Gold Coast Golf Club Notes 20th September 2020
Over the next two weeks we will find out who our match-play winners for 2020 will be. In the Gold Coast Singles Matchplay Diarmuid Henley will play Micheal White in the final. The Scratch Matchplay final sees Alan Harty take on Micheal White. Best of luck to all involved.
The Player of the Year and Order of Merit awards will take place this year. The list below includes remaining competitions for these events: –
Date Competition Tees GOY Format
27/09 Bobby Buckley White No Stableford
04/10 April Medal Blue Yes Stroke
11/10 Half Sub Blue Yes Stableford
Tues. 22nd Sept Open Gents & Ladies Singles
Thur. 24th Open Gents South Munster Seniors
Fri. 25th Open Gents & Ladies Singles
Sat. 26th Club Comp/Open Gents Singles
Sun. 27th Bobby Buckley Singles, Gents Open Singles
Tues 15th Sept Open Gents & Ladies Singles
1 Leonard Lynch Williamstown 9 43
2 Pádraigh Breathnach West Waterford 14 42
Cat 0-9 Sean Hopkins Wexford 5 38
Cat 10-18 Maurice Swan 16 41
Cat 18+ Louis Dooley Carrick on Suir 19 39
1 Rosemarie Murphy 12 44
2 Mairead Ryan 23 39
CSS Men 39, Ladies 38.
Friday 18th Open Gents & Ladies Singles
1 John Flynn 8 40
2 Frank Mulvihill 20 38
3 Noel Kerrisk Carrick-on-suir 20 35
1st Lady Jacqueline Browne Luttrellstown Castle 35 42
Gross Irene Lynch 6 32
CSS Men 36, Ladies 38
Sat. 19th Singles
1 Ger Bagge 5 38
2 David Hallihan (13) 35
Gross Kieran Cullinan 7 30
Sat. 19th Open Singles
1 Adam Farrell Waterford 19 38
2 Ger Whittle New Ross 12 38
Gross IAN MURPHY Waterford 5 30
Sun 20th Open Singles
William P. Curley Lismore 16 36
Sun. 20th Sept Monthly Medal
1 Tony Moore 79 13c 66
2 Barry Power @76 6c 70
Gross Alan Harty 1c 72
3 Diarmad Henley 74 4c 70
RECIPROCAL GREENFEE ARRANGEMENT WITH DUNGARVAN & WEST WATERFORD GOLF CLUBS
For many years now, all three golf clubs in Dungarvan have operated a reciprocal arrangement where Monday to Friday, members of Gold coast Golf Club can play Dungarvan or West Waterford (or vice versa) for a reduced green fee of €15. This does not apply weekends or for competitions. For booking enquiries please contact respective offices.
SPECIAL OFFER TO GAA PLAYERS UNDER 36 YEARS OLD
The Gold Coast has had a long association with the GAA down through the years and as most of you know they now have a full-sized playing pitch available in the resort. To continue with this association, the management of the Golf Club has made a special price for membership of the Golf Club for players who currently play GAA and are under the age of thirty six.
On production of a valid GAA Club Membership Card, a player can now join the Gold Coast from now until 1st April 2021 for a once off payment of €250. This figure includes GUI and Club levies. This offer is available to members of all GAA Clubs in Waterford. Players under the age of 25 and in full time education can avail of Student Membership for €180.
FANTASTIC INTRODUCTORY OFFERS FOR NEW MEMBERS
We are delighted to welcome so many new members to the club just now. Committee and Club Members are making themselves available to accompany new members on the course, helping with getting handicaps organised, going through the basic rules and the requirements on the course. Members at the Gold Coast will do everything they can to make you welcome so feel free to put your name down anytime with anyone and enjoy the camaraderie, the game, and the stunning scenery.
The rate for new Gents Full Membership is only €450 inclusive of GUI fees. We also have, an extremely attractive, Gents Senior (65+) rate for new members which is only €350 including GUI fees. For an application form or further information on our special introductory offers for new members, please contact 058 44055. We’d be delighted to welcome you to our Club.
If you are reading these weekly notes from the website, that’s great. However, if you give your email address to the kiosk you can receive these notes by email. Also, WhatsApp is being widely used now by the club and members to keep people informed of events, live as they happen. So get yourself on to the Gold Coast GC WhatsApp group.
Sept. 26/27th 18 Hole S/F sponsored by Murrays Pharmacy
18 Hole S/F on-going competition
10 Hole S/F on-going competition
Sept. 11th- Oct 25th 9 Hole Beginners 2 card competition sponsored by Munster Group Insurances
Open 18 Hole S/F competition Gents/Ladies every Tuesday and Friday
Comeragh Veterinary (GOY) Stroke
1st Helena Fitzgerald (18) 67nett
2nd Angela O’Connor (28) 72nett
3rd Rosie Murphy (12) 73nett
9 HOLE 2 CARD BEGINNERS COMPETITION
A 2 card competition for the beginner group sponsored by Munster Group Insurances has started since Friday 11th September and will run to Sunday 25th October giving our beginners a chance to dip their toes in club competitions. A list has been posted in kiosk and entry is €3, you can enter as often as you like, Enjoy!!
MATCH –PLAY SINGLES SPONSORED BY SHAWS DEPARTMENT STORES
Our singles match-play is now down to the final game between Mary Clancy and Rebecca Kavanagh, this will be a guaranteed battle and no doubt a great match!! Congrats and Good luck to you both in the final and enjoy!!!
EILEEN MURPHY PERPETUAL TROPHY,
The ladies who will represent us in Cork GC on Mon 28th Sept. for this competition will be Rosie Murphy and Elaine Nash, two very strong players and we wish them both the very best of luck on the day!!
NEW MEMBER DEALS
Ladies, if you had ever thought of taking up golf, now is the time to do it, our Lady Captain Anne 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 beginners, please contact Irene in the office on 058 44055 for more information.
For your information ladies, the management and staff have implemented all the safety procedures to protect both staff and members who wish to play golf at the Gold Coast GC. Please keep yourself informed of new notifications within the Club.