Club Notes 8th March 2020
All the latest Fixtures, Notices and Results for the Week
Sunday, 8 March 2020
Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th March 18 H Singles (Mens )1st: Tony Scroope (1) 39 pts. 2nd: Dominic O'Brien (19) 37 pts. 3rd: Jody Hurley (12) 36 pts (Back 9). Gross: David Reddan Jnr 35 pts. Senior: David King (17) 36 pts (Back9)
CSS: Saturday 36 pts, Sunday 35 pts.
Competition Results : Month Of February 12 hole singles (2 cards to count) (Ladies )Cat 1. 1st: Jean Hickey (21) . Cat.3. 28 plus: Ann M Darcy . : Thursday 5th March 14 Hole Singles S/F . 1st: Bernie Meagher (30) 33 pts
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.
2020 started with promise for Nenagh Golf club and its members. A new committee with some great ideas and an enthusiastic golf pro, eager to expand his growing business.
Sadly, Covid-19 put a halt to everyone’s grand plans and saw businesses and individuals scramble to prepare for a situation that no one could see the end of.
The club committee have had to take some drastic actions to ensure that Nenagh Golf Club had a future in a post-Covid world.
To ensure that the golf course is maintained and is ready for use when the restrictions are lifted the course staff remain employed by the club, though on reduced hours. They continue to keep the course in pristine condition and are to be commended for their professional attitude and efforts.
The committee have taken every effort to reduce the financial burden on the Clubs limited resources and rely on you, the members, paying your subscriptions to fund the on-going expenses of running the club.
To those who have already paid your subscription, thank you.
To those of you paying by direct debit or standing order, please continue with your payments, as these funds are needed.
To those of you who have suspended your payments or not made any to date please contact any officer listed below to arrange to meet your commitment to the club. The committee have agreed to extend the timeframe to pay your subscription to mid-May in order to retain your membership.
Any individuals whose subscription remains unpaid or outside of an arranged payment plan will be removed from the members register from June 1st and unable to enjoy the benefits afforded to club members.
We are all looking forward to an early end to the travel restrictions and a resumption to normal activities, ie golf.
Do your part and pay your sub!
Siobhan (Office) 067 31476
Jim Flynn 085 150 6897
Lucy Sanders 087 659 9461
Michael Fahy 087 677 6091
John Sheridan 087 256 7050
Fixtures: Wednesday March 11: Open Singles.
Friday March 13: Open Seniors
Saturday March 14: Winter League
Saturday March 14 and Sunday March 15: 18 Holes Open Singles.
Tuesday March 17: 18 Holes Open Singles
Winter League fixtures: The Winter League fixtures for this Saturday March 14 are: Playoff: Jodie Hurley v Benny Dunne at 9.00am (winner to play George Hayes) ; Robbie Foley v Brien Freeman at 9.30am; Denis Corrigan v Michael Hegarty at 10.00am.
Winter league Results: The Winter League results for Saturday March 7: Preliminary quarter final: Benny Dunne 0 Brian Freeman 3 Quarter final: Cronan Casey 1 Christy Hartigan 2.
Team of 3: The Team of 3 (sponsored by Eanna Jones PGA Professional) results for February are: 1st Patsy Lynch (30), Loughrea, Willie Harty (16) Nenagh, Tom Hillary (14) Glegmore 64 pts; 2nd Keith Stritch (13) Castletroy, Kevin Stritch (20) Nenagh, Mike O'Brien (15) Castletroy 63 pts; 3rd Craig Toomey (7) Lahinch, Linda Toomey (6) Lahinch, Denis Toomey (13) Lahinch 60 pts.
Course care: Please repair your pitch marks on the greens to ensure that the course is maintained throughout the winter months
Competition Results: Month of February 12 Hole Singles S/F, 2cards to count. Category 1, 1st Jean Hickey(21), Category 3, 28+ Ann M Darcy.
Thursday 5th March 14H Singles S/F, 1st Bernie Meagher(30) 33 points.
Upcoming competitions: Spring Matchplay continues, due to prolonged bad weather please see noticeboard for dates matches need to be completed. Thursday 12th March 15H Singles S/F sponsored by Carmel’s @ 25. Sunday 15th March alternate day 18H
S/F sponsored by Sheedy’s Centra.
Fashion Show: Nenagh Golf Club will host a fashion Show on Friday 20th March @ 7.30pm. This is guaranteed to be a fantastic night with lots of style from Lisa Bakers, Eoin Paul, Rumple Silks, Pamela Scott’s, A Sportsman’s Dream, Eanna Jones Pro Shop, Breo Jewellers and Specsavers. Tickets are limited so get them fast. Available from ladies Committee members, Pro Shop and participating stores. Spread the word to all your family and friends for a great night out with some fantastic prizes to be won on the night.