Gold Coast Golf Club
Ballinacourty, Dungarvan,
Co. Waterford.

Goldcoast Golf Club Notes 17th September 2023

UPCOMING EVENTS

The last of our monthly medals will take place on Sunday 24th September and the last golfer of the year event will take place on Sunday 8th October, these are golfer of the year competitions.  In the coming weeks plans will be made for our winter league for 2023/2024. The finals for our club events are coming up as well over the next few weeks.

 

SOUTHEAST JUNIOR ALLIANCE

This competition is returning on 1st October 2023 with the first outing in Dungarvan Golf Club.  If you are interested in playing, please give Alan Darcy a ring on 0876987387 and he will give you all the details and add you to the WhatsApp group for further updates.

 

COMMITTEE MEETING

Our next committee meeting will be held this Wednesday 20th September 2023 at 8pm in the Bunker bar at the Hotel.

 

DID YOU KNOW

The average number ball marks made on greens per round is 8 per golfer. Assuming only 130 rounds are played each day on our course. Our greens receive 1040 impressions daily. 31000 per month OR MORE THAN 374,400 per year. Are you wondering how to make a putt under these conditions?

Please repair your pitch marks even if they are not yours and always, please shout fore if your ball goes in a direction that it was not intended to, for it will make the course safer for everyone.

 

WEEKLY GOLF NOTES

The golf notes that go out every week on the papers and online are for all members of the Club. If you have anything that you want shared on the notes, please contact me 083 4862771 or Irene or Brian at the Kiosk on 058 44055.

 

INTRODUCTORY RATES FOR NEW MEMBERS

Here at the Goldcoast Golf Club we have fantastic Introductory rates for new members.

Our membership season runs from 1st April 2023 to 31st March 2024.  Our championship golf course is maintained in excellent condition offering superb playability, with 18 holes open all year round.  Our pristine greens are much admired and the scenery is spectacular with unrivalled views of Dungarvan Bay, the Irish Sea and Helvick Head.

Members can relax in the comfortable surroundings of our hotel bar and restaurant where delicious food is served by our friendly staff.  We can also offer very attractive packages for dual membership to both the golf club and leisure centre.

New Gents member only €500 inclusive of Golf Ireland affiliation fee.
New Gents Senior (65+) only €400 inclusive of Golf Ireland affiliation fee.
New Lady member only €400 inclusive of Golf Ireland affiliation fee.
New Lady Senior (65+) only €350 inclusive of Golf Ireland affiliation fee.

 

For an application form or further information on our fees, please contact our Director of Golf Irene on golf@goldcoastgolfresort.com or 058 44055

 

SOCIETIES AND GREEN FEES WELCOME

Gold Coast Golf Club warmly welcome societies and green fees and we look forward to greeting you and your friends in 2023. Bookings for 2024 are also being taken.  For favorable rates and to discuss your booking requirements contact Irene Lynch on 05844055 or golf@goldcoastgolfresort.com.

 

GENTS RESULTS

Tues 12th September Open Singles S/F

1st Liam Murphy (22) 42

2nd Jack McGrath (6) 40

3rd Michael Hayes (15) 40

4th Craig Susdorf (16) 40pts

1st Lady Betty Joyce (13) 39

 

Sat. Club Singles 16th September

1st Tony Moore (10) 40

2nd David Fitzgerald (14) 39

 

Sun Club Singles 17th September

1st Ger Bagge (2) 38

2nd Kieran Cullinane (6) 36

 

UPCOMING FIXTURES

Tues 19th Sept Open Singles S/F

Thurs. 21st Open Gents South Munster Seniors Singles S/F

Fr 22nd Sept Open Singles S/F

Sept 23rd Club Comp

Sept 24th Monthly Medal

 

 

LADIES NOTES

FIXTURES

Sun 24 Sept. Charity Fun Scramble

30/01 Oct. D’Alton Jewellers

07/08 Oct. T&H Fennell Memorial Competition

10 Hole On-going Competition

16 Hole 2 Card Competition

10 Hole Gold Coasters Competition every Thursday

Open 18 Hole Competition for Ladies and Gents every Tue and Friday

 

GOLFER OF THE YEAR

Golfer of the year standings are as follows:

1)  Karen Darcy 37pts

2)  Inseun Kim 31pts

3) Noirin Darcy 30pts

4) Katie Kiely 29pts

5) Fiona Howard 23pts

 

LADIES CLUB FOURSOMES

The Foursomes teams are now into the semi-finals, and this is where the fun starts!! Please refer to results sheet posted in kiosk and the final to be played by Sat 30th Oct. The best of luck to the finalists, Enjoy!!!

 

CLUB MIXED FOURSOMES

The mixed foursomes are now heading for the final stage, and the contenders are ramping up their game to get somewhere within the winning enclosure!!

All eyes will be on the emerging pairings from next round, the best of luck to all and Enjoy!!

 

CHARITY SCRAMBLE IN AID OF SERT

Our annual charity scramble takes place on Sunday 24th Sept. and this year we are fundraising for the transport system drivers who take oncology patients to hospitals for their treatments.

We are looking forward to a great day, with good fun, golf and prizes for everyone!! Please add your name to sheet in computer room before Sat 23rd to facilitate the

organising of teams. Tee starts at 1.45pm and competition will be a 10 hole scramble, entry €5.

Please support this very worthy cause!!!

 

GOLD COASTERS

We had a nice turnout for our weekly game on Thursday with the weather behaving itself until we finished. The beautiful prizes this week which were sourced and presented by Anne went to the very worthy winners!!

All members new and longstanding are welcome to join us, and there is no handicap limit.

Our little group had dinner in the Moorings on Friday and it was a fabulous night out with gorgeous food, great chat and mucho vino!! Thanks to the staff for their attention to detail and great service, and to Anne for her organisational skills once again!!!!

 

RESULTS

1st Margaret Mulhearne 17pts

2nd Bernie Morrissey 16pts on C/B

3rd Eilo Fitzgerald 16pts

 

CARE OF GREENS AND BUNKERS

We would like to ask our players to please repair pitch marks on the greens, even if they are not your own!! Also please rake bunkers, now that they are back in play.

 

HANDICAP COMMITTEE

Our Handicap secretary and committee are meeting on a regular basis to discuss the input from the ladies in accordance to their handicaps. A review will be on-going throughout the year in relation to above decision.

 

NEW MEMBER DEALS

Ladies, if you had ever thought of taking up golf, now is the time to do it, our Lady Captain Rosie and any committee member would be delighted to take out potential members and showcase our beautiful course and unrivalled scenery!! There are great deals on offer for new members and beginners including tuition, please contact our Director of Golf Irene or Brian in the kiosk on 058 44055 for more information.

 

Gold Coast Golf Club, Dungarvan

Gold Coast Golf Club, Dungarvan is a championship parkland course. There are unrivaled views of Dungarvan Bay, the Irish Sea and Helvick Head. Mature tree-lined fairways laid out in 1939 are cleverly mingled with the long and challenging newer holes.

18 holes, par 72, stretching 6,204 metres [6,785 yards] and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean for 1.5 miles.

Gold Coast Golf Club

Ballinacourty,
Dungarvan,
County Waterford,
Ireland.

Post Code: X35 P868

Tel: (058)44055

Email: golf@goldcoastgolfresort.com

Course Status

The course is open today Monday 22nd July 2024.

 

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