Club Notes 10th February 2019
All the latest Fixtures, Notices and Results for the Week
Sunday, 10 February 2019
Open Singles Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th February 2019 (Mens )1st: Pat Murtagh (19) 33pts. 2nd: Thomas Clarke (10) 31pts (Back 6). 3rd: Jake Adler (11) 31pts. Gross: David Reddan Jnr 27pts. Seniors: Michael Fahey (12) 30pts
Winter League Results for Saturday 9th February 2019 (Mens Team )
Paddy Peters 2 - Barry Dunne 1
Philip Quinlan 1/2 - Eamon Callanan 2 1/2
Brian Freeman 2 1/2 - Robert Foley 1/2
Eamon Callanan tops the group and goes into the semi-final. Brian Freeman is second. Robbie Foley is third, beating Paddy Peters on count back.
Open Team Of Three
Team of Three 2019-20: The Team of Three competition for 2019-2020 will commence in October. Members can play Monday to Saturday, visitors can play any day excluding open days. Two teams qualify each month. If visiting team not in first two, best visiting team to qualify each month with a grand final in May 2019. Prizes: 1st - 3x €300 Vouchers; 2nd - 3x €200 Vouchers; 3rd - 3x €100 Vouchers; 4th - 3x €75; 5th - 3x €50 Vouchers. Competition fee will be €10 each for members and €20 each for visitors with re-entry in the same month €5 for members and €10 for visitors. Play off 9/10th 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 31476 Ext 2 or 087 2132241.
Wednesday 13th February: Corkys Golf Balls.
Friday 15th February: Senior Open. Timesheet 10.00am-12.00pm.
Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th February: 14 Team of Two.
Winter League Saturday 16th February (Group 1)
9.30am: Christy Hartigan v Niall O'Meara
New Rules of Golf presentation: A large attendance of Nenagh and Roscrea members was present in the clubhouse on Wednesday last for the presentation on the new rules of golf. The event was hosted by Mary Coman and Pat Dunne of Munster GUI. They went through all the rules changes in great detail and answered questions from members. Members can get a free updated rule book at the clubhouse and the R&A website has a detailed explanation. An app can also be downloaded for free which is very helpful.
Membership Year 2019: The renewals of your membership have been issued recently. Please note that Subscriptions for Year 2019 are now due and members are requested to submit payment as soon as possible. Prompt payment will ensure that necessary work required to keep the course in top condition can continue for all our enjoyment. We wish all our members many hours of enjoyment on the course for the coming year.
Mid West Golf Alliance sponsored by E. Jones Golf: Will be held at Dromoland Castle Golf Club on February 17th (entry €40); at Athenry GC on February 23rd (entry €35); at Nenagh GC on March 2nd (entry €30); at Ballykisteen GC on March 10th (entry €35) and at Dromoland GC on March 24th (entry €40). This is a 72 holes gross stableford competition for all categories and the March 24th round at Dromoland is mandatory.
Munster U13 Close Qualifers at Macroom GC and Adare Manor GC: Entries are now open on line for the Munster Boys U13 Close Qualifiers at Macroom GC on the 3lst of March, and Adare Manor Golf Club on the 17th April. Players must be a member of a Munster Club affiliated to the Golfing Union of Ireland. The Munster Club must be the entrant's home club for handicapping purposes. Players can only enter one venue. Entries close for the Macroom venue on the 3rd of March, and Adare venue on the 20th March. Please follow below link for Macroom GC venue: https://www.golfnet.ie/tournaments/2948/munster-under-13-close-qualifier-macroom.
Please follow below link for Adare Manor Golf Club venue: https://www.golfnet.ie/tournaments/2949/munster-under-13-close-qualifier-adare-manor
Par 3 - 8 Hole Challenge: Fun golf to help improve your short game. Starting Sunday 10th February. Sign up sheet in locker room, draws will take place weekly. See notice board for details.