GOLF SOCIETIES

We were delighted to welcome the Kepak Golf Society on Saturday who enjoyed their golf and our restaurant. We have been busy taking society bookings for 2020 and have great rates for Greenfees and Golf/Meal packages. If you would like to secure your preferred date for 2020 please call us on 058-43310 or email office@dungarvangolfclub.com. Check out our Society Testimonials section on our website to see what visiting societies have been saying about our club!

DAVID HAYES SPONSORED WINTER/SPRING LEAGUE

The David Hayes sponsored Winter/Spring League commences on Wednesday the 13th of November 2019. Thank you to all those members who have signed up to participate and continuing to support your club.

To play Stage One you must:

1 – Play as often as you wish between 13th November to the 15th December inclusive.

2 – Your best card returned over period will determine position on team selected in Stage 2.

We will have weekly competitions on Wednesday/Thursday and Friday/Saturday and Sunday is stand alone. The competition is 14 Holes and Green markers.

GENTS RESULTS

Thurs 7th Nov 1st John Freeman (Bunclody G.C.) (18) 31pts, 2nd PJ Kindregan (10) 28pts (B9)

Sat 9th Nov 1st Justin Walsh (14) 28pts, 2nd Eoin Stack (3) 25pts.

Sun 10th 1st Victor Mullins (18) 30pts, 2nd Derek Power (17) 30pts, 3rd Frank O’Donoghue (8) 29pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 13thth Nov Gents 14H Singles S/F (PGA David Hayes Winter League) & Social Golf, Thurs 14th Nov Open Gents 14H Singles S/F, Fri 15th Nov Gents 14H Singles S/F (PGA David Hayes Winter League), Sat 16th Gents 14H Singles S/F (PGA David Hayes Winter League) Sun 17th Nov Gents 14H Singles S/F (PGA David Hayes Winter League), Mon 18th Open Seniors 16H Singles S/F (50+), Wed 20th Gents 14H Singles S/F (Winter League sponsored by PGA David Hayes) 7 Social Golf.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 5th Nov 1st Donna Hackett (32) 22pts, 2nd Grace Hayes (33) 21pts, 3rd Bernie Lynch (250 B3, 4th Breda McCarthy (7) 20pts.

Tues 5th Ladies GIG 1st Cait Herlihy (46) 10pts.

Fri 8th Nov 1st June Hayes (20) 23pts.

LADIES FIXTURES

Wed 13th Nov Social Golf, Fri 15th Nov Ladies 14H Singles S/F, Sat 16th Ladies 14H Singles S/F, Mon 18th Open Seniors 16H Singles S/F (50+), Tues 19th Home Alliance, Ladies 11H Singles S/F and Ladies GIG.

LADIES WINTER LEAGUE

The results have been posted for October, there are some impressive individual scores and competition is very close, so keep going and keep your team in contention!

Also, continue to keep a weather eye on the holes you have been assigned, keeping the divots and pitch marks repaired, and the bunkers raked.

60.COM

A small number of brave golfers took to the fairways for our 60.com competition on 6th November. Despite “buckets of rain” they finish the nine holes and brought in terrific scores.

 1st Pat McCarthy (24)  19 pts.

 Next week (13th Nov) we have a morning start with the draw for partners at 9:30am and tee-off at 10:00pm. If you are playing please arrive on time to facilitate all the players.

 If you are in interested in social golf come along and join us any Wednesday.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

The atmosphere and fun in the clubhouse last Friday after the foursomes was terrific as our golfers relaxed having played in the nine hole competition. It was a ‘pet day’ , ideal for golf,
as the sun shone continuously with no breeze . A huge thanks to our established golfers who come out on Friday to play and help our beginners with golf skills, etiquette and rules.


1st: Mossie Walsh and Margaret Seiffert
2nd: Jack Elstead and Mary Dunbar
3rd: Shay O’ Connor and Paul Vart


If you would like to be part of the fun, join us next Fri Nov 15 at 9.30 am ready to play at 9.50 am.
We would love to see you there. Encourage your friends to join us.

SUNDAY MIXED SCRAMBLE


This was the first of these Sunday scrambles which was open to all members. It was a huge success with thirty-four entries. We were delighted to welcome our Juveniles who are a credit both to their parents and David Hayes. They show such courtesy and etiquette on the course. Well done to Mary Ryan who chipped into the hole twice!!


1st: Stephen Fennell, Maeve Carthy, Marie Fahey ( Ballymac ) and Mary Ryan (27 1/2)
2nd:  Jim O’ Mahony, Louise Moloney, Mary Prendergast and Helen O’ Shea (29 1/6)
3rd: Eamonn Keane, Donal Connolly, Colette O’ Mahony and Cait Herlihy (29 7/12)


Many thanks to Miriam Matthews and Marianne Mulcahy for organising the scramble and to all the participants for making it such a success. The next scramble will take place on Sunday Nov 17th at 2pm. Mark the date in your diary.


GET INTO GOLF MIXED WINTER LEAGUE


It is important to play often and get in scores for your team. Return your score card in the box in the bar each time you play. Also, each team will oversee maintenance of particular greens (repair pitch marks etc). Please check in locker room and be extra vigilant on your team’s assigned green.

LOTTO

A great crowd in the clubhouse on Sunday 10th Nov as we completed the Lotto draw. A Sunday afternoon scramble was finishing and the participants were quick to get to the bar and enjoy the company – and the heat!

The numbers drawn were 2, 6, 9 and 16. There was no winner of the Jackpot which increases to €6,500 next week.  There was one winner of the Match 3s – Eoin Stack who win €100 – well done to Eoin.

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

PROGRESSIVE 45

We had a great turn out for our weekly Progressive 45.

Joint Winners: Tom Osbourne & Percy Hallahan & Pat McGovern & Michael Kelly

Last 5: Maura Boland & Joan Phelan

Lucky Table: Pat Phelan & Eddie Kiely

PRO SHOP NEWS

With Christmas fast approaching, it’s time to think about that gift for the golfer in your life. Orders are now being taken with GPS Systems and Lithium batteries proving to be popular purchases. Other popular items include waterproof golf bags and electric trollies.

Motocaddy have started their Christmas offer with a free golf bag with every electric trolley. As always professional advice is at hand, David and his staff will guide you to the best value.  Call the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

FANTASTIC MEMBERSHIP RATES 2019/2020

Our new Membership Year commenced 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 superb 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. 

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