Our Pro

Karl O’Donnell (Class AA PGA Professional)
PGA Professional at Newlands Golf Club since 1992

Karl O’Donnell

As a player, he competed in over 20 PGA European Tour events and represented Ireland on several occasions on the PGA European Championships.  Karl is a  former Irish Club Professional Champion abd on the domestic scene Karl has had numerous wins and course records to his name and topped the O.O.M. money in 1994.

Karl is a Callaway Ambassador and as a member of TGI (the largest golf buying group in UK and Ireland).  As a result Newlands has an excellent pro-shop, stocked with merchandise from all the leading manufacturers.

A simple approach to his coaching results in him being very popular with all levels of golfers.  Karl specialises in playing lessons, and is in a position to give invaluable advice on course management. On the driving range he does equipment analysis and offers a free custom fitting service.

Karl has earned a fine reputation as a player, teacher and retailer over the last 25 years and we are lucky to have him as our Pro in Newlands.

Golf Lessons

Half hour lesson with Karl –  €40

Full short game  – putting, bunkers, pitching – €60

Playing Lessons: €60

Teaching facilities include pitching, bunkers, large practice putting green and driving range.

Other services

Club rental –  €30

Trolley rental –  €4

Electric rental – €10

Golf buggies –  €30

Club repairs


Meet the Pro Shop Team

Jessica Higgins
Jessica Higgins
Pro Shop Assistant
Amy Condon
Amy Condon
Pro Shop Assistant
Scroll to top