Spring League

Men’s Spring League running along at the moment with some good scores coming up. Team managers will be looking closely at them to help the picking of teams to represent the club.

 

Irrigation System

Special thanks to the Grant Family for their generous donation which has seen the irrigation system been fully replaced.

 

US Masters Sweep

Still a couple of lines left on the Sweep for the US Masters ,enter your name on the sheet in the Bar .

 

Results

Bridge

1st Henry Haverty & Paddy Deegan                                      

2nd Tom & Mary Mcgee

 

1st Rona Gilmartin & Phyllis Dooley

2nd Gay Haverty &Denis O'Hare

 

Bonus Ball

Winner this week is Mary O'Gorman with number 22. Play bonus ball each week for €2 for a chance to win €30.

 

Subscriptions

Reminder to all members that subs are now due to be paid and the preferred option is by standing order. Please contact Joan in the clubhouse office to arrange payment. 

 

Taster Day

The Free Taster Day was very successful last Saturday and thanks to all who helped out especially those who took new players under their wing. Thanks to John Dwyer for sponsoring First prize & Mikey Horan for sponsoring all other prizes . Another one of these days will be held in a few weeks, so keep a look out for dates etc.

 

Ladies

We are down to the last round of the Supervalu Winter League now and hopefully all the ladies are taking advantage of this great weather and the retry option to hopefully improve their score. All scores count in the last round so please make sure you play to help your team. Last date to play is Monday March 4th with final 3 teams announced to play in the final on Sunday 10th March. 

Best of luck to all players taking part and thanks for your support. 

 

There is a 9 hole competition ongoing and a 14 hole hamper kindly sponsored by Hanlons Butchers. 

 

Ladies GolfXercise Phase 2

Birr Golf Shop are running another series of lessons to help introduce more ladies to golf as the last phase was so successful. This will be a 4 week course with 2x1hr workshops on the driving range and 2x9hole rounds in Birr Golf Club and all this for just €50. 

An introductory ladies night takes place on Thurs 14th March from 7 to 8pm. No prior golf experience required.

Contact Birr Golf Shop to book your place on 0579121606. 

To date this year we have up to 60 new members and these lessons have been a major factor in this so well done to all involved.  

 

Car Park 

Many thanks to Christy Loughnane and Loughnane Concrete for his sponsorship of chippings which are a huge help in the improvement of the car park

 

Sympathy

Sincere sympathy to Kay Flaherty & his family on the death of their brother Joe .