KEN DOHERTY VISIT

We welcomed Ken Doherty to our club on Saturday and we had such a lovely morning with him. We took some photos in our snooker room with our weekly snooker players and along with members gave him a warm welcome and an opportunity to chat all things snooker and golf! Ken was joined by TV and Radio personality Aonghus McAnally and guests. After golf Ken enjoyed some more camaraderie in our bar with members and staff. Thank you for visiting Ken!

GENTS WINTER LEAGUE

We are happy to advise the annual winter league will return again this year. We are delighted that David Hayes has kindly agreed to come onboard as sponsor. To register your interest in playing, please put your name on the sheet in the men’s locker room. It is intended to commence in early November and will run for 10 weeks of qualifying competition with top teams advancing to the playoffs. To encourage all team members to play, the €20 entry fee must be paid prior to the first round. Further details on format to follow.

BELVEDERE CUP TEAM

Our Belvedere Cup team are now through to the County Final after a very hard-fought win over our near neighbours West Waterford Golf Club over the weekend. Hard luck to West Waterford and thank you for your kind hospitality. We wish our team the best of luck in the final.

MUNSTER SENIOR WOMEN GOLF SOCIETY

Over 100 ladies from the Senior Women Golf Society visited us on Monday and after a very wet Sunday the sun shone down on what was a great day for our club. We thank the Society Chairperson Mary Power and all her team for ensuring the day was a great success. Thank you to Tom and all the restaurant staff for their hard work and tasty meals. Thank you to our car parking stewards and all the Ladies Committee for ensuring everything ran smoothly.

LADIES HOME ALLIANCE

Round 2 of the Home Alliance is scheduled for Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd and Tuesday 25th October. Some fees are still outstanding. To be eligible to win a prize you must have paid your entrance fee of €20. Please check the notice board in the Ladies Locker Room.

ASHES VERSUS LISMORE

After being cancelled for several years due to Covid we are happy to advise that the Ashes matches versus Lismore will return this year. We are at home on Sunday 23rd October and away in Lismore the following Sunday 30th October. To register your interest in playing a sheet is posted in the Men’s locker room or contact vice-captain Brian directly.

OPEN SENIORS RESULTS

1st Sean English (20) 39pts, 2nd John O’Leary (Cahir GC) (27) 39pts, Gross Jimmy O’Donnell (100 22pts, 3rd John T Moloney (16) 37pts, 4th Jim Harty (16) 36pts.

GENTS RESULTS

Thurs 13th (SPAR) 1st Peter Mullaney (2) 39pts, 2nd Michael Buckley (6) 37pts, Gross Alan Thomas (-3) 40pts.

Sat 15th Oct (Kindly sponsored by PRO David Hayes) 1st Maurice Terry (16) 65 net, 2nd John McElroy (7) 71net B9, Gross Kevin Stack (2) 73gross, 3rd Danny Reynolds (24) 71net.

Sun 16th Oct 1st SPAR FINAL 1st PJ Kindregan (12) 39pts, 2nd David Buckley (3) 38pts, Gross Diarmuid O’Neill (2) 34pts, 3rd Seamus Butler (10) 34pts.

Sun 16th 1st Tom Curran (12) 41pts, 2nd PJ Kindregan (12) 39pts, Gross David Buckley (3) 35pts, 3rd Graham Nagle (3) 38pts.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 11th Oct (Stroke GOY) 1st Carmel O’Brien (15) 74, 2nd Ruth Byrne (38) 75, Gross Betty O’Brien (17) 83, 3rd Sue Mahony (29) 75, 4th Grace Hayes (27) 76.

Fri 14th/Sat 15th 1st Carmel Fox (29) 40pts, 2nd Kolette Enright (29) 38pts, 3rd Betty O’Brien (17) 35pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 19th Casual Golf, Thurs 20th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Golf & Grill €28), Fri 21st Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 22nd Oct Open Gents 18H Singles S/F, Sun 23rd Gents 18H Singles S/F & The Ashes V’s Lismore, Mon 24th Open Gents 18H Singles Seniors Singles S/F.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 18th Ladies 3 person Champagne Scramble & Ladies 9H Qualifier, Wed 19th Casual Golf, Fri 21st Ladies 18H Singles S/F Alt Day, Ladies Home Alliance & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 22nd Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 23rd Open Ladies Seniors 18H Singles S/F.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES

Eventually we got a fine Friday morning which allowed the foursomes to take place. We were delighted to welcome some new golfers who joined last Friday. This competition is a real social event and a great way to meet new people and integrate into the club.
Results
First: Brian Corry and Phyllis Davis 35
Second: Aisling Horgan and Karla Twomey 37 1/4
Third: Noel Whelan and Mary Fuller 39
The foursomes have become very popular. If you want to join us next Friday Oct 21, please go online and book your place. Book early to avoid disappointment.

GET INTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE
Unfortunately this event scheduled for last Sunday had to be cancelled due to the very wet and windy conditions. This was disappointing as the timesheet was busy. It is great fun and very sociable. Our next scramble is Sunday Oct 30. Booking is open so go online and book your place.

On-Going Nine Hole Competition for Beginners
The book has opened on this in the Ladies locker room. Entry fee is 2€. You enter by writing your name in the book and paying your money before you go out on the course. When we have ten entries a winner will be announced.

YOUNGONES

Congratulations to Marie Fives (23) 19pts who took first place in our weekly competition last Wednesday 12th. 2nd Ina Considine (26) 15pts CB. Our next competition is on 19th Oct from 11am – 12pm. Please book in online.

60.COM

We had a good turnout for our 60.com on Wednesday 12th Oct. The weather was good but the course was playing long after significant rain during the week.

The winners were: 1st   Jim O’Mahony 19pts, 2nd Walter Cullinane 17pts. If you wish to play in our society please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join

MUNSTER JUNIOR HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL

Golf Ireland are hosting the Munster Junior Halloween Festival at Dungarvan Golf Club on Wednesday 2nd November. This is for age 13 years and under and there is a link to register interest. Please contact the office by email office@dungarvangolfclub.com if interested.

JUNIOR NEWS

Our last Junior Lessons will be this Saturday 22nd and then will finish until next year. It has been wonderful to see so many juniors attending each week and enjoying their golf with our PGA Pro David Hayes. Please contact David Hayes our Junior Convenor for any Junior related questions.  

LOTTO RESULTS
We had our weekly Lotto 4 draw on Friday, 14th Oct. This was Week 22 of 52. The numbers drawn were 3, 12, 20 and 21. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner.  We had six match 3 winners. Christine O’Keeffe, Justin Walsh, Eileen Kelly, Margaret O’Shea, Ellie & Grace Tobin and Mary Buckley each win €25.

To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 21st October at 3.30pm. Thank you to everyone who supports our Lotto. All funds raised are used to develop our course. 

POKER CLASSIC

Our next Poker Classic will take place on Sunday 6th November in the clubhouse at 8pm. All welcome.

CASUAL BRIDGE IS BACK

Bridge takes place from 11am – 1pm each Friday in the Clubhouse. €5pp. All welcome.

THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS

We continue to draw a big crowd every week. Congratulations to winners Pat Phelan & Eddie Kiely, 2nd Anne Navin & Peggy Walsh, Last 5 Seamus O’Neill & Tom Melody. Lucky table Pat Harty & Billy Harty. Last table Geraldine Harty & Margo Delahunty. We are back this Thursday at 9pm. We look forward to seeing you all then.  

JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 

If you are interested in joining our friendly members club, we have a number of great rates available from now until the end of 2022 and fantastic new rates for 2023. We would be delighted to send you information on our joining rates and a Membership Application form. Please emailoffice@dungarvangolfclub.com or call 058-43310.

PRO SHOP

Thanks to everyone who entered our draw to win a Powa Kaddy. There are just five tickets left in this limited draw!

As always, professional advice is at hand in our fully stocked Pro Shop, David and his staff will assist you with any requirements you have. Call the Pro Shop on 058-44707 or visit www.davidhayesgolf.com

OFFICE HOURS

Our office hours are Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm.  Tel: 058-43310 or email us at office@dungarvangolfclub.com with any enquiries you might have. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com