Commiserations to our Minor Footballers losing out to O'Tooles in the final of the B Championship. Also to our U21's, coming up short against Kilmacud in the Semi Final of The Championship. The Club offers sincere condolences to Juvenile mentors Shane and Justin O'Flaherty on the sad passing of their mother Myra following a short illness. Condolences also to Juvenile U14 player Jack Polion on the loss of his Grandfather Billy the previous week. Ar dheis Dé go raibh n-anamacha dílis. There is music with Neil Shanahan, Chris Geoghegan and friends from 8.30 Stephens night in An Cúl Doras. Annual St. Francis Hospice Charity 7 a side will take place on Friday Dec 28th on the Clubhouse Astro starting 4pm. Thanks everyone that made last Saturdays Xmas Nursery Party a success. Christmas greetings to all our members. No lotto winner on Sunday. Numbers drawn were 1,5,8,12. John Lacey and Dara Terry win €50. Next week's lotto is now €4.2k. Sign up and play the lotto now on www.clontarfgaa.com
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Team of the week is our fantastic Minor Footballers following their Semi Final victory over St. Maurs in The Championship. The date for the final against O'Tooles will be announced shortly. There are Christmas drinks for mentors and members this Thursday 13th in the club. You can follow the club's fortunes and get all the latest news on www.clontarfgaa.com and also on Twitter and Facebook. View all latest photos on website, access our gallery section for snaps. Register on the website to view all match reports for this and previous years. There was no Lotto winner at the weekend. The numbers drawn were 10,13,22,28. Paul Brownen and Pat Kenny each win €50. Next week's lotto is now €4.1k. It was never easier to support the club, sign up now and play The Lotto on www.clontarfgaa.com
The club extends sincere condolences to Executive Member and U13 Mentor Neil Hyland on the sad passing of his father Paddy. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a ainm dílis. Social Art Exhibition Fri 7th Dec in clubhouse. There will be Christmas drinks for mentors and members on Thursday 13th Dec in the club. You can always follow the club's fortunes on www.clontarfgaa.com and Twitter or Facebook. View all latest photos on our website, access our gallery section for snaps - there could even be a good one of your son or daughter there that you are unaware of. Register on the website to view all match reports for this and previous years. There was no lotto winner at weekend. The numbers drawn were 1,14,18,32. Brian Stokes and Ann McHugh each win €50. Next week's lotto is now €4.0k. Sign up and play now on www.clontarfgaa.com
TOTW goes to to our magnificent U21 Footballers, defeating Skerries Harps on Saturday to reach the semi final of The Championship. Fiachra Dodd gets the nod as MOTM following a sterling 2nd half performance in defence. Our Minor Footballers also had a great win, defeating Na Fianna to win by 8 points and are through to 1/4 final of the B championship. Juvenile memberships are now overdue and must be paid immediately - please leave in the clubhouse or give to mentors/member of the executive. Next film night in the club is this Thurs 29th Nov @ 19:30 - contact Maura Devine re info. Social Art Exhibition Fri 7th Dec in clubhouse.You can follow the club on www.clontarfgaa.com and Twitter/Facebook. View all latest photos on website, access our gallery section for snaps. Register on the website to view all match reports for this and previous years. There was no lotto winner at weekend. The numbers drawn were 9,12,20,31. Rachel Kelly and Ollie Mangan each win €50. Next week's lotto is now €3.9k. Sign up and play now on www.clontarfgaa.com
Commiserations to our U21 hurlers losing to Parnells in their championship replay on Saturday. Great displays at the weekend from our U11 footballers, U10 hurlers and U11 girls. Social football enjoyed a competitive challenge against Binn Éadair on Sat. in St. Annes. Please support U21's next Sat, 2:30 pm in Football Championship v Skerries P35. On Sun @ 11a.m. Minor Footballers play Championship v Na Fianna P35. @ 2:30 p.m. Sun we have AHL 9 League Final v O'Dwyers in Balbriggan. Juvenile memberships now overdue - leave in clubhouse/give to mentors/member of executive. Please support Christmas gift sale Thursday 22nd Nov, 7:30 pm clubhouse. Next film night Thurs 29th Nov, details on website. Follow the club on www.clontarfgaa.com, twitter/Facebook. View all latest photos on website, access our gallery section for snaps. Register on the website to view all match reports for the year. No lotto winner at weekend. Numbers drawn 2,12,20,30. Matt Farrell and Mick O'Reagan win €50 each. Next week's lotto now €3.8k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TOTW goes to our Junior B Hurlers, gaining promotion following a brilliant win against Réalt Dearg. JOINT MOTM goes to Fiach O'Rian & Noel Wardick following brilliant defensive displays. Upcoming match v O'Dwyers will decide who wins the division. Our U21 Footballers also recorded a fine win over St. Judes in the championship. Minor Footballers also had a great victory over Round Towers. Commiserations to our wonderful U14 Footballers, narrowly losing out to at the death to St. Brigids in the Div1 County Final. Our U10 Footballers came out on top in a blitz against Raheny and St Pats Donabate and our U9 girls just edged out Na Fianna in a closely contested blitz. Follow the club fortunes on www.clontarfgaa.com, twitter and Facebook. View all the latest photos/access our gallery section for snaps. Christmas Gift Sale Thursday 22 November @ 8pm in clubhouse. Juvenile memberships are now overdue. No lotto winner at the weekend. Numbers drawn were 8,21,25,27. Niall Harrington and John Curran win €50 each. Next week's lotto is now €3.7k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
Team of the week goes to our U14 Footballers defeating Ballyboden to reach The Division 1 final. Man of the match goes to Jack Higgins putting in a commanding display at half back. Please support the team in the final next Sat in Russell Park. Our U21 Hurlers started off their championship with a hard fought draw against Parnells. Congrats to our U16 Hurlers defeating Crumlin to win the B Shield final. Support the U21 Footballers in the Championship next Sat away to St. Judes. Follow the club fortunes on www.clontarfgaa.com, twitter and Facebook. You can view fashion show pictures on website now. Boxing pictures will be posted later this evening. Don't forget AGM is this Friday Nov 9th in clubhouse at 8pm. No lotto winner at the weekend. Numbers drawn were 4,6,16,26. Frank Heanue and Eoin Cronin win €50 each. Next week's lotto is now €3.6k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TOTW is our U15 Footballers defeating local rivals Vincents to win the U15B C'ship completing an historic football and hurling double. MOTM goes to Patrick Smyth following a flawless display at full back. A great win by our Minor Footballers in the B C'ship, defeating Skerries Harps keeps their season alive. Congrats also to our U13A/B Footballers, gaining promotion to Div 1 and 7. Support our U14 Footballers in Div1 play offs at home to Ballyboden next Sat. U21 hurlers also play Parnells in C'ship this Sat P35. Thanks all volunteers that organised the Fashion and boxing fundraisers recently. Help us win an AIB Skills Day. Vote on www.facebook.com/ClontarfGAAClub. AGM Friday 9th Nov in club. The club extends sincere sympathy to former Chairman and member Pat O'Brien and family on the recent passing of his sister Ann. Also sincere sympathy to U12 mentor and former senior player Ray Hanley on the death of his father Denis. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a n-anamacha dilís. No lotto winner. Numbers drawn 12,17,20,24. Willie Lillis and John Holloway win €50. Next week's lotto now €3.5k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TOTW is our U14 girls, defeating Castleknock to win The Div1 shield. Great wins were also recorded by our U16 and U8 hurlers and also our U12, U11 and U9 footballers. Our U12 girls also won the championship shield defeating St Brigids. We wish U15 goalie Kevin Farrelly a speedy recovery post breaking his wrist in training thus missing The upcoming B/Champ Football Final. Fashion show fundraiser is in Clontarf Castle this Thurs. This Friday is Battle of Clontarf Boxing round 2 - GAA v Ruggers, The Wright Venue Swords @ 7.30pm. Call Kieran McMahon (0861971120) for tickets. Go to www.facebook.com/ClontarfGAAClub and vote for Cluain Tarbh and help us win an AIB Skills Day. Also please follow the club on Facebook/Twitter/clontarfgaa.com for our latest news. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn were 4,10,13,24. Seán Ryan and Don Palmer win €50. Next week's lotto now €3.4k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
Team of the week has to be our U15 footballers reaching the final of the B Football championship. Joint man of the match goes to Johnny Mullins and Kevin Lillis following fantastic displays. Brilliant wins also recorded last week by our U15,U14 and U13 juvenile footballers and our U12,U11,U10 and U9 juvenile hurlers. Register on www.clontarfgaa.com to view all match reports which can be accessed under extended club notes. Please support our U12,U13,U14,U15 and Minor Girls in their Shield and Championship finals next weekend. Details are on the website. The club would like to congratulate Kilmacud Crokes on winning The County Hurling Championship. Please don't forget fundraising Fashion show Thurs Oct 25th in Clontarf Castle. Fundraising quiz on this Wednesday in An Cúl Doras. You can now follow the club on Facebook and Twitter for latest news - just search for ClontarfGAAClub. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 3,7,26,29. Paul Gibson and Catherine Dwane win €50. Next week's lotto now €3.3k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
Team of the week is our U13 Hurlers defeating Scoil to retain Div 2 status. MOTM goes to Rory Goode following a brilliant display at half back. Our seniors defeated Clann Mhuire to give themselves every chance of reaching the playoffs in AFL3. Great wins at the weekend also recorded by our U12,11,10 and U9 footballers. AGM takes place Friday Nov 9th in the clubhouse. Fundraising Fashion show Thurs Oct 25th in Clontarf Castle. Tickets €15 from Marguerite(0861679110) or Karen(0876134259). The club wishes club favourite and former chairman P.J. Lynch a speedy recovery from recent illness. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 9,21,22,26. Mick McGinn and P.J. Ryan win €50. Next week's lotto now €3.2k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TOTW are our brilliant U15 hurlers winning the D Championship Final on Saturday - our 1st ever Juvenile Hurling Championship Win. MOTM goes to Jack Higgins. The U15B Footballers also had a great win in the Qfinal of The Shield. Great wins also recorded by our U14/10 Footballers and our U12/9 Hurlers. Our U15 girls won the Div3 Championship Sfinal and our U13 girls won their Div1 Shield Sfinal. Hard luck to Dublin Minor hurlers losing the All Ireland replay. Fundraising Fashion show Thurs Oct 25th in Clontarf Castle. Tickets €15 from Marguerite(0861679110) or Karen(0876134259). Thanks all who supported and organised our recycling clothes collection. Thanks also to the BBQ/salads team for hosting a great evening for the 120 cyclists on their Belfast/Dublin Charity Cycle. We extend deepest sympathy to Breeda Mangan on the death of her mother Hannah Cooper Kelleher. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a ainm dílis. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 2,6,11,30. Fidelma McGinn and Joe Goode win €50. Next week's lotto now €3.1k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
CONGRATS to our very own Maitias Mac Donncha and Conor Mullins on a brilliant Dublin Minor All Ireland victory over old foes Meath (see website for pictures). Great wins last week for our U16/13 hurlers, U15/10/9 footballers and U16/14/9 girls. Thanks to Kilmacud for organising a great U9's All Ireland 7's Football Tournament, our lads reaching the semis. For extended match reports please register on website. We wish U14 Ann Shannon well after suffering a broken wrist at weekend. Juvenile registration this week Mon/Wed 7:30-9:00pm in club. Don’t forget to bring your unwanted clothing/books to the club this Thurs/Fri 7-10pm. It’s a FREE fundraising/recycling exercise for the club - see website for what's acceptable. Fundraising Fashion show Thurs Oct 25th in Clontarf Castle. Tickets €15 on sale from Marguerite(0861679110) or Karen(08761342590. Thurs is film night 7:30pm in An Cúl Doras (Maura Devine). No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 1,8,23,29. Mick Cronin/Justin O'Flaherty win €50. Next week's lotto now €3k. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TEAM of the week has to be our U15 girls following a brilliant away win win against Foxrock Cabinteely with stand out performances from Rebecca Brennan, Alannah Hampson and Ellen Fitzpatrick. Great wins this week for our U16,15,12,11and 10 footballers. A brilliant week also for our U9 Footballers with all 5 teams registering wins. Our U13,11 and 9 girls also recorded great victories. Well done The Dublin Minor Hurlers on getting another bite a the cherry in The All Ireland on Sept 30th. Upcoming coaching workshops for CCC2 (U13 - Minor) mentors. Friday Sep 14th CCC2 Hurling with the reknowned Paudie Butler. On Friday Sep 21st CCC2 Football with Niall Cooper (Dublin Regional Development Officer). Both events are from 7:30-9:00pm on Clubhouse Astro. Superb workshops so it's essential that all mentors (Juvenile & Adult) attend. Email email@example.com. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 7,12,13,18. Conor O'Reagan and patricia Reynolds win €50. Next week's lotto now €2800. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TEAM of the week is our U16 hurlers following a brilliant win over Finbarr's. MOTM goes to Cian O'Flaherty scoring 1-5. U15 hurlers also had a great championship win against O'Tooles. Our 13A footballers drew with Mearnóg to stay top of division 2. The B's also stay top beating Scoil. U10 hurlers also recorded a fine win against O'Tooles. A great win was recorded by our U14B girls against Trinity Gaels. U13B and U12B girls had great victories over Whitehall Colmcilles and Na Fianna respectively. Well done The Dublin Minors on reaching The All Ireland Final with our own Mattias McDonagh playing a leading role. Commiserations to Jack McCaffrey and the seniors on losing out to Mayo. Thanks to Kieran McMahon and team for arranging the BBQ. Film nights in An Cúl Doras changing from 1st & 3rd Thursdays to 2nd & 4th - call Maura. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 1,3,6,26. Andrew Duane/Gavin Woods win €50. Next week's lotto now €2700. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TEAM of the week is our U16 Footballers following a brilliant win away against Kilmacud Crokes in div 1. MOTM goes to Andy Foley scoring 1-3 in a magnificent display. The U14B footballers also had a great win over Ballyboden last Tuesday. Stand out players were Robbie Murphy and Gavin Jackson. Thanks to Cuchulainn Hurling Club Armagh for visiting us last week in a challenge match in what was a mixture of U11/12's. Congrats to U13 hurlers Rory Goode, Niall McCaffrey and D.J. O'Flaherty on making their Dublin debuts in a friendly against Westmeath last week. Text Kieran McMahon (0861791120) for Dublin/Mayo tickets by Wed morning. Tickets to be collected on Friday in clubhouse 9.00pm to 10.30pm. Family BBQ in the clubhouse after match. Food served 6.00pm/8.00pm. Astro open for kids. Nursery back this Saturday. Adult members diabetes screening meeting in clubhouse this Friday 7:30pm - all welcome. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 12,14,18,26. Kevin Devine/Richie Dennehy win €50 prizes. Next week's lotto €2600. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
Ticket orders for Dublin/Mayo to Kieran McMahon (0861791120) by this Wed Aug 22nd. Nursery starts back next Saturday August 25th in St Paul's at 9:30 a.m. Thanks to St Judes for hosting us in The P.J. Troy on Sat - the catering was fantastic. We were unlucky in the 2nd round losing to Fingallians by 2 points and Naomh Olaf by a solitary point. Special thanks to U12/11 players Barry Mangan, Matthew McMahon, Jake Costello, Rory Doran and Stephen Evans for making up the numbers as we had a very depleted squad due to the holiday season. Film night in the club this Thurs 7:30 p.m. - contact Maura Devine for details. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn 8,21,23,26. Noel Wardick and Eoin O'Grady win €50x2 prizes. Next week's lotto now €2500. Support the club. Sign up now and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
WELL done the Dublin Minor Hurlers on Sunday, reaching their 2nd consecutive All Ireland Final defeating Clare. Congrats to Margaret Mohan, Stephanie Adams and Sarah McCaffrey who were involved in Dublin Minor Panel that won the All Ireland last Monday defeating Tyrone. Cork overcame a gallant Dublin team by 4-8 to 3-5 in the U16 Ladies All Ireland S/Final. Well done to panelists Katie Murray, Fiona Terry and Zoe Murphy. Thanks to the U13/14/15 hurlers that turned up to play Annaghdown of Galway before they headed to Croker. The spoils were shared in a 2-5 to 11 point thriller. Junior Hurling Championship Q/Final today Tuesday 7 p.m. against Crumlin in Pearse Park. Ticket orders for Dublin/Mayo to be sent to Kieran (0861791120) by Wed Aug 22nd. We wish the Curran's from U/11 juvenile boys all the best as they head to Chicago for next 3 years. No winner of Sunday's lotto. Numbers drawn 8,12,20,30. Sinéad Dunlea/Christy Cronin win €50x2 prizes. Next week's lotto €2400. Sign up now and support the club. Sign up now and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
CONGRATS to Jack McCaffrey on making his senior championship debut as The Dubs reached their 3nd consecutive All Ireland Semi Final at the weekend defeating Laois. Congrats also to Maitias McDonagh and the Dublin Minors, defeating Monaghan in style to win their MFC 1/4 final in Newry on Sunday. We have 3 Summer camps starting this week and running to 24th August in St. Pauls. Price reductions available for 2 or more kids. Application forms on website or email GPO Stephen Behan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Opera night in an Cúl Doras this Thursday - contact Maura Devine for details. No winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn were 13,18,23,29. Sinéad Dunlea and Robert Stokes win €50x2 prizes. Next week's lotto now €2300. Please support the club. Sign up now and play the lotto on our website. Finally the club offers sincere condolences to U13 mentor Kevin Keogh and his family on the sad passing of his sister Sandra last week, following a long battle against illness. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a ainm dilís. Support the club. Sign up now and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
TEXT Kieran McMahon 0861791120 immediately for Dublin/Laois Qfinal tickets next Saturday. Club website will update on entertainment that day. The club wishes Maitias McDonagh all the best in the All-Ireland MFC quarter-final in Newry on Sunday against Monaghan. Sarah McCaffrey, Margaret Mohan, Stephanie Adams, and the Dublin Lady Minors also have our best wishes as they play Tyrone in the All-Ireland Final on Monday Aug 6th in Birr. Football/hurling Camps for boys/girls 5-13 in St Paul’s starting next weekend are really good value so sign up now and have the kids looked after for 4 hours every day - now that's a good holiday! Discounts available for 2 or more kids. Three camps run from August 7th-24th, 10.00am-2.00pm. Application forms on website or email GPO Stephen Behan at email@example.com. No winner of last week's lotto. numbers drawn 2,15,20,27. Kevin Hoy and Ronan Kenny win €50x2 prizes. Next week's lotto now €2200. Support the club. Sign up now and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
Clontarf GAA extends sincere sympathy to executive member John Keegan and family on the sad passing of his brother Fergus following a long illness. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a ainm dilís. Congrats to The Dubs on defending their leinster Crown against Meath - text kieran McMahon 0861791120 for 1/4 final tickets. Well done Maitias McDonagh on a brilliant performance in the minors victory. Congrats also Sarah McCaffrey, Stephanie Adams and Margaret Mohan, beating Cork to reach All Ireland Minor Final. Thanks everyone that helped organise Sunday's BBQ. Football/hurling Camps for boys/girls 5-13 in St Paul’s next month represent great value. Discounts for 2 or more kids. Three camps from August 7th-24th, 10.00am-2.00pm. Application forms on website or email GPO Stephen Behan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Congrats to U16 player and U9 hurling coach Seán Giles on winning 1st prize in our GAA forecast competition. No winner of last week's lotto. numbers drawn 2,4,9,24. Daragh Fagan and Steve McNicolas win €50x2 prizes. Next week's lotto now €2100. Sign up and play on www.clontarfgaa.com
Well done to the U9 footballers who competed brilliantly and made it to the final of Div1 of The Annual Ger Canavan Tournament. Special thanks as usual to O'Tooles GAA for hosting an excellent tournament. Last orders for Dublin versus Meath tickets to Kieran McMahon (0861791120) by Wednesday Morning. Tickets must be collected on Friday between 9 and 10 p.m. only in the An Cúl Doras. Football and hurling Summer Camps open to Boys and Girls aged 5 - 13 years in St Paul’s College next month are really good value. Three separate camps running from August 7th to August 24th, 10.00am to 2.00pm. Download application forms from website or email our GPO Stephen Behan for details at email@example.com. Discounts available for early registration. Congratulations to ladies senior player Caroline O'Connell (Roban) and Dave on the birth of their son Johnny on Thurs 12th. There was no winner of last week's lotto. Numbers drawn were 11,14,19,20. €50x2 prizes go to Ruth Kyne and Jim Maher. Next week's lotto now €2k. Sign up and play our club lotto on www.clontarfgaa.com
GREAT performances last weekend from our U14 hurlers that participated in division 1 of The All Ireland Hurling Féile na nGael tournament (the 1st time ever for Clontarf in div1). unfortunately we did not qualify from the group. Papi McCaffrey deserves special mention as co-ordinator of the event for the 2 days. Special thanks to club members that hosted our visitors from Kilruane (Tipp) in their homes and the volunteers who prepared Pitch 35 both days. Thanks also to the parents who supplied sandwiches and refreshments for both days and also the players - each and every member of the Clontarf Féile squad was a credit to their club and family. Aidan Bolton also deserves mention for the plaque he kindly donated commemorating the event. There were also brilliant performances last week from our Junior A hurlers, and U16 footballers. Current GAA Forecast leader board available on website. TXT Tom McCabe for Dubs/Meath tickets at 0872264732. Commiserations to The Dublin hurlers following defeat in the championship against Clare on Saturday. No winner of this week's lotto. Numbers drawn were 5,9,26,29. 2x€50 draw been held tonight. Sign up now for future draws on www.clontarfgaa.com
GREAT performances last week from our senior and U13 footballers. Also fine wins for our U15,13 and U9 hurlers. Our U13 girls also recorded a great away win. Please support our hurlers in the National Féile this week. We play Kilruane McDonaghs (Tipperary) on Thursday @ 2pm, Sarsfields (Cork) and then Na Fianna from 11am on Friday. All games are on P34. Volunteers needed for sandwiches/cakes both days, contact Papi on 0876837581 if you can assist. Current GAA Forecast leader board available on website. Congratulations to Jack McCaffrey, a member of the Dublin squad that beat Wexford in LSFC on Sunday. Ticket orders for Dubs v Meath in to Tom Mc Cabe at 0872264732. Best wishes to the hurlers against Clare in Cusack Park this Saturday. No winner of this weeks's lotto. Numbers drawn 1,3,15,18. Kieran McMahon and Robert Stokes win €50. All Ireland tickets winner Kevin Hoy. Jackpot next week €1,800. Sign up now for future draws on www.clontarfgaa.com
TEAM of the week goes to our Junior Hurlers following great performances against St. Josephs O'Connell Boys and Sylvesters. MOTM is awarded to the old man himself Noel Wardick! Great performances also last week from our U14,U13,U11 and U9 footballers recording superb wins. For Dublin football and hurling tickets in the coming weeks call Tom McCabe @ 087.226.4732. Dublin Orthodontics Mini League Finals Day was a great success. Thanks to Matt, Ollie and the BBQ crew for all their work. Mentors social night this Thursday in An Cúl Doras. Seniors play St Monicas on Wednesday at 7.30pm on P35 in important league game. Senior Ladies play Parnells in important knock out Championship game on Wednesday in St Davids at 7.30pm. Up to date GAA Forecast leader board is on website. No winner of this weeks's lotto. Numbers drawn were 9,18,25,27. €50 prize winners are Michelle Forde and PJ Ryan. Sign up now for future draws on www.clontarfgaa.com
TEAM of the week is our brilliant U9 hurlers with 4 wins out of 5 games on Sat. MOTM goes to Christian Mocanu, scoring all 9 goals in the win over St. Finians on Sat. Great wins also were recorded by our Junior A footcallers, U11 hurlers and U9 girls on their 1st away trip against Foxrock/Cabinteely. We wish Enda Heneghan, wife of Finbar and mother of Juveniles Eamonn and Barry the very best following a dreadful accident whilst away on holiday - keep getting better Enda. Upcoming dates for your diary: Sat 23rd Dublin Orthodontics sponsored Mini League Finals in St Pauls. Thurs 21st Opera Night (call Maura Devine). Follow Weekly Club Lotto on web site or be there for the draw in An Cúl Doras @ 9p.m. every Sunday. Please sign up and support our lotto. GAA Forecast leader board also on website. Best of luck to Dublin hurlers v kilkenny next Sat.
TEAM of the week is our U13 footballers following a magnificent victory over St Judes to go top of division 2 in style. Joint MOTM are Sean McCullagh and Eoghan Doody following fantastic displays. Great wins recorded by our U10 and U11 footballers. Important dates: Thurs14th/Mon18th Ireland €uro games live in An Cúl Doras. Astro open both days so bring the kids. Thurs14th Nursery Mentor social night. Sat 16th Dublin Orthodontics sponsored Mini League Finals. Thurs 21st Opera Night (Maura Devine). Dublin Hurlers v Kilkenny - Bus to Portlaoise Sat 23rd June - bookings to John Keegan 086-8289665. Weekly Club Lotto now live on web site. First draw Monday June 18th. Please support. GAA Forecast leader board also on website. Thanks all those who helped steward The Viking Festival last Saturday. Introduction to Ladies Football Workshop for Mothers on Friday night at 7.30pm in the clubhouse. Finally condolences to long standing member Martin O'Meara whose brother Daniel passed away recently. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.
CONGRATS to The Dubs on a successful start to the defence of The All Ireland. Team of the week is our senior footballers following a brilliant victory over Na Fianna in the league. MOTM is Shane Doyle. Senior Football Championship v Maurs this Thurs Rolestown @ 7.30, please support. U13 hurlers also recorded a memorable victory against local rivals Scoil. Best wishes to Gavin Hodson who suffered an arm injury in 1st half. Hard luck to Rebecca Brennan who played for Dublin U14's in Leinster Final losing to Meath. Thanks all volunteers that helped preparing and running the BBQ Sunday. Important dates: Sun June 10th €Championship Finals, Ireland v Croatia. Thurs June 14th Ireland v Spain (7.45 kick-off both games). Astro open for kids/complimentary finger food both days. New HD TV on view. Arrive early with family to secure best seats. Nursery Mentor Drinks June 14th. Please support An Cúl Doras during these events. Lotto launched last weekend - available website Wed June 6th. Championship f/cast leaderboard updated weekly on the website.
Team of the week is undoubtably our magnificent U16 footballers defeating a gallant Kilmacud Crokes by 3-12 to 2-8 in The A Championship Shield Final. Goals from Jordon Mulvaney, Andy McLean and Stephen Smyth put the lads on the road to a memorable victory. Great performances also last week from our U14 hurlers and footballers, our U13/12 footballers and our U11 hurlers. Our U15's,14's and U9's girls also recorded memorable victories. Well done to our minor girls on winning their league in style with 9 wins out of 9. Important dates coming up. Next Sunday The Dubs v Laois followed by family BBQ at the club 6:30-8pm. Bars open upstairs and downstairs and Astro open from 5pm. Tell your friends and please support. Keep an eye on our club diary to see what we will be doing in An Cúl Doras to coincide with our €championship fixtures. Sat June 16th is Dublin Orthodontics Mini League Finals Day. GAA Forecast leaderboard will be available this week on the website.
Team of the week are our U15 footballers following a brilliant away win v St. Judes. MOTM goes to the ever improving Bill Perryman, amassing an impressive 1-7 on the day. Also fantastic displays last week by our U16 and U12 footballers. Our U16 hurlers also recorded a brilliant away win v Thomas Davis. The lady minors and U12's also recorded good wins. For the minors Ciara Plunkett, Katie Murray and Sarah McCaffrey impressed. Commiserations to our U14 hurlers who were most unlucky in An Féile at the weekend. Patrick Smyth put in an amazing performance in goal and was tournament player of the day. Special thanks to Kilmacud for hosting the event. Diary date this week at An Cúl Doras: Thurs May 24th mentors social night. Sun 3rd June Dublin play louth in the Leinster Championship. For tickets call Kieran McMahon @ 0861791120 before next Monday. Thanks to all who entered our GAA Forecast competition. Leaderboard available soon on our website..
Fantastic performances last week from our junior hurlers, U11, U10, U9 Boys and our ladies seniors, minors and U16's. Special thanks to Paudie Butler / Stephan behan for a highly successful hurling workshop on Friday night for CCC1 mentors and also to our U11/12 hurlers for demonstrating the drills (video on website later). Thanks to all volunteers for making Lá na gClub and the BBQ such a great success on Sunday. Diary: Thursday May 17th Opera Night (Maura Devine). Friday May 18th golf outing in Howth (Neil Hyland 0872319420). Sat May 19th Champions League and Heiniken Cup Finals live in An Cúl Doras (new big screen on display). Thurs May 24th mentors social night (Tim O'Mahoney). Don't forget football forecast forms now in circulation and can be downloaded from website. Seniors play 1st round of championship this Wed 18:45p.m. in Parnell park v Peregrines. Junior's have away championship match v Brigids this Tuesday 19:15p.m. Ladies play Intermediate Championship away to Kilmacud on Wed evening. All support very much appreciated.
TEAM of the week is The Dublin U21 All Ireland Footballers following a brilliant All Ireland win over Roscommon on Sunday with our own Jack McCaffrey playing a pivotal role. Congrats also to Sarah McCaffrey and Margaret Mohan following The Dubs victory over Meath in the Leinster Ladies Minor ‘A' championship final last Saturday. Great wins last week for our minor hurlers and our U16 footballers. Commiserations to our U14 footballers for under achieving in the Féile at the weekend. Also a special thanks to all our volunteers for making An Féile a great success up at The Rose Gardens. All competing teams were very complimentary about the quality of our pitches. Dates for your diary: Fri May 11th hurling workshop with Paudie Butler (U8 to U12 mentors). Sun May 13th Lá na gClub on pitch 34/35 plus BBQ (Mick Cronin). Thursday May 17th Opera Night (Maura Devine). Thursday May 24th mentors social night (Tim O'Mahoney). Don't forget that football forecast forms are now in circulation.
Team of the week is our U9 footballers beating St Vincents this weekend. Notable performers were Killian Keogh, Samuel Byrne and Mark Heanue. Good wins also recorded from our U16,12 and 11 juvenile boys. Good wins also achieved by our U13 and U12 juvenile girls. Important diary dates (contact details in brackets): Wed 2nd May Ladies Fashion Night (Marguerite Walsh). Thurs May 10th Gahan Meats Cookery Demonstration (Ollie Mangan). Sun May 13th Lá na gClub/BBQ (Mick Cronin). Annual GAA forecast competition starting soon - please support as this is a major fundraiser - entries just €10. Thanks to those who attended An Féile table quiz fundraiser on Friday night. We wish Clontarf's Jack McCaffrey the best of luck in The All Ireland U 21 Final v Roscommon this Saturday. Junior A Football Championship today Tuesday away to St. Brigids, Junior B Football Championship away to Ballyboden Thursday. Please support if you can. Finally the club wishes Yvonne Casey a speedy recovery following a recent illness.
Team of the week has to be our Girls U14B squad after winning their Féile final on Saturday in Parnell Park. Commiserations to our U14A squad on just losing out in their division 2 final after extra time. Brilliant performances over the past week from our junior footballers and also our juvenile boys at U14,13,12,11 and 9 levels. Our U14 footballers had a vital div 1 win over Na Fianna in a game of the highest standard in St Annes to move top of the table. Our U13 footballers also had a fantastic away win beating a well fancied Naomh Mearnóg side with a great 2nd half scoring blitz to move top of division 2. Our juvenile girls also recorded great wins at U12,11,9 and 8 levels. Please see extended club notes for match reports. Congrats to Dublin U21's and our own Jack McCaffrey following their defeat of Cork in The All Ireland Semi Final on Saturday. www.clontarfgaa.com
Congrats to Mathais McDonagh who played for The Dublin Minor Footballers in their win over Carlow in the 1st round of the Leinster Championship last Saturday. Congrats also to our Dublin Ladies Minor panelists Stephanie Adams, Sarah McCaffrey, and Margaret Mohan following their victory over Laois in The leinster Championship last week. Special thanks to Kilkenny star Paddy Hogan, Dublin star Peter Kelly and our GPO Stephen Behan for running our Hurling School Of Excellence Camp last week. Keep an eye on clontarfgaa.com for some excellent snaps of the kids etc. We wish a speedy recovery to India Dalton who broke her arm at The Easter Camp last Wed. Mentors night is in the club this Thurs - turn up, have the craic and meet your fellow colleagues. Girls Football Féile is in Portmarnock this sat april 21st. We have 2 teams competing for the 1st time so please turn up and support the girls.
Thanks to Dubs Michael Dara MacAuley, Dean Rock, Darragh Nelson, Johnny Cooper and GPO Stephen Behan for running football school of excellence last week. Congrats to Jack McCaffrey and the Dublin U21 team that defeated Louth, winning Leinster title last Wednesday. Remember school of excellence hurling camp this Tue/Thurs 14:30-16:30 for U13/14/15/16 in St Paul's. Kilkenny star Paddy Hogan and Dublin star David "Dotsey" O'Callaghan will run the show. Still a few spaces available - register and play on the day. Thanks to all volunteers that helped re sod the goalmouths on pitches 34/35 on Good Friday. Keep an eye out for March issue of An Tarbh that is been distributed at present. Upcoming dates for your diary: Film night this Thursday @ 7.30pm in An Cúl Doras (call Maura Devine). Mentors night in club Thurs week 19th April. Finally sincere condolences to Maureen Keegan and Margaret Traynor on the sudden passing of their brother Mick. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis. www.clontarfgaa.com
The Senior Mens Footballers recorded their third league win on the trot with a (0-11,0-8) victory over St Pats of Donabate, thanks to a storming final 20 minutes. Our Senior ladies recorded a fine cup win over Fingallians and now meet the same opposition in the league this Wed, pitch 35, 7:30pm, please support. Both U16 Football teams recorded good win's at the weekend, the A's over Castknock in Div 1 and the B's over Ballinteer, thanks to (3-1) from Sean Giles. U13 Footballers also recorded A and B team wins. U12A Hurlers defeated Raheny and Stars of Erin this week, while the B's performed well despite a defeat to St. Annes. U11 Hurlers battled well against 2 strong Kilamcud sides. The U16 and U15 girls both recorded excellent victories, while the U12 Girls A team defeated Plunketts to remain unbeaten in their league. Thanks to all who organised and supported the Fun Race night in the bar on Fri. Easter Camp bookings can still be made, contact GPO Stephen Behan on 086-4062452.
Adult hurlers are teams of the week following brilliant wins over St Maurs and Wild geese. Club GPO Stephen Behan running football coaching workshop Fri 30th in club 7.45pm - 9pm for CCC 1 and girls (8-12 ages). Race night starts immediately after. Club running 3 Easter Camps for boys/girls at nursery/juvenile level in football, hurling,camogie. Advanced Football Camp with Dublin stars Ger Brennan and Michael Darragh MacAuley Tue 3rd – Thurs 5th April. Advanced hurling & camogie camp with Kilkenny star Richie Hogan and Dublin hurling star Dotsy O’Callaghan Tue 10th – Thurs 12th April. Football & hurling skills Easter Camps for boys/girls 5-13 yrs Tues 10th – Fri 13th April with GPO Stephen Behan. Deadline for advanced camps reg is Friday. Forms on www.clontarfgaa.com. The death has occurred of Mark Teeling, brother of adult hurler Eoin 'Chico' Teeling. To all the Teeling family we offer our deepest sympathy. Our thoughts are also with the Stynes family following the passing of Dublin legend Jim. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a n-anamacha dílis.
The club are running 3 Easter Camps this year for boys/girls at nursery/juvenile level in football, hurling,camogie. Advanced Football Easter Camp with Dublin stars Ger Brennan and Michael Darragh MacAuley Tue 3rd – Thurs 5th April. Advanced hurling & camogie Easter camp with Kilkenny star Richie Hogan and Dublin hurling star David ‘Dotsy’ O’Callaghan Tue 10th – Thurs 12th April. Football & hurling skills Easter Camps for boys/girls 5-13 yrs Tues 10th – Fri 13th April with our GPO Stephen Behan. Forms now on the website. Awards night: Congrats to Senior men's player of the year Sam Harkin, senior ladies player of the year Fionnula Kennedy, junior A hurler of the Year Robbie Stokes. See extended clubnotes for full list of awards. Clubhouse dates March:Thurs 22nd fashion night. Fri 30th race night. Please inform family/friends. Brilliant pics of kids with SAM available.See www.clontarfgaa.com for details. Finally the club would like to offer sincere condolences to the Murphy family on the death of Tony who passed away Wednesday.Tony was father of Clontarf U16, minor and Dublin captain Zoe Murphy. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.
Great results over the past week for our senior, junior, U16, 14,13,12,11 hurlers/footballers and our U14 girl footballers. The senior's recorded a great win away to Brigid's making it 2 out of 2. Team of the week goes to U14 boy's footballers following a brilliant win against Plunkett's to keep their division 1 title aspirations alive. MOTM goes to Darragh McCaffrey following a brilliant defensive display. See extended club notes for match reports. March Social Calendar: Thurs March 15th Opera night 7.30-9.30p.m. Fri March 16th adult player’s awards night. Sat March 17th Paddy's night in clubhouse - beidh ceol agus craic - please inform parents and friends. Thurs March 22nd fashion night. Fri March 30th race night - please promote with parents and friends. See club diary on website for possible time/date changes. Nursery goes ahead on Paddy's day. Mentors night last Thurs a great success. Thanks Timmy and Ollie for organising. Pictures of dinner dance/SAM's visit to Áras Chluain Tarbh now on website.
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Great wins in hurling at the weekend for our adults,U14,U13 and U11 juvenile boys.Good wins also in football for U12's/U9's.Ladies also recorded good wins at minor and juvenile level.Team of the week is our U13 ladies juvenile team beating Kilmacud for the 1st time in division 1.MOTM goes to Aoibhe Bell for a great display of score taking.See extended clubnotes for comprehensive match reports.Well done to Jack McCaffrey on a great game for the Dublin 21's v Wexford last week and good luck next Wednesday v Laois in Parnell Park.Important dates for your diary.Thurs March 8th mentors social night in clubhouse.Fri March 16th adult players awards night (very popular annual event).Sat March 17th special Paddy's night in the club with music and craic - please promote with parents.Thursay March 22nd Ladies Fashion Night , Friday March 30th race night, please also promote with parents.See club diary on website for times/changes to these dates. Dinner dance Pics and SAM's visit to Aras Cluain Tarbh now on the website.
Fantastic wins this weekend for our senior, junior, U16, U14, U13 footballers and also our U12/U11/U9 hurlers.Team of the week is our magnificent U16 footballers following a well deserved away win over local rivals St. Vincent’s. We wish Conor Murphy and Aaron Casey a speedy recovery following serious facial injuries sustained during the game. See extended clubnotes for all match reports. Pictures of Sam's visit to the clubhouse available on website. Membership subs overdue. No pay no play deadline is March 1st. Registration forms on website.For club merchandise and gear An Siopa opens from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday’s and Thursday’s. Congrats to Dublin Minors Sarah McCaffrey, Stephanie Adams and Margaret Mohan on Dublin’s win over Offally yesterday in the Minor Ladies Leinster Championship. We now have a 'Club Events Calendar' on website and encourage everyone to make use of it. Finally Clontarf extends sincere sympathy to the O’Hanlon family on the death of Joseph (Tony) at the weekend. Tony was grandfather to current players Ross and Neil. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis
Thanks to all for attending The Annual Dinner Dance on Saturday. A truly brilliant night and guest of honour SAM didn’t let us down. Special thanks to Patricia Reynolds for organizing the event. Congratulations to Kieran McMahon on winning club person of the year award. Pictures of Sam's visit to the clubhouse now on website. The Opera/Film nights will start on Thursday 1st March at 7.30 p.m. in the Clubhouse starting with Puccini's tragic story La Boheme. Admission €5 includes a cuppa - call Maura Devine @ 0879016430. Club GPO Stephen Behan will present 'An Introduction to the skills of Hurling' on the clubhouse astro on Fri 24th 7:30-9pm. Membership subs now overdue. No pay no play deadline is March 1st. Registration forms on website. Team of the week goes to our U14A footballers beating Ballinteeer away with a depleted side to keep up their winning start to the year.Next up a top of the table clash with St. Brigids. See extended clubnotes for all match reports. For club merchandise and gear an siopa opens from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.
Important upcoming events:SAM visiting club this Sat.Schedule has been circulated to mentors and is on website.Dinner Dance also that night in Clontarf Castle and SAM is guest of honour for the evening.Some tickets still available.Call Patricia(0872337534).Coming to Clubhouse soon popular opera films – see next week for details or call Maura Devine.Membership subs now overdue.No pay no play deadline is 1/3/12.Registration forms on website.Team of the week goes to our U13A footballers winning away 4-6 to 2-8 against Thomas Davis.MOTM goes to keeper Eoin Gaine with 3 crucial point blank saves.U21 Hurlers lost a high scoring championship semi final away to Naomh Mearnóg.Thanks to all those who came and supported the lads.See extended clubnotes for all match reports.Finally well done and congrats to Katie Murray,Fiona Terry and Zoe Murphy (captain) on making the Dublin U16 squad.Congrats also to Rebecca Brennan on being selected for the U14 squad.
Team of the week is our U15 footballers.Having struggled last year they won a very exciting div2 opening game against Castleknock.Cian Giles netted at the death ensuring victory for this great bunch of lads.For all match reports see extended clubnotes/website.Important upcoming events:SAM visiting club Sat Feb18th.Schedule will be on website and circulated to mentors in coming days.Dinner Dance is that night in Clontarf Castle and SAM is guest of honour so bring your camera.For tickets call Patricia(0872337534).U21 Hurling Championship semi final next Sat away to Naomh Mearnóg 2.30 pm.Please support.Ladies night in club on Friday was a great success.Thanks to all involved in organizing the night.Membership subs now overdue.Registration forms on website.Finally the club offers sincere sympathy to the Sheehy family on the passing of Joan.Joan's husband Jim was a founder member of the Club and Jim Jnr. was on the first Club team.Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.
Remember Annual Dinner Dance Saturday 18th Feb Clontarf Castle.Prices reduced from €65 to €55.SAM is guest of honour.For tickets call Patricia Reynolds (0872337534).Tickets for Dubs games can be collected in clubhouse this Friday 9.00pm.Team of the week is our magnificent U21 hurlers that won their Championship qfinal against Good Council at the weekend by 1-8 to 1-3,despite going a goal down in the 1st minute.Our half backs dominated for the last 15 minutes and ensured Counsel couldn’t make inroads despite their best efforts.Next up Naomh Mearnóg.Well done to Noel McCaffrey on winning mentor of the year award at The Chairman’s night on Sat which was sponsored by BPM Estates.Noel is a former All Star and has been a great servant to both club and county over a great many years and the award is richly deserved.Please support An Cúl Doras – open from 9pm during week and from 6pm on Sunday.Club shop open Tuesday and Thursday 7-8pm.Adult membership subs now due.
Sincere condolences to the Carr family and Round Towers GAA,Clondalkin on the untimely passing of young player Ciaran Carr who died suddenly while training on Friday.Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.Some important dates for your diary.U21 Hurling Championship quarter final v Good Counsel next Saturday January 28th at 2.30pm in Galtymore road.Please support the team.Chairman Mick Cronin’s night is this Saturday 28th January in clubhouse.Please note that this event is invite only.Annual Dinner Dance Saturday 18th February Clontarf Castle.Prices reduced from €65 to €55.SAM will be guest of honour for the evening.For tickets call Patricia Reynolds (0872337534).Dublin football and hurling league matches start soon in Croke park.Please see Hill 16 website for details and prices.Could members please purchase tickets through the club as Clontarf receives commission on all tickets sold.For tickets call Kieran McMahon (0861791120) before 28th January.Social GAA continues every Wed 9-10pm on club astro.Contact Derek (0868213286). Adult membership subs now due.
Important diary dates.Chairman’s night Sat 28th Jan in clubhouse. Annual Dinner Dance Sat 18th Feb Clontarf Castle.Prices reduced from €65 to €55. SAM will be star guest for evening.For tickets call Patricia Reynolds (0872337534).Spring series of matches start soon.4th Feb Dublin v Kerry and Kildare v Tyrone.11th Mar Dublin v Armagh and Dublin v Cork (Hurling).24th Mar Dublin v Donegal and Dublin v Tipp (Hurling).Prices as follows.For 3 game package stand €30 adult and €10 juvenile.Hill €30,no juvenile concessions.Single game tickets €13 adult,€5 juvenile.Members please purchase tickets through club as Clontarf receives commission on all tickets sold.For tickets call Kieran (0861791120) before 28th Jan.The Executive would like to welcome new GPO Stephen Behan to Clontarf and wish him every success in his new role.An Siopa open every Tue/Thurs 7- 8pm for club merchandise etc. Please support An Cúl Doras.Opening times Mon/Sat from 9pm and from 5pm Sunday.Social GAA continues every Wed 9-10pm on club astro.Contact Derek (0868213286).Adult subs now due.
A very happy new year to all club members and best of luck to all teams for the upcoming season. Adult subs renewal letters have gone out. Please ensure that you sign and return ASAP. An upcoming date for your diary is the Chairman’s Night, which is been held in the club on 28th Jan. Thanks to neighbours Naomh Barróg for hosting our u14 footballers in 2 friendlies last Saturday. The A’s won narrowly while the B’s lost out by a similar margin. Anyone hosting boys for this year’s hurling féile must return Garda vetting forms ASAP. Finally the club would like to offer sincere condolences to Uachtarán Cluain Tarbh Stephen Ó Móráin, his sister in law Regina and family on the death of his brother and former member Liam late last year. Liam was a former PRO and helped produce our 1st Tarbh magazine celebrating our 21st anniversary. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.