News List

This week's activities

Monday 21st May, 2018



We are now well into the golfing season and this week sees quite a bit of activity on the Links.On Wednesday next there is a Mixed Scramble on the Kilmore Nine very kindly sponsored by David Gough, compile your own team or sign entry sheet in the Bar, draw at 6pm.On Thursday evening for those willing to...

GRIP IT and RIPPIT

Sunday 20th May, 2018



Gearhart member drives the Hackett 11th and ...............holds the green.!!Gearhart member Jef (with the apt surname) Rippit drove, and more importantly held the 11th green on Saturday.The fact that he had a three putt par did little to dampen the spirits of Jef who fells trees for a living.He...

Gearhart visitors this weekend

Thursday 17th May, 2018



Following on from our members visit to Gearhart Golf Club Oregon in October 2016, this weekend sees the return of our transatlantic visitors to play Carne , renew acquaintances and generally have a good time. They arrive on Friday night and depart for Lahinch on Monday afternoon.In order to...


The restaurant at the Clubhouse, renamed The Lir, will open tomorrow Saturday May 5th with a great new menu at very competitive prices. Opening hours are 11am to finish weekdays, Saturday 9am to finish and Sunday 8am to finish.Members are asked to support the new venture and perhaps invite your...

Winter Rules no more....

Thursday 03rd May, 2018



Winter rules which came into operation on November 16th last will cease as of this evening Friday 4th May.The ball will now be played as it it lies until winter rules are reintroduced next Autumn/Winter.It has been decided that the embedded ball rule be retained until further notice.If you are...


The Mens 36 hole Strokeplay Club Championship kindly sponsored by the Barrett Family will be played on Sunday 6th and Monday 7th May.A draw for this competition was made last Sunday.If you are not on the timesheet or in the locality before then and wish to play,please contact the Competition...

Mens Annual Club Outing

Sunday 15th April, 2018



The Captain would like to thank all of those who travelled to Strandhill and Donegal at the weekend and hoped they enjoyed the three rounds on the course and maybe a few more off it..We were blessed with two glorious days and even the third one wasn't too bad on two really good links.There was one...


A presentation of the following prizes will be held next Sunday April 15th at 3 pm.The Winter LeagueMullavelleCara IorraisMayo BeveragesPJ CareyTJ Lennon QuarriesBee Green CleanersJohn Lennon Transport and The 2017 Erris CupPlease find the prizewinners in the Mens results section by...

Connacht Boys Open this week at Carne

Monday 02nd April, 2018



The field for the Connacht Boys Open which will be held at Carne this week from Wednesday to Friday will include the best one hundred and twenty underage (under 18) golfers in the country, ranging in handicaps from 5.2 to + 2.Following three days of high quality golf on three very testing days it was...


There is plenty of competitive golf available this Easter weekend from Friday right through to Easter Monday.On Good Friday there is an 18 Hole Stableford competition for the Men off the White Tees kindly sponsored by Bee Green Cleaners of American Street.On Saturday and Sunday there are Open...


The annual registration day for Junior Golfers will be held next Saturday morning from 09:30 to 11:30.All are welcome.Members who might know someone who would like to start the game should inform them of the time and date.The Junior Convenor could also do with a bit of help on the day and to lend a hand...


The Annual Membership Subscription is now overdue and those who have not yet paid up for 2018 are encouraged to do so ,as you should not be playing on the course or in competition.Subscriptions can be paid to The Honorary Treasurer Dermot Butler or dropped into the Golf Shop.The Annual Fixtures Diary...

2018 Golfer of the Year

Tuesday 06th March, 2018



The season long marathon that is the Golfer of the Year competition begins next Sunday with the P J Carey sponsored competition.The Golfer of the Year competition rewards players who perform consistently and regularly almost every weekend for the remainder of the year with the final counting...


The traditional start of the golfing year which was to take place next Sunday March 4th with the Captain and Lady Captain 'Driving-In' has been deferred to Sunday 25th March due to the conditions up the country and the weather forecast of very poor conditions between now and next Sunday.The...

Winter League is concluded

Sunday 28th January, 2018



The Winter League final was contested yesterday Sunday Feb 25th and it was John D Hanley and Coilin Faherty who emerged as winners over the gallant runners up Thomas and Michael John Gruddy. Congratulations to the winners and also to the runners up who have only taken up the game in recent years. After...

The New Golfing Year ... early news

Monday 15th January, 2018



Work has begun on the 2018 fixtures for both the Ladies and Gents. A 'provisional' list of the Mens fixtures is now available on the Men's Fixtures tab and the Ladies one's have been updated under the Ladies Fixtures tab.Early dates for your diary include the Club Outing to Donegal...


New Head Greenkeeper Chris Breen commenced duty at Carne earlier this week.A native of Donegal he has moved to Belmullet having previously been Head Greenkeeper at Rugby Golf Club in Warwickshire.All members and visitors are asked to show him and his staff courtesy on the course as they go about...

New Year's Day Mixed Scramble

Saturday 30th December, 2017



The Captain Fergus,Lady Captain Assumpta and President Edmund wish all our members and visitors a very Happy New Year.As is now the tradition the New Year tees off with the New Years Day Mixed Scramble.Members should gather at 10am for a draw followed by a shotgun start at 1030 am.Presentation of the...


There were 122 birdie twos recorded in the 2017 Golf of the Year Competitions.The tally hole by hole is ...29 at the second hole 26 at the seventh24 at the fourteenth and43 at the sixteenth.Seán O Coisdealbha had a hole in one at the 14th but not in a GOTY competition and there was no eagle two this...

Presentation of Prizes

Friday 22nd December, 2017



A presentation of Prizes will be held on the evening of the Guinness Open on Thursday December 28th at 4:30 pm.Competition prizes to be presented include the Kenny Concannon sponsored Reilly's Pharmacy,The Ulster Bank Open,The Guinness Open and the Two Winter League weeks played so far.(The...