CENTENARY FUNDRAISING OPEN CLASSIC
Our Centenary Fundraising Classic takes place this Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st of May and we are delighted with the response to date with lots of members and visitors booked in over the four days. The format is teams of four people and entry is €100 per team. We have some great prizes to be won! There are still some tee times available so please give the office a call on 058-43310 to book in or book online on our website. All proceeds are going towards next years celebrations where the club will hit the massive milestone of a 100 years! We look forward to welcoming you to our club for this important fundraiser.
GET INTO GOLF 2023
We had a very busy time this week welcoming over sixty new Get into Golf participants between men and women. We are thrilled with the huge interest and look forward to working with them over the next few weeks. It is a very busy time for our PGA Professional David Hayes who is doing a terrific job in developing our Get into Golf players. We are so lucky to have David on site who believes in the Get into Golf programme and is so good at imparting his knowledge.NEW WEEKLY OPEN COMPETITIONS
Next week we will see the start of a new weekly Wednesday 9 hole Open competition for Ladies and Men kindly sponsored by ATEC Fire and Security. This will run each Wednesday until October with a great overall year end prize of a €500 voucher. Also, next Thursday 25th sees the return of our Open Gents Spar Open Qualifier. Thanks to Leo and all at Spar for their ongoing support for our club.
CHALLENGE CUP TEAM
Congratulations to the Challenge Team managed by Marianne Mulcahy and Pat Flanagan who won their match against Youghal in Dungarvan. The team included Nollaig McCarthy, Patricia Butler, Ann Stack, Hannah Buckley and Cait Herlihy. Caddies Kolette Enright, Maria Ryan, Christine OKeefe, John McElroy and Marcella Mc Govern.
REVIVE ACTIVE TEAM
Congratulations too, to the Revive Active team managed by June Hayes and Ina Considine. The team included, Niamh Reynolds/Louise Maloney, Cathie O Mahoney Whelan/June James, Mary Power/Linda Buckley, Joanne Fitxgerald/Sarah Moynihan, Majella Moynihan/Teresa Hayes who were pipped by the former All Ireland champions in Thurles.
JUNIOR CUP TEAM
Best of luck to our Junior cup team are in action this coming Saturday with an away tie to Mallow.
We had a very busy time this week welcoming over sixty new Get into Golf participants between men and women. We are thrilled with the huge interest and look forward to working with them over the next few weeks. It is a very busy time for our PGA Professional David Hayes who is doing a terrific job in developing our Get into Golf players. We are so lucky to have David on site who believes in the Get into Golf programme and is so good at imparting his knowledge.SOCIETY REVIEWS
We received a wonderful review from the AIB Cork & Waterford Golf Society who visited us last week. It was so lovely to receive such wonderful compliments on our course and restaurant. We post all reviews received under the Testimonials section on our website. If you have a group interested in visiting us this year or next year, please get in contact!
SUNDAY SOCIAL SCRAMBLEOur next social scramble takes place on Sunday afternoon (May 28) at 3 pm. The timesheet opened this week. These scrambles are great fun and also great social events. So, if you are free that afternoon and to avoid disappointment why not go online and book your place.
Mon 8th (Seniors) 1st Matt Curran (19) 37pts, 2nd Pat McCarthy (25) 34pts.
Wed 10th (South Munster Seniors) 1st Pat Morrissey (16) 34pts, 2nd Denis Crowley (15) 33pts, 3rd Francis Davis (21) 32pts B9, 4th Peter Gregson (22) 32pts B9.
Thurs 11th 1st David Buckley (2) 33pts B9, 2nd Peter Mullaney (1) 33pts, 3rd Tom O’Callaghan (20) 30pts B9.
Sat 13th 1st Eoin Stack (2) 67net, 2nd Eoin Kiely (24) 69net, 3rd Gabriel Leacy (4) 70 net B9, 4th Stephen Lanigan (8) 70 net, 5th Maurice Cliffe (24) 72 net B9.
Sun 14th 1st Gabriel Leacy (3) 38pts B9, 2nd Diarmuid O’Neill (4) 38pts B9, Gross Tony O’Sullivan (10) 30pts B9, 3rd Colm O’Hare (7) 35pts.
Tues 9th May (Kindly Sponsored by Orbsen Consulting) 1st Mary Buckley (37) 40pts, 2nd Antoinette Hurley (29) 36pts, Gross Breda McCarthy 19 gross pts, 3rd Ann Stack (33) 36pts. Front 9 betty O’Brien (18) 17pts CB, Back 9 Maeve Fitzgerald (30) 21pts.
Fri 12/Sat 13th May 1st Edel Walsh (30) 37pts, 2nd Niamh Hickey (48) 37pts, Gross Aoife Lowry (2), 3rd Olga O’Connor (53) 35pts.
Wed 17th May Casual Golf, Thurs 18th May Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Fri 19th May Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Sat 20th Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Sun 21st May Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Mon 22nd May Open Seniors Gents/Ladies 18H Singles S/F (50+)
Tues 16th May Ladies 18H Singles S/F (Kindly Sponsored by Shaws) & 9H Qualifier & GIG 9H Qualifier, Wed 10th May Casual Golf, Thurs 18th May Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Fri 19th May Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Sat 20th Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Sun 21st May Open Centenary Fundraising Classic, Mon 22nd May Open Seniors Gents/Ladies 18H Singles S/F (50+), Tues 23rd May Open Ladies Champagne Scramble (Kindly sponsored by Garveys Super Valu).
We had another great turn out of Junior Golfers at last Saturday’s group golf lesson with our Pro David Hayes. Special thanks to James Hayes for assisting on the day. Lessons take place every Saturday at 3pm. All are welcome.
Our Junior Membership for 2023 is €77 for ages 6 – 12 and €107 for ages 13 – 18. Children will have great fun at Dungarvan Golf Club, learn to play golf, make new friends and develop life skills. Please contact the office to request an application form.
We enjoyed a great day last Wednesday for our weekly competition. Please note our next outing will be to Waterford Castle Golf Club on Wednesday 21st June. 1st Maeve Carthy (35) 17pts, 2nd Kolette Enright (29) 16pts, 3rd Maria Ryan (27) 15pts. Our next competition is on Wed 17th May from 12 noon – 1.30pm.
Another full timesheet for our 60.com competition on Wednesday 10th May. The weather was good and the golf was better. The winners were: 1st John Condon 19pts, 2nd Jack Elstead 19pts, 3rd Maurice Crotty 18pts. If you are interested in social golf and are over 60 then put your name on the timesheet any week and join us.
FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
We had glorious sunshine for our foursomes last Friday after very wet conditions the previous evening. This encouraged lots of our supporters to return which was very encouraging. Many thanks to John Moran who ran the event so efficiently.Results1st Tom Frost and Mary Ryan 33 1/22nd Pat Cumiskey and Ellen Power 36 1/43rd Larry Fahey and Mary Fuller 39 1/4 (CB)We have no foursomes this Friday (May 19) due to our fundraiser the Centenary Classic. We would encourage as many as possible to enter a team and enjoy the fun. Classics are great social events.
GET INTO GOLF 2021 / 2022At the moment, at six pm on Tuesday evenings we are running a nine-hole qualifying competition specifically for these Get into Golf ladies in an effort to introduce them to competitions and improve their game. It is only open to those who have a handicap higher than 36. So far there is a huge interest and it is going well.
JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 2023
We are delighted with the response to our 2023 New Membership rate. If you are interested in joining our friendly members club in 2023, we can send you information and a Membership Application form. We also have great Junior, Student, Country and other membership options available. Please call us on 058-43310 or email email@example.com
We had our weekly Lotto 4 draw today on Friday, 12th May. This was Week 52 of 52.The numbers drawn were 2, 18, 20 and 22. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner. The jackpot remains at €10,000 for the next draw. There were two match 3 winners. Cathy Mannix and Ann Ryan each win €50. All funds are directed to course improvement projects. To play online please go to our website www.dungarvangolfclub.com and select Online Lotto. The next draw will take place on Friday 19th May at 3.30pm.
1st Deirdre Murphy & Margaret O’Brien, 2nd Bernie Butler & Nuala Kenneally and Diane Power and Nuala Murphy. Last 5 peter Flynn & Cait Dunne. Lucky Table Vincent and Teresa. Last Game Michael Walsh & Niamh Walsh.
The Pro Shop is open for all your golf equipment and clothing needs. Contact David on 058-44707 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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