This week West Waterford hosts our annual Open Week. There are competitions for everyone. You can play in the 18 hole competitions or catch a 9 hole in the evenings. Our thanks to our Sponsors without whom it would be impossible to run these competition.
Murrays Pharmacy Ladies Open Day – This Thursday July 25thCome out and play in the Rumble on Thursday – it is always a popular format and great fun. Please book on line or contact the Clubhouse. Many thanks to Murrays for providing such great sponsorship
Open Week – Friday 26th: If you want to get a quick 9 holes in please come out to the Open 3 Person scramble on Friday commencing at 5.00pm. This competition is preceeded by a Gents Singles competition
Captain’s Prize to the Ladies: On Sunday next one of ourall important Majors takes place. Tom Higgins, Captain has very kindly agreed to put up a prize for the ladies. Throughout the history of the Club this competition has always attracted a great entry. Please get your name up on the timesheet. On behalf of our Lady Captain Jean and all the members I would like to thank Tom for his generous sponsorship.
Great Golf in Café Bliss Competition: The good weather on Thursday brought out the players and we had a fine entry in the Café Bliss,Abbeyside sponsored Champagne scramble. In first place with 69 points we had the ace team of Mary Lou Carroll (18), Ciara Donnelly (28) and Mary Herlihy (33). In second Aoife McGovern (27) Dungarvan, Marcella McGovern (31) Dungarvan joined Laura Cliffe (36) W.W. to bring in 68 points while the Third slot was filled by June Whyte (18), Finola Butler (19) and Joanne Fox (20) with 65 points.
Dalton Jewellers Match Play: Our very popular Club Singles Matchplay will commence in early August. Sponsored by Dalton Jewellers, the Claret Jug has become one of the most coveted prizes on our Club Calendar. This year we are introducing a Plate section whereby all losers in first round matches will be put into a draw and play for the Plate. Please put your name on the sheet in the Ladies Locker room. The closing date is Sunday July 28th. This competition is great to bring out the competitive edge in all of us!! So get your name down – if you are not In you can’t Win.
Upcoming Events: Thursday August 1st – MNA Eile Qualifier
Friday Aug 2nd (from 4.00pm) Open 9 Hole Scramble
Sat/Sun Aug 3/4th Open 3 Person Waltz
Mon Aug 5th Open 18 Hole Singles