News up to Sunday 23rd April 2023

Templemore Golf Club Mixed Foresomes Team V Dundrum on Friday 21st.   L.R. Declan Kennedy Club Captain, Ned Delaney GOI 2022, Lorraine Ryan, Johnny Coleman, Mary Fitzpatrick, Declan Russell, Josie Bourke, Sheila Delaney, Seamus Bourke and Mary Hayes. (Photo by Seamus Bourke)


Ladies Getting Into Golf Programme.

22nd. April was the 3rd round of “Getting Into Golf” programme.  A phenomenal turn out of over 70 ladies who never played this wonderful game before.  The programme covers a wide range of required skills to play the game comfortable.  Also included are golf technical instructions from a local golf Pro Shane Ryan.  The programme will continue every Saturday morning from 10am to 12 noon up to June 10th.   If anyone wants to join the programme contact Ladies Captain Mary Gilmartin. 087-7992355.


Flogas, Irish Mixed Foursomes.

21st. April.  Thanks to the Mixed Foursomes Team, who tried so gallantly and who were narrowly defeated by Dundrum.  Best of luck to all the Dundrum team and every success to them on the competition. – Captain’s Declan Kennedy & Mary Gilmartin, Vice Captain Les Mason. Team, Club Captain Declan Kennedy, 2022 GOY Ned Delaney, Lorraine Ryan, Johnny Coleman, Mary Fitzpatrick, Declan Russell, Josie Bourke, Sheila Delaney, Seamus Bourke and Mary Hayes.


GOI Competition.

23rd. April.  Our first Golfer of the year competition was played on a changeable weekend of weather and in 1st. place with 38 points was Trevor Quinn and in 2nd. place on countback with 37 points was Pat O’Connell and in 3rd. place also with 37 points was Ciaran Hassett.



20th.April.  Well on a bright but cool Friday with the course in great condition the seniors ventured out and all the 6 teams were close on scoring.  In first with 54 points on count-back were Ted Kennedy, Seanie Gleeson, Les Mason and James Murray.  2nd. place also with 54 points were Michael Purcell, Jim Casey and Christy O’Rourke.  3rd. place with 52 points were Jim Gleeson, Pat O’Connell and Tom Hogan.  Well done all.


50/50 Draw.

The 50/50 Draw is also available online for anyone who cannot make it to the club. []   Scroll down to the end of the FEE categories and select the 50/50 Buy Now.


Fees for 2023 are now due.

Full Member €350.  Couple €500.  Retired-unemployed couple €450.  Family (2Adults+their 2 children under 18yrs) €550.

Country Member €250. Beginner 2023 (1st.yr. 250) ( 2nd. Yr. 350).  Beginner Couple (1st.yr. 400) (2nd. Yr. €500). Students 3rdLevel College & Garda Students €125.  Juvenile (under 18yrs) €75.  Retired-Unemployed & Clergy €300.  Distance (outside 50k) €175.  Green Fees (no reduction for 9 holes) €20.


FEE Payment Options.

Club House: Use “FEE” drop box in Locker rooms.

On Line: []Select your Category and proceed by Pay Pal OR by Credit Card.

On-Line Banking Transfer; IBAN; IE21BOFI90445678133532, BIC; BOFIIE2D.

Contact any committee member.


Dates for your Diary. 

Getting into Golf. The next stage of the programme will be on Sat. April 29th..

Seniors.  Every Thursday 10am. Refreshments afterwards in Club House.

AIG Men’s Fred Perry Trophy.  Upcoming game v Tramore fixed for 27th May at 2pm. In Tramore.

Inter Club Competitions.  Team Captains & Vice-Captains.

  • AIG Men’s Jimmy Bruen Shield – Captain, Padraig Moloney , Vice- Captain, Denis Maher
  • AIG Men’s Pierce Purcell Shield – Captain, Tom McGrath, Vice -Captain, Dinny Tuohy
  • AIG Men’s Fred Perry Trophy Captain – Liam Leahy, Vice – Captain, (not picked)
  • Boys’ Fred Daly Trophy – Captain, Pat O’Connell, Vice Captain (not picked)
  • 6. J.B. Carr Tournament – Captain, Michael Carey,   Vice-Captain, Liam Daly
  • 7. Munster Country Clubs Cup – Captain, Seamus Bourke
  • 8. Mixed Foursomes Roscrea Golf Club – Captain’s Declan Kennedy & Mary Gilmartin