August 1st Newsletter

Dear Members,

Just a few items to note for the coming month:

This Weekend Opens: 

 - This Sunday 6th  Single Stabelford - White Tees

 - This Monday 7th  4BBB Stableford 

There is no better time than the present to enjoy our course & show it off to your golfing friends & good availability exists on both days.

Captain's Prize Dinner: 

             - Captain Mark Reilly and Lady Captain Catherine Curley  invite you to join them for their Captains’ Prize Dinner on 26thAugust 2017

                      Drinks at 7:30pm with Dinner at 8:00pm sharp.  Followed by prize giving. Music and dancing afterwards.

                      Ticket Price €35.00. Formal Dress.

             Tickets go on sale from this weekend and are avaiable from the Competition Check-in Officer or contact a Committee member   

Members Private Draw:

             If you have tickets stubs and money to return please assist in returning these as soon as possible and any assistance in selling some tickets would be greatly appreciated in raising funds for the club. 

Upcomming GOY events:

      - August Medal :   Saturday/Sunday 12th/13th

      - Captain's Prize :  Men's Round 1   August 20th   Rnd 2:  August 26th:  

            Wishing you all well over these events and please for your own enjoyment & that of other members, particularly as we will have large fields be sure to ready to tee off ontime & be mindful of your pace of play, endevour to keep up with the group in front & take immediate necessary action to rectify this should you fall behind.   Now is a good time to also review our Pace of Play page on the Club web site under the Conditions of Play & Club Rules Page. (Click for link)  

Mens Get into Golf Programme:

  Please note that the resort are a programme aimed at Men who are new to or interested in "Getting into Golf".  Your assistance in spreading the news to any of your friends who you feel may be interested is appreciated & hopefully we will also gain some new members going forward from this. Click here for details as per the link on the Club web home page.

Interclub Results:

  - South Leinster Championship:

             Hard luck to our South Leinster team who bowed out in an extreemly hard fought Semi-final 4-3 loss to Royal Curragh on July 15th.  Team Manger Enda Daly reported that his chares did themselves & our club great credit in the way they battled. Thaks to all & Manager Enda & his assistant Lenny Murphy.  ( Link to Interclub Page for full report.)

Birdie King updates:   Link to web page

  Cat 1 (01-11) Mick Cullens leads  from Liam O'Loughlin.

  Cat 2 (12-17) Brendan Bartley hold a narrow lead over Will Hamill & Shay McGrath

  Cat 3 (18-28) Brian Walsh leads from John Britton, Pat Hartigan & Tom McIntrye

     Plenty of GOY Double point opportunities over August. Sounds easy doesn't it.....best of luck.

Yours in Golf,

Peter Pedersen.

Hon. Secretary