first_imgLetterkenny Golf News: With the Captain once again proving that his “intuition” is usually correct, the decision to postpone the weekend competitions, including the Captain’s drive-in on Sunday, was most appreciated by the members when the forecasted inclement gale force winds and rain finally arrived.CAPTAINS’ DRIVE-IN: Looking forward with much delight and anticipation to the annual DRIVE-IN, members would like to take this opportunity in wishing Club Captain Gerard Duffy, Lady Captain Margo Birmingham and club President Anne Condon every success in the forthcoming season. The Drive-In will now take place on SUNDAY 8th MARCH, [weather permitting]. Competition format will be a SCRAMBLE. Sign-in from 10am—tea, coffee, scones, meet & greet: Shotgun start @ 12noon:With the “back-to-golf” syndrome kicking in again, competitors are reminded that the Wednesday & Saturday Opens and Sunday confined competitions have returned to normal [weather permitting] with members’ entry fee €7. “Mats” are still in operation until St. Patrick’s Day at the earliest. Congratulations to Letterkenny Golf Club member Finnian O’ Doherty, proud winner of the North West Alliance Golfer of the Year [Gross] and to Eamonn O’ Carroll who finished a very credible 4th position in Saturday’s outing to Ballyliffin.SUBS:It’s that time of year again! All members are asked to forward membership subscriptions asap. Subs must be paid before St. Patrick’s Day Open.WE NEED YOUR OLD MOBILE PHONES—- to get a second defibrillator that will be housed on the course, making it more accessible should something occur during play on the front 11 holes. There is a box provided in the club foyer for all of your old unwanted mobile phones—-please donate NOW!!HAVE YOU SIGNED UP?Letterkenny Golf Club’s Online Lotto’s draw took place on Wednesday 18th February and, although there was no JACKPOT winner of €1,750, two lotto members who smiled happily were Dessie Kelly & Seamus Mc Conville winners of the “lucky dip” prizes of €50 each. Congratulations to you both! Numbers drawn were 1, 7, 9, 10; The Lotto draw takes place every Wednesday evening, closing time for entries is 6pm Wednesday, and entry page can be found on club website, and follow the prompts. Join from as little as €20! [€2 per week] Thank you for playing and please continue to encourage your fellow members, friends & family to play our Club Lotto.**Don’t forget the social club’s fun afternoon of BINGO organized by the ladies’ branch on Sunday 1st March. Books & jackpot sheets available, everyone welcome.** BROWNS on the GREEN in conjunction with Letterkenny Golf Club, invite you to come and view their very own Cookery Demonstration by the Award Winning IAN ORR ,(Executive Head Chef, Browns Group). Demonstration will take place on Thursday 19th March @ 7.30 pm in Letterkenny Golf Club, Barnhill, Letterkenny. *Tickets €15.00pp* Meet and Greet afterwards. Light refreshmentsGOLF NEWS: CAPTAIN’S DRIVE-IN REARRANGED AT BARNHILL AFTER FOUL WEATHER was last modified: February 24th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:golfletterkennyNoticesSportlast_img read more

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