Club Notes 08/04/21

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot of €3400. Numbers drawn were 1, 11, 15 & 22. Lucky dip winner was Celine Nugent Lurganmore . Next weeks draw is worth €3500. Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

Fundraiser : Tickets have been going really well for our big draw. Thanks again to everyone who has already supported and for those who haven’t yet got around to it, tickets are widely available through players and committee members or online on www.winanewcar.ie. Keep liking, tagging and sharing on our social media sites so we can get can get the message to as many as possible and make this fundraiser a huge success. All proceeds are towards the new development which will provide top facilities for our current players and future generations to come.

Pitch: Please refrain from using the pitch as it is still closed under current guidelines

Return to play: Light at the end the tunnel maybe as our juveniles may be allowed back for some form of training. Important everyone gets registered on returntoplay.gaa.ie so we can hit the ground running. Coaches are busy preparing for this and are posting updates on your teams Heja app. Make sure notifications are turned on and start getting active now.

Membership: Thank you to everyone who has completed their membership to date. 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.

Nudie Burger: Watters Diner Watters Londis & Circle K, Castleblayney have launched the Nudie Burger. For each burger sold, €1 will be donated to Castleblayney Cancer Society. So feeling hungry, don’t want to cook, then get yourself one of these and show your support for a great cause.

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

Club Notes 01/04/21

Lotto: No winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot of €3300. Numbers drawn for this week were 5, 8, 24 & 28. Lucky dip winner for this week was Catriona Malone, Lackafin. Next weeks draw is worth €3400. Continue playing and supporting your club by playing at www.castleblayneyfaughs.com or at the lotto boxes located in the town

Fundraiser: Tickets are now widely available for our major draw both via online on www.winanewcar.ie and with players and committee members. Don’t miss out and get your tickets early. Thank you to everyone who has already supported the draw an remember to keep Liking and sharing on our social media sites so nobody misses out. The development is a huge undertaking by the club and is vital in ensuring we have excellent facilities for our players and all future generations to come.

Faughs in Conversation: Last weekend saw the latest installment of our Faughs in Conversation. Special guest for the evening was the legend himself Eamon McEneaney. Another fantastic evenings entertainment was had and thanks to Eamon and our host Stephen Dignam for giving us something to look forward to on weekends. Stay tuned to social media for details of the next installment.

Membership: Thank you to everyone who has completed their membership to date. 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.

Pitches: Please note that the pitch still remains closed until further notice. The pitch is still recovering from the wet winter and also in line with current guidelines will remain closed until it is safe to do so. Thanking you for you cooperation.

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

Club Notes 25/03/21

Lotto: There was no winner of this weeks jackpot worth €3200. The numbers drawn were 7, 15, 23 & 25. Lucky dip winner this week was Mark O’Connor, The Cresent. Next weeks jackpot is €3300. Continue supporting the club by playing online at lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com or alternatively at the various lotto boxes situated in town

Fundraiser: Exciting times at the Faughs over the last week with the much anticipated launch of our major fundraiser. Feedback so far has been exceptional with the launch video starring our own Nudie Hughes and Declan Loughman earning rave reviews both far and wide. Many thanks to the guys and all involved for making the launch a huge success. With a super list of prizes, be sure and not miss out and buy early online @ www.winanewcar.ie. Tickets have also now been distributed amongst our players and committee members. All funds raised going towards finishing our new development. We encourage you all to visit our social media sites and keep sharing our page as with the help of everyone, we can without doubt achieve our targets for this fundraiser.

Faughs in Conversation: Faughs in Conversation returned last weekend with special guest for the evening been the one and only Gerry Fitzpatrick. Once again hosted by Stephen Dignam, it was another highly entertaining evening. Stay tuned to social media for details of the next installment of Faughs in Conversation. The link as usual will be available by contacting Stephen on stephendignam75@gmail.com and it will be posted on the Friday prior to the event.

Membership: Thank you to everyone who has completed their membership to date. 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.

Pitches: Please note that the pitch still remains closed until further notice. The pitch is still recovering from the wet winter and also in line with current guidelines will remain closed until it is safe to do so. Thanking you for you cooperation.

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

Club Notes 18/03/21

Major Fundraising initiative launched on St Patrick’s Day: Castleblayney Faughs are running a massive draw with €54K of prizes to giveaway – besides a top prize of a the new state of the art Toyota CH-R Sport plus €5000 in cash, there are 10 runner up prizes of €1000 each and also at various stages for the duration of the draw there will be spot prizes for ticket holders totaling €4000. So we encourage everyone far and wide to get in early and avail of the more chances to win. The draw is to take place in June 2021and ticket prices are €20 for one or three for €50. To enter, just go to www.winanewcar.ie and follow the instructions. The aim of this draw is to complete the new development at St Mary’s Park so as to enhance the experience, to create more room and invest in the ever growing numbers of young players in castleblayney faughs. Supplied by Marron’s Garage, Castleblayney the all new 2021 Toyota CH-R Sport is a fantastic car packed with plenty of technology and safety features with stylish looks to boot. So be sure to get out there and purchase your tickets now and be part of securing excellent facilities for our future generations.

Lotto: No winner of this weeks Lotto jackpot of €3100. The numbers drawn were 2, 8, 20 & 28. Lucky dip winner was Seán McDonald c/o Seans Bar. Next weeks draw is worth €3200. Keep playing and supporting your club on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

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.

Pitches: Please note that the pitch remains closed until further notice. After all the recent poor weather, the pitch needs time to repair so it is ready for the date we are all so anxiously waiting for. Thanking you for you cooperation.

Condolences : Castleblayney Faugh’s wish to extend our deepest and heartfelt sympathies to the McMahon family on the passing of their dear mum, Maureen. Mrs McMahon was a huge supporter of the club her whole life and this love for the club and GAA has been passed down to her children and grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by all those who knew and loved her. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam.

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

Club Notes 11/03/21

Lotto: With last week’s lotto going, this weeks jackpot began at €3000. The numbers drawn were 6, 12, 18 & 23. There was no winner. Lucky dip winner this week is Vincent McDonald, Crescent Hill. Next weeks jackpot is €3100. Keep playing on lotto.castleblayneyfaughs.com

Farney Sismsa Challenge: The Farney Sismsa challenge is now in full flow and there is still plenty of time to submit a piece. Remember it is running every day in march right up to and including the 31st of March. Everyday entrants videos and submissions will be posted monaghan gaa’s social media platforms. Households can take part in one or all of the following: Song as Geailge no as Bearla
Art. Huge scope here Theme can be Gaa / March/ Gaeilge / St Patricks Day
Tune, Comhra (can be a good news story as Gaeilge or Sean Focail)
Recitation, Dance, Local Heritage (Landmarks, Cures, Superstitions, Traditions in the Family, down memory lane etc) this can be text and photos or audio. All entries will be posted on Monaghan GAA social media.
Videos, taken landscape, and recordings are to be max of 2 mins of duration. Any queries text 0860602195

Stay posted: Exciting times ahead as our fundraising committee are close to launching their major Fundraiser for the year, to raise funds for their new development. With some brilliant prizes, it’s one not to be missed. Stay tuned to your social media sites as its going to be big.

Faughs in Conversation: Last weekends installment again was a huge success with Aiden Tavey and Derek Sullivan being the main guests for the evening. The event continues this weekend. Stay tuned to social media for details of this weeks guests. The link as usual will be available by contacting Stephen on stephendignam75@gmail.com and it will be posted on the Friday as per last week. The interview will start at 8pm on Saturday 13th March.

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.

Referees: Monaghan gaa are currently seeking additional Referees for the upcoming season. Courses are currently been prepared with no exact dates released yet. Anyone interested, don’t be shy and contact by email to secretary.monaghan@gaa.ie or private message on Castleblayney Faughs Facebook page and we will be happy to forward on any details.

Pitches: Please note that the pitch remains closed until further notice. After all the recent poor weather, the pitch needs time to repair so it is ready for the date we are all so anxiously waiting for. Thanking you for you cooperation.

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