Month: July 2020

Crumlin Children’s Hospital Fundraising day – Thank you

On behalf of Crumlin Children’s Hospital I wish to say a very sincere thank you to President Aidan, Captains Loretto and Owen and all the members of Newlands for their very generous support in aid of Crumlin Children’s Hospital .

 Newlands members have a long tradition of supporting Crumlin Children’s Hospital and have always been very generous. This year was no exception despite the challenges of COVID-19.

Thank you to our main sponsors Johnny Vaughan and Hilary Kenny who once again have very generously sponsored the day, to all the sponsors of Tees and Greens, to all those who supported the raffle, to those who made donations for their very generous contributions and to Michael Walsh for providing a complimentary Club Clean service .

Thank you also to the more than 20 volunteers who helped make the day a great success covering competition registration, selling raffle tickets, managing the first tee and score entry and preparing competition results.

Congratulations to Gearóid MacGabhann , Cian MacGabhann, Niall Cunningham and Fergal Whitely  (Stackstown) who won the team event with 93 points  – We had a record entry of 248 players. Commiserations to those players who had their golf impacted by the deluge in the later part of the day.

Congratulations to Anna Usher who won 1st prize in the raffle ( Overnight stay and golf at Kilkea Castle) and to all the other raffle winners – There are still some prizes to be collected in the office.

Competition and Raffle results are posted here along with photos of the winners.

 

I’m delighted to say that thanks to the great generosity of everyone on the day we raised an amazing €12,002 for Crumlin Children’s Hospital. 

Gerry Errity

 

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Team of 3 Open Event Sponsored by Neasa Greene

A huge Thank You to Neasa Greene for sponsoring a very successful Ladies Open on Thursday 23rd July, 2020.  I’d like to congratulate our worthy winners Mary K O’Mahony (Newlands), Mary Kyne (Lucan) and Ann Marie Quinn (Dun Laoghaire) on a super score of 81 points.

 
We were delighted to welcome Neasa and her playing partners, Mary Joe McPadden and Mary Drake who had an enjoyable game.  Neasa said she was delighted to sponsor the day in memory of her Dad, Christy Greene, who had a long and special relationship with Newlands.  He treated Newlands Golf club, where he spent many happy days, as his second home.
 
Thanks to Gerry and his team for presenting the course in superb condition, despite a lot of rainfall the previous night and early in the morning.  Thanks also to Kanum Thai for the lovely food served to us.   171 ladies from various clubs played and all our members and guests had a very enjoyable day.  Picture below shows Captain Loretto presenting flowers to Neasa.
 

Sandra Rothwell wins first Major

 
Thursday’s Captain Kieran McGlynn Prize to Ladies
 
At last we had our first Major of the year. Congratulations to Sandra Rothwell who took
top honours and won with 37pts in Thursday’s Captain Kieran McGlynn Prize to the Ladies
on Tuesday 21st July.
 
Sandra was delighted with her beautiful prize, and commended Gerry and his staff on the great condition of the course. Congratulations to all the winners on the day.
 
We also had our Christy Greene Qualilfier and those who qualified for matchplay will be notified shortly.
 
Thank you to Kieran and his wife Fionnuala who joined us at the club for presentation of prize to Sandra. I would like to wish him the best of luck for rest of the year.

Play In Pink Day Raffle Results

 
A huge Thank You to all of you for the amazing support you gave last Tuesday
for our Pink Day. I know the rain gods weren’t very kind to us but you
braved the elements and made the day a success!!
As always your generosity shone through, and through donations, online and
in the club, plus green fees we raised an amazing amount of €2860
Congratulations to our winners on the day, Fiona Ryan ad Marian Barry who
had super score of 41 pts. Our best dressed lady was Siobhan Byrne, who
even dressed her buggy in pink.
Congratulations also to the Winner of the Men’s Competition Shay Brennan.
And a huge congratulations to Madge Deane who won the TV in our Raffle
which was kindly sponsored by Greg Harkness and Des Kenny. A list of other
winners attached.

Fundraising Day – Saturday 25th July 2020 Crumlin Hospital

Newlands Golf have been supporting the Children’s Hospital in Crumlin since the 1980s. We are delighted once again this year to host a fundraising day for Crumlin Children’s Hospital on Saturday 25th July. The day will be organised in accordance with the COVID-19 guidelines and we will endeavour to make the day as enjoyable as possible.

To view a message from Crumlin Hospital please see below

To view details of the competition day please see below

Further details will be published nearer the day.

Sponsorship of Tees and Greens – Sponsorship sheet is in the foyer.

Please support this very worthy cause

Play In Pink Day for Breast Cancer Research Tuesday 14th July 2020

                                                                www.playinpink.com/donate-now

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