Putt To The Sun
Cahir Park Golf Club will hold an open 3 ball scramble from the 13th to the 15th of September. 1st place is a golf holiday to Portugal worth €1,500 along with a number of other prizes. Entry is €20 per person and you can re-enter. Any combination is allowed and you can book online at www.cahirgolfclub.com or phone the Pro Shop on 052 7441474. Gather your team and you could be off for some warm weather practice!
Another week goes by and the high standard of golf continued last Wednesday in the ABP Qualifier – Aidan Dilworth was the man to claim the GPS Watch with an impressive 41pts. Donal McCarthy was pipped in second with 40pts, third was James Wade with 39pts. Gross Qualifier was Norman Jones with 31pts. Great golfing by all and a place in October’s Grand Final is on the cards for each of you.
The Weekend brought the 18 hole Singles sponsored by Hooper Dolan Insurances.
This close competition saw Darren Sweeney claiming top spot with a fantastic 43pts. Great shooting.
Category 1 winner was Captain Paul Eivers with 41pts.
Category 2 was taken on a countback by Pat Dwyer with 40pts. Category 3 was also decided by a countback with Sean Gallagher with 38pts. Great golf lads.
Next Week’s fixtures:
Wednesday 4th ABP Qualifier.
**Win A FREE SUB**
Our annual Men’s Free Sub competition will take place on the weekend of the Sat 7th and Sun 8th of September. This year we are introducing a 12 hole playoff on Sunday the 15th of September at 4.30pm. Top 21 to qualify, no ties.
Entry for this competition is €10 and to be eligible to win the prize you must have returned 10 cards in Cahir Park Golf Club in 2019. Best of Luck and Happy Golfing Folks
GUI Golf Medal
Well done to Keith McGuire, Jim Cantwell and Tom O’ Dwyer who qualified from the regional final of the GUI Golf medal and now go forward to the national final in the K Club
Thanks to all who turned up on Thursday, August 29th for our open day. The format played was a Team of 3 Rumble and some excellent golf was played. Results:
1st Imelda Buckley, Margaret Casey, Eleanor Cummins 82pts
2nd Ann Walsh, Kathleen Alton, Mary Cotter 77pts (CB)
3rd Susan Carey, Noreen Halley, Ann Fahey 77pts
On the weekend of August 31st / September 1st our ladies section held an 18 hole V Par Competition. Breda Keating was first home with 3up and securing top spot. Close in second was Linda Harris on 1up with Kathleen Lonergan finishing off the podium in third with -2.
Hard luck to our Tipperary League team who’s great run of form came to an end when they lost out to Templemore in Dundrum. Thanks to the team made up of Kathleen Alton, Pauline Mulcahy, Margaret Gill, Marie Devitt, Breda Hickey and Noreen Hally for their efforts during the year.
Our seniors continue to play each week and great numbers turning out for the golf and the tea and scones on their return to the clubhouse. On August 30th 35.9 points was the winning score coming from Arthur O Donnell, Michael Nugent, Stephen Costello and J.J.Bunyan. They were followed closely in second by Tom O Dwyer, Colm O Flaherty and Liam Roche on 36.1 points.
Results – August 26th
1st Eoin Carey, Marie Reidy, Marie Devitt 71pts
2nd Liam Wall, Susan Carey, Bernie English 65pts (CB)
3rd PJ Phelan, Miriam Hally, Catherine English 65pts
Well done to Bernie English who had a hole in one playing in the competition. The ace came on the 9th and she was playing with Susan Carey and Liam Wall.