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

Goldcoast Golf Club Notes 18th February 2024

JOHN WHITE CARPENTRY SPONSORED WINTER LEAGUE 2023/24

The John White Carpentry sponsored winter league is into the 17th and final week with Friday 23rd February being the last day of play in the qualifying phase. The league table is tight at the top and bottom with teams making a final surge to qualify for the matchplay stages.  Best of luck to team Captains and players and well done to all members for supporting the league throughout the winter season. Current team standings are on the club website news page.

 

COMMITTEE MEETING

The first committee meeting of 2024 takes place on Thursday night at 7.30pm pm in the Dugout Bar at the Goldcoast Hotel.

 

HANDICAP CHANGES

There are new handicap changes coming into force on the 1st of April 2024 please see below.

The Handicap Review procedure identifies any players who are consistently scoring above, or below, their expected scoring range. This year, there will be enhanced reports that will include a recommended adjustment of the player’s Handicap Index for each player flagged for consideration by the Handicap Committee. Handicap Committees will have a complete summary of the player’s record and player performance will be illustrated in summary charts, tables and graphs.

 

WINTER RULES

Eighteen holes are in play; winter rules are in operation. Placing on both fairways and rough. We ask members and visitors alike to please observe the yellow markers around the greens and to repair pitch marks on them even if they are not your own to keep the greens in the condition the club is renowned for. Well done to our green keeping staff for maintaining the course in excellent condition. While on the course we ask members and visitors alike to please shout fore if your ball goes in the direction you did not intend it to go, please shout fore left or right to keep everyone safe.

 

UPCOMING DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Sun. March 3rd Quarter Finals Winter League

Sun March 10th Semi-Finals Winter League

Sun March 24th Winter League final.

 

SOCIETIES AND GREEN FEES BOOKINGS

Goldcoast Golf Club warmly welcome societies and green fees and we look forward to greeting you and your friends.  Bookings are currently being taken and our individual rates and group outing packages offer great value golf.  For favourable rates and to discuss your booking requirements contact Irene Lynch on 05844055 or golf@goldcoastgolfresort.com.

 

DUNGARVAN GOLF TRIANGLE

Dungarvan is a haven for golf enthusiasts with three championship golf courses located within 10 minutes of Dungarvan town, Goldcoast Golf Club, Dungarvan Golf Club and West Waterford Golf Club.  The three clubs have teamed up to offer an unbelievable discount, enjoy three games of golf, one on each of the participating golf courses, all for just €84. This special offer is available daily and is a great idea for your next golfing break.  For more information contact 058 44055 or email golf@goldcoastgolfresort.com

 

GENTS RESULTS

Mon 12th to 16th Feb Winter League WK 16

1st Tadhg O’Cuirin (18) 43.75

2nd Adam O’Riordan (12) 43

Gross Michael White (+1) 36.9

3rd Nathan O’Connor (10) 42.40

 

Fri 16th Feb Open Singles

1st Brian Barnes East Cork (16) 45

2nd Phil Kinsella (18) 44

Gross Adrian Hourihan Mahon (6) 33

 

Sat 17th, Sun 18th Feb Winter League WK 17

1st: Billy Byrne (10) 42.55

Cat 1: Darren Williams (5) 41.8

Cat 2: John Callanan (12) 41

Cat 3: Ray O’Ceallaig (15) 42

Cat 4: John D Walsh (20) 37.75

 

UPCOMING FIXTURES

Mon 19th to 23rd Feb Winter League WK 17

Tues 20th Feb Open Singles S/F

Fri 23rd Feb Open Singles S/F

Sat 24th, Sun 25th Feb

 

 

LADIES NOTES

FIXTURES

10&18 Hole Spring League

10 Hole On-Going Competition

18 Hole On-Going Competition

10 Hole Gold Coasters Competition every Thursday

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

 

LADIES GOY COMPETITIONS 2024

May 04/05 David Hayes, 18/19 Captain’s to the Ladies

May 31 June 01/02 Captain’s W/End

June 29/30 Comeragh Vets

July 13/14 Helvick Seafood, 27/28 President’s to the Ladies

Aug 10/11 Isabel’s Place, 16-18 President’s W/End

 

SPRING LEAGUE

The league is now in the fourth round with some fabulous scores returned after round 3. While the weather is very changeable with every consecutive day wet and dry it’s not conducive for getting the games in!! However, hopefully the rain will clear over the coming weeks to get us back on the fairways again!!

Wishing all teams the very best of luck and hoping for some settled weather in the coming weeks, congrats and well done to the winners so far, enjoy!!

 

RESULTS

10 Hole

Rd.1 Deirdre Ruane 20pts on C/B

Rd 2 Bridge Walsh 18pts on C/B

Rd 3 Mary Kiely 21pts

 

RESULTS

18 Hole

Rd.1 Betty Joyce 37pts

Rd 2 Ger Hallinan 31pts

Rd 3 Katie Kiely 39pts

 

TEAM STANDINGS AFTER ROUND 3

Mount Congreve 441 Capt. Mairead Ryan

Ardmore Tower 361 Capt. Patricia Doyle

Lismore Castle 303 Capt. Breda Conway

Woodhouse 289 Capt. Bridge Walsh

Reginald’s Tower 248 Capt. Mary Kiely

Curraghmore 188 Capt. Angela O’Connor

 

GOLD COASTERS

Due to the inclement weather again this week, there was no golf and it was decided to meet up for coffee and chat!!  Hopefully next week will bring better weather so we can resume our weekly game!!

 

HANDICAP COMMITTEE

Our Handicap secretary and committee will be meeting again in Feb/March 2024 for ongoing review. To date, all decisions were unanimous.

 

NEW MEMBER DEALS 2024

Ladies, if you had ever thought of taking up golf, now is the time to do it, our Lady Captain Elaine or any committee member would be delighted to take out potential members and showcase our beautiful course which is blessed with unrivalled mountain and coastal 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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