On Sunday 11th of December Portsalon golf club members will contest for the traditional Christmas hamper. The event will be a shot gun start at 11 a.m. sharp and all participants are asked to record their names (four ball) by 6 pm Saturday to enable a draw to take place for tees and a tee off at 10.30 a.m.This event will be a qualifying event for the golfer of the year and all fairways will be in play on the day.
Due the adverse weather conditions the scheduled Gaeltacht League encounter with Cloughaneeley had to be postponed. It is likely that the match will not take place until January 2012. On Saturday 9th December club captain and Gaeltacht League captain Donal Callaghan will welcome Gweedore golf club to the Kingdom. The first tee is reserved for the match from 10. 30 a.m
Portsalon Winter Links
The next outing of the Portsalon Winter Links will be staged on Saturday 19th December
On Saturday 10th December there is a gentsmembers competition and on Sunday11th December it’s the Christmas hamper competition and on Wednesday 14th December there is gents open stableford competition. Time sheets are in operation for all competitions contact 0749159459 or go online to portsalongolfclub.com.
The captain Donal Callaghan and council would like to express their thanks to all the members for their assistance and co- operation during the recent ceremony held in memory of all who lost their lives on the HMS Saldanha.
On Saturday the winner of the open competition was Sean Kelly (8) 34 points, 2nd Denis Sweeney (19) 34 points Gross Tim Browne (4) 26 points The winner of the Sunday members competition Sean Barrett (12) 34 points 2nd Sean Mc Cormack (18). On Wednesday 31st the winner was Sean Mc Cormack (18) 35pts 2nd : Ray Kennedy (28) 34pts Gross: Gerard Duffy (6) 27pts 3rd Neil Truelson (21) 34pts
The Portsalon Christmas party will be held on Friday 16th December. For further details contact Sean Mc Gettigan.
Fancy something special for that special person in your life this christmas, why not purchase a Portsalon Golf Club Gift Voucher. It’s the ideal gift for birthdays, Christmas or just to say thanks. For further details contact 074 9159459.
Over the past few weeks members and visitors have been requested to drop off the 2nd, 7th and 9th fairways. As a result the fairways on the selected holes are improving. The fairways will be clearly identified. Please ensure that you drop off on either side of the fairway.
All members and visitors should note that six inch placing on all fairways only is in operation at Portsalon Golf Club.
On Line Booking
Members and visitors to Portsalon Golf Club should note that on line booking is now available for all competitions at Portsalon at the flick of a button go to portsalongolfclub.com
Members and visitors please note that divot bags are now available on entry to the first tee box. Please ensure that you pick up a bag and assist w