Residence: Holywood, northern Ireland
- McIlroy was born in Holywood, Northern Ireland and started his early
training with Michael Bannon who is still his coach and dedicated mentor.
- McIlroy was a member of Europe's winning 2004 Junior Ryder Cup team.
- In August 2006 he won the European Amateur Championship.
- On 6 February 2007 he topped the World Amateur Golf Rankings.
- He made the cut on the European Tour for the first time as a seventeen year
old at the 2007 Dubai Desert Classic, where he had to forego prize money of
over €7,600 due to his amateur status.
- Rory turned professional in September 2007.
- A single shot victory over Justin rose gave him the win at the Dubai Desert
Classic in 2009
Rory McIlory Club History
Below is a selection of clubs used by Rory McIlory throughout his career
Titleist Vokey Spin Milled Tour Chrome (2009) Wedge
Rory McIlory Tournament History