroots {and professional} degree of golf. KPMG has an extended and proud heritage within the sport of golf, each in Eire and overseas, having been title sponsor of the KPMG Ladies’s PGA Championship since 2015, considered one of 5 majors within the ladies’s golf which happened final week in Maryland, USA. The event had a complete purse of $9 million, a 300% improve on the whole purse previous to KPMG’s sponsorship of the occasion, with the winner receiving $1.35 million.

In Eire, KPMG can also be the title sponsor of the KPMG Irish Children Golf Tour, which is open to women and boys aged 6 to 13 years previous and options a number of the greatest younger golfers in Eire.

Talking about in the present day’s announcement, Declan Keane, KPMG Chief Working Officer stated:

“KPMG is thrilled to announce that will probably be the title sponsor of the Ladies’s Irish Open forward of its historic return to the LET schedule in September. We’re extremely pleased with our historical past in supporting each the sport of golf, in addition to ladies’s sport in Eire, and with in the present day’s announcement, we look ahead to constructing our relationship with each over the approaching years. As a Agency, we’re dedicated to investing in younger gifted folks in Eire and it’s my hope that the KPMG Ladies’s Irish Open will encourage the following technology Irish golfers to compete on the highest degree of the sport.”  

Mark Nolan, Managing Director at Dromoland Citadel added:

“Dromoland Citadel are delighted to welcome KPMG as title sponsor for the Ladies’s Irish Open. We look ahead to working collectively in staging the historic return of this occasion to Eire for the primary time in 10 years. KPMG’s dedication to ladies’s sport & ladies’s golf over the previous variety of years, each in Eire & past are a transparent indication of their imaginative and prescient & we’re delighted to affix them on this journey & assist set up the KPMG Ladies’s Irish Open as one of many premier occasions of the Girls European Tour. Alongside our current funding of €2 million on our championship golf course, we look ahead to offering a platform for the main ladies golfers to showcase their skills in September.

Lastly, Vicky Tyas, Business & Advertising Director of Golf Eire, stated:

“It’s fantastic to see a worldwide firm KPMG including their title to the Ladies’s Irish Open. The calibre of the venue at Dromoland and now the addition of KPMG as lead sponsor over the following three years offers the occasion monumental power and depth. It’s a large dedication and vote of confidence within the improvement of girls’s golf and we, at Golf Eire, are certain that the re-establishment of the occasion will encourage many younger youngsters to take up the sport and take part within the numerous ranges of the Golf Eire Pathway within the years forward.”

To maintain updated with all the newest information and participant bulletins for the KPMG Ladies’s Irish Open, please go to www.womensirishopen.ie. You too can observe the event through social media by following @womensirishopen on Instagram and Twitter.

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