Gowran Park Notes W/E 21/4/2013

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Weekly Open Singles – GOLF FOR HOLIDAYS


The winner of the weekly open singles on Thursday last, 18th April was Jimmy Foster (12) Mountain View.  The competition continues this Thursday 25th April – being the last Singles competition of the month the winner will receive a 2 night B&B/1 Dinner Break to the Millrace Hotel Leisure Club & Spa – timesheet in operation 056 7726699 or book online at www.gowranpark.ie.



Members Monthly Medal – Saturday 20th/Sunday 21stApril


This weekend saw a member’s 18 hole stroke competition take place.  A large entry over the weekend resulted in a great win for Jerry Dunne (16) shooting a 67 nett, pipping Paul Whelan (5) into the runner-up spot with 70 nett. Kevin Reade (11) took 3rd place with a nett score of 70 on a countback.  Golfer of the Year points were available for this weekends’ competition and with 2 rounds already played scores are close at the top of the table.



Ladies Results


18 Hole Stableford – 16th April, 2013


1st Kathleen Whitehead (27) 35 pts

2’s club – Niamh Connolly


Inter Club

Best of luck to our Junior Foursomes Team who face Abbeyleix in Carlow on Saturday 27th April at 4 p.m.  Also to our Minor Team who are playing Birr on Monday 29th in Abbeyleix at 3 p.m.


Junior Golf

Congratulations to Judy & Rachel Dick who came 1st with 36 pts in the May Fitzgibbon (foursomes) Mid Leinster district qualifier in Rathdowney Golf Club. They go forward to play in the National final in Greystones Golf Club on 29th July, 2013.


Golden Golfers

There will be an 11 hole competition on Friday 26th April with a draw for partners at 10.00 a.m.




Wednesday 24th April     Members 9 Hole – from 5.00 p.m. – Prizegiving after golf

Thursday 25th April           Open Singles – Golf for Holidays               €20 Visitors

Sunday 28th April              RACE MEETING – No Golf