Thursday 27 June 2024

Super Seniors 2024

27/6/24 The result of today’s super seniors match against Castle was

Buttermountain 4 Castle 1
In very strong wind and showers 
Hugh Behan and Gerry Brady won 4&3
Ray Dunne and Michael O’Sullivan lost 2&1
John Hopkins and John Reid won 5&4
Brendan O’Connor and Terry Kirwan won 3&1
Jimmy Graham and Leo Mahon won 4&3
We now await the Results of Newlands v Powerscourt 
Newlands have to win 5-0 to overtake us 
Terry Kirwan 
Team Captain
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10/6/24 Today we played our 4th Super Seniors league match away to Powerscourt 

Result Powerscourt 3 Buttermountain 2

This leaves us in a good position going into our final league match at home to Castle in the next two weeks 

Each point gained is counted in the over league Table 

Before todays game we were in 1st place with 11 points Castle 10 Powerscourt 8

Now we have 13 Powerscourt 11

No results available for Castle

The games were all Very close game where 3 went to the last hole

Hugh Behan Gerry Brady won 1 up

Myself and Brendan O’Connor lost 1 up

John Hopkins John Reid lost 1up

Jim Graham Leo Mahon lost 2&1

Ray Dunne Mick O’Sullivan won 3&2

Great win for our most senior player Michael O’Sullivan 

 Well done to all the challenging long and hilly West Course 

Terry Kirwan 

Team Captain

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20/5/24

The result of today’s Super Seniors match at home to Forrest Little was

Butter Mountain 4 1/2 

Forrest Little 1/2

Ray Dunne and Paddy Horan halved their game

Hugh Behan and Gerry Brady won 3 & 2

Leo Mahon and John Reid won 

2 & 1

Brendan O’Connor and Terry Kirwan won 4 & 3

Jim Graham and Pearse O’Brien won 5 & 4

Another great result

Two more matches to go in our division 

Terry Kirwan 

Team Captain

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29/4/24

Result of today’s Super Seniors match at home to Newlands was Buttermountain 3.5 Newlands 1.5

Ray Dunne & Michael O’Sullivan lost 3&2

Hugh Behan & Gerry Brady’s game was halved

Jim Graham & Leo Mahon won 1up

Brendan O’Connor & Terry Kirwan won 4&3

The winning point was clinched on the 18th hole by 

Brian Campbell and Pearse O’Brien

Another great win in a tightly contested match 

Terry Kirwan 

Team Captain

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ROUND1 - AWAY to EDMONDSTOWN Play by Thurs 11th April

Edmondstown 2 Butter Mountain 3

Ray Dunne & Michael OSullivan won 6 & 5

John Hopkins & Joy Reid won 4 & 3

Jim Graham & Leo Mahon lost 2 & 1

Brendan O’Connor&Terry Kirwan lost 2& 1

Hugh Behan & Gerry Brady had a great victory winning on the 18th 1 up

Overall a great away  victory  

Terry Kirwan: Team Captain

ROUND 2 -HOME to NEWLANDS Play by Tuesday 7th May
ROUND 3 - HOME to FOREST LITTLE Play byTuesday 28th May
ROUND 4 - away to POWERSCOURT Play by Tuesday 18th June
ROUND 5 - HOME to CASTLE Play by Tuesday 2nd July

Open to members over 70yrs . Team Manager: Terry Kirwan, assistant team Manager: Leo Mahon.

Wednesday 26 June 2024

Golfer of the Year 2024

Golfer of the Year 2024 - Thru June Medal

 Player of the year points are allocated from position 1 to 10, 1st place gets 10 points, 2nd 9pts, etc.

Your best 6 results from the 7 X Medals + Capt's + President's count towards a Gross & Nett winner




Wednesday 12 June 2024

Match Play 2024

 Live Singles Draw     Live Scotch Foursomes

Scotch Foursomes: 

  • Both players in a team tee off Blue Tees , Choose preferred ball & Play alternate shots until completion of hole.
  • All players in the match will individually calculate a Course Handicap (CH).
  • Each Team takes 60% of the lower CH and 40% of the higher CH and adds them together, this is the pairs playing handicap.
  • The full difference between the 2 teams handicaps will determine the number of shots given/received.
  • Please note the new indices on the back 9 holes ! !

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Singles Match Play:

  • Play off Blue Tees: play off full Course Handicap on the day (laminated CH sheet is in Changing room and at reception). If player A has a 20 Course Handicap & Player B is an 18 CH, Player A would then get a shot on hole index 1 & Hole index 2. ( all other Holes would be off scratch).
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 This years MatchPlay "enforcer" is Bernard O'Callaghan. 0860635954 contact Bernard asap if you're having issues arranging a match.


GolfIreland Interclub events 2024

Inter-club competitions draws 2024 :

 Home to K Club in Leinster Men's Fourball, Sunday 19th of May 2pm  Manager: Hugh Behan
Super result for Hugh Behan and team in the Leinster 4 Ball Versus the K Club
We won in play off on Ist Hole. Mick Mc Keown sunk a raker of a putt.
Round 3 is V Elm Park GC on June 30th at 2.30pm
  •  We were home to Beechpark in the Pierce Purcell.3pm Sunday 19th of May. Manager: Jimmy Graham        A momentous 2nd Sunday win for The Club in The Pierce Purcell. An impressive 3&2 win for Cormac Doyle & Thomas Goulding. Mark Mahon & Brian Cruise won on the 18th. Away from home: team player manager Jimmy Graham & Ray Dunne narrowly lost out on the 18th at Beech Park. Leaving another playoff up the 1st at BMGC. Where Mark & Brian Edged out the opposition. Jimmy Graham wishes to thank all the players and support today ⛳
Round 3 is V The K Club on June 14th at 2pm. 2 teams home, 2 away.



  •  Home to Carrickmines on Sun 19th of May at 10am.  Barton Cup. Barton Cup result.4~1 against tough opposition we lost to Carrickmines. Beaten in the two away matches and lost in 1 home match..The game was played in good spirit and it was a great effort by our team competing against a team that had a number of very good low handicap players to choose from..  Manager: Mick McKeown
  • Away to Rathfarnham on Fri 17th of May at 4pm. 3-1 loss   Leinster Men's Senior Inter-club.  Manager: Paddy Horan
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