April Newsletter

Dear Members


Below are a few dates to keep in mind for your calendar:


Captains’ Drive-in


A reminder to all members that the re-rescheduled drive-in for Captains Peter and Miriam, will take place this weekend on Sunday 18th April. Check-in will be from 8:30, with the drive-in at 9:15, this will be followed an 18-hole scramble teeing off at 9:30. A hot lunch will be served afterwards in the hotel.


Membership renewal


As the season is now well underway, please be aware that per the club constitution (section 14.4) subscriptions for member renewal should be paid prior to 1st May to ensure continued membership and eligibility for competitions. Please also be aware that ‘Golfsure’ insurance cover is in place once fees are paid.


Captain’s, President’s Prizes & Golfer of the Year Trophy:


Eligibility reminder: Per club rules, to be eligible to win first prize in the Captain’s, President’s Prizes & Golfer of the Year Trophy, a person must have been a member of Tulfarris Golf Club in at least 1 of the 3 preceding years and must have played 3 (number) 18-hole qualifying or 9-hole qualifying competitions in the current calendar year. All conditions of play, rules for reference are located on the website


Interclub news and links:


Four of our inter-club teams have already competed in early round matches and others’ will have their first round matches very soon. The reports for each round have been posted on the website, the results and fixtures are below:


Inter-club Results update:


All-Ireland Fourball  :  Tulfarris are into round 3 and will face Edmonstown, home and away, following victories over Dublin Mountain & Slade Valley.   https://www.tulfarrisgolfclub.com/interclub-all-ireland-fourball

Irish Mixed Foursomes:  A round 1 loss to Craddockstown https://www.tulfarrisgolfclub.com/interclub

Fred Perry Trophy: Round 1 victory over Blessington Lakes. Round 2 is this Friday 25th Apr vs Slade Valley https://www.tulfarrisgolfclub.com/fred-perry-trophy

Provincial Towns Cup: Round 1  victory over Rathsallagh  https://www.tulfarrisgolfclub.com/interclub-provincial-towns


Upcoming inter-club matches:


South Leinster Trophy: Round 1 on 4th May against Royal Curragh – Manager Enda Daly

Cullen Cup:  Round 1 5th May 2:30pm at home to Powerscourt

Barton Cup: Round 2 vs Lisheen Springs 6th May (After a round 1 walkover from Dublin Mountain)

Brennan Cup: Round 1  11th May at home vs Arklow:  Team manager, Brendan Daly has as entry sheet on the notice board & is calling for interested pairings to register or contact him via Whatsapp or Text at  0879886000

Pierce Purcell Shield: Qualifying at Collatin 11th May :  Manager Dave Reid

Junior Cup: Qualifying at Lisheen Springs 9th June  Manager: Nial Robinson  

Jimmy Bruen Trophy: Qualifying at Citywest June 15th  Manager: Peter Pedersen



Kind regards,

Ian O’Shaughnessy

Hon. Secretary