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Club News Letter - 7 December

posted 8 Dec 2015, 04:58 by ballymacnab armagh

Ballymacnab Round Towers GFC Weekly Newsletter – 07/12/15



The Annual Senior Presentation was be held in the Community Hall on  Friday past. Congratulations to all who collected awards.



In 2016 the club will be running a Functional Movement Programme called Foundations for all players from 1st year in secondary school to those playing at Under 18. This will involve functional movement screening and will be led by Chris McNicholl. BSc (Hons) MSc Sports Physiotherapist and assisted by expert coaches from Sports Institute NI (SINI) along with club coaches. This will begin early in the new year and will be indoor training for 10 weeks. It will be a compulsory part of the underage training next year. There will be an information evening in Ballymacnab Hall on Monday 21st December for all players and parents from ages of 12 to minor level, presented by Chris McNicholl. It's is very important that everyone attends on that night as it will be very informative of what the programme will entail and what will be expected from players, parents and coaches.


The t-shirts from this year's summer camp will also be given out on this night.



W/c 07/12/15 Lucky numbers were 2-6-17-19. No winner. 1 match 3 numbers: Derek C/o Liam Gribben. Next Draw – Monday 14/12/15 JACKPOT £8,200 (Rota: BMaguire & TSmyth). Tickets available to buy or sell from any committee member or to play every week and pay by Direct Debit contact John McKee for a Direct Debit form.


The Lotto still provides a valuable income into the running of the Club. Recently we have lost a number of our regular sellers and in order to continue with this income we require much help. Anyone who can assist please contact any Committee Member.



The Club is participating in the National Club Draw. Tickets available from all Committee members, priced £10. Monies for each ticket purchased go directly back into the Club. Details of prizes via GAA Website.



The monthly Draw took place in the Clubrooms on Monday night and the winners were:


£500: Liam King

4x£100: Jerome McCarthy, Barry Crilly, Berniece Fegan, Brendan Trainer



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Jiving classes in Ballymacnab Hall on a Monday evening 8-930pm.


Ideas for Xmas presents:


Tickets for the Ballymacnab Youth Drams’s Production of “The Year of The Hiker” by John B Keane in the Market Place Theatre Armagh on Saturday 12th March 2016


There is a small number of books available of Cill Chluana Aspects of a Catholic Parish priced £10