The Irish Ladies Golf Union has selected Desert Springs Resort and Golf Club to be host to their 2013 Warm Weather Winter Training Camp.
The Irish Ladies Golf Union is the governing body for amateur women's golf in Ireland. It was founded in 1893 and is recognised as the oldest Ladies Golf Union in the world. Golf is the highest participation female sport in Ireland, with almost 60,000 female golfers in the country aged from 8 to 88, playing on a regular basis.
Between Saturday 9th – Saturday 16th February 2013, 12 players representing the Under 18 and Under 21 International squads and three officials will visit the resort for a week long intensive training programme to develop their individual golfing skills in warm weather while experiencing a golf course which offers a challenge to players at all levels.
During their time at the resort the players will utilise the excellent practice facilities at the Golf Academy and play the Indiana Championship golf course.
The players and officials will be accommodated in some of the privately owned apartments normally reserved for holidays and short breaks at Desert Springs and the resort’s executive chef will be on hand to cater for the special dietary requirements of individual players dining in the award-winning El Torrente Restaurant.
For further information on the Irish Ladies Golf Union visit their official website www.ilgu.ie
For further information contact: José Ignacio Olea
Tel: +34 670 613 900