The JP McManus Pro-Am for 2021 has been rescheduled as a result of COVID-19.
The steering committee has confirmed the news today.
Instead of being held this July in Adare Manor, the event will now take placeJuly 4th& 5th, 2022.
The postponement comes amid the continuing uncertainty around large-scale gatherings taking place both in Ireland and across the globe.
''With over 40,000 attendees expected from many different countries, it is felt that the smooth and safe running of the event would be better facilitated in 2022.'' a statement from the company said.
The tournament sold out before its initial scheduling andall caps purchased to date will be valid for the 2022 tournament, as will all on-site parking and Park & Ride passes.
Spectators who wish to be refunded for their ticket caps are advised to visitwww.jpmcmanusproam.com.
Chairman of the Pro-Am Committee, Colm Hannon said:
We are at all times prioritising public health and are aware that question marks remain about events taking place for much of this year.
''Spectators make the Pro-Am very special and we feel by moving it to 2022, and making the decision early, gives us the best chance of delivering a world-class tournament in front of a full house next year.
''We would like to sincerely thank our players, volunteers, ticket cap holders and the European Tour for their continued patience and full support of the event.
The Pro-Am Committee will release more information about the rescheduled tournament in due course.