Kiltubrid GAA Club Notes 30/07/2018

Smith Monument’s Intermediate Championship – Our Intermediate team got their Championship off to a winning start against Carrigallen in Ballinamore on Saturday last.  Recovering from a number of Injury setbacks the lads regrouped to go in at Half Time 8 Points in front before returning for the second half winning out on a scoreline of 2-09 to 0-09.  Next up is Ballinamore Sean O’Heslins Sunday 5th August at 12noon in Cloone.

Pyramid Bookmakers Junior Championship – We didn’t have a good day at the office against St Mary’s in the opening round of the Junior Championship last Sunday losing to a much superior St Mary’s outfit.  Next up is Mohill on Sunday 12th August with Venue/Time TBC.

Under 13 – Hard luck to our Un13 Boys who were defeated by Gortletteragh last week.  Up next is Sean O’Heslins away next Thursday 2nd August at 7.30pm.

County Underage – Well done to both Dylan Easterbrook and Danny McWeeney who were part of the Leitrim Un15 Panel for Adam Mangan Sheild in Offaly and also Aidan McCormack and Barry McWeeney who played for Leitrim Un16 against Louth in the Gerry Reilly Cup at the weekend.

Engagement – Congrats to Club Player Alan McGovern and Leonie McHugh who announced their engagement recently.

Latest Updates – Reminder that you can stay up to date with the latest happenings in Kiltubrid GAA on Facebook kiltubrid.gaa and Twitter @KiltubridGAA including live score updates from selected fixtures.

Coiste Na nÓg All-Ireland Draw – All Ireland Tickets and Cash Prizes to be won in Leitrim Coiste na nÓg draw, with all monies going to the support of underage football in the County. Tickets only €2 each or three for €5. Please let Carmel know on 0868337228 if you want tickets from the Kiltubrid allocation, or tell your coach at training. Great chance to get all Ireland Tickets!

Kids Summer Camp – Kiltubrid Ladies GAA are holding an Academy Summer Camp again this year, it is open to boys and girls aged 5-14. The camp will take place from Tuesday August 7th to Friday August 10th from 10am to 2pm daily with a focus on skill development through fun games. The camp will be run by fully qualified coaches, see Facebook & Twitter for full details.

Club Development Draw – Kiltubrid GAA & Kiltubrid Ladies GAA have launched a Park Development Draw with all funds raised going directly to our Park Re-Development Works.  There is €5,000 in prizes on offer with tickets available from Players & Club Members.  The Draw takes place on Saturday 25th August.  Tickets can also be purchased securely online via

Un16 Championship 1967 & 1968 Fifty Year Reunion – In 1967 and 1968 Kiltubrid GAA won back to back Un16 Championships.  To celebrate this Landmark achievement, a Fifty Year Reunion of both teams will be held on the weekend of 10th & 11th August with a number of events planned over both days.  Fri 10th August Mass in St Brigid’s Church, Drumcong at 8pm for deceased Players & Management of both teams followed by a Buffet Meal and Presentation in Cardiff’s Lakeside Tavern from 9pm with Live Music on the night.  Sat 11th August there will be a Guided Bus Tour of Kiltubrid Parish and surrounding areas.  More details on these events will be announced closer to the event.  There is an open invite to Everyone to share in what promises to be a wonderful occasion for both the Club and Parish.  Those who wish to attend the Buffet in Cardiff’s, Bus Tour or Meal in Drumshanbo please book with MJ McKiernan on 071 964 1312 or 086 392 5834

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