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Seniors march on to Round 2 (11/08/17)

posted 18 Aug 2017, 04:27 by ballymacnab armagh

 
The Senior Championship got under way on Friday 11 August when our lads had a 2-16 to 1-09 win over Cullaville. Match Report

Reserves win County Championship (02/08/17)

posted 16 Aug 2017, 05:46 by ballymacnab armagh

 
Our Reserves made it 3 Championship titles in 4 years when they defeated Madden 0-15 to 1-04 in the Final at the Athletic Grounds. Match Report

Club News Letter - 24 July 2017

posted 25 Jul 2017, 16:37 by ballymacnab armagh   [ updated 16 Aug 2017, 05:42 ]

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 24/07/17

SENIOR

Well done to the Seniors who secured promotion back to Division 1A after a 1-17 to 1-13 win over Annaghmore and a 2-18 to 4-12 draw with Dromintee. Their final league game is on Friday away to Wolfe Tones @730pm

RESERVES

No game last week. Preparation focused on the Championship Final v Madden on Wednesday 2 August

UNDER 18

The Minors concluded their league campaign last night with a 4-17 to 5-10 win over Ballyhegan. Next game will be in the Championship in August when they face the winners of O’Doirnin Blues/Madden

UNDER 16

The Under 16s have 2 games this week: Thursday away to Silverbridge in the League @ 730pm and then on Sunday they travel to Clan na Gael for a Quarter Final tie in the Championship @630pm

UNDER 14

The Under 14s had a good win tonight beating Ballyhegan 3-11 to 5-04. They have another league game on Friday at home to Maghery @730pm

UNDER 12.5

Training resumes on Sunday @ 10am

UNDER 6, 8 & 10

Training resumes on Sunday @ 10am

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July. Forms can be downloaded via:www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 24/07/17 Lucky numbers were 19-23-26-29. No winner. 1 Match 3 numbers, winning £25: Kathleen HarveySellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw –Monday 31/07/17, JACKPOT £7,400. (Rota KGribben & BMcKee). Tickets can be purchased online via www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

GOOD LUCK ARMAGH!

Good luck to Rory, Gavin and the Armagh team in Saturday’s qualifier

Members who have made a request for a ticket for this game can collect them at the Clubrooms on Thursday @8pm.

CONGRATULATIONS!

Congratulations the Club Register Seamus McArdle and his wife Michelle on the birth of their son Padraig last week.

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

 

Under 6 - NO training this week 

 

Under 8 - NO training this week 

 

Under 10 - NO training this week

 

Under 12 - NO training this week

 

Under 14 - League match v Derrynoose Tues eve 25th July 6.15pm in Derrynoose. Girls are top of league so hopefully will continue in their winning ways. Training Wednesday 7.30 -8.30 and Saturday 12.15 -1.30pm. (note: u14 match v Keady that had been rescheduled from 15th Aug to Thurs 27th July is to be changed, re-fixed date will be notified in due course)

 

Under 16 - Training continues on Wednesdays 7.30 -8.30pm and Saturday 12.15 - 1.30pm. Next match foru16s is Kilkeel 9-aside tournament on 20th Aug

 

Under 18 - Match v Tullysarren Fri 28th (home venue). Throw in time not yet known

 

Seniors - No game this week.

 

County u16s through to Ulster Final: Well done to Ballymacnab players Ellie Mckee and Cara Crilly who both played their part in Armagh's fabulous win over Down in Ulster semi-final on scoreline of 5-17 to 2-6. Well done also to senior player Ciara Hayes who is on the county u16 management team. Good luck in Ulster final girls.

 

Good luck to Mullabrack ladies u14s in their Championship match on Monday 24th against Carrickcruppin. 14 of the team are St Brenda's players.

 

Armagh football - Best of luck to Armagh and especially Ballymacnab's Rory Grugan and Gavin McParland as Armagh take on the Lilywhites on Saturday.

 

Recycling - Please use the recycling bin situated in the carpark at the pitch to recycle old school uniforms etc

 

Summer Camp - This years summer camp takes place 21st - 23rd August, for P3 (September 2017) to current under 16 players. Cost is £20 per child, £15 for 2nd/3rd child up to a maximum of £50 per family. Registration forms available at underage training. Please return completed forms by 31st July.

 

Save the Date - The football and camogie clubs are hosting a joint "Gala Night" in the Hillgrove Hotel on Saturday 10th March 2018 to celebrate Gaelic Games and Culture in Ballymacnab. More details to follow in the following weeks.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Classes in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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Reserves reach County Final (09/07/17)

posted 10 Jul 2017, 04:31 by ballymacnab armagh

 

Well done to the Reserve players and management who have qualified for the Championship Final after a 0-15 to 0-09 win over Harps in the Semi Final. They now meet Madden in the Final on Wednesday 2 August

Club News Letter - 3 July 2017

posted 4 Jul 2017, 05:52 by ballymacnab armagh

 

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 03/07/17

SENIOR

The Seniors had two great wins over the weekend. Firstly at Home on Friday with a 2-17 to 2-08 win over Whitecross. Brian McCone and Jack Grugan getting the 3 pointers and on Sunday they recorded a 2-15 to 2-08 win away to Culloville, Brian McCone getting both the goals. Next fixture is a crucial tie at Home to Madden @8pm on Thursday.

 

RESERVES

The Reserves lost their first league tie last week away to Dromintee, 2-10 to 0-15 but have already qualified for the knock out stages. Good luck in Sundays Championship Semi Final tie against Harps in Pearse Og Park @4pm

 

UNDER 18

Next game at Home to Madden on Monday 10th @730pm

 

UNDER 16

No game this week

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s narrowly lost to Granemore 4-11 to 4-09 last week. They face Madden at Home on Tuesday @730pm

 

UNDER 12.5

Under 12s play An Port Mor on Thursday @7pm.Training Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s played Tullysaran last week with 13 players fielding in 2 games. Next game on Wednesday @ 7pm in Ballymacnab v Lisbrack. Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 8

Next game on Wednesday @ 7pm in Ballymacnab v Lisbrack. Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 6

Next game on Wednesday @ 7pm in Ballymacnab v Lisbrack. Training on Sunday @10am 

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July. Forms can be downloaded via:www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

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FOOT/GOLF DAY

Thanks to all who took part and sponsored our Annual Underage Fundraiser on Saturday

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 03/07/17 Lucky numbers were 2-10-20-32. No winner. 2 Match 3 numbers, winning £25 each: D.Trainer, Marty KennedySellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw –Monday 10/07/17, JACKPOT £7,100. (Rota BMaguire&TSmyth). Tickets can be purchased online via www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

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MONTHLY DRAW

Monthly Draw winners:

 

£500: Aidan McParland

 

4x£100: Eamon McArdle, Rosie Smyth, Mark Keegan, Brendan Trainer

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

 

Under 6 - Training Saturday 11am - 12pm.

Under 8 and 10 - Matches v St Brigids and Eglish on Tuesday 04th July, meeting in Sherrys field at 5.45pm. NO training on Thursday. Training continues on Saturday 11.00 -12.00.

Under 12 -Girls lost out by a goal in their 2nd league outing on Saturday past to Crossmaglen. Next league fixture is Thursday at 6.15 against Derrynoose at home - meeting at 5.45pm.Training this week is Wednesday at 7.30 -8.30pm and Saturday morning 11 -12pm.

Under 14 - Home league fixture on Tuesday v Granemore meeting at 5.15pm. Training Wednesday 7.30 -8.30 and Saturday 12.30 -1.30pm.

Under 16 - St Brenda's notched up another 2 league points againt Tullysaran last week. Next league game on Thursday 06th July v Granemore, a home tie at 5 O'Clock. Training continues on Wednesdays 7.30 -8.30pm and Saturday 12.30 - 1.30pm.

Seniors - St Brenda's finished their league campaign last week and find themselves mid way in the Premier division. Focus now turns to the championship in 7 weeks against neighbours Granemore.

Recycling - Please use the recycling bin situated in the carpark at the pitch to recycle old school uniforms etc proceeds go towards up keep of the changing rooms.

Summer Camp - This years summer camp takes place 21st - 23rd August, for P3 (September 2017) to current under 16 players. Cost is £20 per child, £15 for 2nd/3rd child up to a maximum of £50 per family. Registration forms available at underage training. Please return completed forms by 31st July.

Save the Date - The football and camogie clubs are hosting a joint "Gala Night" in the Hillgrove Hotel on Saturday 10th March 2018 to celebrate Gaelic Games and Culture in Ballymacnab. More details to follow in the following weeks.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Classes in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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Club News Letter - 26 June 2017

posted 27 Jun 2017, 07:35 by ballymacnab armagh

 

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 26/06/17

 

SENIOR

The Seniors suffered a Home defeat to Tír na nÓg last week. Lets hope they can get back to winning ways this weekend with 2 Fixtures: Home to Whitecross @8pm (Friday) and Away to Culloville @2pm (Sunday). The Annaghmore game has been refixed for Sunday 9 July

 

RESERVES

Well done to the Reserves who progressed to the Semi Final of the Championship last Wednesday with a 1-13 to 0-5 win over Pearse Og, Brian McClelland getting the goal. The draw for the Semi Final has been made and we shall face the winners of Clan na Gael/Harps replay on 5 July. The Reserves are back in League action away to Dromintee @8pm

 

UNDER 18

The Under 18s had no game tonight

 

UNDER 16

The Under 16s lost 3-18 to 1-08 against Carrickcruppen last week in the league. The lads are in Championship action on Thursday @715pm away to Clan na Gael. All support appreciated!

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s travel to Granemore for an Away tie in the league tomorrow @730pm.

 

UNDER 12.5

Training on Wednesday @630pm and Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s will be taking part in a Blitz in Shane O’Neills on Saturday, first game @ 10:15am. Training on Wednesday @630pm, NO Training on Sunday

 

UNDER 8

Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 6

Training on Sunday @10am

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July. Forms can be downloaded via:www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

 

FOOT/GOLF DAY

After the success of last year’s underage fundraiser, our Youth Officer Michael Beagan has once again organised a 'Golf Football 4 Ball Tournament' in Newry Golf Course on Saturday 1 July. The rules are the same as normal 4 ball golf only kicking a football over the 18 holes! Anyone wishing to take part please contact Michael on 07749541288. If you have not got a group of 3 others to play with, you will be put into a group of 4. All Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. We hope to have a big turnout and encourage all parents to take part. It’s also a great opportunity for former greats to get ‘the boots’ back on and strut their stuff alongside current senior and underage players. Michael will also give you your kick off time. A great days craic lies in store and all for only £10 per player. There will be prizes for adult partners with the best score as well as the best adult & child partners. Last years winner was Neil Gribben

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 26/06/17 Lucky numbers were 6-13-14-16. No winner. 3 Match 3 numbers, winning £25 each: Orla Trainor, Marie McManus, Peter Cumiskey. Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw –Monday 03/07/17, JACKPOT £7,000. Tickets can be purchased online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

Due to O'Tooles Bar now closed, the Lotto Draw shall be made in the Clubrooms, on Mondays. Sellers are asked to please make your returns by 9pm and assist in th echecking of tickets.

 

MONTHLY DRAW

The Next Monthly Draw will take place on Monday 3 July. Promoters are asked to make their returns by then.

 

5k RUN/BARN DANCE

Thanks to all who attended and contributed the our fundraisers last weekend

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

 

Under 6 - Training Saturday 12.30 -1.30pm.

 

Under 8 and 10 - Training continues on Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm and Saturday 11.00 -12.00.

 

Under 12 - Next training session is Thursday at 6.30 -7.45pm. Away game v Crossmaglen on Saturday 01st July time TBC.

 

Under 14 - Training Wednesday 7.30 -8.30 and Saturday 12.30 -1.30pm.

 

Under 16 - Next league game v Tullysaran, an away tie in Tullysaran at 7.30pm. 

 

Seniors - St Brenda's shared the points with Aghagallon on Wednesday past in the return league fixture on a scoreline of 2:11 to 1:14. Next league fixture on Wednesday 28th June at home to Keady at 7.00pm.

 

Well done - to captain Emer Rafferty and the St Brenda's girls who are members of the Mullabrack girls under 14 feile team who took part last weekend in the National Feile and got through to the semi final where they were beaten by a goal. They did themselves and their families proud.

 

Disco - End of school year disco this Friday 30th June 7.00 -8.30pm, age 4 -10 years, £3.00 entry - family discounts, tuck shop and spot prizes.

Good luck - to St Brenda's under 14 camogs Aine Rice and Kate Crilly who are playing for Armagh in the All-Ireland under 14 final against Leitrim in Drumalane, Co. Cavan on Saturday 01st July at 2pm.

 

Summer Camp - This years summer camp takes place 21st - 23rd August, for P3 (September 2017) to current under 16 players. Cost is £20 per child, £15 for 2nd/3rd child up to a maximum of £50 per family. Registration forms available at underage training. Please return completed forms by 31st July.

 

Save the Date - The football and camogie clubs are hosting a joint "Gala Night" in the Hillgrove Hotel on Saturday 10th March 2018 to celebrate Gaelic Games and Culture in Ballymacnab. More details to follow in the following weeks.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Classes in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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Club News Letter - 19 June 2017

posted 20 Jun 2017, 14:34 by ballymacnab armagh


BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 19/06/17

SENIOR

Next game – Friday 23 June, Tir na nÓg (Home), throw in @8pm

 

RESERVES

The Reserves maintained their unbeaten run with a 1-09 to 0-10 league win at home against Granemore last Wednesday. Gary McKee got the first half goal. Attention turns to the Championship this week with a Quarter Final tie away to Pearse Og on Wednesday @ 745pm. All support appreciated.

 

UNDER 18

The Under 18s continued their recent good form with a win over O'Doirnin Blues, 2-17 to 4-06

 

UNDER 16

The Under 16s lost 6-14 to 1-09 against Kileavy last week in the league. They travel to Carrickcruppen on Thursday 24 for a league tie @715pm

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s had a 6-08 to 2-06 win against Loughgilly Gaels last week in the league.

 

UNDER 12.5

The Under 12.5s squad had two games last week, losing to Granemore but defeated Naomh Eoin. Training on Wednesday @630pm and Sunday @10am,.

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s played O’Hanlons on last Wednesday in a thrilling encounter. Training on Wednesday @630pm and Sunday @10am,.

 

UNDER 8

Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 6

Training on Sunday @10am

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July. Forms can be downloaded via:www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

 

FOOT/GOLF DAY

After the success of last year’s underage fundraiser, our Youth Officer Michael Beagan has once again organised a 'Golf Football 4 Ball Tournament' in Newry Golf Course on Saturday 1 July. The rules are the same as normal 4 ball golf only kicking a football over the 18 holes!  Anyone wishing to take part please contact Michael on 07749541288. If you have not got a group of 3 others to play with, you will be put into a group of 4. All Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. We hope to have a big turnout and encourage all parents to take part. It’s also a great opportunity for former greats to get ‘the boots’ back on and strut their stuff alongside current senior and underage players. Michael will also give you your kick off time. A great days craic lies in store and all for only £10 per player. There will be prizes for adult partners with the best score as well as the best adult & child partners. Last years winner was Neil Gribben

 

ARMAGH v FERMANAGH

Good luck to Rory & Gavin in Sundays Qualifier with Armagh

 

This is an unreserved fixture where tickets can be bought on the day at the grounds or in advance from http://armaghgaa.tickets.ie or in the local stores, (Centra Keady, Centra Crossmaglen, O’Kanes Armagh, O’Neills Newry, and Supervalu Newry). CLUBS HAVE NO ACCESS TO TICKETS. Seating is just on a first come first served basis

 

Anyone with a season ticket will be email directly from seasontickets.ie

 

Ticket Information

Adult €15.00/£13.00

Juvenile €5.00/£5.00

Student/Senior Citizens tickets available on match-day only. €10.00/£9.00

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 19/06/17 Lucky numbers were 1-5-7-27. No winner. 2 Match 3 numbers, winning £25Conor Kennedy, Pauline Murdoch. Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw –Monday 26/06/17, JACKPOT £6,900. (Rota KGribben & BMcKee) Tickets can be purchased online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

 

Due to O'Tooles Bar now closed, the Lotto Draw shall be made in the Clubrooms, onMondays. Sellers are asked to please make your returns by 9pm and assist in thechecking of tickets.

 

5k RUN/WALK

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE 5K RUN/WALK

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The 5k Run/Walk will take place around the Club Grounds and surrounding area on Saturday 24 June @11am. Participation entry is £10. Registration and warm up from 930am.

You can register online or on the morning of the event from 930am. There is an alternative route for anyone who wishes to take a pram or buggy. CAR PARKING available within the Club Grounds and Church Grounds.


There shall be trial 5k walkthrough of the course on Thursday @630pm. This event is open to all abilities and will see the completion of our 9 week 'Couch 2 5k' programme which has be a huge success and a popular fundraiser.

 

All those who take part in the Run/Walk on Saturday will receive a complimentary ticket to our Barn Dance and BBQ in the Community Hall on the same day (Saturday 24th!) where music will be provided by Limelite. All for £10 Donation, what better way to support the Club!!!

So spread the word and get involved!

 

BARN DANCE

The Club are running a Barn Dance and BBQ in the Hall on Saturday 24 June. Admission £10 at the door, Music by ‘Limelite’. Tickets available from Committee Members or payment at the door.

 

SYMPATHY

All at the Club were saddened to learn of the passing of Kathleen Kennedy. Kathleen made a great contribution to the Club as one of our Lotto Promoters and a keen supporter down through the years. We offer our deepest sympathy to her husband Joe, sons Shane, Paul and Ryan, her brother Sean, parents and entire family circle.

 

SAVE THE DATE

Ballymacnab Round Towers GFC and St Brenda's Camogie Club are hosting a joint ‘Gala Night’ in the Hillgrove Hotel on: Saturday 10 March 2018 to Celebrate 'Gaelic Games and Culture in the Ballymacnab area'. More details to follow in the coming weeks, watch this space......

 

STEWARDS AT ATHLETIC GROUNDS

Each club has been requested to send at least two volunteers, male or female, over the age of 18 to the Athletic grounds to help steward at this weekend’s games.  With over 20,000 people expected in the grounds on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June this would be a great help. Anyone who has not stewarded before will not be left on their own. Anyone interested, please forward name to Nelius Boyle

 

The Health and Well-Being Committee of Armagh GAA have organised a trip to Croke Park on Thursday 29th June.  This event is particularly geared towards senior citizens and we would encourage all clubs to support this event.

 

Itinerary

Bus Departure Times

Davitt Park - 9.00am

Athletic Grounds - 9.40am

Carrickdale Hotel - 10.30am

 

Croke Park Museum/Tour - 12 noon - 1.45pm

Lunch - 1.45pm

Depart Croke Park for Return Journey - 3.00pm

 

The cost of this trip is £14 or €16.50.

 

Names must be forwarded to administrator.armagh@gaa.ie by Tuesday 27th June at 12noon.

 

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

 

Under 6 - Training Saturday 12.30 -1.30pm.

 

Under 8 and 10 - Training continues on Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm at the pitch. Training on Saturday 12.30 - 1.30pm. please note the change in time.

 

Under 12 - The under 12's won their 2nd league game of the year against Keady tonight (Monday) on a scoreline of 1:1 to 0:0.Next training session is Saturday at 12.30 - 1.30pm.

 

Under 14 - St Brenda's under 14s headed off to Trim on Saturday past to take part in the Regional feile. This is a competition run by Croke Park for those teams beaten in their county feile final. St Brenda's were in a group with Slaughneil (Derry), Celbridge (Kildare), Castletown Geoghagan (Westmeath) and The Harps (Laois). The girls won all 4 of their group games in very closely contested games and were up against Birr (Offaly) in the semi-final. The girls overcome their opponents with 4 points to spare. Ballycastle (Antrim) who also won all their games in their group were the opposition in the final. Unfortunately after playing for over 2 and half hours in the sweltering heat, and despite throwing everything at their opponents Ballycasltle ran out worthy winners. The girls played fatastic against very tough opposition and St Brenda's are very proud of each and everyone one of you.

 

Under 16 - League game v Granemore was postponed. 

 

Seniors - St Brenda's lost out to Madden on Wednesday past in the return league fixture on a scoreline of 2:15 to 1:12. Next league fixture on Wednesday 21st June away to Aghagallon at 7.00pm.

 

Well Done - To Ellie McKee who came second in the Ulster Poc Fada on Wednesday evening past in the under 16 category.

 

Good luck - to captain Emer Rafferty and the St Brenda's girls who are members of the Mullabrack girls under 14 feile team who head off this weekend to Cavan to take part in the National Feile.

 

Summer Camp - This years summer camp takes place 21st - 23rd August, for P3 (September 2017) to current under 16 players. Cost is £20 per child, £15 for 2nd/3rd child up to a maximum of £50 per family. Registration forms available at underage training. Please return completed forms by 31st July.

 

Save the Date - The football and camogie clubs are hosting a joint "Gala Night" in the Hillgrove Hotel on Saturday 10th March 2018 to celebrate Gaelic Games and Culture in Ballymacnab. More details to follow in the following weeks.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Classes in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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Club News Letter - 12 June 2017

posted 12 Jun 2017, 17:05 by ballymacnab armagh


BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 12/06/17

 

SENIOR

Our Senior lost 0-10 to 1-10 away to Whitecross last Friday. Next game – Sunday 18 June Annaghmore (Away), throw in @2pm

 

RESERVES

The Reserves maintained their unbeaten run with a 1-17 to 0-08 win at home to Dromintee. They face Granemore at Home on Wednesday @8pm. The Draw for the Quarter Finals of the Championship was made last week and we shall face Pearse Og (away) on Wednesday 21 June.

 

UNDER 18

The Under 18s returned to League action tonight, after the exam break, with thrilling away win over Naomh Eoin on a scoreline of 2-23 3-15. Next game Sunday 18th v Madden in Ballymacnab @ 630pm

 

UNDER 16

The Under 16s return to League action, after the exam break, with a tie against Killeavy in Newtown @ 730pm

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s travel to Whitecross on Tuesday for a League tie against Loughgilly Gaels @715pm.

 

UNDER 12.5

The Under 12.5s had a win over An Port Mor at the weekend. They face Granemore on Wednesday at Home @630pm

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s played Clady at the weekend. They have a game away to O’Hanlons on Wednesday night @7pm. Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 8

The Under 8s played Clady at the weekend. Training on Sunday @10am

 

UNDER 6

The Under 6s played Clady at the weekend. Training on Sunday @10am

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July.http://www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

 

FIXTURES

Tues 13 June

U14 League

Loughgilly Gaels

v

Brian Boru

715pm (Whitecross)

Wed 14 June

Under 12.5

Ballymacnab

v

Granemore

630pm

Wed 14 June

Under 10

O’Hanlons

v

Ballymacnab

7pm

Wed 14 June

Res League

Ballymacnab

v

Granemore

8pm

Thurs 15 June

U16 League

Brian Boru

v

Killeavy

730pm (Newtown)

Sun 18 June

Senior League

Annaghmore

v

Ballymacnab

2pm

Sun 18 June

U18 League

Brian Boru

v

Madden

630pm (Ballymacnab)

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 12/06/17 Lucky numbers were 10-13-18-32. No winner. No Match 3 numbers. Bonus – Bernie Toner (Foley)Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw – Monday 19/06/17, JACKPOT £6,800. (Rota JGribben & NBoyle) Tickets can be purchased online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

 

Due to O'Tooles Bar now closed, the Lotto Draw shall be made in the Clubrooms, on Mondays. Sellers are asked to please make your returns by 9pm and assist in the checking of tickets.

 

MONTHLY DRAW

The first draw of the New Monthly Draw cycle took place in the Clubrooms tonight and the winners were:

£500: James + Una McArdle

4x£100: Angie McArdle, Bernadette Gribben, Liam King, Mark Mckee

Lenny Harbinson was the winner of the 'Early Bird'.

May we take this opportunity to thank all who have entered the draw and for their continued support over the next 12 months.

 

5k RUN

We are fast approaching our 5k Run/Walk fundraiser on Saturday 24 June. £10 enter to this 5k Fun run/walk is open to ALL new and experienced runners. Updates via the Club Facebook page. You can Subscribe to the 5k Runvia www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab/Events/Ballymacnab_GFC_5k_Run___Jog___Walk or by contacting Nelius Boyle or Mark Keegan.

 

Training for the event takes place on Tuesday & Thursday @ 630pm and Sunday @ 10am

 

Everyone who takes part in the 5k run/Walk on 24 June will receive a complimentary ticket to the Barn Dance (See below)

 

BARN DANCE

The Club are running a Barn Dance and BBQ in the Hall on Saturday 24 June. Admission £10 at the door, Music by ‘Limelite’. Tickets available from Committee Members.

 

CONGRATULATIONS!

Congratulations to our Senior player and Youth Officer Michael Beagan and his wife Ciara on the birth of their baby daughter at the weekend.

 

SAVE THE DATE

Ballymacnab Round Towers GFC and St Brenda's Camogie Club are hosting a joint ‘Gala Night’ in the Hillgrove Hotel on: Saturday 10 March 2018 to Celebrate 'Gaelic Games and Culture in the Ballymacnab area'. More details to follow in the coming weeks, watch this space......

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

 

Under 6 - Training Saturday 11 -12noon.

 

Under 8 and 10 - St Brenda's hosted an under 8 and 10 blitz on Saturday past with 13 teams in attendance. A great mornings camogie was had by each of the 150 girls there. Our under 6s also got a chance to display their skills against girls from Granemore and St Brigids. Training continues on Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm at the pitch. Please note that there will be NO training for this age group on Saturday 17th June.

 

Under 12 - Training this week Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm. Next match v Keady on Monday 19th June at 6.15 at the pitch.

 

Under 14 - St Brenda's under 14 gained another two league points after an impressive win against Edendork on a scoreline of 6:5 to 2:2. Next up is an away game v Keady on Tuesday 13th meeting in Keady at 6.20pm. This Saturday our under 14s are heading to Trim in County West Meath to represent Armagh in the regional feile, bus leaving the Nab at 8 o'clock. Best of luck girls.

 

Under 16 - Training Wednesday 7.30 - 8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 - 1.30pm. 

 

Seniors - St Brenda's gained two more league points after a good win against Tullysaran scoring an impressive 4 goals and 12 points to Tullysaran 4:2. Next league fixture on Wednesday 14th June away to Madden at 7.30pm.

 

Good luck- To Ellie McKee who heads to the Cuilcagh Mountains on the Fermnagh/Cavan border to represent Armagh in the Ulster Poc Fada on Wednesday evening.

 

Congratulations - To our underage camogs Meabh O'Hare, Natasha McParland and Alanna Leonard who were part of the the Year 8 team who beat Our Ladys School, Newry in the schools year 8 Ulster final. Also, well done to camogs Aine Rice and Kate Crilly who are part of the under 14 Armagh football team who have reached the All-Ireland final after beating Limerick by 2 points on Sunday past. Also, to Orlaith Beagan under 12 camog and footballer who has been selected to play exhibition Go Games in Croke Park at half time during the All-Ireland semi- final on 13th August.

 

Happy Birthday - to club president Frank Delaney, who was 80 years young and celebrated in style with friends and family at a great Céilí in the hall. Frank has been a loyal supporter of St Brenda's for many years. Wishing him many more years of good health.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Classes in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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Club News Letter - 5 June 2017

posted 7 Jun 2017, 04:31 by ballymacnab armagh

 

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 05/06/17

 

SENIOR

Our Senior continued their good start to the season with a hard fought win over Culloville on Friday at Home, winning 0-12 to 1-07. Next game – Friday 9 June Whitecross (Away), throw in @8pm

 

RESERVES

Well done to the Reserve who have qualified to the Quarter Finals of the Championship after accounting for Mullaghbawn last week, 1-09 to 0-07. Aodhan Toner grabbing the goal. Draw for Next Round TBA. They are back to League action on Wednesday with a Home tie against Dromintee @8pm.

 

UNDER 18

The Under 18s had no game last week due to the exam break. League action returns next Monday with an Away tie to Naomh Eoin @730pm.

 

UNDER 16

No league game this week due to the exam break. Challenge match v Pearse Og in Newtown @730pm

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s had a 4-10 to 2-08 over Sarsfields in the League last week. They have a challenge game v O’Doirnin Blues in Newtown @ 730pm

 

UNDER 12.5

The Under 12.5s will play An Port Mor at Home on Saturday @230pm.

 

UNDER 10

Training on Wednesday @630pm and will play Clady (Away) on Sunday @12 Noon

 

UNDER 8

Play Clady (Away) on Sunday @12 Noon 

 

UNDER 6

Play Clady (Away) on Sunday @12 Noon

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July.http://www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

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FIXTURES

Tues 6 June

Under 14

Brian Boru

v

O’Doirnin Blures

730pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wed 7 June

Res League

Ballymacnab

v

Dromintee

8pm

Fri 9 June

Senior League

Whitecross

v

Ballymacnab

8pm

Sat 10 June

Under 12.5

Ballymacnab

v

An Port Mor

230pm

Sun 11 June

Under 6

Clady

v

Ballymacnab

12 Noon

Sun 11 June

Under 8

Clady

v

Ballymacnab

12 Noon

Sun 11 June

Under 10

Clady

v

Ballymacnab

12 Noon

Mon 12 June

U18 League

Naomh Eoin

v

Brian Boru

730pm

 

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 05/06/17 Lucky numbers were 11-14-18-20. No winner. 2 Match 3 numbers, winning £25 each: Noleen Corrigan, Bronagh BeaganSellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw – Monday 12/06/17, JACKPOT £6,700. (Rota MMcGivern & JMcKee) Tickets can be purchased online viawww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab. Monthly Promoters Prize winner – Mickey McGivern

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KlubFunder.com helps clubs raise funds, save money and reduce administration. #Kash4Klubs

 

 

Due to O'Tooles Bar now closed, the Lotto Draw shall be made in the Clubrooms, on Mondays. Sellers are asked to please make your returns by 9pm and assist in the checking of tickets.

 

MONTHLY DRAW

The New Monthly Draw will  commence on Tuesday 6 June. This is an invaluable income to the running cost of the Club. Cash prizes on offer every month. Subscription £20 a month. One off ‘Early Bird’ Draw prize for anyone who pays in full on the night. To renew or join, contact any Committee Member. Payment can also be made by Direct Debit, on request.

 

COUCH 2 5K

The Couch 2 5k has now reached Week 7 (W/c 05/06). There is still an opportunity to join as all abilities catered for. The sessions run on Tuesday and Thursdays, 630-7pm and Sundays 10-1030am, within the Club Grounds. (Please park cars in the Church car park on Tuesday & Thursdays so to avoid congestion at Club car park) £1 per run. This is a fantastic initiative which gives people of all ages, both male and female, to get out, get some exercise, enjoy the spring air while supporting the club! Run/walk/jog, whatever suits your ability. 

 

The training is building up to a big 5k event will take place on Saturday 24 June. £10 enter to this 5k run open to ALL new and experienced runners. Updates via the Club Facebook page. You can Subscribe to the 5k Runvia www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab/Events/Ballymacnab_GFC_5k_Run___Jog___Walk or by contacting Nelius Boyle or Mark Keegan.

Ballymacnab - Club Events

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Ballymacnab GFC 5k Run Jog Walk - 24/06/2017 Closing tickets sales date: The Club are running a 9 week Couch to 5k programme in ...

 

 

Everyone who takes part in the 5k run/Walk on 24 June will receive a complimentary ticket to the Barn Dance (See below)

 

BARN DANCE

The Club are running a Barn Dance and BBQ in the Hall on Saturday 24 June. Admission £10 at the door, Music by ‘Limelite’. Tickets available from Committee Members.

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

Under 6 - Training Saturday 11 -12noon.

 

Under 8 and 10 - Training on Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm at the pitch. Blitz this Saturday 10th June in the Nab meeting at 10 o'clock.

 

Under 12 - Training this week Wednesday at 7.30  - 8.45pm.

 

Under 14 - Home tie versus Edendork this Tuesday at 7.15pm. Training Wednesday 7.15- 8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 -1.15pm.

 

Under 16 - Training Wednesday 7.30 - 8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 - 1.30pm. 

 

Seniors - St Brenda's lost out to Middletown on a scoreline o 1:06 to 1:13. Next league fixture on Wednesday 07th June away to Tullysaran at 7pm.

 

COMMUNITY

Crochet - Ballymacnab crochet class are having an exhibition of their work and afternoon tea in Ballymacnab hall on Sunday 11th June @ 4pm everyone welcome. Crochet Class in Ballymacnab Hall every Wednesday 7.30pm – 9.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Céilí - dancing every Thursday in Ballymacnab Hall 8.30pm – 10pm. New beginners welcome.

 

GENERAL

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Club News Letter - 29 May

posted 30 May 2017, 01:03 by ballymacnab armagh

 

BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 29/05/17

 

SENIOR

Our Senior had a 1-20 to 1-12 victory over Wolfe Tones on Sunday in the League, Ryan Watters grabbed the second half goal. Next game – Friday 2 June Culloville (Home), throw in @8pm

 

RESERVES

The Reserve game last week v Carrickcruppen was postponed. Championship action begins this Wednesday with an away game to Mullaghbawn @745pm. We wish players and management all the best of luck!

 

UNDER 18

No games until after the exam break.

 

UNDER 16

The Under 16s have a challenge match v Edendork in Ballymacnab @ 730pm

 

UNDER 14

The Under 14s had a challenge match last Tuesday away to Tullysaran. They are back to league action on Tuesday with a Home tie v Sarsfields @715pm.

 

UNDER 12.5

The Under 12.5s had good game last week against Tullysaran. Next game on Saturday at Home v Granemore on Saturday. Training on Wednesday @630pm. NO training on Sunday due to Armagh game.

 

UNDER 10

The Under 10s played An Port Mor at Home on Wednesday night. Training on Wednesday @630pm. NO training on Sunday due to Armagh game.

 

UNDER 8s and 6s

Both teams enjoyed games on Sunday against Granemore. NO training on Sunday due to Armagh game.

 

SUMMER CAMP

The Annual Summer Camp will be held on 21-23 August. The Camp is for boys and girls from P3 (September 17) to current Under 16 players. The cost of the camp is £20 per child, £15 2nd/3rd child etc up to a max of £50 per family. Registration forms available via the Website or Team Coaches. Please return forms to underage coaches, no later than 31 July. http://www.ballymacnab.armagh.gaa.ie/home/downloads-and-videos

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FIXTURES

Tues 30 May

U14 League

Brian Boru

v

Sarsfields

715pm

Wed 31 May

Res Cship R1

Mullaghbawn

v

Ballymacnab

745pm

Thurs 1 June

U16 Challenge

Brian Boru

v

Edendork

730pm

Fri 2 June

Senior League

Ballymacnab

v

Culloville

8pm

Sat 3 June

Under 12.5

Ballymacnab

v

Granemore

4pm

 

LUCKY NUMBERS

W/c 29/05/17 Lucky numbers were 10-25-28-31. No winner. No Match 3 numbers, Bonus – Dermot Keegan C/o TrayneorsSellers to collect winnings from John McKee Sellers to collect winnings from John McKee. Next Draw – Monday 05/06/17, JACKPOT £6,600. Tickets can be purchased online via www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

Ballymacnab - KlubFunder

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KlubFunder.com helps clubs raise funds, save money and reduce administration. #Kash4Klubs

 

Due to O'Tooles Bar now closed, the Lotto Draw shall be made in the Clubrooms, on Mondays. Sellers are asked to please make your returns by 9pm and assist in the checking of tickets.

 

MONTHLY DRAW

The New Cycle of the Monthly Draw is due to commence on Monday 5 June. This is an invaluable income to the running cost of the Club. Cash prizes on offer every month. Subscription £20 a month. One off ‘Early Bird’ Draw prize for anyone who pays in full on the night. To renew or join, contact any Committee Member.

 

COUCH 2 5K

The Couch 2 5k has now reached Week 6 (W/c 29/05). There is still an opportunity to join as all abilities catered for. The sessions run on Tuesday and Thursdays, 630-7pm and Sundays 10-1030am, within the Club Grounds. (Please park cars in the Church car park on Tuesday & Thursdays so to avoid congestion at Club car park) £1 per run. This is a fantastic initiative which gives people of all ages, both male and female, to get out, get some exercise, enjoy the spring air while supporting the club! Run/walk/jog, whatever suits your ability. 

 

The training is building up to a big 5k event will take place on Saturday 24 June. £10 enter to this 5k run open to ALL new and experienced runners. Updates via the Club Facebook page. You can Subscribe to the 5k Run via www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab/Events/Ballymacnab_GFC_5k_Run___Jog___Walk or by contacting Nelius Boyle or Mark Keegan

Ballymacnab - Club Events

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Ballymacnab GFC 5k Run Jog Walk - 24/06/2017 Closing tickets sales date: The Club are running a 9 week Couch to 5k programme in ...

 

 

BARN DANCE

The Club are running a Barn Dance and BBQ in the Hall on Saturday 24 June. Admission £10 at the door, Music by ‘Limelite’. Tickets available from Committee Members.

 

GOOD LUCK

Good luck to Rory Grugan, Gavin McParland, Jack Grugan, Ryan Kennedy and the entire Armagh panel and management in Sundays Round 1 of the Ulster Championship.

 

Well done to Kieran Hughes who made his Inter County Championship debut whilst playing for London in the Connaght Championship last weekend.

 

ST.BRENDA’S CAMOGIE CLUB

Under 6 - Training Saturday 11 -12noon.

 

Under 8 and 10 - Training on Thursday at 6.30 - 7.45pm at the pitch. First blitz this Saturday 03rd June venue and time TBC.

 

Under 12 - U12s started off their league campaign with a hard fought battle against St Brigids on Saturday past. A fantastic game of camogie with plenty of great skills on display. The Nab just fell short in scores with the Byddis stealing a late goal to win by two points. Note change in training this week to Thursday at 6.30  - 7.45pm.

 

Under 14 - Training Wednesday 7.15- 8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 -1.15pm.

 

Under 16 - Training Wednesday 7.30 - 8.30pm and Saturday morning 12 - 1.30pm. 

 

Seniors - St Brenda's picked up another two league points against Granemore on Wednesday night on a scoreline of 2:12 to 2:6. Next up is a home tie this Wednesday against Middletown at 7pm.

 

Well done - to Senior camog Louise McDonnell who represented St Brenda's in the County Senior poc fada and congrats to under 16 player Ellie McKee who won the poc fada in the under 16 category and goes on to represent Armagh in the All -Ireland poc fada competition. 

 

Congratulations - to the St Brenda's representatives on the Keady High School under 14 football team who won the Ulster Schools Cup on Tuesday past, Clodagh Murphy, Mairead O'Toole, Orlaith Hughes, Annie Doran, Kate Crilly and Kayleigh Mallon. Also, congrats to under 14 camogs Aine Rice and Kate Crilly who won Ulster medals playing for Armagh in the Ulster final against Donegal, Kate Crilly picking up her 2nd Ulster medal in 4 days!!

 

GENERAL

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