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BALLYMACNAB ROUND TOWERS GFC Newsletter – 22/01/2018


UNDER 6 -14

Indoor Training for the Under 6 to Under 14 grades every Saturday at St.Patrick’s Grammar School with a great turnout. The training continues every Saturday at the following times:


Under 6&8 (P1-P4) 1-1:45pm

Under 10&12.5 (P5-1st year) 1:45-2:45pm

Under 14 (boys only) 2:45-4pm


To help cover cost each age group to pay £2, £5 for family of 3 or more.


£10 Membership/Registration fee can also be paid at these sessions.



W/c 22/01 Lucky numbers were 10-16-22-30. No winner. 5 Match 3 numbers, each winning £25: Paddy O’Toole, Jammy McGurgan, Adrian O’Hare, Bernie Gribben, Damien McCone. Next Draw – Monday 29/01/2018, JACKPOT £10,000!!! (Rota KGribben & BMcCone). Tickets can be purchased online via www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab.

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Membership for 2018 can be paid to the Club Registers, Seamus McArdle or Sean McArdle. Over 18 £20, Under 18 £10. All existing, lapsed and new members welcome. Paying your membership is an invaluable means of raising fund for the club. All players at all levels are reminded the importance of paying membership for insurance purposes and eligibility for the forthcoming competitive season. Membership can now also be paid online: www.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab/Membership#MembershipOptions



The Football and Camogie Club are hosting a Gala Dinner in the Hillgrove Hotel on Saturday 10 March 2018 to celebrate Gaelic Games and Culture in the area. Tickets are £75 and can be purchased from Nelius or Paula or onlinewww.klubfunder.com/Clubs/Ballymacnab/Events/Ballymacnab_Gala. *** Payment plan also available ***.Keep up to date via the Facebook Page ‘Ballymacnab Gala Event’.


A Launch night will be held in O’Tooles Bar on Friday 26 January @ 8pm. Light buffet served. At the launch tickets can be purchased. We are also requesting for any memorabilia that people may wished to be loaned to the Clubs and displayed on the Night of Gala. Also at the launch, we will also be asking people to be videoed telling their memories of playing and supporting the Clubs. It is hoped that all these short interviews will be put together in a DVD.



A Club draw is being run in conjunction with the Armagh County Board. Each Club have been given tickets. The funds for the county board are going towards a new county training facility that was recently unveiled by the county board. 

  • ·         Tickets are £100.
  • ·         We have now reached our quota of 25 tickets, so all further sales will now be broken down between the Club (£80) and County (£20).
  • ·         Special Early Bird prize for tickets sold by 31 January
  • ·         Each ticket gets you entered into each of the four monthly draws. Payment plans are available, and tickets are available from committee members.
  • ·         Draw will take place over 4 months in March, April, May, June 2018.
  • ·         The first draw will take place at the County Board Meeting on Wednesday 7 March at 8pm in the Athletic Grounds.
  • ·         Two Early Bird prizes of £500 for those who pay your club in full up front.
  • ·         Top prize is a car in each of the four months along with 15 cash prizes each month ranging from £100 to £3,000.

·         Further information on the draw and tickets are available from our draw co-ordinators Colin McKee and Nelius Boyle or any Committee Member.

·         Tickets can also be purchased online via the Armagh GAA and you can nominate our Club. This draw forms part of our club fundraising to help sustain the running of your local club and your support in this regard is greatly appreciated.



Stewards are required for the forthcoming Armagh (Home) NFL games. Full training will be provided. Each Club has been asked to send a minimum of 3 members. For further details contact Nelius or Mickey


With the NFL resuming on Sunday, we wish our County panellists Rory, Gavin, Ryan and Jack the best of good luck in Armaghs campaign




·         Sewing/Craft Class in Ballymacnab Hall from 7.30pm – 9.30pm Everyone welcome especially new members. This is a drop in class at any time. Contact Joan 07590655664 for details

·         Pilates Classes commencing Monday 22nd January 2018 in Ballymacnab Hall

Non Beginners/Intermediate Class 7pm – 8pm

Pilates for Men 35+ Class 8.15pm - 9.15pm

Booking is essential Contact Kevin 07730608700



·         Zumba Class 7.30pm – 8.30pm in Ballymacnab Hall Everyone welcome

·         Crochet Class 7.30pm – 9.30pm in Ballymacnab Hall Everyone welcome

·         Cill Chluana Wheelers Spin Class Intermediate and Advanced Level in St. Patrick’s High School Keady at 8pm – 9pm Contact Gerard 07754196198


·         Pilates Classes for Beginners commencing Thursday 18thJanuary 6pm – 7pm and 7.15pm – 8.15pm in Ballymacnab Hall Contact Kevin 07730608700

·         Céilí dancing class 8.30pm – 10pm in Ballymacnab Hall


Cill Chluana Wheelers  Spin Class for Beginners in St. Patrick’s High School Keady at 7.30pm Contact Gerard 07754196198




Park Run in Palace Demesne Armagh every Saturday at 9.30am




Walkers meet at Ballymacnab Hall at 10am
Runners meet art Seaghan Dam Car Park at 1015am