Weekly Club Competition in conjunction with Comeragh Oil Winter League
Cat 1. (0-8) 1st Sean Drohan (8) 37pts, 2nd Colm O Callaghan (8) 35pts
Cat 2. (9-13) 1st John Fleming (12) 26pts b4, 2nd Shane Roche (10) 36pts
Cat 3. (14-18) 1st Tommy Butler (16) 41pts, 2nd Ollie Broderick (18) 35pts
Cat 4.(19+) 1st. Pat Power (21) 35pts, 2nd Dermot Murphy (21) 34pts. CSS 35
Killeagh GAA 25th Annual Christmas Scramble at West Waterford
1st. Ray Rochford, Marian Sweeney, Ann Rochford - 69
2nd Patsy Collins, Trish Treacy, Matty Treacy – 69
3rd Tim Murphy, Adrian Galvin, Brendan Galvin – 69
Congratulations to Ray Rochford who won first prize after 25 years of trying.
Killeagh Tuesday Group Outing at Gold Coast Nov 28th
Winner: Larry Cunningham. Well done Larry.
Monday December 4th – Sunday December 10th – Comeragh Oil Winter league Round 1 – 16 Hole stableford in conjunction with weekly competition – play any day.
Saturday 23rd December – Captain’s and President’s Christmas Breakfast and 13 hole golf competition from 9a.m to 2p.m. Booking sheet on notice board.
Comeragh Oil Winter League 2018
As in previous years the league will run in conjunction with our weekly club competition. Round 1 is currently underway and continues all this week from Monday 4th to Sunday 10th December. Members can play any day up to and including Sunday 10th December. All players, including members not playing in the League are included in the weekly competition which runs from Monday to Sunday each week. Any round of the Winter league may run over a number of weeks but each week will have its own weekly competition and prizes. Subject to minimum entries, there will be prizes in four categories each week. All scorecards must contain your name, date, handicap and your TEAM NAME .
A team’s best 4 scores will count for each qualifying round. The number of holes to be played and any additional local rules will be set at the beginning of each round and will apply for the entire duration of that round.
Please Book Your Tee Times
Due to the large numbers playing in the league, timesheet booking is essential and players on the timesheet have priority on the course at all times. Tee times can be booked online or by ringing 058 43216. Please check the notice board for rules regarding the Winter league and any local rules regarding the course. Alternatively you can log on to www.westwaterfordgolf.com for all the information on the Winter league.
Seamus Power Visits West Waterford
USPGA tour player Seamus Power is currently enjoying a well deserved break in his home country. As always he paid a visit to his home club West Waterford on Saturday 2nd December. Having met the press, Seamus took some time to join the kids on the practise green before adjourning to the clubhouse to meet his many fans from the club and from further afield. Seamus was generous with his time to pose for numerous photos with club officers and the general public. Seamus plans to spend some time in Ireland meeting with family and friends before he returns to the US to compete in his next event, the Sony Open in Hawaii January 11 – 14th. All in West Waterford wish Seamus a relaxing holiday and the very best of luck on the PGA tour in 2018.
Men’s Club AGM
A well attended AGM of the men`s club was held in the Clubhouse on Thursday, November 30th. Outgoing Captain Pat Power opened the meeting by welcoming everyone. Secretary Maurice Hallahan then read the minutes of the 2016 AGM and presented his Honorary Secretary`s Report. Treasurer Pat Power then presented his Treasurer`s Report which was well received. Pat Power delivered his Captain`s Address in which he said it had been a privilege to be Captain of West Waterford Golf Club in 2017. Pat thanked Diarmud Horgan for his two great years in office as President. Pat also thanked the committee and all the members for their help and assistance during the year. Pat wished the best of luck to incoming Captain Willie Lyons and incoming President Pat Murphy. He then invited the new Captain, Willie Lyons, to take over and chair proceedings. After a short but powerful few words and the closing of the meeting, Willie invited the ladies to join the gents for the customary afters. All present agreed that it was another memorable AGM at West Waterford Golf Club.
Thanks to Billy O Sullivan @QOXS.com our club website is undergoing a major update. Billy is always on hand to keep the site updated and has already started to give the site a bright new look. As we head into our 25th anniversary year we have a number of exciting projects in the pipeline and what better place to keep up to date with events as they happen. So, whether you want to book a teetime, see what’s happening at the club or just enjoy the fabulous array of ariel photographs just log on to www.westwaterfordgolf.com
Irish Cups and Shields Tournaments Fixtures 2018
Jimmy Bruen Shield - 12/13 May at Youghal GC
Pierce Purcell Shield - 26/27 May at Faithlegg GC
Irish Mixed Foursomes - 16/17 June at West Waterford GC
The draw for Cups and Shields Tournaments will be held at West Waterford GC during the week.
Christmas Gifts at West Waterford
For the golfer in your life how about a gift voucher for green fees. Vouchers can also be used as part payment of your annual sub. Even if you don’t play golf how about a voucher for Sunday lunch n our popular upstairs restaurant. Gift vouchers are available at the office and from the bar and restaurant.
Christmas Dinner at West Waterford Golf Club – Saturday 9th December
You can enjoy an early Christmas dinner at West Waterford on Saturday 9th December. Our chef John has drawn up an exciting festive menu with choices to suit all tastes. Early booking is advised and you can ring John 086 0477377, or ring the office at 058 43216 to make your reservation. All are welcome and we look forward to serving you in the warm relaxed atmosphere of West Waterford Golf Club.
Society Outings at West Waterford
We are offering very competitive society and group rates for 2018. If you haven’t visited us before take a look on our website and see for yourself what West Waterford has to offer. For details and quotations ring Gillian at 058 43216.
New Members Welcome to West Waterford
West Waterford is proud to be the home club of two professional golfers namely Seamus Power and Gary Hurley. Both came through the junior ranks at the club and have progressed to the professional ranks. You may have a son or daughter wishing to take up the game and we would be glad to introduce them to the junior ranks. Coaching is available if required. Our club is renowned for an excellent course ranked No. 8 in Ireland’s hidden gems, as well as a friendly atmosphere and excellent comraderie among its members. Perhaps you might consider joining West Waterford and if so please feel welcome to call along and sample the welcome, the course and the scenic surroundings. Austin or Gillian will be on hand to discuss your requirements. We look forward to welcoming you. You can contact the office at 058 43216.
Restaurant Open for Sunday Lunch
You don’t need to be a golfer to enjoy an appetising Sunday Lunch at West Waterford golf clubs popular bar and restaurant. If you fancy locally produced food, freshly cooked and served in our spacious dining area, then get the family together for an enjoyable experience. Yes, the kids are most welcome and we provide colouring books and crayons to keep them occupied. Our tasty kids menu is available each Sunday. The restaurant is set in the heart of the country and is surrounded by spectacular natural scenery. Just 5 minutes from town, you will feel you are in a new world. The West Waterford Welcome is extended to golfers and non golfers alike. Come along and see for yourself what we have to offer. Due to the popularity of our Sunday Lunches, booking is advised.
Sunday Lunch is served between 12.30pm and 3.30pm and you can choose from our varied menu selection. Parties and all special occasions are catered for in West Waterford. So if you have a party or event coming up why not contact us at 058 43216 for further details or to discuss your party needs.
Telephone: 058 43216
Fax: 058 44343