Gold Coast Golf Club Notes 15th July
Our Barton Shield team of Micheal White, John White, Michael Lenihan and Diarmuid Henley came up against a very strong Dungarvan quartet on Saturday morning last with Dungarvan going on to win the match. Thanks to Ian Prendergast who managed both low handicap teams, he did a fantastic job. Well done to Dungarvan on winning our the area section and best of luck to them in the next round.
All players left in any of the various match-play competitions should check completion dates as all these competitions will be played off over the next two months.
Sunday 11th August:
As stated last week this competition will have a shotgun start at 9.00 a.m. Players can still play in their own three balls. The draw for tees will take place on Saturday afternoon. More details next week.
CLUB 9 HOLE SINGLES S/F QUALIFIER- every Wednesday
The Clubs 9 Holes Singles Stableford Club Qualifier competition continues every Wednesday evening after 4p.m. Gents and ladies are eligible and are encouraged to participate and it’s an ideal opportunity for a game after work. This 9 Hole Qualifying competition is run over the following sequence of holes. 1-5, 15-18. Sign in and return scores on the Competitions Computer Terminal, competition entry is €3 and entry fees and scorecards for gents and ladies to be submitted into the main scorecard box.
GOLF AT THE COAST COMBO €99
This exciting collaboration with the 360 Cookhouse Restaurant includes Golf for 2 at the Gold Coast Golf Resort and a two course meal for 2 and arrival drinks at 360 Cookhouse for €99 per couple! It’s the ultimate day out! Tickets are on sale at both venues and to find out more about our Golf at the Coast Combo contact Gold Coast Golf Resort on (058)44055, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org/ or Tel. 360 Cookhouse on (058)44537 or email email@example.com.
ATTRACTIVE MEMBERSHIP RATES FOR NEW MEMBERS
The Gold Coast Golf Club is a championship Par 72 parkland course stretching 6785 yards and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean for 1.5 miles. The scenery is spectacular with unrivalled views of Dungarvan Bay, the Irish Sea and Helvick Head.
We have very attractive membership rates for existing and new Full and Senior members. We can also offer very attractive packages for dual membership to both the golf club and leisure centre.
We have great facilities here at the Gold Coast. Our championship golf course is maintained in excellent condition offering superb playability and presentation all year round, and our pristine greens are much admired.
Members can relax in the comfortable surroundings of our hotel bar and restaurant where our friendly staff serve delicious food daily.
For new membership enquiries and applications please contact Irene on 058 44055 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday 16th July Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles
Wednesday 10th July: 9 Holes Qualifier
Friday 19th July: Open Gents 18 holes Singles.
Sat 20th July Gents Singles S/F
Sun.21st July Gents Singles S/F
Tues. 23rd July Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles
Tuesday 9th July Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles CSS 39:
1st Tom Halpin (15) Slievenamon 41pts,
2nd Liam Murphy (20) 41pts,
3rd Ger Deegan (15) Hermitage 41pts.
Ladies CSS 38
1st Lady Joanne Fox (22) Newlands 42pts,
2nd Lady Finola Butler
Wednesday 10th July: 9 Holes Qualifier:
1st Barry Power (6) 19pts.
Friday 12th July: Open Gents 18 holes Singles CSS 71:
1st Geoff Collins (16) 39pts,
Gross Seanie Lenihan (6) 32pts.
Sat 13th July Open Gents Singles CSS 37 S/F:
1st Jim O’Keeffe (East Cork) (5) 40pts,
2nd Denis Ryan (Dungarvan) (20) 39pts,
Gross Conan Watt (6) 32pts,
3rd David O’Connor (7) 39pts,
4th Frank Murphy (15) 38pts (B9).
Sun.14th July Open Gents Singles S/F CSS 37pts:
1st Frank Waters (17) 40pts,
2nd Colin Lettis Castlemartyr (18) 39pts,
Gross John White (5) 31pts,
3rd Roy Ware (10) 37pts,
4th Ronan O’Connor (Tipperary) (20) 36pts.
EVERY TUESDAY OPEN GENTS & LADIES SENIORS
Every Tuesday we host our popular Open Seniors (50+) Gents and Ladies Singles competition. Visitor Entry is 12 euro. For bookings visit our club website www.goldcoastgolfclub.com or phone 058 44055.
EVERY FRIDAY OPEN GENTS SINGLES
Every Friday at the Gold Coast we host an Open Gents Singles Stableford competition. Visitor Entry is 15 euro. For bookings visit our club website www.goldcoastgolfclub.com or phone 058 44055.
10 Hole On-going Competition
18 Hole on-going Competition
9 Hole Qualifier every Wed from 4pm
18 Hole S/F sponsored by Comeragh Oil Sat/Sun 20/21st July
18 Hole (GOY) sponsored by Queally/Walsh Sat/Sun 27/28th July
Open 3 Per Champagne Scramble Mon 29th July
Irish National Fourball sponsored by Revive Active
Wishing our Active Revive team the very best of luck on Monday 22nd July when they take on Skibereen in the Munster quarter final. The Club is very proud of your achievements so far and we wish you all a great day and most of all a positive outcome!!
Sheila Norris Singles Matchplay/ Ladies Foursomes Matchplay
Sheets for above events are now posted in kiosk, please add your name a.s.a.p, draw for both being made on 12th July
Eileen Murphy Foursomes
Anyone wishing to play in qualifying rounds of above competition, please add your name to sheet in kiosk.
On Sunday August 11th the club will be hosting a Family Day which will incorporate an 18 Hole scramble for members with a shotgun start at 9 am with BBQ to follow, there will be many events ongoing for adults and children alike throughout the evening. All are welcome to participate, and who knows we may have a few hidden gems like Rory or Tiger on the day, a great day is assured!!
Play in Pink Day
The Gold Coast are hosting this event on Sunday 15th September in an 18 Hole Singles format, this being a charity event we are hoping to see all our ladies out on the fairways dressed in as much pink as possible!! This year the Men’s club have decided to take part in the Pink Day, which should make this a fun day for all, it will be interesting to see what shades of pink the boys will arrive in!!!!!
Card Rota System
We are currently looking for volunteers to help with competition results, a knowledge of computers is an advantage but not essential as tuition will be given, also being a committee member is not a requirement. Please forward your name to Lady Captain or any committee member, it would be much appreciated!!
Golf tuition has started with our resident professional every Monday at the practice area with beginners from 6-7pm and improvers from 7-8pm and will continue on a weekly basis.
Our next meeting will be Friday 12th July @ 8pm
If you are contemplating a new activity and making new friends for 2019 we have the answer, why not join us here at the Gold Coast!! There are many good reasons for joining us, firstly we are an extremely friendly bunch who are always delighted to welcome new members and visitors alike, secondly our course is open all year round due to its natural drainage and last but not least the scenery is breathtaking!!
We here at the Gold Coast are very proud of our course and it’s natural beauty, if you would like to sample same, please contact our Director of Golf Irene on 058-44055 for some very tantalizing deals on offer at the moment for new members. There are always ladies available to take out new beginners and group lessons are arranged with a professional when the golfing season starts.