O’Connell’s G.F.C. Club Notes
O’Connell’s lotto for Tuesday 9th January 2018.
Numbers: 8, 11, 23 & 31.
No jackpot winner.
7 match 3 winners each receive €30.
Next jackpot €20,000.
Results: Bord Na Mona O’Byrne Cup Louth 1-10, Longford 2-13: Bord Na Mona O’Byrne Cup Kildare 0-9, Louth 2-11.
Louth: Congratulations to O’Connells player Niall Conlon who is part of the Louth Senior team at the moment. He came on as the sub in the county’s first game of the season against Longford in the O’Byrne Cup and started the second game against Kildare and was one of the scorers in the victory over the Lilywhites.
Bingo: Bingo will continue in our clubrooms this Wednesday 17th January at 8.00pm, jackpot €2,500 in 48 numbers.
Blitzs: To begin the 2018 season for U7/U8 and U9/U10 Louth GAA Coaching and Games are organising blitzes in DkIT Sport for February and March on Saturday mornings. Time: (2 X 45minute slots), 10.00am to 10.45am for U7/U8s, 10.45am to 11.30am for U9/U10s Games: 3 teams per pitch. Each team will play 2 matches (1 bye), (7 a side for U7/U8), (6 a side for U9/U10). Can all clubs that are interested in entering teams let me know as soon as possible how many teams and what age group? We have 8 pitches booked and can accommodate 24 teams at each time slot. Clubs are asked to contribute €80 to help cover costs of hiring the facility for the 8 weeks. Saturday Dates: 1. February 3rd, 2. February 10th, 3. February 17th, 4. February 24th, 5. March 3rd, 6. March 10th, (OFF) March 17th ( St Patrick’s Day), 7. March 24th, 8. March 31st (Easter Saturday). Mairead Monahan, Louth GAA Games Development Administrator, Louth GAA Centre of Excellence, Readypenny, Dundalk, Co. Louth. firstname.lastname@example.org, 087-7560393.
Workshops: Louth GAA C&G’s Coaching & Games Conference 2018 will take Place on Saturday 20th January in The Louth GAA Centre of Excellence. ALL CLUBS SHOULD BE REPRESENTED. Venue: Louth GAA Centre of Excellence, Darver, Readypenny, Co. Louth Cost: Individual Tickets @ €10 pp. Group Ticket – 6 for the Price of 5 @ €50. Speakers on the day include Paul Clarke, John Divilly, Performa Sports, Pete McGrath & Declan Mussen and a question and answer session with all the coaches. Any of our coaches adult or juvenile who wish to attend this conference please contact the club as soon as possible.
Season Ticket: Get your 2018 season ticket now, adult €120 and U16’s €30 includes – Access to a discounted ticket for the all new GAA Championship group stages in your selected code. AIB GAA club finals on March 17th, all Allianz League matches in your code, including play-offs, semi-finals and final, plus your county’s opening championship fixture in your code. Access to an All-Ireland ticket included subject to meeting terms and conditions. The Adult CLUB+ version cost €200 also includes club championship fixtures in your chosen county and guaranteed access to an All-Ireland ticket should your county qualify.
Slimming World: Slimming World will be in our clubrooms every Monday from 7.00pm with consultant Sharon 086-1631310.
Féile 2018: You are invited to attend a meeting of the Hosting Club Meeting/Presentation Night that will be held on Thursday 25th January 2018 in Carrickdale Hotel. Registration from 6.45pm, meeting begins at 7.15pm. People required at this meeting are as follows: 1. Appointed Club Féile Co-Ordinator, 2. Club Juvenile Committee Chairperson, 3. Club Juvenile Committee Secretary. All the details that a club needs to know regarding hosting a visiting team and playing in Féile Peile 2018 will be discussed on this night.