OPEN CLUB CLASSIC
Our popular annual Open Club Classic will take place from Monday 14th to Sunday 20th of August. Our timesheet is open for bookings online or please call us on 058-43310 to book in your team of four. Entries are €100 per team and we have some fantastic prizes on offer this year. We will also have a raffle with lots of great prizes to be won. Tickets for the raffle are on sale in the office. We look forward to welcoming lots of visitors along with our members to the club over the week. Please spread the word!!
Our re-scheduled Presidents Scramble takes place this Wednesday 9th August at 5.30pm, shotgun start. There are some tee times still available and it is always a lovely event for our members. Entry is €10.
JB CARR TEAM
Our JB Carr team won the first leg of the Munster final against Woodstock Golf Club last Monday 31st July with a lead of 5-0. A fantastic win for the team and team managers. Thank you to all our members who came out to support them on home turf. They play the second leg of the Munster Final on Tuesday, 8th August. It’s a 1pm start in Woodstock GC, Ennis. All support is welcome. Best of luck!!
Annual Left-Handers Competition 2023The 48th Annual Left-Handers Competition will be played over the weekend 24th. -27th. August. Open to Ladies & Gentlemen (Members Only) 18 Hole Stableford. All left-handed players please support competition.
Mon 31st (Open Seniors) 1st Roger O’Connor (27) 39pts, 2nd Michael Drummey (10) 38pts, 3rd Jacqui O’Regan (27) 38pts, 4th Des Power (29) 37pts, 5th Cait O’Donovan (39) 37pts.
Thurs 3rd Aug (Sponsored by SPAR) 1st Martin Walsh (10) 46pts, 2nd Cian Fahy (17) 39pts, 3rd Peter Slattery (27) 38pts, 4th John O’Leary (27) 38pts, 5th James O’Donnell (17) 38pts.
Sat 5th Peter Cusack Memorial (Sponsored by Classic Gents) 1st Richie Walsh (22) 38pts B9, 2nd Cian Fahy (16) 38pts, Gross John McElroy (7) 25pts, 3rd Pat Phelan (16) 37pts.
Sun 6th 1st Barry Hamilton (2) 38pts, 2nd Tom O’Callaghan (18) 35pts, 3rd Diarmuid O’Neill (5) 35pts, 4th Donal Williams (4) 34pts
Tues 1st Aug (Sponsored by 360 Cookhouse) 1st Pat Flanagan (25) & Theresa Keane (24), 2nd Carmel Fox (26) & Caroline Cullinane (31) 43pts, 3rd Marie Fives (20) & Grace Hayes (24) 43pts C/B.
Fri 4/Sat 5th Aug 1st Breda McCarthy (10) 37pts , 2nd Colette O’Mahony (28) 37pts C/B, 3rd Mary Power (13) 36pts, 4th Joanne Fitzgerald (20) 36pts C/B
Wed 9th Aug Presidents Scramble & Open Gents 9H Singles (ATEC), Thurs 10th Open Gents 18H Singles S/F (SPAR), Fri 11th Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 12th Gents 18H Stroke (Monthly Medal), Sun 13th Gents 18H Stroke EA Ryan Cup, Mon 14th Open Gents Seniors 18H Singles S/F.
Tues 8th Aug Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F GOY (Sponsored by Isabels Place), Wed 9th Presidents Scramble & Open Ladies 9H Singles (ATEC), Fri 11th Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F (alt day) & Fun Friday Foursomes, Sat 12th Open Ladies 18H Singles S/F, Mon 14th Open Ladies Seniors 18H Singles S/F.
We had a great turnout again for our Junior Lessons on Saturday. Thank you to all the parents who assist with lessons. Lessons continue every Saturday at 3pm for the duration of the Summer and cost €5. No need to book! If your child is interested in joining as a junior member please give us a call for further information.
SUNDAY SOCIAL SCRAMBLEThese scrambles are proving to be a great success with a full timesheet yet again. Last Sunday we had some of our new Get into Golf ladies and men which is great to help them integrate into the club and meet others. The clubhouse was buzzing afterwards as they waited for the results.First: Tom Power, John McGroarty, Ellen Power and Linda BradfieldSecond: Garry Kennedy, Tom Phelan, Theresa Guiry and Zoe ScanlonThird: Mike Horgan, Les Ford, Patricia Butler and Cathie V. ConnollyFourth: Brendan Cosgrave, Mikey O’Dwyer, Liz Walsh and Paula PrendivilleThanks to Kolette Enright (Vice Captain) and Ann Moloney for running the scramble. A big thanks also to Tom Daly and staff in the bar for looking after us so well in the bar afterwards . As we have our Club Classic starting on Aug 14 and our Open week early in September,our next Sunday Social Scramble is on September 17. Keep that date free.
PAST & PRESENT LADY CAPTAINS/PRESIDENTS
Our annual Open Past & Present Lady Captains/Presidents competition will take place on Sunday 13th August. This popular competition has booked up quickly so we have added some extra tee times to the timesheet for members and visitors.
Our Youngones were playing on Wed 2nd August. 1st Maeve Fitzgerald (31) 19pts, 2nd Mary Buckley (33) 19pts, 3rd Colette O’Mahony (28) 18pts. There will be no Youngones for the next to weeks, the Presidents Scramble takes place on 9th August and our Classic on 16th August. We will be back in action on Wednesday 23rd at a later time of 12.30pm.
We had a packed timesheet for our 60.com on Wednesday 2nd August. While we had some rain during the round it did not impact the scoring which was exceptional. The winners were: 1st Jack Elstead 24pts, 2nd Nial Herlihy 23pts, 3rd Stephen Lynch 19pts
We will have no 60.com for the next two week due to the President’s scramble on 9th August and the Club Classic on 16th August. Our outing in Faithlegg Golf Club takes place on 23rd August. Please support the Classic as it is our main golf fundraiser of the year. If you are interested in social golf and are over 60 years of age you are welcome to join us any Wednesday – just put your name on the timesheet.
FUN FRIDAY FOURSOMES
Last Friday was an ideal day for golf – no rain or wind and the sun was actually shining for a while! We had a full timesheet and thanks to everyone for supporting the competition. We really appreciate it.1st Stephen Lynch and Lucy Frost 29 1/4, 2nd Garry Kennedy and Tom Frost 33 3/4, 3rd Denis Buckley and Pat Crowley 34 3/4. We are back again this Friday Aug 11. If you would like nine holes of Scotch Foursomes why not join us and enjoy some social golf.
GET INTO GOLF 2023
Our new golfers are very active and are regularly out on the course or down in the practice area improving their golf. A lot of them are getting their cards filled for handicaps and are showing great potential . Golf is a long apprentice but you will get there.
GET INTO GOLF 9H QUALIFYING COMPETITIONLast Tuesday evening was very wet and consequently entries were down. Nonetheless, we had a few diehards who braved the elements and played. Well done. Winner: Mary O’Donnell 16 pts
We are very busy welcoming groups this summer to the club and it is so lovely to welcome back returning groups and meeting new groups. We can offer full catering and golf equipment requirements to your group. If you are interested in visiting us, please call the office on 058-43310.
JOIN US – MEMBERSHIP 2023
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
We had our weekly Lotto 5 draw on Friday, 4th Aug. This was Week 12 of 52. The numbers drawn were 1, 12, 14 and 21. The jackpot was €10,000 and there was no winner. There was one match 3 winner. A group entry by Tom Conway, George Walsh, Hugh O’Carroll and Dermott Kelly. They win €100. 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 11th August at 3.30pm.
1st Pat Phelan & Eddie Kiely, 2nd Pat Curran & Billy Weldon, Last 5 larry Walsh & Lizzie Cowman, Lucky Table Sheila Morrissey & Tina Fitzgerald, Last Table Jim Kiersey & Martin Walsh.
The Pro Shop is open for all your golf equipment and clothing needs. Contact David on 058-44707 or email email@example.com.
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