Mardyke Arena UCC Backs Lee Valley Opens For Second Year

30th April 2019

Mardyke Arena UCC Backs Lee Valley Opens For Second Year

The Mardyke Arena UCC have confirmed that they will continue as title sponsors to the Monday Open Singles at Lee Valley Golf Club this year.


Speaking at the launch, David Keohane, Managing Director of Lee Valley Golf Club said, “We are honoured that the Mardyke have chosen to remain as title sponsors to the Monday Open Singles. The Mardyke brand fits perfectly into what we are trying to achieve at Lee Valley. Both organisations have produced a sporting complex with the highest standards that strive to be leaders in our industries”.


The Mardyke Arena UCC has been meeting the sporting, recreational and leisure needs of the students, staff and graduates of UCC, not to mention those of the public at large for almost the past two decades. The Arena caters for all ages, from pre-school to the active older person and is widely regarded as one of the country’s finest leisure and fitness destinations, with a range of facilities that are second to none.


Wayne Falvey, Marketing & Quality Manager at the Mardyke Arena, UCC, stated, “We have built a strong relationship with the Keohane family over the years and this sponsorship gives us a great opportunity to promote our brand to fellow sporting enthusiasts in the Cork region. The Mardyke Arena UCC caters for all ages from 4 years of age to the older adults which includes a wide range of activities and services to suit all users. The golf course itself is in spectacular condition and is regarded as one of the best courses in Cork. We are proud to continue as title sponsors for these Opens.”


The Arena were awarded the Best Gym in Munster and Overall in Ireland at the Health & Fitness Industry Awards in Dublin last month. Their state of the art facilities include a weights & cardio gym, swimming pool, climbing wall, indoor running track and a physiotherapy rehabilitation clinic that caters for both sports and medical related patients.


The Mardyke Arena UCC Monday Open Singles runs every Monday at Lee Valley Golf Club. Entry is €25 and there will be prizes every week for top place finishers. Book online at or call 021 733 1721

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