28th March 2011

News 28th March 2011

March Medal Cancelled

Due to severe fog last Sunday morning the course was closed until 11.00am. As a result the members monthly medal was cancelled. A singles stableford was arranged instead of the medal competition. 

Super Sunday Time

The clubs first Super Sunday Competition will commence on Sunday 3rd April. Timesheet will be available from the Sunday prior. The format of the competition will be a singles stroke. The difference between our normal competitions and this one is that there will be a larger selection of different prizes on offer. We encourage all our members to take part in this exciting new competition with a difference! SUPER SUNDAY ~ SPONSORED BY UNICOL OIL

Lenister Four Ball & Barton Cup

Members are reminder that the Leinster Fourball qualifier will take place on Saturday 09th April. Mountain View will compete against local club Castlecomer. Tee times will be from 3pm. For further information on this, please contact the golf shop of team manager.

The Barton Cup qualifier will take place on Sunday 10 April. Mountain View will compete against New Ross Golf Club. Tee times will be from 3pm. For further information on this, please contact the golf shop of team manager.

Last week seen local golfers of Callan GC RGA’s play Mountain View for their first outing of the year. The sun shined for them and a very enjoyable day was had by all. Lunch was served in the clubhouse afterwards followed by some card playing.

We are delighted to welcome Mick Mahony back from Australia and members will see more of him at Mountain View over the next few months.

Saturday 02nd April will see Inistioge GS play at Mountain View representing themselves in the annual Daily Star Competition.

Kilkenny Recreation & Sports Partnership

Mountain View are delighted to partner with Kilkenny Recreation & Sports partnership to offer people on the social welfare scheme to play golf at a reduced rate each Monday, for only ten euro. The idea behind this initiative is to offer a competitive rate for people who are on this scheme and to allow them to continue or begin playing golf at a value for money rate. For those on the scheme who wish to join on Full Membership at Mountain View, we would be delighted to offer a significant discount.

2011 Golf Classics & Fundraisers

Mountain View are now taking bookings for 2011 Golf Classics and those interested in holding a golf classic or fundraiser should contact the golf shop on 0567768122. We are offering very competitive rates, exclusive tee times and dining options as part of our very attractive packages.


27/3/11 Members Single Stableford) 1. N Cottrell (20) 43 Pts  2. Tommy Malone (11) 41 Pts. 3 B. Duffin (12) 40 Pts .

22/3/11 Seniors 3 Person Scramble. First Martin Walsh , C Whelan, Ml Bookle 60.8. Second E Kennedy, J. Murphy, Joe Dunphy. 61.9.

25/3/11 Open 13Hole Stableford 1. J Leahy 30 Pts 2. L O Shea 30 Pts.


Sunday Apr 3rd            Super Sunday (Singles Stroke)

Tuesday Apr 5th          Club Seniors Competition

Thursday Apr 7th            Open 13 Hole Single Stableford

Sunday Apr 10th          Single Stableford