AUTUMN OPEN WEEK 4TH – 15TH SEPTEMBER 2019
Our popular annual Autumn Open Week was a great success which was boosted
by beautiful weather all week. We couldn’t have asked for better golf
conditions. Thank you to everyone that played and supported our Open Week, both
Members and Visitors.
It was a busy week also with several societies and we also hosted the
Ladies Coastal Alliance.
We wish to thank all our Open Week sponsors who most generously sponsored
our competitions and whose support we gratefully appreciate.
Thank you to our sponsors Eurospar Abbeyside, The Tannery Restaurant, AIB
Dungarvan, Printmaster, PGA David Hayes, 60.COM Members, Eastern Electrical and
JUNIOR CAPTAINS PRIZE
Our respective Junior Captains Daniel Raher and Ciara Whelan
Barrett enjoyed a fantastic day on Sunday as they hosted their Captains prize.
We had a great turnout and some brilliant golf was played especially by the girls.
Caoimhe Reynolds took the honours in the girls with a brilliant 51 points,
while Edmund Spratt took the boys title with 44 points.
Our Junior Captains did a fine job during their year of
office and can reflect proudly on their efforts. And to a packed clubhouse, Caoimhe
Reynolds and Michael Troy were announced as incoming Captains for 2020.
MEMBERSHIP RATES 2019/2020
Our new Membership Year commences on 1st
October and once again we have fantastic new member rates for all ages.
Our Rates for Under 35’s start at €200 per
year with rates for over 35’s starting at €300. (Price excludes GUI/ILGU Levy).
We have a fantastic Golf Course and our Club House has excellent Bar &
Restaurant facilities that cater to Members, Visitors, Societies and the
Public. Our resident PGA David Hayes is on hand to provide golf tuition along
with a well-stocked PRO Shop for all your golf needs. We have a thriving Junior
Club and for all beginners our Get Into Golf Programme is hugely successful
If you are interested in joining Dungarvan Golf
Club for 2019/2020 please call Karen or Jimmy on 058-43310 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application form.
OPEN WEEK RESULTS
Mon 9th 1st
Mossie Walsh (7) 39pts, 2nd Pepe Martello (16) 39pts, 3rd
Neil J Power (5) 38pts.
Tues 10th Sept (Kindly sponsored by PGA David Hayes) 1st
Carmel O’Brien (12) 41pts, 2nd Miriam Matthews (21) 41pts, 3rd
Nollaig McCarthy (41) 40pts.
Wed 11th 1st Hugh O’Carroll (21) 38pts, 2nd
Dominic Coveney (13) 36pts, 3rd Stephen Linehan (4) 36pts.
Thurs 12th 1st
Craig Scotton (16) 41pts, 2nd Pepe Martello ( 16) 41pts, 3rd
Alan Thomas (-2) 40pts.
Fri 13th Champagne
Scramble 1st June Hayes/Ina Considine/Colette O’Mahony 105pts
2nd Carmel O’Brien/Carmel
Fox/Theresa Keane (Last 6) 102pts, 3rd Louise Moloney,/Rena
Landers/Sheila Denn 102pts. 4th Pat Norris/Paddy Joe Barry/Jim Quinn
Wed 18th Social
Golf, Thurs 19th Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR), Sat 21st
Gents Monthly Medals – Stroke (David Hayes), Sun 22nd EA Ryan Cup –
GOY – Gents Singles Stroke, Mon 23rd Open Seniors Singles S/F (50+).
LADIES GIG RESULTS
GIG 9H 1st Flora Wall (20) 15pts, 2nd Ailish O’Brien (19)12pts.
Wed 18th Social Golf, Fri 20th Ladies 18H
Singles S/F, Sat 21st Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 23rd Open
Seniors Singles S/F (50+), Tues 24th Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Cliff House Hotel).
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 €45 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.
It is the time of the year again for the various
winter activities. The list is up in the
Ladies locker room. Please put your money in as soon as possible. It is a great incentive to get out and play 9 holes
for the winter season.
END OF SEASON
This is scheduled for Sunday October 6th
and this marks the end of season 18/19. It is open to all members
including Get Into Golf. It is a fun
event, booking will be open on line.
We had no 60.com competition on 11th Sept
due to the Open Week being in progress. The 60.com sponsored
the men’s club event of 11th and it was very well supported.
We will be back
with our normal weekly competition on 18th Sept.
We have booked
Castlemartyr Golf Club for 25th Sept to hold our last outing of
this year. The booking sheet is available in both locker-rooms. Book early to
Youngones met on Wednesday last and enjoyed the fine weather and great golf.
Kate McNamara (27) 18pts, 2nd Nollaig McCarthy (41) 17pts. Our next
competition takes place on Wednesday 18th Sept, front 9 and 12
Ladies Coastal Alliance took place on Thursday 12th September and we
received great praise from all on the great condition of our course. Thank you
to Tom and his team in the restaurant for the lovely food. Thanks also to Grace
and David in the PRO shop for their help on the day and to anyone else who
helped make this day a success. Forty-three ladies played on the day coming
from Faithlegg, Dunmore, Dungarvan. Gold Coast, West Waterford and Tramore. A
great day was had by all.
Bridget Blackwell W/W (37) 42pts, 2nd Celia Power D/Van (26) 41pts, 3rd
Carmel Fox D/Van (26) 38pts.
1: Ina Considine (21) 38pts, Cat 2: Pat Flanagan (22) 34pts, Cat 3: Mary French
FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Dungarvan Golf Club was buzzing
last Friday as Open Week was drawing to a close. We had three visiting societies, a Champagne Scramble and our regular
Fun Friday Foursomes.
1st Sean de Paor and Maria Kiersey (Lady Captain)
2nd Pat Cummins and Maeve Carthy
3rd Michael Marrinan and Ellen Power
Many thanks to all our supporters each Friday and for making
it such a fun and sociable
We are back again this Fri Sept 20. Usual time – 9.30am
in the foyer, ready to play at
9.50am. All are welcome.
GET INTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE
What a delight to see so many of our Get Into Golf members in
the clubhouse on
Sunday for our Mixed Scramble. The afternoon had the GIG men and ladies
and the Junior boys and girls competing in their
relevant competitions .These are the future of our club and
thankfully the two sectors are growing in numbers and strength each year .
Moloney, Mary Prendergast, Libby Mc Ginn Murphy and Tess O’ Brien (29)
2nd Paul O’ Connor, Louise Moloney, Margaret O’
Mahony and Mary Ashe (30 1/4)
Downey , Scott Bailey , Marie Fahey ( Ballymac) and Margaret Seiffert ( 31 1/12 )
Many thanks to Marianne and Kate for their efficient
organising and running of the
The next date for your diary is Tues Sept 24. On that night
we are having an information night
for our Get Into Golf members . This will cover marking of scorecards, golf etiquette and events going forward
for the Winter including our GIG
Winter League .
Junior Coaching for
our beginners and pre juniors continues next Saturday at 3pm. All are welcome
Our end of season
Junior Gala takes place on Sunday 13th October. We will host an Adult-Junior
9 Hole Foursomes followed by presentations of all outstanding prizes.
did our Lotto draw on 15th Sept the clubhouse was really busy
with the last day of the Open Week taking place. The fourball, sponsored by the
Norris Brothers, drew a huge attendance and was a terrific end to a very
successful week. To add to the atmosphere both Junior Captains Prizes (girls
and boys) were taking place for our terrific young golfers – always a pleasure
to watch them and see their enthusiasm.
addition to the above there were a few Dublin supporters about who looked “a
little worse for wear”!!!
numbers drawn were 5, 15, 18 and 20. There was no winner of the Jackpot which
increases to €5,700 next week. There was four winners of our Match 3s – Mary
Ashe, Lorraine Troy, John Reynolds and Liam Fitzgerald – they each win €25.
Congratulations to each of them.
next week will take place on Sunday afternoon about 4:30pm. Come along and
support us – all are welcome.
Our popular Progressive
45 were back in action on Thursday night:
McGovern & Michael Kiely
Hallahan & Dinny Cullen/Tom Phelan
& Michael Fitzgerald
Last Five Tom Daly
& Pat Power
Lucky Table Jim
Kerisey & Colm Bannon
We love receiving photos from our members of our
beautiful course. If you have a photo that you would like to share please email
it to email@example.com.
Thank you to all our members who have sent in their photos, we love every
opportunity to showcase our course.
PRO SHOP NEWS
SALE!!!! Our Resident PGA Professional David Hayes is
currently hosting his End of Season Sale. Many bargains are to be had from
Gents & Ladies Clothing, Golf Shoes, Golfbags, Clubs and more. As always
David offers free professional advice to ensure you get the best out of your
game. Pop in or call 058-44707. You can follow David’s special
offers on his website at www.davidhayesgolf.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. We are also taking bookings for 2020, if there is a
particular date you would like for next year, do give us a call.
us on 058-43310 or visit our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and
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