Gold Coast Golf Club Notes 17th June
Irish Mixed Foursomes at Gold Coast:
Gold Coast welcomed seven local golf clubs to the course on Saturday last for the regional qualifier in the Mixed Foursomes. In the 1st round Gold Coast were drawn against Youghal Golf Club. The team that playes was as follows: Darren O’Droma and Rosie Murphy, Micheal White and Mairead Ryan, Tom White and Ger Hallinan, John White and Karen Darcy, Michael Lenihan and Elaine Nash. We had a fantastic win in this match and next up was Tramore Golf Club. The team that lined out against Tramore was: Declan Kiely and Rosie Murphy, Micheal White and Mairead Ryan, Eamonn O’Donnell and Ger Hallinan, John White and Karen Darcy, Michael Lenihan and Teresa Queally. Unfortunately Tramore proved too strong for us and following a tough match eventually squeezed thru. Well done toGer Bagge and Rosie Murphy who managed the team.
Michael Cashman Fourball at Williamstown:
On Saturday last Gold Coast travelled to Williamstown to take on the hosts. The following represented the Gold Coast: Frank Waters and Des O’Brien, Rafael Alvarez and Geoff Collins, Liam Clancy and Tom Power, John Queally and Maurice Swan, Peter McArdle and Joe Curran. Williamstown won in the end on the 18th hole. Thanks to Liam Clancy for managing the team.
What’s App Group:
On Saturday last members of the Gold Coast What’s App Group could keep up to date with all that was happening at both Gold Coast and Williamstown as regular updates on matches from each venue were reported on throughout the day. If you are not a member of this group and would like to join text your name and number to 086 8390871.
Senior Cup at Thurles:
On Saturday next we travel to Thurles to play Youghal Golf Club in a 1st round match at 9.20 a.m. Best of luck to all concerned.
CLUB 9 HOLE SINGLES S/F QUALIFIER- every Wednesday
The Clubs 9 Holes Singles Stableford Club Qualifier competition continues every Wednesday evenings 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
Our new ‘Golf at the Coast Combo’ is being well received. This exciting new 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 now 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.
At the moment 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 17th June Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles
Wednesday 19th June: 9 Holes Qualifier
Friday 21st June: Open Gents 18 holes Singles.
Sat 22nd June Minor Scratch Cup (18+) & Club Competition
Sun. 23rd Club Competition Minor Scratch Cup (18+) & Club Competition
Tues. 25th June Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles
Tuesday 10th June Open Gents/Ladies Seniors (50+) Singles: 1st Francis Connors (19) 40pts, 2nd Maurice Swan (16) 39pts, 3rd Seamus O’Connell (12) 38pts. CSS 38.
Wednesday 11th June: 9 Holes Qualifier. 1st Alice Collins.
Friday 14th June: Open Gents 18 holes Singles: 1st Neil J Power (5) Dungarvan 39pts, Gross Seanie Lenihan (6) 35pts. CSS 36pts.
Sat 15th June Club Competition: 1st Diarmuid Henley (5) 42pts CSS 37pts.
Sun. 16th Club Competition 1st Declan Kiely (12) 41pts, 2nd Brian O’Connor (9) 39pts, Gross John White (5) 34pts gross
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 or Golf and Carvery 20 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 or Golf and Carvery 25 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 Deise Golf Sat/Sun 22/23 June
Open 3 Per Rumble sponsored by Willow and Oak Mon 24th June
Results John Walsh Spar
1st Eilo Fitzgerald (23) 37pts
2nd Ruth Hannigan (21) 36pts
3rd Noirin Darcy (24) 35pts
Irish Mixed Foursomes
Our team had a fantastic win over Lismore in the Gold Coast on Sat morning 15th June in sunny but extremely windy conditions, a true testament of great golf!! With some changes and fresh legs, they took on Tramore in the afternoon slot to be beaten by a slight margin!! Well done to all for some sparkling and showcase golf in the morning, we are very proud of you!!!!
Irish National Fourball sponsored by Revive Active
Our ladies took on our neighbours Dungarvan GC in a thrilling match which resulted in a triumphant win for the Gold Coast, the Dungarvan ladies were gracious in their defeat and there was great fun and chat after the game!! Wishing our team the very best of luck in the next round as they take on Fota on Sat 29th June.
Open 3 Person Rumble
Our next open day will be on Monday 24th June and the format will be a rumble, the competition is kindly sponsored by Willow and Oak and we are looking forward to a good turnout from members and friends. Please note, there is a handicap limit of 36 for all team events!!
Past and Present Captains and Presidents
Dungarvan GC are holding their annual event on Sun 11th Aug, the format is a 2 per rumble and is always a great event to meet up with ladies from other clubs, so get your teams together for a fun day out!!
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 with our resident pro will begin on Monday 24th June at the practice area, lessons start with beginners from 6-7pm and improvers from 7-8pm and will continue on a weekly basis.
Our next meeting will be Friday 21st June @ 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.