The Sunday singles competition on the 26th of Feb was played over the Sandy Hills Links and was won by Seamus Herraghty with 41 pts. Runner up was Shaun Boyce with 37 pts.
Third place was Garvin Toye with 37 pts.
There will be a club competition this Sunday the 4th & also on Sunday the 11th of March over the Sandy Hills Links.
The Old Tom Morris Links is due to re open for full play from Friday the 16th of March, this will be weather dependent.
There is an Open Singles competition scheduled for the Old Tom Morris Links on Saturday the 17th of March. Tee times contact the Pavilion Golf Shop.
On Saturday the 24th of March the Mayors Ball Charity Golf Day (Cllr. Noel McBride) will take place on the Sandy Hills Links.
This is a Ladies & Gents Open Singles stableford with a time-sheet running all day.
€20 entry fee per player to include Soup & Sandwiches.
Charities to benefit from the day include the St.Vincent De Paul, Cystic Fibrosis Association of Ireland and Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin.
Contact 074-915-5000 for tee times.
Also on Saturday the 24th the North-West Alliance Captains Day (Mr Noel Callan) will take place over the Old Tom Morris Links from 7.30am – 12.30pm.
The last Gaeltacht League match will be played away to Narin & Portnoo on Saturday the 31st of March.
The Captains Day of the Gaeltacht League will then take place at Narin & Portnoo Golf Club on Saturday the 21st of April.
All members are kindly asked to keep all pull trolleys, electric trolleys and drive buggies well back from the roped off putting green surrounds and all teeing grounds on all golf holes.
All golfers must play from the mats provided on the Par 3’s and not from the turf teeing area directly behind or alongside the mats.
Please take note of the following local rules that are now in play- Pathways – All gravel pathways are deemed as immovable obstructions. Relief may be taken under rule 24.2b.
Ground Under Repair – Play from all GUR as defined by white lines or any newly laid turf is prohibited. If a players golf ball lies in the area, or if it interferes with the players stance or the area of his intended swing, the player must take relief
under rule 25.1b.
Abnormal Ground Conditions – An Abnormal Ground Condition is casual water, ground under repair or a hole, cast or runway made by a burrowing animal, reptile or a bird. Relief may be taken under rule 25.1b.
Previous rule on disturbed ground is no longer in play.
Also while winter rules apply, a golf ball plugged in the semi rough may be lifted, cleaned & dropped not nearer the hole.
PGA Professional Noel Callan is available for lessons at the Rosapenna Practice Ground by appointment, all enquires can be made by contacting Noel directly on 0044 7789 157654.