Welcome to Donaghadee Junior Golf 

Donaghadee Golf Club has a long standing and thriving junior section. We are proud of our young talented golfers and what they have achieved in our sport.

 

Month Activity Date
Jan & Feb Development / Coaching Programme – A&B Sections

 

  • PGA Pro (Lindsay) to coach players
  • 1 Hour sessions: 2 per evening

Venue – Groomsport Golf Centre

Wed evenings 11th Jan – 1st Feb (inc)
Times
6.00pm – 7.00pm
7.00pm – 8.00pm
(2 sessions)
Feb & Mar Winter Series

 

  • Various – Teams comprising Junior Players from A & B Sections (9 Holes)…..player not eligible for GolfSixes
  • Golf Sixes* – Texas Scramble (League Format) (* C Section plus players age<13 …dob after 1.1.2010 with H/Cap 28 or above)

Frequency – Fortnightly

Sun Afternoons

 

Feb & Mar 12th and 26th Start 1.30pm

Mar & Apr Inter-club Friendly Matches

 

  • Shandon Park (home & away)
  • Format to be agreed
Sun Afternoons
Late March / Early April
Apr  Easter Competition (18 / 9 Holes & 4 Holes*)

 

  • A, B & C* Sections
Apr 13th (Thur morning)
May Development / Coaching Programme – C Section

 

  • Club PGA Pro (Lindsay) / Peter & Julie
  • Venues – Academy / Putting Green (rotate groups / numbers)

Sat mornings 6th – 27th May

Start 9:30am- 10:30am

May & Jun

Series of Sunday Competitions (18/9 Holes & GolfSixes*)

  • A, B & C Sections
    To ensure accurate handicaps for the New Season
  • *GolfSixes – <age 13 and under…dob after 1.1.2010 H/Cap 28 or above)

Sun Afternoons
May 15th- mid Jun

Start 3:00pm

Jul & Aug Junior Summer Competitions

 

  • Weekly every Monday & Thursday morning

3rd Jul – late Aug

Start 9.00am – 11.00pm

 

Jul Boy’s Inter-Club (U-18) – Tandragee GC

 

  • Team of 5 Players (3 Stableford cards to count)
  • H/caps – min 5 max 24 (Stableford)
10th July
Jul Girl’s Inter-Club (U-19) – Castlereagh Hills

 

  • Team of 3 players (2 Stableford cards to count)
  • H/caps – max 39.9
27th July
Jul – Sep Golf Ireland GolfSixes Local League (TBC)

 

  • Inter-club: to include Bangor, Clandeboye, D/dee, Helen’s Bay, Holywood, Kirkistown
Ad hoc
Jul – Oct Inter-Club Competitions (Various)

 

  • Golf Ireland Team & Individual Events
  • North Down Junior League Events
Ad hoc
Jul – Oct Inter-Club Competitions (Various)

 

  • Golf Ireland Team & Individual Events
  • North Down Junior League Events
Ad hoc
Aug Junior Captain’s Day & Prize Giving event Thur 17th Aug
Sep US Kids (organiser Zoe / Lurgan) TBC
Sep Adult & Child – Family Team Competition Sunday (TBC)
Oct Half-Term & Halloween Competition (18/9 Holes & *4 Holes)

 

  • A, B & C* Sections
TBC
Nov  Development / Coaching Programme – A&B Sections

 

  • PGA Pro (Lindsay) to coach players
  • 1 Hour sessions: 2 per evening

Venue – Groomsport Golf Centre

Evenings (TBC)
Times
6.00pm – 7.00pm
7.00pm – 8.00pm
(2 sessions)
Dec Christmas Competition (18/9 Holes & *4 Holes)

 

  • A, B & C* Sections
Thurs 17thDec
  Fund Raising
Christmas Tree Collection / Re-Cycling
Late Dec / early Jan

At Donaghadee Golf Club, young golfers can benefit from a complete junior golf program, designed to enhance their skills and knowledge of the game. The program offers coaching sessions, practice opportunities, and competitive events, all tailored to different age groups and skill levels. The club’s junior section provides a safe and welcoming environment, with a focus on making learning fun and inclusive. For juniors looking to start their golfing journey, Donaghadee Golf Club is an ideal place to begin.