Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 15 August
The Seniors face Errigal Ciaran in the Junior Championship at 5.30pm on Sunday in Killyclogher. Training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30. The U8s had a very enjoyable blitz last weekend in Strabane; many thanks to Strabane Sigersons for their hospitality. The U 10s have a blitz this weekend which is to be hosted by Glenelly. Further details of the arrangements will be provided at training. Preparations are well under way for our upcoming Jigs & Reels and all entrants are asked to meet in Plumbridge Hall on Thursday 25th August at 8.00PM. Our list of dancers can now be viewed on Facebook or on our Club Website www.glenellygaa.com Congratulations to Maureen Kearney who won our half-time draw last Sunday, and also to Ronan O Kane our Friend Of The Month for August. Glenelly St Joseph’s would like to wish the Mc Bride family all the very best in the All-Ireland Fleadh that is taking place in Ennis this week. Adh mor! Hard luck to the under 16 girls who were defeated by Loughmacrory last week in the league. They will play Sperrin óg this Thursday (18th August) at 7pm in Greencastle. Training continues on a Monday evening at 7.30pm. Training also continues for mothers and others on Monday evenings at 7.30pm. Best of luck to Siobhan Sheerin and the Tyrone ladies who play Clare in the All Ireland intermediate quarter final this Saturday at 3.45pm in Mullingar.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 8 August
Seniors and Reserves have home fixtures on Sunday against Drumquin. Reserves 2.15pm, Seniors 3.45pm. Both Domhnaigh U16s defeated Netwownstewart 5-11 to 3-14 on Monday night. Training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30 (at the pitch). The U8s have a blitz this weekend most likely to be in Strabane. Further details of the arrangements will be provided at training. The under 12 girls are away to Badoney this Thursday, 11th Aug. The under 16 girls will play Loughmacrory this Thursday 11th August in Loughmacrory at 7 pm. Training continues on Mondays for mothers and other at 7pm and under 16 girls at 7.30pm. Preparations are well under way for our Golf Classic that will take place in Newtownstewart on Saturday 24th September. Watch local press and Club Website for further details. The first meeting of our Jigs& Reels competitors will take place on Thursday 25th August in Plumbridge at 7.30pm. Whilst we are very pleased with the numbers who have volunteered to take part, we are still on the lookout for a few more competitors, so please contact Lucy or Declan immediately. If you’ve always wanted to take part in an event like this, then this is your chance- time is running out! The Club would like to congratulate Gerard and his team who successfully completed the Two Mountain challenge last weekend. Well done to one and all. Glenelly’s monthly committee meeting takes place this Monday evening at 8.00 in the Clubrooms and a full turnout is expected. A short development meeting takes place this Sunday at 1pm in clubrooms new volunteers required.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 1 August
Training for the U8s and U 10s (boys and girls) continues on Thursday evening 6.30 to 7.30. However, due to the U 16 girl’s game training will be on the MUGGA, hence bring suitable footwear. The U 10s had a very enjoyable blitz in Castlederg last Saturday. Many thanks to the St Eugene’s Club for their hospitality. Well done to the senior ladies who defeated Omagh in their last league game of the season on Friday evening. Congratulation to the team on a very positive season in Division 1. They now continue to train in preparation for the All Ireland 7 a side series. The under 16 girls begin their league campaign this Thursday night (4th August) against Omagh St. Enda’s in Plumbridge, with throw in at 7pm. All support is welcome. Many thanks to Alfie McGarvey for his generosity in sponsoring a new kit for the under 16 girls. Tyrone/Mayo tickets distribution on Thursday night 9pm in clubrooms. Match will be a sell out and county board have advised vast majority of tickets will be upper deck and Davin stand. There will be a men’s committee meeting on Monday 15th August at 8.00PM in the Clubrooms and all committee members are expected to attend. We are now finalising our Jigs & Reels list of entries and we still require some of our senior footballers to come on board. Funds raised from this event will help to cover some of the substantial running costs of the club including pitch maintenance and provision of showering facilities, lighting etc. If you are willing to take part, please contact Lucy or Declan immediately. The Club would like to congratulate Sean O Kane whose Donegal team defeated the Galway Ladies in last Monday’s nail biting Senior Championship tie in Longford. Also, good luck to Gerard O Hagan and his team in their attempt to climb Mount Errigal and Croagh Patrick on Saturday, all in aid of a very worthwhile cause, the Peter Mc Verry Trust. Glenelly St Joseph’s would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of Maureen Brogan and Marie Devine, Plumbridge. Go ndeana Dia trocaire ar a n-anamacha
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 25 July
Seniors and Reserves have home fixtures on Sunday against Dregish, Reserves 2.15pm, Seniors 3.45pm. Both Domhnaigh U16s defeated Loughmacrory 6.9 to 1.8 on Monday night. Both Domhnaigh U16s play Drumragh on Monday in Plumbridge at 7.30pm. Commiserations to our Senior Ladies who bowed out of the Championship last Monday evening in Loughmacrory. It was a very spirited performance against a very strong Errigal Ciaran team. Attention now turns to our next match away to Omagh Ladies on Friday night at 7.30pm. There will be a Ladies Committee Meeting next Monday night ,1st August, at 8.00PM in the clubrooms and all members are asked to attend. We are now finalising our Jigs and Reels list of entrants, and so we are making one final appeal, particularly to some of our senior footballers, to throw their hats into the ring. The list of dancers will shortly appear on our Club Website www.glenellygaa.comand training will commence towards the end of August. Congratulations to Orla Harkin who was our Cairde Friend Of The Month for July. Please note that there is no training for the U 6s this week due to the unavailability of coaches. Training however continues as normal for the U 8s and U 10s on Thursday evening commencing at 6.30pm. The U 10s have a blitz this Saturday; further details to be provided at training on Thursday. Anyone interested in taking the U 6s for training over the next few weeks please contact Fergal McAneney.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 18 July
Seniors and Reserves return to league action away to Owen Roes on Sunday. Reserves 2.15pm and Seniors 3.45pm. Well done to the senior ladies who defeated Clan na nGael on Saturday evening in a tough encounter. Training continues on Wednesday evenings at 8 pm. Second round of the championship takes place against Errigal Ciaran this Monday 25th July in Killyclogher with a 7.30 pm throw in, all support welcome. The seniors are also away to Omagh St. Enda’s in a league fixture next Fridayevening, time to be confirmed. Training continues for under 16 girls on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. The under 12 girls have training on Tuesday evenings at 7pm in Plumbridge. Training for mothers and others continues on a Monday evening from 7-8 pm. Due to the Tyrone Summer Camp being held this week there will be no training on Thursevening for the U6s, U8s & U 10s. The U8s have a blitz this weekend; further details will be provided at the Tyrone Summer Camp on Thursday. The Club are asking Aisling Mc Connell, whose Pig won our recent Funday Sunday Porkchop Derby, to contact any Committee Member in order to claim her rightful prize money. Finally, congratulations to Orla Harkin, our Cairde Friend Of The Month for July.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh Club Notes w/c 11 July
Sincere thanks to everyone who braved the elements during last weekend’s Funday Sunday in Plumbridge. Your help and support for this fund-raising venture was very much appreciated. Congratulations to the various winners of our Pig Racing event, generously sponsored by Martina Furey of Glenview Fast Food, Gortin.Well done to "Helen And The Handbags" who won our ever-popular Treasure Hunt. Attention now turns to our Glenelly Golf Classic that will take place in Newtownstewart on Saturday 10th September. For further details contact Damien Harkin or Eamonn Mc Cullagh. Our Jigs & Reels lessons will commence in early August, so time is running out to sign up for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. If you would still like to enter, then please add your name to the list in the Clubrooms. Remember, this event is open to everyone of all ages, and of all shapes and sizes, so if you’re looking for a bit of craic then this is the event for you! We are still accepting new members to our Cairde Ghleann Eallaigh so if you would like to join then please contact any committee member as soon as possible.Every penny raised will go towards the provision and development of facilities for the youth of Glenelly.There will be a Men’s Committee Meeting on Monday night at 8.00PM in the Clubrooms. All committe members are asked to attend. Well done to the senior ladies who defeated Cappagh last week in the league. They will take on neighbours Clan na nGael, this Saturday evening 16th July at 7 pm in Dunamanagh, all support welcome. Training continues on Wednesday evenings at 8 pm. Championship against Errigal Ciaran has been confirmed for Monday 25th July in Kilyyclogher with a 7.30 pm throw in. The under 16 girls will play Fintona in a challenge match this Thursday at 7.30 pm. Training continues for under 16 girls on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. The under 12 girls have training on Tuesday evenings at 7pm in Plumbridge. Training for mothers and others continues on a Monday evening from 7-8 pm. The Club extends our sincere sympathies to the families of Vincent Conway, Glenelly View and Maureen Mallon, Barness.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh club notes w/c 04 July
Training continues on Thursday evening 6.30pm to 7.30pm for all U6s, U8s and U 10s (boys and girls).The under 12 girls have a match this Thursday evening in Owen Roes. All roads lead to Glenelly St Joseph’s Grounds, Plumbridge this weekend for our Annual Sunday Funday Event. There’s lots of entertainment on show – it all kicks off at 1.00PM with Traditional Sports and a Treasure Hunt. As well as the usual side events there will be Jiving Lessons and Pig Racing where fortunes might be won – or lost. Children are advised to dress in appropriate sports gear on the day. The committee are issuing a special request for helpers to come along at 2.00PM on Saturday to prepare the Clubhouse and Grounds for our Sunday events. Also additional help will be needed to help run events on Sunday afternoon . Why not volunteer your services; it would be very much appreciated. In addition to our list of Sunday events, we are running a small draw on the day, and prizes will include two tickets to the Ulster Final, and a signed Tyrone Jersey. The tickets are only £2 each, or a book of 3 for a fiver. Glenelly St Joseph’s are seeking individuals or businesses who would like to sponsor our Pig-Racing event on Funday Sunday. In return for your investment your business will be given photographic and lots of live coverage on the day. Please contact any Committee member as soon as possible. Could everyone please return their Racing Cards to Lucy or Dylan by 9.00PM Friday night. The senior ladies will play Cappagh this Friday evening 8th July at 7pm in Plumbridge. Training continues on a Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30pm for under 16 girls. Mothers and others train on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm. Well done to Siobhan Sheerin and the Tyrone ladies who won the intermediate Ulster Championship last Sunday. Best of luck to Maria O’Hagan and the Tyrone under 16s who play Louth in the All Ireland semi-final in Inishkeen, Co. Monaghan on 13th July at 7pm. If anyone would like to donate any new/used items such as football jerseys, presents, toys etc that are in a good condition to a stall for the Family fun-day could they please leave these in the clubrooms between 7 and 8pm this Friday or between 2-3 pm on Saturday. For more information please contact Gail or Lucy. Anyone interested in helping out at the fun-day this Sunday for any period between 1 and 5pm is asked to contact any committee member.
Anyone requiring a ticket for Tyrone v Donegal text Eunan on 07714254903 before 10pm on Thursday. Please state if terrace tickets or senior citizen/u16 tickets are required in the request.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh club notes w/c 27 June
Pigs are now on sale for our Glenelly Pork-Chop Derby that will form part of our Funday Sunday events on Sunday 10th July. All Committee Members and Senior Players have been issued with Race Cards and we would ask that everyone sell their quota. If you haven’t yet received your card, or if there is anyone who feels that he/she could sell a few extra pigs, then please contact Damien, John or Declan immediately. Alternatively if you would like to sponsor the event then please contact any committee member as soon as possible. All money raised will go towards the day-to-day running costs of the Club and Clubhouse. There will be a joint Committee Meeting next Monday night at 8.30PM in the Clubrooms. The main item on the agenda will be our Funday SundayPreparations and all committee members are expected to attend.Training continues on Thursday evening 6.30pm to 7.30pm for all U6s, U8s and U 10s (boys and girls). Many thanks to all those who helped host the U 10 blitz last Saturday morning in particular our referees, Shane & Conal, and the parents who assisted with the refreshments. The under 16 girls have commenced training, which takes place on Monday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 pm. All new members welcome. The senior ladies drew with Aodh Ruadh last week on a scoreline of 2-11 to 3-8. Their next game is scheduled forSat 9th July against Cappagh. The under 12 girls are training on Tuesday evenings from 6.30 to 7.30 pm. Good luck to Siobhan Sheerin and the Tyrone senior ladies who play Down on Sunday in Clones at 12 noon.
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh club notes w/c 20 June
The Seniors and Reserves have away fixtures v Fintona on Sunday. Reserve game at 2.15pm, Senior game 3.45pm. The senior ladies are away to Aodh Ruadh, Dungannon on Thursday evening at 7 pm, all support welcome. Training continues for senior ladies at the usual times. Training has commenced for the under 16 girls on Thursday and Monday evenings at 7.30 pm. All new players welcome. Mothers and others have training on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm.Training continues on Thursday evening 6.30pm to 7.30pm for all U6s, U8s and U 10s (boys and girls). Glenelly is hosting the U 10 blitz this Saturday and accordingly we would appreciate if parents could assist with refreshments for the travelling teams. Well done to our U 8s who took part in the blitz last Saturday and many thanks to Owen Roes for their hospitality. The Tyrone Summer Camp takes place on the 18th to 21st July and is open to all children between 5 and 14 years of age. Please ensure to have your Summer Camp application form submitted before Friday 24th June to avoid a late registration fee; children can also register online at http://tyronegaacentre.com/tyrone-gaa-summer-camps/ Keep free Sunday 10th July for our Funday Sunday on the pitch. Events include Children Sportsday, Learn-To-Jive and all the traditional sideshows. The highlight of the day will be our Pig-Racing Pork Chop Derby. This is where fortunes could be won, or lost! Pigs will shortly be on sale and we would urge everyone to support this fund raising venture. Just a reminder that our Golf Classic takes place on Saturday 10th September in Newtownstewart and our Jigs & Reels on the weekend of 22nd October. The training and practice for this dance extravaganza should commence in early August
Hi all we are distributing the Pig Racing Cards on Thursday evening (23rd June) at 6.30PM in the Clubrooms. As this is potentially a major fund raiser for the club we would appreciate if you would take one card per family and sell your ten pigs as quickly as possible.
Also there is an open meeting to arrange our Funday Sunday on Monday night at 9.00PM in the Clubrooms. If you have ideas/suggestions we’d like to hear from you on the night
Go raibh maith agaibh
Gleann Eallaigh Naomh Seosamh club notes w/c 13 June
Well done to the senior ladies who defeated Sperrin Og on Saturday evening after a very competitive game. Training continues of Wednesday evening at 8 pm. The girls face Cappagh this Friday 17th June at 8.15 pm in the preliminary round of the Championship in Drumragh. Well done to the mothers and others who hosted Drumragh and Saval for a blitz on Sunday morning. Training continues for this team on Monday evenings. The under 12s have a Go-games fixture against neighbours Clann na nGael on Thursday 16th June at 7pm in Plumbridge. Training continues on Thursday evening 6.30pm to 7.30pm for all U6s, U8s and U 10s (boys and girls). The U8s have a blitz this Saturday; further details to be provided at training. Many thanks to Castlederg St Eugene’s for their hospitality when hosting last Saturday’s U 10 blitz. The Tyrone Summer Camp takes place on the 18th to 21st July and is open to all children between 5 and 14 years of age. Please ensure to have your Summer Camp application form submitted before 24th June to avoid a late registration fee; children can also register online at http://tyronegaa.ie/summercamps2016. St Peter’s Primary School Plumbridge are hosting a ‘Bring & Buy Sale’ and Coffee Afternoon in the Primary School on Wednesday 22 June from 1pm – 3pm in aid of school funds- everyone welcome! There will be a short Committee meeting on Thursday at 7.30 and all members are urged to attend. The main item on the agenda is preparing for a Funday Sunday in mid-July so if you have any good ideas, we would like to hear from you. Whilst attention is now focused on raising funds for the Club we would like to extend a Cead Mile Failte to any new members of Cairde Ghleann Eallaigh who have joined us recently. And to anyone who has still to join please do so, please contact any Committee member as soon as possible. There are still a few spaces for our Jigs & Reels that is scheduled for mid-October and we are making a special appeal to some of the footballing fraternity to don their dancing shoes and step up to the mark. Important dates to remember are – Funday Sunday 10th July, our Golf Classic in Newtownstewart Saturday 10th September, and Jigs & Reels 22nd October. We would like to thank the Mothers & Others who provided the refreshments for last Sunday’s matches in Plumbridge. Congratulations to Alice Bradley, who won our Half Time Draw last Sunday, and also to Donny Mc Bride, our Friend of the Month for June. Special word of mention to St Peter’s Primary School who participated in the Tyrone County Finals in Garvaghey – a magnificent achievement by one and all! Sincere condolences are extended to the McCullagh Family, Omagh.