|Our Joint Club AGM is taking place tonight, Thursday, 6th December @ 7.30pm in the clubhouse. This is the first time the AGM is being run on a separate day. The Joint Club AGM is open to all Ordinary and Honorary members and we would urge you all to attend as this is where decisions about the management, operation and future of your club are made.
There are a number of Constitutional Motions (3) and General Proposals (2) tabled – all of which were emailed to you by the acting general manager on 20 November last and are also available in the members section of our website and posted on the noticeboard in the clubhouse.
These motions/proposals are very important for the future of your club and it is vital that as many members as possible attend to ensure that your voice is heard and that you agree with the results of the voting and the impact your decisions will have on our club and your membership of our club.
The Management Committee have tabled one constitutional motion – Motion No.1 click on link and we have prepared an Information Document click on link in advance for you to read and to understand the purpose of the proposed amendments.
Hard copies of all documents issued will be available for the meeting. We look forward to seeing you Tonight.
Management Committee Officers.
Ada O’Sullivan, Robert Andrews, Jamie O’Mahony, Brenda ORiain, Maurice McGrath, Carol Murphy.
|Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Monkstown Golf Club Joint Club will take place on Thursday 6th December 2018 at 7:30pm in the Clubhouse.
Notices of motions, in accordance with Constitution clause 5.3.4, must be received by the General Manager at least 21 days before 6th December 2018 and all motions received shall be displayed on the Club Notice Board as soon as possible thereafter but not less than 14 days before the date of the meeting. Members may make an amendment to a proposed motion provided that such amendment is received in writing by the General Manager at least 10 days before the date of the General Meeting. Any such amendments shall be displayed on the Club Notice board at least 7 days in advance of the General Meeting.
Elections shall take place for the following positions:
The President of the Club shall normally be the nominee of the outgoing President and will normally have served as Vice –President in the preceding year. As incoming President he or she has the right to nominate a Vice President.
Notwithstanding the nomination procedures described above and in accordance with Constitution clause 6.2.3, 10 Ordinary Members of the Joint Club may nominate an opposing candidate for any of the offices described above. Any such nomination shall be submitted to the General Manager at least 10 days in advance of the relevant Annual General Meeting. Such nomination shall be accompanied by a letter from each individual candidate formally accepting the nomination and agreeing to let his/her name go forward for election to a specific office. The General Manager forthwith upon receipt of any such nomination shall post a notice on the Notice Board in the Clubhouse, setting forth the names of the persons so nominated together with their nominees for at least 7 days prior to the date of the meeting. Members shall also be advised by Email where possible or by post where requested.
Dinner in honour of our Captain Jamie O’Mahony and our President Ada O’Sullivan will take place on Friday 23rd November, 2018.
Tickets are priced at €25 and are available from the Restaurant.
Presentation of Prizes at 7.00 pm followed by Dinner.
Jamie O’Mahony Ada O’Sullivan
Thursday 15th November, 2018
At 8:00 p.m. in the Clubhouse
Family & Friends Welcome
Our Annual Corporate Day will be held on Friday 14th September, 2018.
Details of the event include the following:
• Three Person Team
• Shot Gun start at 9.30 am (Breakfast Roll from 8:30am )
• Shot Gun start at 2.30 pm (Soup & Sandwiches from 1:30pm)
• 4 course meal with wine included after Play
• Presentation of prizes 7:30 pm
As well as inviting corporates to enter teams in this event, we are also asking for support from our members.
This has always been an enjoyable day and the proceeds go toward future development of the Club.
If you are in a position to enter a corporate team, we would love to hear from you.
If you are not in a position to enter a team yourself we ask that you consider joining with fellow members to enter a team on a shared cost basis.
• The cost per team is €300
• Tee Box or Green sponsorship €100.
On behalf of the Corporate Day Committee we would like to thank you in advance for any support you can offer.
Please contact Jeanne in the office or any of the Corporate Day Committee to confirm your interest.
Office Tel: 021 4863917 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maurice McGrath 087 2577819
Denis O’Sullivan 087 2211145
Aidan Horgan: 087 2591705
Gary Duffy 086 2471532
Chairman of Corporate Day Committee
|Enclosed is the advertisement for a new General Manager of the Club, following Hilary Madden’s retirement.
The Board of the ILGU and the GUI have approved a proposal which provides for the formation a single Governing Body for Golf in Ireland.
Click on the following link www.onegoverningbody.com for further information on:
- The Proposal
- An Essential Guide to the Proposal
Kieran Kingston (11) won President Ada’s Prize with a magnificent score of 46 points. 358 members took part and the two days of golf ended with a splendid dinner on Saturday night when all the prizes were presented.
Full List of Results here – Presidents Prize 2018 – Results List (More photos below)
- Kieran Kingston (11) 46 pts
- Brian Hogan (9) 43 pts (Back 9 – 20)
- David Forde (17) 43 pts (Back 9 – 19)
- Shane Horgan (5) 42 pts (Back 9 -23)
Gross Donal McDonnell 35 pts
Pauline O’Connor (16) won Captain of the Ladies Club Brenda’s Prize with a score of 44 points. A truly splendid day was enjoyed with the sun shining down all day. Congratulations to all players and to all those who won a prize. Full list of prize winners below.
Captain of the Ladies Brenda’s Prize
Saturday 14th July 2018
19 Hole Stableford – CSS 70
Position Name Points
Winner Pauline O’Connor (16) 44
Runner Up Maureen Conway (24) 42
Best Gross Niamh Clohosey (10) 30 C/B
1st Lisa Neenan (26) 42 C/B
2nd Geraldine Kearney (24) 42
3rd Sheila Gately (21) 41
4th Rachel Hayes (18) 40 C/B
5th Gene Maher (20) 40 C/B
6th Deirdre Barry (34) 40 C/B
7th Mary Galvin (30) 40
8th Sarah Cronin (23) 39
9th Eileen Guirey (12) 39
10th Marie Moran (16) 39
Best Back 9 Kay Lynch (37) 23
Best Front 9 Ros O’Rourke (22) 22
Committee Prize Maura Long (14) 37
Past Lady Captain Maura Breathnach (12) 38
Granny Prize Nina Kearney (24) 39
Senior Eileen Coakley (20) 39
Following on from a very successful event last year ‘Golf le Gaeilge’ returns again this year.
Details as follows:
Date: Thursday 12th July 2018
Time: 5:00 – 6:30pm (Every effort will be made to accommodate late-comers)
Format: 3 Person 9 hole scramble.
Entry Fee: €5pp
Presentation of prizes, light refreshments, ceol agus craic, afterwards.
Those unable to play are most welcome to attend the presentation.
The aim of this event is to give people an opportunity to re-connect with the Irish language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Anyone who is interested, regardless of their fluency beidh fáitle romhaibh!
Anyone intending to play would be encouraged to turn up early and if possible please contact the undersigned so that we have an idea of numbers.
Tá súil againn go mbainfaidh gach éinne taitneamh as an lá.
Colm Ó Riain Mary O’Sullivan
Donal Murray Ted Scriven
Liam Shanahan Frank Clohosey