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June 2017

Ballina Junior Golf  “Away Day”

Saturday 3rd June

Saturday 3rd June is our annual “away day” for our Junior golfers. To register your Junior please text the name to our Junior phone by 5pm on Wednesday 31st May. Younger children WILL need to beBallina Junior Golf Bus accompanied by an adult.

We will be meeting at the Par 3 (Pitch & Putt) in Enniscrone at 10am, Juniors will only need their irons and putters. Afterwards we will be heading to Maple Moose for some refreshments.

Please ensure that your child is registered as no late entries will be accepted. 

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May 2017

Junior Golfer of the Year

Jnr Golfer of the Year. ResThe forth qualifying event for the “Junior Golfer of the Year” is on Saturday 27th May 2017 @ 9am.

This weeks competition is kindly sponsored by David & Tina Greham.

This event will all be stroke play off the appropriate tee box for your categorisation.

Make sure that you register to play in this event by Thursday 25th May 2017 – 6pm. To enter just text your name to the Ballina Junior Mobile.

Thanks to Albany Ballina Tile & Paint for sponsoring the Golfer of the Year Trophy.

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Junior Golfer of the Year

The third qualifying event for the “Junior Golfer of the Year” is on Sunday 21st May 2017 @ 3pm. Jnr Golfer of the Year. Res

This weeks competition is kindly sponsored by Erin Packaging.

This event will all be stroke play off the appropriate tee box for your categorisation.

Make sure that you register to play in this event by Friday 19th May 2017 – 6pm. To enter just text your name to the Ballina Junior Mobile.

Thanks to Albany Ballina Tile & Paint for sponsoring the Golfer of the Year Trophy.

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Paddy Myers Junior Memorial Cup – Scramble

57339The Paddy Myers Junior Memorial Cup Scramble will be held on Sunday 14th May 2017. This will be a 3 Ball Scramble and will start at 3pm.
To enter please make sure that you text your Junior Name to the Ballina Junior Mobile by Thursday 11th May – 6pm.
NO Late Entries will be accepted after this deadline.

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Junior Golfer of the Year

The second qualifying event for the “Junior Golfer of the Year” is on Sunday 7th May 2017 @ 3pm. Jnr Golfer of the Year. Res

This weeks competition is kindly sponsored by Archers Ballina.

This event will all be stroke play off the appropriate tee box for your categorisation.

Make sure that you register to play in this event by Friday 5th May. To enter just text your name to the Ballina Junior Mobile.

Thanks to Albany Ballina Tile & Paint for sponsoring the Golfer of the Year Trophy.

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April 2017

Junior Golfer of the Year

Jnr Golfer of the Year. ResThe first qualifying event for the “Junior Golfer of the Year – 2017” starts Sunday 30th April 2017 @ 2.30pm.  This weeks competition is kindly sponsored by Albany – Ballina Tile & Paint.

The trophy will be played for over 10 qualifying competitions with points being awarded based on placement.

 

10 points for first
5 points for 5th

1 point for 10th

These events will all be stroke play off the appropriate tee box for your categorisation.

Thanks again to Albany Ballina Tile & Paint for once again sponsoring the Golfer of the Year Trophy.

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Easter Egg Hunt

The Ballina Junior Golf Programme will be holding their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday 16th Easter Egg HuntApril at 4pm. This  activity is open to all  the Ballina Junior Golfers and their families. To join in with our annual Egg Hunt please text the words “Egg Hunt” and your child’s name to 087 4400091.Please note that the deadline for text entry is Monday 10th April at 5pm, NO entries will be accepted after this date and time.

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Junior Bake Sale Fundraiser

Junior Bake Sale 2017We will be holding our yearly junior “Bake Sale” fundraiser on Saturday 15th April 2017 starting at 10.30am.

 We would ask all juniors to contribute some baked goods towards this fun fundraiser.

 Parents please feel free to “pop in” for a cup of tea and a chat while your Junior Golfer is playing.

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Connacht Junior Masters

Ballina Golf Club will again host the Connacht Junior Masters on Saturday 15th April 2017.Irish Junior Masters

Please see the Connacht Junior Masters Poster on our notice board for more details.

Players MUST be registered to play. Cost for entry TBA

Ballina Junior Golfers can register through Sarah in the Office on Saturday mornings. To see tournaments rules please go to www.juniormastersgolftour.ie

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Easter Competition. Saturday 15th April

Snag & Novice Groups

Golf 2The Ballina Junior Golf Programme will be running two Easter Competitions – One for the Snag Group & one for the Novice Group.

Snag Competition:

Starts at 10am and will be 4 holes (on short course). Entry Fee €4.00. You MUST register your child to enter by Monday 10th April. To register text Junior Name to the Ballina Junior Mobile 087 4400091

Novice Competition:

Starts at 11am and will be 6 holes (on short course). Entry Fee €4.00. You MUST register your child to enter by Monday 10th April. To register text Junior Name to the Ballina Junior Mobile 087 4400091.

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Coaching Back on Saturday 1st April 2017

The Ballina Junior Golf Programme will be starting their 2017 coaching onKids Golf

Saturday 1st April 2017.

Please see our Facebook Page (ballinajuniorgolfprogramme) for more details or contact our Junior Mobile on 087 4400091. Text messages will be sent out to all juniors who are currently registered with the programme.

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March 2017

St Patricks Day Parade

St Patricks DayThe Ballina Junior Golfers will be marching in the St Patrick’s Day Parade, on Friday March 17th, again this year. The meeting point is St Patrick’s Church grounds at 3.15pm. We will then walk down to our designated starting point.

Juniors are asked to wear their Ballina Junior Golf Clothing and Caps on the day. NO football jersey’s, tracksuits, hoodies or jeans please – just Golfwear.

Please note that no golf trolleys or golf clubs are needed so please do not bring.

Parents are encouraged to walk with their children and the Junior Golfers.

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February 2017

Junior Registration Nights

Ballina Junior Golf Registration Evenings will be held on Thursday 9th February & Registration

Monday 13th of February.  Both nights will start at 7pm.

 

January 2017

6 Hole Competitions

Golf 26 Hole competitions will continue every Saturday morning (weather permitting) at 10am. These will be for Junior Cadet Golfers and will be played on the main course.  Caddies Required.

Text’s will be forwarded with details and parents MUST register their Junior’s to enter before the deadline.

These competitions will continue until our normal fixture list begins.

 

Weather

News & Events

Week of: 18th September

Tuesday:
Senior Men's Competition

Wednesday:
Open Day
18 Hole, S/Ford
Sponsored by The Ocean Sands Hotel, Enniscrone
Members: €5.00
Visitors (Must have current GUI Handicap): €20.00

Thursday - Ladies:
18 Hole, S/Ford
Sponsored by Hallahan's Newsagent

Sunday Gents:
18 Hole, S/Ford
Sponsored by The Gill Group

Sunday Ladies:
18 Hole, Stroke
Sponsored by Eddie Tracey P.G.A

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Ballina Junior Programme

Cadet Group
Saturday 23rd September
10th & Final Golfer of the Year.
9 Holes. Start Time 9am
Sponsored by Albany Ballina Tile & Paint
Sign in at Clubhouse Office

Birdie Group
Saturday 23rd September
3 Hole Competition - Birdie Champion Cup, Round 2
10am to 11am
Register at Ballina Junior Academy Office

Eagle Group
Saturday 16th September
5 Hole Competition - Eagle Champion Cup, Round 2
10am to 11am
Register at Ballina Junior Academy Office

For more information on junior events please see our Junior Facebook Page - ballinajuniorgolfprogramme or Twitter Page @BallinaJnrGolf

To email the Junior Golf Programme - juniorgolfprogramme@gmail.com

To contact the Junior Golf Programme by phone, please ring 087 4400091