Ulster pair book place in Quattro Cup UK final

The Carrick AqC Regional final winners Darren McKeever and Mark Taylor
The Carrick AqC Regional final winners Darren McKeever and Mark Taylor

Darren McKeever, from Kesh, and Mark Taylor, from Belfast, along with two other amateur golfers have claimed places in the Audi quattro Cup UK Final golf tournament that will be staged in September.

McKeever and playing partner Taylor won a Regional Final at the Carrick, Loch Lomond (24 July).

Darren and Mark triumphed with a score of 44-points in the Stableford rules matches.

Sixteen pairs of amateur golfers contested the 18-hole competition having earned a Regional Final place by means of a top placing in one of almost 50 qualifying tournaments staged since April.

Darren and Mark, along with Kenneth Hamilton, from Motherwell, North Lanarkshire/Tony Boyle, from Falkirk, Stirlingshire, will join six other Regional Final event winners to contest the Audi quattro Cup UK Final at Bowood Golf & Country Club near Calne, Wiltshire (September 3).

Ultimately two pairs will represent Great Britain in the Audi quattro Cup World Final staged at The Ocean Course at Cabo del Sol Golf Club, Los Cabos, Mexico (November 29- December 3).