OPEN WEEK 6TH – 15TH SEPTEMBER 2019

Our next big upcoming event here at Dungarvan Golf Club is our annual Autumn Open Week which commences on Wednesday 4th September to Sunday 15th September.

We have a great selection of competitions to choose from:

Wed 4th Sept – Open 3 Person Scramble

Thurs 5th Sept – Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR)

Fri 6th Sept – Open Gents Singles/Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (The Tannery)

Sat 7th – Open Gents Singles / Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (The Tannery)

Sun 8th – Open Gents Singles S/F (AIB Dungarvan)

Mon 9th – Open Gents Singles (Value Monday)

Tues 10th – Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (David Hayes)

Wed 11th – Open Gents Singles S/F Green Tees (Pat Power/60.COM)

Thurs 12th – Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR)

Fri 13th – Open 3 Person Scramble (Eastern Electrical) / Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Ballinacourty Produce)

Sat 14th – Gents Singles S/F – Start on 10th Hole / Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Ballinacourty Produce)

Sun 15th Gents Singles S/F – Start on 10th Hole

For online bookings please visit www.dungarvangolfclub.com or call us on 058-43310. Our Autumn Open Week is always well supported by members and visitors and we encourage everyone to take part.

PETER CUSACK MEMORIAL TROPHY

The Peter Cusack Memorial Trophy took place on Saturday 24th August and we congratulate Jeremy Walsh who won on the day. Special thanks to sponsor Jackie Ahearn from Classic Gents for sponsoring this annual event. It was a testament to Peter to see so many of his friends and family in attendance on the day and at the presentation that evening. Thank you to David Hayes for his kind words on the night and presenting the prizes to all the winners.

FRED DALY TEAM

Our Fred Daly team managed by Gerry Raher faced Muskerry at Clonmel Golf Club on Monday 19th August. Hard luck to our great team of Daniel Raher, Michael Troy, Ethan Raher, Sean O’Sullivan and Barry Morrissey who faced tough competition on the day and were defeated.  

BARTON SHIELD

On Saturday 24th August our Barton Shield team led by Mick Leacy and David Raher were in action at Tramore Golf Club facing Tralee GC. The team of Alan Thomas, Danny Raher, Gavin Smyth, Peter Mullaney, John Reynolds and Jake O’Riordan did their utmost to bring home another Munster title but unfortunately were defeated on the day. Thank you to all the team and managers for representing Dungarvan Golf Club.

JUNIOR CAPTAINS PRIZE

We are proud to announce our Junior Captains Prize presented by Ciara Whelan Barrett and Daniel Raher which will take place on Sunday 15th September. Timesheets are available online or ring the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

VOLUNTEERS

Each Wednesday a group of volunteers spend a few hours working on the course providing such a valuable contribution in ensuring our course is kept in such pristine condition. We would like to thank everyone that has volunteered and welcome any member who would like to help. We meet every Wednesday at 10am.

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 19th Aug 1st Michael Lee (18) 39pts, 2nd Michael Gannon (180 38pts (B9), 3rd Des Power (24) 38pts.

Thurs 22nd (SPAR) 1st Alan Thomas (-1) 41pts, 2nd Sean O’Sullivan (60 38pts (B6), 3rd Donal Dempsey (13) 38pts, 4th Damian Burns (6) 37pts CSS 37pts.

Sat 24th Peter Cusack Memorial Trophy (Kindly sponsored by Jackie Ahearn of Classic Gents) 1st Jeremy Walsh (17) 43pts, 2nd Kevin Regan (14) 41pts, Gross Michael Troy (5) 35pts Gross, 3rd Sean O’Sullivan 4th Tony O’Sullivan. CSS 37pts.

Sun 25th 1st Eoin Brackett 97) 41pts, 2nd Conor Barrett (5) 40pts, 3rd Frank O’ Donoghue (8) 39pts B9, 4th Martin Walsh (11) 39pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Thurs 29th Aug Open 18H Singles S/F (Spar), Sat 31st Gents 18H Singles S/F, Sun 1st Sept Gents 18H Fourball S/F (Club Comp), Mon 2nd Sept Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles S/F, Wed 4th Open 3 Person Scramble

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 20th Aug (Kindly sponsored by Maria Moloney Boutique) 1st Rachel Kiely (21) & Angela Murphy (20) 56pts, 2nd Maura Kindregan (19) & Celia Power (26) 54pts, 3rd Stella Kinsella (35) & Bridget Blackwell (36) 54pts.

Tues 20th Aug GIG 9H 1st Ann Moloney (21) 10pts, 2nd Ailish O’Brien (19) 9pts.

Fri 23rd/Sat 24th (Kindly Sponsored by Kelly’s Pharmacy) 1st Aoife Lowry (4) 41pts, 2nd Bernie Hayes (18) 40pts, 3rd Mary Power 913) 39pts.

LADIES FIXTURES

Fri 30th Aug Ladies Open Ladies Fourball (Molloy Butchers),  Sat 31st Aug Open Ladies Fourball (Molloy Butchers), Mon 2nd Sept Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles S/F, Tues 3rd Ladies 18H Singles Stroke – GOY – Ballincourty Cup (The Moorings), Wed 4th Open 3 Person Scramble.

LADY CAPTAINS AUTUMN OUTING

The venue this year four our Lady Captains outing will be Faithlegg Golf Club on September 29th.
The total cost per person is €40 which includes 18 Hole round of golf and prizes and a meal after golf (Main Course, Desert, Tea/Coffee). If you wish to travel to Faithlegg, please add your name to the list in the locker room. All are welcome.

GOOD LUCK!

We would like to wish Niamh and Caoimhe Reynolds the very best of luck representing Dungarvan Golf Club in the Eileen Murphy Foursomes in Cork Golf Club on September 2nd.

60.COM

It was cold and felt like winter on Wednesday 21st August but the tough guys of the 60.com were not deterred by the elements and we had an excellent turnout.

 The winners were:

 1st Walter Cullinane (21) 19Pts, 2nd Mossie Walsh (7) 18Pts

Our third outing is in Tramore on 28th August and we are back in Dungarvan on 3rd Sept. Come along any Wednesday for our fun event and join us for social golf, coffee and chat.  Entry time closes at 1:30pm

YOUNGONES

We had a nice turnout of Ladies on Wednesday 21st August with 1st place winner Marie Fahey (Ballymac) (35) 19pts. Our next competition is on Wednesday 28th August front 9 at 12 noon.

LADIES COASTAL ALLIANCE

The Ladies Coastal Alliance takes place on Thursday 12th September with the first competition taking place in Dungarvan Golf Club. All details are in the Ladies Locker Room.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
It was lovely to see such a great gathering of golfers last Friday for this fun event. We really appreciate the support of both new and more established players to our weekly foursomes. 

1st: Charlie Daly and Kate  Morrissey
2nd: Eamonn Keane and Anna Harney 
3rd: Ned Morrissey and Mary Hofstede
If you feel like being part of the fun, join us next Friday (Aug 30). Assemble in the foyer at 9.30 am, ready to play at 9.50 am. We would love to see you there and be part of the fun. All are welcome. 


GET INTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE

These scrambles are extremely popular and proving to be real social events for our Get into Golf players. Conditions were ideal last Sunday with temperatures in the late teens and the sun shining brightly. 

1st: Michael Gildea, Mary Hofstede, Gaynor Barry and Ann Murray
2nd: Pat McCarthy, Ed Kuczaz, Antoinette Hurley and Myra Walsh
3rd: Conor Johnson, Flora Wall and Margaret Seiffert 


Many thanks to everyone who participated. It was great to hear the fun and laughter in the clubhouse later. A huge thanks to Marianne and Anne for overseeing the draw and the running of the scramble so efficiently. 

JUNIOR NEWS

We are proud to announce our Junior Captains Prize presented by Ciara Whelan Barrett and Daniel Raher which will take place on Sunday 15th September. Timesheets are available online or ring the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

Tuition for our beginners and Pre Juniors continues next Saturday 30th August at 3pm. All are welcome, costing €2 and all equipment is provided.

LOTTO

We had a great week for outings in our club this week with societies visiting most days. These are great contributors to our Lotto and we are very appreciative of this.

The numbers drawn on 24th Aug were 3, 4, 14 and 26. There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €5,400 next week.  There was one winner of our Match 3s – Matt and Marion Walsh – they win €100.

The draw next week will take place on Sunday afternoon about 4:30pm. Come along and support us – all are welcome.

PRO SHOP NEWS

Our ProShop remains busy. Popular items include Lithium batteries, GPS systems as well as the new Ping Ladies range of clubs. As always David offers free custom fitting as well as professional advice to ensure you get the best out of your game. You can follow David’s special offers on his website at www.davidhayesgolf.com.

MEMBERSHIP

Our great Membership rates are proving very popular once again this year You are all very welcome to Dungarvan Golf Club. We have great membership rates for 2019 that suit all ages. If you are interested please give Karen or Jimmy a call on 058-43310 or email us on office@dungarvangolfclub.comRates for Under 35’s start at €200 per year with rates for over 35’s starting at €300.

SOCIETY BOOKINGS

We look forward to welcoming all the societies booked in to play this week. We have fantastic rates that include Green Fees and Food. For remaining dates available for 2019 please call Karen on 058-43310 or email office@dungarvangolfclub.com. We are also taking bookings for 2020, if there is a particular date you would like for next year, do give us a call.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Open Week Wed 4th – Sunday 15th September

Contact us on 058-43310 or visit our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/dungarvangolfclub/ and on Twitter https://twitter.com/DungarvanGC