Charlesland Golf Club

Course Facts:
Address Charlesland Secretary/Manager: Gerry O'Brien
Greystones Captain: Ambrose Mullins
Co. Wicklow Lady Captain: Linda Ryan
Telephone: 01-2878200 President: Dolores Hayes & Pat Crowe
Public No: 01-2872177 Vice-Captain: Siobhan Fitzpatrick & Derek Dunne
Fax: 01-2874360 Hon. Secretary:  
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Club Pro: James Kane Nash
Website: www.charlesland.com Hon. Treasurer:  
Founded: 1992 Designed by: Eddie Hackett
Not open for membership. Societies are welcome and group rates are available.
Membership: 620 Course opening hours: Daylight hours
Green Fees Midweek: €25 Clubhouse opening hours: 9.00am to 11.30pm
Green Fees Weekends & B.H.: €35 Mobile phones: Not on course or in clubhouse
Green Fees With a Member: €15 Dress Code: Neat casual, no denim
Green Fees For Opens: €20 Catering: Full catering facilities
Practice Area: Yes Days to Avoid: None
Club Hire: No Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Weekdays & weekends
Buggy Hire: Yes Pre-booking for open tournaments: 14 Days in advance
Soft spikes: Preferred    



Location
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Course Description
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From the time the golfer hits off the first tee, in the shadow of the Sugarloaf Mountain, the Eddie Hackett designed 6,159 m pae-72, with a standard scratch of 72. Charlesland Golf Course presents a testing but eminently fair challenge. Visitors, Societies, Corporate Golf are assured of a warm welcome. The clubhouse incorporates a hotel with Full catering facilities and accommodation.

Charlesland Golf Club operate a Five-Club Pass together with Greystones, Bray, Glen-of-the-Downs & Delgany for €165 in 2008.

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Open & Major Fixtures 2011
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See Event Calendar here.

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Club History
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Founded 1992, affiliated 1992.

Members Achievements

Charlesland Golf Club won the Fitzgibbon Cup in 2004 when the team was Jim Kiely, Gerry O'Riordan, Derek Dunne, John Shiel, Gavin Hunt, Ross Dunne, John Kestell, Eddie Ryan, Jim Quigley, David McCormick, Andy Clarkin, Alan Threadgold, Geoff Bell, They were captained by Malachy Venney, assisted by Dave Naughton.The Ladies of Charlesland Golf Club won the Finn Trophy in 2005 when the team was Hilary Gall, Patricia Metcalfe, Anne Benson, Michelle Dempsey, Patricia O'Regan, Carmel White, Maureen Dent, Fiona Scott, Trish Shiel, Hilary Murray, Emir Bruton, Ismay Flynn, Edwina Jennings, Geraldine Tennyson, Ita Grehan, Joan Griffin, Sheila Vaughan, they were captained by Eileen Woods.

They won it prior to that in 2003 when the team was Attracta Mulligan, Geraldine Tennyson, Patricia O'Regan, Anne Benson, Anne Kilty, Hilary Gall, Ita Grehan, Trish Metcalfe, Edwina Jennings, Sheila Vaughan, Maureen Dent, Emir Bruton, Tish Barry, Joan Griffin, Trish Shiel, they were managed by Helen Pattison.

Charlesland member Michael Ellott recorded a remarkable double early in 2002, when he chipped-in from from 100 yd's for an eagle at the 9th. Amazingly he repeated it again from 80 yd's at the 15th. 

Charlesland got to the Grand Finals of the Mitsubishi-Irish Independent National Club Challenge in the Algarve in October 2001. The team was M. P. O'Brien (1), Geoff Bell (6), Anthony Fitzpatrick (10) and Eamonn Clear (14) 

Junior Captain in 2001 M. P. O'Brien spent May, June and July braking the course record on his home course. His final record came in the July Medal when he returned a 68 gross with six birdies on his card. One wonders is this 22-year-old finished.

Charlesland won the Leinster Section of the Irish Junior Foursomes, sponsored by Jefferson Smurfit Group plc. They were beaten by Castletroy, the Champions, by one hole in the National Finals at Strandhill, on 21st August, 2000. Coached by Paul Heeney, the team was Patrick Boyle and Eoin Noonan, with Alan Fahey and Mark Flynn.

Charlesland Under-16 won the Wicklow Youths' Championship in 2000 when the team was Darragh Flynn, Jamie Metcalfe, Stephen Rigley, Patrick Boyle, they were captained by Owen Metcalf and Paddy Boyle.

Sheila McConnell (25), Lady Captain 2000 and her Ladies Captain's Prize winner Annette Fortune (20) qualified for the National Finals of the Volkswagen-Irish Independent Lady Captain's Classic at Druid's Glen when they shot 36pts. At a windy Headfort Golf Club in September, 2000.

Michael Jackson (President) holed out on the 17th, 153 m, index 17, in his own President's Prize, as did Ciaran Earley, the following day at the same hole.

Major Prize Winners
Vincent Kenny 2000 Captain's Prize
Annette Fortune 2000 Lady Captain's Prize
John Darcy 2000 President's Prize
Anne Haslam 2000 Lady President's Prize
Simon Murphy 2000 Golfer of the Year
Anne Kilty 2000 Ladies Golfer of the Year
Kevin Keyes 2001 Captain's Prize
Eileen Kelly 2001 Lady Captain's Prize
John Lennon 2001 President's Prize
Geraldine Moran 2001 Lady President's Prize
Fearghal Murphy 2001 Golfer of the Year
Eileen Kelly 2001 Ladies Golfer of the Year
Tony Dent 2002 Captain's Prize
Anne Benson 2002 Lady Captain's Prize
Paddy Byrne 2002 President's Prize
Margaret Lehane 2002 Lady President's Prize
David deLacy 2002 Golfer of the Year
Margaret Lehane 2002 Ladies Golfer of the Year
David McDowell 2003 Captain's Prize
Marese Crowley 2003 Lady Captain's Prize
Patrick Clancy 2003 President's Prize
Adrienne Candy 2003 Lady President's Prize
Derek Dunne 2003 Golfer of the Year
Fiona Scott 2003 Ladies Golfer of the Year
Tony Dent 2004 Captain's Prize
Margaret Lehane 2004 Lady Captain's Prize
Danny O'Brien 2004 President's Prize
Toni Little 2004 Lady President's Prize
Jim Kiely 2004 Golfer of the Year
Joan Griffin 2004 Ladies Golfer of the Year
Colin McCrea 2005 Captain's Prize
Kate O'Leary 2005 Lady Captain's Prize
Nathaniel Healy 2005 President's Prize
Anne Cafferkey 2005 Lady President's Prize
Eddie Ryan 2005 Golfer of the Year
Jackie O'Dowd 2005 Ladies Golfer of the Year

Holes-in-One
Person Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
M. Dent 01 August 2000 13th   149 m
P. Byrne 01 July 2000 17th   114 m
C. Earley 01 July 2000 2nd   120 m

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Card of the Course
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Card of the Course (yards)
 
Name Hole No Blue White Green Par Index Red Par Index
Knight Park 1 369 358 347 4 10 325 4 8
Nancy's Bank 2 131 120 109 3 14 101 3 16
Lime Kiln 3 312 301 290 4 16 290 4 6
Cobblers Bulk 4 341 330 319 4 4 309 4 4
Bean Garden 5 479 470 461 5 8 425 5 6
Winnow Bank 6 275 257 245 4 18 234 4 4
The Old Yard 7 416 405 394 4 2 365 4 1
Kilfernock 8 140 131 122 3 12 106 3 10
Ned's Garden 9 472 462 453 5 6 371 5 14
  Out 2,935 2,834 2,740 36   2,526 36  
Meadow Lake 10 388 377 367 4 5 332 4 5
Ellott's Creek 11 338 329 320 4 11 276 4 7
Harmon's Way 12 310 301 292 4 13 223 4 18
Marl Hole 13 229 218 206 3 7 149 3 11
Green Hill 14 409 400 391 4 1 329 4 3
Massey's Walk 15 441 432 423 5 15 377 5 14
Torry's Canyon 16 422 409 395 4 3 321 4 2
Butler's Dip 17 135 123 114 3 17 114 3 13
St. Edmund 18 562 494 484 5 9 399 5 9
  In 3,234 3,129 2,992 36   2,520 36  
  Total 6,169 5,963 5,732 72   5,046 72  
  SSS 72 71 70     72    



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Roll of Honour
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Patricia Metcalfe 1992 Ladies Captain
Patricia Metcalfe 1993 Ladies Captain
Edwina Jones 1994 Ladies Captain
Anne Butler 1995 Ladies Captain
Jacinta Glynn 1996 Ladies Captain
Louise Wilson 1997 Ladies Captain
Betty O'Connor 1998 Ladies Captain
Helen Pattison 1999 Ladies Captain
Sheila McConnell 2000 Ladies Captain
Annette McCarthy 2001 Ladies Captain
Marie Forrester 2002 Ladies Captain
Theresa Whitaker 2003 Ladies Captain
Ann Benson 2004 Ladies Captain
Pamela Duggan 2005 Ladies Captain
Joan Griffin 2006 Ladies Captain
Anne Kilty 2007 Ladies Captain
Kathleen O'Neill 1999 Ladies President
Ita Grehan 2002 Ladies President
Ruth Bell 2003 Ladies President
Ruth Bell 2004 Ladies President
Mary Cahill 2005 Ladies President
Mary Cahill 2006 Ladies President
Sheila Fogarty 2007 Ladies President
Malachy Venney 1992 Men's Captain
Kevin Keyes 1993 Men's Captain
Michael A. Jackson 1994 Men's Captain
Larry Sutton 1995 Men's Captain
Geoff Bell 1996 Men's Captain
Gerry O'Brien 1997 Men's Captain
David Naughton 1998 Men's Captain
Patrick Martin 1999 Men's Captain
Brian O'Connor 2000 Men's Captain
David Bernie 2001 Men's Captain
Michael Kenny 2002 Men's Captain
Tom King 2003 Men's Captain
Owen Metcalfe 2004 Men's Captain
Alan Threadgold 2005 Men's Captain
Des Gall 2006 Men's Captain
Tom Glancy 2007 Men's Captain
Brian Smith 1992 President
Brian Smith 1993 President
Michael Jackson 1994 President
Richard McConnell 1995 President
Richard McConnell 1996 President
David Proger 1997 President
David Proger 1998 President
Michael Jackson 1999 President
G. O'Brien 2001 President
Gerry O'Brien 2002 President
Malachy Venney 2004 President
Malachy Venney 2004 President
Kevin Keyes 2005 President
Kevin Keyes 2006 President
Larry Sutton 2007 President
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