Rory McIlroy as an Amateur

EXHIBITION : BEFORE THEY WERE FAMOUS

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A fourteen year old Rory McIlroy shoots rounds to be proud of.

  • Title
    14 Year Old Golfer
  • 1st Broadcast
    11/05/2004
  • Clip Duration
    00:00:28
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News2day
  • Clip title
    Rory McIlroy as an Amateur
  • Extended description

    A fourteen year old Rory McIlroy from Hollywood is the one to watch on the golf course.  Rory was just one shot off making the top half, at the Irish Amateur Open Golf Championship. He shot rounds of 78 and 75 - which many adults would be proud of.

    McIlroy turned professional in 2007. He had gone on to become  a World Number One and a two-time major champion.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News2day report broadcast on 11 February 2004.

  • Local keywords
    Rory McIlroy, Golf, Sport
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Sport
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ One
  • Production year
    2004
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    BN04/132
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    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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