Gowran Park Notes for W/E 8/04/13

PLAY GOLF FOR HOLIDAYS AT GOWRAN PARK   Our Thursday singles reverts to a weekly competition from this Thursday with a timesheet in place.  This year we are delighted to announce our Golfing for Holidays program throughout the Summer months.  The last Thursday singles of each month will see a weekend break for 2 as…

Dan Bolger Memorial

Hi all, on Monday the 1st of April at Gowran Park Golf Club, our annual fundraiser for the Carlow/Kilkenny Homecare Team in memory of Dan Bolger is taking place. This year we are running it as an Open Singles at a cost of €10 for members and also for visitors. This is a very worthwhile…

Golf Notes for W/E 24/03/2013

Men’s 18 Hole Singles Stableford – Sunday 24th March 2013   Paudie Lannon (2) secured victory in last Sundays’ members competition scoring 36 points while Cathal Davis and Thomas Nevin took 2nd and 3rd place respectively.  Cathal took the runners-up spot on a countback – both players scoring 34 points.  The rearranged Monthly Medal (for…

Golf Notes for W/E 17/03/2013

Great Week for Crumlin       There was a great entry for the annual members fundraiser “Rumble for Crumlin” held throughout last week.  The competition results are available online.  The leading qualifiers now go on to represent Gowran Park at the regional playoffs to be held in the coming months.  The members enjoyed the…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 10/03/2013

GREEN IS THE COLOUR – FREE GOLF IN GOWRAN   Go golfing in Gowran Park this weekend and celebrate St. Patrick’s weekend with an Open Singles on both Saturday 16th  and Monday 18th March. Visitors €20.00 Members €5.00.  Participants wearing a green garment will receive a voucher to play during the month of April in…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 3/3/2013

  Men’s Results:   Last Sunday’s competition was delayed due to frost, however when the course opened at 9.30 a.m. over 70 members enjoyed a beautiful afternoon of golf. 41 was the lucky number on the day with all prizewinners having the same score.   Popular club member Noel Kenny (11) came out victorious with Sean Kiely…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 24/02/13

Captains Drive Down the Middle Melvyn and Kevin…. Margaret….   Captains Drive In 2013   A large number of members turned up for the first major event of the year on Sunday last 24th February.   Captains Melvyn Kennedy and Margaret Logue along with junior captain Kevin Maher took to the 1st tee shortly after lunch…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 17/02/2013

Captains Drive-In   The 2013 Captain’s Drive-In will take place on Sunday next 24th February.  Members are asked to register between 11.00 and 11.30 a.m. on Sunday morning ahead of the main event with tee off at 12.00 noon.   Captains Melvyn Kennedy and Margaret Logue along with junior captain Kevin Maher are set to take…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 10/02/2013

Men’s 11 Hole Singles – Saturday 9th/Sunday 10th February   This past weekend saw an 11 hole competition for members.  A good timesheet  over Saturday and Sunday resulted in Joe Lannon taking first place with 27 points while  John O’Driscoll  took second place on a countback with 26 points.   Fourball   Next weekend sees…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 3/2/2013

Spring Series – Weekly Open Singles   Our Spring Series continues again on Thursday 7th/Friday 8th February – the competition is an open singles qualifier with the 3 leading golfers from each day going forward to the final on 22nd March 2013. Notice:  Change of Date The first Open Fourball of 2013 was deferred from…