Competitions

All the latest results and fixtures

Mens Competitions

Team of Three Scramble

Team of Three Scramble Sunday 17th February We had a very busy timesheet again this Sunday for our three ball scramble.  Although windy at times scoring again this Sunday was exceptional. Well done to all that played and especially our prize winners. 1st: Mossie Stack (7), Oliver Byrnes (11), Martin Ralph (12). 43.17  ... read more

NCW Golf Club voted ‘Best Hidden Gem in Munster’

Newcastle West Golf Club was awarded the prestigious ‘Best Hidden Gem’ in Munster accolade at a joint 2019 Golfers Guide to Ireland /PGA Gala Dinner at Druids Glen Golf Resort, Co. Wicklow. The Golfers Guide to Ireland, announced the results of its annual golf business awards, which includes parkland and links clubs, golf resorts and hotels specialising in golf travel and tourism. All awards were won on the basis of an all-Ireland poll undertaken from within the golf and golf related business community. This is the second time Newcastle West Golf Club received this prestigious award. The other provincial ‘Hidden Gem’ award recipients were as follows. Leinster                                               Wicklow Golf Club Ulster                                                  Narin & Portnoo Golf Club Connaught                                          Carne Golf Club   Our nearest neighbour Adare Golf Club, was nominated Ireland’s best golfing resort. The event was attended by over 100 golf club and PGA interests nationwide.   Guest of honour, Minister of State Andrew Doyle TD, presented the awards which recognise leadership roles played by leading Irish Golf Clubs and hotels specialising in golf holiday breaks.  These included awards for best value, best provincial parklands and links, golf club managers, hidden gems, golf resorts and hotels and restaurant categories. Each of the winners received a specially commissioned Tipperary Crystal vase in recognition of their achievement. The occasion also featured the PGA’s presentation of their Annual Benevolent Fund Awards to PGA members to acknowledge the achievements and distinctions amongst PGA Professionals in 2018 with the proceeds going towards the PGA Benevolent Fund.   Paddy McCarthy, Publisher, Golfers Guide to Ireland said it was a privilege to recognise individual achievement by those involved at the... read more

Club Voucher Winners 2019

A raffle for 5 x €100 Club Vouchers for the first 100 fully paid-up members was held at the Lotto Draw on Monday 4th Feb.
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Men’s Club Spring League 2019

Men’s Club Spring League 2019 Kindly Sponsored by Gatsby for Men Names are now being taken for the 2019 Spring League. Starting on Sunday 24th February and running over three weekends.  This years format is a Team of Four (pick your own team).  If you cannot form a team the pro shop will take individual names and form teams.  Entry fee is €15 per person.  The first week is a Two Ball Scramble. The second week is a Fourball and the final week is... read more

Two Ball Scramble

Two Ball Scramble Sunday 3rd February Thankfully the cold spell abated and Sunday turned out to be a wonderful day for golf.  The ever popular two ball scramble provided for a very busy timesheet. Again scoring was exceptional this weekend with birdies and eagles being the norm.  Well done to all that played and to especially our prize winners. 1st: Brian Fallon (9), Kevin Daly (24). 41. Best Gross: Dan Dore (4), Alister Lynch (8).... read more

Ladies Competitions

NCW Golf Club voted ‘Best Hidden Gem in Munster’

Newcastle West Golf Club was awarded the prestigious ‘Best Hidden Gem’ in Munster accolade at a joint 2019 Golfers Guide to Ireland /PGA Gala Dinner at Druids Glen Golf Resort, Co. Wicklow. The Golfers Guide to Ireland, announced the results of its annual golf business awards, which includes parkland and links clubs, golf resorts and hotels specialising in golf travel and tourism. All awards were won on the basis of an all-Ireland poll undertaken from within the golf and golf related business community. This is the second time Newcastle West Golf Club received this prestigious award. The other provincial ‘Hidden Gem’ award recipients were as follows. Leinster                                               Wicklow Golf Club Ulster                                                  Narin & Portnoo Golf Club Connaught                                          Carne Golf Club   Our nearest neighbour Adare Golf Club, was nominated Ireland’s best golfing resort. The event was attended by over 100 golf club and PGA interests nationwide.   Guest of honour, Minister of State Andrew Doyle TD, presented the awards which recognise leadership roles played by leading Irish Golf Clubs and hotels specialising in golf holiday breaks.  These included awards for best value, best provincial parklands and links, golf club managers, hidden gems, golf resorts and hotels and restaurant categories. Each of the winners received a specially commissioned Tipperary Crystal vase in recognition of their achievement. The occasion also featured the PGA’s presentation of their Annual Benevolent Fund Awards to PGA members to acknowledge the achievements and distinctions amongst PGA Professionals in 2018 with the proceeds going towards the PGA Benevolent Fund.   Paddy McCarthy, Publisher, Golfers Guide to Ireland said it was a privilege to recognise individual achievement by those involved at the... read more

Club Voucher Winners 2019

A raffle for 5 x €100 Club Vouchers for the first 100 fully paid-up members was held at the Lotto Draw on Monday 4th Feb.
Congrats to……

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Changes to the Rules of Golf from January 1st 2019.

To: Club Communication Officers FAO: Club Committees, Handicap Committees, Competition Committees / General Member Awareness Following on from the Rules of Golf Roadshows which took place recently and were well attended, we have prepared a short video to highlight the changes to the Rules of Golf from January 1st 2019. Updated rules can be viewed here : https://bit.ly/2UZxroi Golfnet: https://www.golfnet.ie/news/golfnet/3755/video-get-rules-ready-2019 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/golfingunionofireland/videos/2226836000681703/ Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/307008732 Resources from The R&A are available at https://www.randa.org/en/rules-modernisation Please circulate these to your members to make them aware of the changes. I draw your attention specifically to the requirements of CONGU for qualifying competition conditions – this is referenced in the video. Queries from GUI clubs should go to your relevant GUI Provincial Branch Office. Kind regards Alan Alan Kelly Communications & Academy Manager Golfing Union of Ireland Clarifications of the 2019 Rules of Golf https://news.randa.org/49MT-G30Q-55H8K2H9D/cr.aspx  ... read more