Monday, April 18, 2016

Ferrybank GAA - Weekly Notes


This coming Sunday April 24th sees the Angela Burns Memorial 10K Fun Run/Walk commencing at 11am from the Ferrybank GAA grounds. Registration take place this coming Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 7pm-8:30pm, and also this Saturday morning from10am-12pm. Registration on Sunday morning itself will take place from 9am.

Entry fee is €10 per Adult & €2 for under 12's. We would encourage everyone from runners, joggers, walkers, pram pushers to come along and enjoy this great day out. Car parking on the day will be in the Ferrybank Shopping Centre, with entry via the Bellfield estate. If anyone would like to contribute any buns, cakes, Biscuits, sandwiches, etc. for the afters, it would be greatly appreciated, and you can drop them down to the Ferrybank GAA field on Saturday April 23rd from 2pm onwards. For more information you can go to You can also download the application form from So get those runners ready and it’s all systems go for next Sunday.


Tickets are still available for the April Déise Draw, which takes place on Friday April 29th. Following three winners in last month draw (including the top prize of €10,000) tickets can be purchased at €10 per month from Tony Power 086 416 9215, Pat O' Meara 087 210 8890, Nicky Heffernan 087 672 4212, and with 29 cash prizes on offer each month, who knows it could be you. So why not purchase a Ferrybank Déise Draw ticket, and you would be supporting Gaelic games in Ferrybank as well.
(Picuted below - March Déise Draw winner, Ann Hendy, been presented with her cheque for €10,000 by Tomas 'Foxy' Carew, who sold the winning ticket. Also pictured are Tony Power, Ferrybank GAA Déise Draw Committee, Declan O’Meara, Chairman, Déise Draw, Billy Carew, Nicky Heffernan, Ferrybank Déise Draw Coordinator, Declan Howard Ferrybank GAA Déise Draw committee, picture Luke Myers)


Every Saturday morning from 10am-11am in the Ferrybank GAA field, there is training for boys and girls, aged 5 and 6 years old. Everybody is most welcome to attend and enjoy this fun filled morning.