Mount Temple golf club Westmeath

Mount Temple golf course Westmeath

Mount Temple Golf Course

Mount Temple Club Crest

Mount Temple Golf and Country Club is an 18 hole championship course, situated in the heart of Ireland, only 10 minutes drive from Athlone and just over an hour from Dublin.  The course is built on a dry esker based site, is traditional in style and it combines features of links type and parkland courses which are unique to the midlands region.  It is open all year round due to its natural drainage. There are spectacular views of the heart of Ireland to be seen when you're playing the course.  In 2007 the state of the art golf academy and driving range was opened and along with golf professional Philip Murphy it offers fantastic golf lessons to Ladies, Gents and Juniors.

There is a special warm welcome to all visiting golfers golf groups and societies offering home cooked cuisine in a traditional atmosphere. Open monthly sponsored competitions throughout the year included in Green Fees.

Mount Temple is a must for your visit, because once played, the enjoyable experience is forever remembered.

Green Fees Midweek: €25
Green Fees Weekends & B.H.: €30
Green Fees with a Member: €20/25
Green Fees for Opens:  €15
3-Hole Practice Area, Academy: Range
Club Hire: Yes
Buggy Hire: €25 Yes
Soft Spikes: Yes
Full Membership Available: Yes
Full Membership Fee: €525
Entrance Fee: None
Course Type Parkland
No Holes 18
Members 131
Designer Michael Dolan
Founded 1991
Address

Mount Temple,
Moate,
Co. Westmeath

Telephone 090-6481841
Email info@mounttemplegolfclub.com
Website Mount Temple golf club website
Secretary/Manager: Michelle Allen & Michael Dolan
Captain: Joe Ganly
Lady Captain: Pauline Quinn
Presidents':  Michael Dolan & Margaret Dolan
Vice-Captains': Rory Quinn & Rosemary Slevin
Hon. Secretary: Mick Slevin & Breda Fitzpatrick 
Club Pro: Thomas Fox
Hon. Treasurer: James Fox & Colette Muldoon
Comp. Secretary: James Dolan & Colette Muldoon 
Mount Temple Golf Course Layout Course Layout

Location Map

GPS Coord*
Lat:53.434662
Long:-7.778110
*Please check information before travelling

General Facts & Information

Course opening hours: Daylight hours Clubhouse opening hours: 8.00am to 11.30pm
Mobile phones: Not on course
Dress Code: Neat and casual, no denim
Catering:  Full Catering, Facilities  Days to Avoid: None
Green Fees and Societies Welcome: Midweek & Weekends Pre-booking for open Tournaments:14 Days in advance

Mount Temple Golf Club Fixtures 2017 provisional*

Open & Major Fixtures 2017 (Confirmed)        
Event Start Finish Type Duration
Captains' Drive-In Sunday 19 March
  Closed 1
Captain's Prize Sunday 16 July   Closed 1
Lady Captain's Prize Sunday 23 July
  Closed 1
President's Prize
Sunday 27 August
  Closed
1
Senior Scratch Cup Sunday 30 April
  Open 1
Junior Scratch Cup Sunday 30 April   Open 1
Inter. Scratch Cup Sunday 30 April   Open 1
Ladies Open Saturday 10 June Sunday 11 June Open 2
Ladies Open Sunday 11 June   Open 1
Mixed Saturday 19 August Sunday 20 August Open 2
Mixed Sunday 20 August   Open 1
Autumn Harvest Sunday 1 October   Open 1
Christmas Hamper Sunday 8 October   Open 1

*Please check information before travelling

Card of the Course

KeyData
Yellow Par 72 SSS 72 5,229 m
Red Par 73 SSS 71 4,804 m
Green Par 72 SSS 72 5,927 m

Card

Name Hole No. Green Yellow Par Index Red Par Index
Lough Meadow 1 161 125 3 12 118 3 18
Ridges 2 326 300 4 11 247 4 14
Mount 3 348 320 4 7 236 4 10
Beeches 4 435 415 5 16 350 5 8
Autocross 5 364 320 4 4 320 4 4
Fishers View 6 320 320 4 14 280 4 12
Ringfort 7 350 300 4 2 300 4 2
Corner 8 183 183 3 10 183 4 6
Riverbank 9 288 230 4 17 220 4 16
  Out 2,775 2,513 35   2,254 36  
Ash Tree 10 397 260 4 1 230 4 15
Valley 11 458 458 5 18 395 5 11
Rocks 12 370 310 4 5 310 4 3
Augusta 13 398 320 4 3 350 5 17
Stone Wall 14 363 300 4 6 285 4 5
Cattle Rest 15 118 118 3 15 115 3 13
Heartbreak Hill 16 453 435 5 8 350 5 1
Abbeywell 17 143 120 3 9 120 3 9
Chapel 18 450 395 5 13 395 4 7
  In 3,152 2,716 37   2,550 37  
  Total 5,927 5,229 72   4,804 73  
  SSS 72 70     71    

Notable rounds

Men's Course Record: Am. 67 Shane Lowry 2007

Ladies Course Record:

Members Achievements

Triona Clinton won the Suzuki Bronze Medal at Portarlington Golf Club on Monday 10th May 2010, when she shot a 60 to beat Kitty Walsh from Portlaoise Golf Club, Audrey Flanagan of Cill Dara Golf Club, Ursula Ellard from Craddockstown Golf Club and Rita Butterly from Westmanstown Golf Club by one shot, standard scratch on the day was 65, a truly wonderful round of golf.

Mount Temple won the Michael Moore Cup when they beat Bodenstown at Portarlington Golf Club in 2001. This was the first victory at inter-club level for the men. The team was Seamus Allen, Sean Donoghue, Declan Ganley, Danny Mulddon, Michael Slevin, Gerry Rohan, John Buckley, Aidan Malone, Tony McHugh, Michael Tyrrell and they were, managed by Paddy Gavin.

Michelle Dolan was selected on the ILGU Junior squad in November 2000.

Mount Temple Golf Club won the Ryder Cup 2 Competition , Mt. Temple V Pinehurst USA - Winners in 2006 and again in 2010.

History of Mount Temple

Founded 1991, affiliated 1992.

Roll of Honour

Member Year Hon. Position
John Bridges 1994 Men's Captain
Tommy Conlon 1995 Men's Captain
Basil Balfe 1996 Men's Captain
Mary McCormack 1997 Ladies Captain
Pat McCormack 1997 Men's Captain
Betty Fox 1998 Ladies Captain
James Fox 1998 Men's Captain
Frances McCormack 1999 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 1999 Ladies President
Tony Brennan 1999 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 1999 President
Anna O'Brien 2000 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2000 Ladies President
Brian McCormack 2000 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2000 President
T. Brown 2001 Ladies Captain
Larry Hogan 2001 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2001 President
Rose O'Hanlon 2002 Ladies Captain
Seamus MacAogain 2002 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2002 President
Mary Moran  2003 Ladies Captain
Sean Donaghy 2003 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2003 President
Mary Anglim 2004 Ladies Captain
Ken Buckley 2004 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2004 President
Colette Muldoon 2005 Ladies Captain
Paddy Gavin 2005 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2005 President
Caroline Mulvihill 2006 Ladies Captain
John G. Buckley 2006 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2006 President
Patty Buckley 2007 Ladies Captain
Tom Maguie 2007 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2007 President
Breda Fitzpatrick 2008 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2008 Ladies President
Seamus Allen 2008 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2008 President
Marie Melia 2009 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2009 Ladies President
Seamus Fitzpatrick 2009 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2009 President
Mary O'Shaughnessy 2010 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2010 Ladies President
Seamus Nugent 2010 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2010 President
Patricia Nugent 2011 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2011 Ladies President
John O'Connor 2011 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2011 President
Marion Allen 2012 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2012 Ladies President
Gerry Rohan 2012 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2012 President
Elma Linnane 2013 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2013 Ladies President
Thomas Fox 2013 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2013 President
Helen Keenan 2014 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2014 Ladies President
Trevor Brown 2014 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2014 President
Kathleen Cunningham 2015 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2015 Ladies President
Eddie Egan 2015 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2015 President
Deirdre McEnery 2016 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2016 Ladies President
Michael Slevin 2016 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2016 President
Pauline Quinn 2017 Ladies Captain
Margaret Dolan 2017 Ladies President
Joe Ganly 2017 Men's Captain
Michael Dolan 2017 President
Celeste O'Regan (12) 2017 Lowest Ladies Handicap
Thomas Fox  (3) 2017 Lowest Men's Handicap

Holes in One at Mount Temple

Member Date Hole No. Club Used Distance
Michael Dolan 1 July 2011
8th Recovery Club 183 m
Ann Conlon   17th Driver 120 m
John Buckley   17th 6 iron 143 m
Tommy Loddick   1st 5 iron 161 m