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Paddy McConnell 7s Tournament

Naomh Mearnóg are delighted to staged the Paddy McConnell 7s tournament on the 30th June 2018.

This Junior football 7 aside tournament (all players must be 35 or over) is a memorial tournament in memory of Paddy McConnell, a member of Naomh Mearnog. The tournament will take place on Saturday the 30th of June in Naomh Mearnóg GAA Club in Portmarnock, Co. Dublin.

All proceeds left over when all expenses are covered will be donated to Cancer Research, in memory of Paddy McConnell. There will be open collection buckets on the day for this cause for spectators and supporters. The facilities of the club will be available to all players and supporters on the day. There will be tea, coffee, scones and a bbq (burgers & hot dogs) for sale throughout the day with bar service available in the club’s bar.

If you are interested in participating please contact Richard on 087 908 8139 / rpfizmaurice@hotmail.com

  • Name of Club
  • Name of main contact
  • Phone number of Main contact.
  • The number of teams you wish to enter into the tournament.
  • The number of players on each team
  • The name of the players
  • A deposit of 100 euro to hold your place

Tournament Format
Registration is scheduled for 10:30am with games commencing at 11:30am. Each team will play in a division of 4 teams with each team playing 3 matches of 20 minutes duration. Each team will consist of 12 players with unlimited substitution (roll on roll off). Order of merit within each division will be determined by 1) points accumulated 2) result of match between 2 teams on equal points 3) point difference. Games will be
refereed by official referees and will be played under the rules of the GAA. The top 2 teams will progress to quarter finals, semifinals
and a final.

Important Notes
All players must be official members of the GAA insurance scheme. It is the responsibility of each club to make sure this is the

A fee of €20 will be charged to each player or €240 per team. This is to cover 1) Referees fees 2) Medical attendees 3) A burger
meal for each player.

If you are interested in participating please contact Richard on 087 908 8139 rpfizmaurice@hotmail.com