Our Annual Club Classic takes place this weekend commencing on Friday 4th and
concluding on Sunday 6th. This is one of the main fundraising events of the year and members are asked to please support, you may support by sponsoring/ entering a Team, or sponsoring a Tee Box or a Green. Raffle Tickets are also on sale for valuable prizes, the draw will take place on Sunday Night in conjunction with the Presentation of the Competition Prizes. We would like to thank ABP and Clones Credit Union Limited the main sponsors of the Classic
Ladies Play Stableford
This Thursday 3rd August the ladies compete in an 18 hole stableford competition. For the first time ever, no one played in the competition last week die to the heavy rains. Hopefully the weather will be kinder this week!
The Golfer of the Year competition is reaching its climax so let’s get some good scores in on Sunday 6th August (2.30pm slot reserved only as Classic is on) and Thursday 10th August.
Captain’s Prize to the Ladies
Captain Joe Smith’s prize to the ladies takes place on Sunday 20th of August and Thursday 24th August so keep the dates free ladies to honour Captain Joe.
The President (Ms. Anne McCarthy) Prize takes place on Saturday August 19th. Please keep the day free so that you can participate.
The numbers drawn on 24th July were 3, 6, 12 and 16 and there were no winners of the 3,400 jackpot now standing at 3,500. The 5 lucky dippers each winning 20 were Vincent Lynch Clones, Maureen Lynch Clones, Edie Owens Ture, Gretta Mullen Magherarney and Dessie Myers Scotstown. Well done to them! Once again sales have dropped and we would urge all members to buy one and sell one at the very least please, they are only one euro or one pound and you win in the corresponding currency. Thank you!
The most consistent golfer this season, without a doubt, has been Helen Connolly and it should have come as no surprise that she won Teresa Hanawin’s Lady Captains Day prize with a nett 71. The only person who was surprised was Helen herself! Continue reading
The Club Classic runs from Thursday the 4th August to Bank Holiday Monday 7th of August. Members are requested to ensure all raffle ticket stubs are returned in good time for the draw.
Ladies Charity Stableford
Thank you to all the ladies who played and contributed to the Charity Stableford and congratulations Lady Captain Teresa Hanawin winner of Section B with 35 points and to Rosita McCabe winner of Section A also with 35 points.
The ladies play in an 18 hole stableford Thursday 27th July.
The numbers drawn on 17th July were 5, 19, 25 and 29 and there were no winners of the 3,300.00 jackpot now standing at 3,400.00. The 5 lucky dippers each winning 20 were Gerard Trant Clones, Deirdre & Co Dan’s Bar, Brian McPhillips C/O SMP, Frank McElroy Newbliss and Linda Smyth Smithboro. Well done to them!
Saturday the 22nd of July is Teresa Hanawin’s Lady Captain’s Day the tee and course is reserved until 4pm. The novice ladies will tee off at 9am and the main event gets underway from 10am please check the locker room for your playing partners. Fee €10 plus €13 for meal when you come off the course. The presentation will be at 9.30pm prompt and all members are welcome to attend to honour Lady Captain Teresa. There will be dancing after the presentation.
This Thursday 20th July the ladies play in a charity stableford. Fee €5. Please make every effort to support this charity event and if you are unable to play perhaps make the donation anyway. Thank you