Golf Notes 11th October 2020

Golf Notes 11th October 2020

Sunday, 11 October 2020


Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th October Open Singles (Mens )
1st: Pat Grace (17) 44 pts. 2nd: Robert Ward (1) 39 pts (Back 9). 3rd: Martin Collins (17) 39 pts. Gross: Jake Adler 31 pts. Seniors: Pat Boland (21) 36 pts (Back9). Senior Plus: Matt Peters (18) 35 pts

CSS: .Tues. 37pts Wed. 36pts

Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th October Singles (Mens )
1st: Nial McGrath (20) 44 Pts. 2nd: Lee Howard (18) 43 pts. 3rd: Paul Quinn (26) 42 pts. Gross: Colwyn Martin 38 pts. Seniors: George Hayes (15) 36 pts ( Back 6). 4th: Garett Howard (21) 41pts

CSS: Saturday 36 pts. Sunday 37 pts.



Tuesday and Wednesday October13 and 14: Men's Singles.

Friday October 16: Friday Seniors

Saturday and Sunday October 17 and 18: Men's Singles

Tuesday and Wednesday 20 and 21: Men's Singles

Friday Seniors: The Friday Seniors began on this Friday October 16. The tee will be booked from 10am to 12 noon. Play from the green markers. Members €5.

Presentations: On Sunday October 18 presentations will take place for the Club Singles, O'Meara Cup, Golfer of the Year, De Loughry Trophy, M. J. Walshe Trophy, O'Sullivan Cup. The presentations will be at 5.00 pm sharp outside the front of the clubhouse.

50/50 Members' Draw: The seventh fortnightly 50/50 Members' Draw in aid of the club development fund took place on Friday October 9 with Jackie Ferguson winning €225. The eighth draw will take place on Friday October 23. To enter simply put €5 in the envelope supplied and place it in draw box in the Pro Shop. The winner will receive 50% of the pot. The draw will take place every second Friday. The prize grows with every ticket sold. Please support.

Winter League: The Winter League of 2019-2020 has been cancelled. The Winter League for 2020-2021 will start in December. Teams entered and paid for 2019-2010 may enter with the same panel or a changed panel. Panel of 10 players and entry fee of €60 per team. Closing date to enter is Sunday November 1 2020 at 5.00 pm.

Club singles final: The club singles matchplay competition (O'Keeffe Cup) has reached a conclusion. Oisin Butler beat Henry Sheehan in the final. Congratulations to Oisin.

Team of 3: It was been decided that in light of the restriction with Covid-19 that the Team of 3 competition will not take place at the club for 2020-21.

New Handicap System: A new World Handicap System (WHS) had been devised and will come into force on November 2. Everything members need to know about WHS is available at and we encourage you to access this resource. It has a Frequently Asked Questions document, presentations and the Rules of Handicapping book available for download.


Competition results.

Novice Cup 11th October

Congratulations to Nodlaig O’Grady winner of the Novice Cup.

The Play in Pink competition

The Play in Pink competition was a fantastic supported event. All monies raised goes toward Breast Cancer Research. Thank you to all who entered and those who donated to this worthy cause. We exceeded our expectations and raised an impressive €1,920.

Upcoming Competitions.

15H October Hamper Competition continues. Enter as many times as you like. Best 2 cards to count. Prizes in 3 categories.

The ladies AGM

The ladies AGM will take place Monday 2nd November @8pm. Due to COVID restrictions this will take place online via Zoom. Members must pre register in advance if they wish to attend online by October 29th. Information regarding this will be available via email and all notices for the AGM will be displayed in the window of the ladies locker room. Any issues of concern please submit to Anne Atkinson Lady Secretary no later than Thursday 29th October.