MUNSTER JUNIOR HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL

Golf Ireland are hosting the Munster Junior Halloween one day festival here on Wednesday 2nd November from 11am to 3pm. This is a fun day out for beginner Boys and Girls Golfers with no Handicap Index or very High Handicap Index over 36.0 and must be 13 years or under.

Places are limited to 30 and the Fee is €10 which will include lunch and a goodie bag. The Boys and Girls will play various games and will also play fun scramble on the course. Please contact the office on 058-43310 and we can send you out the link to register with Golf Ireland.

LOCAL RULE – PLACING

Given poor weather conditions & forecast for more rain the decision was taken to introduce placing on fairways and in the rough beginning from start of play last Saturday morning 22nd October. Placing is permitted in both closely mown areas and in the rough. You should Mark, Lift, Clean and Place your ball within 6 inches, no nearer the hole.

PRESENTATION OF PRIZES – MENS CLUB

The Men’s Club will hold an end of season Presentation of Prizes evening on Saturday 29th October at 5pm. An email listing all prize winners has been sent out and all prize winners are requested to attend or to nominate someone to receive their prize.

GENTS WINTER LEAGUE

If interested in playing in the Winter League this year can you please put your name on the sheet in the Men’s locker room over the next few days or leave a committee member know.

WINTER COMPETITIONS

For the duration of 14 Hole winter playing it has been decided to move to category-based prizes for all competitions. There will be one prize in each category. A one-shot penalty will be applied for the duration of winter rules for a category winner. This penalty will not apply for winter league scoring. Categories: Cat 1: 0 to 7, Cat 2: 8 to 16, Cat 3: 17+

ASHES VERSUS LISMORE

The Ashes V’s Lismore competition has been postponed to 13th November. Further details to follow.

OPEN SENIORS RESULTS

We had no competition on Monday 17th October due to a visiting society.

GENTS RESULTS

Thurs 20th 1st John T. Moloney (16) 38pts, 2nd Paddy Murphy (4) 37pts, 3rd Jonathan Hanlon (10) 35pts.

Sat 22nd 1st Tom Curran (12) 40pts (B9), 2nd Anthony Downey (21) 40pts, Gross Graham Nagle (3) 35pts, 3rd Mark Reynolds (12) 39pts.

Sun 23rd 1st Tom Curran (12) 42pts, 2nd Paddy Murphy (4) 36pts, Gross Jack Leacy (3) 32pts.

LADIES RESULTS

Tues 18th (Champagne Scramble) 1st Antoinette Hurley (29) Catherine Dwyer (38) Theresa Guiry (36) 87pts, 2nd Hilary Browne (27), Theresa Keane (28), Sue Mahony (29) 84pts, 3rd Carmel O’Brien (14), Teresa Hayes (23), Marianne Mulcahy (38) 76pts.

Fri 21/Sat 22nd Oct 1st Daphne Power (19) 35pts, 2nd Betty O’Brien (17) 31pts.

GENTS FIXTURES

Wed 26th Casual Golf, Thurs 27th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (Golf & Grill €28), Fri 28th Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 29th Oct Open Gents 18H Singles S/F, Sun 30th Gents 18H Singles S/F, Mon 31st Open Gents 18H Singles S/F.

LADIES FIXTURES

Tues 25th Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Ladies Home Alliance & Ladies 9H Qualifier, Wed 26th Casual Golf, Fri 28th Ladies 18H Singles S/F Alt Day & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 29th Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 31st Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F.

FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Once again we had no foursomes last Friday due to heavy rain. Hopefully we will be back again this Friday Oct 28. Booking is open, so go online and book your place. The scotch foursomes is a very sociable way to play golf helping you to meet new people and enjoy nine holes of golf at the same time.

GET INTO GOLF MIXED SCRAMBLE

Our next mixed scramble is this Sunday October 30th at 2.30pm. Booking is brisk so if you would like to be part of the fun please go online and book your slot. Prizes will be presented immediately afterwards in the clubhouse.

Refresher Lessons (Get into Golf Ladies and Men)
David Hayes our PGA Professional is available on Wednesday nights at Tinhalla Driving Range near Carrick on Suir from 7 o’clock onwards.  Each lesson is thirty minutes which can be taken individually or in pairs. This is a great opportunity to improve your golf. If you would like to avail of this please contact David at Dungarvan Golf club.


YOUNGONES

We had no competition last Wednesday due to poor weather conditions. Our next competition is on Wednesday 26th Oct from 11am – 12.30pm. Please book in online.

60.COM

We had a small turnout for our 60.com on Wednesday 19th Oct. The weather was terrible – wet and windy but it did not stop our guys from competing!

The winner was Maurice Crotty. If you wish to play in our society please book on the timesheet. New members are always welcome to join

JUNIOR NEWS

Our last Junior Lessons of the year was held on Saturday 22nd. Thank you to all the children for attending each week, great fun was had by all! Special thanks to all the parents who assisted with the lessons since we commenced in April. Thank you to our PGA Professional David Hayes for all the encouragement and tuition over the past seven months. If your child would like to join as a junior member, please contact the office as we have great Junior joining rates.

LOTTO RESULTS
We had our weekly Lotto 4 draw on Friday, 21st Oct. This was Week 23 of 52.
The numbers drawn were 13, 17, 26 and 28. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner. There was one match 3 winner. Jim & Colette O’Mahony win €100.

To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 28th 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 takes place on Sunday 6th November in the clubhouse at 8pm. All welcome.

CASUAL BRIDGE IS BACK

There was a large crowd at our weekly Bridge last Friday, it was great to see! Bridge takes place from 11am – 1pm each Friday in the Clubhouse. €5pp. All welcome.

THURSDAY NIGHT CARDS

Our Thursday night cards drew another big crowd last Thursday night. Joint 1st Sheila Morrissey & Seamus O’Neill and Mary Doyle & Eileen Kelly. Last 5 John Walsh & Noreen Barry. Lucky Table Mary Quarry & Babs. Last Table Pat Phelan & Eddie Kiely.

JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 

If you are interested in joining our friendly members club, we have fantastic new rates for 2023. We would be delighted to send you information on our joining rates and a Membership Application form. Please email office@dungarvangolfclub.com or call 058-43310.

PRO SHOP

Professional advice is at hand in our fully stocked Pro Shop, David 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