St Patricks GAA Club Dromahair
The cameras will be back in Dromahair next Sunday 1st Feb. all day to film training in the park. Both Katherine Lynch and Mickey Quinn will be there all day. The cameras will return to film training on Sunday 15th Feb, Sunday 22nd Feb, and Sunday 1st March. The cameras will be filming around the village and in local schools on Friday 6th of March before the team depart for Dublin at 2pm. The Cuala club have organised a lot of activities on the day of the match. Our ladies team will play Cuala ladies at 11.30 before the Celebrity Bainisteoir match and our junior team will play their juniors after the match. During the day there will also be bouncy castles, face painting and loads of other entertainment. After the match Cuala have organised an Apres match hosted by Des Cahill. We will have details of hotels in the area next week for those who intwend staying Saturday night.
We are holding a social night in conjunction with Celebrity Bainisteoir on Saturday 7th of February in the Clubhouse Bar. Music will be provided by Vivian O Loughlin and the club will be making presentations to the Club President and Vice Presidents on the night. Club player of the year for 2008 will be announced on the night. Our new club crest will also be officially launched. The cameras might be there on the night so hopefully all our supporters will come along.
The Executive committee is currently finalising the appointment of team mangers for 2009. The following have already been confirmed U10 JohnÓglynnmartin, John Kerins, John McMorrow. U12 Eoghan Sweeney, Gavin Sweeney, Noel Burke. U14 Gerry Fowley, Adrian McPadden, Oliver Conlon, U16 Hughie Clinton, Kenny Casey. Minor Jim Meehan, Kevin Conlan, Fergus Torsney Niall Curneen. If anyone is interested inÓgetting involved please contact a committee member.
We have ordered some new club tops and jackets with our new crest; these will be available to buy in the coming weeks in local shops along with flags and banners for Celerity Bainisteoir.
Leitrim Supporters Club
Tickets are now on sale locally for the Leitrim Supporters Club 2009. Tickets can be brought from Jim Meehan, Kevin Torsney, Hughie Clinton, Sean O Hara, Eoghan Sweeney. Please support the county team especially with Paddy McGowan on the panel.
Leitrim v Sligo
Well done to the Leitrim team and management on their great victory over Sligo. It was great to see Paddy McGowan coming on in the second half and he put in a very good performance.
The local IFA are currently selling tickets to their annual 25 Card Drive on Saturday 21st Feb. The proceeds this year go to Dromahair Community Preschool, so please support.
28-Jan-09 by Eoghan Sweeney