Gowran Park Notes W/E 27/01/2013

WET WEATHER RACES IN AFTER THYESTES……………..   Following a fantastic day of racing on Thursday last weather conditions deteriorated rapidly and proved difficult for golf over the weekend – heavy rain on Friday put paid to our Spring Series which has been deferred to this week.  Time sheets are open for this Thursday 31st January…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 20/01/2013

Thyestes Takes Precedence This week sees the flagship race day, featuring the Thyestes Chase, take place tomorrow Thursday 24th so our Spring Series will therefore take place this week on Friday 25th only.   Telephone 056 7726699 for reservations. Spring Series Our Spring Series continued last Thursday and goes from strength to strength with a…

Gowran Park Notes W/E 06/01/2013

AGM 2013 – Full Steam Ahead   The AGM of Gowran Park Golf Club took place last Friday night. A large number of members turned up for the first official gathering of 2013. Outgoing Captains Joe Farrell and Anne Mullins gave a detailed account of their  term of office.  In doing so they both thanked…

Club News – 17 December 2012

Christmas Championship at Gowran Park Gowran Park are delighted to announce that this years’ Christmas Championship will be a singles qualifier tournament to be held from Thursday 29th through Monday 31st December 2012. Three qualifiers plus equals will go forward from each days competition to the Grand Final on Saturday 5th January 2013. The competition…

Club News – 10 December 2012

Winter League John O’Driscoll (20) took the honours in last weekends’ members Winter League. John scored 28 points over the 11 holes 1 ahead of Pat Kirwan playing off 10. With 3 more rounds to play the league table is showing David Vaughan out in front with 31 points. Ger Treacy, competition secretary, is close…

Club News – 3 December 2012

Christmas Gala Day Members are reminded that the Christmas Gala Day and golf outing will take place on Saturday 15th December – the competition will be a team event with a draw for partners to take place at lunchtime. Prizegiving and social evening will take place after the golf along with presentation to respective club…

Club News – 26th November 2012

Members Winter League – Sunday 25th November Similar to the previous weekend, a shotgun start took place at 11.00 a.m. due to frost. The day resulted in competition secretary, Ger Treacy, scoring a splendid 27 points playing off 7 handicap to secure top spot. Tony Dooley (16) took the runners up spot on a countback…

Club News – 19th November 2012

Club Fourball Final The final of the men’s Club Fourball took place on Sunday last 18th November. Ger Treacy (7) along side Martin Donnelly took on the father and son pairing of Paudie and Brian Lannon. After a delayed start due to frost the final got underway shortly after 11 am. With all golfers playing…

Club News – 12th November 2012

Open Fourball – Sunday 11th November Our final Open Fourball of the year took place on Sunday last. With ground conditions a little heavy after inclement weather other the last week, scoring was still quite hot on the day. Local knowledge seemed was an advantage with father and son pairing Aidan (7) and Sean Roche…

Club News – October 31st 2012

Autumn Qualifier The Autumn Singles qualifier continued over the last number of weeks, On the week of the 18th/19th visitors from Callan and Mountain View took the qualifying spots for the final to be held before Christmas. Simon Murphy (14) Callan took the leading qualifying spot with 35 points while Mountain View members T.J. Coughlan…