ENDED: ‘Tee off with Gala Retail’ for Special Olympics Ireland

We’re inviting you to ‘Tee off with Gala Retail’ for Special Olympics Ireland

Gala Retail has launched the first-ever virtual golf tournament and we’re inviting to ‘Tee off with Gala Retail’ for Special Olympics Ireland. This virtual golf tournament invites golfers from the North and South of Ireland to ‘make your round count’ during Global Week of Inclusion this July 19th – 26th and raise much needed funds for Special Olympics Ireland.

There are lots of prizes up for grabs including a golf getaway for four people, the chance to play a four-ball with former Irish international rugby star, Keith Wood at Portmarnock Golf Club and four-balls at some of Ireland’s top golf courses.

What’s involved?

This is a four-person team event.

1. Register your team at www.specialolympics.ie and pay the registration fee of €300 per team.

2. Book a tee time at your club of choice for the tournament week which is Sunday 19th July to Sunday 26th July

3. Submit your scores for the chance to win one of the top prizes on offer

What happens next?

Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email from Special Olympics with all the details on how to record and submit your scores, along with a video form our Special Olympics gold medal-winning golfer, Mark Claffey, who talks about his own experience as a golfer, as well as details of the end of tournament prize-giving event.

Did we mention more information on the BIG PRIZE DRAW?

The Iris O’Brien Foundation, Knightsbrook Golf Resort and Special Olympics Ambassador, Keith Wood are just some of the supporters who have kindly donated prizes for this tournament. 


Special Olympics athletes all across Ireland are vulnerable to loneliness and isolation now more than ever. Gala Retail are helping Special Olympics by raising money to support athletes at home through their Together at Home Programme and ensuring they can get back to sport as soon as it is safe to do so. By entering this competition, you’re making your round count!

Register now at www.specialolympics.ie