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Tourism NI sells destination to over 400 Golf Buyers

Tourism NI are in Marrakech, Morocco this week for the 22nd International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) to meet with leading international golf travel operators and buyers.

From 14 – 17 October, the IGTM in conjunction with Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland will welcome over 400 leading golf operators from across the globe who will have the opportunity to participate in one to one pre-scheduled appointments, networking opportunities and industry updates.

International Golf Travel Market

Tourism NI has provided a platform for the NI golf tourism industry to help sell Northern Ireland as a major leading golf destination to over 400 qualified golf travel agents and tour operators. Industry representatives include Warrenpoint Golf Club, Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort, Newry Mourne and Down District Council, Travel Ireland Golf and Lough Erne Resort.

In addition, NI golf professionals will have the opportunity to put their business and Northern Ireland on the global stage through media exposure in leading international golf, travel and lifestyle publications.

Leanne Rice, Tourism NI’s Golf Marketing Manager, commented: “We are delighted to attend the International Golf Travel Market again alongside some of our golf industry. The IGTM is the perfect platform for the golf industry worldwide to come together to make meaningful lasting relationships, discover new industry trends and most importantly grow new business.”

Leanne added: “Following the success of The 148th Open at Royal Portrush earlier this year, the IGTM will help us achieve our overall objectives and bring the golf tourism market closer to its 2020 target of £50m.”