Latest News up to Sunday 29th September

Templemore Golf Club News;

“Fundraising Buster Race Night” in Thurles Greyhound Stadium on Saturday night the 18th. November.  1st. All members are requested to show your full support by buying 2 tickets or buy one and sell one.  Tickets are available from any committee member.  For further details contact by phone or text; 087-0509278, by e-mail;  or, also on our web site;  Race will commence at 8pm.  The prizemoney will be €800.  Tickets are €10 (includes entry in the draw, admission and race card on the night).   This will be a great Club Social Nite and a fantastic opportunity to raise funds for the purchase of new additional equipment and replacing old units.  Full support is called on all members both ladies and Gents for this fundraising event.  Fundraising will always be required to sustain the replacement of equipment.  Private donations can also be processed through our web site.  (refer to the Membership tab, select PP17=Pay Now)


3T’s Finals;  Congratulations to the 3T’s team for achieving 4th. place with over 80 teams competing from all over the country on the 23rd. Oct. in the K-Club.  Another achievement by Templemore Golf Club members.  The successful team were Josie Bourke, Des Hennessy, Sadie Tynan and Jerry Keegan a proud success for all the team and the Club. Well done.


Men’s Singles Match play;  As soon as the weather gets better we expect to see a great contest for the winner of this event, now at the final stage; Jerry Keegan jnr. (Finalist) V (Conor Sheedy  V Seamus Bourke).  It will be an exciting to see the finish to this event.  Best of luck to all.


Golfer of the Year;  Due to bad weather conditions the positions as of October as of 10th. Oct. still remain the same.  Currently the top 3 positions are; 1st. Place; Brendan Russell 164pts.  2nd. Place;  Michael Walsh 172pts.  3rd. Place;  Hugh Scott 155pts.  There is still plenty of opportunities to gain or increase your points for this prestigious event with 4 to 6 rounds to play.  The current full list of placing are on the notice board.  This is an accumulation of all points achieved  from all competitions throughout the year.


Tommy Foley Vice Captain Presentation Night; Has been deferred and the date and venue will be confirmed later.



30th. Oct.  Social Mixed Draw II


Results;  Due to bad weather conditions some competitions have been deferred till further notice.


“Don’t be without your Sunday game! “  Call in anytime and link up with other players.


Ladies Golf;  No results due to bad weather conditions.


Upcoming Ladies competitions:  October 21st Men’s prize to the Ladies. Due to bad weather conditions this event has been deferred to another date TBC. 


Seniors Report and Results;  Thursday 26th. Oct. 1st Team; Sean Lee, John Mulally, Pat Costello.  2nd Team;  Eddie Butler, Frank Shortt, Tony O’Toole.  3rd. Team; Paddy Bourke, Paddy Nolan, Mick Carey.

Fixtures;  Esker Hills on Monday 13th.  Start at 11 O’ Clock, €10 for Golf. €10 for Meal. €10 for Buggie.

This is a senior day out and the deal is excellent.  Contact John Stapleton by text or phone 086-0894718.


Storm Damage;  Volunteers will be required to help with the clean-up caused by both storms Ophelia and Brian.  Some trees have been uprooted and need clearing.  Contact John Stapleton 086-0894718 for times.


Bunkers;  All volunteers that have “Adopted a Bunker” are also requested to attend to their bunker for a clean-up caused by debris from both storms.


Your Club Thought;  “This is Your Club the members, both Ladies and Gents, therefore be proud and supportive of it, in whatever way you can that will make a difference.  Be positive and protective of its future, so that the youth and next generations of Templemore will inherit the legacy and asset of this great sport facility,  “Templemore Golf Club”.


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