Wednesday, July 6, 2011


GOLF CLASSIC: With just over a day to go to this years Gerry Ryan memorial Golf Classic at the Waterford Golf club, please ensure that you have the correct Tee off time, by contacting Andy Ryan on 086-3938993, and Andy will confirm same with you. Lets hope the day will stay fine for all the Golfers taking part. Dont forget the evening enterainment will take place, with Pat Cooney providing the music, also the prizes for the winners will also be handed out on the night. There will be free Bus transfer from Flynns Bar at 9pm to the Golf club, and the bus will be returning at intervals, dropping you off at your location. So all in all a good day is assured.

Please note all applications forms for the summer camp must be returned by this Saturday July 9th. Printed copies can be obtained from Peggy Ahearne-Rockenham, Shane Ahearne- Silverwood, Brenda O' Neill- Abbey Park, Garry Ryan- Rockenham, Gemma O' Neill- Farmlea, or the forms can be downloaded at The fee for the summer camp is £25 for Ferrybank members and £30 for non members. If you are interested in becoming a helper/coach please contact Shelia Doyle or Rosemary Heffernan or e-mail your details to All helpers/coaches must be 16 or over and available to attend the pre-camp induction. The summer camp will start on Monday July 18th to Friday 22nd July from 10am to 2pm.

Our under 16 Footballers were defeated last Monday night by Affane in their opening game in the county Bord Na Og on a scoreline of 3-10 to 3-4. Trailling by 2-6 to 2-3 at half time, Ferrybank missed some good opportunities of scores, which their opponents took there's when given the chance. TEAM: David English, John Ahern, Alex Kinsella, Mark O' Brien, Jeff Lawless, Cian MacCaothmaoil, Shane Morrissey, Eoin Faulkner, Greg Kinsella, Robbie Carew, Kevin Fell, Jono Brown, Shane Meagher, William Tyler, Jack Wicks, Davy Atkins, Paul Carew, Tiernan Morrissey, Darryl Griffin, Izaak Power.

Calling all volunteers. Ferrybank Gaa club will be holding a field tidy on Saturday 9th July starting at 11am. If you have a spare hour or two on Saturday morning, please come along, and we will be giving the dressing rooms & Garage a good cleaning out. Also the side of the banks will be strimmed down. We look forward in seening you there.

The very best of luck to star hurlers Cormac Heffernan & Damien Ahern who will be involved with the Waterford Minor Hurling team for Sundays Minor final against Clare. The two lads played a huge part in the semi-final win over Limerick, and no doubt will give it their all on Sunday. Best of luck lads, and indeed the whole team.