Club Notes February 27th

Well Done: Well Done to everyone involved in the recent National League match against Tyrone staged under the lights at St. Mary’s Park. Plenty of patrons gave glowing praises about the access and the facilities which goes to show the hard work of everyone involved in the planning and execution of the event.

Well done and get well soon to our groundsman Patsy who unfortunately got injured in the leadup to the match – hope we see you back at St. Mary’s soon Patsy!

Congratulations to our own U10 boys who represented Monaghan at halftime. They all put in a fanstastic shift: Joe, Ben, Theo, David, Cormac, Canice, Eoghain, Callum, Tim, Sean and Brion.

Date for Diary: Saturday 7th April, 4pm, Muckno Park. The McDermott Family are holding a Pyjama 5K in memory of their little angel Lucy. All monies raised will go to Laura Lynn who offered huge support to the McDermott family and continue to offer support to families across the country as they face the greatest battles of their lives. The day promises to be full of fun, so we encourage everyone near and far to come and take part.

Monaghan GAA ‘Club All-Stars Awards’: The awards night takes place on Friday 2nd March in the Glencarn Hotel, Castleblayney. It is going to be an occasion where Gaels right across the county will come together to show their appreciation and applaud club players for without them and the many others like them there would be no sport.

Monaghan GAA Easter Camps 2018 – Online Booking Now Available:

Monaghan GAA are now taking online bookings for this year’s Easter Camps. For more information see the Monaghan GAA website (www.monaghangaa.ie)

Dates: 3rd, 4th & 5th April

Times are from 10am to 2.30pm daily

4 Venues – Clones, Magheracloone, Ballybay & Scotstown

€40 per child, with €35 for every child after

Free Hoodie for each participant

Suitable for children aged between 5 – 12 years of age, boys and girls

Training:

(Weather permitting)

Girls U8/U10: Monday’s 6.30 – 7.30pm Our Lady’s astroturf.

Boys U9: Thursday’s 6.30 – 7.30pm Our Lady’s astroturf.

Boys U11: Thursday’s 7.30 – 8.30pm Our Lady’s astroturf.

New players are always very welcome.

Fixtures:

RFL Div1B Rd1: Faughs v Aughnamullen, Saturday 3rd March 4.00pm

SFL Rd1: Faughs v Scotstown, Saturday 10th March, 5.00pm

Club Notes: If you have any notes or events to be included in our Club Notes, Twitter and/or Facebook pages please send an email to Pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie or send a message to either our Facebook or Twitter account or contact Philip on 0879201381. Please be aware that no notes will be accepted after Monday night.

Club Notes February 8th

Cairde:There will be a Cairde meeting this Thursday 8th February, 8.00pm at the pitch, not lasting more than 30 mins. If you are interested in helping to develop Cairde, then please come along.

Date for the diary: Watch out for an information night coming up soon (no date has yet been set) which will be an open invite to all Faughs (both old and young). .

Well Done: Well done to all of our juvenile coaches who attended a fantastic session in Castleblayney College gym. Lots of great advice about games and coaching were passed on so we can expect big things from all our teams this year, especially our juveniles!
If you would like to be part of the coaching group or just would like help out with any of the teams just give Brian a call on 086 233 4287.

Juvenile Training: With the playing season not far away, training will be commencing within the next few weeks for our juvenile teams. Keep an eye out over the next while for start dates, times and venues.
Please remember that new members are always very welcome.

National League Match: On Saturday February 24th we will be hosting the Allianz National League game against Tyrone in St. Marys Park. The match will be played under the lights with a throw-in at 7.00pm.

Monaghan GAA are running Beginner Courses in Coaching and Games Development in the new year. These are great courses to attend for aspiring coaches and managers, and include a Child Protection Workshop as well as lots of practical work and games workshops.

Venue&Dates: Magheracloone, 9th/10th February

Please contact Brian Sherry or Keith Hanratty for more information about any of the courses.

Club Notes: If you have any notes or events to be included in our Club Notes, Twitter and/or Facebook pages please send an email to Pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie or send a message to either our Facebook or Twitter account or contact Philip on 0879201381. Please be aware that no notes will be accepted after Monday night.

Club Notes 1st February

Cairde:There will be a Cairde meeting on Thursday 8th February, 8.00pm at the pitch, not lasting more than 30 mins. If you are interested in helping to develop Cairde, then please come along.

Monaghan GAA Season Tickets for 2018 are now on sale and open for renewals. Season tickets provide a huge number of benefits – for any queries in relation to the GAA Season Ticket please contact seasonticket@gaa.ie.

Well Done: A big well done to our senior player Brian Flanagan who scooped the hurling Senior Player of the Year award at the county awards ceremony. Congratulations Brian!

Watch out: Watch out for an information night pencilled in for February 20th at Iontas which will be an open invite to all Faughs (both old and young). Keep an eye out over the next few weeks for more details.

National League Match: On Saturday February 24th we will be hosting the Allianz National League game against Tyrone in St. Marys Park. The match will be played under the lights with a throw-in at 7.00pm.

Monaghan GAA are running Beginner Courses in Coaching and Games Development in the new year. These are great courses to attend for aspiring coaches and managers, and include a Child Protection Workshop as well as lots of practical work and games workshops.

Venue&Dates: Cloghan, 19th/20th January; Magheracloone, 9th/10th February

Please contact Brian Sherry or Keith Hanratty for more information about any of the courses.

Club Notes: If you have any notes or events to be included in our Club Notes, Twitter and/or Facebook pages please send an email to Pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie or send a message to either our Facebook or Twitter account or contact Philip on 0879201381. Please be aware that no notes will be accepted after Monday night.