Golf Notes 9th Feb

Templemore Golf Club.


There was a great attendance at the committee meeting on the 9th Feb.  It’s an indication that all of the committee members are showing great enthusiasm in the development and profiling of the club. A lot of new innovative ideas were expressed and some great competitions coming forward.

All of these competitions will be listed on our new refreshed and vibrant web site which is now linked with Facebook and shows a lot of interesting photos on past events. Visit both for a catch up on past activities and you may find yourself in the frames.

A very important feature is that, new members can apply on line through the online membership form.

There will be a “Presentation Social Night” on the 10th. March.  All are invited to this entertainment night with great music, refreshments and good banter. (Venue and times will be noted later)

Those not getting text notices, please send by text, name and mobile number to 0870509278.


The usual weekly competition will continue throughout the week, Fee €5.This event is getting great attendance and all are encouraged to continue playing and bring a friend.

10th. March. Presentation Social Night.

The Spring League;

There has been a great turn out for week one, despite some bad weather.  Week 2 has now commenced and is in full swing from 6th Feb. to 19th.  The weather is looking good for the week ahead, so all are encouraged to continue playing and to take the advantage of re-entry to improve your score and support your team.

Each player to-date is putting in some serious efforts which shows the enthusiasm in support for their teams.

If you are not on the team list, contact Club Captain Martin Bohan 087 0509278 or Club Competition Secretary Liam Leahy 087 4115773 for you to substitute a placing or to create a new team.

Re-entry is €3 . Prizes for round winners overall prizes first & second, and winner of division 2 cut after two rounds. Spread the word.

It’s important that each player “supports their team” and play as soon as possible to complete week 2 so that the competition can be concluded on target. weather permitting.

Look up your team results listed on the notice board.

It’s expressed by the Competition secretary Liam Leahy that all competitors continue to complete week 2 on schedule.

Competitors that cannot compete in the league can play the normal weekly competition with a league player. the fee will be €5.

“The Nationals”

A range of events encompass County, Regional and National and international Golf tournaments sponsored by Great Irish Golf will take place at The Heritage Golf Club on Monday 3rd April 2017. Details are on the notice board for teams to take part.

New Members;

Registrations forms for new members are now available on line, at the club house or contact Martin Bohan 087 0509278.

New members are the lifeline of the club, so all existing members are encouraged to tell all your friends to take up membership and test their skills on this challenging Golf course.

Member Subs are now due, so please pay A.S.A.P.


The course is progressing well under the guidance of Course Manager Liam Leahy and our Green Keeper John Alexandre, despite inclement weather and also with the team of voluntary workers which is always appreciated.

Seniors Report and Results Thurs. 26th. Jan.

In spite of the extremely cold weather last Thursday 9thth. there was a good turnout of brave determined seniors.

There is no doubt that the seniors are enjoying this weekly outing which is a positive part of the Club that will emulate some younger members to  join and take part in this wonderful event.

All Senior and visiting Golfers 55+ should try this event, just turn up and you will be more than welcome to enjoy an excellent social opportunity to play with likeminded golfers.


Next Seniors, Thursday 16th. Feb.

Usual time 10am. for entries to start no later than 10-30am. Fee €5 which include Golf, Tea, Sandwich’s and the banter.

Golf thought for the week;

“Golf is a puzzle without an answer. I’ve played the game for 50 years and I still haven’t the slightest idea of how to play.” – Gary Player

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