NYC Golf Society Programme 2012

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailDear Members, Here is the NYC Golf Programme for 2012 (a big thanks for Hilda for putting it together) IMPORTANT NOTES
  1. Read the Ballyconneely details below, the hotel is holding 15 rooms for us until mid February, if you are coming, reserve one of these now quoting ‘National Yacht Club’ to get the special rate.
  2. Read the Bunclody details also as we have provisionally reserved only 15 rooms.
  3. Get all the dates into your diary now – its going to be a great year
  4. You will get a text approximately 4 weeks before each outing inviting you to register by texting your name back.  This is treated as your entry and will result in your name going onto the time-sheet.
  5. You can enter for any of these events at any time by texting GolfText on 086 078 4467.
Date Venue Format Afters


Dun Laoghaire G.C. Teams of 3, +individual NYC Bar (TBA)
Our 1st outing of 2012 is to the fabulous DLGC – a big championship track with stunning views over south Co Dublin and the Wicklow coastline. It has magnificent greens, well-maintained fairways and offers a really good golfing experience. It will be our first time to play the new DLGC.


Rush G.C. Teams of 3, +individual NYC Bar Fish & Chips
Returning to one of our favourite courses, Rush is a 9-hole true seaside link. It offers wonderful views across to Howth, several great holes and a nice welcoming clubhouse.


Skerries G.C. Teams of 3, +individual NYC Dining Room
Peter Ryan’s home course, we have heard great things about the layout and are really looking forward to the chance to play it. Peter tells us that Skerries do a great breakfast sandwich made with Batch bread!!!!!


Ballyconneely,Connemara Aggregate 2-day scores Abbeyglen Castle HotelClifden CoGalwayIrelandTel: +353 95 21201 Fax: +353 95 21797  
What can we say about this course that has not already been said. Just have a look at the golf report & pics from Oct 2011. Not to be missed…but if you are coming, you need to book the Abbeyglen Castle Hotel right away. Will be one of the highs of 2012. LETTER FROM ABBEYGLEN HOTEL…We would be delighted to welcome your group back to Abbeyglen from Thursday May 24th 2012 for 2 nights. We can offer you 2 nights dinner bed and breakfast at a rate of 189 euro per person sharing plus 12.5% service charge. A double room let as a single room carries a supplement of 50 euro plus 12.5% service charge for the 2 nights. To secure your reservation we require a non refundable and non transferable deposit of 75 euro per person. We note that each member of your group will be ringing individually to pay their deposit.   We are provisionally holding 15 rooms until February 13th 2012.   Morwenna Tymen Reservations  


Blainroe G.C. Teams of 3, +individual NYC Gourmet Barbecue
We had a lovely small outing here last year, and we all want to go back. A really good course, very scenic and just outsideWicklowTown, so well within striking distance fromDun Laoghaire.The barbecue afterwards will not be standard fare, there will be a wide range of choices.


Bunclody G.C. Aggregate 2-day scores Bunclody Hotel
Absolutely stunning layout (just take a look at their website), brilliantly designed and will test all levels of player. We will play this course on Fri and Sat. Never played by the society before, but several of our members have experienced it and have urged us to try it.Rate of €100 will cover 1xB&B and 1 Golf. 15 rooms are “provisionally reserved” at that price, but you must book it yourself quoting “National Yacht Club” – we recommend that you do this soonest. Carlton Millrace Hotel, Wexford Bunclody, Enniscorthy , Ireland, Co. Wexford. Tel : 00353 (0) 53 9375100


Charlesland G.C. Team of 3, +individual NYC Dining Room
One of our favourite courses will host the Kish Trophy this year, and will be heavily booked. Last year, we had over 50 for a standard outing here and we expect to be in the 60’s in 2012. Early booking advised. KISH


Elm Park G.C. Scramble, draw for partners NYC Xmas Dinner
We played here 2 years ago after a few days of very heavy rain and flooding caused us to abandon Killiney forElmPark. A much under-rated course full of subtlety, some lovely golf holes. This is our 2012 Christmas outing.