News up to 3rd Feb 2019

above photo;. Templemore Golf Club. Golfer of the year Paddy Bourke, Presentation by Club Captain Tony O’Toole. (Photo by; Seamus Bourke)

Templemore Golf Club News;

Open weekly Competition;  The inclement weather has curtailed the activity in this great competition.  As soon as the weather settles the competition will continue.   It’s an ideal opportunity for all competitive members to stay in shape for upcoming Cups and Shield Competitions also for all golfers to get in their game of golf on this fantastic course.


2019 Cups and Shields Competitions;  The 2019 Cups and Shield competitions are now posted on the locker room notice board and listed below.  Any enquiries or more information required, contact Competition Secretary Liam Leahy, 087-4115773.


2019 Subs are now Due;  Early payment will be appreciated.  You now have the option to pay on -line through the club web site by Pay-Pal or Credit Card or by leaving the payment direct to a committee member.  The Rates for 2019 are as follows;  Gent Membership,  €350;  Lady Membership, €300;  Couple,  €500;  Country Member,  €150;  Beginner Gent (Guaranteed not to change for 3 years) €200;  Beginner (Lady),  (Guaranteed not to change for 3 years) €170;  Juvenile (U15),  €25;  Juniors (15-18yrs. 2nd. Level) €50;  Student 3rd. Level & Garda Students,  €70;  OAP/Clergy (Existing),  €230;   OAP/Clergy (New),  €270;  OAP Couple (Existing & New),  €350;  Unemployed at 1st Jan,  €270;  Social Welfare Recipients and special needs, €270;  Distance (Outside 50K Lady & Gents),  €150;  Family (Children under 15yrs.),  €500;  Green Fees (not reduced for 9 holes), €10;  Green Fees; Junior, Juvenile, Student and Garda Student,  €5;

Special Membership for beginners, 2019;  There is a “Special limited Rate” for beginners which is guaranteed not to change for 3 years.  This is very attractive for anyone interested in joining and for those purchasing vouchers to give a life changing experience to someone.  New members are now been accepted.  The membership categories have been increased to suit all sectors of the community.  All current members are encouraged to introduce at least “ONE NEW MEMBER” Lady or Gent, Junior or Student, Seniors Juveniles and Family, Active Retiree’s, Special Needs or any person interested in taking up the sport.  It will be a huge advantage to building the club membership and profile.  Registrations Forms for new members are now available on-line on our web site, just select the “Membership” tab and it will give you the option to pay by Pay Pal or Credit Card. or collect an application form at the club house or contact Martin Bohan 087 0509278 or any of the committee members.   Payment options can be made through the Golf Club web site link;    All will be welcomed.


Give a life changing experience to someone;  The Ideal Golf Gift is a membership Voucher.  contact Martin Bohan 087 0509278 or any of the committee for to purchase the ideal Golf present.


Equipment development Private Donations;   All private donations will be greatly received;  Just select the “Membership” tab and then select “Make a Donation” tab.  The Club will very much appreciate any donations that will help towards the purchase of new equipment, or in confidence contact; Martin Bohan 087 0509278.


The Seniors;  On Thursday 31st. Jan.  the weather changed to a severe frost condition.  Unfortunately, this week as postponed.  Next Seniors will be on Thursday; 7th. February.


Club Fixtures;

The successful Weekly 11hole Open Singles from Monday to Sunday will continue until further notice. (Subject to weather conditions)

Sunday 28th.  April;   Munster Country Clubs Cup, At Doneraile Gol Club, Round 1-Spanish Point-V-Templemore. Manager; Liam Leahy.

Sunday 12th.  May;    Senior Interclub Fourball. Over 55yrs., No Handicap Limit, Combines 42max.  Round 1-Tipperary-V-Templemore.  Manager; Seanie Gleeson.

Saturday 25th. May;  AIG Pierce Purcell Shield, At Clonmel Golf Course, Round 2- Ballykisteen-V-Templemore.  Manager; Mick Keely.

Sunday 2nd June;       GUI All Ireland Inter Club Four-Ball Championship. (Cashman) Over 30yrs, Handicap 15+, Combined 34min.  Round 1- Cahir Park-V-Templemore.  Manager; Seamus Bourke.

Thursday 13th. June; Irish Mixed Foursomes, At Tipperary Golf Club, Round 1-Templemore-V-Ballykisteen.  Managers; Captains; Club Captains Tony O’Toole and Lorraine Ryan.

Central Towns. The Draw for 2019 will be made early in March; Manager; TBC.

JB Carr TBC.  Draw will be made in early March 2019.   Manager; Liam Leahy.

See Notice Board for more details or contact Competition Secretary; Liam Leahy, 087-4115773.