FANTASTIC MEMBERSHIP RATES 2019/2020

Our new Membership Year commences on the 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 our Get into Golf Programme is hugely successful each year.

If you are interested in joining Dungarvan Golf Club for 2019/2020 please call Karen or Jimmy on 058-43310 or email us on office@dungarvangolfclub.com to request an application form. 

OPEN SENIORS – WEDNESDAY 9TH OCTOBER

Our popular Monday Open Seniors Competition will take place on Wednesday 9th October instead of Monday 7th next week to facilitate a large group who have booked our course for the day on Monday.

JUNIOR NEWS

Congratulations to our Waterford Under 13 team who finished third in the Munster Intercounty Championship at Cahir last Sunday. The team led by County Coach; David Hayes played very well in a high-quality event shooting 154 points from the last five cards over 16 Holes. Dungarvan had 4 representatives, namely Rody Morrissey, AJ Hayes, James O’Neill and Mattie Mullaney who acquitted themselves brilliantly.

On the domestic front, our Junior Lessons for our beginners and pre juniors came to a close for this season. We had fantastic turnouts every week averaging over 30 pupils per session. A big thanks to our volunteer helpers who made the season such a success. We will resume in the Spring.

We are hosting our End of Season Adult-Junior 9 Holes Foursomes on Sunday 13th October. All outstanding prizegiving’s will take place on that day as we bring the curtain down on the season. Please contact the Pro Shop at 058-44707 to reserve your slot.

Men’s Club AGM

Due to unforeseen circumstances the Men’s Club AGM will now take place on Wednesday 23rd October at 8pm and not the 16th October as previously stated. Any Notices of Motion need to be submitted to the Men’s Club Secretary (Michael Leacy) by the 16th of October 2019.


Ladies Club AGM

The Ladies Club AGM will take place on Tuesday 15th October at 8pm in the Club House.

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 23rd Sept No Competition due to weather, Thurs 26th Sept (SPAR) 1st Mark Curran (19) 40pts, 2nd Jason O’Reilly (4) 38pts, 3rd John Norris (18) 36pts. CSS 36pts, Sat 28th EP Kiely Trophy kindly sponsored by Derry Kiely 1st Donal Williams (5) 39pts, 2nd Alan Thomas (-2) 38pts (B9), 3rd Graham Nagle (5) 38pts (B9). CSS 37pts. Sun 29th Clonea Cup GOY 1st Pat Phelan (13) 70 Nett on Countback, 2nd Paddy Joe Barry (19) 70 nett, Gross Alan Thomas (+2) 74 Gross, 3rd Noel Hackett (10) 71 Nett. CSS 73.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 2nd Oct Social Golf, Thurs 3rd Open Gents Singles S/F (SPAR), Sat 5th Gents Monthly Medal (kindly sponsored by David Hayes PGA), Sun 6th Paul Power Cup GOY – Gents Singles Stroke, Wed 9th Open Seniors (Over 50+) Singles S/F.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 24th Sept 1st Miriam Matthews (20) 74pts, 2nd Cathie Whelan (10) 76pts, 3rd Carmel Fox (25) 77pts. CSS 74. Fri 27th/ Sat 28th Ena Kiely Trophy 1st Breda McCarthy (7) 39pts, 2nd Lorraine Troy (15) 37pts.

LADIES FIXTURES

Wed 2nd Oct Social Golf, Fri 4th Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Breast Cancer Research), Sat 5th Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Breast Cancer Research) & Home Alliance, Tues 8th Oct Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Breast Cancer Research), Wed 9th Open Seniors (Over 50+) Singles S/F.

LADIES TRIP TO FAITHLEGG

Thanks to all those Ladies who came to Faithlegg on Sunday 29th, we had a lovely day in the sunshine. Congratulations to the winners Maeve, Órla, Louise and Grace.

LADIES END OF SEASON SCRAMBLE

The Ladies end of Season Scramble is scheduled for this 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 and booking is open on line.

SOUTH EAST JUNIOR ALLIANCE

The Junior Alliance season for 2019/2020 will commence on Sunday October 6th. The first outing will be played in Carrick on Suir. Any members wishing to play in the Alliance please enter your name on sheet in Men’s locker room.

60.COM

We had our fourth outing of 2019 in Castlemartyr Golf Club on Wednesday 25th Sept. We had a great turnout of members with a full timesheet again. Our luck was in as the weather was excellent despite there being rain before we started and after we finished. 

There was great competition and good scores – and the final results were:

1st John Hickey (28) 39pts, 2nd Walter Cullinane (21) 38pts, 3rd Des Power (240 37pts, 4th Mossie McNamara (22) 36pts, 5th pat Power (22) 34pts, 6th Sean English (18) 33pts, Front Nine John Moloney (16) 19pts, Back Nine Mossie Walsh (7) 18pts. 

Next week we will have our first morning event on Wednesday 2nd Oct. The 60.com competition will commence tee-off at 10:00am so please be in the clubhouse before 9:10am.

New members are always welcome – it is about chat, coffee and banter as much as golf.

YOUNGONES

Our Youngones met on Wednesday 25th September and as always enjoyed a great game of golf and chat.

1st Nollaig McCarthy (41) 21pts, 2nd Celia Power (240 20pts.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

The clouds parted just in time last Friday to enable us to run our Fun Friday Foursomes. We were delighted to welcome Don Flynn from Silloge Park Golf Club who was on a brief visit to Dungarvan. He was very happy to be part of this fun event.

1st Pat McCarthy and Cait Herlihy
2nd Jim O ‘Mahony and Nollaig Mc Carthy
3rd Les Ford and Marcella McGovern

We are back again this Friday Oct 4. Be in the foyer at 9.30 am ready to play at 9.50am. All are welcome.
LOTTO

We had a good crowd in our clubhouse on Sunday (29th Sept) while we did our Lotto Draw – the Clonea Cup attracted a lot of members.

The numbers drawn were 6, 18, 20 and 28. There was no winner of the Jackpot. There was also no winner of the Match 3s so the weekly prize will increase to €300 for next week. It is an unusual occurrence to have no winner of the Match 3 and this is the first time we had no winner on consecutive weeks.

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

PILATES F0R MEN

Our very popular Pilates for Men will recommence soon here in the Clubhouse. There are a few spaces available. If you are interested please contact John on 087-9139484.

PROGRESSIVE 45

Our Progressive 45 were back in action on Thursday night:

1st Micko Walsh & John Hobbs

2nd Tom Daly & Pat Power

Last 5 Tomas Carroll and Sylvia Morrissey

Lucky table Tom Melody and Michael Kelleher

BRIDGE

We are delighted to welcome back Bridge here in the Club House on Friday morning 18th October.

PRO SHOP NEWS

Our End of Season Sale continues in the PRO Shop, great bargains to be had. Call the Pro Shop on 058-44707 or call in for all your golf requirements.

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.

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