Carr, Joe

Hometown:

IRELAND

Inchicore

Year Inducted:

2007

Induction Category:

Lifetime Achievement

Birth Date:

Feb 22, 1922 -
Jun 03, 2004

Joe Carr

Amateur Wins: 40

  • 1941: East of Ireland Championships
  • 1943: East of Ireland Championships
  • 1945: East of Ireland Championships
  • 1946: Irish Open Amateur Championship, West of Ireland Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1947: West of Ireland Championship
  • 1948: West of Ireland Championship, East of Ireland Championships, South of Ireland Championships
  • 1950: Irish Open Amateur Championship
  • 1951: West of Ireland Championship
  • 1953: Amateur Championships, West of Ireland Championship
  • 1954: Irish Open Amateur Championship, Irish Amateur Championship, West of Ireland Championship
  • 1956: Irish Open Amateur Championship, West of Ireland Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1957: Irish Amateur Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1958: Amateur Championships, West of Ireland Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1960: Amateur Championships, West of Ireland Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1961: West of Ireland Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1962: West of Ireland Championship
  • 1963: Irish Amateur Championship
  • 1964: Irish Amateur Championship, East of Ireland Championships
  • 1965: Irish Amateur Championship
  • 1966: West of Ireland Championship, South of Ireland Championships
  • 1967: Irish Amateur Championship
  • 1969: East of Ireland Championships, South of Ireland Championships

Walker Cup Appearances: 12

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1947, 1949, 1951, 1953, 1955, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1963, 1967
  • Captain: 1965, 1967

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Association of Golf Writers Award: 1953
  • Bob Jones Award: 1961
  • Captain, Royal and Ancient Golf Club, St. Andrews: 1991