News up to Sunday 13th September 2020

Attached Photo;  Templemore Golf Club Seamus Cody Perpetual Trophy Winner Bernie O’Rourke Photo by Seamus Bourke


Templemore Golf Club News; 


Seamus Cody Memorial Trophy;   The final “match play” between Bernie O’Rourke and John Hassett was contested evenly with Bernie overcoming John on the 16th. hole to win the Seamus Cody Perpetual Memorial Trophy.  Congratulations to Bernie on his continues winning format.  An interesting competition as both final contestants were “Lefties” as also were Seamus.  A wonderful legacy to Seamus memory on his dedication to the club over years, Captain in 1977 and President 2005.  The trophy was presented to the club by Seamus family.  May his eternal memory be always with us.


Results 18 hole S/Ford  Sat. 12th. and Sun.  13th.   1st. Connor Scott, 36pts.  2nd. Matt Butler, 34pts.  3rd.  John Hassett, 34pts.


Ladies Seniors; 

31st. Aug.  1st.  Mary O’Connor.  2rd. Peggy Ryan.  3rd. Margaret Buckley.  4th.  Anne Hogg.

7th.  Sept.  1st. Margaret Buckley, 2nd. Mary O’Connor, 3rd. Peggy Ryan.  4th. Kathleen Cahill.

Congratulation to all.


50/50 Lotto;  50/50 winner this week is Pat Shelly. Congratulations Pat.


Seniors;  Another excellent turnout with 9 teams taking part. Five teams broke 50pt, won’t say anything about the other four. The winners with 53pts. were Seamus Bourke, Pat O Connell, Oliver Murray, and Seamus Ryan. 2nd. with 52pts. on a breakdown, Joe O Connor, Sean Gleeson, and Mike Murphy.   and in 3rd. place also with 52 pts. John Hassett, Sean Lee, PJ Leahy, and Philip Ryan.


New On-Line Tee Booking System;   The club new “Online Booking System” can be accessed on our Web site;  no access to the course will be allowed without booking through the new system also registering on the “Covid-19 Tracing Register”.  Visitors can contact to request Tee times or link up with an existing member.


New Members are more than welcome.

Select the “New Members” tab on the web site and complete the ONLINE application form and select submit.

Then select the “FEE” tab and proceed with payment.

If any difficulty contact Tony by text @ 086-8209991.


Make Golf a Life Changing Gift;   Give a life changing Sport experience to someone.  The Ideal gift for anyone who would like to take part in an active exercise sport.  Golf is that Ideal Gift.  Buy a membership Voucher now.  Contact Pat O’Connell 087-9205821 or any of the committee for to purchase the “Ideal Active Present”.


Golf Active in Retirement for 2020;  For the active retirement, this is an excellent activity.  You will be more than welcome.

Why Join;

  • Good Outdoor Exercise; 9 holes + 2hrs.  18 Holes = 4hrs.
  • Good Social occasions, Presentation Nights, Social Mixed, Senior Events and Away Trips.
  • The Handicap System allows members of different abilities an equal chance of winning.
  • Various Category of Memberships are available at different rates.  ( see Membership rates on our web site).

The club will assist you in starter clubs to get you going.  Contact any current member for assistance and you will be looked after.


Private Donations for Course Development;  Donations, sponsorship, will be greatly received now that the club will have its own autonomy and will be used exclusively for Course Development.  Put your stamp on the course making a special contribution.  For Donations, Just select the “FEE” tab and then select “Make a Donation” tab on the Club Web Site , or in confidence contact; Club Captain Tom McGrath 087-1147666.


Future Competition Dates;

Weekly 9 hole S/ford;  Monday to Sat..