Niall Horan, James Nesbitt and AP McCoy to play in Pro-Am

It has been announced that a few famous faces will be making an appearance at this years Irish Open 2016 Pro-Am tournament. Among those famous faces are One Direction’s Niall Horan, star of ‘The Secret’ and actor James Nesbitt, Northern Ireland Football star Pat Jennings and AP McCoy, retired championship jockey.

The event takes place from May 18th until the 22nd and will be hosted by The Rory Foundation.

The host himself, Rory Mcllroy personally invited world champion junior golfer, 13 year old Tom McKibbin to play at the event.

The event will be played at the prestigious K-Club located in Straffan, Co. Kildare, Ireland. The beautiful K-Club sits on 550 acres and holds 2 full  golf courses.

A portion of all tickets sold will go towards The Rory Foundation. The foundation was founded by host Rory Mcllroy back in 2013. The charity helps raise money for other charities that help children all around the world.

For more information on The Rory Foundation, check out their official page here.

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Written by Amber Nordberg

I'm 25, living life and loving the adventure. Lover of One Direction and 5SOS. Find me on Twitter, @ambernordberg