LADIES CAPTAIN’S PRIZE

Our Ladies club Captain Angela Murphy enjoyed a very successful weekend.  The weather, the atmosphere and the support made it a happy and memorable occasion.

 Our course was in tremendous condition, thank you to our course staff for all their hard work ensuring it was in top condition.

Congratulations to Bridget Ahearn who won the Captains Prize, everyone was delighted for her. In second place was Betty O’Brien. Best Gross was Aoife Lowry and 3rd place went to Hilary Browne.

Our Catering Manager Tom Daly, chef Chris Daly and all the team in the restaurant provided a delicious BBQ on Sunday evening. All activities were outside and carried out with social distancing observed.

Full results for the weekend were:

Winner:  Bridget Ahearne(18) Nett 137  2nd Betty O’Brien(15) 138 Best Gross: Aoife Lowry(3) 152 3rd Hilary Browne(28) 139 4th Maisie Breen(12) 141 5th Jane Kiely(48) 141 6th Patricia Flanagan(25) 141 Best Nett Day 1: Cathie O’Mahony Whelan(11) 65 Best Nett Day 2: Theresa Guiry(41) 67 Past Captain: Rose Prendergast(45) 143 Category 1: Marie Fives(19) 145 Category 2: Ann Henneberry(25) 144 Category 3: Patricia Butler(32) 148 Category 4: Marianne Mulcahy(40) 151.

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 26th July 1st Peter Lehane (12) 45pts, 2nd James Kiersey (23) 45pts, 3rd Ray Ahehurst (22) 44pts, 4th Shane Crotty (36) 43pts, 5th Tomas Curran (21) 42pts, 6th Paul Morrison (19) 40pts.

Thurs 29th July (SPAR) 1st Kevin O’Mahoney (18) 45pts, 2nd Donal O’Hora (12) 41pts, Gross Adrian Twomey (3) 31pts, 3rd Maurice Cliffe (22) 39pts, 4th Tom Conway (15) 37pts.

Sat 31st  July 18H S/F 1ST Kevin Stack(+2) 40p; 2nd Paddy Murphy(04) 39pts; 3rd Raymond Moloney(14) 38pts; 4th Paul Power(20) 37pts.

Sun 1st Aug 18H S/F 1st Michael G Quinn (10) 38pts; 2nd Jimmy O Donnell(12) 37pts; Gross Diarmuid O Neill(3) 34pts; 4th Frank O’Donoghue(6) 37pts.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 2th July (Kindly sponsored by The Country Store) 1st Ann Moloney (41) 45pts, 2nd Maura Kindregan (21) 44pts, 3rd Breda Cummins (32) 43pts, 4th Francis Millerick (29) 43pts, 5th Cait Herlihy (48) 43pts.

Ladies Captain Weekend: Winner:  Bridget Ahearne(18) Nett 137  2nd Betty O’Brien(15) 138 Best Gross: Aoife Lowry(3) 152 3rd Hilary Browne(28) 139 4th Maisie Breen(12) 141 5th Jane Kiely(48) 141 6th Patricia Flanagan(25) 141 Best Net Day 1: Cathie O’Mahony Whelan(11) 65 Best Net Day 2: Theresa Guiry(41) 67 Past Captain: Rose Prendergast(45) 143 Category 1: Marie Fives(19) 145 Category 2: Ann Henneberry(25) 144 Category 3: Patricia Butler(32) 148 Category 4: Marianne Mulcahy(40) 151.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 4th Aug Casual Golf, Thurs 5th Gents 18H Singles S/F (SPAR), Fri 6th Fun Friday Foursomes & Casual Golf, Sat 7th (Sponsor Classic Gents) Open Gents 18H Singles, Sun 8th Aug Gents 18H Singles Stroke Paul I Power Cup & Sunday Scramble, Mon 9th Aug Open Gents & Ladies 18H Singles S/F.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 3rd Open 3 Ladies Waltz (Kindly sponsored Garveys Super Value) & Ladies 9H Qualifier, Wed 4th Casual Golf, Fri 6th Ladies 18H Singles S/F & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 7th Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Sun 8th Aug Scramble, Mon 9th Aug Open Gents & Ladies 18H Singles S/F.

LADIES HOME ALLIANCE RESULTS

Tues 23/24th July

Section 4 Winner Bernie Hayes (24) 40pts, Runner Up Angela Murphy (24) 38pts, Section 5 Winner Christine O’Keeffe (26) 34pts, Runner Up Louise Moloney (3) 34pts.

Tues 27TH July Section 1 Winner Maura Kindregan (21) 42pts, Runner Up Celia Power (25) 38pts. Section 2 Winner Frances Millerick (29) 43pts, Runner Up Kate McNamara (29) 40pts. Section 3 Winner Kolette Enright (34) 41pts, Runner up Grace Hayes (28) 36pts.

PAST AND PRESENT LADY CAPTAINS AND PRESIDENTS

Our popular Past & Present Lady Captains and Presidents competition will take place on Sunday 22nd of August from 12.30pm until 2.30pm. The format is a team of two and competition fee is €15pp for this always busy day on our calendar. For bookings call 058-43310.


LADIES INTER CLUB TEAMS

Commiserations to our Intermediate Team who lost to the Gold Coast on Monday 26th. It was a closely fought match contested in the best of spirits. Thanks to all the panel members and Mary the manager for all their efforts.

VOLUNTEERS – COURSE WORK

Excellent work has been carried out by many volunteers each Wednesday since summer arrived and the course is now in very good order. We will take a break for a couple of weeks and I will be in contact again when there is more work to be done. Thanks to everyone who has given their time and effort to the work of the Wednesday volunteers. 

LOTTO RESULTS

Annual Tickets (€90) are still available. Weekly Tickets for sale in the Club.  €2 for one line and €5 for three lines. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto, all funds raised are used to develop our course.

INDOOR DINING

We are open for Indoor Dining and we thank everyone for their co-operation and compliance to date. We will require your name, contact number and Covid Vaccination Certificate in either digital or paper form along with Photo ID for entry into the bar/restaurant. We also have outdoor dining available on our balconies overlooking our beautiful course. We look forward to welcoming you.

YOUNGONES

We were back in action last Wednesday 28th July. 1st June James (28) 21pts, 2nd Maeve Carthy (34) 18pts CB, 3rd Maria Ryan (25) 18pts. Our Youngones continue on Wednesday 4th August from 11.30am – 1.20pm. Please book in online.

60.COM

Despite mixed weather on Wednesday 27th July, we had a full timesheet for our 60.com competition. We had magnificent scores with Seamus O’Neill producing the score of the month!

The winners were: 1st Seamus O’Neill 24pts, 2nd Dave Byrne 21pts, 3rd John Hickey 19pts

We have an outing to Faithlegge Golf Club on 12th August – the booking sheet is posted in the locker room. We have 32 slots so if you are interested book immediately! For the foreseeable future we will not have a draw for partners and we will play according to the timesheet. If you wish to play any week please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join. Please observe the Covid protocols to ensure the safety of all our members.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Timesheet was full and we were delighted to welcome so many to this fun event. Tom McCabe
(our club chairman) and his wife Mary joined us. A sincere thank you yet again to a very generous member who gave us a donation towards our fund.

Results
First : -Michael O’Brien and Jack O’Connor
Second: – Tom McCabe and John Moran
Third : – Olivia Fahey and Anne Murray
We are back again next Friday (Aug 6). If you wish to join us, go online and book your place.
Timesheet fills quickly.

GET INTO GOLF 2021

Get into Golf 2021
The initial lessons with David Hayes our PGA are now over and our new golfers have started the on course  activities  with our lady members. This is where our new golfers familiarise themselves with our fine course. A huge thanks to all the ladies who have made themselves available to help with the beginners over the next few weeks . Mile buiochas.

Get into Golf Putting Competition
Angela Murphy (Lady Captain) who hosted a great weekend was anxious that the  new lady golfers would be part of the atmosphere of her weekend. With this in mind she ran a Putting Competition for them . This was a fun event which they all enjoyed but none the less was very competitive. We have some very good putters in the group. . A huge thanks to David Hayes our PGA for setting up the competition and overseeing it.
First: Maeve Gildea  (count back)
Second: Linda Bradfield
Third : Mary Greene  (count back)

JUNIOR GOLF NEWS

Our Junior lessons on Saturday continue next Saturday at 3pm and places must be reserved in advance by contacting the Pro Shop on 058-44707.

We ask all our junior members to continue to observe Covid protocols. Do not turn up without being on the timesheet for the course or practice ground. Any enquiries relating to junior activities at Dungarvan can be directed to our junior convenor David Hayes. David can be contacted at 058-44707 or email davidhayesgolf@gmail.com.

Huge Congratulations to our Two Members, Neil Montgomery and Michael Kiely on their magnificent performances last Saturday when Waterford defeated Tipperary. We wish them and all the team the best of luck when they take on Limerick next weekend in the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship.

PRO SHOP

The Pro Shop is open for all your golf equipment and clothing needs. Please contact David or Grace on 058-44707 or email davidhayesgolf@gmail.com

NEW MEMBERS RATE AVAILABLE

We have a great new membership rate for anyone interested in joining the club. We also have an Under 35-Year-old rate available.  Please contact the office for further details and to request a membership application form. Email office@dungarvangolfclub.com.

SOCIETIES – GREAT GREENFEE RATES

We have great green fee rates available for societies and as we have a busy summer with lots of groups booked in. If you would like to book in a date for your group, please email us or call 058-43310.

COVID PROTOCOLS


We must maintain records of everyone attending the club. Please help our staff in the Pro Shop by always checking in with them. We must record those going to the practice area or using the putting green. If you are attending when the Pro Shop is closed then please sign in on the sheet in the starters hut by the 1st tee.
Greens: No touching of the flagpole
Bunkers: No rakes in bunkers. Placing in bunkers within 6 inches is permitted. Players are asked to make good the sand with feet or club.

If you are bringing guests to play, you must ensure that their names are recorded on the timesheets by phoning the Pro Shop or Office. The timesheet goes live each Monday at 18.40pm.

Tee times must be booked in advance online or over the telephone. We must ensure that players’ names are recorded on timesheets and timesheets must be kept for a period of at least six weeks to assist with contact tracing should the need arise.  Everyone entering the Pro Shop needs to ensure social distancing is observed and they must wear a mask.

OFFICE HOURS

Our office hours are Monday – Friday from 9am – 1pm and 2pm-5pm.  Tel: 058-43310 or email us at office@dungarvangolfclub.com with any enquiries you might have.

GOLF COVID REGULATIONS

Please make yourself familiar with the full ‘Return to Golf’ protocols on the Golf Ireland website. www.golfireland.ie


We must adhere to following: 
• All tee times must be booked on line or by phoning the Pro Shop. All names have to be recorded on the time sheet for contact tracing purposes. 


• When arriving at the club please maintain physical distancing at all times. Follow the one-way system to the Pro Shop from the locker room side of the Club House, Check-In at the Pro Shop before playing and don’t forget to wear your mask in Pro Shop and in Clubhouse.


• Members must stay away from the club if they are experiencing any COVID like   symptoms.


• When on the course there should be no touching of flag poles or raking the bunkers, but level the sand with your feet or club. A local rule of placing no more than 6 inches in the bunker will apply. 

• The practice area will be open but slots must be booked in advance through the Pro Shop.

Restaurants, cafés and bars have reopened their doors for indoor dining and drinking from l Monday, 26th July, operating under strict new public health regulations.

Our clubhouse Bar/Restaurant run by Tom and Chris, while providing indoor hospitality are being asked to implement specified protective measures. Members are asked to play their part in ensuring a safe environment for both themselves and the staff serving them.

What is required to dine or drink indoors?

All adults over 18 need proof that they have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or have recovered from the disease in the past six months.

Members will not be allowed INSIDE to dine if they do not have there VACINATION CERTS WITH THEM OR DISPLAYED ON THEIR PHONES. This is in line with public health regulations.

Your cooperation is much appreciated,