On Saturday the 5th of May the subscription assist was played over the Old Tom Morris Links.
The winner was Hugo Duggan with 42 pts. The runner up was Mick Gallagher Jnr with 41 pts. The gross winner was Enda Kennedy with a level par 71. Third place was Johnny Sweeney with 40pts. The front nine winner was Shane Doherty with 21 pts and the back nine winner was Conor McMenamin with 22 pts.
The May Cup was contested over the Old Tom Morris Links on Sunday the 6th and the winner with 41pts was young Matthew Coyle. The runner up was Brian Currie with 38 pts.
Congratulations to the Jimmy Bruen team led by John Casey & Sean Boyce who finished as leading qualifers by 5 clear strokes at Narin & Portnoo Golf Club with a total of 342 from Letterkenny G.C on 345 last Sunday.
The home team Narin & Portnoo were third on 347 & Dunfanaghy fourth on 351.
Rosapenna now play Dunfanaghy back in Narin & Portnoo in the matchplay stages before Monday the 28th of May.
Rosapenna returned an 11 over, 12 over, 13 over & 14 over for their winning total of 342 on the day.
Well done to the Donegal League team who travelled to Redcastle last Friday afternoon and claimed the first match out to win the preliminary round after the 5-0 result from the home leg.
We now face Ballyliffin G.C in round one. The two legs must be played on or before Monday the 11th of June.
The Over 50’s team travelled to Donegal G.C (Murvagh) last Wednesday where they won 3-2 on the night. The return leg will take place at Rosapenna on Wednesday the 9th of May.
Good luck to the Pierce Purcell team who take part in the qualifying at Greencastle G.C this Sunday.
The Irish Senior Cup takes place at Donegal G.C on Sunday the 20th & the Irish Junior Cup at Portsalon G.C on Sunday the 27th of May.
The Irish Mixed Foursomes qualifying will take place over the Old Tom Morris Links on Sunday the 10th of June and the All-Ireland Barton Shield (Rds 1 & 2) will take place over the Sandy Hills Links on Sunday the 17th of June. Rosapenna will play at home in both events.
There will be a club competition this Sunday the 13th over the Old Links. On Saturday the 19th the Holmpatrick Cup qualifier (four ball better ball) in aid of the National Council of the Blind Ireland will take place over the Old Tom Morris Links.
The winners of this competition will go forward to the county final at Ballyliffin G.C in July.
There will be a club competition on Sunday the 20th & the Old Tom Morris Trophy will now be played for on Sunday the 27th of May.
The Rosapenna Golf Resort Open Weekend will take place over both championship links from Thurdsay 31st May – Monday 4th June.
Thursday – Gents 18 hole singles stableford – OTM Links
Friday – Gents 18 hole singles stroke – OTM Links
Saturday – Ladies/Gents (any combination) 18 hole four ball better ball stableford – SH Links
Sunday – Gents 18 hole singles stableford – OTM Links
Monday – Ladies/Gents (any combination) 18 holes Four ball better ball stroke – OTM Links
Entry fee – R/P Members 10e, *DL Club Members 20e & Visitors 30e.
*Any member of a golf club within county Donegal (including Strabane G.C)
This price structure will remain in place for Open Week from Friday 10th – Sunday 19th August.
The Donegal Links Classic will take place on Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th & Wednesday 6th of June over Rosapenna, Ballyliffin & Portsalon. The entry fee for R/P members is just 80e per player to include the presentation buffet in the Mount Errigal on the Wednesday night. The tournament will be sponsored by TalyorMade this year once again with prizes for the four person team and individuals daily & overall.
There is a time-sheet in strict operation at weekends and all players must book tee times for weekend play, this can be done by contacting the Pavilion Golf Shop between 8am & 4pm daily or by email email@example.com at any time.
All golfers are kindly asked to keep all pull trolleys, electric trolleys and drive buggies well back from the roped off putting green surrounds which have all been recently over-seeded or re-turfed and all teeing grounds.
The draw has been made for the 2012 Doubles Match play and is posted in the members room.
The top pair are to make contact and all first round matches must be played by Monday the 28th of May.
The 2012 subscription to the Rosapenna Golf Resort, payable in the Pavilion Golf Shop, will include membership to the Rosapenna Golf Club.
All golf fees are now due and must be paid in full by the 14th of May 2012.
Registration for the summer Junior Golf Lessons will take place at the Golf Pavilion on Saturday the 19th of May from 11.00am – 12.00pm.
The Pavilion Restaurant will be open every Saturday & Sunday night throughout May. The early bird menu is served from 5.00-6.45pm and the
A La Carte Menu from 6.00-9.00pm. Contact 074-915-5000 for reservations.
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.
The Practice Ground is open 7 days with the ball dispenser in operation.