Kiltubrid GAA Club Notes 29/08/2018

Club Development Draw – Kiltubrid GAA & Kiltubrid Ladies GAA Park Development Draw took place on Saturday 25th August. Results: €3,000 Brian Phelan, Naas, Co. Kildare, €1,000 Paul Martin, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, €500 Brian Treacy, Leitrim Village, Co. Leitrim and €100 each George Price, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, Barry & Bobby Lupton, Kilclare, Co. Leitrim, €100 Ciaran Lee, Aghacashel, Co. Leitrim, €100 Oliver Hooneyman, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim and €100 David Reynolds, Eslin, Co. Leitrim.  Big Thank you to everyone who supported our Successful Draw from throughout Leitrim and from further afield with all proceeds going to the Planned Development Works of Pairc Cill Tiobraid.  Well done to our tireless ticket sellers who put in a great effort over the past few weeks and to our Park Finance Committee for running the Draw. Thank you to our MC on the night John Lynch and our hosts Gerties Bar for their expertise on the night.


Lyp Sync Legends Launch Night – Last Saturday Night before a large crowd in Gerties Bar our MC John Lynch presided over the Launch of the Lyp Sync Legends Night due to take place on Saturday 17th November in the Landmark Central.  A joint effort by Kiltubrid GAA & Kiltubrid Ladies GAA this will see numerous Acts battle it out on the Night with their take on their chosen Musical Acts.  A great night will be in store but before that please keep an eye out in the usual Media Outlets for various lead up Events to the Big Night in November.


Smith Monumentals Intermediate Championship – We suffered our first defeat of the Intermediate Championship at the hands of Annaduff under lights in Cloone.  A keenly contested encountered we couldn’t reel in a hungry Annaduff side who hit the front early in the game.  Next up is a final round clash with Eslin on Sunday 9th September with Time/Venue TBC.


Un13 Boys – Our Un13 Boys ended their 2018 Championship campaign with a defeat to Allen Gaels on Monday.  Well done to all Players, Mentors and Parents for their efforts throughout the year.


Kildare Star Pays a Visit – Big Thank You to Kildare GAA & Leixlip GAA Star Tommy Moolick who paid our Un13 & Un15 Boys Team a visit last weekend and took them for a very well received Training Session by all Players & Coaches in attendance.  Tommy is a younger brother of our Senior Player Pat and luckily for Kildare & Leixlip Tommy like his brother Pat is a great role model to any young player on how play the game.  On the day Aaron Jordan & TJ McGovern were both presented with Jerseys by Tommy for winning the “Crossbar Challenge” at the end of their training session.


Wedding Bells – Congrats to former Player Patrick McKeon, Kilclare and Michelle Walsh who were married last weekend in Limerick.


Un16 50 Year Reunion

Following our recent successful Un16 50 Year Reunion former Kiltubrid GAA player Sean Duignan has Group Photo’s available from the weekend.  Please contact Sean at 087 324 1824 for further details.


Sympathies – We offer our deepest sympathy to the Burke family Aghacashel , the Walsh family Newport Co Mayo and the wider GAA community of the Burrishoole Club Co Mayo on the death of David Walsh who was killed in a traffic accident last Saturday.  May his soul rest in peace.


Online Shop – With the Championship underway, now is the time to get kitted out in the Green and Red and supporters our Club Teams after many Months of hard graft on the Training fields.  Newly launch gear now available to purchase online via the Kiltubrid GAA O’Neills Shop