Saturday 20 October 2018

25th Year Celebration Photos

On Saturday October 20th To Celebrate 25years of Dublin Mountain Golf Club we ran a shotgun start Scramble. A very strong field of 59 players took part in the event.
The Winners were Don Deans, Mick O'Brien & Noel Quinn with a team score of 60.4.
Presentation time

Discussing missed putts ...

The Sun Shines on DMGC

25yr Vintage label designed by Ger Cantwell

Thursday 11 October 2018

Player of the Year 2018 Final Results

Another 10 pointer in the October medal secures a 2nd golfer of the Year title for Eoin Boggans. In the Nett section another steady year from 1st time winner Don Deans narrowly edges out Ciaran Colclough at the final hurdle.
> Player of the year tables  <

Monday 10 September 2018

President's Prize 2018

An excellent 42pts sees Noel Quinn win his 2nd President's Prize in the last 3 years.

and the winner is....
Frank McNamara,Sean Leech,President Pat,Terry Kirwan.

Brian McNamara, President Pat, Nicky Mullen, Jimmy Mulkerrin

Brian Cruise, President Pat, Eoin Boggans

Robbie Meany, President Pat, Noel Murphy.

President Pat, Brian Cruise Class 1 2nd

President Pat, Conor Best >  Class 1 3rd.

President Pat, Mick McKeown Runner Up
President Pat, James Nolan Class 1 1st

President Pat, Ray Dunne Class 2 1st

President Pat, George Moloney Class 3 1st
Marguerite & Pat Butler

Monday 20 August 2018

Hole in 1

Congratulations to Brendan O'Connor who scored an ace on the 14th in Saturdays Monthly Medal.
Player of the year tables thru August medal <

Sunday 22 July 2018

Open championshipTickets Results

The following are the results of the Open Draw

1st Place €250  Gerard Raythorn (0868354335) with 61 points (Molinari25 McIlroy18 Rose18) sold by John  morgan

2nd Place €100 Dave O'Driscoll  with 56 points (McIlroy Rose Kisner each with 18 and Spieth with 2)

Runner Up €50             Points

Don Deans                    46  
Aoife O'Driscoll              54  Sold by Dave O' Driscoll
Cronan O'Lochlainn       44 
Liam Burke                     44
Philip Wardick                43  [ This winner was decided by the tie breaker with a correct final winners score of 276 (-8)] and was sold by Robbie Meany

Wednesday 18 July 2018

MatchPlay Singles+Scotch 4's Finals & the winners are >>>

     Tuesday 17th Singles M/Play has a 1st time winner as Hugh Behan wins on the 18th                         against Trevor Boyle
Weds 18th of July:  1st hole sudden death: Ger&Mick get a 5 which is enough to win the match and their 2nd MatchPlay Foursomes win in 3 years
18th: Ger& Mick par to 1/2 match
16th: Andy&Terry go 1 up, 17th halved.

Below Andy misses the putt that would have halved the hole.
Match All SQ thru 13.
Below: Mick narrowly misses to win the hole on 13th.

All Square thru 3
 Ger Brady (14) & Mick O'Leary (15) take on Andy Foot (11) & Terry Kirwan (26). With shots to give on index 1 to 4 it promises to be a very tight game.

Tuesday 17 July 2018

Capt's Prize Timesheet

Capt's Timesheet here <<
Winners Presentations will take place at 3pm Sat 21st
Please check your Tee time to ensure you are on the list, if you wish to be taken off or added to timesheet or want to pre book meal : please contact 0868941295 ( text only ) a.s.a.p.
Players highlighted Green with #tag have pre paid meal /booked to have 2 course meal after round ( €10 extra).
N.B. Meals must be pre booked for catering logistics. Roast Chicken wrapped in bacon + a selection of fresh Veg

Friday 15 June 2018

Super Seniors Standings to June 15th

Final League Standings
Result: 4&1 loss the Castle Gc June 1st 2018
Result 2 & 1/2 versus Delgany at home Thursday 17thMay 12noon.The Team is set to be
Gerry flood & Frank McNamara; Peter Behan & Eamonn Carroll; Alan Stewart & Eddie Raethorne
Michael O'Sullivan & Mike O'Brien; Brendan Clear & Jim Blaney. Manager: Tony Foran
Full League Results to May 1st
Tues May 1st: 2nd Match at home DMGC win 3&2  V Borris GC in very testing windy conditions.
Gerry flood and Tom Kennedy won. Micheal O'Sullivan and Mike O'Brien won,Peter Behan and Eamonn Carroll lost,Alan Stewart and Eddie and Eddie Raethorn won; Leo Mahon and Kevin Barry lost.
1st match V The Heath GC away on Monday 9th:  Result Heath 3&1/2 - DMGC 1&1/2
TEAM   Results to April 15th

Thursday 7 June 2018

MatchPlay Scotch 4's Last 16 Clash

Although certain players are dressed for the Beach ! the air was distinctly Tense
at a Sun Swept Dublin Mountain today

Monday 14 May 2018

"The Players" Ticket Results

A big thank you to all who supported the draw. The committee is targeted with raising €2000 annually to pay expenses and make improvements. Our second and final fund raiser for 2018 will follow a similar format for "The Open championship" which takes place in Carnoustie from July 19th-22nd .   Please check notice board ( & this blog) for information on ticketing in late June /early July
First prize of €250
Brendan Masterson
28 points  by tiebreaker
2nd Prize of €100
Jimmy Graham
28 points  by tiebreaker
3rd Prize of €50
Robbie Meany
28 points
4th Prize of €50
Gerry Perry
25 points
5th Prize of €50
Noel Murphy
18 points
6th Prize of €50
John Morgan
18 points
7th Prize of €50
Conor Dwan
18 points

Saturday 12 May 2018

Pierce Purcell @ City West Golf Club

Team: C Colclough & B Cruise 81; J Morgan 
& M O'Leary 85;
 R Dunne & E Sexton 91; P Dent & P Gallagher 92; 
K Behan & J Lester 87. Manager: G Brady
Obviously Home advantage plays a huge part 
in what teams ultimately get through
 the qualifing stages, 
Host venues at Stackstown, Howth, 
City West, Newbridge,
Wexford & Royal Tara 
all won their respective finals 
on Sunday. Eliminating 83 teams in the process.
Group Qualifying
Saturday Qualifier Strokeplay
  • Start Date:12/05/2018
  • End Date:13/05/2018  

324 Millicent ; 331 Citywest Resort;
 336 Slade Valley ; 336 Killeen ;
339 Palmerstown House; 342 Beech Park ;
 342 Castlewarden ; 343 Dublin Mountain ;
 344 Craddockstown ; 350 Naas ;
350 Carton House ; 360Lisheen Springs .
Sunday Matchplay:
8.00 Millicent v Killeen
Killeen GC - W/D at 7.30am
 9.45 Citywest Resort v Slade Valley 
City West bt Slade Valley 3/2
Final at 2.00pm
Millicent - v - Citywest
Citywest Resort GC bt Millicent GC  4/1 

Sunday 6 May 2018

Eoin's Departure

On behalf of the committee & members Eoin is presented with a box of prov 1's as a"thank you" gesture for all the hard work on the course over the last 5 years. 
The committee would like to wish Eoin the best of luck in the new job.

Captain Brian ( right) presenting Eoin with ProV 1's

Friday 4 May 2018

" Summer at Last "

Summer course back from today.Place Fairway only,Play as lies
in Rough,bunkers in play.Please treat all areas of damaged
bare ground as GUR until further notice.Track marks from course machinery & buggys where grass is laying down is not considered damage. Most trees on the course are un-staked so always check before proceeding under free drop rule ( a tree where the strap has snapped is still a staked tree)
Trees that have snapped are considered "material piled for removal" proceed under Rule 25.1

Thursday 3 May 2018

2's Club Winners March/April

Click here for Mar/Apr winners  
2's Club explained :
Any Full member who scores a 2 or a hole in one in the singles weekend Competitions only. On any Hole at DMGC enters the pot.
Every 2 months a draw takes place with 10 names picked out of the pot ( multiple winners are not allowed).

Sunday 15 April 2018

Barton Cup 2018, DM 2 V Hermitage 3

Sunday April 15th 1.30pm, V  Hermitage win on the 18th at DMGC.
Home Team, Julien Basset & Paddy Dent won their match, Andy Foot & Noel Murphy won 3&1. But Eoin Boggans & Brian Cruise lost on the 18th.
Away Team: Jimmy Graham, John Morgan, Michael O'leary, Gerry Brady.
Very good performance, but just edged out by a strong Hermitage team.

Wednesday 4 April 2018

Brian Bannerman RIP

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Brian Bannerman.
Brian was a member of our club for over 20 years and served on various committees,
Always willing to offer a helping hand at the club.
He was a very competitive golfer right up to before he took ill at the end of 2017
and will be very sadly missed by his many friends at Dublin Mountain.
May he rest in Peace.
Funeral details
Brian Cruise, Captain 2018

Tuesday 3 April 2018

** Winter League 2018 - Final Results **

A very exciting final week.
Brian Cruise and the Broncos, J Morgan,P Best,D Deans,J Reid,B Campbell & W Reidy, won one match and as a result won the Winter league.
Eoin Boggans and the Bears won both their matches and made it to second place.
Tigers (Andy Foot & Co)  and Colts (Eamon Sexton & Co) ended up with the same points – but the Tigers had a better win in their head to head with Chargers and were placed third.

Week 7 Results    Week 7 Summary
Week 6 Results    Week 6 Summary
Week 5 Results
Week 4 Results    Week 4 Summary
Week 3 Results    Week 3 Summary
Week 2 Results    Wk2 Summary

Click here for 2018 draw

Sunday 1 April 2018

All Ireland 4 Ball 2-3 Loss to Rathfarnham

V Rathfarnham GC Sun 1/4/2018 at 11.10am
Conor Best & Don Deans won game 1 at DM on the 14th, Paddy Gallagher & Neville Morgan were just edged out on the 19th hole.  Peter Behan & Leo Mahon were beaten. A brilliant 3&1 win for Ger Cantwell & John Reid away. Dave O'Driscoll & Ger Perry took their game to the 15th.
 >> TEAM

Monday 26 March 2018

JB Carr interclub V Slade Valley

Dublin Mountain  V Slade Valley match TBA before April 25th
Please use the Panel sheet at the clubhouse if you are interested in representing the club.
Further information Here <<<  Team Manager: Ray Dunne 0872376131

Friday 23 March 2018

Hoist the MainSail

The good Ship DMGC will attempt it's belated maiden voyage of March this weekend.
Blue tees to Chq Flags ( unless we have frost, in which case it will be orange Tees to White Flags)
Treat any areas of snow as casual water, free drop nearest point of relief, except on the left of 1st hole where you can use the nearest dropzone if your ball ends up in the snow drift or anywhere near the Net & not out of bounds.
This is the Final weekend of the Winter League

Tuesday 20 March 2018

The Beast Part Ⅱ

Course stays closed Weds 21st/Thurs 22nd, inspection Friday 23rd to decide on weekends competitions.
A scroll back thru the archives shows we lost 7 weeks in the 2010/2011 snow event,
from Sat 27th of November 2010 to Sat 15th Jan 2011 and were finally back in play on that Sunday16th. We do not intend to break that record !
11th Hole Temp Green 20/03/2018

Mon 19th March '18

Friday 16 March 2018

Course remains closed over St. Patrick's Weekend

The course will remain closed over the weekend Sat17th-Mon19th.
Final decision made by course management.
We are set to reopen for the Weds comp on the 21st.
Final weekend of winter League will now take place on Sat24th/Sun 25th.
Captain's Drive is now scheduled for April 28th, when we should have all main greens back and hopefully more favourable weather.

Tuesday 13 March 2018

Course Remains Closed Mar14th/15th

Further inspection Friday 16th will determine weekend play.Check back at 5.30pm for course status.                **** We left the inspection for as long as possible today but Reluctantly the course will remain Closed Wednesday 14th/Thurs 15th, although almost 80% has now thawed, alot of the landing areas + certain greens are unplayable. Also course management do not want any insurance issues with the clubhouse and parking areas still very slippy.

16th Green 13-03-2018

9th Landing area 13-03-2018
iconic Tree to right of 1st fairway

Tues March 13th 12.30pm

Saturday March 10th 6pm

Sunday 11 March 2018

Snow receding very Slowly

The course will remain closed Mon 12th/Tues 13th, As can be seen in the photos below snapped (Thursday afternoon, 8/3/18) and the photos/videos >>> here, there are still huge drifts on the course, around the clubhouse and roadside gate. Tuesdays Photos <<Here

18th Ditch

Tuesday 6 March 2018

Snow Storm March 6th inspection

The course will remain closed Weds 7th  / Thursday 8th, Course inspection Friday afternoon to decide on the weekends play.

Alley to kitchen back door

Anyone see Barry's Buggy ?