Portarlington Golf Club is indebted to Michael Moore for his ongoing sponsorship of the trophy which bears his name.
Michael is a long time member of the club and held the post of Captain in 1997 and Club President in 2008.
He is widely respected in both business and social circles and is a major supporter of activities in the club.
2018 marks the 30th Anniversary of this hugely successful and widely valued Interclub competition
Current Holders : Baltinglass Golf Club – Winners of 2017 Michael Moore Cup
MICHAEL MOORE CUP 2018
SPONSOR: MICHAEL MOORE CAR SALES – Portarlington & Athlone
THE DRAW / Fixtures as at June 30th 2018
THE RULES GOVERNING THE COMPETITION ARE AS FOLLOWS:
- Each Club may enter only one team.
- Each team consists of seven players.
- Players must have a playing handicap of 19 or over on the 1st Jan 2018.
- Maximum playing handicap 24, but players may qualify of a higher handicap. Players whose handicap subsequently falls below 19 are eligible for further participation in the competition, but must play off their current club handicap. Shots will be conceded as per Match-Play conditions of differential.
- Players must be 25 years of age or older on Jan 1st 2018.
- No player may represent more than one Club in any one year.
- Matches are played 4 home and 3 away or vice versa according to draw.
- The team drawn first is responsible for arranging the match.
- Matches must be played on or before the date on draw sheet.
- Use of Buggies: Buggies are permitted on production of medical certificate on day of match.
- The Final of the Michael Moore Cup will be played at Portarlington Golf Club on the Saturday 8th September 2018.
- Results of matches should be notified to the Secretary, Portarlington Golf Club within 4 days of the match. Phone No. 057 8623115 option 3 or E-mail Portarlingtongc@eircom.net.
- The winning Club holds the Michael Moore Cup for one year. Members of the winning and runner-up teams receive suitable mementos.
- The decision of the Portarlington Golf Club Committee shall be final should a dispute arise.
You can view the progress of the Michael Moore Cup on our Website: www.portarlingtongolfclub.ie/michael-moore-cup/