News from the clubs




National Veterans Tennis:

On the weekend of the 24th February Michael Murray and Martin Ormonde made the long trip to Belfast to take part in the National Veterans Tennis Championships. Playing in the over 50’s Martin Ormonde had some very long and gruelling matches. Martin played 4 matches 3 of which went to the wire. Martin showed through grit to make it to the Final. In the final Martin showed his grit but eventually went down in two straight set 6-3 6-3. Congratulations Martin and well done.

Munster Senior Cup:

On Sunday 3rd March the Quarter Finals of the Munster Cup took place in Hillview. Local rivals Hillview took on Larkspur Park. In a very competitive match Larkspur qualified for the Semi Finals by 4 games to 1.

Club Spring League:

The Tarrant Concrete Sponsored Tennis Spring League (Power Cup) is now in progress. It will be played on Mondays and Wednesdays for the next 2 weeks. The Finals will be held on Saturday Night 23rd March.

Pitch and Putt:

County Spring League:

The last round of the Tipperary County Board Spring League will take place in Larkspur Park on Sunday 10th March 2013.

St. Patrick’s & Easter Competition:

Starting on Monday 4th March and finishing on Saturday 6th April. Entry fee is €2.00 per-card. Play as many cards as you like at €2.00 each with your best two 18 hole cards to count. Prizes for ladies and gent’s.

Club Spring League:

The above competition will take place on Sunday 7th April. The entry sheet is on the notice board in the club hallway and in the pitch and putt kiosk. The closing date for entries is Thursday 4th April at 8.30pm. The entry fee will be €5.00 per-person.

Also starting on Sunday 7th April is the Ladies and Gent’s Players of the Year. The entry for this competition will be a once off payment of €2.00.

Another competition starting on Sunday 7th April is the Hole in One Competition. The entry fee is €2.00 per-person and is also a one off payment. Come on ladies and gentlemen and support your club.

Please note Fees for Groups wishing to book for outings for Tennis, Badminton, Table Tennis and Pitch & Putt will be accepted. You can contact Hillview Sports Club by phone on 052-6121805 at any time between 10.30am and 10.30pm every day. You can also write to the club secretary Mr. John Fitzgerald and send the letter to Hillview Sports Club, Mountain Road, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. You can check out our website to see our facilities at