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Men’s News

Friday Open Stableford

This week’s Friday Open was played in conditions that deteriorated throughout the day. Aiden McGoldrick took first place with a score of 32 points for 15 holes. Aiden scored a total of six pars over the course of his fifteen holes with four on the front nine and the remaining two on the back six to post his score of 32 points.

Frank Cosgrove took second place, pharmacy one point behind the winner with a score of 31 points. Frank scored pars on the seventh and ninth holes as well as adding a birdie on the par four eighth on the way to signing for his score of 31 points.

Third place was taken by John S McGowan also with a score of 31 points. John scored a total of six pars, split equally between the front and back nines with three on each on the way to signing for a score of 31 points and third place.

1st Aiden McGoldrick (13) 32pts
2nd Frank Cosgrove (21) 31pts
3rd John S McGowan (20) 31pts

Strandhill Lodge & Suites Winter League Week Two

Week two of the Strandhill Lodge & Suites Winter League took place on Sunday with a break in the weather in what turned out to be a beautiful day with no rain. There were some very interesting results and a few surprises.

Group A
Michael Phelan & Colin Foran beat Martin Cadden & John Hackett
Philip Gallagher & Paul Keaveney beat Bernard Mahony & John Finan
Noel Tivnan & Gerry Kilbride drew with Michael Keane & Michael Kivlehan
Michael Kelly & Kieran Staed beat Kevin Mulcahy & Kevin Burke

Group B
Rory McHugh & Geoff Corcoran beat Pat McManus & Larry Culkin
John White & Declan Sheanon beat David Lindsay & Dessie Timbs
Martin Cunningham & Peter Carr beat Michael O’Beirne & Francis O’Beirne
Shane McDonald & Conor McNulty beat Martin Ruane & Paul Byrne

Group C
Rob Jackson & Julian Flynn beat Leo McNally & Johnny Martyn
David Moriarty & Fergal McLoughlin beat John McHugh & Anthony Skeffington
Mickey McTiernan & Mick Walsh beat Martin Nicholson & Peter Gillespie
Brendan O’Mahony & Alan Dunleavy beat Colm Kavanagh & Brian Harte

Group D
Jim Coyne & Andy Leggett beat Colm Kilbride & John Flynn
Pat Lee & Rory O’Connor beat John Rainey & Joe Tuffy
Pat Doherty & William Elliot beat Eddie Watters & Adrian McGowan

Group E
Colm Martyn & Frank Hannon beat Bob Pierce & Frank Cullen
Dermot Flynn & John Scanlon beat Gerry Fox & Mark Wehrly
Philip Moriarty & Ciaran Henry beat Michael Cox & Paul Cox
Norman Ashe & Eamon Conboy beat John Scanlon & Eamon McCafferty

Group F
Ronnie Conlon & Aidan Gaynor beat Martin Cronin & Peter Byrne
Alan Lillis & Alan P Lillis beat Jimmy Treacy & Joe Casey
Robbie Henneberry & Joe Hanney drew with Tristan Probst & Ruairi Fox

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Week three of the Strandhill Lodge & Suites Winter League will take place next Sunday, December 13th.

This Week’s Fixtures

Friday December 11th 2015
Friday 15 Hole Open Stableford

Saturday December 12th 2015
Club 15 Hole Stableford

Sunday December 13th 2015
Strandhill Lodge & Suites Winter League – Week Three


There will be a presentation of prizes for sponsored competitions from November as well as the cup competitions that were played earlier in the year this coming Sunday at 3pm in the clubhouse. If you have a prize or cup to collect, please ensure you are there to collect or arrange for someone to collect your prize on your behalf. If someone is collecting a prize on your behalf, please inform Bernard Mahoney on 0868148766 before Friday.

Thank You

Captain Michael Phelan would like to thank all who attended his Captains Dinner which was held last week. A great night was had by all who attended and nobody was too embarrassed during the speeches.

Men’s Senior’s

Senior Open Stableford

This week saw the staging of the monthly Senior Open 15 hole stableford competition which was held in in clear weather with just a little rain and it was Patrick Starrs who took first place with an excellent score of 35 points. Patrick scored a total of six pars over the course of his 15 holes with four on the front nine and the remaining two on the back nine to ensure that he signed for a round of 35 points and first place.

1st Patrick Starrs (17) 35pts

This Week’s Fixtures

Wednesday December 9th 2015
Christmas Bonanza

Senior Society AGM

The AGM for the Senior Society will take place on Wednesday December 16th at 3:30pm in the clubhouse.

Club News

Club AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Strandhill Golf Club Limited will take place on Friday, December 11th 2015 at 8pm sharp. All members are requested to attend. Nomination papers are available in the bar, shop or office.

Golf Digest Top 100 Courses

Strandhill Golf Club have made another big leap in the Golf Digest Top 100 Ranked Golf Courses In Ireland. We move up from no. 70 last year to no. 65 this year. That’s 11 places in 2 years. Fantastic work by Jason, Declan & team.

See Top 100 here

Christmas Raffle

ARCHOS Smart Home SystemTickets for this years Christmas Raffle are on sale at the moment in the clubhouse. Ticket are €2 each or 3 for €5 and all funds raised go towards the Course Development Fund. There are some fantastic prizes this year with a wireless Smart Home system courtesy of Compupac IT Solutions as the first prize.

The ARCHOS Smart Home lets you monitor your home wherever, whenever on your smartphone or tablet with the ARCHOS Smart Home App. The Smart Home Tablet easily manages and links multiple miniaturized wireless objects around your home for simplified home information and automation.

You and your family can control and get notified on events in your home from anywhere, the free ARCHOS Smart Home application can be installed on any Android or iOS smartphone or tablet.

Christmas Party

The Club Christmas Party will take place this coming Sunday, December 13th at 3:30pm in the Golf Club. There will be finger food on the day as well as live music along with the usual festivities. Come along and join in the fun.

Functions at Strandhill Golf Club

Book your party at Strandhill Golf Club

Planning a function in the coming months? Strandhill Golf Club is the perfect venue to host that function or special occasion with facilities such as a spacious dining area offering panoramic views of the course and the majestic dunes that act as a back drop. So whether its a Birthday Party, Communion, Confirmation, Wedding or Funeral, Strandhill Golf Club can cater for your every requirement. For more information or to book, contact us on 071 9168188.

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