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Congratulations to Dundalk Young Irelands on their excellent win over Kilkenny side Tullogher Rosbercon in the Semi-Final of the Leinster club Junior Football Championship last Saturday in O’Kennedy Park New Ross. They now play St Brigids from Offaly in the Final on December 8th in Drogheda.
Our Under 21 Club Competition final Newtown Blues and Mattock Rangers/Hunterstown Rovers/Glen Emmets is fixed for this Saturday night at 7pm in Darver
The 2018 Louth GAA Annual Convention takes place on Tuesday December 11th in the Centre of Excellence Darver at 7.30pm.
The GAA’s National Club Forum will take place in Croke Park on Saturday, December 8th.
The Forum provides an opportunity for club representatives to have their concerns aired and responded to at the highest level, and a rare chance to interact with fellow club personnel from around the country.
If you haven’t already signed up to attend, there are a limited number of places available for clubs interested in taking part.
If you or other club members are interested in being present on the day, go to the below link and complete the attached form before Sunday, November 18th.
*Please find the agenda attached.
If you are not attending personally, please forward this correspondence to the attendee.
A draw will take place at the conclusion of the forum for a number of prizes, including a pair of All Ireland Final tickets.
Following on from seminars pre-GDPR implementation in March, we are now running refresher seminars for Club delegates in this area post-GDPR implementation.In order to assist GAA Clubs to understand specifically what they must do to comply with the legislation, a number of Data Protection seminars are scheduled during November, one in each Province. The seminars will start at 7:00 PM and will last approximately 2 hours. Attendees can choose to attend the session that is closest to them.This Seminar is intended for Club Officials who are actively involved in the process of collecting, processing and storing information relating to members on an on-going basis. This may be the club Registrar or the Secretary or another volunteer and it will vary from club to club. Please bring this event to the attention of the relevant person in your club.
It is hoped to have as many GAA Clubs as possible in attendance and delegates interested in attending should reserve their place using the link below. The events are free but places are limited and you must reserve a place if you plan to attend.When is it on?Ulster – November 28th – Tyrone GAA Centre, Garvaghey @ 7pmLeinster – November 29th in Portlaoise TBC @ 7pm
Who should attend? The person in your GAA Club who is responsible for collecting and managing Personal Data is the most appropriate person to attend. If Clubs wish to send more than one delegate, that’s fine.
How do I book my place? You can reserve your place by completing the form available at the link below. Please choose the session which is most suitable to you. Please also indicate whether you have attended the Data Protection Seminars for Clubs in March. This is to ensure the content is tailored appropriately.
Please note the booking form is anonymous and therefore your name and address will not be collected when you click on the link. The booking form is for the purpose of gauging the number of attendees at each session only.
TOP OIL Leinster Post Primary Schools Senior Football A
TOP OIL Leinster Post Primary Schools Senior Football A
Br Bosco Cup 2018-19
GROUP TEAMS DRAW:
PRE LIM ROUND
a) Offaly Schools v Louth Schools 17.11.18 Offaly Venue
1. Winners Game (a) v Dundalk Schools 01.12.18 Offaly/Louth Venue
2. Wicklow Schools v Drogheda Schools 01.12.18 Drogheda Venue
3. Winners Game 1 v Winners Game 2 16.02.19
(Game 3 is a Quarter Final Game).
1. Sc. Aodhain
2. Naas CBS
3. Maynooth SS
4. St. Benildus
1. Knockbeg College
2. Sc Mhuire Clane
3. Colaiste Eoin
1. Moate CS
2. Joseph’s Rochfortbridge
3. Good Counsel
1. St. Peter’s Wexford
2. St. Mel’s Longford
3. Marist Athlone
1. Athlone CC
2. Ardsc. Na Trionoide Athy
3. Patrician Newbridge
1. St. Pat’s Navan
2. Col Mhuire Mullingar
3. St. Mary’s SS Edenderry
GAA Season Ticket
The 2019 GAA Season tickets are now on sale and will once again provide fantastic value for supporters in next year’s league and championship. Adult ticket will cost €120 and U16’s €30. This will allow the ticket holder access to discounted tickets for the championship group stages in your code.
The club AGM took place on Wednesday 21st November in the clubhouse and was well attended. An extract of the elected committee for the coming year is as follows:
President Oliver Brennan
Vice President Fr. Padraig Keenan
Chairperson Brian Cafferty
Vice Chairperson Bernard McIntyre and Alan Sweeney
Secretary Paula Hand
Treasurer Colm Prendergast
Our best wishes to all elected officers for the coming season and our sincere thanks to those outgoing officers who have worked tirelessly for the club.
Our Ladies Presentation Evening will take place on Friday 30th November in the clubhouse from 7.30 pm. This is sure to be a great night with music and craic.
Our local Schools Incentive Programme continues this Friday in St. Oliver’s Blackrock. Great feedback so far from both staff and children.Our thanks to Frank Lynch & Company, https://twitter.com/FrankLynchCo , for kindly supporting and sponsoring this important initiative. Thanks also to any mentors who are assisting with the programme.
We continue to get great numbers at our Juvenile Winter Development Programme. This continues every Saturday @ DkIT Sports for all children in U8 and above. If unsure of your time slot please refer to your coach. Huge thanks to all coaches, mentors, parents and volunteers who make themselves available each Saturday to ensure an enjoyable experience is had by all.
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/
Our website is http://www.geraldinesgfc.com/
Tickets for our annual Christmas draw are now available from the clubhouse bar. Prices are €2 for one line, or €5 for three lines, with a top prize of €500 up for grabs. The draw will take place on Saturday, 22nd December.
St Kevins GAA
Win a House for €100. St Kevins are holding a house draw, draw will take place on Saturday June 1st 2019. Tickets on sale at www.winahouse.ie or any committee member
Prizes: House or €200,000, €3,000 Carpet make over, Trip to New York, Belling cooker with the value of €1,500
Wolfe Tones GFC
Wolfe Tones AGM is Thursday 13th December in the Pheasant Pub Function room 7.30 pm. All members are asked to attend
Cuchulainn Gaels are pleased to announce that our AGM will be held on the 5th of December 2018 in the Granvue Hotel Omeath at 8pm. We are always looking to welcome new and old members to get involved in the club for the better of its day to day running and future development for you and us the Community!! So please spread the word and we look forward to seeing you all!
The Daniel Roche Memorial cup will take place on Saturday December 1st in Pentony Park from 10.30am. This 9-a-side U14 competition will be held in memory of Daniel Roche who we tragically lost way too soon.
Keep Nov 30th free in your diary for our annual Quiz Night in the Thatch Pub. Starting from 8pm and just €50 per team.
Our ‘Field of Dreams’ Car Raffle is now up and running. Tickets can be bought online at www.StNicholasGFC.com, from a committee members or locations about the town. This is your chance to New a 191 FIAT 500x for just €20. Check the website for all the other Great Prizes
Tickets are now available for our big Christmas Raffle. The draw takes place the Thursday before Christmas..
John Mitchels GFC
John Mitchels present Rory’s Stories on Saturday 8th December in the Nuremore Hotel at 9pm – Tickets €20
Tickets on sale from John Mitchels GFC club site on locallotto.ie, contact 087 6962295 or from any Committee member