News up to Sunday 28th May 2023

Templemore Golf Club. Minor match interclub competitions Team V Mitchelstown. L.R. Mary Fitzpatrick, Marion Keely, Shauna Geary ,Kay Brennan, Margie Costigan, Mary Ryan, Sheila Delaney.  (missing from photo Niamh Connolly). (Photo by Seamus Bourke)


Fred Perry Interclub Competition.

28th. May.  Fred Perry Trophy Team victory over Mitchelstown, final result 4;1 wins for first 3 pairs, with back 2 up by 3 and 2 holes respectively.  Congratulations to Liam Leahy and all the players a great result. Templemore now travel away to play Cahir Park in the area semi-final.


18h. S/F Competition.

28th. May.  The good weather and the excellent course conditions brought great results.  1st. Eamon McGrath 46pts.  2nd. Donal Hayes 41pts.  3rd. Trevor Quinn 37pts.


Women Getting Into Golf Programme.

27th.May, was the 8th. round of “Getting Into Golf” programme.  A continued dedicated turn out. Todays session was “Scramble with Club Members” on a full fairway.  The enthusiasm was fantastic and all were very pleased with their progress.  The programme will continue every Saturday morning from 10am to 12 noon up to June 10th.  The next leg on June 3rd. will consist of playing a scramble with current members.  A great development for all.  If anyone wants to join the programme contact Ladies Captain Mary Gilmartin. 087-7992355.


Seniors Golf.

25th. May. A Loyal turn out, on a beautiful Italian summer’s day.  The scoring was extremely high due to a great run on the ball and magnificent greens.  In first place with 51pts. Paudie Butler, George Collins, Seanie Gleeson, Christy O’ Rourke.  In second place.  Pat Maher, Tony O’Toole, Michael Murphy, Jim Gilmartin.  In third place.  Jim Gleeson, Tom Kenny, Gerry Hayes.


25st.May. COURSE/MACHINERY INITIATIVE.  50/50 Lotto revamp.  From 21st May draw will be fortnightly. 3 PAYMENT OPTIONS: (1) Usual envelope system of 2 euro per entry (three for 5 euro) in Clubhouse. (2). 50 euro for one entry to 26 draws (1 year). (3) 100 euro for 3 entries for same 26 draws. Please support this initiative. Funds to be used for Course works and machinery upgrades.  Payment options:  * Clubhouse; * Club Bank a/c – Bank of Ireland, Thurles ie21bofi 904456 78133532.  On Line Payment details on Club website, or to any Committee member.  If you’re not in you can’t win !!


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. 

31st.May. Social mix will resume on Wed 31/05/23 details of same to follow nearer the date

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

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