Road Safety Awareness day, Friday 4th August McCaughey’s Service Station

RSA are having a road safety awareness day on Friday 4th August at McCaughey’s Service Station on the N2 at Broomfield from midday to 7pm.

Experience simulated virtual situations and experience first-hand the dangers of driving and texting and driver fatigue.

· See how driving environments and speed affect your braking distances on the brake reaction timer.

· Learn about tyre safety

· Practice you driving skills on car, motorbike & bicycle simulators.

· Take a road safety quiz in the activity zone.

· Practice the driver theory test on board.

· Test your fancy footwork by dancing to the Safe Cross Code in the activity zone.

· Practice your safe cycling skills on the state of the art bicycle simulator.

The Rollover Simulator which is a car body fitted to a rotating hydraulic platform will allow you to experience a half or a full rotation, to show how it would feel if you were in a car which turned over in a collision and the lifesaving benefits of wearing a seatbelt.

Club Notes 18th July

Fun in the Park: This week our Fun in the Park initiative was in Cresent Hill where everyone involved had great craic! Well done to all involved especially the boys and girls who participated. A special mention to all the coaches and players who attended and helped out in any way – it showed great community spirit
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Club Notes 11th July

Faughs Summer Camp: Our annual McMahons Centra Faughs Summer Camp takes place on the 9th-12th August. This promises to be a great event for the children from around our locality. Application forms for the camp will be available at training over the coming weeks and also in McMahons Centra & Supervalu. Continue reading

Club Notes 27th June

RFL: In an entertaining game of football, the Faughs hosted Aughnamullen in Div1B, Rd8 of the RFL. Played in damp conditions, Aughnamullen got off to a blistering start registering 1-03 without reply after only 5 minutes. The Faughs then rallied and came back strong to lead 1-08 to 1-04 at half time. Continue reading