Club Notes 13th August 2017

August 12, 2017

The AHL4 team play Lucan Sarsfields away in the Junior A Championship playoffs on Saturday 19th August at 6.30pm. The AHL9 team are away to Whitehall Colmcille on Sunday 20th August at 3pm.

A big thank you to Dublin Aerospace for their very kind sponsorship of our under 15 LGFA kit and windcheaters for both LGFA and camogie teams. A huge thanks also to Paula Deegan for organising the sponsorship. A presentation of the equipment took place in the Dublin Aerospace hanger in Dublin Airport on Friday 11th August.

The 2nd & 3rd summer camps are taking place from Tuesday August 15th to Friday 18th August and Tuesday August 22nd to Friday August 25th. Online payments are no longer being accepted but payments can still be made in the club office. Forms can also be downloaded from the Club website http://www.stfinians.com/content_page/220269/ and are available in the Club Office.

Please email your orders for the All Ireland Football Championship Football Semi Final Sunday 27th August to stfiniansgaaclubswords@gmail.com or text Maree McDonough 087 617 6687 by 8pm Monday 14th August. NB – only fully paid up adult members and Juveniles playing on adult teams can order tickets through the club. Ticket price details are on the Club Facebook page, the new Club Website and have been circulated to club members by email.

The Nursery (4-5 year old boys and girls) & Academy (6-7 year old boys and girls) sponsored by Sky Handling Partner will resume on Saturday 9th September at 10am & 11.30am respectively after the Summer break. New members are always welcome. We are always looking for parents to become involved in coaching also.

As some of you already know, Club GPO James Devlin will be leaving St Finians at the end of August. The Juvenile Structures within the club are in excellent shape as a result of James’s efforts both on the pitch and in Holy Family & Holywell schools and the Club would like to thank James for all of his hard work over the past 8 years and wish him & his wife and Adult Ladies footballer Emma, best wishes for the future as they head for Abu Dhabi. There will be a farewell party with DJ & music upstairs in Peacocks on Saturday 19th August from 8:30pm until late, to mark James’s & Emma’s departure.

Well done to Ciara Buchanan from the Adult Camogie Team who was selected on the Dublin Team in the All Ireland Premier Junior Camogie Semi final versus Kerry in Limerick on Saturday.

St Finians GAA Club extends best wishes to former player and Chairperson Declan Murphy who got married to Nicola Fitzpatrick on Saturday!

There are Aerobics & Fitness classes taking place in the Clubhouse Activity Room on Monday, Wednesday& Friday evenings. For further details, please contact Bernie at 0851359766.

Club Lotto - The club lotto jackpot on the 11th August was €2400 and the numbers drawn were 8, 16, 17, 26. There was no winner. Lucky Dip Winners of €40 were Una Woodruff, D Daniels, Mickael Wallman, Anne Nolan. Next week’s jackpot is €2500.

The club bingo takes place this and every Friday upstairs in Peacocks at 8.30pm. The jackpot is €1500!

The Club Shop is open on Saturday mornings only from 11am to 1pm during July & August. Check out the latest price list on the club website www.stfinians.com/content_page/10025579/ . Club Shop vouchers make excellent presents.

Please submit news items, fixtures/results to be included in the club notes to pro.stfiniansswords.dublin@gaa.ie by 6pm on Sunday evenings.

If you would like to be kept up to date with the latest news from St Finians GAA Club, please send your email address to pro.stfiniansswords.dublin@gaa.ie .

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