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Draw for next Sunday's competition

Wednesday 21st June, 2017



Next Sundays competition kindly sponsored by the Swannick Family Practice will be the second of the year that there will be a draw of sorts to determine who your playing partners will be on the day.These competitions have D.F.P after them in the Club's Fixture Diary.As some members like to play...

Carne Golf Links Pro-Am

Wednesday 14th June, 2017



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A presentation of prizes for the two Wednesday Nine Hole competitions along with the Open Competitions to be played on Tues 13th June (BOSH Bar & Restaurant) Wed 14th June (Erris Tourism Open) and Thursday 15th June (Gerry Lavelle) along with the Ladies Opens and all their outstanding prizes...


I wish to extend a sincere thank you to the sixty ladies who participated in the Wild Atlantic Way Open Ladies 4 Ball on June 10th.Congratulations to the winners, Assumpta Guilfoyle & Carol Kenny ,runners-up, Hilary Hall & Marian Ford & third placed Mary Earley & Pauline ManganI...


The newly renovated Clubhouse Bar & Restaurant will officially open this Friday evening under new chef, proprietor and local lad Jason Keane.To mark this occasion,a three course meal at 7:30 sharp and 'folklore' entertainment between courses will be served for the all inclusive...

Eamon MacNicholas Cup Matchplay

Saturday 20th May, 2017



The qualifiers for the Eamon MacNicholas Cup matchplay rounds have now been determined after last Sunday's qualifying competition.The first round must be played on or before Sat 27th May.The draw is as follows...Martin Barrett v Declan HealyPJ McHale v John GinnellyPadraic Lynskey v...

9 Hole competitions this Summer

Friday 19th May, 2017



The second of the Wednesday nine hole competitions of the Summer, open to Ladies,Gents and Juniors will be held on Wednesday May 24th over the Hackett front nine.Entry fee for Members (Ladies & Gents) is €5 Juniors €3. Visitors who have played earlier may also compete for €5 or...

Club's Annual Fundraising AmAm

Tuesday 09th May, 2017



The Club's Annual fundraising AmAm will be held over Saturday and Sunday May 20th and 21st .Teams of four, gents ,ladies or mixed. Entry is €30 per person per day or if you want to have two goes at it, it'll cost you €50 for both days.Our main sponsor this year is Brogan's...


A presentation of all outstanding Men's Prizes will be held at 4 pm on Bank Holiday Monday next May 1st .Pictured: Last years' clear cut winner of the Club Championship Vincent Keane with sponsor Martin Barrett and last year's Vice-Captain Gerry MaguireThe Club Championship kindly...

2017 Club Outing to Connemara

Monday 24th April, 2017



Last weekend saw a good number of our members travel to Ballyconneely to play on a beautifully presented Connemara Links with three exceptional days of weather and two days of exceptional golf played by one man.It was Michael Gaughan who would complete the two day competition with a very clear cut...

Easter Open Competitions this weekend

Tuesday 11th April, 2017



There will be three Open competitions this Easter Weekend.On Friday Erris Tourism sponsor the competition, on Saturday Udarás na Gaeltachta are the sponsors (Swanick Family Practice in the case of the Ladies) and it's the turn of The Talbot Hotel on Sunday. All are singles Stableford...


The Erris Cup Matchplay Tournament kindly sponsored by Brogans Eurospar and in memory of our former Captain and President Frank Brogan will commence shortly with the 1st round to be played on/before 15th April 2017. The Draw can be found under the following link::Erris Cup 2017 Entry fee is...

Club Outing to Connemara Golf Club

Monday 27th March, 2017



The Men's Annual Club Outing takes place on the weekend of Friday, Saturday and Sunday 21st,22nd and 23rd April . This year's trip sees us visit the friendly folk at Connemara Golf Club and value for money is again a feature of the outing.The details of the trip are as follows.... Two nights...

How many twos ?

Wednesday 22nd March, 2017



This year , we're going to keep a record of how many twos (or better) are scored in all of the Golfer of the Year Singles competitions.After the final competition on St Stephen's Day there will be a small prize (in keeping with the number) presented to the player who has recorded the most...


Next Sundays competition will be the first of the year that there will be a draw of sorts to determine who your playing partners will be on the day.These competitions have D.F.P after them in the Club's Fixture Diary.As some members like to play at a specific time we suggest you put down your name on...

Course Maintenance and Competitions

Sunday 05th March, 2017



Due to essential maintenance work on the bunkers on the Hackett course our competitions will be non qualifying until further notice.This means that there will be no handicap reductions and no 0.1 s back.Exceptional scores ( ie in excess of 41 points off the white tees ) may be dealt with however,...

Captain's Drive-In Sunday March 5th

Sunday 05th March, 2017



Our 2017 Captains Gerry and Helen will Drive-In the new golfing year next Sunday 5th March at 10:30 am.Afterwards there will be a mixed scramble competition with a shotgun start which is very kindly sponsored by An Builín Blasta.In the afternoon , at 15:30 approximately,there will be a...

New Local Rule recommended by the G.U.I

Monday 27th February, 2017



Following an announcement by the R & A and the USGA last December, a new local rule has been recommended by the G.U.I and the I.L.G.U to deal with a ball or ball marker accidentally moved on the green. The Men's Committee introduced this new local rule at it's monthly meeting last night Feb...

Junior Golf Registration Day

Monday 20th February, 2017



Junior golf for Boys and Girls aged from 6 to 18 is back again with the Club holding our annual registration day next Saturday February 25th from 09:30 to midday.Membership for Boys and Girls aged from 6 to 12 is €50 for the year and for those from 13 to 18 years of age it's €120 per annum.We...

Winter League Final

Saturday 18th February, 2017



Congratulations go to Vincent Keane and James Mangan who earlier today won the 2016/17 Winter League final on the 18th beating the gallant runners up Peter Mulry and Cormac Murray.In the first round matchplay the victors had to go to the 19th to beat Gerry Maguire and John Gallagher but won their semi...