Newsletter August 7th 2015

Dear Members,

Some more updates this week!

All Ireland Daily Mail Foursomes:

Oversight the news has spread that Paul Reid & Stephen Byrne had a stunning 7&6 victory over Seapoint in Tulfarris. After 6 rounds they have now reached the business end of the event with the semi finals/finals to take place in Powerscourt in early September. Congratulations lads on this achievement.

Elder Lemons Society:

The Elder Lemons group continue to meet each Tuesday (all year round) at 10.00 with the first tee off at 10.30. No need to book in advance – a draw takes place at approx. 10.20 .

Tulfarris members pay €3 for entry to the competition. Visitors, who are always welcome,  pay €10 to the Resort as a green fee. Noel Kelly and Co. run a ‘Society’ handicap system for the group. 

In addition, from August, Tulfarris Resort  are arranging a Senior Opens on the second and last Tuesdays of each month. Members will pay €5 entry to the Resort and visitors will pay €15. GUI handicap adjustments apply. The Elder Lemons play as a group in the Opens at the usual times. 

Anyone over 55 years is welcome to join the ELS on Tuesdays at 10.00ish. Please contact Noel Kelly ( for more details.

Lakeside Challenge:

This annual event against our good neighbours Blessington Lakes has been confirmed for Saturday 3rd October at 0930 in Tulfarris. Hopefully this is the year we record our first victory in the event!

Details on the format and eligibility are available at

Kind Regards

Shemus Dore

Honorary Secretary