February 26 2017
The sub renewals have been sent out for this year by email. Your 2017 subscription is now due and members are asked to submit as soon as possible. This will ensure that necessary work needed to keep the course in top condition can continue.Members are asked to ensure that the club has correct D.O.B, Email address, and Address for all correspondence. If you have an email that you are not accessing please inform the office so that it can be updated or removed. Any member who has no email will receive correspondence by post. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.Payment by Cheque/Bank Draft/Debit - Credit Card ONLY - NO CASH. If you wish to avail of Standing Order option please contact the Office by telephone or email to obtain the form.
Winter League Saturday 25th February.
Group 1 Michael Tierney 1 ½ Gerry Robinson 1 ½. John P Jones 2 Barry Dunne 1. Denis Corrigan 2 Andrew Mc Carthy 1.
Group 2. Paddy Martin 0 Martin Barry 3.
Sunday 26th February 14 Hole Singles Competition. Cancelled.
Course: Members are requested to repair and sand divots.Rake bunkers and Repair pitch marks on greens.
The yellow markers on Tee Box’s are for The Team of Three competition only. Members are requested not to use them for any other competition.
Wednesday 1st March Corkey’s Golf Balls.
Friday 3th March Senior Retired Open .
10am to 12am.Entry fee €5 for members and €10 for visitors. Play off green markers.
Winter League Quater Finals Fixtures Saturday 4th March .
11.30am. Michael Tierney V Robbie Foley. 12 noon. Paddy Peters V Barry Dunne
Saturday & Sunday 4th & 5th March 18 Hole Singles Competition.
On the fairway lift clean and place within six inches not nearer the hole. In the rough lift clean and drop within six inches not nearer the hole. You cannot drop from rough onto fairway.
Our Open Team of Three competition will run from October 2016 to April 2017 with a list of fantastic prizes worth over €3,000. It is kindly sponsored by Horan Golf Centres (Nenagh, Birr, Moate, Dunmurray Springs). Members can play Monday to Saturday, visitors can play any day excluding open days. Two teams will qualify each month with a grand final in May 2017. Prizes: 1st 3 €300 Vouchers; 2nd 3 €200 Vouchers; 3rd 3 €150 Vouchers; 4th 3 €100; 5th 3 €75 Vouchers. Competition fee will be €10 each for members and €20 each for visitors with re-entry in the same month €7 for members and €15 for visitors. Play off nine tents of your handicap. Each player who enters will be included in a draw for prizes of €150, €100 and €50 at the end of the competition. You may book on-line or contact the Pro Shop 067 33260 or 087 2132241.
Congratulations to Deirdre Hughes, Kay Murphy & Helen McMahon - the winning team in the February Match play competition with a score of 23 points.
Our first Cubs & Tigers event for 2017 will take place on Sunday 5th of March. Members with a handicap & those who do not yet have a handicap are welcome to participate, but please sign up on the sheet in the locker room notice board by Thursday 2nd March. Teams will be drawn & tee times posted on the BRS Online Booking. The format will be a team scramble competition. It is always a very enjoyable day and a great way of getting to know different members!
There will be a presentation of prizes on Sunday afternoon 5th of March @4.30pm (after Cubs and Tigers Competition) for the December, January & February Competitions. We would ask all prize winners to attend.
Please make a note of other Ladies Competitions coming up:
2nd March 14 hole S/F; 9th March Team of 2 (Kindly sponsored by Country Practice); 16th March Our 1st 18 hole S/F competition (Kindly sponsored by Centra); 17th March St Patrick's Day (L/M) open singles