St Patricks GAC Portaferry club notes

December 04, 2017

Lotto - numbers 6, 8, 9, 16. Consolation prize of £30 to Cheryl Masterson. Next weeks draw on 06/12/2017. Jackpot now £5150. Thanks for the continued support, £1 to enter.


Christmas Draw - all details on club Facebook page. There are great prizes to be won. Tickets are £1 or a book for £5. There will also be an auction for signed Galway and Tipperary shirts on Sunday 17th December. Everyone Welcome.


Hurling Coaching event will take place in Portaferry on Tuesday 12th December 7.15pm to 9pm. This is an integral part of the overall Coach Up-skilling Strategy and it is important our club is represented at this event. It consists of 2 parts, Part 1 focus on session planning and the use of coaching resources such as  Part 2 is an indoor practical session focusing on coaching through games, breaking down and rebuilding key skills. This is free of charge. Anyone wishing to attend from our club need to confirm their place with Niall Magee 07843911072, by Wednesday 6th December.


Cowpat has been cancelled until further notice. If you have purchased a ticket, you will be given your money back.


Wanted - Folks, we still have vacant manager/coaching positions. These positions are U6 Camogie, u16 Camogie, Minor Camogie. Does anyone know of any interest in these? Ask around, spread the word. Think of the future of your club, these young players need help and guidance. It will make you feel so good seeing young players progressing with your support and help. Get involved. If interested, contact Niall Magee.


Juvenile Presentation took place on Saturday, and a great night was had by all. Galway Hurler Conor Cooney was the special guest, thanks to Conor for giving up his time, thanks to Karol Keating of Peninsula Sports for sorting this out. Thanks also to Fr Mulholland, Maria McNally, all the coaches, all the players and anyone who helped on the night. We have a great bunch of young players and we must help them in every way possible to progress as players and as persons. Big thanks to Liam McVeigh for taking photos, these are on the Club Facebook page. 


Club AGM - is on Sunday 10th December at 2pm. This is your club, come and have your say. Think you can add something to the club, or do better than others, then take on a position. Nomination forms will be available in the Park and on the club website.


Strictly Come Dancing - will take place on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th January, doors open at 7pm. Tickets are £15 and go on sale on Sunday 14th January at 12.30pm in the Club. It is strictly over 18s. The dancers are flat out training and preparing to put on great shows. Thanks to them for giving their time and efforts.


Notices - if anyone has birthdays, special events, notices they would like published on Facebook, email [email protected]


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