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Super Seniors 2023

 The 2023 Super seniors (over 70’s) >>> Draw  We are in Group 5 (6 TEAMS) ROUND 2 – Away to Powerscourt GC 24/4/23  A bad result today in our match against Powerscourt where we had a taste of our own medicine and lost 5 – 0 John Hopkins and John Reid lost on the 18th […]

Competition Conditions

From 19/4/23   Placing on Fairway Only (within 6 inches).  Play as it lies in the Rough and bunkers All Handicaps reset.  Any new Competition/Conditions updates will be posted here thru the season °°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°    Please leave Rakes back inside Bunkers. New Ponds are now staked, use relevant penalty area Rule. Note the scale of mixed Penalty area […]

InterClub Competitions 2023

 > Click Here for main Draws Page < We are in the Leinster South Sections Pierce Purcell Shield:  Butter Mountain have a bye in Round one and will play Castle GC in Round 2, (before May28th). Barton Cup:  (combined 14 Handicap). First Round match Versus Foxrock GC Fred Perry Trophy: (over 55’s) Round one versus Lisheen Springs, […]

April Newsletter

 Dear Member, Following April’s recent committee meeting I wish to send members an update from the committee in relation to forthcoming events, Inter club match play competitions, internal match play competitions, Facility improvements etc. Our job is to work on behalf of the members and to make your Butter Mountain Golf Club experience a very […]

2’s Club Winners Jan/Feb

 Results for Nov / Dec 2’s Club: €30 added to electronic Wallet. Des Byrne John Reid Jimmy Graham Kevin Barry Mick O’leary Kevin Behan Sean Egan Cormac Doyle Note, any gross 2 (incl hole in one) recorded on the Howdidido App in a Saturday or Sunday Competition is included for a bi-monthly draw. In order […]

Weekly Club Competitions

Club Competitions on: Wednesdays,€5 from 7.40am~10.24am. (open to visitors & guests from Mid April). Saturdays 7.40am~10.24am & Sundays 7.40am~8.56am (€6, to include 2’s club).  It is preferred that members use the designated Howdidido Comp tee-times above, but you can still play in the comp outside these times and book via the course BRS system. The […]

New Members Guide 2023

  Rules for beginners – Golf Ireland  World Golf Handicap Pocket guide Weekly Club Competition’s When inputting a card at an away course it will go onto your record automatically (if it’s an official competition). If it’s just a casual round with another Golfireland member you ( & you choose to submit a round)  will need […]

2’s Club winners Nov/Dec

  Results for Nov / Dec 2’s Club: €30 added to electronic Wallet. Barry Kelly Hugh Behan Gerry Brady Mick Lawless John Hopkins Jimmy Graham Kevin Behan Note, any gross 2 (or hole in one) recorded on the Howdidido App in a Saturday or Sunday Competition is included for a bi-monthly draw. In order to […]

Player of The Year 2022

 The Gross Golfer of the Year was won yet again by Eoin Boggans with a 6 X 10pt clean sweep, that’s the first time 60pts has been the winning total ! The nett section was won by Brian Cruise with a 34pt total. Player of the year points are allocated from position 1 to 10, […]

7th & 14th Staking

  Note a slight change to the penalty area above. If a ball crosses into the penalty area over/between 2 yellow stakes you have the following options. Under penalty, play again from the position you are in. (Option 1 in diagram below) Proceed to penalty area & Play the ball as it lies Under penalty, […]

MatchPlay 2022 & the Winners are >>>

Singles Match Play 2022: A mammoth 23 Hole & fiercely contested final sees John Reid winning against the ever-present Ray Dunne on the 5th playoff Hole. Scotch Foursomes Match Play: A battle against the autumn Sundown yielded a 19th hole standoff, with Darren Redmond & Gary Phelan edging out Ray Dunne & Jimmy Graham, in the […]

President’s Day winner

 An excellent turnout of 59 Fit & Willing  golfers participated in Hugh Behan’s President’s Prize. & a Very well done to Kevin Barry who lifted that elusive Trophy aloft . Winner Kevin Barry (right) Presented by President Hugh Behan Longest Drive Front 9  1st class 3 1st Class 2 3rd Class 3 1st Class 1 […]

RIP Pat Butler

Very sad to report –  Rest in Peace Pat Butler who has passed away. Click image for July 5th Funeral arrangements.

Interclub Matches

Super Seniors play their final Group stage match this coming Monday, all support welcome at 1pm 13/6/22 @ Westmanstown  GC,  Roll on the Knockout stages. ********** Another strong showing away for Gerry Brady’s Fred Perry team unfortunately ends in a Woodenbridge GC win 3&2, Friday June 3rd. 1 to 10 are in Team order, 11 […]

14th Hole NEW Water feature !

 Josh Moran ( also seen at the K club ) doing some excellent Bucket Sculpting on the 14th hole pond 👌 The liner layer finished just before the heavy rain 17/5/2022

Revised 16 hole Route

Due to the 1st Fairway works & the new pond on 14th hole and 15th,  A revised 16hole route is now in operation. The only changes are: when you finish playing the7th green  > Play the 8th hole as normal. After the 8th Go to the Temp Tee Box (at the 100m marker) on the […]

Yellow Peril Competition advice

 Yellow Peril Competition Stableford:  Use Howdidido Playing Handicap & minus domestic cuts from this PH. On each hole, two team members play their own white ball for Singles Stableford Scorecard and one plays the “yellow Peril” ball for team Scorecard. If YP player gets 2pts they add that to their own singles scorecard and also on the Team […]

Super Seniors away V Hermitage GC

Todays Super Seniors match result away to Hermitage: Hermitage 3 Buttermountain 2 John Hopkins / John Reid lost 5&4 Kevin Barry /Tony Foran won 3&2 Hugh Behan /Terry Kirwan won 3&1 Michael O’Sullivan / Michael O’Brien lost 5&4 Eamonn Power / Leo Mahon lost 2&1 Terry Kirwan  Team Manager

Captain’s Drive-in

 Captain Mick McKeown would like to thank all those who participated today. 1st: E Carroll, R Dunne & J Graham 59.17 (back 9 countback) 2nd: B Clear, B Cruise & R Durnin. 59.17 3rd: L Burke, S Egan & B Walsh. 60.7 Captain Mick McKeown- center. M O’Leary- left. J Morgan -Right Mick Tees off […]

Lucky7 2’s Club winners March / April

 Results for Jan / Feb 2’s Club: €30 added to electronic Wallet. John Morgan Michael O’Leary Michael Freeman Leo Mahon Gerry Brady Eamonn Carroll Kevin Behan Note, any gross 2 (or hole in one) recorded on the Howdidido App in a Saturday or Sunday Competition is included for a bi-monthly draw. In order to spread […]

Yellow Peril Winners

 Peril Winners: Gerry Flood, Mick Lawless, Leo Mahon.38pts Class1: John Hopkins 37pts, Class2:Sean Lynch 38pts,  Class3:Liam Burke 36pts.

Capt’s Drive-in Sat 30th of April

Due to heavy rain – rescheduled for April 30th.  Mick McKeown’s Captain’s Drive Scramble, 1/6 combined Handicap Please sign in on Howdidido pre round.  All players drive, select preferred ball, all play their own ball from that position.  5 Drives/tee shots from each team player must be used For the purposes of this competition all […]

New regulations for Scorecard and Handicap Returns

#KnowYourHI Pocket Guide Now Available  To summarise:  Golf Ireland are making it mandatory to record your Handicap index on your Scorecard, You can verify your current WHS index pre round on the Golf Ireland app  You must pre register your intent to play a round for handicap purposes (either in an organised comp or as a […]

Qualifying conditions resume Weds 23rd of March

Due to the nice spell of dry weather: from Weds 23rd it will be Placing on The Fairway only, within 6 inches. Play as it lies in the rough, an exception would be a ball plugged on either F/Way or rough can be cleaned and dropped. (a point to note: a ball that has hopped […]

Lucky7 2’s Club winners

 Results for Jan / Feb 2’s Club: €30 added to electronic Wallet. Brian Campbell Jimmy Graham Micheál O’Sullivan Pat Horan Barry Kelly Brendan Clear Kevin Behan Note, any gross 2 (or hole in one) recorded on the Howdidido App in a Saturday or Sunday Competition is included for a bi-monthly draw. In order to spread […]

Clubv1 app is back for 2022

 ClubV1 Mobile app is back for 2022 Please use Howdidido App for Competition Booking and scorecard input,  ClubV1 app will show your competition Wallet.

Year End Scramble

  Year end Scramble Wednesday 29th December. If you’re e.g. -2……. minus that off your playing H/Cap, add all 3 players then divide by 6. Placing everywhere, move off F/Way if required. All handicaps reset on Jan 1st, enjoy ! Any easy route to the Clubs results webpage is now  BMGC.ie For all other queries […]

Results from Nov 23rd + December

Sat 11/12/21   T B A  Sun 12/12/21 (-2)Mick Doyle 35pts ******** Weds 8/12/21: Competition cancelled- Storm ******** Sun 5/12/21: (-5)Barry Kelly 36pts Sat 4/12/21: Best Nett – (-2)George Doherty 39pts, C1 (-2) Mick McKeown 36pts, C2 (-2) Sean Lynch 36pts (b9), C3 (-5)Trevor Freeman 37pts ******** Weds 1/12/21: Best Nett – (-8)John Reid 37pts, 2nd -(-5) […]

Rip Alan Rock

 Another huge loss to the Club as Alan Rock passed away yesterday evening. Rest in Peace   Reposing at his home on Sunday afternoon (21 November) from 2 pm to 4 pm for family and close friends only. Removal on Monday morning (22 November) to the Church of St John the Evangelist, Ballinteer arriving for […]

Save the fairways + Domestic Cuts

 If your ball lands on the Fairway, Players have the option to move and place in the nearest side of rough, no nearer the hole. This will help the fairways recover after the sanding. Placing every where within 6 inches. Domestic cuts are in play, 2 shots for a win & 3 for each subsequent […]

New Committee elected

 Following on from the EGM on Tuesday 26th of October, which resulted in a unanimous vote to adopt the new Butter Mountain Golf Club name. The amended Constitution was also voted through at the EGM.  2022 Committee Elected !  with a very special mention to the outgoing Hon Sec Gerry Cantwell & also Martin Dobey […]

EGM/AGM 8pm Old Mill pub Tuesday 26th of October

 Please make an effort to attend the EGM at 8pm sharp in the Old Mill Tallaght, on Tuesday 26th of October, to vote on the proposed name change + change to a 1 month earlier than usual AGM. The Annual General Meeting will then commence a.s.a.p. after the Vote. Hear the views of your fellow […]

Presidents Prize 2021 winner

  Mick McKeown with a score of 43pts being presented with his replica Ryder cup by the 2021 President  George Moloney.  Click the photo for full results.

Into the Final they Go !

The result of last Fridays games played by 3 teams at home in Butter Mountain and away in Hermitage by 2 teams resulted in 3 won, 1 lost and 1 tied on the 20th hole resulting in a win for Dublin Mountain The 3 winning Points were won by: Michael O’Brien and Michael O’Sullivan 4and 2 […]

Dublin Mountain 3&2 win V Stackstown

The result of yesterday’s games played in Butter Mountain by 3 teams and away in Stackstown by 2 teams resulted in a 3- 2 win for Dublin Mountain The results of yesterday’s individual matches were:  Home Team 1 Brian Campbell & Leo Mahon won 5and 4 Team 2 Hugh Behan & Terry Kirwan won 3 and 2 Team 3 Michael O’Sullivan & Michael […]

2’s Club Winners July/August

  Draw completed by Bernard O’Callaghan 9/9/21 All winners have had their Online Wallet topped up by €30 P Butler R Durnin T Goulding J lester F Murphy J Lyons L Burke G Moloney J Hopkins E Boggans

Captain’s Day Winners Circle

Fantastic weather graced our 29th Captain’s Day, accompanied by an equally Fantastic 36hole winning score of 129, by this years champion:  Pat Butler.  Many thanks to all those who participated and supported the event. Brian Cruise, Captain 2021. The presentations Begin. MatchPlay Winner 2020: Kevin Behan Don’t drop it Pat ! Tony with his hand […]

Captain’s Day Saturday 28th

This Saturday we embark on our 29th DMGC Captain’s day, alas our defending Champion Neville Morgan has departed to pastures new.  Please arrive early for your allotted tee time, and keep a good pace of play on the course, as it is strokeplay hit a provisional ball if there is any possibility of a lost […]

Ben Kearney RIP

 It is very sad to report the passing of Ben Kearney, May he Rest in peace.  The funeral will be a private family service, but there will be a viewing period between 10am & 12 on Thursday 26th for those who wish to pay their respects. Ben at the 2017 Captain’s Day.

Super’s Strike Again

 As captain of the Dublin Mountain Super Seniors team I want to thank all members of the team who participated in the Elm Park Super Seniors Trophy group stage qualification matches. The group matches were against Old Conna away (result draw 2.5 – 2.5) Dun Laoghaire home (Dublin Mountain 5 – DunLaoghaire 0) and yesterday’s match at home to […]

Super Seniors Super Win !

 A fantastic 5-0 win for the Super Seniors team versus Dun Laoghaire GC at home today. J Hopkins & J Reid won 4&3; P Behan & T Foran won 4&2; L Mahon & B Campbell won 7&6; H Behan & T Kirwan won 4&3; M O’Sullivan & M O’Brien won on the 18th. Team manager: […]

& The winner is …

 On a very pleasant (albeit grey) day at the course, a burst of colour stood out for the singles Match Play final. After a nip & tuck battle Kevin Behan edged out Ray Dunne by 1 hole, if this was the seniors tour Kevin Behan would have won €950K and Ray €500K but because Ray […]

2’s Club Winners May/June 2021

 All winners have had their Online Wallet topped up by €30 J Lester 14th Hole D Byrne 5th L Burke 2nd M Freeman 14th N Daynes 14th J Graham 14th K O’Reilly 2nd B Campbell 2nd L Darcy 14th B kelly 2nd

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