Winter League – Change of Dates – As the weather improves there are a number of people getting out on the course. The re-entry for the Winter League matches has been excellent. Round 4 finishes this Sunday March 15th while the all competitive matchplay finishes on Sunday week March 22nd. The draw for the matchplay has drawn up some interesting ties. West Waterford play Ballybunion while league leaders Castletroy play East Cork who are in second spot at the moment. Lahinch play Templemore. Good luck to all players
Ongoing Competitions: The 13 Hole re-enter competition sponsored by Marian Hilliard this competition has also been extended to March 15th. The March 9 hole competition is now underway and is sponsored by Una Mulligan. Two cards to count.
ILGU Competitions: It will only be a few weeks before the very competitive ILGU competitions get underway. Panels for the Challenge, Minor and Intermediate teams are in place. Team Managers are busy getting their panels organised.
Sunshine Classic: The annual Sunshine Classic which has become so popular on the Club Calendar will take place this year between the 4th and 11th April inclusive. The first prize is a €250 Harvey Travel voucher for each winning team member. Other prizes include Golf and B & B in the prestigious Dromoland Castle . There will be 8 Daily Prizes. In the event of an all Ladies team not winning the overall competition there is a prize for an All Ladies team included in the large array of prizes on offer. Get your team or teams organised and ring the Clubhouse to book your preferred tee time.
Mna Eile: The very popular Open Singles competition kicks off on the first Thursday of May and will continue on the first Thursday of June, July August and September. The final is scheduled for Sunday Sept 13th. This year’s winner will receive a €300 voucher for the Monart Hotel and Spa.
Coastal Alliance: The Coastal Alliance competition has had a really tough year due to the weather! The Dunmore Golf Club fixture which was to have been played on this Thursday has been cancelled. The next round is scheduled for Tramore on April 2nd.
Club Outing: There has been a good response to our Club Outing to Dundrum Golf Club on August 21st. Please put your name up on the Noticeboard.
Lady Captain’s Quote: This week our Lady Captain’s quote: Golf is a compromise between what your Eye wants you to do, what Experience tells you to do and what your Nerve lets you do!