Our new ‘BUY A BRICK’ fundraising campaign to help towards the continued building of our new community clubhouse is up and running. ‘BUY A BRICK’ gives you the chance to have your name forever part of our club. You can purchase a brick from any club member or online through our website. See Facebook or our website for more details.
Our Adult team are back training in the field Thursday at 8.00.
Nursery to U12s aswell as the girls are training back in Pentony Park from this week. See Facebook for more details on times.
Lotto results for 4th of June
6, 9, 10, 23
No Jackpot Winner.
2 matched 3 winning €75 each
Fergus Godfrey (Tredagh View)
Marie Gates (Hillview)
This weeks Jackpot €4360
Please continue to support our lotto which can also be purchased at Centras in Ballsgrove and the Rathmullen Rd each Saturday from 9 until 1.
Keep an eye on our Facebook and Website for more info.
N.Mairtin Lotto Results 05.06.19
Jackpot not won.
€17,000 next week.
Match 3 Numbers €150 Shared by Conor Meegan, Michael Boylan, Graham Mulroy.
Please support our lotto.
Can be purchased online www.naomhmairrin.com or in local retail outlets.
Thanks for your continued support.
Can all people using & visiting Naomh Mairtin Club, contribute to our Club + our community’s Monasterboice Tidy Towns & Tourism Group, by using the Bins supplied around our facilities plus if at the Club either playing, walking or supporting then please pick up any litter lying around & put it in the bins.
Everyone’s help will keep our Club facility & Community in tip top condition.
Kellogs GAA Cul Camp:
Kids can make friends for life and get a free training top, backpack and GAA jersey with #KelloggsGAACulCamps and be #Cul4life.
Register online at gaa.ie/kelloggsculcamps Official GAA
@naomhmairtin camp takes place July 1st – 5th
Book before June 12th to get free gear before the camp starts.
Health and Well Being:
Well done to all who took part in the AED/CPR and First Aid courses over the weekend.
We have spent considerable money in installing a 2nd AED machine and as well as maintaing this machine we need to ensure that in case of use that we have personnel within Teams at every grade or Club personnel who frequent club on a regular basis to be in a position to react and use machine in case of an incident / emergency.
So well done to all who spent time over the weekend training themselves up.
Well done to our coaches who were in Scoil Naomh Buithe last week as part of The GAAs Club Together Day. Over 200 children in the school received a day of coaching from our club coaches as well as Louth GAA coaches Shane Lennon and Craig Lynch. All had a great day.
Senior Division 1:
Naomh Mairtin v St. Brides on Tuesday 11th June @ 8pm in Knockbridge.
Last Weeks Results:
Naomh Mairtin 5-15 O’Connells 2-05
Hard luck to all the lads who represented the county teams over the last week.
Last weeks Lotto results, June 4th
Numbers drawn: 1-14-18-30
Nicola and Buster c/o Murphys Bar
Mick O’Driscoll c/o Doylesfort Grove
Shane Byrne c/o Pat Rogers
And Chris Mc Mahon c/o Noel Finnegan
This week’s Jackpot: €8000
Draw takes place Tues June 11th @10pm
- A big thank you to all who supported our Car Boot Sale at the weekend, in aid of our Ladies team
The Senior’s play St. Pats at home on Tuesday evening, with throw in at 8 pm. Please come along and support the team as they recommence their league campaign. Commiserations to the Louth team who exited the All Ireland trail with defeat against Antrim on Saturday. Hard luck all, and especially our own Gers trio of Dan, James and Jim.
Our Juniors played twice this week; Tuesday saw them take on and beat Hunterstown Rovers while on Friday the Dundalk Gaels would come away victorious.
As always plenty of activity within our juvenile section this past week with lots of games, blitz’s and training. We would like to congratulate our members who represented the Geraldines in the Louth GAA Skills Challenge during the past few days.
Our u14 girls continued their recent run of good form with a win against the Pats on Monday evening. Credit must be given to both teams for putting on a good display of football in awful conditions. Details of all club activities over the past week can be found on our social media platforms.
Make sure to check our social media every Monday for details of our forthcoming fixtures for the week and we welcome your support where you can.
One Club, One Community, Three Schools! Friday saw us host the first of two Parish School Blitz’s. 120 3rd class children met for a full hour of football at McGeough Park. We are grateful for the kind sponsorship of Frank Lynch & Co who assisted with providing transport of the pupils from the Rock schools to the Gers, and also to Sillis Green Veg who sponsored fresh fruit pots for all of the kids involved. Our 2nd Blitz will be for 4th Class on Friday 21 June and we encourage all parents, grandparents, family members and friends to come along and watch, and to check out our club and facilities.
GERS JERSEY COMPETITION …. Over the summer months we will be running a monthly competition to see where and with who you will be seen wearing the Green and White. Check our social media platforms for all the ways you can enter our new competition. Monthly O’Neill’s voucher for each successful winner in June, July and August up for grabs. So get snapping.
YOUR local Supervalu Fairways is supporting local clubs. Each time you visit Supervalu and spend over €30.00 please write Geraldine’s on your receipt and put into their collection box so that we may stand a chance of winning a new set of jerseys. We need 2000 vouchers to win so please remember to support the club.
Our Lotto is now €5,600.00. Thank you to everyone who continues to support our club lotto; these funds are vital to the club to maintain and upgrade our club facilities for all the parish to enjoy.
Bookings are now being taken for the Louth GAA Kelloggs Cúl Camps; please note our own club dates, Monday 01 July – Friday 05 July. Please book early to avoid any disappointment. Bookings can be made via www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie
FlashBack Friday…remember to check our social media every Friday to see what trip down memory lane we take!!!
We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our players the best of luck with their Junior & Leaving Certs. For club jerseys, gear and leisurewear please visit our online shop https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/geraldines-gfc.html For Twitter please follow us on https://twitter.com/GeraldinesGFC For Facebook please check out https://www.facebook.com/GeraldinesGFC/
For Instagram you can find us at https://www.instagram.com/geraldinesgfc
SEAN O MAHONYS
A very under-strength but experienced Sean O’Mahony’s Junior team put up good fight in a 11 goal thriller on the Point Road on Sunday morning, but faded in the second half and were beaten by a few late goals to leave a final score of SOM 4-13 Oliver Plunkets 7-12.
Next Tuesday, June 11th our senior team resume action in division 1 with a trip away to Newtown Blues at 8pm.
The Sean O’Mahony’s U12’s host Na Piarsaigh at 7pm next Friday evening on the Point Road.
The Sean O’Mahony’s Gaelic Football Club will be holding our annual Golf Classic at Greenore Golf Club on Friday the 26th July 2018. The proceeds from this year’s Golf Classic will help to fund the completion of our new facilities on the Point Road, which will be our great benefit all our members, young and old.. We currently have over 300 players and as this number is ever increasing, your support is both required and appreciated. The entry fee per team is €160, which includes green fees, refreshments, and the opportunity to win some excellent prizes. If you are not in a position to enter a team you, your business or your employer, may wish to sponsor a tee or green. Please contact Martin O’Brien on 086-1554118 at your earliest convenience to confirm a tee time.
The Inaugural Paddy Cheshire Memorial 5K will be held on Saturday 29th June at 7.00pm. In addition to be a long standing member of the Sean O’Mahony’s, Paddy was a former chairman of Dún Dealgan Athletics Club. His family remain involved in both the football and athletics community in the northeast..
The race will take place in “The Quay” area of Dundalk, finishing on the iconic ,The Navy Bank. The Course is flat, enabling good times and an opportunity for a personal best. All finishers will receive a fantastic medal and refreshments will be served afterwards in the club rooms. Parking and bag drop are also available on the day. Come and enjoy the event and see what makes the Quay a special place. This race has been granted an Athletics Ireland Permit and is for over 16’s only.
The Sean O’Mahony’s GAA Cul Camp is on the Point Road this year fron Jully 22nd to July 27th. Its for boys and girls from 6 to 13 years old and is from 10am to 2.30 for the 5 days. Don’t forget to book online before 12th June to receive the gear before the camps start.
NAOMH FIONNBARRA GFC & ST ANNES CAMOGIE
There was no jackpot winner in Naomh Fionnbarra G.F.C. and St. Anne’s Camogie Club Lotto draw held on Wednesday 5th June. The winning numbers were 6, 11, 24 & 28. There was 1 match 3 winner L.B.P. Young who won €150. Next weeks jackpot stays at €10,000. Tickets are available from the usual local outlets, Lotto sellers and any committee member. Funds raised from our Lotto draw go towards the running of the club and your support is greatly appreciated. There is now also an option to participate in the Club Lotto by Standing Order. There are 2 options to enter by (1) pay €15 every 2 months for 1 entry per week or (2) pay €38 every 2 months for 3 entries per week. Please contact any committee member if interested.
The lads Division 5 team were well beaten by Dreadnots on Sunday in Clogherhead.
The lads play again in Division 2 on Tuesday next 11th June v St Mochtas in John Markey Park, Ballygassan at 8pm.
The next game for the Ladies is first round of the Intermediate championship on 22nd June against the Pats.
Naomh Fionnbarra G.F.C Juveniles are hosting a Table Quiz in the Glyde Inn Annagassan on Friday 7th June at 9pm. Table of 4 €40. All support greatly appreciated.
Naomh Fionnbarra Juvenile committee would like to thank everyone who attended theirTable Quiz in the Glyde Inn Annagassan on Friday 7th June. 30 tables entered with over €2,000 raised for new goal posts. There was a great representation from mentors, supporters, players and parents. Up the Barrs! 💚💛
CPR training Dillonstown hall Friday 14th June. Three, One hour sessions from 5pm, 6.30pm and 7.30pm. Training provided by Irish Heart Foundation and is Free PLEASE register as soon as possible as places are limited. This training is for mentors, parents, club members over 18 and any other local community groups. Please pass on the word and encourage your friends and family to take part. Text, phone 0872937617 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. to register. For more info visit handsforlife.ie (you can also register here).
Naomh Fionnbarra G.F.C & St. Anne’s C.C. are hosting a Kellogs GAA Cul Camp from Monday 29th July to Friday 2nd August at John Markey Park, Ballygassan. Kids can make friends for life and get a free GAA jersey, training top and backpack. Its a fun action-packed week where children aged 6 – 13 play #GAA games with qualified coaches. #KelloggsGAACulCamps are week long camps from 10am – 2.30pm. Keep your kids active during the Summer holidays. Pick up a promotional pack of Kellogg’s Corn Flakes or Rice Krispies in store from April and enter the competition to win €5,000 worth of training gear for your team. #KelloggsGAACulCamps aren’t just for club members – anyone can get involved and learn to play #GAA and have great fun along the way. Great value Summer! Only €60/£50 per child with discounts for siblings and second camps. Places are filling up fast. Register now at the link below.
The club would like to express our deepest sympathy to the family of Declan Keenan, Farm Road, Annagassan. Declan was a former player who won a McArdle Cup medal in 1971 and was part of the panel which lost the 1973 Louth Junior Championship. May he Rest In Peace.
The Following numbers were drawn on Monday 10th June 2019 for the Jackpot of €11,400
01, 10, 22, 24
No Winner, Three Match 3 Winners €70
Suzanne Shevlin Online
May and Anna c/o Shop
Caoimhe Maxwell c/o D. Byrne
Lotto will resume next Monday 17th June for a jackpot of €11,600.
Tickets on sale (Priced €2) from Mac Namee’s Bar, Mc Guinness’s Bar Dundalk, Mc Keown’s Bar Dundalk, Giovanni’s Chipper, Today’s Local Shop, Cluskey’s Bar, Finnegan’s Foodstore Louth, Harrys Bar Dundalk, Copper Kettle Dundalk, any Committee Member/Player or play online at www.stbridesgfc.com
We wish to thank you for your continued support.
Lotto for Tuesday 11th June 2019.
Numbers: 14, 15, 22, 24.
No jackpot winner.
2 match 3 winners each receive €100.
Next jackpot €3,800.
Results: Division 6 League Naomh Mairtin 5-15, O’Connells 2-6: All Ireland Qualifiers Louth 1-11, Antrim 2-16.
Fixtures: Under 12 Division 2, Friday 14/6/19, Kilkerley Emmets/Naomh Malachi v O’Connells/Stabannon, Away, 7.00pm: Division 6 League, Saturday 15/6/19, O’Connells v O’Raghallaighs, Grove, 7.00pm: Under 8 Blitz, Sunday 16/6/19, Tullyallen, 11.00am: Under 10 Blitz, Monday 17/6/19, Sean McDermotts, 7.00pm:
Division 6: We had a heavy defeat last Friday night against Naomh Mairtin in Monasterboice. Yet again we had just 13 to start with and as you can see from the team below we have to thank our veterans for lining out again for the club. We started well in this competition but have lost the last two games mainly due to not having the full team for the fixtures.
Team: Leslie Walsh; David Neasy, Stefan O’Hanrahan; Ryan O’Hanrahan, Keith Ryan, James Clerkin; Andrew Sharkey 0-1, Jack Saddlier; Conor Culligan 2-3, John Quinn; Cian O’Dwyer 0-2, Stuart Reynolds, Jonathon Conlon. Subs Jim Connolly for S. Reynolds(BC), Emmet Byrne for J. Conlon.
Best Wishes: Congratulations and good luck to one of our players TJ Doyle who gets married this Friday to Stabannon Ladies GAA Captain Bronagh McGrane. Pizza and football the perfect match! The best of luck to both from all at O’Connells GFC.
Bingo: Bingo will continue in our clubrooms this Wednesday 12th June at 8.00pm, jackpot €3,700 in 48 numbers.
Exams: Best of luck to any of our players, members and supporters who will be taking their junior or leaving cert exams at the moment.
Social Dancing: There will be social dancing on Saturday 15th June in our clubrooms from 9.00pm, music by Images, admission €10 and refreshments will be served.
Cúl Camp: The O’Connells cúl camp for 2019 will be on from 15/7/19 to 19/7/19 and online booking is now open on www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie. Book before midnight 12th June and get your gear before camps start.
Slimming World: Slimming World will be in our clubrooms every Monday from 7.00pm with consultant Aveen 087-3620348.
Kilkerley Emmets lotto 11/06/2019, week 17. Jackpot €5,000, numbers drawn – 09, 12, 14, 17 – no winner. Winners of €20 each – Annie Fee c/o M McGeown; Ronal Lennon c/o A Lennon; Gerard Meehan c/o B Mulholland; Lily Quigley c/o M Quigley; John McGeown c/o M McGeown. Thanks to all who supports the club lotto and those that promote and assist at draw each Tuesday night. Funds raised go to the week to week costs of running the club. The lotto continues on 18/06/2019 for Jackpot of €5,100.
There was no winner of the Jackpot of €7,100 on 02/06/2019. The numbers drawn were 13,17,23,26 The €50 winners were 1. Sorcha Byrne c/o Eugene McArdle 2. Conn Hinchy c/o Aidan Gorham 3. St Peter’s AC c/o Paddy Bell
There was no winner of the Jackpot of €7,200 on 09/06/2019. The numbers drawn were 1, 3, 5, 12 The €50 winners were 1. Paula Murtagh c/o Paul Murtagh 2. Kim Yore c/o Centra 3. Aidan Brennanc/o Paddy Bell
Training for all juveniles continues this Saturday afternoon at the Fairgreen from 2pm to 3pm with the usual €2 contribution still applying.
Our U14 team had mixed fortunes over the weekend Friday June 7 to Sunday June 9, as they represented Louth at the National Feile na nGael in Cork. Competing in Div 8 the following were their three group games results – Naomh Moninne 1-5 Kilbrittain 1-6; Naomh Moninne 1-2 Castlebar Mitchell’s 3-5; Naomh Moninne 0-5 Ahan Gaels 2-5. They went on to beat Abbeydorney (Kerry) by 1-7 to 0-4 in the Shield quarter final on Saturday afternoon. They lost to Castleblaney in the semi final on Sunday afternoon by 3-2 to 2-1 but everyone can be proud of how they represented the club. Well done players, mentors and supporters.
Six of our senior squad suffered heartbreak when Louth were relegated to the Lory Meagher Cup for 2020 by the concession of late late goal to Monaghan in the Nicky Rackard Cup relegation playoff in Crossmaglen on Saturday afternoon June 8. The final scoreline was 4-17 to 2-20 and the Moninne players involved were Donal Connolly, John Martin, Darren O Hanrahan, Darren Geoghegan (0-13), Feidhelm Joyce (0-1) and Padraic Fallon.
The players attention now turns to club action where Moninne will play St Fechins in the senior league in Termonfeckin next Sunday afternoon June 16 at 3pm.
The Naomh Moninne Cul Camp will run from Monday July 29 to Friday August 2 in Dowdallshill and bookings can be currently done on line at gaa.ie/Kelloggsculcamp at a cost of €60 and €55 for a second child. You can guarantee your child playing gear for the camp by pre booking on line now.
Membership is still being collected at the following rates – adult player €60, student player €25, non player €25, juvenile €20 and family membership is €60.