Club Notes 26/02/21

Lotto: Lotto numbers for this week were 10, 17, 20 & 30. There was no winner. Lucky dip winner was Leslie McDonagh, The Crescent. Next weeks draw is worth a mighty €9200. Keep playing Faughs lotto online at lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com or alternatively at the lotto boxes at various locations in the town. All money raised going towards our new development so we ask all to continue making the effort to support the club.

Faughs in Conversation: Faughs in Conversation is a series of online chats with Faughs players and personalities from the past and present, hosted by Stephen Dignam. We hope this will pass the lockdown evenings and will raise a few eyebrows along the way.We will delve into their past, present and future involvement with the Faughs and wider GAA community. They’ll be tasked with identifying the Greatest Game they’ve been involved in; The 5 Greatest players they’ve faced; &, maybe controversially, the 5 Greatest players they’ve played with.First up is Declan Loughman, who needs little introduction and we can’t wait to get started next Saturday 27 February at 8pm.To get linked up to the event just text Stephen on 087 2246579 or email stephendignam75@gmail.com

Last Man Standing: The club would like to thank everyone who supported the last man standing Fundraiser. We are sure there was plenty of eyes on results over the weekend. Remember if you were unlucky not to make it through week one, you have the option for one last chance to try your luck and buy back in for week two. Give it a lash and again thank you for supporting.

Pitches: A reminder that the pitch remains closed at the minute both due to Covid 19 and also the need to repair itself after all the poor weather conditions.

Well done: Congratulations to all our club coaches and members who completed first aid training with Noeleen Boyle this week. The club would like to thank Noeleen for delivering an excellent course.

Membership: That time of year again were our club memberships is due. As per everything else at the minute, the setup is different with club memberships and registrations been completed online. The breakdown of membership for the year is as follows, Adults 100 euro, Student 60 euro both of which include gym use. Juveniles 30 euro, Cairde 300 euro which includes player membership fee. Non player rates are as follows Adult 50 euro, Adult social – for walking track only 25 euro, Family 100 euro. Pay online by logging in and registering on returntoplay.gaa.ie or alternatively drop it into a sealed envelope at the various lotto boxes located in the town. Anyone with any issues or questions, contact the treasurer on 0879186640.

Condolences: Our sympathys go out to the family, friends and relatives of Victor Boyd and John McArdle who recently passed away. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam

If there are any notes/events you wish to have published as part of our notes please don’t hesitate in contacting Brendan Carr on 0872926456 or by emailing pro.castleblayney.monaghan@gaa.ie