Mixed Open This Weekend

This weekend Birr Ladies are running a Mixed Open over Sat.and Sun. The format will be a team of two any combination. Visitors 20 euro per pair. With such fine weather on offer, no doubt this mixed event will prove very popular. So please come along and enjoy the golf on our super course.


For your diary

Seniors 9.30 on Thurs.11th. Glenn Eagles at 12.00

Mixed Open Sat/Sun 13/14 July. Team of two any combination

Presidents’ Mixed 9h  Scramble 4.30 on Monday 15th. All welcome

Tuesday Open 18h Stableford. All visitors and members welcome.

Drumcullen GAA Classic Friday 19 July. Contact:Peader Nugent


Open Week

Open Week 2013 in Birr Golf Club will take place from Mon.5August to Sun.11 August during Vintage Week. Entry fee:Visitors 10 euro.

Mon 5 August. Presidents’Mixed Open Scramble

Tues 6 August. Men’s Open Singles 18h Stableford

Wed.7 August. Ladies Open day team of three

Thurs.8 August. Seniors Open day ladies and gents.

Fri. 9 August. Irish Aviation Challenge. Course booked all day.

Sat.10 August. Open Mixed Competition Followed by BBQ and music.

Sun.11 August. Open Singles Ladies/Gents.

For Timesheet please call 057 9120082



Seniors: 1st T. Rosney. M. Ashe. D. Kealy. 43; 2nd P. O. Brien. J. Gilmartin. J. Madden. 44. Last nine. 32.

J. Carroll. J. Plunkett. G. Claffey. L. Delaney 44. Last nine. 33

Tuesday Open: 1st Declan Gath (2) 39pts. 2nd Daryl Egan (3) 38pts

O’Dowd Trophy: 1st  Pat Gleeson (15) 67pts. 2nd Simon Hogan (6) 68 pts. Gross:Robert Sheils 70 pts. 3rd Joe Slevin (8) 68pts.

Presidents’ Mixed Scramble: 1st Michael Ashe Sean Moylan Doreen McKenna Mary Sullivan 26..34.  2nd Gavin Young Liam Guilfoyle Denise Delaney 26.7  3rd Brandon Beale Brid Guinan Seanie Bergin 27.00.

Many thanks to Presidents Bernie and Dick and to all who take part on Monday evenings. It was great to see 64 golfers out in the scramble last week. Well done to all.


Junior results

18 hole: 1st Sean Kinsella 41pts.2nd Ceilim King 39pts. 3rd Francesco Linaras 33pts.

9 hole: Kieran Reilly. 2nd Ronan McNamara 3rd Lorcan Conn. 4th Sorcha Moylan 5th Molly Yates.

Junior Boys’ Captain for 2013. Aaron Murtagh. Enjoy the year Aaron.

On Monday the 22nd there will be a Scramble sponsored by Arthur Joyce.


Ladies Results

Michael Horan 18 hole: 1st. Mary Lonergan 42 points  2nd Patricia Guinan 41 points

3 rd Margaret Feehan 40 points

9 hole June: 1st Mary Sullivan 20 points 2nd Theresa Fealy 20 points 3 rd Eileen Delaney 19 points

Next weekend 13th and 14 th June Hugo Loonam Motors open team of two.

Wed 10th July 18H Singles sponsored by Smith & O Mahony.

Good luck to our Junior Cup team next Monday 15 th and their Team Captain Mary Ryan

We wish good luck to Mary O'Sullivan's Minor team who are also in action on Monday 15th 


Summer camps

Kevin Mc Grath, golf professional is running summer camps for all ages of golfers, boys and girls.

First camp start is on 1st, 2nd, 3rd July and 15th, 16th, 17th July. Call the shop on 057 912 1606 for details. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.