A player fast approaching his 80th birthday is celebrating becoming a member of a select golfing group.

Pat Brennan hit a hole-in-one on the par three, third hole at the Lakeside Lodge course in Pidley,

The 79 year-old used a driver to sink his tee shot on the 156-yard hole during a Seniors Roll-Up event on Monday morning.

Brennan has been a keen golfer since 2002 and plays off a handicap of 24.