Alan Gaynor & Ireland lead European Team Championship

Co Sligo golfer Alan Gaynor and Ireland have made a fine start to the European Team Championships for golfers with a disability in Belgium,

Gaynor, who played in Thursday’s foursomes alongside Ballinasloe’s Aiden Grenham, helped Ireland to a combined score of +8 which saw them top the leaderboard, one stroke ahead of Sweden.

Gaynor is part of a four-strong team which also includes the world’s number one ranked golfer Brendan Lawlor from Dundalk.

The European Team Championships are played over three days, with the Greensomes taking place tomorrow, following by the singles matches on Saturday.

Follow the live scoring from Belgium here.