Golf Notes Sunday 18th October 2020

Golf Notes Sunday 18th October 2020

Sunday, 18 October 2020


Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th Singles (Mens )
1st: Cian Darcy (15) 41 pts. 2nd: Eoin Fitzgibbon (8) 40 pts. 3rd: Paddy Heffernan (18) 38 pts. Gross: Paul Carey 35 pts. Seniors: Kevin Walshe (7) 37 pts. Senior plus: Patrick Gleeson (23) 34 pts

CSS: Tues 13th 37 pts. Wednesday 14th 35 pts

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th October Singles (Mens )
1st: Kevin Folan (23) 45 pts. 2nd: Nial McGrath (17) 42 pts. 3rd: Tony Hogan (11) 41 pts. Gross: David Reddan Jnr 40 pts. 4th: Dan Nevin (24) 40 pts (Back 9). Senior: Thomas Darcy (10) 37 pts

CSS : Saturday 37 pts. Sunday 36 pts


Singles Stableford on Tuesday and Wednesday October 13 and 14: 1st Cian Darcy (15) 41 pts; 2nd Eoin Fitzgibbon (8) 40 pts; 3rd Paddy Heffernan (18) 38 pts; gross: Paul Carey 35 pts; senior: Kevin Walshe (7) 37 pts; senior plus: Patrick Gleeson (23) 34 pts. CSS: Tuesday 37 pts, Wednesday 35 pts.Singles Stableford on Saturday and Sunday October 17 and 18: 1st Kevin Folan (23) 45 pts; 2nd Niall McGrath (17) 42 pts; 3rd Tony Hogan (11) 41 pts; gross David Reddan Jnr 40 pts; 4th Dan Nevin (24) 40 pts (back 9); senior: Thomas D'Arcy (10) 37 pts. CSS: Saturday 37 pts, Sunday 36 pts.


Tuesday and Wednesday October 20 and 21: Men's Singles.

Friday October 23: Friday Seniors

Saturday and Sunday October 24 and 25: Team of 2.

Bank Holiday Monday October 26: Men's Singles

Tuesday and Wednesday 20 and 21: Men's Singles

Friday Seniors: The Friday Seniors will begin on this Friday October 23 and will continue every Friday for the winter season. The tee will be reserved for senior members from 10am to 12 noon. Competition over 15 holes. Play from the green markers. Members €5. Entries will be taken in the pro shop.

Team of 3: Because of the restrictions around Covid 19 the final of the Team of 3 could not be played. Instead it was decided to have a draw for the first five prizes. The team drawn out were: 1st Denis Rochford (14) Ballyneety, Pat Madden (14) Shannon, Tom Fox (17) Shannon; 2nd Barry Hurley (12) East Clare, Brendan Tuohy (15) Ballyneety, Frank Carroll (2) Ballyneety; 3rd John Hayes (13) Dromoland, Dermot Whelehan (16) Ballyneety, Kieran Moroney (160 Castletroy; 4th Tom Hogan (27) Nenagh, Matt Gleeson (16) Nenagh, John M. McLoughney (23) Nenagh; 5th Patsy Lynch (27) Loughrea, Tom Hillery (14) Cregmore, Willie Harty (16) Nenagh. The remaining qualifiers who did not win prizes in the above draw will go into a subsequent individual draw for €300. More details later.

Men's AGM: The 2020 annual general meeting of the men's club will take place on Friday November 13 at 8pm sharp in the clubhouse. Nominations for officers and notices of motion to be returned to the office, Nenagh Golf Club, addressed to Hon. Secretary Men's Club, on or before Friday October 23 2020. This is most likely be a zoom meeting. More details later.

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 2019-2020 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.

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.



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

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.