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SUCCESSFUL DRIVE-IN AT CONCRA WOOD

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21 Mar 2014 Comments Off on SUCCESSFUL DRIVE-IN AT CONCRA WOOD
SUCCESSFUL DRIVE-IN AT CONCRA WOOD

After a huge amount of anticipation our Captain’s, Alan and Yvonne, got the golfing year underway last Sunday. There was rumours to a few side wagers on our Captain topping the ball down the first fairway but he duly stood up on the first tee and hit a glorious drive with a touch of draw to split the fairway to large cheers that could be heard all the way out to the 15th green. Not to be outdone his playing partners, Vice-Captain Darren, President Joe and Juvenile Captain Dylan all ...

PADDY MCVICAR MEMORIAL GOLF CLASSIC IS A ROARING SUCCESS AT CONCRA WOOD

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24 Aug 2012 Comments Off on PADDY MCVICAR MEMORIAL GOLF CLASSIC IS A ROARING SUCCESS AT CONCRA WOOD
PADDY MCVICAR MEMORIAL GOLF CLASSIC IS A ROARING SUCCESS AT CONCRA WOOD

By KEVIN CARNEY On Friday last, August 17th, a whole host of people came together at Concra Wood golf club to pay tribute to the late and great Paddy McVicar, a key figure at Cremartin Shamrocks GAA for many years. Gaels from Annyalla and Cremartin who organised the four-person Paddy McVicar Memorial Cup competition in Paddy’s honour were bowled over by the numbers who attended on the day. “The turnout exceeded all our expectations,” spokesman for the organising committee, Sean Mulligan, told the Northern Standard. “The response from so many people was simply phemonenal, ...

CAPTAINS DRIVE IN THE NEW GOLFING YEAR!

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2 Mar 2012 Comments Off on CAPTAINS DRIVE IN THE NEW GOLFING YEAR!
CAPTAINS DRIVE IN THE NEW GOLFING YEAR!

Golf, like many other sports, has its funny traditions. To the outsider, they may seem a little odd-masonic even! The years have seen golf open up to be a more inclusive sport and many feel it’s best to reform and leave our colonial ways behind. “Good afternoon Captain”-“How are you Mr. President?” not surprisingly raise a few eyebrows. The sight of our members marching to our old first tee for a Drive-In behind Peadar Morgan’s piper, totally bemused our Roma friends when they lived in the annex a few years ...

CASTLEBLAYNEY LADIES GOLFER OF THE YEAR

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16 Dec 2011 Comments Off on CASTLEBLAYNEY LADIES GOLFER OF THE YEAR
CASTLEBLAYNEY LADIES GOLFER OF THE YEAR

Cathryna Crag, winner of the Helen Cole Cup and also the Ladies Golfer of the Year award for 2011. Lady captain Eileen Kerr presented the awards to Cathryna at a recent presentation function at Concra Wood Golf & Country Club. © Jimmy Walsh camerawalsh@eircom.net