July 4, 2017
Recent Games – Well done to our senior footballers who recorded an important league win over O’Toole’s at the weekend.
Upcoming Games – Our hurlers are back in action this week. Our Inter team have a crucial championship game away to Fingallians on Wednesday night at 7-30 and an equally important league game at home to St. Brigid’s on Saturday evening at 6-30. Our junior hurlers have a championship game at home to Peregrines on Thursday night at 7-30. We need support for all games.
Inter-County Camogie Blitz – On Saturday, we are hosting an inter county camogie Blitz. All club pitches including the All Weather will be in use all day.
Paddy McConnell Memorial Cup – It was great to catch up with some old friends at the Paddy McConnell Memorial Cup on Saturday. Thank you to all who supported the event and raised much needed funds for the Portmarnock Lions Club.
Dublin Hurling and Football – Well done to Tommy Kinnane who played for the Dublin minor hurlers on Sunday, to Cian Hendricken who is involved with the seniors and to Laura Walsh and Grainne Power who were involved with the Dublin Junior Camogie squad in their match against Waterford on Saturday.
Good luck to Sean Hawkshaw, Gavin Nangle, Karl Bissett and Daragh O’Boyle who are all involved with the Dublin minor footballers on Wednesday night.
2017 Membership – All outstanding membership fees must be paid immediately. A strict “No Pay No Play” policy is now in place and all team mentors have been instructed that players who have not paid their membership will not be able to play for the Club until such time as they have made arrangements to pay their membership. Players or mentors who have not paid their membership are not covered by the GAA Player Injury Scheme.
Club Lotto – Members are requested to continue supporting the Club Lotto which is a vital part of the funding of the Club’s continued development. The next Club Lotto draw will take place on Sunday 9 July in the Club Bar for a Jackpot of €1,900 and the chance to win one of three “Lucky Dip” Prizes of €50. Play online athttps://naomhmearnog.ie/club-information/club-lotto/ or in the Club Bar.
Summer Camps – Book Online – The Summer Camps began this morning with the ever popular Cul Camp with in excess of 275 boys and girls taking part. The camps continue with the Mearnog Camp 1 (including a preschool camp) next week, the Mearnog Camp 2 (including a preschool camp) the following week, the Advanced Hurling Camp from 31 July to 4 August and the Advanced Football Camp from 8 to 11 August. Full details are available on the Club’s website at https://naomhmearnog.ie/juvenile/summer-camps/and from Paddy Gorey. To book online please click on https://www.myclubfinances.com/memberships_cart_m.asp?LL_ID=719&intMF_ID=2673#wizard_example
Starcamp – 14 to 18 August – Starcamp, Ireland’s largest Performing Fun & Games Camp is coming to Naomh Mearnog GAA Club from 14 to 18 August. For all Boys & Girls aged 4-12. Book Online at https://starcamp.ie/