News up to Sunday 1st September 2019

above photo;  Templemore Golf Club President Prize Winner Declan Kelly presentation by President Mick Keely.


Templemore Golf Club News; 


Fundraising Club Classic;  The Club Fundraising Classic will commence on Wed. Sept.11 th. to Sunday Sept. 15th.  €100 per team of 4.  All clubs in the region will be more than welcome, and also all organising that want to field a team for this great cause in providing more equipment for this great amenity in Templemore to secure its future for the up and coming “Cadets” so that they will have the best facilities for furthering their careers in this great game of Golf.


Week -End Golf.  Results 18H. stroke GOY, 24th & 25th August 1st. Declan Russell 69. 2nd. John Hassett 70. 3rd. Padraig Moloney 72 . Club classic is on Wednesday 11th to Sunday 15th Sept, team of four 100 euro, please support.


Seniors Golf;   Results of Thursday’s seniors golf. 1st. with 54pts. were;  Jerry Keegan, Seamus Ryan, Tony O’TOOLE, and Frankie Shortt. 2nd. with 50pts. on a count back, John Fitzpatrick, Ollie Murray and Pat Maher.  3rd. also with 50pts. were John Hassett, PJ Leahy, Paddy Nolan, and Pat O Connell.

Club classic starts next Thursday. No senior competition that day. However, if you wish to take part in the golf classic on that day please contact Philip Ryan for further information.


“Cadets” ;   You can join the Cadets anytime from the age of 8 to 15 Boys and Girls and Cadet youths Age 15 to 18 Boys and Girls.   All members who have a junior family member that has an interest in Golf should encourage them to call in on Wed and Friday’s.  If new to the game, clubs will be made available to those that do not have them.  This is an opportunity to build members for the future of the Club.  All training will be in association with CGI (Confederation of Golf Ireland) guidelines and will continue throughout the year.  Do your best to promote this venture.  A special practice range is now in place for the Cadets.  Contact Pat O’ Connell. 087-9205821 Club Juvenile Liaison Officer. Come along if you are interested in playing Golf


Cadet Training;  Training will continue, on Saturdays only at 1 o’clock to facilitate other sport activities times.  Thanks for all the support from parents and volunteers and look forward to continuing throughout the year.


Social Mix; A great turn out of Ladies and Gents.  This is a fantastic event for all Youth Cadets to take part as the mix will bring great competition experience to beginner golfers.  The winners for Wed.14th. were; 1st. Team, Joe Fitzpatrick, Breda Murphy, Declan Russell, Kieran Molloy (Garda College).  2nd Team; Kevin Fitzpatrick, Seamus Bourke, Silvio Bondila (Garda College), Joe O’Connor.


Ladies;  Well done to the Templemore ladies and Management in the Tipperary League in Dundrum who were victorious over Cahir on Sunday 1st Sept..  Another great success for Templemore Ladies Golf.


LMC;  Great to see 2 Templemore Members in the top 10 position;  Bernie O’ Rourke in 2nd. place, and Bertie Keane in 8th. Place with a field in excess of 150.  Phil Ryan (Templemore) President Prize date has been changed to Saturday 5th. October in Templemore.


“New Members” Special Rate.  Pay now and your membership will be up to Dec 2020.  There is a “Special Fee” for beginners which is guaranteed not to change for 3 years.  This is very attractive for anyone new interested in joining and for those purchasing vouchers to give a life changing experience to someone.  New members are now been accepted.  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.


A great Welcome back to Lapsed Members; Pay now for membership up to Dec, 2020;  A special rate for “Lapsed Members” will continue throughout the year.  A “welcomed back” once-off, special rate for Gents €200 and Ladies €170.  This is a great opportunity for golfers, Ladies and Gents who want to return to this great social game.

All current members are encouraged to promote this offer to help those that want to return to the Club.   Registrations Forms 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 also be made through the Golf Club web site link;    All will be more than welcomed.


All Golf Societies;   All golf societies are more than welcome to play the course.  For booking dates contact email;


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 Martin Bohan 087 0509278 or any of the committee for to purchase the “Ideal Active Present”.


Be Active in Retirement;  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.


All Donations for Course Development; Our Classic is a great opportunity for Donations, sponsorship, and will be greatly received and used exclusively for Course Development.  Put your stamp on the course making a special contribution.  For Donations, Just select the “Membership” tab and then select “Make a Donation” tab on the Club Web Site , or in confidence contact; Martin Bohan 087 0509278.  A great thanks to those who have made donations and contributed with sponsorship.


Club Fixtures;

Central Towns;  v Palmerstown in Tullamore Sunday Sept. 8th.

Fred Perry Munster Final.. -V- Cork  Sunday Sept. 8th.

Diageo Mixed V Thurles, Fri 13th Sept.

Club Classic Fund Raiser;  (11th.Optional) 12th, 13th. 14th. 15th. Sept.

White Dowling Society; Saturday October 26.

White Dowling Society; Saturday December 14 .

LMC in Templemore; Saturday 5th. October. (President, Phil Ryan Prize)

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